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16:58
16:58

Kitgum Youth Protest Delayed Release of YLP Funds 3

Led by the Kitgum Municipality Youth Councilor Noe Opoka, the enraged youth from Pager; Central and Pandwong Divisions demanded explanation from the Municipal Community Development Officer, Michael Kilama why there has been delay to disburse funds meant for 17 groups.
10:47
10:47

Okuti Border Market to Transform Northern Uganda 1 5

The market is among the six markets identified by government to be turned into international border markets. The others are Katuna in Kabale, Bwera in Kasese, Mutukula in Rakai, Malaba in Busia, Elegu in Amuru.
18:16
18:16

Kitgum Councillors Protest Refusal by District to Host Labour Day 1 3

The CAO, in her January 30th reply to the Ministrys Permanent Secretary argued that the district will be overwhelmed as it was hosting the 38th Tarehe Sita anniversary on February 6, and subsequently International Janani Luwum Day on 16 February.
20:21
20:21

Child Mothers Overwhelm Kitgum Hospital Health Management 3

Despite the absence of statistics to illustrate the magnitude of the problem, Sr. Ayaa says the rampant cases of teenage pregnancies continue to cause deaths due to labor associated complications.
15:03
15:03

Explosive Fragments of War Still a Threat in Acholi 2 1

The fragments of the war, according to the army include military weapons and ammunition like bombs, rockets, artillery shells, mortars, landmines and grenades, among others, that were used by the fighters but failed to detonate as intended.
13:54
13:54

Rehabilitation of Kitgum Airfield Starts 1 2

Moses Kapolon, the Kitgum Deputy Chief Administrative Officer says that Civil Aviation Authority - CAA engineers have conducted a feasibility study and have recommended further redevelopment of the airfield.
19:05
19:05

Koboko Clerics Regret Archbishop Janani Luwum Murder idi amin dada 2 1

Luwum was killed on February 16, 1977, amid accusations of being an agent of the exiled former president Milton Obote, and for planning to stage a coup. Before he was murdered, he had personally delivered a protest note to President Idi Amin against arbitrary killings and unexplained disappearances of civilians and soldiers.
14:33
14:33

Pictorial: 38th Tarehe Sita Anniversary Celebrations in Kitgum kabamba barracks

The celebration was held under the theme: UPDF and the People: Consolidating the Peace for Sustainable Development and Prosperity. Prior to the day, the Army Week was launched on January 29 and the UPDF conducted symbolic civil military activities in the whole country, with main activities taking place in the eight districts of Acholi sub-region of Kitgum, Agago, Pader, Gulu, Amuru, Lamwo, Nwoya and Omoro.
20:17
20:17

Kitgum DPC Transfer Excites Residents, Politicians 1 3

The transfer comes days after a petition by Kitgum Resident District Commissioner Christopher Omara against the Kitgum district police leadership which he accused of negligence of duty, extortion from members of the public and insubordination.
13:35
13:35

45 South Sudan Refugees Flee Fresh Insecurity at Home 1

The refugees are said to have originated from Geria County, Torit State in Eastern Equatorial Province in South Sudan. They reportedly entered Uganda through Apiritii boarder-point in Madi-Opei sub-county.
09:33
09:33

Security to Mediate Capernaum Church, Community Dispute 1 3

Pastor Josephine Aketo Olak, the Overseer of the Church, says the proposed mediation is long overdue, adding that she had earlier on attempted to initiate dialogue in vain.
14:01
14:01

Kasingye Criticizes Kitgum Police for Working in Isolation 3 1

Kansingyes dissatisfaction stems from a petition to police headquarters in Kampala by Kitgum Resident District Commissioner, Christopher Omara citing insubordination; negligence and brutality of some police officers.
17:56
17:56

Kitgum Leaders Protest Presence of Karamojong Herdsmen orom sub county 1 4

Over 300 herdsmen from Rengen sub-county in Kotido have invaded 15 villages in the two sub-counties grazing at least 1,000 animals in search for water and pasture. The incursion has threatened the security of the host community.
14:34
14:34

Aswa River Police: Prof. Latigo Safe 1

Jimmy Patrick Okema, the Aswa River Region Police Spokesperson, says the accident occurred at around 3:30pm on Wednesday in Adak village in Lumule along Kalongo- Kitgum Matidi road.
15:55
15:55

Kitgum RDC to Name, Shame Corrupt Officers the penal code act 3 1

Kissinger Oryem, a politician in Kitgum Municipality has welcomed the development but is skeptical the strategy will yield results.
12:50
12:50

Kitgum Records Slight Improvement in PLE Performance 5 1

Out of the 1,600 candidates who sat for the exams, only 153 attained first grade in the 91 schools in the district. Of those, 149 scored first grade from the 18 Municipal schools while 4 other first grades were from the 73 schools outside the municipality.
11:44
11:44

800 Women in Kitgum Undergo Free Cervical Cancer Screening 1

Betty Lamunu, the Executive Officer of the foundation says that up to 471 women were screened from St. Josephs Hospital and a total of 384 were screened at Kitgum government hospital.
20:19
20:19

Irate Mob Petition Kitgum RDC Over Police Brutality 1 3

On Thursday, another resident Jackeline Anek, the village secretary for finance and mobilization was arrested unclothed and bundled into police patrol car. The angered residents now want unconditional release of the suspects and immediate transfer of District Police Commander, ASP Moses Oola.
12:53
12:53

Karimojong Herdsmen Invade Kitgum for Grazing Land 1 4

Annually, prolonged drought forces the cattle keepers to stray in bordering districts which sparks conflicts on natural resources.
11:05
11:05

Market Vendors Sue Kitgum Municipal Council over Relocation 1 2

The vendors through their lawyer, Opwonya Company Advocates argue that the process to transferring the traders to a temporary site at the airstrip in Pandwong Division did not cater for all the traders. They also argue that the site is unsuitable for business because its open surrounding and distance from the business centre.
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