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14:15
14:15

Kumi Residents Mark 59th Independence Without Water 2 1

David Asubu, a resident in Kumi town says it is needless to celebrate Uganda’s Independence when people cannot have access to basic things like water. He challenged the authorities to ensure that water is made available and affordable to communities regardless of their status.
10:42
10:42

Selection of New Kumi Diocese Bishop Starts 2 1

Bishop Odurkami on Monday said that the process had started with the election of church council members from the parish level that will form the diocesan synod.
11:42
11:42

Motorists Protest Poor State of Roads in Teso UNRA Soroti Station 3 2

The roads troubling motorists include Soroti-Amuria-Kapelebyong, Soroti-Serere-Kagwara, Old Mbale Road, Ngora Road, Kalaki- Kaberamaido Roads, Lwala-Kaberamaido Road, Bukedea-Kolir Road, Kumi- Ongino-Malera Road and Mukongora-Ngora Road.
18:45
18:45

Operation on Illegal Power Connections Paralyzes Business in Kumi Kumi Municipality 3 2

During the operation, more than 100 business premises were closed as the owners fled on seeing UMEMEM staff accompanied by the police. At
08:47
08:47

Christians Protest Against Kumi Caretaker Bishop, Charles Odurkami 3 1 Top story

Harriet Acom, a Christian from Alungia says that she is disappointed with the caretaker Bishop for failing to traverse the diocese to seek views of other Christians in the diocese.
14:06
14:06

Police Deserter Arrested for Impersonating NDA Staff drug inspection 1

Engwedu and Dr Martin Okello were allegedly carrying out illegal operations and confiscating drugs in Osera, Kapokin, Akum and Akide under Ongino sub-counties.
11:18
11:18

Strange Disease Destroys Cassava Gardens in Kumi cassava diseases 3 3

The disease affects the plant as it matures causing the tubers to rot in the garden. When uprooted, the tubers taste bitter with a foul smell.
11:19
11:19

How the Consecration of Rev. Okunya Failed 2 1 Top story

“In the second round of the nomination exercise, the now-retired bishop also attacked one of the candidates, Rev. Captain Moses Okello as Illuminati, a thief, who had stolen his keys and stole a letter that was published in the press, Red Pepper, relating the Bishop-elect Okunya’s standing as a married man,” the letter reads.
10:14
10:14

Local Leaders, Residents Clash Over Location of New Sub Counties kyere sub county 2

The decision by the former sub-county councils to allocate land for the construction of the sub-county headquarters have remained a subject of contention in Ongino and Kyere. Although the affected sub-counties are not the only ones that were split to create town councils in their respective districts, the two are under the spotlight.
06:43
06:43

Kumi Diocese Clergy Lack Requisite Qualifications for Bishop's Job 2 1

Bishop Odurkami, who was responding to issues relating to the ongoing standoff between the Province and Rev. Charles Oode Okunya, said that the embattled priest enjoys the support of several clergies that he noted received training under his leadership during his tenures as the principal of the bible college in Kumi.
11:39
11:39

Lack of Equipment Hampers Emergency Services at Kumi Hospital Kumi Diocese 3 1

The hospital lacks a general anaesthesia machine, operation lights, sanction machine and operating tables.
09:06
09:06

Former Kaberamaido RDC Begs for Financial Assistance Kumi District 1 1

Oonya, who quit his job last year to contest in the National Resistance Movement primary elections for the Kumi County parliamentary seat, was involved in a motorcycle accident on January 31st, 2021 while collecting information on the presidential elections in Anyara Sub County.
10:00
10:00

Kumi Candidates Disagree on the Relocation of Tally Center 2020/2021 election 2 1

Jackson Odong, an Independent candidate and Robert Ocen, the FDC flag bearer for Kumi Municipality MP note that unlike the District Council Hall which is spacious, the new tally center is small and agents and other people could be barred from witnessing vote-counting in Kumi in the guise observing SOPs for COVID-19.
15:15
15:15

EC Officials Halt Issuance of Voter Location Slips in Kumi Kumi Municipality 1 3

Because of the personal details on the slip, the Electoral-commission advises that each voter picks their personal slips from the EC teams that are already in the field. However, in Kumi Municipality some politicians and their agents allegedly overshadowed the exercise by collecting several Voter Location Slips supposedly belonging to their supporters.
16:12
16:12

Stop Using Foreigners to Attack Us - Amuriat Foreign nationals 2 1

According to Amuriat, after being pepper- sprayed at Buwaya Village, on his way to Tororo district on Monday, he is still suffering deep pain especially after his eyes that couldn’t see for five hours. He told his supporters that he wears two pairs of glasses to try to protect him from the substances he is being sprayed with during the attack.
16:32
16:32

Tumukunde's Pledge of Market Construction Excites Kumi Traders Kumi District 3 1

Tumukunde, who concluded his four- day campaign trail in Teso told traders that the market is one of the components of development in an area which he notes employs many people
12:58
12:58

Financial Constraints Hinder FDC Candidates in Kumi 2 1

James Oluka, the FDC flag bearer for Kumi LCV seat says he has failed to print campaign posters since he was nominated two months ago.
13:32
13:32

Hundreds Blocked from Kyagulanyi’s Rally in Kumi Over Masks Kumi Municipality 1 1

Francis Masereka, the Officer in Charge Operations at Kumi Central Police Station ordered his men to turn away whoever doesn’t have a mask. He said that they had received strict orders from their bosses to ensure that COVID-19 prevention guidelines are enforced to the dot in Kumi.
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