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07:15
07:15

Residents Suspend Use of Oxen for Ploughing Over Insecurity Cattle theft 1 4 Top story

John Lowal, a resident of Kangole, says that their cattle are only secure in the protected kraals and the community is scared of releasing oxen for ploughing for fear of falling victims to rustlers. Lowal says that the raiders have a tendency of ambushing communities while they are in their gardens and take away their animals.
10:40
10:40

TB Patients in Napak Skip Treatment over Lack of Food 1 3

Many parts of Karamoja are food insecure due to a combination of factors including the renewed cattle rustling and prolonged drought.
23:14
23:14

New Farming Technology Gives Hope to Fight Hunger in Karamoja Napak District 3 1

With funding from USAID, NaSARRI has introduced six new varieties of sorghum, millet and green grams, their yields have impressed residents in Napak District. This, according to experts, will reduce hunger crisis in the region that is heavily dependent on food aid from World Food Programme.
10:54
10:54

Napak Farmers Demand Tractors as Rain Season Sets in agricultural inputs 1 4

The farmers who are getting seeds from Operation Wealth Creation, OWC, NUSAF 3 and partners are worried that their seeds might not get ample rains since they don’t have any means of opening land apart from using hand hoes.
11:38
11:38

Karimojong Street Girls Relocate To Nairobi karamoja sub region 3 1

Linos Lokorwa, the Napak District LC V Vice chairperson says he recently learnt that Karimojong children are now heading to the neighboring Kenya to work mostly in Somali homes.
12:12
12:12

Hunger: Another Person Dies In Napak napak district

Another person has died of hunger in Napak district raising the number deaths to six in the last two weeks. Seventy-five year-old Lokorio Lina, a resident of Naoi village, Lopei Sub County collapsed and died after being given a mug of local sorghum brew to help sustain her life.
13:03
13:03

Government Orders Napak-Katakwi Leaders to Resolve Boundary Dispute karamoja

Migereko issued the directive after leaders from both districts failed to resolve the border conflict involving their districts.
17:51
17:51

Wildfires Destroy Pasture In Karamoja bush burning

Fire has destroyed large tracts of grassland in Karamoja giving rise to fears of conflict between pastoralist communities amid an already serious food security crisis.
10:27
10:27

Napak Farmers Embrace New Irrigation Scheme

Some members of the more than 1,800 households to benefit from the project say that for long the adverse weather situation in Karamoja had always frustrated farmers in the region during critical stages of crop development.
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