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11:40
11:40

Completion of Arua Hill Mini Stadium Set for October 2023 1 2

In the agreement with the then municipality now Arua City, the project works began in 2019 and were expected to be complete in three years which target was not achieved.
10:38
10:38

Proposed Arua City Monument Draws Protests 1 5

According to the design, the monument is expected to be 49.5 meters high and will comprise three giant advertising screens, a museum, a coffee restaurant, and a viewing tower among others. However, the residents say the monument could turn into a blackspot for accidents because of obstructing road users.
16:45
16:45

Arua Central Division Town Clerk Relieved off His Duties Arua City 1 2

Paul Batanda, the Arua City clerk says that he received instructions from the Permanent Secretary (PS) Ministry of Local Government, Ben Kumumanya to relieve Wanje of his duties. He has since appointed Zubeda Shida Olekua to serve as acting town clerk.
09:59
09:59

Arua City Rejects Directive on Barifa Eco-tourism Project Arua City council 1 4

Juliet Mubi, a Public Relations Officer at NFA regrets the delayed issuance of a permit for the proposed development by the Arua City authorities. She says NFA followed the right procedure in leasing the forest land to Oguzu.
13:00
13:00

Despicable: Unoccupied Stalls at Arua Main Market Misused as Latrines Arua City 3 1

The vendors in the market suspect that the despicable practice is being perpetrated by intruders, especially at night. They say that the suspected intruders normally sneak into the market in the evening and hide inside some of the unoccupied stalls on the first floor and thus get locked inside the market.
10:40
10:40

Arua Leaders Concerned About Slow Progress of Arua Hill Stadium Construction Works Arua City council 2 3

The construction of the facility was expected to be concluded by June 2021. However, the developer asked for additional time to complete the works following COVID-19 challenges. Although the project was expected to be ready for a phased opening to the public by March 2022 this has not happened.
06:55
06:55

14 People Die After Drinking Potent Gin Arua City 1 2

The death started occurring on Friday until Sunday morning while several other victims are hospitalized. According to police, seven of the deaths occurred in Mvara and Oluko suburbs in Arua city and seven others in Madi Okollo district.
10:42
10:42

Change of National Grid Extension Deadline Angers West Nile 4 1

Dr. Paul Onzubo, the district health officer of Maracha says unreliable power has greatly affected the quality of health care and urged government to fast-track the grid extension to avoid more people losing their lives in hospitals due to power blackouts.
14:06
14:06

Arua Filling Stations Lose Sales to Street Fuel Vendors Arua City 2 1

Bosco Abani, the manager of Moise fuel station located along Ediofe cathedral road says their daily sales have drastically fallen due to the presence of relatively cheap fuel being sold on the streets.
08:54
08:54

Arua Struggling to Recover UGX 12.4b Emooyga Funds West Nile 1 4

According to records at the Micro Finance Support Center, over 14 billion shillings was disbursed to Emyooga SACCOs in the sub-region as seed capital, but, only shillings 1. 54 billion shillings has so far been recovered by the SACCOS as of July this year.
12:38
12:38

West Nile Residents Collect Signatures Over Irregular Power Supply 1 3

Mercy Munduru, one of the lead petitioner, said they have so far collected more than 200 signatures from concerned citizens in region and their ultimate goal is to ensure connectivity to the national grid.
10:45
10:45

Leaders Defy Minister’s Order to Suspend Toilet Fees at Arua Market Arua Central Market 1 3

While issuing the directive in a meeting with Arua city leaders on July 22, 2022, the Minister noted that vendors should not pay the toilet fees because it is the responsibility of the council to provide the services to the people in the city.
19:04
19:04

Residents Storm Arua City Offices Over Urban Cash for Work Funds 1 4

Elias Opi, the LC I chairperson of Jacinto cell choose road maintenance as their project but they were surprised to learn that their project has been changed without their notice.
07:26
07:26

Minister Orders Arua City Leaders to Vacate New Market Arua Central Market 1 3

Ahmed Miria, the Secretary Arua Market Vendors Association said there was gross misconduct and corruption during their allocation of spaces in the new market.
12:52
12:52

Arua Residents Demand Sensitization on Physical Development Plan Arua City 5 1

Grace Namuli, a nurse at Ombidrodria Health Centre III in Ayivu Division says people are lacking information regarding the new draft physical development plan despite efforts by the city to display the plan.
16:57
16:57

Over 50 Left Jobless as Gaagaa Bus Company Closes Operations 1 1

The company closed its booking offices in Rhino Camp Road in Arua City, sending all the workers home. Gerald Angurini, a former Gaagaa ticketing officer, says that he now does any type of work to survive due to the high cost of leaving.
08:38
08:38

UGX 8bn Arua Value Addition Plant Lies Idle 1 2 Top story

Sharon Tiko, a produce dealer in Lobida food market, says that they are yet to see the relevance of the facility ever since it was commissioned by the president.
07:52
07:52

Ministers Order Audit of Arua City Parish Development Model Funds 4

Sam Wadri Nyakua, the Mayor of Arua City expressed disappointment over the criteria used by the city officials to select the 54 SACCOs that are supposed to benefit from the program.
14:08
14:08

MPs Order Three Arua Officials Investigated for Paying Ghost Staff 1 2 Top story

The trio is accused of paying more than Shillings 10 million to fifteen staff that neither appears on the Integrated Personnel and Payroll System- IPPS register nor had the necessary documentation on their personal files.
14:17
14:17

Security Foils Planned Arua Central Market Vendor's Demo 1 3

On Monday, the vendors wrote to Arua City Police Commander informing him about their planned demonstration on Tuesday. The vendors attempted to prevent officials from opening the market around 6 am.
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