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09:06
09:06

URSB Starts Mass Registration of Informal Businesses in West Nile Norbert Mao 1 3

The mass business registration campaign, branded "kiri easy, formalize today," aims to enroll 873,546 businesses by the end of the 2026/27 financial year.
10:17
10:17

Arua District Struggles To Contain Surge in Child Abuse Cases 3 1

According to records at the Child and Family Protection Unit at Arua Central Police station (CPS), the district registered 327 cases of child abuse between June and December 2023.
10:26
10:26

Over 200 Civil Servants Threaten to Sue Arua District Over Arrears 1 2

Represented by Godfrey Ondoma of Alaka & Company Advocates, the civil servants claim that despite the Ministry of Finance Planning and Economic Development's directive to pay the arrears by October 31, 2023, the district has not complied.
07:28
07:28

Five Arrested for Causing UGX 99M Financial Loss to Gov’t 1

In a statement released on the official X account (formerly Twitter) on Wednesday, the Inspectorate of Government said the suspects acted contrary to Section 20 (1) of the Anti-Corruption Act, 2009, and caused financial loss to the government of Uganda exceeding 99 million Shillings.
08:13
08:13

Arua District Moves to Operationalize Idle Multi-Billion Health Facility 1 4

Paul Bishop Drileba, the acting Arua district Health officer told Uganda Radio Network-URN that the landlord has already handed over the keys of the facility after the district agreed to pay his outstanding balance in the coming financial. Drileba, further noted that all the necessary staff and equipment are in place to kick start the operationalization of the facility.
13:47
13:47

Arua Woman in Custody for Dumping Baby in a Pit Latrine 1

Preliminary reports indicate that the husband of the suspect denied the pregnancy which prompted her to induced labour and dump the baby in a pit latrine over fears of losing her marriage in case it was confirmed that the baby was for a different man.
15:37
15:37

Four Arrested in Arua Over Theft of Construction Materials 2 3

Josephine Angucia, the West Nile Region police spokesperson, says that the suspects were intercepted at night by the locals while attempting to transport the stolen iron bars using a Fuso Lorry registration number UBE 301Y to an unknown destination.
11:52
11:52

Over 1000 Girls Defiled in Arua in Six Months Arua District 3

Stephen Eguma, the Arua District Probation, and Welfare Officer, says that most of the affected girls are of school-going age. He says the perpetrators of the vice are mostly relatives of the girls who are supposed to take care of them.
17:47
17:47

Four Students Arrested Over Malicious Damage 1 3

According to police the fight was sparked on Saturday shortly after the declaration of results for the just concluded Arua district post-primary athletics championships held at Ajono primary school grounds in Vurra sub-county in which Okufura secondary school was declared the overall winner.
07:41
07:41

Over 190 Civil Servants in Arua Go Without Salaries for Three Years 3 4

Bilal Abuja, a teacher who was transferred from Mvara secondary school in Arua to Oriajini Secondary school in Terego district, says that he is demanding over Shillings 7 million in salary arrears.
06:58
06:58

Counter Terrorism Officer Wanted for Shooting Civilian in Bar Brawl 2

The suspect is Assistant Inspector of Police, Fred Acedri, who is attached to the Counter-Terrorism Police in Para. He is wanted for shooting Michael Edema on the left thigh following a misunderstanding in a bar on Monday morning.
15:28
15:28

Family of Gunshot Victim Demands UGX 15M Compensation URA 4 3

Phillian Anguni, a resident of Anzuu village in Vurra sub-county Arua district was shot on the right thigh on September 5 near Opia Health Centre III. The URA enforcement team from Padeya in Zombo district was returning from Arua city.
12:34
12:34

Gov't Faulted over Failure to Fulfill Pledge to Construct Classroom at Arivu SS 2 6

In 1993, President Museveni laid the foundation for the construction of a fully furnished classroom block and a dormitory.
17:39
17:39

Arua Hospital Releases Corpses to Relatives Without COVID-19 Test Results COVID-19. 4

Manasseh Anziku says its is only the clinicians where the patient was managed who can advise on how to proceed with the body from the time of death to the funeral.
11:53
11:53

Leaders Split over Location of Arua District Headquarters 5

The district executive committee resolved on March 9th 2021 that Arua district headquarters be relocated to Odumi in Vurra sub-county instead of Arivu Sub-county.
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