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08:58
08:58

Land Wrangles Threaten Food Security in Nebbi District 1 3

Collins Oromchan Jalachida, the LC3 chairperson of Erussi sub-county, attributes the surge in land conflicts to the region's increasing population and insecurity over land tenure.
12:40
12:40

Nebbi District Seeks Land to Upgrade Erussi Health Center 2

The Ministry of Health directed the district to expand the facility, currently situated on 1.5 acres of land, in compliance with a presidential commitment made during the 2011 general elections to upgrade the health center.
23:56
23:56

Nebbi Farmers Battle Invasion Of Cotton Bollworm 2 1

Alex Openjinimungu, a cotton farmer in Parombo Sub-county says that the Bollworms have destroyed several acres of cotton plantation which has forced some farmers to abandon cotton growing for other food crops like cassava.
10:32
10:32

Delayed Renovation of Classrooms Hinder Learning in Nebbi Schools 3 1

Alfred Ombaga, the head teacher of Paceru primary school says that following last month’s disaster, teaching and learning have been greatly affected, especially during the current rainy season in which lessons often end prematurely as teachers and pupils run in disarray to seek shelter in other classrooms.
12:46
12:46

Nebbi Teachers Dodge Classes Over Multiple Loans 4

According to education authorities in the district, most of the affected teachers borrowed between two to three loans from money lenders, microfinance institutions, Savings and Credits Cooperative Societies (SACCOS), as well as commercial banks and have failed to repay.
09:43
09:43

Alur King Bans Sale Of Kingdom Land By Clan Chiefs Alur Kingdom 1 1

According to King Olarker, it is unfortunate that the very chiefs who are supposed to safeguard Kingdom land are deeply involved in its illegal sale, and this practice must cease immediately. He emphasized that the prevailing high poverty levels should not drive the chiefs and their subjects to sell their land, which is their most valuable asset.
13:28
13:28

Livestock Disease Kills 14,000 Goats in Nebbi 3 1

At least 14,650 goats have died and 53,397 goats have been infected following the outbreak of the disease which was first reported in 2022, according to records at the Nebbi district veterinary department.
10:11
10:11

Gov’t Launches National Guidelines on Healthy Ageing 3 1

The State Minister of State for Elderly Affairs, Dominic Mafwabi Gidudu, who represented President Yoweri Museveni, said that the healthy aging guidelines are a key milestone in ensuring that citizens leave healthy, meaningful, and dignified lives.
14:38
14:38

West Nile Coffee Farmers to Cash From Carbon Farming 2 1

Christopher Amodo, the project officer for Solidaridad Uganda, the implementing partner of the project says the amount of carbon stored by the trees will be measured, there by granting them access to carbon credit markets for the coffee farmers.
17:18
17:18

West Nile Traders Ask Gov't to Guarantee Their Safety in DRC 3 1

Vincent Okaba, the proprietor of Roke Fuel Station Company that operates across West Nile, wonders why insecurity in the Eastern DRC province of Ituri, has not been curbed, yet many traders have lost their lives while transacting business.
08:59
08:59

West Nile Investors Task Gov’t on Poor Roads 3 1

According to them, cost of running business has increased because of poor state of the road networks in the area. Vincent Okaba, the proprietor of Roke Fuel Station in Nebbi district says the although government has embarked on the establishing industrial parks, better road infrastructure network is one of the key pre-requisite to enhance development in the region.
09:19
09:19

Former Rebels Struggle to Reintegrate in Communities Across Nebbi Amnesty Commission 2 3

The reporters are mostly from the Uganda Homeland Liberation Movement-UHLM, a DRC-based rebel group led by Howard Openjuru, a born of Paidha district who had earlier on been arrested and arraigned before the General Court Martial on charges of treason.
19:53
19:53

Court Dismisses Election Petition Against Nebbi Municipality MP 2 3

In his ruling on Friday, Justice Boniface Wamala said since there was a suit in 2019, whose matter was heard and determined by a competent court and the fresh petition concerns the same matter earlier determined, the same issue cannot be subject to court proceedings.
10:47
10:47

Pictorial: Consecration of Nebbi Catholic Diocese Bishop Raphael P-Mony Wokorach

Wokorach was installed on Saturday by the Archbishop Gulu Archdiocese John Baptist Odama at Nebbi Cathedral Parish Church.
08:23
08:23

New Nebbi Catholic Diocese Bishop Consecrated 3 1

Wokorach was installed on Saturday by the Archbishop Gulu Archdiocese John Baptist Odama at Nebbi Cathedral Parish Church.
13:01
13:01

Nebbi Catholic Diocese Gears up for Scientific Consecration, Installation of New Bishop 3 2 Top story

Fr. Emmanuel Ocukuru, the Pastoral Coordinator of Nebbi Catholic Diocese, says that preparations are in top gear for the consecration. He, however, says that only a few invited people will attend the event.
14:41
14:41

Consecration of Nebbi Catholic Bishop Cancelled 2 1

Monsignor Emmanuel Udaga the Diocesan Administrator Nebbi Catholic Diocese said that due to the second wave of Covid19, the Consecration and installation of the new Bishop has been postponed indefinitely. He asked the Christians to remain faithful and prayerful.
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