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16:25
16:25

URA Enforcement Officer Injures Arua Motorcyclist 2 3

According to reports, the URA Enforcement team from Padeya in Zombo was from Arua where they had gone to fuel. However, when they arrived at Opia, they saw Angoni riding a numberless Haogin Motorcycle. One of the officers jumped off the vehicle and started chasing Angoni before he opened fire.
15:11
15:11

Judge Advises Arua Election Petition Parties to Embrace Mediation 1 2

While meeting different parties on Monday at the High Court ahead of the scheduling of the petitions for hearing, Wamala said there is still room for all the parties to seek out of court settlement.
14:58
14:58

Uproar as WENRECo Declares Week Load Shedding in West Nile 4 1

“WENRECo informs its customers that there will be load shedding of electricity supply from Monday 16th to 22nd August…the areas affected include Arua Central Business District, Zombo Nebbi Pakwach …among others,” reads the notice in part.
14:34
14:34

Uganda Hands Over Suspected DRC Rebel Leader 2 3

Justin Olea 25 years escaped from the prison after he was arrested for allegedly leading a rebel group in Eastern DRC and stealing US $55,000 from a petrol station, a month ago.
20:44
20:44

Late MP Abiriga's Stolen Vehicle Recovered in DRC 2 2

The vehicle registration number UAY 668G white in colour went missing from late Abiriga’s residence in Anyafio village Arua City last month.
13:52
13:52

Arua Veterans Emyooga SACCO Chairperson Arrested over UGX 29.5m RDC Festus Ayikobua 4 3

According to a statement obtained from Post Bank, Abiyo withdrew the money after he told the signatories to sign a blank Cheque.
09:47
09:47

Treasurer of Community Project in Trouble for Theft of UGX 14.6M 3 1

According to information obtained by URN, Ombizoku Produce Buyers and Sellers Association received Shillings 21 million under Development Response to Displacement Impact Project-DRDIP from Arua district local government to support 15 members of the group to engage in income-generating activities and alleviate poverty.
17:44
17:44

Lack of Ambulance Services in West Nile Districts Hindering Referral of Covid-19 Patients 1 4

In Arua district, there is only one ambulance, which is inadequate to manage Covid19 cases in the district. Paul Drileba, the acting District Health Officer says the situation has become difficult to manage in the four sub-counties. Since they struggle to ensure timely referral of cases to Arua.
10:52
10:52

Arua City, District Leaders, Arua Hospital Administration Clash Over Supervision 4 1 Top story

The Hospital Director, Dr. Filbert Nyeko told the officials that there is no legal instrument mandating them to supervise and assert their authority on the management of the hospital.
08:25
08:25

Arua District Fails to Pay UGX 690M to Retired Staff 4 1 Top story

According to Eswelu, they failed to collect sufficient local revenue because of the low revenue base. He revealed that revenue collection in the district dropped from over Shillings 1Billion to Shillings 426Million, which he attributed to the COVID-19 pandemic and creation of Terego district and Arua City hence denying them some sources of revenue.
18:20
18:20

DPC, MPs Clash Over Arua City's Transnight Discos under Curfew 5 1

The MPs who are on fact finding mission on management of the Covid-19 pandemic and the lockdown were shocked on Sunday night to find a trans night disco during curfew at Desert Breeze hotel where they slept.
09:08
09:08

Arua City, District Leaders Concerned About Delayed Sharing of Assets 3 1

Sam Wadri Nyaku the Mayor Arua City said the decision by the Ministry of Local Government to remain silent on the issue has affected the operations of the City. He explains that they cannot access some of the movable assets like motor vehicles to facilitate their work in the City.
09:13
09:13

Arua City Taskforce Decries Loopholes in Home Based Care of COVID-19 Patients 4 1 Top story

Dr. Filbert Nyeko, the Director of Arua Regional Referral Hospital, says that the management of patients placed under home-based especially in poor families is challenging due to congestion in homes and poor structures.
11:19
11:19

Arua City Council Approves UGX 338 Million Covid-19 Supplementary Budget 5 2

The City Taskforce was allocated 37 Million Shillings, 188 Million to Village Health Teams, and 90 Million Shillings for the Rapid response and Surveillance Team.
10:50
10:50

West Nile, Arua City Leaders Push for Construction of Modern Mortuary 4 2

Muzaidi Khemis, the Arua Central Division Mayor, says despite serving the entire West Nile, people from DR Congo and South Sudan Nationals, the government has ignored Arua Hospital by failure to construct a bigger and modern mortuary.
14:57
14:57

South Sudan Refugees Mark 10th Independence Anniversary with Call for End to Fighting 3 1

Since it attained Independence from Sudan ten years ago on 9th July 2011, the World’s youngest independent country and Africa's 54th has been torn apart by political conflict which has seen thousands killed and millions displaced to the neighboring and other countries.
14:23
14:23

West Nile Leaders Demand for Action to Recover Missing Ambulance Ambulance Services 3 1

The Health Ministry donated the missing ambulance valued at Shillings 300milion to Arua Regional Referral Hospital last year. The driver parked the ambulance in the hospital yard and left the keys behind.
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