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21:11
21:11

Pictorial: Desert Locust Invasion in Kitgum Desert locusts

Large swarms of desert locusts on Tuesday invaded Gogo and Abudere villages in Lukwar Parish in Labongo Akwang Sub county in Kitgum district.
18:28
18:28

Locust Invasion: Kitgum Residents Turn Dreaded Insects Into Food Local Government 7 2 Top story

Several residents spent the better part of Tuesday evening and Wednesday morning picking the locusts for food. Some have since fried the locusts for eating.
07:58
07:58

Over 80 Ex-LRA Abductees Conned in Resettlement Scam 3

The two reportedly collected between 40,000 and 100,000 Shillings from their victims as transport and registration fees to help them benefit from a resettlement package in which each of them was expected to receive at least 2.5 million Shillings to help them engage in gainful livelihoods and facilitate their reintegration within their respective communities.
14:49
14:49

Ntagali Scoffs At Preachers For Commercialising Gospel church of uganda 2 1 Top story

Ntagali says unlike St. Janani Luwum who preached the gospel uncompromised, many preachers have commercialized the gospel for financial gains.
17:10
17:10

Keep Off Church Land, Archbishop Ntagali Cautions Individuals President Museveni 4 1 Top story

Speaking at the 43rd anniversary commemoration of St Janani Luwum today, Archbishop Ntagali who was the main celebrant says such moves frustrates developments.
12:30
12:30

Thousands Attend Archbishop Janani Luwum Memorial Prayers Wii-Gweng village 1

In his homily Archbishop Ntagali described Luwum as a great servant of God who served unconditionally. He says Luwum was obedient and followed the teachings of Jesus Christ closely adding that he will be greatly remembered for his good deeds.
10:14
10:14

Unfulfilled Pledges, Land Woes Hold Back Bishop Luwum Memorial Centre Wii-Gweng village 5 1 Top story

The Kitgum Diocese Bishop, Rt Rev Wilson Kitara notes that pledges that were made by individuals and stakeholders towards supporting the memorial center development haven’t been fulfilled.
22:48
22:48

Pilgrims Complete 510kms Janani Luwum Memorial Walk st janani luwum 5 3

According to Dr Olara Otunnu, the former Uganda people’s congress party president who led the pilgrims, the journey was to trace exactly the martyrdom journey of Luwum as it happened on February 16th 1977.
16:39
16:39

Kitgum in Final Preparation For St Janani Luwum Day Mucwini Subcounty 3 1

Jackson Omona, the Kitgum LCV Chairperson and also the central organizing committee chairperson for the event says they are ready to host the celebration since most of the basic facilities have been put in place.
21:03
21:03

2,000 People Suffering From Epilepsy In Kitgum nodding syndrome 4 1

Barbra Rose Olum, the in-charge of Mental Health Department at Kitgum General Hospital, says that the high numbers of epileptic patients in the district is worrying.
19:57
19:57

Desert Locust Sighted in Kitgum Municipality desert locusts 2 1

Denis Ocira, the Kitgum District Agricultural Officer confirmed to URN this afternoon that the discovery of the locust raises concerns of a looming danger to food security in the district.
15:21
15:21

Kitgum Gets Additional UGX 2.7 Billion USMID Funds The World Bank 2 1

Emmanuel Banya, the Kitgum Municipal Council Town Clerk told Uganda Radio Network in an interview that the money is meant to aid implementation of the first phase of infrastructural development this financial year.
19:02
19:02

Early Rains Leave Brick Producers In Tears 2 5 Top story

Bosco Oryem, a Boda boda rider and resident of Mucwini trading center in Mucwini Sub County told URN in an interview on Thursday that half of the 2,000 pieces of bricks he had laid have been destroyed by rain.
07:54
07:54

Kitgum Municipality Starts Developing Physical Plan 3 2

The Town Clerk Emmanuel Banya says that the process has commenced with collecting baseline information from residents, sensitization of the residents about the plan and consultations with different stakeholders on their views and inputs for inclusion in the physical plan.
07:17
07:17

Gov't Gets Consultant For Kitgum Municipality USMID Project The World Bank 1 2

Emmanuel Banya, the Kitgum Municipal Council Town clerk disclosed that government has procured Comptran Engineering & Planning Associates, a consultancy firm from Ghana that will undertake designing of roads in the municipality.
19:24
19:24

My Appointment Was Based on Merit-Anywar Mabira forest 1 4

Anywar says the appointment is directly related to her past activism on environment conservation and notes that she is excited to prove to the appointing authority that she can handle the assignment.
18:46
18:46

Karimojong Herdsmen Invade Kitgum 2

According to Komakech, unlike the previous occasions where the pastoralists would request permission from local authorities to enter the district, this time around they just showed up unannounced.
17:18
17:18

Pictorial: Anywar Celebrates Ministerial Appointment kitgum municipality 13

The former opposition Forum for Democratic Change [FDC] Party firebrand entered Kitgum municipality welcomed by hundreds of her supporters mostly women who sang and danced while displaying banners thanking and applauding President Museveni for trusting and appointing her into cabinet.
15:13
15:13

Rowdy Clan Members Loot Over 20 Cows In Revenge Attack medical treatment

The Koki clan members reportedly descended on Kalabong Central Village on Monday afternoon and looted over 20 cows, several kilograms of Sim sim and maize from members of Yom clan to avenge the death of 18-year-old Richard Akera Oton, a primary six pupil of Kalabong primary school.
16:05
16:05

Meeting Flops After Arrest Of Speaker 2

Robert Oken, the Officer in Charge of Criminal Investigations Department at Kitgum Central Police Station confirms Nokrach’s arrest. According to Oken, the speaker was picked up for assaulting his father and brother in a property row.
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