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10:40
10:40

Katakwi District Planner Remanded for Fraudulent Land Transactions 1

Aleli is charged with four counts of disobedience of statutory duty and fraudulent land demarcations in Katakwi districts between 2010 and 2024. He is also accused of Neglect of Duty.
15:31
15:31

Electricity Access Scale-Up Project Launched in Teso Katakwi District 1 3

The project valued at USD 638 million and funded by the World Bank is going to be implemented over five years through the Ministry of Energy and Mineral Developement and the Uganda Energy Credit Capitalization Company (UECCC) across the country.
07:37
07:37

Over 10 Parishes in Katakwi Miss PDM Cash Katakwi District 1 3 Top story

Michael Opiyoko, the LC2 Chairperson of Osep, one of the affected parishes in Ngariam Sub County says that he is surprised by the developments in the district that have seen more than 700 people in his parish miss PDM cash.
16:51
16:51

Juvenile Battling for Life after Losing Genitals to Attackers Katakwi District 1 2

The survivor, a resident of Okwamwar Village in Palam Sub County was attacked on the morning of August 11, 2023, while his parents were away in the Ocorimongin weekly market. He was later found in a pool of blood and taken to hospital for medical attention.
14:59
14:59

Katakwi District Stuck with 271 Teachers Despite Recruitment in 2022 1 2

Geoffrey Omolo, the Katakwi LC V Chairperson, explains that they have sought intervention from relevant authorities such as the ministries of public service, finance, and education, but progress has been limited. As a result, the district had to return to the treasury over UGX 800 million earmarked for salaries.
10:38
10:38

Over 200 Police Personnel Trained On Oil and Gas Protection Albertine Graben 4 2

Frank Mwesigwa, the Acting Director of Oil and Gas says that the trainees are the first group of the Police personnel to be trained following the directive from President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni in 2011 to the Police to form specialized oil and gas protection Unit.
23:58
23:58

Katakwi, Kapelebyong Celebrate Improved PLE Results PLE 2022 1 3

The districts tripled their first grades in the PLE results released on Friday. Katakwi district got 151 candidates in first grade compared to 61 in 2020, while Kapelebyong got 35 candidates in first grade, up from 10 in 2020.
08:46
08:46

Four Injured as Police Battles Protestors in Katakwi Katakwi CPS 2 1

The clashes between the Police and the residents followed the arrest of three people in Olupe Village in Ngariam Sub County over allegations of arson, malicious damage to property, and theft. 
18:54
18:54

Balaalo Herdsmen Stranded With Over 2,000 Cattle in Katakwi Katakwi district 2 3

The decision to chase the Balaalo herdsmen away stems from concerns in Ongongoja over the alleged interference with the economic and agricultural activities in the area. According to Joseph Ecuman, the District Councilor representing Ongongoja sub county, most of the people in the sub county have lost crops in the gardens to the Balaalo cattle which are not proper managed.
12:47
12:47

Museveni Wants Next Budget to Prioritize Irrigation Katakwi District 1

The President’s remarks were informed by Usuk County MP's revelation, John Bosco Okiror that farmers in Teso have lost trees and plants to drought. Museveni had indicated that the region was not growing enough trees to support Soroti Fruit Factory.
11:51
11:51

Action Aid Takes Anti-Corruption Fight to Schools katakwi district 1 4

The organisation has now taken the battle to schools, where learners are taught to avoid the vice which has taken root in almost all institutions across the country. Uganda was ranked 144 on a list of 180 corrupt countries, according to the 2021 Corruption Perceptions Index by Transparency International.
12:19
12:19

Katakwi Man Arrested Over Alleged Child Sacrifice Katakwi District 1

His arrest followed the discovery of the decomposing body of the minor in a swamp in Aketa Village. Preliminary findings indicate that the minor was picked up from their home in Akwamoru Village on the night of Thursday, October 6, 2022.
12:12
12:12

Old Age, Transfer of Service Hits Education Services in Katakwi 2 1

John Bosco Okiror, the Inspector of Schools in Katakwi, says some teachers have retired on medical grounds while others left the district after transferring their services to other districts. He added that some teachers absconded from duty after being transferred to schools at the border with Karamoja.
06:52
06:52

13 Dropout of School After Double Raid in Katakwi 1 3 Top story

As the family was trying to come to terms with the loss, another group attacked and robbed all household property worth Seven million shillings on May 5, 2022. This incapacitated Imalingat from providing for the children and the entire family.
14:44
14:44

Extortion Cited in Compensation of Teso War Debt Claimants Teso sub region 4 1

Margret Asio, a resident of Palam Sub County says that conmen have made the compensation exercise costly for her.
15:35
15:35

Katakwi Family Isolated Over Suspected Ebola Death Katakwi district 1

Dr. Simon Peter Odeke, the Katakwi General Hospital Medical Superintendent, says the decision to isolate the family was informed by the signs presented by the deceased before her death.
17:19
17:19

Katakwi Halts Appointments of Over 200 New Staff 1 3

Raphael Mark Ojakol, the Usuk Sub County LC V councilor, says that the DSC is corrupt, incompetent, and politically biased when conducting recruitment.
17:15
17:15

Couple Arrested for Confining their In- Law for Months Katakwi CPS 2 Top story

Zadok Akutu, the Katakwi Town Council LC III Chairperson, says that Okabe's family had traced for him for two months in vain. According to Akutu, Obake's family contacted his inlaws to ascertain his whereabouts but they reportedly said they didnt know anything.
11:00
11:00

Karimojong Herdsmen Infiltrate Katakwi with Over 1,500 Cattle Katakwi District 2 4

IKatakwi Resident District Commissioner, Geoffrey Katamba says the herdsmen have settled in Okulonyo and Ongongoja sub-counties
11:15
11:15

Video Hall Operator Electrocuted in Katakwi Power blackouts 1

Simon Peter Angeet was showing movies and the English Premier games in his video hall when a power blackout occurred and he stepped out to start the generator when the electricity power suddenly returned and shocked him to death.
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