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10:55
10:55

Farmers in Kole District Asked to Embrace Cocoa Growing 7 2

Currently, around 145 farmers in Lango are cultivating the crop.
08:03
08:03

Vehicle Rams Into Electric Pole Killing One, Injuring Four Others 1

The victims have been identified as Joseph Kamau, a 34-year-old resident of Eldoret in Kenya; David Akol; Michael, believed to be Akol's brother from Kachumbala; and Martin Omima from Soroti.
15:09
15:09

Kole CDO Remanded Over Obtaining Money By False Pretence 1

Lucy Aciro Ejura, a CDO at Aboke Town Council, allegedly obtained over ugx13 million from different women groups under Uganda Women Entrepreneur Program under the pretense that she would deposit it in their bank accounts but she never did.
10:34
10:34

Cecilia Ogwal Laid to Rest cancer of the colon 1 8

While addressing mourners in Alito, the Executive Director Uganda cancer institute Dr. Jackson Orem said the late Cecilia was first diagnosed with cancer of the colon which was found to be arising from the pancreas.
12:20
12:20

Lango Paramount Chief Set to Retire in 2024 1 1

“As I present this roadmap, I want to send my sincere appreciation to everyone I worked with during my tenure in service both in government and cultural leadership," he wrote. Jacob Ocen, the Spokesperson of Lango Cultural Foundation, attributed Odur's decision to retire to old age.
12:04
12:04

Man Held for Kicking Uncle to Death Over UGX 2,000 3

Ambrose Okai, an eyewitness, says Komakech kicked Otim on Monday following a quarrel over his money.
09:20
09:20

Kole Villagers in Door to Door Tree Planting Mobilisation Campaign kole district 5 1

According to Global Forestry Watch, between 2001 to 2021 Kole district lost 334 hectares of tree cover to agricultural activities as well as tree cutting for making charcoal as a source of income for the community. However, the vast effects of climate change such as the prolonged dry spell have continued to result in low crop yields.
17:42
17:42

Boy's Education Hangs In Balance Following Justice Aweri’s Death 2 7 Top story

Odia studies his primary at Akalo Comprehensive Nursery and Primary School on a bursary offered by the director.
09:43
09:43

Government Launches a Revised National Policy on PWDs 2 7

H. E Jessica Alupo, the Vice President of Uganda who was chief guest at the celebration, affirmed government's support towards PWDs saying although a number of things has been done to support PWDs, the remaining challenges requires a lot of visioning and purpose leadership at a national level.
16:21
16:21

Witch Doctors Arrested after Theft Suspects Die as 'Prescribed' - Allegedly Eating Grass Uganda Police Force 2

Jimmy Patrick Okema, the North Kyoga Police Spokesperson says on Monday police received information that two residents of the area lost their senses and started behaving like the witches had described but unfortunately, they died before police got to the scene.
09:25
09:25

Change Agents in Kole District Rally Residents for Development 1 5

Vicky Akello, a community change Agent in Aboke Town Council says they have been able to come up with by laws against domestic violence shortly after their training which enables members to identify problems affecting the community and its solutions.
11:56
11:56

Late Acting Bukwo CAO to Be Awarded Posthumous Appointment 5

Magezi says that his ministry together with the Ministry of Public Service will give Ogwang a posthumous appointment to the position of Chief Administrative Officer.
07:55
07:55

Lango Paramount Chief Demands Blood Compensation for Assassinated Bukwo CAO Liira clan 2 6

Mzee Yosam Odur Ebii, the Lango paramount chief says that once the suspected murderers are arrested and convicted, they should be compelled to pay blood compensation as it is in line with the Lango tradition.
13:54
13:54

Bukwo’s CAO Succumbed to Hemorrhagic Shock Resulting from Gunshot Wound 3 1

The deceased's brother, John Bosco Orech, who read a medical report to mourners at a burial ceremony at Apii primary school in Kole district Saturday, explained that Ogwang lost a lot of blood and went into hemorrhagic shock, and died due to lack of blood for transfusion.
10:58
10:58

Mother Arrested, Father on the Run Following Son’s Death 2

Jimmy Patrick Okema, the North Kyoga Police Spokesperson, says that the child’s mother who is in police custody is believed to be mentally unstable, adding that will be subjected to a medical examination to ascertain her mental status.
09:18
09:18

Pictorial; Uganda’s Ambassador Enthroned Clan Chief In Kole 18

The colorful ceremony that took place yesterday was presided over my Mzee Yosam Odur Ebii, the Paramount Chief (Won Nyaci) of Lango. It was graced by many clan members from different districts across Lango Sub region.
12:01
12:01

Police Fires Live Bullets to Disperse Rowdy Students of Akalo Comprehensive School 1

A source at the school told URN on condition of anonymity that students locked the main gate and surrounded the officer who was trying to take the suspect to the police station. The students roughed up the police officer giving chance to their colleague to flee.
08:02
08:02

Over 20 Villages in Alito Sub County Lack Clean Water 5 2

Sarah Adong, a resident of Otkwac village, says that there is a need to sink either a borehole or deep well because the open well they are using is unsafe as it floods whenever it rains.
06:56
06:56

Son Kills Father in UGX 5,000 Fight 1

George Ocwic, an eyewitness, says the deceased was punishing his teenage daughter for the alleged theft of the money. According to Ocwic, the suspect intervened to save his sister and instead picked timber, which he used to strike his father on the forehead killing him instantly.
13:54
13:54

UGX 130M Emyooga Funds Unaccounted For in Kole North Emyooga Program 5 1

A report by Members of Parliament assessing the program shows that the funds were fraudulently withdrawn from the SACCO accounts under the authorization of the District Commercial Officer.
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