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07:53
07:53

Oyam Adolescents Fail to Interpret Assessment Questions uwezo uganda 1 5

Miriam Abeja, an assessor from Loro sub-county, reported that 90 percent of the adolescents interviewed had trouble comprehending the questions. Some were shy, while others attending private schools showed better interpretation skills.
08:58
08:58

SFC Officer Sentenced To Life Imprisonment For Murder 5 1

Prosecution led by Lt. David Basiima told court that despite having pleaded not guilty to both crimes, the actions and behaviors of the convict right from the day he escaped with government stores from the barracks to the day he was arrested proves that he was guilty.
12:54
12:54

Court Martial Rules SFC Officer Has Case to Answer 4 1

The prosecution alleges that on December 23, 2023, Ecee, dressed in military attire, entered a hardware shop in Loro Town Council, demanding money.
08:13
08:13

Court Martial Quashes Video Confession Pinning SFC Officer for Murder 1 5

Prosecution alleges that on December 23, 2023, Ecee, dressed in military attire, entered a hardware shop in Loro Town Council, demanding money.
07:21
07:21

Oyam Man Murders Sister in- Law, Hangs Self 2

It is alleged that Okello, who recently separated from his wife, identified only as Robina, blamed Apolo for the separation.
11:26
11:26

Over 9000 Pupils Dropout From Oyam Primary Schools Annually 1 5

A study conducted by the district Education department in 65 out of the 109 government aided primary schools have that in a period of three years 28,109 pupils have dropped out; 9,520 in 2020, 9,086 in 2022 and 9,503 in 2023.
09:02
09:02

Redeem Helping Widows, Orphans Protect Their Land 6 1

William Komakech, the Oyam Resident District Commissioner blamed the deprecating cultural setting on land grabbing perpetrated by children, and relatives/in-laws against parents and widows respectively.
12:32
12:32

Assailant Shoots Three People in Oyam 1

The gunshot victims have been identified as 19 years old Kizito Isaac Okola, a resident of Olangit "A" village in Ogwete Sub-County in Otuke District, 25 years old Innocent Obwol, a boda-bada rider within Loro Town Council, and RA 278021 PTE Emmanuel Okello, a UPDF soldier who was simply passing by.
14:49
14:49

Community Development Officers Ask for Vehicles to Monitor Project 7 1

Sharing experiences from different districts, the officers argue that various government projects are not running smoothly because it's not be monitored due to lack of transport.
09:40
09:40

NDA Impounds Medicines Worth UgX69m In Lango 4

During the five-day compliance enforcement operation conducted in six districts of Apac, Alebtong, Kole, Oyam, Lira District and City, 216 drug outlets that were either operating without licenses or with unqualified personnel were closed and 268 boxes of assorted medicine were recovered.
08:28
08:28

Labour Inspectors Cautioned Against Taking Bribes While Enforcing NSSF Compliance 1 5

Speaking during a training session for over 250 government labor inspectors and leaders from 41 districts in Northern Uganda, Amongi stated that these officials will be responsible for conducting routine workplace inspections to assess employment contracts and ensure that employers are remitting workers' savings to the NSSF.
08:12
08:12

Another Road Crash Claims Three Lives in Loro 1

"Preliminary findings indicate that the accident was caused by the reckless driving of the trailer driver, who veered out of his lane and collided with the motorcycle rider on the right side of the road. The driver of the trailer abandoned the vehicle after the accident and is currently at large," he said.
06:36
06:36

UPC Wins Oyam County North By-election 3 1

Otuko Apio was declared the winner of the by- elections from Oyam District headquarters by the Oyam district returning officer Richard Onoba. She garnered 15,718 representing 49.12 per- cent of the total votes cast defeating her closest rival Samuel Engola Okello of National Resistance Movement (NRM) who got 15,161 votes representing 47.38%.
15:54
15:54

Voting Disrupted as Armed Gangsters Allegedly Rig Elections at Wanglobo Primary School 4 1

Walter Waco, the Presiding officer at Wanglobo Primary School told his supervisor that the gangsters came in a police patrol vehicle and demanded for five booklets which they took, each containing names of 50 voters ticked and brought them back to the box.
09:02
09:02

Morning Downpour Disrupts Voting in Oyam County North By-Election 1

Lawrence Omara, a voter at Iceme Town Council, arrived at the polling station at 7:30 am but was unable to cast his vote due to the rain.
09:00
09:00

Museveni Campaigns for Engola Okello NRM Party 4 1

Speaking at the last campaign rally in Iceme Town Council on Tuesday, Museveni praised the late Engola for his leadership, promotion of peace, and dedication to development. He emphasized the need for a vibrant leader like Engola in Oyam North.
08:10
08:10

Four Nominated for Oyam- North Parliamentary By- Election 4 3

Four other aspirants who picked the nomination forms including Queen Dorothy Amolo and Willy Omodo Kagere, both independent NRM-leaning, Peter Emuna, an independent, and Ishaa Otto Amiza, the former Oyam South MP didn’t show up for the nominations.
07:40
07:40

Oyam North By- Election: EC Warns Candidates Against Unscheduled Campaigns 3 2

During a media briefing at the end of the first day of nominations on Monday, Paul Bukenya, the EC Spokesperson, cautioned the candidates against engaging in campaigns before coordinating their activities with the EC, as such actions often lead to chaos and disruptions.
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