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19:55
19:55

Police Blocks Presidential Candidate Amuriat’s Rally in Pabbo Town Council Kitgum Municipality 2 1

Tensions ensured after Amuriat’s entourage led by Michael Lakony, the Amuru District LC 5 Chairperson stormed the Town Council to address enthusiastic supporters but police swung into action and blocked them.
10:17
10:17

COVID-19 Positive Truck Driver Intercepted in Elegu, Another Missing Amuru District 1 Top story

Martine Ojara Mapenduzi, the Gulu District LC 5 Chairperson also the coordinator District Task Force, says the interception of trucker, brings to three number of positive cases being treated at Gulu Regional Referral Hospital.
17:40
17:40

COVID-19 Positive Kenyan Truck Driver Intercepted in Elegu Elegu Town Council, 1 Top story

A team of police backed Amuru COVID-19 Task Force and health workers searched for the driver in Elegu Town Council only to realise that his truck was being driven by another person. The Aswa River Region Police Spokesperson, Patrick Jimmy Okema, says the team persisted and searched for the driver until 1:00pm when he was found at BLD parking yard in Elegu.
11:58
11:58

Pabbo S.S. Amuru Designated as COVID-19 Quarantine Centre quarantine centers 1

Pabbo S.S becomes second and prime isolation facility after the first emergency quarantine center was of four beds established at Elegu cross boarder by World Health Organization – WHO and International Organization for Migration (IOM).
13:00
13:00

Two Arrested Over Murder of Amuru Casual Laborer Amuru Sub-County 2 1

Eyewitnesses told police that the duo waylaid Christopher Owiny on March 13th this year and beat him into coma before dumping his lifeless by the roadside on the way to his home.
07:19
07:19

Amuru Health Officials Investigate Outbreak of Strange Disease women and children 1 Top story

Margaret Odokonyero Okot, the Assistant Amuru District Health Officer told URN on Saturday that a surveillance team of health workers has already been dispatched to investigate the strange disease.
07:48
07:48

Amuru Leaders Alarmed by High HIV Prevalence Ministry of Health 1 3

Margaret Odokonyero Okot, the Assistant District Health Officer says the high prevalence is attributed to influx of traders and long distance truck drivers who engage in promiscuous acts along the great north road to South Sudan.
16:40
16:40

Amuru Sub County Gets UGX 80M Piped Water Project 2 1

Tanks with a capacity of 60,000 litres of water will be installed in Amuru trading Centre to supply water to households, public institutions and business entities in the neighbouring communities.
19:12
19:12

Breakdown of Ambulances Hindering Emergency Medical Care in Amuru Lamogi Sub-County 1 1

The only two ambulances belonging to the district including one that was donated around 2006 by Medicines Sans Frontiers, an international humanitarian medical non-governmental organization have broken-down.
07:21
07:21

Apaa Residents Struggle to Access Health Services apaa land conflict 5 1 Top story

Pauline Ayoo, another resident, said the closure of Apaa Health Centre II has mostly affected expectant mother since they are missing maternal health services due to lack of transport to move to distant health facilities.
11:28
11:28

3000 Children Miss Measle-Rubella Vaccination in Amuru apaa township 1

Government through the ministry of health this month launched a five-day mass vaccination exercise against the two killer diseases. However, Christopher Ocen, the head of the Village Health Teams (VHTs) in Labala told URN today that the exercise which targeted 7,002 children saw only 4,760 vaccinated.
18:58
18:58

Apaa Residents Reject Adjumani Health Workers for Measles-Rubella Immunization Ministry of Health

On Tuesday, Ocen said that the residents have rejected the health workers from Adjumani district citing distrust.
12:45
12:45

Community School in Amuru Closed Over Lack of Toilets 4

Emmanuel Opira, the School Head Boy says that the pit latrine for the boys, girls and one for staff are all filled up. He also says that last week, strong winds blew off the roofs of the toilets.
12:48
12:48

Six Amuru Staffs Under Probe Over Theft of Solar Batteries Pabbo Police Post 4

John Bosco Langoya, the Pabbo Health Centre III Health Management Committee Chairperson, says the staffs were implicated when they tracked their phone calls last week. He says Remo Nyeko, Patrick Odong and Charles Okiya were in touch the day the batteries were stolen.
16:40
16:40

Heavy Rains Wash Away Bridge in Amuru

The most affected residents are from Kal and Labala parishes. The two were reportedly cut off from the town council after heavy rains swept away Akori Bridge.
12:50
12:50

Amuru District to Relocate Apaa Health Centre II UWA

Dr Patrick Odong Olwedo, the Amuru District Health Officer, says the current location of the facility has hindered the district`s attempt to provide health care services to the residents in the area.
17:08
17:08

Amuru Man Commits Suicide aswa river region 1

Though suicidal deaths statistics in Acholi sub region is not clear, alcohol has been noted to be an important factor in nearly 68% of the suicides in Northern Uganda.
18:00
18:00

Attiak Leaders Want Alcohol Distilling Banned

Community leaders of Payiro parish in Attiak sub-county blame animal distilling for the increasing crimes and underdevelopment on increasing alcoholism. They are proposing a by-law that will ban local production of alcohol.
07:57
07:57

Atiak Survivors Demand for Specialized Hospital mao

However, close to 20 years later, many of the survivors argue that they have not recovered from the body burns, bullet wounds and scars they sustained in the attack due to inadequate medical attention.
10:53
10:53

Suspected Swine Fever Outbreak Kills 200 Pigs In Amuru amuria district

A suspected outbreak of African swine fever has killed at least 200 pigs within one week in Atiak Sub County, Amuru District.
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