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16:53
16:53

Gov't to Carry Out Fresh Aerial Mineral Survey in Karamoja 1

The survey that will cost about 86 Billion Shillings will start next month in the areas of Karamoja and Lamwo district. Dr Isaiah Tumwikirize, the principal Geophysicist in the Ministry of Energy and Minerals Development says that the survey will last for one year and six months.
13:14
13:14

Three Arrested in Kotido over Charcoal Burning Uganda Police Force 2

The UWA Warder in- charge of Law Enforcement and Security for Matheniko/ Bokora Wildlife Reserve, Charles Wilson Okuta who led the operation says the suspects were arrested while burning charcoal inside wildlife protected area.
13:21
13:21

Running Water Sweeps Away Motorcyclist, Livestock in Kotido 1

On the same evening, Hilary Lopeyok, the assistant inspector of schools in Kaabong district survived narrowly, when the speeding Longiro river almost overpowered his car. Lopeyok, who was travelling to Kotido for an official duty with four others struggled for more than one hour before the rescue team helped them out. The river has cut off the road to Kaabong from Kotido for close to a month.
07:06
07:06

Floods Cut Off Roads in Kotido kotido district 3

Eng. Paul Logole, the Kotido District Engineer, says that he has forwarded a list of three bridges in Rengen Sub County to the Works Ministry for action. He said the district doesn’t have enough resources to fund construction of bridges.
17:44
17:44

Elders Abandoned in Homes as Hunger Hits Kotido hunger in karamoja 2

Loyeng Longoli, another elder aged about 80 years is living with his two grandchildren. The elder has resorted to wild fruits and tree leaves collected by his grandchildren for survival.
10:48
10:48

Kotido Leaders Seek Restricted Movement of Labour Amid Hunger Crisis hunger in karamoja 1 2

Lawrence Ongwara, the District Community Development Officer of Kotido says that many girls have ended up with unwanted pregnancies and HIV as they struggle to make ends meet in different places.
17:28
17:28

Kotido District Appeals for Food Aid 1

The district lying in northern Karamoja, an area characterized by long dry spells was ravaged by the meadow spittle bug that destroyed sorghum and maize plantations, the staple food of the area.
07:00
07:00

Two Children Die After Eating Poisonous Tubers kotido district 1 1

The Kotido District Police Commander, Apollo Kyangungu confirmed receiving information regarding the death of minors but said he was yet to confirm the cause of death.
17:33
17:33

Minister Tasks Karamoja Officials on Livestock Diseases john byabagambi 1 3

Dr. Henry Mulondo, the Kotido District Veterinary Officer, says the population doesnt heed to advice from technical people.
15:12
15:12

Tree Planting Way To Go For Karamoja – Lotukei 1 2

The Kotido District Chairperson Ambrose Lotukei says Karamojas vast lands should be exploited for tree planting as an alternative source of livelihood.
06:45
06:45

Karamoja Minerals: Local Leaders Call for Survey to Determine Potential 3

Ambrose Lotukei, the Kotido District LC V Chairperson, says talk that Karamoja is full of minerals is not enough without establishing the extent.
07:27
07:27

Kotido District Council Moves to Curb Tree Cutting natural resources 3

Ambrose Lotuke, the district chairperson Kotido says charcoal burning was embraced by communities especially in new settlements as a source of livelihood. He observes that much as several people have been apprehended by police, the existing laws are weak in punishing charcoal dealers.
07:16
07:16

Lighting Kills One, Injures Seven In Kotido kotido district

John Owilli, the Principal Kotido Teacher’s College says the disaster was unavoidable since it was an act of God.
13:47
13:47

Floods Displace 2000 People in Kotido kotido district 2

An estimated 2,000 people in Kaceeri and Rengen Sub Counties in Kotido district are calling for support after their homes were submerged by flood water following a week of incessant rains.
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