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07:32
07:32

Space Crisis Hits Kitgum General Hospital 1 1 Top story

Celestine Omoding, the in Charge of the Pediatric Ward told URN in an interview on Tuesday that the ward has only 30 beds yet they sometimes admit patients twice the numbers of bed available.
14:40
14:40

Elephants Destroy 111 Acres of Crops in Orom Sub County 3 1 Top story

Denis Ojara Severino, the local chairperson for Tikao village also told URN that his area has equally suffered with about 40 acres of crops including sim sim, beans and pumpkins stamped on by the elephants or eaten.
16:48
16:48

Kitgum Hospital Hit By Power Outages power blackout 1 2

Hourly, according to Omoya, the generator consumes 7 liters of diesel fuel translating to approximately 27,000 shillings, with the cost reaching about 324,000 shillings if its operated for 12 hours.
11:27
11:27

88 Villages in Kitgum Lacking Safe Water Sources 2 1

Records from the water department indicate that sub county that mostly water stressed area is Omiya Anyima with 42 villages without any single water source which is contrary with government’s policy that requires each village in the country to posses at least a clean water source.
14:31
14:31

Acholi Chief Court Subjects To Raise Funds For Cultural Festival kitgum municipality 3 2 Top story

Speaking at the launch of the third Acholi Cultural Festival at Bomah Hotel in Kitgum Municipality on Friday, Acana said the success of the festival greatly depends on contributions of people in the region.
17:56
17:56

Kitgum Vendors Not to Relocate To Airfield Market Kitgum Municipality 4 1

Jude Ogik, the Kitgum Municipal Council legal Representative told URN in an interview on Friday that Justice Mubiru over ruled the injunction against his clients, saying their action was in line with the physical planning act 2010.
14:12
14:12

Measles Outbreak Reported in Kitgum District 4

The Kitgum Deputy District Health Officer Margret Aryemo says that for the past two weeks, major health facilities in the district have reported cases of measles after patients especially children exhibited signs and symptoms of the disease.
10:39
10:39

Kitgum Farmer Makes Fortune From Owc Heifers Dairy Farming 4 3 Top story

Four years down the road, Olum’s journey from owning just a single heifer to 16, hasn’t only made him a successful dairy farmer in the district but also changed his livelihood.
13:21
13:21

Blood Shortage Hits Kitgum Hospital 1 3

The Senior Hospital administrator Bezzy Omoya says that the facility has been receiving limited blood that is inadequate to cater for the high demand.
15:27
15:27

Malaria Cases in Kitgum On the Increase 2 4

Records from Kitgum General Hospital show that in June the facility registered 1,310 patients tested positive to malaria. 413 of those who tested positive were children under the age of 5 years, while 879 children were above 5 years of age.
11:17
11:17

Two Kitgum Traders Killed in Accident fatal accident 1

The accident happened after an overloaded white Fuso lorry registration number UAU 206Y carrying at least 40 traders overturned after its breaks failed.
17:46
17:46

Pictorial: Kenneth Akena Watmon is Laid to Rest lugogo shooting

Kenneth Akena Watmon a Community Development Officer was killed over the weekend when he moved out of his car to apologise to a man whose car he had reportedly scratched while parking his.
10:20
10:20

World Vision Uganda Boosts Malaria Fight in Kitgum 1 4

Last year, World Vision donated another consignment of anti-malaria drugs, deworming tablets, multi vitamins and other medical equipment worth Shillings 102 Million to support routine Child days plus in April, June and October.
16:18
16:18

Nairobi Flies Invade Kitgum Prison 2 1

John Bosco Komakech, the Kitgum District Vector Control Officer couldnt be reached for comment as he was out of office when our reporter went there. According to the Center for Disease Control, Nairobi fly is a common example of an insect that contains a corrosive substance known as pederin.
10:44
10:44

Ugandan Traders Flee South Sudan Violence 1 2

Jonathan Rutabingwa, the Head of Lamwo District Security Committee says another 50 Ugandan traders are still in Ikoto monitoring the situation.
09:00
09:00

400 South Sudan Refugees Flee Fresh Fighting

Jonathan Rutabingwa, the Lamwo Resident District Commissioner says he was informed about the fighting by Peter Lokeng, the Commissioner of Ikotos County in Eastern Equatorial State.
16:48
16:48

Two FDC Aspirants Fight For Party Flag in Kitgum 2

Both Dr. Kizito Omona wand Phillip Okin Ojara were endorsed by different party officials from the party headquarters in Kampala.
07:24
07:24

Ongwen\'s Confirmation Hearing to Be Held in The Hague 2

Fatou Bensouda, the ICC Prosecutor had also recommended that the confirmation of charges hearing be brought to Uganda, preferable closest to the victims of the conflict in Gulu district.
14:44
14:44

NRM Administrator, Registrar Escape Primaries Chaos uganda decides 2016 1 3

Chaos erupted following the absence of a voters register. The registrar and party administrator had to escape by motor cycles after party members turned rowdy.
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