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14:54
14:54

Rise in Cases of Incest Irks Lugbara Cultural Leaders 5 1

Ismael Tuku, the Prime Minister of the Lugbara Cultural Institution, says that unfortunately, one out of ten cases registered is the result of incest, which is an abomination.
10:19
10:19

HIV Mobile Exhibition Kicks off in Arua 2 3

The public exposition which kicked off on Thursday at Cafeteria in Arua town is the first of its kind in the West Nile region with particular emphasis on changing the youth's sexual behaviours.
12:12
12:12

Increasing Alcohol Consumption in Arua, W. Nile Worries CSOs civil society 2

Collins Mawa, an opinion leader in Arua, says the high alcohol consumption in the region has not only impacted negatively on the economic well being of families but also led to increased school dropout rates and family break ups.
16:31
16:31

Activists Renew Campaign Against Continued Tobacco Use in West Nile 3 3

Health Care Cost fact sheet of Tobacco Use in Uganda 2017 shows that 108.05 Billion Shillings is spent on the direct cost of treating diseases attributed to tobacco use, while the net cost of Tobacco use stands at 117.66 Billion shillings annually.
11:21
11:21

Hundreds Turn Up for Free Eye, Diabetes Treatment in Arua 4 3

The medical camp was organized by the Lions Club of Arua in commemoration of the World diabetes day.
12:40
12:40

Miss Tourism West Nile Crowned 3 2

Laura Lebu a 22 years old student from Adjumani district was crowned Miss Tourism West Nile 2018. Lebu said that she will promote the tourism sites in West Nile.
12:33
12:33

Self-Medication Stagnating Progress in Malaria Fight malaria treatment 2

An official from Malaria Consortium says that quite often when people fell feverish, they predetermine that they are suffering from Malaria and only seek care from qualified medical personnel after they have failed to improve.
16:23
16:23

CDC Experts Intervene to Contain Anthrax in Arua zoonotic diseases

Dr. Willy Nguma, the Arua District Veterinary Officer, says they have continued registering more new cases, posing a great threat to humans and animals.
20:55
20:55

UN Secretary General Hails Uganda's Generosity unhcr staff 1 3

In a world where so many people are selfishly closing their doors, closing their borders, not allowing refugees to come, this example deserves praise and admiration from the whole international community, Guterres told reporters at the Imvepi Refugee Reception Centre in the Arua district.
17:32
17:32

Former Transport Minister Awuzu Dead 1

Yovan Adriko, the former LC 3 chairman Logiri Sub County who once served as a political assistant to the former minister, says his demise is a big loss to the people of Vurra County.
11:14
11:14

CSOs Demand Policies To Enusre Women's Land Rights 5

A call has been made to government to enact laws that permit equal succession or inheritance rights for women.
12:19
12:19

Widows Cry Out as Succession Laws Hang in Balance succession bill 3

Proposed amendments to the Succession Act were tabled before Parliament in 2011, to address a lacuna created by a 2007 Constitutional Court ruling that declared a number of sections of the Succession Act null and void.
18:17
18:17

Police Names Fire Works Venues In West Nile Region insecurity 1

The Northern Regional Police spokesperson, Josephine Angucia confirmed to URN that only three places in Arua have been authorized to display fire works.
16:18
16:18

Police Block Self Styled Aringa Cultural Leader from Touring Hospitals 3

According to Musinguzi, Fadumulah should seek clearance from the gender, labour and social development ministry before continuing with his proposed tour.
12:18
12:18

Alur kingdom Launches Annual Gala in Arua to Promote Culture african culture 2

Speaking during the launch of the Alur Community Association cultural gala in Arua on Sunday Alur Kingdom Prime Minister, Dr Edwin Wathum, said there was need for parents to instill discipline and educate the children who could observe the traditional cultural norms to make a better society.
11:47
11:47

West Nile Region to Promote Culture in Centennial Celebrations 2

Sarah Onyiru, the central organizing committee chairperson for the Centenary Celebrations says various groups have already shown interest in exhibiting cultural artifacts depicting the power and might of west Nile region as well as cultural dances, foods and several other items.
16:15
16:15

New Year Revels; Tough Rules Issued for Gatherings in Arua arua district

The move is to limit cases of violence, attacks and robberies usually registered during New Year festivities, Josephine Angucia, the police spokesperson for West Nile says
10:34
10:34

Former Amin Air Force Commander Cirlo Orombi Dead

The former Uganda Army Air Force commander Lt. Col. (Rt.) Cirlo Orombi is dead.
17:32
17:32

PWDs stranded After Closure of Training Center 2

However, the center closed five years ago because of lack of funds.
08:11
08:11

High Court Declares Ragem Chief Illegitimate

In the suit, the petitioners asked High court to declare Olarike, the Chief of Ragem clan illegitimate
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