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16:44
16:44

Floods Cut Off Six Villages in Agago District 3

The rains have submerged feeder roads and major bridges in the area leaving residents struggling to access social services.
12:10
12:10

Stock Out of Essential Drugs Frustrates Health Care Delivery in Gulu disease burden 1 2

Daudi Okeny, a resident of the neighbouring Paicho Sub-County, said that he sought treatment for his child at Cwero Health Centre III after Paicho Health Centre III reported a stockout of drugs but he was equally disappointed that there were no malaria drugs.
19:21
19:21

Re-opening of Old Taxi Park Hangs in Balance 2 4

Last month, KCCA resolved to open the park on October 20th October, 2021 after renovating administration offices, fencing the park, demarcating stages and painting the kerbs.
18:29
18:29

Absence of Banking Services Frustrate Cross-Border Traders in Elegu Elegu Township 1 3

The Town Council has a population of 17,000 people with more than 500 of them engaged in cross-border trade. They deal in general merchandise, agricultural produce, hardware, restaurants and supermarkets among others.
15:33
15:33

Gov’t Eyes Pader to Accommodate More South Sudan Refugees 2 1

The development comes as Palabek Refugee Settlement in Lamwo District is running out of space to accommodate the surging population of refugees fleeing unrest from neighboring South Sudan.
11:02
11:02

Non-Synchronized Lights Causing Traffic Gridlock on Acacia Avenue 5 1

Vincent Ahimbisiwe, a taxi driver plying the Kampala-Ntinda route, blames the gridlock on the newly installed traffic lights, which he says are creating more chaos than calm on the route.
10:37
10:37

Black Flies Upsurge Sparks Fear Among Residents of Lamwo, Pader 6 1

Bob Akena, a Village Health Team-VHT supervisor in Palabek Abera Sub-county told Uganda Radio Network that the huge numbers of blackflies in Abam East village have left many farmers unable to farm in the morning and evening hours for fear of the painful bites from the flies.
19:20
19:20

Confusion Amidst Standoff Between K'la Minister and Market Chairperson 1

“Susan's being in office today, is a sign that we are not in a fight, it is a chance for her prepare and leave office honourably as we await official handover” the RCC added. It remains to be seen if Susan will manage to enter the office as the new week begins.
12:22
12:22

Kyotera Sensitizing Farmers as New Coffee Law, Causes More Discomfort 5 1

According to John Paul Mpalanyi, the Kyotera County MP, who is spearheading the campaign, the majority of coffee farmers are worried that the legislation is intended to give more powers to the government to cripple their efforts.
11:36
11:36

Lira District, City Bicker Over Assets 5 1

The Ministry of Health had budgeted for the construction of three health facilities within the city. They include Ongica and Anyomorem Health Centre IIIs and Punuluru HCII in the Lira City West division.
08:56
08:56

Mbale City Council Suspends Traffic on Potholed USMID Roads 1 3

Mugisu Hill and Nabuyonga Rise roads are part of the four roads that were constructed under the first phase of the World Bank-funded Uganda Support to Municipal Infrastructure Development (USMID) project. However, the roads developed cracks and huge potholes that made them impassable, less than two years after they were commissioned.
07:19
07:19

Mayor, Councilors Divided over Relocation of Mbale Division Headquarters 6 1

The Mayor has for two weeks single-handedly shifted his office to the former Nakaloke town council headquarters where he currently operates leaving other offices at the old Northern Division Headquarters. But a section of councillors accuses the mayor of not consulting them on the relocation of the office.
15:34
15:34

Bukwo Officials Flee Over Ghost NUSAF Projects 1 Top story

The four officers were expected to appear at Bukwo Central Police Station on Tuesday in vain. None of them has appeared at their offices since then.
15:29
15:29

Mukono District, Kyaggwe County Feud Over Property 2 2

The properties include the youth centre, community resource centre building and the ground space opposite the Chief Magistrates court. The properties were handed over to Kyaggwe County by the former LCV Chairperson Andrew Ssenyonga Luzindana following approval by the district council.
08:52
08:52

Pader Council Allocates Agora Ranch Land to UIA for Industrial Park 1

The District LC V Chairperson, Rtd. Col Obwoya Fearless tabled the motion during the council on Wednesday chaired by the speaker, Ottober Wellborn Odia to allocate the land to UIA was seconded by his Finance, Planning and Administration Secretary, Lawino Nancy.
19:25
19:25

Nakasongola District Battles 20 Court Cases 4 1

According to a report obtained from the office of Nakasongola District Chief Administrative Officer, the district is facing 20 court suits from residents and civil servants. The court suits include 15 land cases, alleged unlawful dismissal, interdiction, deletion from payroll and failure to accord a right to a fair hearing.
15:33
15:33

Bududa Bridge Collapses 2 3

Robert Mangobe, the area LC I Chairperson, says that he tried to inquire about the bridge works when it was starting but he was chased away.
14:34
14:34

Heavy Rains Render Ibanda Roads Impassable 5 2

Mackline Tushabe, a resident of Katafari cell says that because of the poor road pedestrians, Boda boda riders and vehicles have encroached on her millet garden as they try to evade the potholes.
12:35
12:35

Kilembe Residents Decry Poor State of Roads residents concerned 2 4

The road is used by pilgrims and other faithful to Bukalango Healing Centre in Kilembe. Angry residents say that roads only receive attention from authorities during the election period.
11:49
11:49

West Nile Leaders Ask Gov't to Address Gaps in Emyooga Program 4

Dr Aate Sharifa Taban Amin the Koboko District Woman Member of Parliament said there is a need for massive sensitization of people about the program since it was rolled out during the election period.
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