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14:49
14:49

Katakwi District Official in Trouble Over OPM Cash 2 1

On Thursday, the Akoboi sub county LC III chairperson, Jorem Obukui convened a meeting with the aggrieved group members where Tino was also invited.
12:51
12:51

Increasing Debt Burden Upsets Katakwi District Council cao seraphine alia 3 1

The concerns follow another demand notice by Eastern Auto Parts LTD Mbale to the Chief Administrative Officer (CAO) of Katakwi, Seraphine Alia, for the payment of 70.2 million Shillings as costs for the repair of district motor vehicles between 2016 and 2018.
19:39
19:39

Katakwi Councilors Reject All proposed DSC Members Over Nepotism 1 1

Elakas had proposed Joseph Okiror Kedi, Jane Acam- Acayet and Margret Ajiro as members of Katakwi District Service Commission. But councilors noted that the proposed persons had blood relations with Elakas and his secretary, Obetel.
15:44
15:44

Katakwi Closes Seven New Sub Counties Citing Lack of Funds cao seraphine alia 1 2

Seraphine Alia, the Katakwi Chief Administrative Officer, says all the technical staff posted to the new sub-counties, have been idle due to lack of money. He says the workers have been redeployed in their mother sub-counties as they wait for funds.
14:31
14:31

Katakwi Officials Accused of Selling Sub County Land 2 1

The residents are blaming the sub-county authorities for being behind the sale of the land that they said would have been saved for the proposed Toroma district and other government institutions.
11:26
11:26

UNRA Close Soroti-Gweri-Toroma Road in Katakwi after Heavy Rains 1

For the last three months, residents of Kapujan, Toroma and Magoro Sub-counties, have been paddling through a flooded road to access social services.
15:20
15:20

Katakwi Spends COVID-19 Funds on Repair of Ambulances district funds 2

Serephine Alia, the Chief Administrative Officer, says that the district has been relying on one ambulance of Usuk MP, Peter Ogwang to handle all the emergencies in the district, which overwhelmed its operations.
13:51
13:51

Katakwi District Council Rejects to Pay UGX 400 Million to Interdicated Staff 2

They argue that the Chief Administrative Officer should take personal responsibility because he failed to use the normal channels of interdiction.
07:45
07:45

Hundreds Displaced Over Teso-Karamoja Border Dispute headquarters 5 1 Top story

Moses Elungat, a resident of Ongongonja Sub County has asked government to come to their rescue by providing them with drugs, mosquito nets and education services for their children since the Karamojong who claim the contested land have evicted them.
11:36
11:36

Parents Demand Transfer of Head Teacher 2 3

The angry parents have threatened to withdraw all their children from the school if the head teacher, his deputy Andrew Ariko and Robert Ekau the school bursar are not transferred.
11:27
11:27

Gap Between Parliament, Districts Fueling Corruption francis okwameri 5

Francis Okwameri, the Katakwi District Speaker, says parliament often passes policies without consulting district council yet some of them contradict the operations of local governments.
07:56
07:56

Katakwi On The Spot Over Failure to Enforce Charcoal Ordinance katakwi district 2

Emmanuel Ekwith, the Katakwi District Forest Officer, says they have been conducting operations but those involved maneuver around the laws. Ekwith says some charcoal dealers have started sneaking out with charcoal at night.
16:17
16:17

Katakwi Youth Petition President Museveni Over Livelihood Fund Suspension

The programme has been operational since 2016. However, due to the failed recovery of funding during the first year of implementing the programme, the Ministry of Gender, Labour and Social Development suspended funding in several districts citing misappropriation of the project funds officials or beneficiaries.
17:16
17:16

Minister Blocks Creation of Two Sub counties in Katakwi katakwi district 2

Walter Elakas Ekiring, the Katakwi District LC V Chairperson, says the Local Ministry halted the proposed creation of the two sub counties until the land dispute between the community in Magoro Sub County and Uganda Wildlife Authority is resolved.
15:42
15:42

Katakwi District Bans Charcoal Trade nema 2

Every day, more than 10 trucks loaded with more than 150 charcoal bags each leaves Katakwi district to various destinations. Most of these are destined for Soroti, Mbale, Jinja, Lira and Kampala districts. A bag of charcoal costs between 15,000 and 25,000 Shillings in Katakwi.
13:21
13:21

Katakwi DVO Refuses to Hand over Office kacita

Dr Ariko Onyait, former Katakwi District Veterinary Officer has allegedly refused to have over office to his predecessor.
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