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17:14
17:14

Police Accused of Frustrating Eviction of Pastoralists Amuru District 1 2

Kenneth Okot, the Chairman of Atiak Sub–County says that leaders are struggling to carry on with the exercise because they are being frustrated by the police officers taking part in the exercise.
14:45
14:45

Amuru Halts Mass Covid-19 Vaccination over Low Uptake Ministry Of Health 1 1

Denis Okello, the Assistant District Health Officer Amuru says they are changing the vaccination strategy by conducting door to door covid-19 vaccination for eligible persons.
07:56
07:56

Elegu Border Market Traders Back In Business Elegu Town council 4 1

John Idra Kovuki, the LC III Chairperson of Elegu Town Council told Uganda Radio Network in an interview on Monday that several traders have embarked on erecting temporary stalls at the new site.
13:13
13:13

Traders Count Losses as Fire Guts Elegu Market elegu market fire 2 3 Top story

Noah Katende, a businessman at Elegu Town Council says that the fire is suspected to have started from one of the shops centrally located inside the market. According to Katende, the fire spread very fast, overpowering the traders and the community around the market.
09:07
09:07

Pastoralists Evade Evictions in Amuru, Nwoya Districts 1

Majority of the pastoralists especially in Got Apwoyo government land in Nwoya and Kololo Parish in Amuru have moved several kilometers away from the government property into community lands.
07:38
07:38

Amuru RDC Halts Planting of Mark Stones on Disputed Land Land dispute 6 1

Two weeks ago, Martin Oyet, a renowned businessman in Amuru Town Council began planting mark stones in Wei Apeto C village in Kololo Parish, claiming ownership of more than 2,000 acres of land. But more than 20 locals in the area protested his move alleging that part of the land he has been planting mark stones on doesn't belong to him
08:09
08:09

Pictorial: A Close Look at Life, Business in Disputed Apaa Land

Known to be an area in Pabbo Sub-county in Amuru District, UWA rangers under the guidance of the Ministry of Tourism in February 2012 launched an eviction of close to 6,000 locals claiming the area is a gazetted East Madi Wildlife Game Reserve.
11:50
11:50

Amuru District to Punish Headteachers of Poorly Performing Schools after Re-Opening Poor Performance

According to the education department. Amuru district has been performing poorly in Primary Leaving, Uganda Certificate of Education and Uganda Advanced Certificate of Education examinations in recent years. In 2020, the district got a laughable 63 candidates in division one in PLE out of the over 2000 candidates who sat the examinations.
11:06
11:06

Three Men Claim One GISO Post for Lakang Sub County 1

Anthony Oringa, the LCIII Chairperson, Lakang Sub County says each of the three claimants have appointed their team who move into the community collecting security intelligence but in the process, end up causing chaos.
14:13
14:13

Amuru District Revives Village COVID-19 Task Forces 2 1

In the past two weeks, the district has registered over 30 covid-19 positive cases from within the community and a few from the Elegu border post. Initially, the district was registering 5 to 10 cases since the beginning of the year.
13:08
13:08

Amuru Fines Illegal Charcoal Dealers UGX 29m in Ongoing Crackdown Amuru district 2 1

Michael Lakony, the Amuru District Chairman says they revamped the operation on the illegal charcoal business after the perpetrators infiltrated Wii-Ceri Forest Reserve and other areas in Amuru like Lakang, Pogo, Apaa and Okidi.
16:59
16:59

Water Shortage Hits Lamogi Sub County AMREF Health Africa 2

The village had 12 boreholes of which 8 broke down last year forcing the 3,628 households to share clean water from the 4 remaining functional boreholes or fetch water from streams.
14:13
14:13

FDC`S District Chairperson Appoints NRM Deputy of Great Reputation 1

Michael Lakony the district LCV chairperson says he appointed Akera to that position as reward for the hard work he has been doing to help the district develop. Akera`s appointment was confirmed on Wednesday this week during a full council meeting at the district headquarters.
07:51
07:51

Medical Workers Abandon Health Facility for Farming in Amuru District patients 3 1

Bosco Ocira, the LC I Chairperson Otici Village who also doubles as the Health Center Management Committee Chairperson, says the facility is currently operating partially due to the absence of many health workers.
12:02
12:02

Year-old Garbage Heaps Chock Pabo Town Uncollected garbage 1

Obalo says that the only pit where the garbage was being dumped was filled up and the people have now resorted to dumping garbage on the roadside.
16:27
16:27

Motorists Demand for Guard Rails at Apaa Bridge 1 1

The Apaa Bridge connects major roads that link Pabbo Sub-County to River Nile landing site; Puno-Dyang, Acholiber, Amuru Town Council, Layima, Pailyec in Amuru and neighboring Opuwa and Itirikwa Sub-Counties in Adjumani.
12:56
12:56

Amuru District Starts Rehabiliting Community Access Roads 1

Over 200 km of roads were left in sorry states following the heavy torrential rain that was received last year.
15:15
15:15

Amuru District in Dilemma over New Sub Counties Ministry of Finance 2

Thompson Obong, the Chief Administrative officer Amuru district says they recently received a budget execution circular from the Ministry of Finance halting the operationalization of the newly created lower local governments due to the lack of finances, yet the EC has gone ahead to gazette new electoral positions for there for the 2021 elections.
16:16
16:16

Amuru Residents Struggle to Access Health Services Atoro Locals

The most affected area is Atoro where more than 300 residents are forced to travel for at least 92-kilo meters to Otwee health centre III or sail across River Nile and travel at least 15km to access Wadilai health center III in Nebbi district.
12:59
12:59

Amuru District Vice Chairperson Sacked for Incompetence Atiak Sub County 1 1

Michael Lakony accused John Bosco Ocan, who is also the councillor for Atiak Sub County of being absent from his office for nearly three months.
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