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14:53
14:53

700 Groups in Kitgum to Benefit from 'Emyooga' Initiative 1 5

William Komakech, the Kitgum Resident District Commissioner told URN in an interview that Kitgum District will receive shillings 1.8 billion for groups in Chua East, Chua West and Kitgum Municipality constituencies.
12:22
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Moroto Municipality Residents Want Access Roads Opened construction 1 5

The residents argue that the Municipal Council authorities have for several years promised to open the four access roads in the area but since 2004, only one access road was opened.
11:21
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Muhanga CDO Interdicted For Alleged Corruption 4

In an August 05th, 2020 letter signed by Gideon Tumwesigye, the Rukiga District Principal Assistant Secretary on behalf of the Chief Administrative Officer, Atukwase is accused of failure to account for Shillings 720,000 under the Youth Livelihood that was recovered from Butobere Produce Buying and Selling Youth Group in Muhanga town council.
10:39
10:39

Manipulation, Intimidation Cited in Elders Council Polls in Masaka 1 3

In many parts of Masaka district, participants accuse village council leaders of selfishly manipulating the process hence influencing the choice of leaders in the polls.
10:18
10:18

Funds, Guidelines Slow Fort Portal Tourism City Operations Willy Kintu Muhanga 1 Top story

Fort Portal City Mayor, Rev Willy Kintu Muhanga adds that due to lack of guidelines; he has not yet formed an executive committee that would implement council resolutions. According to Muhanga, the operationalisation of Fort Portal city led to the immediate closure of Fort Portal municipal bank accounts.
06:17
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Soroti Elevation Boosts Kadaga's Support in Teso Region Soroti City 4 1

During the inauguration of Soroti City on Monday, Bob Owiny, the Deputy Council Speaker for Soroti District chaired a special council meeting to extend gratitude to Kadaga and the government for considering the operationalization of Soroti City. Owiny also used the opportunity to lobby for support to Kadaga’s candidature in recognition of her effort in steering deliberations in Parliament.
15:44
15:44

Confusion Over Sale of Gulu City Garbage Skips gulu main market 3 1

Patrick Olany, the Director Acholi Scrap Dealers told URN that they collected the skips, wheelbarrows and sidewalk bins last week upon payment of the money in Gulu City Council bank account.
13:17
13:17

Heavy Rains Leave Trail Of Destruction In Sembabule 2

Kelen Amanya, the Ntusi Sub County councilor, says they are surprised by the level of destruction caused by the rains. She says the destruction has raised fears of food security since several plantations have destroyed.
10:11
10:11

Ayivu County MP Bernard Atiku Officially Joins NRM Party 3 3

Atiku who is serving his second term in Parliament joined parliament on the FDC ticket in 2011. However, he fell out with the party and contested as an independent candidate in 2016, although he still remained within the opposition circles.
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Gulu City Operations Affect Payment of Salaries for Some Civil Servants uganda vision 2040 1 2 Top story

Charles John Luwa, the interim City Planner reveals that financial glitches allied to the City creation have affected the workers and the problem is anticipated to affect workers’ remunerations for the months of August and possibly September.
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12:54

1,000Kgs Of Maize Flour Nears Expiry As Kitgum Quarantine Centers Remain Vacant 1

“The flour is almost getting spoilt, so we are thinking that it should be given or sold away to prominent people in the district so that they don’t get spoilt. When we need them, we shall get the food back because at the moment, the quarantine centers are empty,” Dr Okello says.
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Arua Covid19 Taskforce Reduces Quarantine Period Citing Lack of Food Paul Bishop Drileba 3 2 Top story

Paul Bishop Drileba, the Arua District Health Officer, says they were forced to contravene the Covid19 Standard Operating Procedures-SOPs and reduce the mandatory quarantine period so as to cut on the high cost of keeping the suspects.
11:01
11:01

UWEC Re-opens After Five Months 5 Top story

Lilly Ajarova, the UTB Chief Executive Officer, who was part of the delegation that toured the center, says that they were satisfied that the center will be able to implement the COVID-19 preventive measures that include screening all guests, enforcing and hand washing at major entry points among other procedures.
17:56
17:56

Premature Closure Of Quarantine Center Triggers Uproar From Kitgum Covid-19 Task-force 1 3

Okongo notes that health workers have reoccupied the wards that were used for quarantining suspected Covid-19 cases to treat outpatients against their advice.
17:31
17:31

Malaria Claimed 60 Lives in Kitgum District During Lockdown Ministry of Health 1 2

This is a fivefold increment in death rates compared to the 13 lives that were lost to malaria during the same period in 2019. It is also the highest record of malaria deaths in the district, over the years.
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06:34

NUP Sets Foot in East Acholi Region With New Regional Office 2021 general polls 2

Tony Olenge Olanya, the Regional Coordinator for People Power Movement in Acholi Sub-region says the office, in Pandwong Division, roughly a kilometre away from the heart of Kitgum municipality will give a permanent address for NUP and coordinate all its activities in the region.
14:33
14:33

Relocation of Itojo Sub County, Nyamukana Town Council Irks Ntungamo Leaders 5 1

Ntungamo district council in 2015 passed a resolution to split Ruhaama County and Ruhaama East.
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10:51

Delayed Release of Funds Stalls Operations of Masaka, Gulu Cities Masaka City Council 5 1

Godfrey Kayemba, the interim City Mayor says that the government committed to allocate 100 billion shillings to each of the new cities as their start-up capital, which has not been the case hence causing a standstill in executing of plans.
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Gulu City Leaders Struggle to Maintain Access Roads World Bank. 6 2

The impassable roads are spread across 124 villages and 34 parishes in the two Divisions of Gulu City. Currently, some of the parishes with notable bad and impassable roads include Tegwana, Kirombe, Pece Cubu, Kabed’opong, Layibi-Techo and Kanyagoga among others.
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