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18:37
18:37

Fire Threat, Looming Flash Floods Worry Elegu Leaders River Unyama 3 1

Elegu border is responsible for between 80-90 per cent goods and services that enter South Sudan though Nimule. According to the Trade Ministry, from 2016 up to 2018, the border post has been responsible for over USD 1.2 billion in revenue to Uganda. But this time around, it has seen lengthy queues, holding trucks stationed for days as drivers undergo COVID-19 testing.
19:09
19:09

Amuru RDC Dragged to Court over Impounded Charcoal businesswoman 1

The charcoal valued at 112,500,000 million Shillings were being transported from Adjumani District via Amuru enroute to Busia Sofia Marker in Busia Town at the Uganda – Kenya border. The incident happened between December 2019 and January 2020.
10:42
10:42

Another Inferno Razes 7 Blocks of Atiak Sugarcane Plantation 2 1 Top story

Dr Amina Hersi Moghe, the Director of Atiak Sugar Factory, a subsidiary of Horyal Investment Holdings Company Ltd, says the fire broke out around 12:30pm on Tuesday afternoon but was ignored.
13:04
13:04

Atiak Sugar Industry: Police Recommends Action to Avert Fire Outbreaks charcoal burning 1 3 Top story

Patrick Jimmy Okema, the Aswa River Region Police Spokesperson reveals that their recommendations are based on thorough investigations that have undoubtedly pointed out to the factors causing the sudden fires.
13:21
13:21

NUSAF 3 Supplier Demands UGX 192m Payment for Ox-ploughs NUSAF 3 Projects 3

In September, A & O Gene Limited Uganda supplied 160 oxen and 80 ox-ploughs to 20 groups under the Northern Uganda Social Action Fund III (NUSAF3) project in Okidi and Pawel parishes, Attiak Sub County.
16:43
16:43

Floods Delay Construction of Elegu Bulk Market Elegu Town Council 2 2

Wilfred Odiya Baguma, the Atiak Sub-County Chairperson LC 3 says unless Government controls the flash floods in the area, the construction of the bulk market will always remain in jeopardy.
15:19
15:19

UWA Blocks Construction of Major Access Road in Apaa 1 2

Linda Agnes Auma, the Resident District Commissioner of Amuru criticized the interference by UWA as a sabotage to the peace, recovery and economic development efforts of the district after the two-decade long insurgency by Lord’s Resistance Army - LRA.
07:36
07:36

Amuru Authorities Evict 100 Illegal Charcoal Dealers Attiak Sub County 1 2 Top story

Wilfred Odiya Baguma, the Attiak Sub County LC III Chairperson told URN that the charcoal dealers were first detained at Atiak Youth Multi-Purpose Hall before they were escorted out of the district on Tuesday evening.
10:57
10:57

Fire Guts Elegu Market Elegu Township 2 1

Richard Omony a vendor says that the fire started at around midnight and lasted for several hours. It destroyed shops, saloons, and barber shops, makeshift structures and among others.
09:34
09:34

Inconsistent Power Supply Affecting UGX 4.5bn Water Project in Amuru pabbo town council 2 3 Top story

Okello told URN during an interview on Saturday that he has opted for borehole water since the tap water has become unreliable. Faidah Lilly Owot, another resident told URN that she is considering abandoning piped water because of it inconsistent supply.
16:42
16:42

Floods Paralyse Transport in Amuru Otwee Town Council

The heavy rains which started at around 8:00 a.m. and lasted for over six hours washed away Lakang Bridge which crosses over Lakang road, one of Amuru district`s major transport and business route connecting to Adjumani and Gulu districts.
16:40
16:40

Heavy Rains Wash Away Bridge in Amuru

The most affected residents are from Kal and Labala parishes. The two were reportedly cut off from the town council after heavy rains swept away Akori Bridge.
17:10
17:10

Out Growers Abandon Atiak Sugar Project over Pay 4 1

The farmers have also dragged their cooperative administrators and Atiak Sugar Factory, a subsidiary of Horyal Investment Holdings Company to the district labor office seeking justice.
15:31
15:31

Amuru Residents Blame Police for Laxity Amuru Town Council 2

Aswa river region police Spokesperson Jimmy Patrick Okema however, admitted that police hierarchies discovered numerous gaps and weaknesses depicted by Amuru police personnel during the community policing program.
16:45
16:45

Amuru Land Agreement Was a Fair Deal- Delegates gulu high court 1

According to the agreement, the parties support the establishment of Amuru sugar works, whose boundaries shall be identified, opened and surveyed by the commissioner of mappings and surveys to determine its location and size.
12:42
12:42

Acholi Leaders Plot to block Amuru Land Survey northern insurgency 1

The move follows a series of correspondences between the Attorney General Peter Nyombi and Lands Minister Daudi Migereko instructing that the land in Lakang, Bana and Kololo villages in Amuru be Surveyed. Nyombi also advised that the occupants of the same be established and their properties recorded and valued to pave way for the project.
13:33
13:33

Floods Cut Off Elegu Border Town heavy rains

Wilson Musa, a driver with Kampala coach told URN this morning that he and his passengers have not been able to travel since 2pm on Wednesday.
12:08
12:08

Elegu Traders Demand For Banking Services 1

Patrick Okumu, the chairperson National Chambers Of Commerce Amuru branch says traders involved in cross border trade have to carry their working capital in hard cash, which endangers their lives.
16:12
16:12

Clay Furniture Carpentry Catches on in Amuru 4 Top story

A number of residents in Amuru district have developed an idea of using clay to build their furniture such as chairs, beds and cupboards among others.
15:00
15:00

Charcoal Dealers Invade Nwoya, Amuru Districts christopher ojera 1

Nwoya district authorities have arrested 35 illegal charcoal dealers who went on an indiscriminate tree felling spree.
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