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15:50
15:50

Body of Drowned Student in Kwania Recovered, Family Demands Compensation 2 3

Odur’s body was retrieved by residents and police from the dam in Olami A cell, Aduku Town Council in Kwania district on Sunday.
14:33
14:33

Construction of UGX 1.7 Billion Maternity Wards in Kwania District Starts MInistry of Health 1 3

Edward Eyak, the Kwania district Engineer, says the refurbishment of each health centre will cost 535 million Shillings. The funding is in addition to 1.2 billion Shillings that the district received early this year for upgrading Inomo HCII, Apire HCII and Chawente HCII.
12:39
12:39

Residents in Kwania District Protest Giveaway of Land to German Investor 3 3

In a letter dated January 8, 2021, and written by Daniel Odongo of Okwir and Company Advocates on behalf of Among Agnes and 130 others who are also claiming ownership of the land, Odongo accuses the Chairman Lango Cooperative Union Maxwell Akora Akora and others of causing the suffering of over 300 people of Angayiki.
08:25
08:25

Lango Cooperative Union to Lease Land to German Investor 1 2

The land measuring 1,165 hectares, an equivalent to 9 square kilometers is located at Angayiki village Chawente Sub County in Kwania District and plans are underway to lease it, in a five years contract that will see the investor develop it.
15:50
15:50

Aduku Town Council Start Weeding Out 'Fake' Witchdoctors 3

The fake witchdoctors are blamed for jeopardizing security, fueling domestic violence cases and sexually abusing married women who seek their help.
07:53
07:53

312 SACCOS in Uganda Suffer Fraud, Poor Governance 2 1 Top story

According to the report, 64 out of the 453 registered SACCOs in Uganda have collapsed while 312 are struggling due to fraud and poor governance among other challenges. Collins Agaba, the program Manager PROFIRA, says only 77 out the 453 Saccos they are supporting have not suffered any problem.
15:45
15:45

Kwania District Residents Repair Impassable Road 2 2

The road that connects residents to Aduku Saturday market and Aduku Town Council is impassable during the rainy season. It has many potholes and has no proper drainage system.
18:01
18:01

12,000 Farmers Receive Soybean Grinding Machines, Farm Inputs 3 1

Oliver Nabiryo, the programs manager Sasakawa Global, says the organisation targets 12,000 farmers in Lango with the aims of improving their livelihoods, promote food security and nutrition.
19:57
19:57

Farmer Makes a Fortune Rearing Ankole Cattle in Lango 2

Babra Akao, also a farmer neighboring Ogwang’s farm says livestock farming is a good investment but a capital-intensive enterprise. She appealed to the government to extend restocking programs to areas where they have not reached in order to empower the common man.
14:05
14:05

Inomo Sub County Chief Interdicted Over Unaccounted UGX 65 Million 1

Kwania Chief Administrative Officer Albina Awor accused Odongo of operating on remote and being implicated in corruption tendencies on several occasions. Awor said upon several warnings Odongo has remained adamant prompting interdiction.
07:50
07:50

Residents Use Hand Hoes, Hammers to Fix Sh750 Billion Road 2 3

A month after President Yoweri Museveni flagged off the tarmacking of Masindi-Pader to Acholibur Highway; residents say the road, which is under UNRA has been impassable after several sections of the road including a section of Abuli in Apac Sub County, Ibuje, and Aduku Town Council were cut off by floods respectively.
18:26
18:26

Nancy Kalembe's Pledge of Job Creation Excites Kwania Youths 1 4

During her campaign trail in Lango region, Kalembe made several pledges that include fighting corruption, stopping land grabbing, improving teacher’s welfare, better health for youths and women among others.
09:17
09:17

Lango Cooperative Union Reinstates 144 Primary Societies 4 2

The Union came to its knees when cotton growing, buying, ginning and selling were heavily affected rendering the primary societies inactive. Tonny Ogwal, the Lango Cooperative Union Vice-Chairperson says the union leaders are now on the move to revamp and strengthen the societies across the region.
19:45
19:45

5000 Households Get Safe Water in Kwania District 1 3

Nine of the rehabilitated boreholes are found in Aduku Sub County, 11 in Chawente Sub County, 4 in Abongomola, 12 in Inomo and 9 in Nambieso Sub County.
11:18
11:18

Over 1,500 Volunteers Registered to Deliver ARVs to Patients in Lango Ministry of Health 3

Oscar Ewaa, an ambassador representing the Young People Living with HIV/AIDS in Northern Uganda, says the initiative is aimed at scaling down HIV/AIDS prevalence among youths and improve the welfare of young people living with HIV/AIDS.
17:08
17:08

1,800 Farmers in Kwania Enroll for Cluster Development Project 3

Under the scheme, a first-time farmer is supposed to pay 33 per cent of 450,000 and the government tops up the remaining balance. In the second season, both government and farmers pay 50 per cent of the money and at the third season, governments pay 33 per cent while the farmer takes the bigger share; 67 per cent of the payment.
16:09
16:09

Museveni Fulfills UGX 150 Million Pledge to Ikwera Girls Secondary School 1 1

President Museveni pledged to donate the bus to the school after the Truck; a Tata Lorry Reg. No. UG 0753G that was used to transport soldiers for training to Ibuje Sub County broke down in 2006.
07:24
07:24

Thirteen Landing Sites in Dokolo, Kwania Reopened for Fishing Activities 1 4

James Okello, the Chairperson of the Fishing Community is excited that at least 80 fishermen in Dokolo and 79 in Kwania district have been cleared to resume fishing that was officially flagged off by Col James Nuwagaba, the Commandant of the Fisheries Protection Unit at Atuma Landing Site in Kwania on Saturday.
09:47
09:47

Kwania District Receives UGX492 Million to Repair Community Access Roads 1 4

Edward Eyak Odongo, the Kwania District Engineer says that the roads to be rehabilitated include; 21 kilometre Atar trading center to Bala Boarder that connects Kwania to Kole district, Onywal-onote to Teogali, Abwong to Lira boarder, Nambieso to Agwata boarder that connects Kwania to Dokolo and Aboko to Chawente community access roads.
08:37
08:37

6,000 People Displaced by Floods in Kwania District 2 4

The most affected are nine parishes, of Nambieso, Owiny, Bung, Atuma, Anwangi, Acaba, Ayabi, Acwao and Etekiber.
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