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12:38
12:38

Farmers In Lango Region Counting Losses After Drop In Prices Of Tomatoes Lira Main Market 3 2

Morris Ogwal, a farmer from Ogwete sub county in Otuke district is disappointed that after spending a lot of money on pesticides to manage his tomatoes, the prices has dropped and there are very few buyers.
16:10
16:10

Health Center Construction Works Stall Four Months after Launch Ating HCII 3 1

Anjilo Opio, the area LC I chairperson says the workers approached him on Saturday, saying that they would leave the site due to nonpayment and of construction materials on the site. He says that the workers handed the keys for the store, which has a few bags of cement, iron bars, gumboots and some overalls.
07:18
07:18

Otuke District to Enroll Teenage Pregnant Girls Back at School Teenage Pregnancies 4

Susan Abeja, the Otuke District Woman MP believes that the girls should be given a chance to continue studying even after giving birth. She says as leaders, they will make sure that the girls receive the necessary support they require at school.
13:12
13:12

Schools in Otuke District Understaffed 2

The district with five government-aided secondary schools and 1 tertiary institution has only 93 filled positions against the 367 approved staff ceiling, leaving 274 vacancies unfilled.
11:42
11:42

14 Uncoded Schools in Otuke Await Gov't Takeover 4

Alfred Malinga, the Chief Administrative Officer explained that the District does not have enough resources to support these schools. He is worried that they may not be able to accommodate learners when schools open after the lock down.
13:59
13:59

Man Remanded for Defiling Granddaughter 15 year old girl 2

Trouble for Ogwanga started after the 15-year-old Primary three granddaughter, who is three months pregnant told her clan and local council leaders that her grandfather has been sexually molesting her from January whenever her grandmother would go to the market.
10:38
10:38

Dev't Equalization Grant Beneficiaries in Otuke Reject Poor Quality Goats 3 1

In the last financial year, Otuke District Local Government signed an agreement with Alfonse Line Ltd to deliver 62 goats valued at 150,000 Shillings each.
14:07
14:07

Dry Spell Sparks Hunger Concerns among Otuke Farmers prolonged dry spell 2 4

Bonny Ocen, the District Agricultural Officer advised the farmers to think of planting fast maturing crops especially the improved variety in order to avert the looming famine.
13:30
13:30

UGX 500M Maternity Ward Construction Stalls at Ogwete HC III Ogwete HCIII 5 1

In 2019, the Health Ministry upgraded the facility from Health Center II to HCIII status. The district then contracted Otada contraction company Ltd to construct a maternity ward, placenta pit and latrine stances at the facility at Shillings 500 million.
10:15
10:15

Construction of Ating Health Centre II Starts Maternity ward 3 1

The District officials have since handed over the site to BMK Construction Company Ltd, to construct a maternity and neonatal ward, placenta pit, a stand-alone laboratory unit and a single toilet stance for the male and female clients and another for females only.
11:32
11:32

Woman, 34, Accused of Defiling 11 Year Old Boy Uganda Police Force 1

The boy's mother reported the matter to Okwang police post after getting a tip off by some concerned locals in the area who kept seeing the boy at Akite’s residence
09:47
09:47

Former Minister Atubo to Contest for Otuke East Parliamentary Seat 4 1

The former minister shocked the people of Lango when he picked nomination forms for the newly created Otuke East Constituency member of parliament under independent ticket after declaring that he will not be seeking to hold any elective position. He will be facing Hon. Fr. Jacinto Ogwal, contesting under the UPC Ticket and Hon. Julius Acon Bua, the incumbent under National Resistance Movement- NRM Party.
21:55
21:55

Three Police Officers Arrested For Alleged Torture, Extortion in Otuke Curfew in Uganda 1

The trio were arrested on Tuesday evening on orders of the Otuke Resident District Commissioner (RDC), Robert Abak following complaints by residents that they beat them up even from their homes while enforcing the COVID-19 curfew.
13:05
13:05

Children Born in Captivity in Lango Denied Access to Customary Land 5

Lango cultural land Act of 2009, 2(b) gives access of land to any child whose mother is not married to another clan and is staying at her parental home as long as the children have not been claimed by their father.
17:04
17:04

Museveni's Polling Agents in Otuke Demand Pay uganda decides 2016

Lucy Apio, another agent suspects their money was swindled by NRM party leaders in Oyam district. She asks the party officials to clear the air on why they havent been paid when other agents were cleared.
15:04
15:04

Otuke Head teacher In Trouble for Marrying Underage Girl

Hillary Mukiza, the Otuke District Police Commander, says they picked Merii from a marriage ceremony organized at the home of the girls parent in Te-tugu village. Mukiza says Merii had just paid Shillings 470,000 to the family of the girl before a child rights activist alerted police.
11:26
11:26

Late School Opening Worry Otuke Teachers

On Monday, Uganda Radio Network surveyed the only two government aided schools in the town council and found only 15 pupils had reported at Orum Primary School and none at Orum Secondary School.
10:25
10:25

Five Held For Murder and Illegal Possession Of Firearms uganda police force

Obote told URN on his sick bed at Orum Health Center IV that the suspects pounced on them at about 10pm on their way home with the priest.He says the suspects had two AK47 rifles, spears, wooden logs, arrows and bows.
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