Breaking

Archive

May 16 results
16:52
16:52

Kwania Probation Office, Residents Decry Surge in Child Abuse 3 1

According to Opio, they have registered more than 100 cases of child abuse since this year began. Seventy of these are defile cases from Abongomola, Aduku, and Inomo sub-counties. He says that they are working closely with parents, local leaders, Police and different Civil Society Organisations to address the challenge.
13:53
13:53

Police Releases Constables Accused of Assaulting Suspect 1

Amos Owiny, Vincent Otile, David Obote, Daniel Okello and Daniel Okula, all constables attached to Teilwa outpost were arrested on Saturday for allegedly assaulting Nelson Ayini last Friday during his arrest over a land dispute.
16:13
16:13

Five Police Officers in Kwania Arrested over Assault 1

They allegedly assaulted Nelson Ayini on Friday during his arrest over a land wrangle case.
16:47
16:47

Drugs Stolen from Abwong Health Centre II Abwong HCIII 2

The stolen drugs include 30 boxes of Coartem, 10 boxes of Amoxicillin, 8 boxes of Frazil and 17 boxes of Rapid Diagnostic Testing kits among others.
12:36
12:36

Kwania Leaders Concerned Girls Could Drop Out of School 1 1

According to statistics from January to December 2020 from the office of the District Community Development Officer, 2,908 girls below 17 years visited a hospital for antenatal care since the closure of schools in March.
09:41
09:41

Gender Based Violence Cases Worry Abongomola Sub County Authorities 2 2

Moses Opio, the Kwania District Probation Officer blames the rising cases on Gender-Based Violence in the community. The Sub County has registered over 137 cases of Gender-Based Violence within a space of two months, mostly in Amorigoga and Abany parishes.
04:47
04:47

Lango Paramount Chief Calls for Peaceful Elections 2 1

His Highness Ebii says that they are much aware that a number of past general elections in Lango have been characterized by violence which saw some people lose their lives while others sustained severe injuries.
19:33
19:33

Kwania District NUP Chairperson, Three Others Released on Police Bond 2 1

The NUP officials were arrested on Wednesday when they reportedly went to the police at Kwania CPS to seek permission from the District Police Commander Edith Basalirwa to allow them to conduct NUP meetings to mobilize votes for their party president Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu aka Bobi Wine.
17:44
17:44

Kwania District NUP Chairperson, Three Others Arrested 2 1

It’s alleged that Okwir, Charles Ogwang, the Kwania District NUP Mobilizer and two unidentified NUP Officials from Kampala were arrested on Wednesday evening when they had gone to seek permission from police at Kwania Central Police Station to allow them to conduct a meeting meant to mobilize votes for NUP Presidential candidate Robert Kyagulaunyi Ssentamu.
12:43
12:43

Incumbent Candidates Accused of Fueling Election Violence in Kwania 3

However, voters and several other candidates say that the two contenders have contributed to a spike in violence across the constituencies. The accusation follows an incident in which Tonny Ayo ordered his bodyguard to fire live bullets to disperse a crowd that attacked him while campaigning in Apwori Trading Centre in Atongtidi Sub County on Sunday.
14:49
14:49

HIV Postive People in Lango Want Gen. Muntu to Strengthen Anti Stigma Policy Ministry of Health 5 1

Natukunda Tryphena, an ambassador representing the Young People Living with HIV/AIDS in Uganda says due to weaker anti-stigma policies put in place by the government many clients are forced to abandon treatment due to stigma by some members of the community.
08:33
08:33

NRM Reconciliation Meeting in Kwania Hangs in Balance over Compensation Demands 2

Sam Omara Angai, the Kwania District NRM Chairman expresses fear that the reconciliation drive could hit a snag because some of the losers are demanding compensation.
11:28
11:28

Health Workers to Drive Youth to Suicide in Northern Uganda Using Stigma Ministry of Health 4

Due to stigma, Amuka says, many young positive are forced to abandon medication, while some commit suicide as a result of psychological torture by some medical workers, parents and members of the community.
19:20
19:20

1,500 teenagers Pregnant, Married Off In Kwania 1 4

Moses Opio, the Kwania District Probation Officer says, of all these cases reported to different health facilities in the district, Abongomola Sub County is leading with 321 cases, followed by Aduku Town Council 318 cases, Nambieso 298, Chawente Sub County registered 286 cases, Inomo 218 and Aduku Sub County 38 cases respectively.
14:34
14:34

Mothers Paying for Services at Kwania Public Health Facilities. 2

Brenda Apio, a resident of Okwor Village in Etekober parish, Nambieso Sub County says, she delivered at Nambieso HCIII with the help of an elderly woman because the midwife was attending to another mother but she was still asked to pay the illegal 5000 shillings before she could go home.
13:14
13:14

Kwania District Seeks Help for Vulnerable Groups 5

One such family is a 12-year-old girl named Lucky, who is now tasked with the responsibility of not only looking after herself but after her 8-year-old brother, Bazil. Lucky was told that both her mother who was born out of wedlock and her grandmother died of HIV and AIDS-related illnesses.
May 16 results