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15:15
15:15

95 Kilometers of Roads in Omoro District in Appalling State Uganda Road Funds 2

The most affected roads categorized with deep potholes, broken culverts and bridges include 14km Bobi-Wii Lacic, 14.9km Palenga to Ongako, 8km Bobi-Okwii to Lii Sub County in Nwoya district, 8km Walter Ochora road, 39km Acet-Loyo ajonga to Labora, 10km Bobi-Opaya to Hiima and 60-meter long Hiima bridge which connects Keto- Awor in Lakwana Sub County. Omoro district has a total of 303km roads under its management and 581 under the management of the various sub counties.
14:55
14:55

Access to Health Centers in Omoro Hindered by Poor Roads 2

The nearest health facilities to the village are Lakwatomer Health Center II and Lakwana health center III which are 5km and 7km respectively.
17:54
17:54

Two Men Remanded for Gang-raping Sister In-Law 1

Court heard that on January 21st, 2021 at around 10 am while at Omunyjobi village in Orapwoyo Sub –County in Omoro district, the accused besieged their victim who harvesting sorghum in the garden. It is alleged that the two followed their victim to the garden pretending to offer some help.
17:35
17:35

10-Year-Old Boy in Gulu Seeks UGX 5M for Kidney Cancer Treatment 2 1

Medical recommendations from Lacor and Gulu Regional Referral Hospital require five million shillings for treating the patient at Mulago. However, the family cannot afford it and the mother is crying out to well-wishers to come to her rescue.
07:40
07:40

Family Seeks Compensation of UGX 100M from School for Destruction of Property Koro Sub County 5 1

Grace Adong, a single mother of six children and Person with Disability told Uganda Radio Network on Monday that the school has forcefully occupied her land measuring close to nine hectares.
13:08
13:08

Omoro District Council Passes Education Ordinance 1 1

Richard Otika, the Councilor 5 for Ongako Sub –County and the Chairperson for Social Services Committee revealed that the main objective of the ordinance is to ensure that all children of school-going age in the district are enrolled in school, stay in school and complete the education cycle.
09:41
09:41

Poor Roads, Heavy Rain Hinder Mass Immunization Exercise in Omoro Omoro District 1 1 Top story

Venansio Okello, the Omoro District Health Educator says that less than half of the children were not immunized within the stipulated period due to impassable roads, lack of transport to health facilities,
10:25
10:25

Acholi Leaders Decry Poor Funding to Roads Sector 1 1

Douglas Okello Peter, the LCV Chairperson Omoro District says currently, the district receives only 613 Million Shillings every financial year to manage and maintain 1,187 km of district roads.
07:28
07:28

Omoro Seeks Support for Reopening of Nodding Disease Treatment Centre Omoro District 1 1

According to Okao, two of the 217 victims in the district died after being returned to their parents when the center collapsed a year ago. He asks Ministry of Health to consider reopening the Centre to support the rehabilitation, care and treatment of such children.
06:38
06:38

Unknown Assailants Kill Woman in Omoro Burial

Amos Onyango, a relative to the deceased says Apiyo left her home on Saturday to attend the burial of a neighbour on the same village but didn’t return. Onyango says Apiyo's lifeless body was discovered around 4:00 pm on Sunday.
10:41
10:41

Retired Police Officers Unwilling to Vacate Barracks financial literacy 2 1

Okema, who declined to divulge the number of the affected officers, argued that the retirees are adamant to leave the barracks because they didn’t prepare for life outside the force.
14:13
14:13

Omoro District to Benefit from UGX 650M Solar Powered Tap Water System 4

Okello disclosed that only 60% of the population in the district have access to clean water because more than 128 boreholes in the district are not functioning.
22:48
22:48

Omoro LC5 Chairperson Seeks Security Protection Over Death Threat 1 1

The district chairperson disclosed that the councilor whom he declined to disclose due to investigation purposes threatened him on phone that he will end his life for attacking and tarnishing his personality to the public and his family.
11:20
11:20

Sympathizers Raise Funds to Treat 82-Year- Old Woman Tortured in Omoro Eyewitnesses 1 2

Now Acholi diaspora have opened up an account with Lloyds Bank; a British retail and commercial bank with branches across England and Wales to raise funds to meet Anek’s upkeep and medical bills under Acct No: 57285860 and S/C No: 30-96-26.
12:14
12:14

Omoro Seeks UGX 1.9 Billion to Repair Broken Boreholes 1 1

Franco Ojok, a resident of Rom Village in Koro Sub County said that they draw water for drinking and domestic uses from Ali, Abac, Otim Lagina unprotected springs due to absence of a borehole in the area.
11:38
11:38

Display of Voters’ Register in Omoro Marred by Missing, Pre-ticked Names 2021 general polls 1 3

Gloria Auma, another registered voter reveals that she found her name already ticked at her polling station adding that a Display Officer told her that they have been encouraging voters to tick names of persons they know in the register.
18:30
18:30

72-Year-Old Missing Man Found Dead in Omoro Palwo parish 1 1

It is the fourth gruesome murder incident reported in Omoro district in less than 30 days since the beginning of the year.
15:28
15:28

CSOs in Acholi Root for Increased Civic Awareness of Voters Action Aid Uganda 4 1

The CSOs that operate in Gulu, Kitgum, Pader, Lamwo, Agago, Omoro, Nwoya and Amuru districts asserted that educating the electorates is the surest way to increase motivation to turnout so that election results might better match the will of the people.
20:07
20:07

Omoro Man Arrested for Burning Wife to Death Rom village, 1 1

Patrick Jimmy Okema, the Aswa River Region Police Spokesperson to Uganda Radio Network that Acellam has been arrested and will face murder charges.
11:50
11:50

Heavy Rains Devastate Parts of Omoro District 1

The rains started at around midnight on Wednesday and lasted for over three years. It razed to ground 15 grass-thatched huts and semi-permanent structures.
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