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17:06
17:06

Lango Claimants Spend Sleepless Nights at Bank to Access Compensation Equity Bank 1 3 Top story

Jenty Akedi, 75, a resident of Alebtong district has spent one week at the bank. She says the money her grandson gave her for upkeep is finished yet she has not been able to check her account. Akedi wondered why her colleagues with whom they registered together are receiving money.
12:41
12:41

25,000 Claimants to Receive Compensation 3

An inter-ministerial verification committee constituted in 2016 verified a total of 92,652; 16,946 claimants in Acholi, 42,042 from Lango, and 33,664 from Teso sub-region.
12:36
12:36

Kabuleta Accuses Government of Intentionally Suppressing Lango 4

According to Kabuleta, the delayed compensation of war victims in Lango and privatization of state enterprises are some of the weapons the NRM government is using to marginalize the people in the region.
16:59
16:59

Lango MPs Bury Hatchet 3 1

Last month, a section of MPs from Lango split from LPG to form a splinter caucus after their chairperson Judith ALyek also the Kole District Woman MP and other members attended a meeting by President Museveni to discuss the status of Lira- Kamdini road.
15:15
15:15

MP Felix Ogong Involved in Accident 2

Ogong and his political Assistant Tony Okello who was driving were on the way from the MP’s farm in Agwata Town Council by the time of the accident.
15:00
15:00

60% Time, 38% Money for Lira Roads Gone yet Only 10% Work is Done USMID project 1 4

Morris Chris Ongom, the chairperson Lira City Development Forum cited unfavorable physical conditions and political interference as barriers to effective implementation and development of the project.
10:40
10:40

Delayed Compensation of Lango War Claimants Irks Speaker of Parliament NRM Party 3 4 Top story

This has not gone down well with Oulanyah. While addressing the NRM leaders, Oulanyah blamed the delayed compensation of the Lango war claimants on the office of the Attorney General, which he accused of coming up with unnecessary bureaucracies.
15:23
15:23

Chaos in Lira City as Police Battles Bobi Wine 4 2

On Friday evening, the Radio station management issued a notice indicating that the planned talk show had been called off on grounds that Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) had not approved it.
13:02
13:02

Gender Minister Intervenes in Lango Cultural Institution Conflict 4

Meeting the clan heads on Wednesday in Lira City, Amongi confirmed Yosam Odur Ebii as the legitimate paramount Chief of Lango after being gazetted by the Government. She also says that Okune will be informed of the decisions of the meeting.
11:36
11:36

Lira District, City Bicker Over Assets 5 1

The Ministry of Health had budgeted for the construction of three health facilities within the city. They include Ongica and Anyomorem Health Centre IIIs and Punuluru HCII in the Lira City West division.
08:18
08:18

Lira Leaders Demand Community Baraza's in Renewed Corruption Fight community barazas 1 5

A community Baraza brings together the District Technical Officers led by the Chief Administrative Officer supported by the heads of departments to present the implementation status of government and Non-Government Organizations programs to the citizens and representatives from the office of the Prime Minister.
07:20
07:20

Join Political Party to Fight Corruption- Mugisha Muntu Gen. Mugisha Muntu 1 4

Speaking about his countrywide trips, Muntu said they will not only help him to mobilize people to join ANT but will also help him to mobilize financial resources to fund their activities.
18:09
18:09

Tragic Childhood Shaped Agnes Auma's Achy Journey to Parliament NRM Party 2 5

At two years, Auma lost her father; Major General David Oyite Ojok, a man who commanded one of the forces that overthrew President Idi Amin Dada in 1979 and later became Chief of Staff of the Uganda National Liberation Army (UNLA).
08:51
08:51

Lango Region Votes All Incumbent Chairpersons Out 1 2

According to the election results, Uganda People’s Congress-UPC party won five seats in the entire Lango sub-region. The ruling National Resistance Movement won three seats, Forum for Democratic Change-FDC won one seat and only one Independent candidate sailed through the race successfully.
12:30
12:30

Low Turnup Affecting Local Gov't Polls in Lira low voter turn up 1

At many polling stations in Lira, the voting activity has not yet started because there are no voters. The polling assistants and agents are seated hoping that any time, voters will walk in and exercise their right.
17:51
17:51

Hate Speech Threatens Peace in Northern Uganda -say IRCU, Stakeholders 5 1

Bishop Joshua Lwere, the Co- Chair Inter-Religious Council of Uganda council of presidents explained what the religious body had already foreseen and is troubled by events that threatens the stability of the country and well-being of her citizen.
20:41
20:41

RDC Alarms Colleagues with Hate Speech and Calling NRM God 1 5

Agnes Akello Ebong, the RDC Nwoya and Susan Akany, the Resident District Commissioner for Omoro apologized to the audience for their colleague's sectarian and blasphemous utterances, saying RDC’s are meant to serve the people irrespective of their political affiliation.
07:15
07:15

Two held for Assaulting Lira based Journalist 1 3

The suspects are said to have attacked Sam Brunos Aliga, a Luo News anchor on Wednesday morning as he made his way into the station for the morning news bulletin.
12:11
12:11

Lack of Information, Bureaucracy Hindering Compensation for Lango War Claimants Bureaucracies 6 1

Philip W. Mwaka, the Principal State Attorney who doubles as the Co- Chair Verification committee at the MoJCA explained that the validation exercise will be done by the District at Sub county level to ensure a comprehensive and transparent exercise based on bio data.
11:08
11:08

Oulanyah Gives Sh5M to NUP Supporters Who Defected to NRM in Lira. NRM party 2 5

Martin Odur, the Lira Ghetto Chairperson said only a few members were picked to represent the rest of the Ghetto Youths due to the Covid_19 SOPs. According to Odur, they were forced to quit NUP because its party president is playing a game and has no clear agenda for not only the youths but Uganda as a whole.
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