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15:48
15:48

Sub County Chairperson in Kotido Arrested over Missing Iron Sheets 4 1

Simon Peter Lokonyen and Christine Nameja the Kapeeta sub-county Chief who is currently on the run are accused of taking away ten iron sheets from the reformed warriors who benefited from the ongoing distribution program.
15:53
15:53

523 Reformed Karamojong Warriors Get Iron Sheets In Kotido In Kotido district 2 3

Rose Lilly Akello, the state minister for Ethics and Integrity who was presiding over the distribution launch on Wednesday warned the beneficiaries against selling the iron sheets. Akello said that they are going to use the records for tracking the beneficiaries and those who will sell their donation will face the law.
07:49
07:49

Kotido Health Workers go Three Months Without Pay kotido district 1 2

Speaking anonymously, the medics highlighted their financial strain, emphasizing that the lack of payment for the past three months has made it impossible to sustain their families and cover essential expenses. They attribute the situation to the failure of the district to fulfill its payment obligations.
07:31
07:31

Kotido Plunged into Darkness as Suspected Warriors Shoot Transformer 1 2

Simon Longok, a salon operator, recounted how the power outage occurred with a strange sound, almost damaging his hairdryer and radio reciever.
09:52
09:52

Kotido Elders Demand Compensation for Starved Juveniles cattle theft 3 1

According to Akore, due to government negligence, each victim should be compensated with eight cows as per their traditional charges.
07:39
07:39

Kotido Seeks UGX 500M for the Completion of District Offices In Kotido district 1 3

Joseph Komol Lote, Kotido District LC V chairperson said the current district offices are dilapidated and their efforts to complete the new building have been frustrated due to the lack of funds. He explained that since Kotido is one of the oldest districts in the region, its offices are in a very alarming state.
10:42
10:42

Kotido Authorities Concerned About Vandalism of Signposts Metal Dealer's 3 1

John Choko, the speaker for Longaroe sub-county, says that unknown people have been destroying and stealing signposts for both government and non-governmental organizations installed in his sub-county.
12:25
12:25

Kotido Bans Residents from Migrating in Search of Food In Kotido district 1 3

In the last two weeks, 200 people, mainly women, and children have been seen boarding trucks daily going to the districts of Teso, Lango, and Acholi.
12:09
12:09

Kotido Residents Leave Their Homes in Search of Food kotido district 1 4

Emmanuel Lodio, the Kotido district speaker told Uganda Radio Network that the hunger situation in the district it forcing people to flee trying to look for survival somewhere else.
14:47
14:47

Kotido Municipality Residents Decry Insecurity Kotido district 3 1

Emmanuel Lokiru, a resident of Kapsenyang village in North division told URN that the unidentified thugs invaded his home stealing 25 chickens that he had planned to sell on the next day of the market
09:58
09:58

Kotido Elders Demand Tractors to Implement Commercial Farming Project Kotido district 1 3

Recently, the eleven clans in the Kotido district offered 2,200 acres of land to the Elders council for commercial farming.
14:39
14:39

Kotido Leaders Demand to Know Fate of Suspected Rustlers Arrested in Agago Kotido district 1 3

The suspects who were arrested mid-last month according to the security officials were part of the racket causing havoc to the people in the districts of Acholi and Lango.
10:53
10:53

Kotido Council Delays Approval of Vice Chairperson, Hospital Board 2 1

William Loturukana, the Central division councilor, and his Longaroe sub-county counterpart, Patrick Lokolimoe Korobe contested the appointments claiming the district chairperson had a conflict of interest.
07:14
07:14

Teenager Drowns While Swimming in Kotido Kotido district 1 1

Fifteen-year-old, Lowok, and resident of Morunyang village in Kapeta sub-county met his death around 5: 00 pm Wednesday while swimming with his friends.
12:42
12:42

Kotido Clans Offer 600 Acres of Land to Elders for Commercial Farming fight hunger 1 1

In May this year, the elders in Kotido district had requested 2,800 acres of land to start a joint commercial farming that they believe would be a solution to end hunger in the region. Already three clans have submitted to the call with each having offered 200 acres of land for cultivation.
08:49
08:49

Kotido Elders Seek Ban on Trousers, Miniskirts among Female Public Servants indecent dressing 3 1

Although the Karimojong walked naked in the past, they have in recent years adopted a traditional garb; an equally short outfit, which, however, is not tight and also not ideal for the office environment because it is designed with beads and ornament.
18:32
18:32

Kotido Farmers Blast District Leaders Over Food Sale Restriction Kotido district 1 2

Emmanuel Longok from Kacheri Sub County said leaders shouldn't stop farmers from selling their produce when the government didn't contribute anything to support them.
13:27
13:27

Kotido Elders Create Battalion of Youth to Hunt for Armed Warriors in the Jungle Elders in Kotido 1 2

The Elders' council resolved to pick fifty youth from each of the 14 clans in Kotido district, to constitute the special battalion whose mission is to go and capture the warriors hiding in the jungle, for handing over to the government for legal action.
07:59
07:59

Kotido Farmers Warned Against Selling off Their Harvest Kotido district 1 2

Joseph Abura, the Bishop of Karamoja Diocese says that the harvest for this year was very poor, and therefore more hunger crisis is expected come 2023.
09:47
09:47

Kotido Mothers Warned Against Starving Children for Food Aid Hunger in karamoja 1

During the monitoring visit by the Kotido district leaders, they found out that some parents are intentionally starving their children so that they remain malnourished and continue benefiting from food and cash.
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