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08:02
08:02

OPM Contractor in Trouble Over Bouncing Cheque general manager

According to Odongo, Osuku filed a complaint of issuing a bouncing cheque against Ndeba at Serere Central Police Station under CRB 274 / 2018.
12:04
12:04

Refugee Settlements Strip Adjumani District Forest Cover unchr 2 1

District records show that more than 116 square kilometres of land, which were previously wooded areas, had to be cleared for the creation of refugees settlements in the district. Today, only 20 percent of the wooded areas still have trees, according to Adjumani District Natural Resources Officer Charles Giyaya.
14:35
14:35

UN Agencies Get UGX 22 Billion for DRC Refugees In Uganda opm 1

The UN World Food Programme WFP will receive USD 500,000 for food and nutrition support for refugees, while the UN Population Fund UNFPA will receive USD 500,000 for the provision of life-saving sexual and reproductive health services including emergency obstetrical and newborn care and response to gender-based violence.
08:01
08:01

Refugee Crisis: UNHCR Calls for More Support for Water, Sanitation and Hygiene opm 1 1

UNHCR says it is stretched in areas of health, water and sanitation and Hygiene Wash and nutrition. Rocco Nuri, a UNHCR officer working with Emergencies, says they are overwhelmed, adding that the situation will worsen unless they receive immediate support.
07:27
07:27

Kotido Receives Relief Food karamoja hunger 1

The consignment follows a request in May, by the Chief Administrative Officer for relief food to support 26,000 households in the district for a period of four months, when this years harvest is expected.
19:24
19:24

US Govt Donates UGX 89 Billion for South Sudan Refugees opm 3

The US Ambassador to Uganda Deborah Malac announced the contribution today in a meeting attended by the Minister for Relief, Disaster Preparedness and Refugees Hillary Onek and the United Nations High commissioner for Refugees at the Office of the Prime Minister in Kampala.
17:01
17:01

Uganda Benefits from Refugees' Assistance - Research wfp 1 3

Jaakko Valli, co-researcher and WFPs refugee programme manager in Uganda, said there were also considerable economic benefits from the intense farming carried out by refugees on land provided by the Ugandan Government for their resettlement.
08:28
08:28

South Sudanese Refugees Hits 30,000 Mark opm

Dr. Sam Omara, the head of the OPM Resource Center, says their offices in Adjumani, Arua and Kiryadongo districts have been receiving refugees each day since July 07th when fighting broke out in Juba.
16:56
16:56

Ugandan Nationals Set Off from Juba south sudan Top story

Lt. Kato Hassan Ahmed, the spokesperson of the UPDF contingent handling the evacuation, told URN on phone that the trucks ferrying the Ugandans are expected to enter Uganda on Saturday morning via Nimule border post.
15:50
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2500 south Sudanese Flee Juba Ahead of Machar's Return opm 2

Titus Jogo, the Refugee Desk Officer in the Office of the Prime Minister in Adjuman district says more than 2500 South Sudanese nationals from Juba have crossed into Uganda for the last one week.
19:39
19:39

2 Finance Ministry Officials Quizzed Over UGX 20B OPM Money

Police on Thursday quizzed two officials from the Ministry of Finance in connection with the fraudulent transfer of 20 billion shillings from the Office in the Prime Minister (OPM). The money is part of mismanaged 50 billion shillings meant for the Peace, Recovery and Development Program (PRDP) in Northern Uganda.
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