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10:29
10:29

Gov’t Procures Two Weighbridges for Karamoja Moroto District 2 1

The procurement of the weighbridges follows several calls from different stakeholders over the absence of proper measures to determine taxes from the minerals and also to help control the load on the trucks to protect roads from damage.
18:39
18:39

150 Guns Recovered in Karamoja in 2020-UPDF karamoja warriors 1 2

The Uganda Peoples’ Defense Force- UPDF soldiers at the 3rd Division recovered 150 illegal guns in the hands of civilians across the nine districts of Karamoja. This is almost twice, the number of guns recovered in 2019 and 2018 in the region.
14:44
14:44

Fallen Abim Journalist Joyce Nakia Lauded for Bravery Awach Sub County 2 1

Dennis Omara Dbekas, the Abim Council Speakers says the district has lost a very strong, courageous and foresighted leader who devoted herself to exposing the rot in the district.
12:55
12:55

Katakwi Leaders Renew Calls for Registration of Karimojong Pastoralists teso sub region 1 2

In 2018, Teso leaders, after meeting their counterparts in Karamoja resolved that no Karimojong pastoralist will access pastures or water from Teso during the dry season without registration.
17:28
17:28

Karimojong, Turkana Want Cross Border MoU Reviewed President museveni 1

The pastoralists are saying they are not seeing any impact of the signed memorundum of understanding given the fact that there is still growing cattle rusttling between the Turkana, Karimojong and West Kenyan Pokot cattle keepers.
06:47
06:47

Desert Locusts Spread to Four Districts in Karamoja karamoja sub region 1 2 Top story

Robert Adiaka, the Amudat Resident District Commissioner says the locusts were seen heading towards Nakapiripirit and Nabilatuk by 6:00pm.
11:16
11:16

Moroto Leaders Unhappy Over Slow Progress of Remand Home Construction juvenile offenders 2 2

In a meeting between Lt. Col. Edith Nakalema, the head of the State House Anti-Corruption Unit and district officials, Abdullah Maziwa, Secretary Works and Technical Services in Moroto District Council asked the unit to investigate both the contractor and Ministry of Gender.
22:01
22:01

Karamoja Youth Sidelined in Annual Budgeting Process karamoja sub region 1 3

The findings are contained in a survey conducted in the five districts of Moroto, Napak, Nakapiripirit, Abim and Kotido early this year.
07:25
07:25

Napak, Katakwi Leaders Search for Colonial Maps to Solve Border Conflict teso sub region 2

Napak and Katakwi districts have been embroiled in the conflict that has caused loss of lives and now instigating tribal differences between the Iteso and Karimojong.
18:37
18:37

Voters in Karamoja Want Joint Campaigns Electoral Reforms 1 4

Christine Akot, the Moroto District Vice Chairperson says joint campaigns help the electorate to make informed choices after hearing from all candidates in the same date. She also stresses that joint campaigns reduce fatigue and confusion of the electorate.
12:08
12:08

Kaabong Residents Resort to Violence over Cattle Thefts karamoja sub region 1

The latest victim is Puchi Napenyangura, 25, resident of Lopuyo village in Rengen Sub County, Kotido district. Puchi was allegedly killed by Benjamin Lootan at Warrior’s Street in Kaabong Town Council after a quarrel related to cattle thefts.
14:50
14:50

Over 80% of Karamoja Land Inaccessible karamoja sub region 1 3

The MPs say that huge chunks of Karamoja land is protected under Uganda Wildlife Authority, UWA and National Forestry Authority, NFA.
16:28
16:28

Nakapiripirit Residents Pin Gov't Institutions, Church for Land Grabbing karamoja sub region 1 4 Top story

Sande Lokii Samaria, 61, a retired Police Sergeant broke down before the Commission while speaking about her land that was reportedly given to Nakapiripirit Primary School without her knowledge. Sande explained that the land grabbers left her family without any land or bother to explain their actions.
10:56
10:56

Remembering Edward Athiyo; A Politician, Businessman in Karamoja karamoja sub region 1

In 1961, Athiyo and the late Choudhry Lokwang went to Lancaster in the UK to make a case for the independence representing the people of Karamoja. Their move came at a time when the Colonial Government had set an agenda that Karamoja should remain under their rule, something Athiyo strongly opposed.
17:39
17:39

Justice Bamugemereire Finally Sets Foot in Karamoja land reforms uganda 1 3

Christine Akot, the Moroto District Vice Chairperson, says it is an opportunity for Karamoja to host the Commission, something she feels, will give way to land reforms.
08:10
08:10

Karamoja Mourns Ex-Minister Edward Athiyo british government 1 2 Top story

Born on March 29th, 1928, Athiyo has been the light and pride of Karamoja sub region.
16:32
16:32

Karamoja Records Influx of Street Children as More Abandon Kampala karamoja sub region 3 1

Janet Akwang, the Project Manager of Child Protection with Cooperation and Development, an organization dealing with issues of Street children in Karamoja observes a need to apprehend people aiding street life in the suburbs of Kisenyi and Katwe in Kampala City, where most of the children go, as soon as they arrive in Kampala.
18:15
18:15

Preparations in High Gear for New Karenga District new district 1 1

Located in the North-Western part of Kaabong, Karenga district will share a common border with South Sudan, in the area that hosts Kidepo Valley Conservation Area. The community in the area derives its livelihood from subsistence farming, tourism and petty trade.
15:49
15:49

Pictorial; Dancer Takes a Touch of Japan to Karamoja karamoja sub region

The dancer is in the country to draw attention to Japan’s cooperation with Africa ahead of a key August conference on African development in Japan. He has gone through the hillsides of Namalu in Nakapiripirit district, visiting schools and communities, courtesy of the World Food Programme.
14:08
14:08

Toll Free Lines Used to Curb WFP Food Theft in Karamoja karamoja sub region 1 2

The development follows cases of mismanagement of food in schools, health facilities and community, specifically in Karamoja Sub Region, where WFP assistance reaches nearly a quarter of a million people. Reports indicate that quite often, aid food has ended up in the market where it is openly sold to willing buyers.
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