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16:48
16:48

Kitgum Hospital Hit By Power Outages power blackout 2 1

Hourly, according to Omoya, the generator consumes 7 liters of diesel fuel translating to approximately 27,000 shillings, with the cost reaching about 324,000 shillings if its operated for 12 hours.
15:47
15:47

How Rape Suspect Ended Up In ADF Rebel Camp Kitgum District 1 4 Top story

Ocen says on a day he can’t recall, he and more than 25 other people lured for the job embarked on a journey from Kampala at 10am in a bus to Kasese Town and later crossed into DRC through Bwera Border post.
09:56
09:56

Kitgum Hospital Management Renews Demands for Elevation to Referral Status kitgum municipality 2 1

Bezy Omoya, the Senior Hospital Administrator says that they are currently overwhelmed with high numbers of patients seeking treatment at the facility.
08:43
08:43

Mandatory Malaria Test Saves Over 50 P7 Candidates in Kitgum kitgum municipality 2 2

Felix Obedi, a teacher at Pandwong Primary school, says the campaign has helped them to detect some candidates who would have missed their examinations due to malaria. He explained that some years back, some candidates from their school missed PLE since no measures had been taken ensure they are tested and treated in preparation for the exams.
19:21
19:21

Kitgum Municipal Council Stuck with UGX 6 Billion USMID Cash World Bank 2 1

Emmanuel Banya, the Kitgum Municipal Council Town Clerk told URN in an interview on Tuesday that ever since the money was released, it has been idle in the Municipal Council bank account pending procurement of a consultant by Lands Ministry.
15:16
15:16

Acholi Cultural Leaders Review Traditional Marriage Regulations kitgum municipality 1 4

David Onen Acana II, the Acholi Paramount Chief says the meeting scheduled to be held in two weeks’ time will broadly look into all proposals being discussed for possible enactments as laws on traditional marriage.
16:36
16:36

Kitgum Hits Measles-Rubella Vaccination Target kitgum municipality 1

Dr Patrick Asibo, who is supervising the campaign in Kitgum district told URN this morning that his team surpassed the health Ministry’s target and vaccinated a total of 104,069 children [109.9 percent] in the five days’ exercise.
12:04
12:04

Missing Kitgum Money Lender Found Dead Pager Division

The Aswa River Region Police Spokesperson, Jimmy Patrick Okema says the deceased was last seen on Independence Day at around 7:25 pm from his residence in East Ward B in Pandwong Division.
15:24
15:24

Court Orders Mediation Between Kitgum Vendors, Municipal Authorities Court of Appeal 1 2

The resolution was reached during a court session on an appeal filed by the vendor’s legal representative Dalton Opwonya, seeking to challenge a decision by the High Court in Gulu which lifted a temporary injunction against the eviction of vendors from the site.
14:31
14:31

Acholi Chief Court Subjects To Raise Funds For Cultural Festival kitgum municipality 3 2 Top story

Speaking at the launch of the third Acholi Cultural Festival at Bomah Hotel in Kitgum Municipality on Friday, Acana said the success of the festival greatly depends on contributions of people in the region.
15:50
15:50

Kitgum Municipality Receives UGX 146 Million UWEP Funds 2 1

Benson Kidega Lugai, the Kitgum Municipality UWEP focal Point Person said on Friday that the fund will benefit 26 selected women groups in the three divisions of Pager, Central ad Pandwong.
17:56
17:56

Kitgum Vendors Not to Relocate To Airfield Market Kitgum Municipality 4 1

Jude Ogik, the Kitgum Municipal Council legal Representative told URN in an interview on Friday that Justice Mubiru over ruled the injunction against his clients, saying their action was in line with the physical planning act 2010.
18:41
18:41

Kitgum Hospital Clinical Officers Under Probe over Theft Of Government Drugs kitgum municipality

In an interview on Wednesday, Dr Ojera says that the unit was tipped off by concerned people about the suspects’ involvement in stealing government drugs meant to benefit patients visiting the hospital.
14:07
14:07

Kitgum RDC Orders Crackdown Against Pupils Missing School Orom Subcounty 4 1

His orders follow an assessment that established that hundreds of pupils are yet to report for the third term of school, which opened more than two weeks ago. The assessment by the district authorities found that many of the children are accompanying their parents to gardens during school time.
16:01
16:01

Acholi Chief Roots for Evidence-Based Culture Documentation dark tourism 1 3

Acana says although the Acholi people treasure memories and have been keeping memories that were been transferred from one generation to another, evidences have been greatly lacking. He says with modernization trickling in, the region now has to adapt to conveying memories baked with evidences.
10:19
10:19

Kitgum CAO Wants Ministry of Education to Decentralize Award of Contracts kitgum municipality 2 1

Zeep Construction Uganda Ltd was awarded contract on April 10 and handed the site on May 22nd to construct the seed Secondary School sitting on a 21 hectares’ piece of land with funds from World Bank worth 2.55 billion Shillings. However, five months down the road, the contractor has only done bush clearing and has since abandoned the site.
06:58
06:58

Prof. Latigo Survives 4th Road Accident vehicle 1 Top story

Latigo reportedly escaped uninjured. URN couldnt independently verify the reports as neither the MP nor his aide could be reached by the time of filing this story.
15:55
15:55

Kitgum RDC to Name, Shame Corrupt Officers the penal code act 1 3

Kissinger Oryem, a politician in Kitgum Municipality has welcomed the development but is skeptical the strategy will yield results.
14:33
14:33

Newly Elected Kitgum LC1 Chairpersons Demand For Induction village 4

The Kitgum Municipal Council Speaker, Daniel Oroma, says the existing laws are silent on inducting lower local government leaders. He however, says he has already written to the Local Government ministry to organize orientation for the new leaders.
10:15
10:15

District Security Committee Bans "Offensive" Song associate 4 1 Top story

Stella Ogonya, a programmer at Tembo FM, a local radio station, says she has listened to the song and found it inappropriate and has since deleted it from their data base.
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