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19:48
19:48

New Presidential Initiative on Wealth and Job Creation Launched in Karamoja micro finance 2

It targets organized business groups involving women and youths mainly in the informal sector is meant to uplift the economic status of communities by reducing poverty at house-hold level. It’s also aimed at enhancing socio- economic transformation from subsistence to market oriented economy.
11:36
11:36

Tapac Sub County to Increase Charges On Transportation Of Limestone limestone in moroto 3 1

Medium trucks will pay breaking fee of 350, 000 shillings for limestone up from 150, 000 shillings while the trailers will be charged from 250 – 500, 000 shillings. The same vehicles will further pay loading fees from 100, 000 to 200, 000 shillings depending on the size of the vehicle.
07:56
07:56

Karamoja Youths Reaping Big From Vocational Skills 5 1 Top story

According to Omoit, he earns between Shillings 3 million and 8 million each month from the workshops. Omoit said despite failing to achieve his dream of becoming an electrical engineer, the workshops have enabled him to work towards his dreams.
18:38
18:38

Foot and Mouth Disease Reported in Kotido

The Abim Resident District Commissioner, Samuel Mpimbaza Ashaka has blamed the spread of Foot and Mouth Disease across the two districts to rampant theft of livestock, which escalates the spread of the disease. He asked local leaders to effectively enforce the quarantine.
17:36
17:36

Inspector of Mines Blocked from Accessing Mining Sites in Moroto Moroto District 2 1

Eneku had gone to Sunblet Mining Group Limited and Multi Task Company that replaced DAO Marble Limited, on Friday for an inspection and assessment of the activities.
19:24
19:24

Hima Cement Consulting for Surface Rights in Moroto mining in karamoja 3

Hima Cement is in the process of acquiring a Mining Lease for extraction limestone and marble in Rupa Sub County. Hima is earmarking 14.26 square kilometres in the area.
17:21
17:21

Jan Mangal Loses Gold Mining License in Karamoja mining in karamoja 3 1

Gerald Eneku, the Inspector of Mines in North Eastern Uganda says the license was cancelled after all attempts to have the company back to the site failed. He explains that Jan Mangul hijacked some of the required procedures into the acquisition of the mining lease, something he notes disadvantaged its production in Moroto.
20:54
20:54

Livestock Quarantine Lifted in Moroto 1 1

The quarantine was imposed on January 15th, 2019 by the Commissioner of Animal Health in Ministry of Agriculture, Animal Industry and Fisheries, MAAIF.
07:43
07:43

Moroto Authorities Feud Over Cattle Market resident 2 1 Top story

The market was under Nadunget Sub County until April, this year, when the Local Government Ministry merged 20 new villages from the neighbouring sub-counties with the municipality. However, the two sub-counties had earlier agreed to allow the operations of the market to continue in the same location pending council resolutions.
11:53
11:53

Bus Operators Shun New Moroto Bus Terminal gateway bus company 2 1

But the bus operators and other businesspersons who initially expressed interest to conduct business in the bus terminal are yet to relocate. Gateway Bus Company and Teso Coach, that ply Moroto- Kampala route on a daily basis have expressed different demands to be able to relocate to the terminal.
17:29
17:29

Police Disperses Livestock Traders, Impounds Cattle Trucks in Moroto 2 1

Moroto has been under livestock quarantine since January this year, following an outbreak of Foot and Mouth disease. But this week, a number of herdsmen brought cattle to the market, claiming that they had secured permission from area leaders to sell off the livestock despite the quarantine.
17:48
17:48

Committee Constituted Over Moroto Land Market Contest 3 1

The land measuring only 0.1170 hectares, according to records from Moroto Municipal Council is located along Lopeduru Road in Nakapelimen village next to Lopeduru Central Market construction site. It also borders the new Moroto Catholic Cathedral Church construction site.
15:37
15:37

Museveni Faults Leaders Over Biting Poverty in Karamoja State House 2 1 Top story

He reiterated government's commitment to establish big water dams to address drought and water scarcity in the region.
07:16
07:16

Land Contest Delays Toilet Construction in Moroto Modern Market moroto municipality 1 1 Top story

URN saw land title ownership by Moroto Municipality issued on June 23rd, 2016. However, attempts for the comment from Bishop Guzzetti Damiano of Moroto Diocese were futile as his known telephone was switched off by the time compiling this story.
18:02
18:02

Moroto Modern Market Nears Completion market vendors 3 1

The market covering 2.5 acres of land will accommodate more than 1200 vendors. It has 734 stalls, 452 lock-ups and 60 peaches. It will, among other services provide space for saloons, barber shops, internet cafe, day care centres, clinics, banks, restaurants and offices.
12:28
12:28

Karamoja MPs Blame Land Grabbing on Natives, Investors 3 1

Speaking on behalf of the MPs, the Pian MP, Remigio Achia, MPs lamented that most of the land in the region has been taken away due to greed by elites who are natives of the land. He noted that the elites have exploited the ignorance of the community that is aggravated by high illiteracy levels.
06:48
06:48

Power Outages Hit Hard Moroto Hospital, Business Community 3 1

The unreliable power supply has caused losses to both the business community and government institutions.
15:21
15:21

Moroto Traders Defy Livestock Quarantine 1 1

In January 2019, livestock quarantine was imposed following an outbreak of Foot and Mouth Disease, FMD. Consequently, sale and purchase of cattle, goats, sheep and pigs and their products were prohibited and all markets closed. The movement of cattle, goats, sheep and pigs and their products was restricted.
11:02
11:02

Moroto Residents Worried as Food Prices Soar moroto district

Muhammed Munyasi, a businessman dealing mainly in agro-produce attributes the alarming food prices to poor storage mechanisms used in the country.
17:35
17:35

Moroto Municipality Sets Committees to Manage Bus Terminal moroto bus terminal 2 1

The Municipal authorities have set up allocation committee, grievances committee and appeals committee to handle the issues relating to the management of the bus terminal.
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