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11:13
11:13

UGX 1.8Bn Newly Rehabilitated Road Commissioned in Awach The European Union 5 2

During the commissioning of the Abuk-Awach district road, the Minister of State for Northern Uganda, Grace Freedom Kwiyucwiny, representing the Minister of Local Government, emphasized the importance of the community taking ownership of and protecting government facilities like roads.
10:46
10:46

Rehabilitation of Community Road Excites Abim Residents 3 1

Awach sub-county residents say that following the rehabilitation of the road, they can now have access to basic services like markets, schools, and health facilities.
17:32
17:32

Abim Teachers Surrender ATM Cards To Financial Institutions 3

More than half of primary teachers in Abim district have surrendered their Automatic Teller Machine--ATM cards to the financial institutions for financial help.Out of 490 primary teachers in the district, Muna Wamura alone has cards for 270 teachers while Kabarata is also holding a significant number.
07:49
07:49

Power Outages Paralyse Services in Abim 1

Continuous power outages have left a number of activities paralysed in Abim district for months. Some of the affected businesses include Karibu FM, a local radio station in Abim which has been off-air for over a month.
18:02
18:02

Abim Unmoved by Youth Livelihood Fund Suspension 1

Several districts have failed to recover funds disbursed to youth groups over the last two years and they have been suspended from the list of beneficiaries. Abim district has recovered a dismal 94.9 million Shillings out of a disbursement of 558.4 million Shillings.
11:48
11:48

Abim Fails to Recover UGX 500m Youth Funds abim district 2

Joseph Oriono, the YLP focal point person in Abim says 32 youth groups have not made any payment for the money they borrowed. Oriono notes that the negative response from the beneficiaries has forced the district to open up cases with the police to recover more than 500 million shillings.
11:07
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Mineral Mapping Delay Frustrates Investment in Karamoja airborne survey 1 2

So far, a global Gold giant Jan Magal has pulled out his investment following failure to locate minerals after acting on speculation. Others visibly upset are holders of concessions and explorations licenses in the sub region.
07:41
07:41

Delayed Compensation Irks Chinese Contractor karamoja sub region 1

The delayed compensation of property owners along the Moroto- Nakapiripirit road has slowed down the progress of the construction work.
09:04
09:04

Karamoja Struggles with Fragile Livelihoods amidst FMD Quarantine karamoja sub region 1 2

The ministry of agriculture in July, this year, isolated 26 districts in Eastern and North Eastern Uganda after an outbreak of Foot and Mouth Disease, an infectious and sometimes fatal viral disease that affects cloven-hoofed animals. So far FMD has claimed over 3000 head of cattle in Karamoja sub region specifically in Moroto and Kaabong district
09:22
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Over 13000 Involved In Marble Mining In Karamoja moroto district Top story

Absolute poverty and climate variables over the past decade have sent natives into artisanal mining in the sub region's mineral potential that has gold and marble.
14:49
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Moroto, Kotido Prioritize Education In 2014/15 Budget 2014/2015 budget 3

Moroto and Kotido districts have passed their respective budget estimates for 2014/2015 financial year with education taking being the major priority area.
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Moroto Traders Defy Municipal Orders moroto municipality 2

Alex Lemu Longoria, Moroto mayor asks the traders to abide by the initiative taken by the municipality.
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07:56

Telecom Consumers Decry Poor Service Delivery In Karamoja mtn uganda 3

The service providers have worsened the situation by utter disregard of their clients.
11:40
11:40

Moroto-Nakapiripirit-Mbale Road Reopens lokali bridge

Travelers to Mbale and other parts in South Karamoja have had to ensure increased travel costs by driving from Moroto to Kangole then Lorengedwat via Lotome in Napak district, after the bridge was demolished by torrential rains.
15:03
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Fire Guts Moroto Road-side Market 6 3

Residents intervened to prevent the entire market from burning down and dozens of traders who were asleep in their kiosks.
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Severe Water Shortage Hits Moroto after Power Outage karamoja sub region 1 1

A URN reporter undertook a survey and established that water use among visitors in hotels and guest houses is now restricted. They are subjected to one mug of water for a morning facial clean-up and three litres for a normal bath.
17:25
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Spare a Thought for Karamoja bad roads

The rainy season is hell on earth for travellers who have to travel through the Karamoja region of Uganda. With many roads still neglected, travellers are often stuck on the road for days. A traveller from Moroto to Kampala considers it a good journey if they are in the city in three days during the peak of the rain season.
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Africa Economic Report 2013 Shows Five Percent Growth

The Economic Report on Africa 2013 shows that the continent experienced growth of up to 5 percent in 2012. The report was released on Monday at the opening of the 6th Annual Meeting for Ministers of Economy and Finance and Economic Development, organized by the African Union Commission and the Economic Commission for Africa, in Abidjan, Ivory Coast.
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