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15:25
15:25

Schools in Kwania Record Low Turn Up of Learners 4

On Tuesday, only 164 pupils had reported at Goi Primary School in Atongtidi sub-county out of the 756 pupils enrolled. At Chawente Primary School, 186 pupils reported out of 1,555 total enrolments and 11 out of 13 teachers reported.
13:18
13:18

Kwania District Councilors Demand Probe into Diversion of UGX 300m 4

It is alleged that Andrew Omunu, the District Education Officer diverted 300 Million Shillings that was meant for the supply of desks to primary schools in the financial year 2021/2022 under Sector Conditional Grant (SFG, to pay GOBs Investment Limited, a company that was contracted to construct Aduku Seed Secondary School.
12:44
12:44

A Sub-county where 820 Families Do it in the Bush; to be Fined UGX800,0000 Ministry of Health 3

In his report, Anok said the latrine coverage in the sub-county is still very low with many families running to answer nature’s call in near-by bushes, something which he says is not healthy.
06:52
06:52

Police Recover Bodies of Three Fishermen from Lake Kwania 1 2

Jimmy Patrick Okema, the North Kyoga Regional Police Spokesperson, says that the Police Marine Unit conducted a search on the Lake and recovered the bodies on Sunday evening.
13:41
13:41

Kwania District Struggles to Recover Youth Livelihood Funds 3

Allan Aboce, the Kwania District Youth Livelihood Focal Point Person attributes the poor performance of the program to poor enterprise selection, lack of training on financial literacy, and selfishness.
09:50
09:50

1,000 Families Left Homeless as Hailstorm Devastates Kwania District 3 1

Heavy rain characterized by strong winds hit hard four villages in Inomo sub-county last week leaving several families stranded. The most affected villages are Alikingel, Adingdong,Too-pe-yero and Jinja trading center.
07:59
07:59

Public Service Rejects Kwania District Service Commission Nominees 2

The district council unanimously approved their nominations together with three other members that including Tom Lakana Odur Anang, the former Kwania County MP as Chairperson of the Commission.
10:59
10:59

Kwania District Leaders Push for Health Center IV 4 2

Aduku Health Center IV is facing challenges of insufficient medical equipment, inadequate infrastructures as well as the absence of an ambulance which has affected efficient service delivery in the district.
19:05
19:05

Pictorial: Bar Owners, Local Artists in Kwania Defy Concert Ban 15

The concerts were suspended in March 2020 as the government announced measures to fight the spread of COVID-19, and while restrictions were announced on almost all other sectors, the entertainment centers remain closed, with no activity allowed.
09:15
09:15

Aduku SS Old Students Launch Fundraising Drive to Revamp School 1 2

Dubbed “CEMENT COLLECTION DRIVE @30K EVERY BAG OF CEMENT COUNTS”, the drive is aimed at soliciting financial support from all Old Boys-OBs, Old Girls-OBs and well-wishers to revamp the school.
07:44
07:44

Atongtidi Locals Offer Free Land for Sub County H/Q Construction 1 3

Betty Ogwang, a resident of Te-ilwa ‘A’ village in Atongtidi parish, says that they agreed to give the land to the Sub County leaders freely to pave way for development.
17:59
17:59

Kwania Gives Two Months Ultimatum to Encroachers to Leave Wetland 3 2

According to Okweny, many people have continued to encroach and illegally reclaim wetlands for settlement and farming in Abongomola Sub County and other sub counties in the district, an activity which he says possess huge threat to the environment.
20:02
20:02

Kwania Registers 5,375 Teenage Pregnancy Cases in 21 Months 1 4

A report prepared by police and local leaders from different health facilities across the district indicates that 5,375 cases were registered from January 2020 up to September 2021.
09:37
09:37

Kwania Launches Door to Door Mobilisation to Boost Covid-19 Vaccination Uptake Ministry of Health 3

Dr Moses Ebong, the Kwania District Health Officer blames the poor turn up for the COVID-19 vaccination for negative information on social media. He says that they have trained 175 health workers and Village Health Teams (VHTs) that will be distributed in all sub-counties asking the public to disregard the negative social media report and turn up for vaccination.
10:40
10:40

Excitement As Abedober Health Center III Gets Maternity Ward Ministry of Health 5 2

Abedober Health Centre III was constructed in 1998 but lacked a maternity ward which affected the provision of maternal health services in the area.
10:54
10:54

Ayabi Sub County Residents Demand for Police Post 1 4

Geoffrey Okwanga, a resident of Aculawic Village says that he has lost valuable items to thieves that have been terrorizing the area for the last 20-years. He said he is ready to give out some land to pave way for the construction of a police post.
13:14
13:14

Man Commits Suicide after In-laws Repossess Wife 3

Denis Ogola, the father of the deceased, says his son attempted to commit suicide two times on grounds that he was not given cattle and money for dowry.
13:41
13:41

Man Kills Himself after Stabbing Wife to Death 2

According to reports, Opong returned from a drinking joint in a nearby trading center at around 9:00pm on Sunday and started assaulting his wife using a panga, leaving her in a critical state before he took off.
07:44
07:44

Land Row Delays Construction of Inomo Sub County H/Q 2

Speaking to URN on Sunday, Anger claimed that the sub-county leadership illegally trespassed on the customary land he inherited from his grandfather in 2012 and established a market on it claiming it would be temporary but went ahead to construct there toilet facilities.
11:18
11:18

Kwania Flood Victims Plead for Help 2 3

Flash floods caused by the rising water levels of Lake Kyoga and Kwania have displaced close to 5000 families in Kwania district, after submerging several kilometres of land and roads and disconnecting communities from accessing social services.
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