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“Please get the right information on name of contract and thereafter contact Permanent Secretary Ministry of Agriculture,” Christine Najjuma says Dokolo – Security team [leaders] of Dokolo district on Wednesday ordered CMD Investments Limited out of Olweny Rice scheme. The under trouble company was contracted by ministry of Agriculture [MAAIF] to renovate the dilapidated buildings …

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Dokolo – In 2017, two years after the project had started, Minister for Presidency, Esther Mbayo visited the Africa Development Bank [ADB] multi-billion projects worth shillings 4.1 billion at Dokolo Technical Institute and refused to commission it. Why? It was substandard, done without plan and in summary, it was unacceptable. She soon ordered for a …

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‘Lira tycoon and politician’ is now in China. The former State Minister for Housing, Sam Engola has been elected unopposed as the chairperson skills development of leaders and government officials in fighting poverty [SDLGOFP], TND News has learnt. This took place in Beijing, China where the former Erute South MP and his delegation from Uganda …

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Dokolo district leaders are devising better ways for learning as pupils in government headed primary schools are receiving lessons under trees. Other areas of concern are the pupils’-desk ration now at 8-1, 83 pupils to one toilet, few substantive deputy head teachers and head teachers in many schools, inadequate teachers’ accommodation, among others. These unwanted …

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Dokolo – Jamalife Helpers Global Limited, a non governmental organization in Uganda with its headquarters in Belgium says it’s planing to transform Northern Uganda. The big plan includes “manufacturing domestic chemicals, scholastic materials and fighting poverty and unemployment among youth.” William Okongo, Jamalife’s trade and business director confirmed the development on Thursday at St. Francis …

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Dokolo – A Cultural Minister serving under His Highness, Mzee Yosam Odur Ebii, the Paramount Chief of Lango is ‘caged’. George Ongom Lango, a Minister incharge Gender, Youth and Disaster Preparedness was remanded to Koroto government prison in Dokolo district on Tuesday over assult and other charges. Mr. Lango appeared before Dokolo Chief Magistrate, Emmanuel …

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Dokolo – Some residents of Dokolo district who subscribe to National Resistance Movement [NRM] party has on Thursday celebrated the reappointment of JB Otoke as NRM district administrative secretary [DAS] after termination of his contract. NRM party secretariat early this year terminated contracts of all its administrative secretaries countryside. She soon gave powers to NRM …

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Dokolo – Married women are advised to undertake small scale businesses and art-and-craft to avoid “rampant” divorce today.  Cabin Ogwang, the Dokolo District co-ordinator, Jamlife Helpers Global Limited, an NGO that supports locals toward starting businesses, revealed this in a sensitization meeting at Apewotneki primary school in Adeknino sub country and Kangai sub country headquarters …

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Dokolo Grade One Magistrate Court on Thursday sentenced to two years imprisonment Okello Willy a resident of Kaberamaido district. The convict was working as a private security guard at New Lodge in Namusale Town Council. He pleaded guilty before the Magistrates’ Court that he had been using army paraphernalia. On Tuesday this week, Police from …

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Lira – Former Lands, Housing and Urban Development Minister, Daniel Omara Atubo has condemned the existence and misuse of “Safe Houses” by government security agencies while its Commander in Chief, also the President, (General) Yoweri Kaguta Museveni watches. Mr Omara was on Thursday speaking to journalists in Lira municipality. In his press statement which TND …

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