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Police Destroys 460 Litres of Seized Crude Waragi

  Police in Kitgum district today destroyed 23 jerrycans (about 460 litres) of crude waragi that were impounded in early May and kept as exhibits in a police store.   On May 9, police arrested Amato Santina, Rex Hulamani, Churchill Ocitti and Ali Raymond after they were found in possession of the illicit liquor on transit contrary to Section 2(1) ...

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Kitgum Vector Control Officer in Trouble over Shs20M Fraud

The Kitgum district Vector Control Officer, John Bosco Komakech has been given a three-day ultimatum to refund shs 20,134,000 meant for Neglected Tropical Diseases (NTD) activities.   In a letter dated July27, Ismael Ochengel, the Chief Administrative Officer (CAO) instructed Komakech to unconditionally refund the money before July 30, 2015.   According to the CAO’s letter, the district health sector ...

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Kitgum Gets Shs 111 Million Anti-Malarial Relief

  In the wake of a serious malaria outbreak in the district, Kitgum has received an assortment of anti-malarial drug supplies worth over shs 111 million shillings from World Vision International to combat the killer disease.   According to the regional director general of health services, Dr Jane Aceng, Kitgum is leading in the number outpatient admissions at over 5,500 ...

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Chines Road Constructors Faulted Over Witchcraft

Residents of Mucwini Sub County in Kitgum district have faulted the road works contractors upgrading the Acholi Bur – Kitgum – Musingo road for allegedly engaging in strange acts that have for the last three months stopped the rains from descending. The residents allege that when the rains show a sign of down pour the road constructors have always been ...

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