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ARUA. The communications officer of Madi and West Nile diocese Mr Martin Bileni has said the community dialogues being held on social challenges is an opportunity for the church to id....
ARUA. Resident District Commissioner of Arua district and Arua city, Mr Nahori Oya has regretted the move members of Arua district Kony war Victims Association have taken to sue the government of Uganda in courts of law over non-compensation.
Yumbe Office: P.O.Box 20 Yumbe
23rd October, 2018
BID NOTICE UNDER OPEN DOMESTIC BIDDING
TENDER FOR THE CONSTRUCTION WORKS IN SELECTED SCHOOLS IN BIDIBIDI, YUMBE
Procurement Reference Number: AARJAPAN/WRKS/2018-19/0026/29/37
1. Association for Aid and Relief, Japan (AAR Japan) has allocated funds within its budget of 2018/19 to be used for the construction of staff accommodations in selected schools in Bidibidi and Imvepi Refugee settlements, Yumbe and Arua Districts respectively.
2. AAR Japan therefore invites sealed bids from eligible bidders for construction of:
3. Bidding will be conducted in accordance with open national bidding procedures contained in the relevant laws of the Government of Uganda. The bidding process is open to all bidders from eligible countries.
4. The detail scope and description of the work is detailed in the bidding document.
5. Interested eligible bidders may obtain further information and inspect bidding documents at the address given below through Mon – Thu, 08:00AM to 05:00PM, Fri, 08:00AM to 02:00PM.
SENIOR ENGINEER AAR Japan, Yumbe P.O. Box 20, Yumbe, Tel. 0780403011
6. Properly filled Bids must be delivered to the address above at or before 10.00am on 5th November, 2018. Late bids shall be rejected.
7. Bids shall be opened in the presence of bidder’s representatives who choose to attend at the address above at 12.00pm on 5th November, 2018.
8. The planned procurement schedule (subject to changes) is as below;
ARUA. My dear folks and comrades, I rise up today to thank you most sincerely and congratulate you upon successfully completing the campaign for the Arua Municipality seat.
ARUA. Sustained gunfire greeted the arrival of slain Arua municipality Member of Parliament Maj Ibrahim Abiriga (Rtd) on Sunday as security forces clashed with wild youths.
ARUA. Arua municipal council on Thursday handed over Arua hill primary school ground to Development Initiative (DI), a private company to be developed into a mini stadium.
ARUA. Councilors and other stake holders gathered to attend a council meeting of Arua municipal council were left in shock after the speaker Mr Ramadhan Faraj suspended the sitting on claims that he was suddenly sick.
ARUA. A 109 year old woman, Ms Khemisa Battekajja, a resident of Anyafio cell in Arua central division has expressed happiness after hearing news that the candidates she voted for all won their races.
ARUA. Police in Arua is investigating circumstances under which a 19-year-old man attempted to steal a bus belonging to Nile Star Company in Arua on Friday.
FEATURE. The excitement when the Ugandan Cabinet pronounced itself on the regional cities in May 2019 was evident, from the ministers of the respected areas,
ARUA. A total of 220 refugees and 50 local communities in Rhino Camp settlement have graduated in skills development training in a project implemented by Associazione.....
ARUA. At least three inmates at Arua central prison have been killed and 7 recaptured as they tried to escape from the prison on Saturday afternoon.
ARUA. A week-long eye screening for pupils in Arua Islamic and Arua primary schools that have a combined population of 3,000 pupils winds up today with initial results indicating that several pupils have been struggling with eye defects that were neither recognized by their teachers nor their parents.
ARUA. Uganda’s minister of state for primary health care, Dr Joyce Moriku on Friday released four Tanzanian truck drivers who have been undergoing Covid-19 treatment at Arua Regional Referral Hospital.
Due to shared interests, West Nile Web, WESTECH HUB and Geospat Analytics have taken deliberate steps to strengthen their strategic relationship.
ARUA. With the enactment of the Public Finance Management Act 2015, the Petroleum Fund was established to serve as a depository for all revenues accruing to govern......
The project might be remaining with two months to conclusion but already residents are appreciating its impact as the taps have not run dry during this dry season as it has always been in previous years.
ARUA. Christians of Aripea Catholic parish are responding positively towards the parish chapel renovation project that was launched late last year.
On this cold Sunday morning usually reserved for rest and worship for the Christian folk where I belong, I had to be particularly prepared to move....................
A beaming 60 year old Hellen Candiru tells the story of how she bought a goat in preparation for her funeral in 1992 almost five years after she had acquired HIV.
ARUA.A new online business platform has entered into the Arua market to solve challenges of manual provisions and demand for services in the transport, medical and production sectors of the economy.
What a scenery! What a land scape! (echo), this is beautiful! Our team murmured in endless choruses as the van moved about this exhilarating landscape.
ARUA. President Yoweri Museveni has banned riding motorcycles while hooded from Ugandan roads as the latest security measure to tackle high crime rate in the wake of the Friday assassination of Arua Municipality Member of Parliament Ibrahim Abiriga.
ARUA. President Yoweri Museveni in his wealth creation campaigns has over and again advised subsistence farmers never to consider tobacco as one of the crops because it would ulti..........
ARUA. Absa bank Uganda, after transiting from Europe based Barclays bank on Thursday launched a branch in Arua town.
ARUA. What began two years ago as an exploratory visit to West Nile by Ms Sarah Ferari, the minister for development cooperation for the Autonomous Province of Trento, Italy, is finally...
ARUA. Arua district technocrats and politicians are losing popularity from road users as the busy Owaffa-Ejome road in Uriama sub-county, Arua district has become prone to.....
ARUA. Civil society Organizations working in Arua district have suggested that government include the day for African child in the national calendar.
ARUA. Start business with any amount you have. Never wait to accumulate a lot of money before taking any business risk because you may end up spending it without meeting your target.
ARUA. An advocacy working group in Arua wants the district council to urgently pass a resolution on access to adolescent sexual reproductive health services and family plan...
ARUA. The vice-chancellor of Muni University Prof. Christine Dranzoa has decried the ‘baby steps’ of progress in attaining gender equality across the African continent.
ARUA. Uganda Aids Commission (UAC) has started an engagement with religious and cultural institutions in a bid to fight stigma and discrimination against................
ARUA. An ailing 110year old paternal aunt to former Ugandan vice president in Gen Iddi Amin’s government Gen Mustafah Idrisi has cried out to President Museveni’s government to come to the aid of her family.
ARUA. Dr Luke Herrin, the Africa Inland Mission (AIM) director has lauded African churches for their opposition to secularism, describing it as the most dangerous thing ever to spread from the Western World.
ARUA. Arua district water department has ranked Ajia as the worst sub-county in rural clean water coverage in the district.
ARUA. What became as Mr Sam Akuaku’s career began as the lame excuse that many parents give for buying unfitting bulky clothes for their children.
ARUA. School children and women have pointed an accusing finger at their fathers for relegating their responsibilities to their mothers as they spend most of earnings and time on alcohol and drugs.
ARUA CITY. The king of Alur Kingdom, Rwoth Phillip Olarker Rauni III has congratulated the government of Uganda for operationalizing Arua city which he said is a city for people of West Nile.
ARUA: Mr Austin Quattlebaum, Ms Leigh Jones, Mr Ben Larsen, Ms Audra Nemir and Mr Jeremy Elliott, the five-member crew of the Crow and Canyon troupe are set to entertain people in the West Nile district of Arua in a live concert this Sunday.
ARUA. The family of the former President of Uganda, the Late Iddi Amin Dada has accused the government of plotting to grab their land through the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA).
ARUA. The Anglican Church has dedicated 30th September a special Sunday for Uganda Christian University (UCU) that was established by the house of Bishops in 1997.
ARUA CITY: The Anglican church in Madi and West Nile diocese has received an assortment of inputs from Operation Wealth creation (OWC) to fight poverty among the Christians.
ARUA: Police in Arua district have moved swiftly to take charge of Arua Muslim district Khadi, Sheikh Ahmed Amin Maga’s security after a section of Muslims opposed to his leadership locked up his offices and vandalized his car.
When Uganda’s former envoy to Egypt, Richard Laus Angualia left his ambassadorial job in 2016 to contest in the elections for Maracha constituency Member of Parliament, he didn’t know that he was treading into uncharted waters.
ARUA. The Uganda Virus Research Institute (UVRI) that has been investigating a suspected outbreak of Anthrax in Arua district since February has released its findings, confirming the disease.
ARUA. The caretaker parish priest of Aripea Catholic parish Fr Tonino Pasolini has handed over the parish to a resident parish priest at a function that was presided over by the vicar...........
ARUA. In a bid to support education in government aided schools in Arua district, Arise Aliga Foundation, a West Nile based philanthropic non-profit making organization has donated scholastic materials to primary seven (P7) pupils of Ezuku primary school (PS) in Vurra sub-county.
ARUA: The security agents in Arua district are scrambling to plug loopholes following a spike in robbery and killings by armed thugs including the shooting of three people last night.
ARUA. After winning FA cup at the closure of 2019-2020 premier league and later the community shield against Liverpool to kick-start 2020-2021 premier league season, a section of Arsenal fans in Arua city took to the streets to undertake charity work on behalf of the London based Arsenal Football Club.
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