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ARUA. Ediofe trading centre commonly referred to as ‘Iyitia,’ is one of the suburbs of Arua town.
ARUA. Ms Milka Ojoru, 50, emotionally narrated the ordeal of her son Rev. Fr. William Epiti’s quest to join the Priesthood in an interview with West Nile Web.
ARUA. Mr. Stephen Andabati, a hardware dealer along Idi Amin road in River Oli Division, Arua Municipality is one of the businessmen reaping big from the tarmacked road in Arua town.
Mr Buni Nobert has been operating a motor boat on the routes of Rigbo, Rhino camp, Awuvu and across the Nile to Amuru for the last 3 years.
ARUA. SP Jonathan Musinguzi, the former West Nile region police commander (RPC) on Friday told police disciplinary court sitting in Arua that he was forced to cry on the day he was suspended over last year’s election violence in Arua Municipality.
ARUA. The Democratic Party (DP) President Mr Nobert Mao has said he only needs one term to put Uganda back on track since he has a good record of surrendering leadership positions voluntarily.
ARUA. The inspector general of government (IGG) officials in Arua have stopped the construction of 0.8km Mango road in Arua Hill Division, Arua Municipality.....
ARUA. The inspector general of government (IGG) has written to the permanent secretary in the ministry of local government calling for immediate interdiction of Arua chief administrative officer (CAO) Mr. Ismail Ochengel and his deputy, Mr. Paul Samuel Mbiiwa.
ARUA. The interdicted chief Administrative officer (CAO) of Arua Mr Ismail Ochengel has finally handed office to a new CAO.
ARUA. The Democratic Party (DP) vice president for Northern Uganda Mr Elia Alitia has neither denied nor confirmed his interest in the party top job after rumors of his interest circulated on soc...
ARUA. Bickering over the ownership of Ewanga sub-county between Arua and Yumbe districts has never ceased.
ARUA. Pawor is an area that could be rightly described as a hard-to-reach sub-county in Arua district. It is located about 39km from Arua town and 29km from Pakwach along Ocoko-Wadelai road.
ARUA. Security operatives attached to the internal security organization (ISO) in Arua have impounded two trucks ferrying scraps from the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) into Uganda.
ARUA. Security operatives attached to the Internal Security Organization (ISO) in Arua have recovered a stolen Kenyan Fuso Lorry from Aru town in Eastern Democratic Repub....
ARUA. The key witness in the ongoing case in which Mityana Municipality Member of Parliament (MP), Mr Francis Zaake was accused of escape from lawful custody has confessed to having
ARUA. The cooking tent buzzed with the crinkling sound of crockery and metallic utensils as the graduating catering trainees embarked on one last vital lesion- the making of Italian dishes.
ARUA. The academic registrar of IUIU, Arua campus Mr Saidi Abdallah has lauded the ‘Youth debater’s forum’ of Arua for bringing together the Muslim students during the Holy month of Ramadan.
ARUA. Celebrated West Nile Artist Edwin Jakisa a.k.a Jack P is to be laid to rest at their in Tanganyika Ward, Tanganyika cell, Arua municipality on Sunday.
Mr. Joseph Jurua a.k.a JJ Suru is a music and entertainment hustler who has juggled from hip-hop, Afro and other hard to gauge musical genre to reggae.
ARUA. Al-Hajj Isah Afeku Kato, the Arua Municipality Mayor has urged officials of West Nile rural electrification company (WENRECO) to join them in the fight against crime by........
ARUA. Journalists from the West Nile region operating under their umbrella organization of West Nile Press Association have condemned acts by the director of Uganda Communication Comm..
ARUA. Journalists under the umbrella organization of West Nile Press Association have reacted furiously over the Wednesday expulsion of a New Vision journalist from covering Arua......
ARUA. In an effort to sensitize and promote justice among refugee and host communities, the judiciary is holding mobile and open court sessions in settlements.
ARUA. 63- year old William Onzima was one of the hundreds of people who lined the streets to welcome Mustafa Gerima as he arrived in Arua after his 15-day heroics of walking from Kampala.
ARUA. The members of judicial service commission (JSC) of Uganda have expressed concerns over the silence of the West Nile region towards the conduct and activities of judicial officers.
Located about 500 metres from the giant Emmanuel cathedral in Mvara Sudan zone, the Savoury Classic Quality Meat processing plant offers a one stop destination ideal for pork lovers in Arua town.
ARUA. In Arua district’s Logiri sub county, a three-kilometre rough road that branches off the Arua-Vurra-Zombo road at Adraka leads to a tiny but vibrant trading centre that shares the same name with Uganda’s capital city.
ARUA. Internal affairs state minister Mr Mario Obiga Kania has warned that no land offered by the local communities to settle refugees must be gazetted by the government.
ARUA. Arua municipality Member of Parliament Mr Kasiano Wadri Ezati has asked the local leaders in Arua to use dialogue with the population in ensuring that the proposed.........
ARUA. Chants of "Kassiano oyee and peoples power" erupted at 10:00pm inside the Arua public primary school conference hall on Wednesday night as the Arua returning officer Ms Ruth Angom declared embattled independent candidate Kassiano Wadri winner of the hotly contested municipal by-elections.
ARUA. The Italian development cooperation agency (ACAV) I partnership with Arua district local government has facilitated the repair of a borehole at Katrini primary school in Terego West county, Arua district.
ARUA. Farmers in Olea parish, Katrini sub-county, Arua district have adopted row crop plantation method in a bid to register high quality yield.
ARUA. A primary 6 pupil of Katrini primary school in Terego West constituency narrowly survived death with minimum injuries when rains characterized by heavy winds blew off the roof of a staff house he was staying in.
ARUA. Foundation for International Healthcare (KOFIH), a Korean government agency has donated an Ambulance to Arua Regional Referral Hospital (ARRH).
MARACHA. An ordinary mathematical set, a key requirement for students costs about shs3, 000 (less than US$1) in Uganda.
ARUA. A section of Members of Parliament (MPs) hailing from West Nile region have spoken strongly against the unending tide of graft in Arua district and Arua municipality..........
ARUA. The lawyer representing Mityana municipality Member of Parliament Mr Francis Zaake has told the court that his client was kidnapped contrary to police statements that he was arrested.
ARUA. The West Nile leg of the countrywide recruitment of local defense unit (LDU) members has been marred by an overwhelming turn up but largely lacking the required papers, a Uganda people’s defence forces (UPDF) official has said.
ARUA. West Nile district leaders squired off with Statehouse officials on Tuesday during a tense conference meant to assess the status of the implementation of President Yoweri Museveni’s manifesto.
ARUA. The commissioning of Erekpea motorized water for production project in Maraju village, Aiivu Sub County, Arua district has brought hope and excitement among the beneficiaries who had endured long distances to get water.
ARUA. A section of civil society organizations (CSOs) in Arua district have joined the growing list of those calling on government to drop the proposed 1% tax levy on all mobile money transactions.
ARUA. A section of locals in River Oli Division, Arua Municipality on Wednesday blocked Mr Nahori Oya, the Arua resident district commissioner (RDC) from commissioning two school proj....
ARUA. The residents of Prison cell in River Oli division, Arua Municipality on Monday blocked China Railway Seventh Group (CRSG) surveyors from working on school road over lack of compensation.
ARUA. The high rate of alcohol consumption among women in Pajulu sub-county, Arua district is to blame for poor parenting and breakup of families in the area.
ARUA. As the time for operationalization of Madi district nears, a concerned citizen in the district has demanded for transparency in the management of resources meant for the new district.
ARUA. The residents of Rigbo sub-county have joined their colleagues from different parts of the designated Madi – Okollo district in embracing the Madi poverty alleviation project..........
ARUA MUNICIPALITY. Arua municipality NRM party hopeful Mr Simon Ejua has said that the losers of the Wednesday’s party primary elections need to rally behind the winner.
ARUA. A section of clan leaders under the Lugbara Kari cultural institution has decried the deep-rooted cultural norms that undermine the role played by women in the society and promote.........
ARUA. The Ma’di and West Nile diocesan secretary Rev Canon Isaac Candia has urged Christians in the diocese to embrace missionary work so as to reach the otherwise unprivileged societies in need of the Gospel of Jesus Christ.
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