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KOBOKO. Koboko district officials have launched the growing of Cocoa with an assurance to farmers that it has ready market and would not regret for the choice they have made.
KOBOKO. President Yoweri Museveni has advised the people in the West Nile region to adopt the government’s four-acre plan for commercial farming as a way of fighting household poverty.
KOBOKO. Police in Koboko district handed over a 12 year old girl who fled into the country citing mistreatment by her step mother.
KOBOKO. A total of 140 people from Koboko and Maracha districts have been recruited into the local defence unit (LDU).
KOBOKO. A 35-year-old woman has reportedly died in the hands of a suspected witch doctor in Koboko district.
KOBOKO. Abele primary school (PS) girls in Koboko South Division, Koboko Municipality are grappling with in adequate number of toilet facilities.
KOBOKO. The assistant chief administrative officer (ACAO) of Koboko district, Mr Simon Alonga has demanded for the involvement of lower local council (LC) officials in the fight against gender based violence (GBV).
KOBOKO. ACAV in collaboration with Koboko municipal council with funding from the European Union have donated Covid-19 assorted medical supplies and personal protective equipment (PPE) worth Shs100million to Koboko general hospital Covid-19 treatment unit (CTU) and security agencies in the district.
KOBOKO. A total of 1, 519 youths from various districts of West Nile have received startup kits after five months of training organized by ACAV, an Italian International group for technical cooperation with developing countries.
KOBOKO. A 25-year-old Asian man has been arrested for allegedly defiling and impregnating a 16-year-old girl in Koboko district.
KOBOKO. While they are supposed to be given for free to expectant in government health facilities, they are often not there and some mothers are turned away from the facilities when they come for labour without the mama kits.
KOBOKO. There was relief at Koboko hospital on Thursday as the health facility received a consignment of four solar systems that were a donation from the investment and privatisation........
KOBOKO. The residents of Koboko Municipality on Saturday thronged the streets of Koboko town marching with the excitement of a brand-new Ambulance donated by their........
KOBOKO. As the ongoing six-month skills training on Aquaculture at Aquaculture community school in Arivu Sub County, Arua district comes to an end,.....
KOBOKO. The 25-year-old Asian who was on Sunday arrested for allegedly defiling a 16-year-old girl in Koboko district has been remanded to Gbukutu government prison.
KOBOKO. At least sixty students benefiting from a scholarship under a bursary scheme risk losing the opportunity if they fail to perform as expected.
KOBOKO. The Malaysian Bionas international company and Bionas East Africa has officially launched the construction of Jatropha Agro politan business project in Koboko district.
ARUA. The Bionas East Africa group ltd, the local subsidiary of the Bionas Agropolitan Technology Corridor (BATC) Development Berhad has updated its green economy infrastructure development investment blueprint for the West Nile region with new projects which if implemented, would introduce first-rate facilities, placing the region as ideal hub for international trade.
KOBOKO. The body of former Vice President Gen Mustafah Idris’ nephew who was allegedly abducted by Gimara clan members has been found near Uganda - South Sudan border, about 15km away from a farm in Anyanga village, Monodu parish, Kuluba sub-county in Koboko district.
KOBOKO. The administrator of Uganda National Chamber of Commerce and Industries (UNCCI) for Koboko district Mr Habib Aloro has urged butchermen in Koboko municipality.....
KOBOKO. Conregious Bovine Plori-Pnemonia, (CBPP) a deadly cattle disease has been confirmed in Koboko district.
KOBOKO. The delayed fulfilment of a hospital status for Koboko health centre IV has angered Koboko district officials.
KOBOKO. Residents of Koboko district have urged the government of Uganda to consider screening people across the border with Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) to avert possible spread of Ebola virus into the Country.
KOBOKO. Grade one magistrate court of Koboko has sentenced a driver of Koboko district local government, Mr Juma Kepo to a three years imprisonment after he was found guilty for the loss of...
MOYO. Residents of Dufile Sub County in Moyo district are living in fear of the continuous Elephant and Hippopotamus invasion.
KOBOKO. The Koboko municipal education officer (MEO), Mr David Dimba Kenyi has called upon the municipal authorities to create more projects that can..........
KOBOKO. The Education sector in Koboko district Local government has been allocated the biggest percentage of money in the draft budget for 2018/2019 financial years.
KOBOKO. The European Union (EU) delegation to Uganda has lauded leaders of Koboko Municipal council for their resilience in hosting thousands of self-settled refugees in the town.
KOBOKO. The State Minister of Investment and Privatization Ms Evelyn Anite has urged the officials of the Uganda Investment Authority (UIA) to consider expediting the process of constructing Oraba Industrial Park which lies at the Ugandan border with South Sudan and DR Congo.
KOBOKO. Affter giving headaches to farmers across Uganda in 2017, the armyworm infestation has already been detected in Koboko District in West Nile region of Uganda, ravaging maize plantations.
KOBOKO. An estimated 2000 children in Koboko district are said not to have been vaccinated against measles as the disease continues to ravage in communities in the district.
KOBOKO. Six houses belonging to self-settled refugees in Koboko municipal council have burnt to ashes.
KOBOKO. The government of Uganda is intending to borrow an extra 150 million US dollars (Ushs 556,484,655,991) from the World Bank to support refugee hosting areas in the country. This is in addition to the 50million dollars (shs185,446,738,680) borrowed earlier.
KOBOKO. Police in Koboko on Wednesday got involved in running battles with the locals of Mudukudu cell, Apa ward in Koboko municipality after residents blocked the municipal authorities from trying to open an access road in the cell.
KOBOKO. Over 500 acres of crops have been destroyed by hail storm in Abuku sub county, Koboko district.
KOBOKO. The head teacher of Nyarilo primary school, Mr. Kasim Adaku Munduga has been interdicted by Mr. Stanslus Mangasa, the Koboko Municipal Council Town Clerk.
KOBOKO. Koboko district security committee has resolved to start sacking head teachers whose schools get involved in strikes and inter-school fights.
KOBOKO. Inadequate number of staff at Dricile health centre III (HCIII) in Midia Sub County, Koboko district is forcing mothers to deliver at home.
KOBOKO. The high fertility rate of the people of Koboko is greatly affecting the budget of the district, Mr Fred Bada, the district Planner has revealed.
KOBOKO. Ms Jesca Ayaa, a 35 year old resident of Bango village in Lobule sub county, Koboko district in the past shunned health services at Lobule health centre III due to limited space to handle admissions in the facility.
KOBOKO. For Ms Brenda Bako Molly, a resident of Godia cell, West division, Koboko municipality, there is no reason for change yet in the constituency since Ms Evelyn Anite, the municipality member of parliament and state minister for investment has exceeded the fulfilment of her manifesto she presented when she was elected in 2016.
KOBOKO. Mr Khamis Adebo Banya (Born on March 2, 1954) is a professional teacher and soldier, currently serving as Koboko district service commission chairperson.
Many farmers in Koboko district viewed commercial coffee production with indignation but not Ramadan Dafala.
KOBOKO. Oraba is a small border town neighboring South Sudan’s Kaya town on the extreme North West of Koboko town in Kuluba Sub County, Koboko district.
KOBOKO. The assistant Koboko District Health Officer (DEO), Ms Rachel Witro has blamed the increasing cases of malaria infection in the district on people’s habit of misusing mosquito nets in the district.
KOBOKO. The Italian Development Corporation Agency (ACAV) has harnessed expertise from the Aga-Khan Foundation to retrain 26 teachers and teaching assistants.
KOBOKO. JAKI savings and credit cooperative (SACCO), a Kampala based West Nile association has donated ornamental tree seedlings to green up Koboko Municipality.
KOBOKO. There was excitement among pupils and teachers of various primary schools in Koboko municipality following a decision taken by the area leaders to address the challenge of inadequate toilet facilities in schools.
KOBOKO. It was a beautiful Tuesday to lovers of girl child after seeing triplets borne at Koboko general hospital.
KOBOKO. The construction of a Jatropha agro-politan business cluster set to be the maiden project of the Uganda green economy development initiative will start in Koboko district next month.
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