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MARACHA. Maracha district council has passed a resolution to recognize the deceased 79 years old senior surgeon Dr Andrew Vuni to be recognized in the district and nationally as a hero.
MARACHA. Maracha district councillors have failed to agree on a recommendation by the district executive committee to redistribute funds under Primary Health Care (PHC) to four new uncoded health units.
MARACHA. Maracha district has launched another award for the best performing pupils in sports and academics in primary schools.
MARACHA. Maracha district officials have launched teachers’ savings and credit cooperative organization (SACCO).
MARACHA. The leaders of Maracha district have pledged to support infrastructural development in Obutava community vocational school based in Abidro village, Aroi parish.
MARACHA. The environmental hazard caused by Rokoze stone quarry site in Yagule village, Nyadri sub-county in Maracha has overwhelmed the district officials.
MARACHA. Officials of Maracha district are stuck with over 400 million Ugandan shillings presidential pledge meant for the construction of three school blocks in three different secondary schools in the district.
MARACHA. Olivu primary school, a government-aided school in Yivu sub-county, Maracha district, has practically closed due to lack of teaching and learning materials.
MARACHA. The Hydraform machine donated by the Government of Uganda to the youths of Maracha district is lying idle at the district Central Police Station (CPS).
MARACHA. At least 39 victims from three households in Ombokoro village, Oleba sub-county in Maracha district who were evicted by a mob over allegations of practicing witchcraft have been resettled in their ancestral homes.
Authorities in Maracha district have appealed to Kahinda Otafiire, the Ugandan Minister of Justice and Constitutional Affairs to speed up the process of establishing a fully fledged judicial system in the district.
MARACHA. Local leaders of Maracha district have organized a special prayer aimed at bringing peace and unity among staff members.
MARACHA. The organizing committee for the fundraising drive aimed at constructing a three-classroom block at Obutava community vocational school in Aroi parish, Yivu sub-county in Mar.....
MARACHA. Local council (LC) authorities in Aroi parish Yivu sub-county Maracha district have threatened to use force to enforce discipline among minors and rowdy youths causing insecurity...
MARACHA. Residents in Maracha district who embraced the planting of improved mango seedlings supplied under various government programs have started destroying them over lack of yields.
MARACHA. The district health officer (DHO) of Maracha Dr Paul Onzubo has commended health workers in the district for their commitment to saving lives.........
MARACHA. The MP for Maracha constituency Mr Lee Oguzu’s courtesy visit on Monday rescued Maracha LCV chairman from the siege of a section of angry sub-county councilors.
MARACHA. Politicians in Maracha district are reportedly divided over a proposal to have Mr Martine Kasule, the chief administrative officer (CAO) transferred from the district.
MARACHA. A physics lecturer at Busitema University has condemned the alleged negative attitude by politicians and technocrats towards supporting development proj......
MARACHA. Locals around Ryini box Culvert Bridge in Nyadri sub-county, Maracha district have blamed local politicians for the shoddy works undertaken on the bridge under their watch.
MARACHA. Locals in Yivu and the neighbouring Kijomoro sub-counties in Maracha district have tasked their leaders to consider establishing a network of bridges and culverts on rivers and..........
MARACHA. At least 35 students of Maracha secondary school (SS) in Nyadri sub-county, Maracha district have been charged with causing malicious damage to property following a recent strike
MARACHA. Teachers in Maracha district have been asked to join the Walimu savings and credit cooperative organization (SACCO), a saving scheme established by the.........
MARACHA. Teachers in Maracha are considering to quit Uganda National teachers Union (UNATU).
MARACHA. All is set for the implementation of a one year Bilharzia eradication program in Maracha district after three teachers from each nursery and primary school completed training on how to implement the project on Wednesday.
MARACHA. A 3-year-old boy in Worogbo west village, Yivu sub-county in Maracha district is receiving treatment after his step-mother burnt him with fire for allegedly stealing sauce.
MARACHA. The capacity of 25 women from different sub-counties of Maracha district has been enhanced with the knowledge on financial literacy in a three-day workshop that......
The migratory quelea birds are dreaded as destructive pests to cereal crops by many communities but to some people in Arua and Maracha districts, the marauding weaver species are...
Mr Michael Candia who hails from Maracha district always wanted to be a commercial farmer but land shortage kept holding him back.
MARACHA. The police in Maracha district have arrested a driver attached to Maracha district local government on orders of the state minister for ethics and integrity Rev. Fr. Simon Lokodo.
MARACHA. The State Minister for Internal Affairs has asked the police to investigate the presence of nomadic cattle keepers in West Nile region nearly a year after Ugandan President, Yoweri Museveni directed that they must leave the region and return to their home districts.
MARACHA.A ten year old boy in Robu village, Pabura parish, Nyadri Sub County in Maracha district has drowned in an open quarry site operated by Chinese company CICO that constructed Vurra-Arua Oraba road.
MARACHA. The Koboko grade II magistrate's court has sentenced a murder suspect to two months in prison for contempt of court.
MARACHA. The National Resistance Movement (NRM) Secretary General, Ms Justine Kasule Lumumba has accused the Maracha East Member of Parliament (MP), Mr James...
MARACHA. The finance committee of Nyadri Catholic Parish in Maracha district has launched a fundraising drive to get about shs100m needed to complete the construction of their Church.
MARACHA. The administration of Olivu primary school in Aroi parish, Yivu Sub County in Maracha district is struggling to cope with congestion as the school runs out of classrooms to accommodate pupils.
MARACHA. Eight people suspected of masterminding burglary, theft of property and animals were early this week arrested by a group of youths in Oluvu sub-county, Maracha district.
MARACHA. Health officials at Ovujo health centre (HC) III in Oluffe sub-county, Maracha district have suspended night deliveries over poor lighting system.
MARACHA. The sub-county chairman of Olufe sub-county has advised single parents and guardians in Maracha constituency to invest in income generating activities to reduce over-depende
MARACHA. The operation of Olivu primary school in Yivu sub-county, Maracha district may continue to be rocky if the disagreement between parents and the Parish Priest of Olivu Anglican Parish, Rev. Gift Elema is not resolved.
MARACHA. Anyivu coordinating centre that monitors schools in the two sub-counties of Tara and Yivu in Maracha district has released a program to brief and equip primary leaving examination (PLE) candidates with examination skills to improve on their performance.
MARACHA. Police in Maracha on Thursday foiled a planned demonstration by a section of the ruling National Resistance Movement (NRM) leaders against what they termed as a ‘wrong’.............
MARACHA. The head teacher of Maracha Domestic secondary school (SS) which is one of the best performing schools in Maracha district has said that the poor Uganda Certificate of Education (UCE) results of 2019 should act as an eyeopener for all schools in the district to work hard.
MARACHA. President Yoweri Museveni has directed the ministry of health to borrow funds from the organization of the Islamic conference to upgrade and elevate Maracha health.......
MARACHA. President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni has donated UGX20M for the construction of Christ the Universal King Nyadri town parish in Maracha district with an appeal to the locals to invest..
MARACHA. The outgoing Maracha resident district commissioner (RDC) has labelled district leaders as ‘criminals’ for allegedly failing to play their roles and instilling good moral into the youths.
MARACHA. Headteachers of primary schools in Maracha district risk losing their jobs if the proposed ban on chasing primary school children home over examination fees.....
MARACHA. Maracha Resident District Commissioner Mr Simon Lolim (RDC) has raised a red flag over the increasing cases of early girl-child marriage and drug abuse in the district.
MARACHA. The construction of an improvised bridge on Odraku valley in Yivu sub-county, Maracha district has relieved the residents of the area from the menace to mobility especially during the......
MARACHA. There is uncertainty in Olivu Anglican Parish in Maracha district as Church leaders battle encroachers, who are claiming a significant chunk of Church land.
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