Relatives to get pay
Lira â€” The district is to compensate relatives of children who died in an accident on their way to Dokolo sub-county headquarters to celebrate the International Womenâ€™s Day on March 8, 2000. The finance secretary, Angelous Ocen Ogwal, said on Monday the payments would be effected in February.
Apac â€” The Tourism State minister, Jovino Akaki-Ayumu, has cautioned personnel in the Amuka militia to respect the unarmed residents. Akaki, who was addressing recruits on Tuesday, warned them against drunkardness.
Movement gets network
APAC â€” Movement supporters in the district have launched a network to campaign for a third term for President Yoweri Museveni. Tourism State minister Jovino Akaki-Ayumu, who launched the network on Tuesday, said it was not wrong to propose for lifting the term limit for presidency.
100 women join Amuka
Apac â€” More than 100 women have joined the Amuka militia to boost the UPDF in routing the LRA rebels, the Minister of State for Youth, Felix Okot-Ogong, said recently. He said the presidency would provide for their welfare.