Lira is a city in the Northern Region of Uganda. It is the main municipal, administrative, and commercial centre of Lira District.
How many cities do we have in Uganda?
In May 2019, the Cabinet of Uganda approved the creation of 15 cities, in a phased manner, over the course of the next one to three years, as illustrated in the table below. The 7 of the 15 cities started operations on 1 July 2020 as approved by the Parliament of Uganda.
What region is Lira?
Lango sub-region Lira District is located in Lango sub-region in Northern Uganda and is bordered by the districts of Pader and Otuke in the North and North East, Alebtong in the East, Dokolo in the South and Apac in the West.
Who is the CAO of Lira District?
Lira – 2, April 2021: The Chief Administrative Officer (CAO) Lira district local government, Mr Ben Otim Ogwete has interdicted four senior staff over the issue of land on plot 41, Church.
Does Italy use the lira?
In 2002 the lira ceased to be legal tender in Italy after the euro, the European Unions monetary unit, became the countrys sole currency. The lira was also the monetary unit of Malta, where it was divided into 100 cents.