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14:50
14:50

Gulu City, Division Leaders Bicker Over Allocation of Space to Evicted Vendors Gulu City Council 3 1

The rift comes a week after the City authorities accompanied by security personnel stopped leaders in Bardege Division from allocating space to accommodate vendors that were last month evicted from major streets.
07:40
07:40

Kiosk Owners in Gulu City Given 1 Month Ultimatum to Vacate Gulu city Council 3 1

Isiah Tumwesigye, Gulu City Council Clerk told Uganda Radio Network in an interview that the operation is aimed at restoring trade sanity along the major streets within the city center.
15:51
15:51

Mao Betrayed Our Trust- Acholi Opposition Politicians Norbert Mao 5 1

Former Leader of Opposition in the Eighth Parliament Prof. Morris Ogenga Latigo says Mao’s appointment wasn’t a surprise to him. He however questioned how Mao, who hasn’t been in the government will be able to work on the transition agenda.
14:08
14:08

Police, RDC Trade Blame Over Illegal Logging in Lamwo 1 3

The Aswa River Region Police Spokesperson, David Ongom Mudong told Uganda Radio Network in an interview on Wednesday that the action of the RDC sabotaged the lawful duties of EPPU officers mandated to fight illegal deals in forest products.
07:12
07:12

Acholi Chiefs Plan for Rainmaking Rituals As Drought Persists 4 1

Rwot Odong Lira II, the Cultural leader of Lira Palwo Chiefdom told Uganda Radio Network in an interview that there is a need to turn to the traditional practices to summon the gods for rain owing to the long dry spell.
15:03
15:03

Ugly Fight Erupts Between Current and Former Gulu Mayors over Ambulance Gift Gulu City Council. 3 1 Top story

Alfred Okwonga, the current City Mayor says his predecessor used his influence since he was in office at the time to register the ambulance as former LOPs Betty Aol Ocan's.
19:41
19:41

Local Gov’t Accounting Officers Fault System Errors for Delayed Budget Submission Gulu City Council 1 3

Obong also noted that PBS is giving a lot of challenges to accounting officers in the Local government, arguing that even when sometimes they are assisted by a team from Finance Ministry the system doesn’t respond swiftly.
16:15
16:15

Vendors Abandon Gulu Main Market Lockups Over Poor Access Gulu City Council 1 3

Santo Obura, the Manager of Gulu Market Sacco, who owns an office in the Northern section of the market says accessibility has remained their biggest challenge ever since the market was opened.
17:52
17:52

MPs Hand Gulu City Officials to Police over Forgery financial loss 2 3

The officials are George Kidega, the Senior Finance Officer, Christo Balmoi, the Principal City Engineer, Richard Kidega, the Human Resource Officer, and Edward Kiwanuka, the former Gulu City Town Clerk who was transferred to Lira City.
15:16
15:16

Gulu City Council Earmarks UGX 300M for Rehabilitating Schools 1

According to Openyrwot, schools like Kweyo Primary School have very old classroom blocks built by development partners. He revealed the classrooms have dusty floors and are without windows.
09:53
09:53

Gulu City Earmarks UGX 50m to Establish an Engineering Laboratory 1 2

Christopher Balmoi Omara, the Gulu City Engineer told URN in an interview that most public and private infrastructures in Gulu City as well as other parts of the country do not last long due to the lack of quality designs, and poor constructions materials, and insufficient supervision.
17:23
17:23

Acholi MPs Criticize Army, Police Over Persistent Insecurity in Apaa Apaa land conflict 6 1

At least seven people sustained severe injuries and more than 200 grass thatched huts were razed down in Paka Paka, and Oyanga villages following fresh attacks by armed men suspected to have crossed from Adjumani District.
11:16
11:16

Gulu City To Start Repairing Non-Functional Street Lights Gulu City Council 1

Close to 300 solar street lights installed within the city under the World Bank-funded Uganda Support to Municipal Infrastructural Development program-USMID have been non-functional for nearly two years.
08:28
08:28

Gulu District Leaders Ask Gov’t to Set Stringent Measures for PDM Defaulters 5

Gulu LCV Chairperson Christopher Opiyo Ateker says past government programs initiated to eradicate poverty across the country failed to yield fruits owing to the government’s failure to reprimand beneficiaries who default on paying back revolving funds.
07:13
07:13

Gulu City Physical Development Plan Unveiled for Public Scrutiny 3 1 Top story

Evelyn Mukonyezi, the Gulu City Senior Physical Planner revealed that the new Physical Development Plan is more detailed than the current plan and has catered for the different land uses like Industrial Parks, airports, cemeteries, forest reserves, high and medium density residential, urban agriculture, bus parks, and terminals, among others.
17:19
17:19

IG Wants OPM Officials Interdicted For Alleged Theft of UGX 1.2B Interdiction 1 5

A report from the IG indicates that part of the project money banked on account number 3100082 at Centenary Bank Gulu Branch was secretly transferred on April 30th this year without the knowledge of the project implementers.
19:16
19:16

Over 14,530 Acholi Babies Aborted in 2020 - 21 1 1

The report shows that the highest number of post-abortion care was registered in Gulu with 2,775 admitted in the inpatient department and 2,043 attended to in OPD followed by Pader District where 2,037 cases were registered in OPD and 361 cases admitted to the inpatient department.
12:45
12:45

Goiter Remains Neglected Surgical Conditions in Gulu Unyama Sub County 1 1

Dr. Kenneth Cana, the Gulu District Health Officer told the Uganda Radio Network in an interview that the medical camp has exposed a number of neglected surgical conditions, which include goiter and hernia.
12:27
12:27

IG Directs Sacking of Amuru Fisheries Officer For Forging UCE Results 3

According to an investigation report from IG, Baguma applied for the position of a fisheries officer in Amuru District Local Government on May 12, 2016, and stated that he had completed his UCE at Akalo Secondary School in 2000.
07:12
07:12

Gulu City Authorities Stops Construction of Fuel Station On Wetland wetland degradation 3 5 Top story

Gulu City Mayor Alfred Okwonga, says the construction work is illegal since it contravenes the environmental act and threatens the environment. He says that they won’t allow it to proceed
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