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12:45
12:45

Acholi Cultural Institution Gets New Prime Minister 1 3

Michael Otim 53, a former Minister for Rehabilitation at the Acholi Cultural Institution was unveiled as the fourth Prime Minister on Friday at Ker Kwaro Acholi palace in Gulu City.
06:11
06:11

ICC Registrar Concludes Visit to Uganda 2

During his visit, Zavala Giler met the Minister of State for Foreign Affairs of Uganda Henry Okello Oryem as well as the Deputy Attorney General Jackson Karugaba Kafuuzi, in Kampala.
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Gov’t Asks Farmers in Acholi to Tap into Vegetable Oil Market 1 4

Stephen Byantwale, the Director of Crop Resources at MAAIF noted that the Acholi Sub-region presents a unique potential in the production of vegetable oil since it is already popular for growing sim sim.
08:40
08:40

Technical Glitches Frustrate Census Exercise In Gulu District

Geoffrey Otim, an enumerator at Teladwong C village in Patiko Sub- County told Uganda Radio Network in an interview that they couldn’t undertake the exercise after failing to log into the computer system.
13:24
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Elders Ask Gov’t to Withhold Monthly Emolument to Acholi Cultural Institution 3 1

According to Okello Okello, the cultural institution is still embroiled in a conflict between chiefs arguing that the government shouldn't continue to disburse money to the institution until the conflict is resolved.
08:12
08:12

Nebbi Catholic Diocese Celebrates Tenth Adversary of Vocational School TVET 1 Top story

During the celebration marking the school's tenth anniversary, accompanied by Thanksgiving prayers and a graduation ceremony, leaders expressed gratitude for the school's contribution to skilling the youth in the district.
13:36
13:36

Karuma Bridge Closed for Heavy Load Trucks, Buses over Defects

Motorists from Kampala heading to Gulu/West Nile Region have now been advised to take the alternative route of Luwero-Kafu, Masindi-Paraa, Murchison Falls National Park to connect to Pakwach or Gulu Via Olwiyo, and vice versa for motorists from Gulu/West Nile.
10:34
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Why Protecting Environmental Journalists Matters 1 Top story

Environmental journalists are a vital part of combating the triple planetary crisis. Yet, they increasingly face harassment, assault and more.
09:26
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UNESCO Says 70% of Environmental Journalists Attacked For Their Work 2 Top story

At least 749 journalists or news media reporting on environmental issues have been attacked in the last 15 years, and online disinformation has surged dramatically in this period.
15:16
15:16

Fort Portal Worker's Representatives Shun Labour's Day Celebrations

Prosper Businge, the worker’s representative to the Fort Portal Tourism City Council says some of the members have opted to stay away to show their displeasure of the manner in which workers leaders have been treated in the planning for the day.
15:53
15:53

Patients Resort to Urine for Red Eyes Treatment at Elegu Border people 2

William Oyoo, a driver at Elegu Town Council notes that several drivers and other residents within the area have resorted to using urine drops in their eyes claiming it cures red eyes infection.
08:34
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Kwoyelo: How Kony Arrested Me, Executed Otti on Suspicion of Defection Amuru District 1 Top story

He noted that when Vincent Otti returned, he was immediately arrested along with Otim Records, and Ben Acellam and moved to where Kony was staying.
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Former NSSF MD Byarugaba Loses Case Seeking Contract Renewal 1 Top story

"The Board of NSSF was never restrained and was not part of the court matters and there is no way they should have sat back or refrained from executing their duties in relation to the appointment of a substantive Managing Director of National Social Security Fund", said Ssekaana.
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Marginalized Communities Have Been Denied Services -UNFPA UN population Fund 1

It finds that 30 years of progress in sexual and reproductive health has mostly ignored the most marginalized communities
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Court Rejects Defence Application to Question Kwoyelo in Trial Hearing accusation 1 3 Top story

In a ruling, Justice Duncan Gaswaga noted that since the accused has asserted the rights against self-incrimination by opting to give an unsworn statement, he loses the right to the assistance of the counsel although he gains the advantage of not being cross-examined.
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Army Issues Alert Ahead of Shooting Drills in Gulu 1 2

Maj. Nicholas Abiribale, the Civil-Military Coordination officer at the Fourth Infantry Division told URN Thursday that the training will involve the firing of live bullets in the areas of Gulu airfield in Bardege-Layibi Division.
12:39
12:39

Security Guard Arrested Over Shooting Student Dead in Gulu 2

Patrick Oola Lumumba, the Bardege-Layibi Division Mayor who visited the crime scene Sunday evening told URN that the deceased along with other unidentified accomplices had been drinking when they illegally accessed the petrol station.
08:03
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Lamogi Chiefdom Seek UGX5 Billion Compensation Over Ruined Heritage Site Northern Uganda 1 3

According to Onen, while the Lamogi cultural institution had believed it was for investment, they later realized the investor was targeting Guru Guru Hill where he had begun excavating rocks for personal gains.
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Kabaka Birthday Run: Luwero Bishops Rally Christians Against HIV/AIDS Fight HIV/AIDS disease 6 4

While delivering Kabaka Mutebi’s message, Princess Nnaalinya reiterated his call to subjects to protect themselves against HIV/AIDS and advised People Living with the virus to embrace Antiretroviral drugs. Kabaka Mutebi was born on 13th April 1955 and is celebrating 69th birthday this year.
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Gulu University Adjusts Exams Schedule for Census 1 1

Dr. Jerry Bagaya, the Gulu University Academic Registrar in an April 4 circular noted that the second-semester examination has been rescheduled to start on April 22 and end on May 7 this year.
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