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09:06
09:06

Women in Gulu Start Food Security Campaign 7 2

Florence Akello, one of the women who prepared dried vegetable with sim-sim paste (ojede), said that the dish is not only easy to prepare but inputs also last for long, its preparation is fast, it is healthy, and requires no extra ingredients.
07:52
07:52

Cleric Criticizes Museveni Over Cassava Statement 1 3

In his Sunday homily at Holy Rosary Church, Reverend Father Uma, said that the President`s statement is not welcome noting that it is an indication of not being mindful of the suffering people amidst ululations, cheers, and handclaps from the congregation.
13:21
13:21

Watchman Dies in Gulu City Restaurant Fire 1 1

According to Awich, the fire which started at around 6:00 am this morning started from a food store where the watchman had taken cover. He reportedly suffocated to death as the fire spread to other hotel parts.
08:52
08:52

Business Competition Fueling Motorbike Thefts in Gulu-Security 6 1

The Deputy Gulu Resident City Commissioner for Pece-Laroo Division Peter Banya says following their meetings with the organization’s branch managers last week, information emerged among the motorbike dealers that competition could be driving the theft.
11:12
11:12

Poor Crop Harvest Expected in North, East Due to Low Rainfall-Report 1

The report shows that despite somewhat favorable rains in late April, cumulative rainfall remains significantly below average in the two regions with cumulative rainfall deficits totaling 50 to 100 mm or more.
13:20
13:20

Gulu University To Process Mango Pulp Into Wine 2 3

Dr. Christopher Muggaga, a lecturer in the Department of food science and post-harvest Technology at Gulu University, says the COVID-19 pandemic affected the marketing of the mango pulp due to the lockdown restrictions.
10:51
10:51

Omel Sub County Bans Metal Scrap Business 1 1

Walter Tootika, Omel Sub County councillor and the deputy speaker Bosco Abonga, said they resolved quickly on Friday to avoid such occurrences since the area is heavily infiltrated by the scrap dealers and explosives left behind during the Lord`s Resistance Army (LRA) insurgency.
10:06
10:06

140 Motorcycles Robbed in Gulu in 3 Months 1 3

Emmy Ocen, the Chairperson of Gulu City West Boda-Boda Motorcycle Association told URN that only eleven of the motorcycles have been recovered. Most of the motorcycles were found in Lango Sub Region.
18:50
18:50

Pastor Banished From Gulu Main Market for Theft of UGX1.3M 3 1

Upon his arrest, Kibedi pleaded guilty and produced the money claiming that he was possessed by Satan when he stole the money. Both Kibedi and Lukwiya are dealers of general merchandise.
13:40
13:40

Thieves Terrorize Livestock, Poultry Farmers in Gulu City Ogony Cell 1 4

The thieves have stolen and killed 100 goats, four cattle, and 164 poultry in the areas of Ajuku, Ogony East, Ogony west and Ogony A cell, and Kweyo all in Bardege Layibi Gulu City Division.
11:05
11:05

Women in Gulu Call for Transparency in Implementation of Parish Development Model 2 1

The women from the eleven sub-counties of Gulu and Gulu City expressed concerns that the selection of beneficiaries could be marred with corruption, nepotism, abuse of offices, and embezzlement as has been the case with many other government projects.
17:50
17:50

Water Supply to Gulu Market Restored Gulu City Council 1 1

Stephen Gang, NWSC Gulu City Branch Manager said that they restored water supply following a meeting with Pece-Laroo Division council authorities.
16:17
16:17

Gulu Cleric Petitions President Museveni Over High Cost of Commodities Holy Rosary Church 1 1

Reverend Uma tasked the MP to inform the President and Members of Parliament that several governments have fallen due to high prices of commodities and hardships noting that the church will take action to mobilize the masses against them if the matter is not addressed swiftly.
14:16
14:16

Fire Destroys Wood Workshops in Gulu City Industrial Area 1

Dick Ouni, the Aswa River Region Police Fire officer confirmed the incident saying the fire fighters managed to control the fire from spreading to nearby fuel stations, something that would have been very disastrous since there are many other fuel stations near the wood workshops.
18:22
18:22

Gulu University Students Skilled in Smartphone Filmmaking 4

Oscar Okema, the ICT Cabinet Minister at Gulu University says they are optimistic to become self-employed through cheaply producing and selling films using smartphones since they are affordable and readily available.
15:02
15:02

Acholi Leaders Call for Review of Parish Development Model 3 1

The leaders say the new government strategy has some loopholes that should be reviewed for it to be a success.
14:59
14:59

Gulu City Councilors Storm State House Over Non –Remittance of Local Revenue 1 1

Olok told URN in an interview that they decided to storm Statehouse without a prior appointment with the President because they want him to order the Finance Ministry to expedite the process of remitting local revenue to the city authorities.
15:57
15:57

Gulu City Councilors Fault Finance Ministry for Failing to Remit Local Revenue 1 3

The government allocated local revenue worth 491 Million Shillings to Gulu City Council for the financial year 2021/2022 but using the IRAS, Gulu City collected up to 1.8 Billion Shillings from last year to date.
11:09
11:09

Gulu University Budget Falls By UGX 4 Billion 1 4

This comes as the University council passed a draft budget of 53.7 Billion shillings for the financial year 2022/23, on Thursday, a downtrend from 57.7 billion Shillings passed in the financial year 2021/22. This has left several proposed projects either underfunded or even unfunded.
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