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12:55
12:55

Planned Election of New Acholi Paramount Chief Illegal-Acana 1 3

Speaking to journalists on Tuesday at his Palace in Gulu City, Rwot Acana says the rival chiefs had no mandate to call for a council of chiefs meeting to hold an election since all the powers are vested in the hands of the Paramount Chief, his deputy and the prime Minister.
16:24
16:24

Acana Calls Urgent Meeting of Chiefs as Rivals Head for Election 1 Top story

Okello Okuna, spokesperson for the Acholi Cultural Institution, confirmed that the Paramount Chief sent invitations for a council of chiefs meeting to be held on Tuesday.
14:37
14:37

Rival Chiefs Set Date For Electing 'New' Acholi Paramount Chief 1 3

Rwot John Ogenga, the Deputy Interim Chairperson of the breakaway faction of chiefs told journalists Wednesday in Gulu City that they have set June 14 this year as the date for electing a new Paramount Chief.
14:57
14:57

My Tenure Was Very Challenging-Archbishop Odama Gulu Archdiocese 3 1 Top story

According to Odama, after coming to Gulu Archdiocese, he found a very challenging situation where the environment was insecure to do apostolate.
12:45
12:45

Acholi Cultural Institution Gets New Prime Minister 3 1

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.
09:00
09:00

Kwoyelo Trial: Court Sets July For Delivering Judgement 1

Juliet Harty Hatanga, the ICD Deputy Registrar told Uganda Radio Network in an interview on Wednesday that the closure of the defence hearing is a significant milestone in the trial of Kwoyelo which had dragged on since 2019.
13:24
13:24

Elders Ask Gov’t to Withhold Monthly Emolument to Acholi Cultural Institution 1 3

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.
17:15
17:15

Kwoyelo Admits "Marrying" Girls, Asks For Pardon 1 2

He told the Court that by the time he "married" them after an initiation by Kony.
05:28
05:28

Kwoyelo Recounts How Kony Spared His Life on 'Holy Spirits' Advice 1

Kony revealed that on the night he was arrested, a spirit known as Mama Cellini from Sudan had told him that Kwoyelo was innocent. The spirit, a guardian of the sick people reportedly cautioned him that if he killed Kwoyelo, he would also be killed the same way.
08:34
08:34

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.
19:43
19:43

Judge Suspends Kwoyelo’s Defence Over Ill Health 1 1 Top story

Kwoyealo told the court that he was exhausted and that he also needed medical attention for his high blood pressure.
10:07
10:07

Kwoyelo Disowns “Added” Name on Charge Sheet 1

While presenting an unsworn statement before a four-member panel of justices of the ICD sitting at Gulu High Court Tuesday, Kwoyelo said he has heard the court referring to him as Latoni yet it’s not his name.
07:29
07:29

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.
14:27
14:27

Ex-LRA Commander Kwoyelo’s Defence Trial Begins in Gulu Amuru District 2 1

Kwoyelo entered the dock at about 9:50 am to defend himself, more than five years since his trial commenced before the ICD in November 2018.
15:05
15:05

UCI Seeks More Land to Complete Regional Cancer Center 1 1

Dr. Jackson Orem, the UCI Executive Director told stakeholders Friday that access to more land will enable the government to proceed with the phased establishment of other infrastructural development at the cancer center.
15:40
15:40

Kwoyelo Picks 30 Defence Witnesses as ICD Fixes Trial Date 1 2

Juliet Harty Hatanga, the Deputy Registrar of the Division told Uganda Radio Network Monday that Kwoyelo’s Defence team has so far lined up 30 defense witnesses for the trial hearing commencing next week at Gulu High Court.
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.
12:10
12:10

ICC to Confirm Charges Against LRA Warlord Joseph Kony in Absentia 1

The Judges have set October 15 this year as the date for the commencement of confirmation of charges hearing against Kony in his absentia should he not appear. He faces 33 counts of charges of war crimes and crimes against Humanity allegedly committed between July 1, 2002, and December 31, 2005, in northern Uganda.
17:10
17:10

Death Toll in Apaa Revenge Attacks Rises to Five Apaa Land Conflict 1 2

Charles Okoya, the LCI of Apaa village told Uganda Radio Network Wednesday that the assailants who returned to avenge an earlier attack abducted five motorcyclists during their raid but left one while another escaped. He however said the armed men went on to kill the three motorists using arrows, and machetes.
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