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10:42
10:42

Local Leaders Hail Security Crackdown on Criminal Gangs Gulu City 2 1

Brian Openyrwot, the Kweyo Ward councilor in Bardege –Layibi Division, says that the ongoing operation has registered success since the number of the suspected criminals who used to flock to the streets at nightfall has dropped.
14:19
14:19

Gulu City Stuck as Contractor Abandons Landfill Site 1 1

Alfred Okwonga, the Gulu City Mayor told URN in an interview that the contractor abandoned the site due to financial challenges.
09:53
09:53

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

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.
07:13
07:13

Gulu City Physical Development Plan Unveiled for Public Scrutiny 1 3 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.
20:42
20:42

Rising Kidnap, Murder of Youngsters Alarm Police in Gulu homicide 1

The Aswa Regional Police Public Relations Officer David Ongom Mudong disclosed on Monday in an interview with Uganda Radio Network that at least seven cases of kidnap and homicides were recorded in a fortnight!
18:11
18:11

Pictorial: Hundreds Join the Joint Way of the Cross in Gulu Gulu City 29

The cross was picked from Holy Cross Catholic Church in Bardege –Layibi Division and was taken to St. Michael Church Obiya an Anglican Church located along Gulu –Kitgum Highway at Pece –Laroo Division.
08:15
08:15

Construction of Gulu City Landfill Stalls over Lack of Funding 1 1

Christo Omara Balmoi, the Gulu City Engineer says that the contractor shall resume work by the end of next month when funds are availed and other construction materials are supplied from China.
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.
07:33
07:33

Two Soldiers Arrested for Shooting Student at Gulu Central High School Gulu City 2 1

According to Kato, the duo was among dozens of other security personnel deployed at the school to quell the violent strike. The suspects reportedly fired nine bullets in the air to scare the angry students.
15:30
15:30

Pictorial: Inauguration of the Orthodox Bishop of Northern Uganda congregation 30

The Bishop of Rwanda-Burundi, Innocentios Byakatonda enthroned Bishop Nektarios Kabuye on Saturday in the Arch Diocese of the Orthodox in Gulu City in Koro Rom Cell in the Eastern Division of Laroo-Pece.
16:18
16:18

Gulu Stages Marathon Against Teenage Pregnancies Gulu City 4 1

Jessica Anena, the Senior Probation Officer of Gulu says the marathon was organized in order to create awareness on the dangers and prevention of teenage pregnancies which have skyrocketed during the two-year-long lockdown period.
13:42
13:42

Gulu City Leaders Petition President Museveni over Remittance of Local Revenue 6 1

The petitioners want the President to intervene and direct the Finance Ministry to remit money to Gulu City Council to help facilitate service deliveries and operations as well as paying allowances of the councilors and payment of staff which has not been done for over seven months.
11:10
11:10

Kabuleta Blames Gov't for Persistent Cattle Rustling in the North Gulu City 3 1

Kabuleta says that it is puzzling that there is persistent insecurity manifesting in the forms of cattle rustling shootings, and highway attacks amidst heavy security deployment of security personnel in those areas.
09:12
09:12

Criminal Gangs Evade CCTV in Gulu City, Terrorize Locals in the Outskirts Kweyo Ward 1 1

According to Ojok, four motorcycles have so far been robbed in Kweyo Ward within a period of one month. He says that the latest incident happened three weeks ago when the robbers shot the rider in the upper thigh.
08:49
08:49

Poison Scare as 69 Chicken, Other Domestic Animals Die in Gulu City Ogony Cell 1 1

Emmanuel Acaye, a resident of Ogony Cell in Bardege –Layibi Division told URN in an interview that out of the 200 hundred birds he is raring for commercial purposes, 47 have been killed by poison in the last three days and that the number is likely going to increase since many others are getting weaker.
09:31
09:31

48 Motorcycles Stolen in Gulu City in Two Months 1 3

According to the riders' association chairman Ocen, the 13 motorcycles stolen in January this year were all robbed by armed men disguised as customers or trailing and waylaying riders in the evening.
12:19
12:19

Low Turnup of Revellers in Bars As Night Life Resumes Gulu City 11 3

While there was an anticipation of celebrations following the lifting of restrictions on the entertainment industry and the curfew, it was different in some towns across the country.
07:45
07:45

Six Teachers in Gulu City Battling Mental Illness 2 1

Irwenyo also revealed that the Gulu City Education Department still lacks qualified people to offer guidance and counseling services to handle such cases among teachers and learners.
11:23
11:23

Gulu City Traders Ignorant About Digital Revenue Collection System Gulu Main Market 2 1

Alex Otema, the Chairman of Keyo Road Business Community told URN in an interview that they were told about the digital revenue collection system last year during registration for local service tax. He says that no one has sensitized them ever since then on how the system works, something leading to tax evasion.
17:08
17:08

10 Foreign Nationals in Gulu Charged with Illegal Entry Gulu City 2 1

The suspects are among the 48 street hawkers arrested by a joint team of police and the army.
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