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07:56
07:56

Gulu Blood Bank Struggles to Raise Blood Amidst Shortage acholi sub -region 3 1

At least 75 per cent of the blood units in the bank used to be collected from schools and other learning institutions. But the educational institutions have been closed since March 20, 2020, when the country disintegrated places with large gatherings, as one of the measures to contain the spread of coronavirus disease.
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Health Centre Closed, 12 Medical Staff Quarantined in Gulu unyama sub -county 3 1

The woman allegedly picked the infection from her son, she visited in Elegu two weeks ago. She later developed symptoms similar to those of COVID-19, prompting her to seek medical attention at the health facility.
11:43
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Covid-19: Three Kenyan Truck Drivers Discharged from Gulu Hospital covid -19 2 1

Dr Paska Apiyo, the in-charge of Isolation Ward at Gulu Regional Referral Hospital said the patients underwent both medical treatment and psychosocial support and that their quick recovery follows their cooperation and compliance with the health workers.
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COVID-19: Patients Discharged from Gulu, Jinja Hospitals elegu border point 4 1

The first COVID -19 positive patients admitted at Gulu and Jinja referral hospitals have been discharged.
07:56
07:56

Omoro Man Drinks Poison After Committing Incest Odek Sub-County

His uncle, John Bosco Odongkene, says the young man drunk a poisonous substance on Saturday last week after he was tasked by village elders to buy 2 cattle for the girl’s parents and pay Shillings 200, 000 to cleanse the girl.
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Man jailed Seven Years for Battering Granny in Omoro attempted murder

Brian Okello, a resident of Ongako Sub–County in Omoro district was recently captured on a video attacking his grandmother Lucy Anek, 82. The video caused public uproar on social media leading to Okello’s arrest and trial on charges of attempted murder.
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Nwoya Woman Arrested for Defiling Teenager Lungulu Sub County 1

The suspect is 27-year-old Pamela Akullu, a resident of Leb-ngec village in Lungulu Sub –County in Nwoya district. She reportedly committed the offense in the night of May 8th after luring the minor to escort her to a neighbor’s home.
07:55
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Sign Language Experts in Gulu Sensitizing the Deaf on Covid-19 covid -19 1

Charles Arum, one of the sign language interpreters revealed that they move with health workers in the district who speak about the pandemic, preventive measures and its impact as they interpret it to the disabled.
07:51
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Kenyan Truck Driver Dies in Isolation at Lacor Hospital covid -19 1 1 Top story

Dr. Paska Apiyo, the Head of Case Management under the Gulu District COVID -19 Taskforce told URN in an interview that they dispatched the samples of the duo to Uganda Virus Research Institute on Sunday and we still waiting for the results
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Gulu RDC Recalls Vehicle Movement Permits gulu town 2 1 Top story

Lapolo, who doubles as the Gulu District COVID -19 Taskforce Chairperson, says after reviewing modalities for issuing the permits, he will be the only person to sign the vehicle movement permits.
09:58
09:58

No More Stopovers for Long Haul Trucks in Gulu covid -19 2 1

The ban was issued by Gulu Resident District Commissioner Maj. Santos Okot Lapolo as the head of the District COVID-19 Taskforce, amid growing uncertainty on the health status of the drivers, as scores of them, have tested positive to COVID-19.
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COVID -19: Positive Kenyan Truck Driver Transferred to Mulago Hospital Elegu Town Council 2 1

Dr. Patrick Odong Olwedo, the Amuru District Health Officer told URN in an interview that a team from Gulu Regional Referral Hospital transferred the patient from Elegu to Kampala for subsequent repatriation to Kenya.
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Civilian Remanded for Attacking UPDF Soldier gulu high court 1

Court on Wednesday presided over by Christine Turibamwe, the Grade One Magistrate of Gulu heard that Olidio allegedly used a sharp object to pierce Nuwanyini’s left eye.
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PWDs in Gulu Demand Sign Language Interpreters for Sensitization on COVID -19 gulu district 5 1

Their concerns come after no sign language interpreter has been included among the team going out to sensitize the local community on COVID -19.
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Police Confiscates 47 Movement Permits Over Abuse COVID-19 1

The movement permits which give one freedom to drive a private vehicle even after the suspension of both public and private transport were issued by the Resident District Commissioners to select groups of people, whose offices continue running, amid the ongoing lockdown. These include Health workers, civil servants, and members of the district Coronavirus Taskforce, among others.
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Gulu RDC Bans Charcoal Trucks from District covid -19 1 1 Top story

According to Lapolo, the action of the truck drivers violates the presidential guidelines on the prevention of the pandemic. He says to avoid danger no charcoal truck will be allowed to drive through Gulu district.
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Police Officers Remanded For Torture of Elegu Residents covid -19 1

Court heard that the officers on 2nd April at Elegu Town Council in Amuru District, intentionally inflicted severe pain or suffering on 38 victims purportedly to punish them for disobeying a curfew. However, they all pleaded not guilty.
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Suspected Criminals in Gulu Take Advantage of Curfew Hours to Commit Crime gulu town 1 1

Hon. Rose Lucaci, the Councillor III of Kanyagoga Parish, Bardege Division in Gulu Municipality told URN in an interview that ever since the enforcement of the curfew commenced, two cases of robbery have so far been reported to the area L.C.Is in her area.
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89 Arrested in Acholi Sub - Region for Defying COVID-19 Guidelines gulu district 1

Jimmy Patrick Okema, the Aswa River Region Police Spokesperson told URN in an interview that those arrested include Wilfred Opira, the manager of Best Bet Otwer in Amuru district who was arrested on Sunday after he failed to close his betting center.
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