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05:38
05:38

Six Children Stuck in Gulu Hospital with COVID -19 Positive Mothers 1 2

Dr Paska Apiyo, the Head of the COVID -19 Treatment Centre at Gulu Regional Referral Hospital told URN in an interview that one of the COVID -19 positive mothers was forced to carry her child along because her husband-a police officer- declined to take care of the child claiming he has a busy schedule.
15:41
15:41

Acholi Chiefdom Leaders Seek Mandatory Hoisting of Royal Flag Acholi community 4 2

Now the cultural institution wants to mandate schools at all levels as well as hospitals, health centres and local government offices in the region to have the flag hoisted in their premises. They are also encouraging the learning and singing the Acholi Anthem at all public events in the region as a wat to promote cultural values.
13:25
13:25

Frustration Driving People to Commit Suicide - Aswa Region Police Suicide Deaths 3 1

More than 10 cases of suicide have been recorded between December 2019 and early January 2020, according to records by the area Police. The latest incident involved Charles Amone, 45, a resident of Barlajwa village, Luna Parish in Pader Town Council who died on Monday after taking poison.
14:06
14:06

UPDF 4th Division Commander Celebrates Xmas With Destitutes 4 3 Top story

Accompanied by other high ranking military officers, Bamwiseki delivered for the children several bags maize flour, rice, sugar, cartons of soap, diapers, sodas and bread among other items.
06:54
06:54

LRA Victim's Lawyer Dies in Gulu Hotel Room Hospital Lacor 1 Top story

A case of her sudden passing was reported at Gulu Central Police Station – CPS on Tuesday by the Hotel manager, Justine Okello.
09:41
09:41

Acholi Province Storms FUFA Drum Finals 1 1

Geoffrey Akena, the Acholi Province head coach says he spent their rest day of Friday to prepare his players focusing on finishing and ball possession which paid off.
15:31
15:31

Nile Breweries to Sponsor FUFA Drum Tournament for 3-years Nile Breweries Ltd 1 1

Isaac Okwi the regional sales manager Nile Breweries Gulu says, this year, they will only do stadium branding, Acholi and Buganda Provinces brandied jerseys while other benefits in the sponsorship deal will commence in next year`s edition of the tournament.
23:28
23:28

Acholi Province Defeat Champs Buganda in FUFA Drum Tournament 1 1

The highly contested match had to wait until the 71st minute before Vipers striker Tito Okello scored the lone goal from the spot after Maroons fc striker Isaac Otto was fouled in the penalty area.
16:24
16:24

Archbishop Odama Cleanses Vehicles of Acholi Leaders 3 3

Using water in a bowel and fresh Christmas tree branch, Odama sprinkled water on and inside the cars including the drivers asking God to bless guarantee their safety and movement while serving the country.
14:25
14:25

Aswa Region Records 15 Road Fatalities in Four Months Aswa River Region 1 3

Jimmy Patrick Okema, the Aswa River Region Police Spokesperson, explains that while police takes the lead on road safety sensitization, other stakeholders like the media and other public institutions should step in.
10:42
10:42

FUFA Big League Fixtures Released Ahmed Hussein 1

The League starts on the 17th of October this year with eight games in on card in both Elgon and Rwenzori groups respectively.
12:11
12:11

Gulu Residents Blame Authorities for Wetland Encroachment 1

According to Opiru, the encroachment has led to the destruction of water ways leading to flooding. Jacqueline Apio, another resident of the area says three of her goats and five chickens were recently swept by floods.
19:37
19:37

CECAFA U-20 Challenge Cup: Sudan Fight Back To Holds Uganda Hipps 2-2 Morley Byekwaso 1

Uganda Hippos took the lead on the 20th minute with a header from Steven Sserwada. Bright Anukani doubled the lead on the 51st minute but a looping header from Ammar Yasser Abolaqaseem gave hope and confidence to Sudan when he pulled a goal back in the 74th-minute mark.
15:05
15:05

Gulu Street Vendors Defy Orders to Vacate Walkways 1

The over 200 street vendors under their association Pece division mobile hawkers and street vendors are currently operating their businesses along Andrea Olala road, cemetery road among other streets.
20:20
20:20

Poverty Obstructing Reintegration of Ex-LRA Combatants 3

Dr Ann McDonald the team leader of the researchers told URN that former internally-displaced people and former combatants in Acholi sub-region still face extreme poverty despite poverty alleviation programs by the government.
13:42
13:42

Kony’s Children Using WhatsApp Group to Build Family Bond Acholi community 2 1

The children numbering 40, reportedly aged between 14 to 23 who were kidnapped and held in captivity by the LRA. It is widely cited that Kony has anywhere between 50 and 100 wives, all of whom have been abducted and forced into a life of sexual slavery by the LRA leader and his top commanders.
13:13
13:13

Gov’t Asked to Establish Regional Cancer Registries Ministry of Health

Francis Okongo, the Cancer Registrar of Gulu Cancer Registry told URN in an interview that Cancer Registries should be established in all the regions so that the regional variations in cancer incidents can be taken care of.
15:37
15:37

Clan Terminates Ancestry of Two Teenagers over Incest 1 Top story

The two youths were accused of disgracing their ancestral lineage by deliberately performing prohibited acts of incest. A separation ritual had been conducted between them in February 2018, the first time they were caught having sexual intercourse in their family house.
17:27
17:27

Northern Uganda Music Award Celebrates 15th Anniversary 1

The annual award recognizes talents in Gospel, Hip Hop, MCing and DJing amongst others. It awards talents in forms of Best Music Artist of the Year and the Best Female Artists of the Year amongst others.
20:42
20:42

Acholi Chiefdom Renovates Meeting Chamber of Chiefs 1

Ambrose Olaa, the Prime Minister Acholi chiefdom says the renovation works will cost shillings 79 Million.
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