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15:16
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Alcoholism to Blame for Famine, Poverty in Acholi- Justice Owiny-Dollo 1 3

Justice Owiny-Dollo notes that the majority of the abled-bodied Acholi community members have resorted to Alcohol instead of engaging in productive ventures, a move that has left the Sub-region featuring in national surveys as one of the poorest.
08:03
08:03

Parents Trained on Positive Parenting to Avert Problem of Street Children 5 2

During the training sessions, Stephen Langa from Family Life Network tipped parents on embracing their relationships, planning for the future, setting priorities, respect, hard work, and valuing one another to avoid family disputes.
08:00
08:00

Mao Justifies DP, NRM Cooperation Agreement to Acholi People 5 1

Mao, the President of the opposition Democratic Party (DP) was in July last year appointed to serve as a minister in the NRM-led government after a Memorandum of Understanding signed by the two entities.
12:48
12:48

Janet Museveni Slams Parents for Poor Parenting 1 5

She says parental negligence has left children to grow without clear characters.
07:40
07:40

We Won’t Negotiate with Acana- Rival Acholi Chiefs 4 1

Speaking for the first time in Gulu City on Friday since his appointment, which has widely been perceived as illegal, Rwot Apire notes that the interim team has maintained their earlier position and is not ready for talks.
11:57
11:57

Former LRA Abductee Reunites with Caretaker Who Took Care of Him in Captivity Lukodi Massacre 6 1

Arego recalls that Lanyero whom he referred to as a mother made it easy for him to survive in captivity and would always feed and give him hope of returning back home.
17:26
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Gulu University Guild Sacks Top Officials Over Corruption 1

According to Lapyem, he found the trio guilty of corruption, insubordination, impersonation, misrepresentation of the guild, and failure to serve the students’ community among other things he will disclose before the Guild Representative Council –GRC.
07:42
07:42

Acholi Paramount Chief Moots Reconciliation Among Luo Sub-ethnic Tribes 6 1

Rwot Acana says there are no doubts that past conflicts among the Luo sub-ethnic tribes, some of which claimed the lives of innocent people have continued to negatively impact the relationships of the Luo people.
18:11
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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.
15:32
15:32

More HIV Negative People Than Positive Infected with TB in Gulu Tuberculosis 4 1

Joseph Okello, a Clinician at the TB Unit in Gulu Regional Referral Hospital says 60 percent of clients enrolled in TB treatment at the facility are HIV negative. He says 40 percent of their clients are patients living with HIV.
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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.
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.
12:19
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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.
20:34
20:34

Acholi Cultural Festival Suspended for The Second Year 1

Ker Kwaro Acholi (The Acholi Cultural institution) has been organizing a cultural gala to showcase the beauty of Acholi culture. The event in the past years has attracted thousands of cultural enthusiasts from within and outside the Acholi Sub-region.
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17:09

Remembering Dr. Mathew Lukwiya 21 Years later Ebola 10 1

Dr. Lukwiya was the 13th Health worker to have succumbed to Ebola disease from St Mary’s Hospital Lacor.
10:11
10:11

Covid-19: Gov’t Targets to Vaccinate 900,000 in Acholi Sub Region Gulu City 2 4

James Elima, the Director of Gulu Regional Referral Hospital says COVID -19 vaccination uptake in Acholi Sub –Region still remains at only 45 percent despite the test positivity rate which is 7.6 percent, slightly higher than the national average.
19:22
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Pictorial: Excitement As Diocese of Northern Uganda Gets New Bishop Gulu City 27

The consecration ceremony was presided over by the Archbishop of the Province of the Church of Uganda, Stephen Kaziimba Mugalu. Loum Succeeded Johnson Ghakumba who went on early retirement.
09:12
09:12

Nude "Witch" Arrested in Gulu City for being a Public Nuisance 2 1

David Ongom Mudong, the Aswa River Region Police Spokesperson reveals that police patrol had on several occasions responded to Kaunda Ground following alert from the CCTV Camera control room to arrest Auma as she was performing her usual sorcerous act, but they would instead find a dog on the exact spot.
15:51
15:51

Northern Uganda Artistes Criticize Singer Chameleone's Illegal Shows in Gulu Gulu City 1 4

Gerald Joshua Oduka, the Spokesperson of Northern Entertainers Association says they were shocked to hear the singer perform in town amidst the strict lockdown and that his act made them question the authority of the security forces and the local leaders who were supposed to enforce the guidelines.
16:49
16:49

Over 300 Initiated on TB Preventive Therapy in Gulu Gulu District 1 2

Ojok says during the campaign that included activities like contact tracing and investigations of contacts of index TB patients and community TB hotspot screening, they screened 5,501 community members.
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