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09:31
09:31

Gulu City Moves to Re-demarcate Wetland Boundaries 2 1

Joyce Alimo, Gulu City Environment Officer told the press Wednesday that the redemarcation exercise will kick off on Thursday and will be implemented by a team from the Ministry of Water and Environment.
08:18
08:18

Gulu Turns to Cattle Economy as Presidential Directive on Forest Products Affects Revenue Gulu District 1 1

The District has only managed to collect Shillings 50 million of its proposed local revenue budget, attributing the shortfall to the enforcement of the presidential directive against forest product sales.
18:14
18:14

Regional Cancer Center in Gulu Opens for Surgeries 1 5

Two of the three theaters fully equipped by the government underwent a test run by medical experts from the Uganda Cancer Institute (UCI) last week. The center officially opened its theater doors on Monday with an ongoing one-week free Head and Neck Surgical camp for cancer patients.
18:03
18:03

Gulu City Leaders Battle to Save Wetland Encroachment By Investor Pece stream 4 1

Gilbert Okwir, the Deputy Resident City Commissioner in charge of Bardege-Layibi City Division notes that no work will be allowed at the site until the purported landowner comes up with an approved building plan from the city of National Environment Management Authority (NEMA).
09:20
09:20

Gulu District Gets UGX 2.94 Supplementary Budget Parlainment 1 2

The new funding prioritizes agricultural development with an allocation of Shillings 370 million, while agricultural extension services received Shillings 223 million. The water and environment sector was allocated Shillings 40.9 million.
14:15
14:15

PDM: Gulu District Investigates Officials For Alleged Extortion beneficiaries 1 1

Ateker clarified that the said chairpersons are illegally collecting between Shillings 10,000 to 20,000 from each project beneficiary, which goes against the project guidelines.
08:46
08:46

No Relocation Funds to “Mother” Districts till FY 2024/25-Gov’t New Cities 1 3

Paul Mwanja, the Commissioner of Infrastructure and Social Services in the Ministry of Finance, says that whereas the mother districts require Shillings 1 billion for their relocation, the government is currently financially constrained to fund the exercise.
16:15
16:15

Gov’t Starts Assessing Facilities for Rehabilitating Ex-LRA Rebels 1 2

A total of 77 ex-LRA fighters have so far been repatriated by the government from the Central African Republic between July and August this year.
11:14
11:14

Gulu District, City Leaders Bicker Over Sharing of Assests 1 3

James Toolit, the Gulu City Council Deputy Town Clerk says the delayed relocation of the district headquarters is inconveniencing their operation and ability to start utilizing some of the infrastructure for their growing number of staff.
13:24
13:24

Gulu University Takes Over Kotido PTC 1

Gulu University Vice Chancellor Prof. George Openjuru Ladaah told URN in an interview that the Kotido campus will open its doors to students in August next year.
16:51
16:51

IG to Probe Cost of Corruption in Government Jobs Recruitment 1 2

The move, according to the ombudsman, follows several complaints of corruption lodged against district service commission officials and board members in the MDAs while recruiting personnel for government jobs.
13:59
13:59

Gulu City Council Creates One-Way Streets to Regulate Traffic 1

Christo Balmoi Omara, the Gulu City Engineer says that owing to the narrow design of the roads within the city, the city council felt compelled to create some of the streets as one-way and also regulate parking.
13:57
13:57

Heavy Downpour Leaves Gulu Hospital Medical Ward Flooded Heavy rain 2 4 Top story

According to Christine Arach Omona one of the patient’s caretakers, the facility first flooded on Saturday following light rainfall but the heavy flood on Sunday evening left the entire medical ward flooded.
10:41
10:41

UBOS to Roll Out Community Profiling for PDM Programme in Acholi 1 4

James Muwonge, the Director of Methodology and Statistical Coordination Services at UBOS says the exercise will focus on collecting data on available services in all the Parishes across the subregion.
06:57
06:57

Renovation of Sir Samuel Baker School Hangs in Balance Gulu City Council 3 1

Gulu District Chief Administrative Officer Ismail Ochengel explains that a jurisdiction row between the district and city council officials over custody of the fund affected the works.
11:58
11:58

Gulu LCV Chairman, Councilor Lock Horns Over Gov’t Motorcycle 1

Atekere accuses P’ongwech of deliberately failing to hand over the government asset registration number LG 000309 nearly a month after resigning from an executive position at the district local government.
18:28
18:28

Gulu District Registers Low Turn-up for Mass Yellow Fever Vaccination Drive 1 2

Gulu District Health Department had targeted vaccinating a total of 115,041 people aged nine months to 60 years in the 11 sub-counties within five days of the mass vaccination exercise. However, data obtained by Uganda Radio Network indicates that only 52,291 people (45 per cent) were vaccinated.
13:04
13:04

Gulu Varsity to Start Construction of Constituent College In Moroto Gulu University 1

Prof. George Openjuru Ladaah, the Vice Chancellor of Gulu University told residents of Nadunget Sub-county who donated the land in a meeting last week that the project aims at socio-economic transformation of the Karamoja Sub-region.
08:23
08:23

Limited Personnel, Funds Hinder Physical Planning Activities in Uganda 1 3

Ngabirano says the board was allocated only Shillings 800 million for its operation this quarter while at the local government level, the government allocates a meager, Shillings 4 million quarterly for physical planning activities.
16:55
16:55

Clergy Ask Gov’t to Review PDM To Suit Acholi Sub-region Needs Lukodi Massacre 2 3

The Bishop emeritus of Northern Uganda Diocese Rev. Nelson Onono Onweng says it’s unfair for the government to roll out the same program in Acholi and other parts of the country that didn’t go through the war.
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