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12:14
12:14

Politicians, Police Cited as Leading Abusers of Journalists 1 3

Among cases reported to Human Rights Commission at Gulu Rrgioal Office was physical assaults on Journalists, intimidation and confiscation of gadgets, while some radio stations were actually switched off by the state actors and other key radio programs faced a long-term Suspension of Open Broadcasting.
07:15
07:15

Two held for Assaulting Lira based Journalist 1 3

The suspects are said to have attacked Sam Brunos Aliga, a Luo News anchor on Wednesday morning as he made his way into the station for the morning news bulletin.
19:00
19:00

Lira Diocese Sets Up Covid-19 Support Teams COVID- 19 2

The support team which is also expected to be created at chapels and small Christian communities is tasked with the responsibility of ensuring that Christians adhere to the Standard Operating Procedures- SOPs.
15:38
15:38

Radio Wa Former Staff Sues Station For Illegal Termination Radio wa 89.8fm 2 1

“Sadly, the investigation Committee of the Board of Directors of Radio Wa found out that you were involved in the disgraceful act. Therefore, the Board of Directors has decided to relieve you from serving Radio Wa as a Luo news anchor,” reads the July 10th termination letter. The letter indicates that Obwona would receive full payment for the month of July.
11:01
11:01

Media Fraternity Mourns Voice of Lango FM Presenter Lira town 2 1

Nyanga, whose media carrier dates back to 2004 when he joined radio Unity as a drama group coordinator. He went on to become a presenter and talk show host. Richard Ekotu, the Station Manager Voice of Lango FM described the deceased’s death as a tragedy and big loss to the fraternity.
17:45
17:45

RDC Threatens to Close Lira Radio Stations rdc lira 3

The committee headed by the Lira RDC, Milton Odongo accused the radio stations for disseminating false information which has since caused incitement of the residents against Asian traders in Lira town.
18:48
18:48

Police Holds Four Journalists for Covering Age Limit Demos

Jasper Ouni, one of the journalists who escaped arrest, says they were going about with their work when anti-riot police emerged with six pickup trucks and rounded them up.
16:37
16:37

Atubo Hits At Museveni For Labeling Opposition Prostitutes 3

According to Atubo, Museveni developed hatred for political parties when he miserably lost the 1980 elections. Adding that soon after capturing power in 1986, Museveni banned all political party activities, which explains how much he hated political parties.
16:26
16:26

Journalist in Trouble for Pinning Gov't Over Apac-Kitgum Road

Richard Ekotu, the Manager Voice of Lango FM, says neither Aliga nor any of his staff was arrested. Veteran journalist and Chairperson Lango United Journalist Association, Hudson Apunyu asks police to concentrate on criminals instead of arresting journalists who are following up on government programs.
16:21
16:21

Lira Scribes Fundraise to Bail Out Jailed Colleague high court

Journalists in Lira have initiated a fundraising drive to collect 8 million shillings to bail out their colleague, Augustine Okello, who has been in prison over charges of treason since his arrest last year.
10:45
10:45

Security Blocks Presidential Term Limit Debate

Last week, about 20 Civil Society Organizations announced plans to hold a public discussion about presidential term limits at Uganda Technical College in Lira on May 26th.
16:06
16:06

Lira Journalists Protest Police Brutality umeme

Journalists from across the different media houses in Lira district are protesting what they call police brutality against them while covering the demonstration against erratic power supply by Umeme.
16:04
16:04

Lira Journalists Storm Police Over Missing Radio Presenter

Over 50 media practitioners today stormed Lira Central Police station demanding to know the whereabouts of Augustine Okello alias Rouks, a presenter with Rhino FM who disappeared last week. Okello was last seen on Wednesday last week at Hotel Grand Pacific with senior security operatives.
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