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15:53
15:53

Army Issues Alert Ahead of Shooting Drills in Gulu 1 2

Maj. Nicholas Abiribale, the Civil-Military Coordination officer at the Fourth Infantry Division told URN Thursday that the training will involve the firing of live bullets in the areas of Gulu airfield in Bardege-Layibi Division.
12:39
12:39

Security Guard Arrested Over Shooting Student Dead in Gulu 2

Patrick Oola Lumumba, the Bardege-Layibi Division Mayor who visited the crime scene Sunday evening told URN that the deceased along with other unidentified accomplices had been drinking when they illegally accessed the petrol station.
16:02
16:02

Gulu University Adjusts Exams Schedule for Census 1 1

Dr. Jerry Bagaya, the Gulu University Academic Registrar in an April 4 circular noted that the second-semester examination has been rescheduled to start on April 22 and end on May 7 this year.
09:13
09:13

Gen. Muhoozi Vows to Fight Corruption 1

In a press statement released by the army, Gen. Muhooz in his maiden address as CDF noted that by fighting corruption in the army, they will be able to acquire the best military equipment and offer good uniforms, education and accommodation to their soldiers.
07:56
07:56

I will Continue Promoting Peace in My Retirement-Odama Gulu archdiocese 4 1 Top story

Speaking to Uganda Radio Network in an interview over the weekend, Archbishop Emeritus Odama noted that throughout his tenure as the Metropolitan Archbishop of Gulu, his life centered on peace promotion.
17:10
17:10

Death Toll in Apaa Revenge Attacks Rises to Five Apaa Land Conflict 1 2

Charles Okoya, the LCI of Apaa village told Uganda Radio Network Wednesday that the assailants who returned to avenge an earlier attack abducted five motorcyclists during their raid but left one while another escaped. He however said the armed men went on to kill the three motorists using arrows, and machetes.
09:17
09:17

Akol Challenges Election of New Acholi Parliamentary Group Leaders 4 1

“Be informed that APG has 30 members and 3 ex-officios. Therefore, five members out of 30 cannot sit and appoint themselves to the leadership of the APG without following due process. The APG leaders are elected but not appointed,” Anywar’s statement reads in part.
14:51
14:51

Gulu University Starts Issuing Transcripts Ahead Of Graduation 1 4

This is the first time the University is issuing transcripts to graduands before graduation following years of complaints over delayed release of transcripts to former students since the institution’s inception in 2002.
11:27
11:27

Uganda Rugby Union Moves to Divide Northern Clubs into Clusters 1 4

Currently, the Northern region which consists of the Acholi, Lango, and West Nile Sub-regions is overseen by only one Regional Development Officer (RDO) based in Gulu. The region also consists of 15 teams that compete in the regional league.
14:28
14:28

Family Stops Security Officials From Attending Burial Of Amuru Vet Officer 1 3

Godfrey Oryem, the deceased paternal uncle told the press Saturday that the family is grieved by the fact that security officials in Amuru District haven’t given them a satisfactory account of what led to the death of their son.
20:24
20:24

Gov’t Launches National Gazette For Wetlands 1 5

Speaking at the event, Stephen David Mugabi, the Director Environment Affairs at the Ministry of Environment says the gazette is an instrument that will help the government inform the public of the precise location of every wetland.
16:33
16:33

Gen. Otema Speaks Out on Political Ambitions 1 4

Gen. Otema recently kicked off consultative meetings in several parishes within the Bardege-Layibi Division where he intends to vie for the Gulu West Constituency Parliamentary seat. Gulu West constituency is currently under the leadership of Martin Ojara Mapenduzi.
11:46
11:46

Ex-LRA Fighters Ask for Forgiveness 5 2

Acaye says they defected on their own will and have returned with no ill intention arguing that they should be viewed as citizens of the country who were forcefully abducted.
15:16
15:16

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.
07:55
07:55

Acholi Community Convene to Discuss Solutions to Fundamental Societal Collapse 3 1

Speaking about ideas behind the convocation, Otunnu noted that the Acholi society has suffered a radical collapse due to over two decades of armed conflicts and the confinement of locals in Internally People’s displaced camps.
17:39
17:39

Gov’t Secures Rehabilitation Center for Ex-LRA Rebels in Gulu 1 2

State Minister for Northern Uganda Rehabilitation Grace Freedom Kwiyucwiny told journalists at a press briefing Thursday that the returnees will be hosted at the former SOS Children's Village facility in Pece-Laroo Division in Gulu City.
15:24
15:24

How Over 40,000 Non-natives Entered Disputed Apaa Apaa land conflicts 1 2

Brig. Kabango told Uganda Radio Network in an interview Friday that illegal land acquisition in the areas of Apaa is the driving factor for the influx of non-natives.
10:34
10:34

Kony’s Family Seeks Second Meeting with Museveni Entebbe State House 1 4

Ali Saloongo told journalists that the President had personally promised to rebuild his career in the army and help support his elderly brother in finding a job after a second meeting.
13:04
13:04

Acholi Chief Tasks Gov’t on Transparency About Minerals in North Oil and Gas 1 3

Rwot Acana claimed while there have been ongoing debates about the Sub-region having large deposits of oil and gas and other valuable minerals, such information is limited to a few individuals while the locals and leaders never get to know the details.
08:04
08:04

Report Non-Compliant Employers, NSSF Boss Tells Employees 1 2

Ayota told journalists in a presser in Gulu City Monday that employees should use the platform that has been upgraded to report non-remittal of their contribution since it's their money and future.
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