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10:48
10:48

Health Centres in Gulu Run Out of Personal Protection Equipment 3 1

Alfred Okello, the in-charge of case management attached to St. Mary’s Hospital Lacor says that shortage of PPE in the facility is overstretching their capacity after activating the treatment Centre.
11:17
11:17

29 Inmates Escape From Gulu Remand Home 2

The Gulu Deputy Resident District Commissioner, Tom Oree says the minors escaped to freedom on Tuesday morning after they were taken out for general cleaning around the remand home.
12:04
12:04

Lockdown Curtails Mediation of Land Disputes in Acholi grievous injuries 3 1

At least 10 people have been killed in land related brawls since the beginning of the year across Pader, Gulu, Lamwo, Amuru, Agago, Kitgum, Nwoya and Omoro districts.
07:55
07:55

Stampede as Positive Truck Driver is Rounded Up in Gulu Amuru District. 1

Business and traffic were paralyzed as security personnel hunted for suspected contacts of the driver. However, five people were traced and immediately whisked away to the Gulu School of Clinical Officers quarantine facility.
10:44
10:44

Police Records 35 Deaths in Aswa Region Since Start of Lockdown UPDF 1 2

Statistics from the Aswa River Region Police headquarters in Gulu indicate the most common causes of the deaths have been murder from land wrangles; suicide, hit and run accidents, mob justice, drowning, lightning and domestic brawls.
15:47
15:47

Four Arrested for Alleged Murder of 65-Year-Old Man in Gulu Palaro Sub County 1

The deceased, a resident of Ongedo village, in Palaro Sub County, was hacked to death at the height of a protracted land dispute with one George Odong, who was later arrested as a prime suspect. It is alleged that on April 26 at around 5:45 pm, Odong led seven of his accomplices who were armed with sharp and lethal objects and descended on Olum, in order to repossess the disputed land.
08:14
08:14

Police Officers Shoot Three in Pader Arukutuma village 1

The injured include; Bosco Odong, 28, a resident of Arukutuma village, Lagile Parish, 16-year-old Samuel Canogura of the same place and Francis Obedgiu age 17, a resident of neighboring Palichirukee village in Awere Sub-County.
13:20
13:20

COVID-19: Tanzanian Truck Driver Transferred to Mulago karuma bridge 1 1

Peter Debele, the Kiryandongo Resident District Commissioner (RDC), also the Chairperson for the District COVID-19 Task Force confirmed the development. He told URN than the patient has already been referred to the National Referral Hospital Mulago for further management.
13:05
13:05

Gulu Municipal Enforcement Officer Arrested for Defying Presidential Directives security personnel 1 1

It is alleged that George Kilama Awudu on Wednesday night at around 08:00 pm was among other people who were reported drinking at a local joint in Goyang Quarters, Bardege Division in Gulu Municipality.
13:46
13:46

Gulu Residents Brutalized by Gangs Under Cover of COVID-19 Curfew casual laborers 3 1

Residents of Gulu say that a number of them have fallen victim to antics of gangs that waylay them around Cemetery Road, Tank Road, School Road and Commercial Road in Pece Division as well as Alolokolum Road around the industrial area in Layibi Division. They are mainly looking out for people who are caught outside their homes at the time of the curfew.
16:36
16:36

Gulu Residents Embrace Door to Door Courier Services Amid Lockdown boda-boda riders 1 3

Delivering goods and services to residences in Gulu and around the outskirts in Gulu Municipality now ranges between the range from at least 2,000 up to 20,000 depending on distance with a radius of four kilometers and nature of the consignment.
19:49
19:49

Prof. Ogenga Latigo Denies Dodging COVID-19 Mandatory Checkup Dokolo South County 1

Last week, Latigo, alongside other Ugandan delegation of lawmakers had traveled to Midrand, South Africa for a meeting of the of legislators under the Pan African Parliament (PAP) and returned on March 17, four days before Uganda confirmed the first case of COVID-19.
19:43
19:43

Gulu Businessman Arrested For Punching Police Officer Enforcing Presidential Directive Cereleno Market 1

Denis Obalim was picked up by heavily armed police officers from his shop along Ring Road on Tegwana Parish Pece Division next to Cereleno Market on Thursday morning on the orders of the Gulu District Police Commander, Emmanuel Mafundo.
11:58
11:58

Over 30 Motorcycles Stolen from Riders in Gulu 3 1

Simon Wokorach, the Vice Chairperson Gulu City Bodaboda Association– GCBA, says the motorbikes were stolen from Layibi; Lacor, and Unyama Trading Centers as well as Nakasero and Buganda Pub in Gulu Town, which have numerous betting shops.
12:55
12:55

Man Kills Brother in Quarrel Over Mango Tree

Churchill Obita, the Gombolola Internal Security Officer-GISO Padibe East Sub County, says Nyero surrendered to him around 3AM in the wee hours of this morning after realising his brother is dead.
12:27
12:27

29 Revelers, Church Goers Arrested in Gulu COVID-19 1

Major Santo Okot Lapolo, the Gulu Resident Commissioner, says the suspects were picked in an operation that started around 5PM and went on until late in the night for defying the ban on public gatherings.
16:52
16:52

Installation of CCTV Cameras Starts in Gulu kitgum municipality 3 1

Patrick Jimmy Okema the Aswa River Region Police Spokesperson revealed that the installations will include Automatic Number Plate (ANP) cameras to track stolen motor vehicles.
10:46
10:46

Persistent Power Outage Irk Gulu Residents Umeme Ltd 3 1

Last month, three female juveniles were admitted in critical conditions at Police Health Center III after they were gang raped in darkness by unknown assailants around Kaunda Grounds in Bardege Division. The incident happened during a trans night religious crusade but no arrest was made.
15:49
15:49

Agoro Police Detectives Face Probe Over Sluggish Murder Investigation murder case 1 2

Patrick Jimmy Okema, the Aswa River Region Police Spokesperson, says a team of senior detectives is conducting fresh inquiries and after discovering missing details.
12:01
12:01

UPDF 4th Division Commander Orders Arrest of Roaming Soldiers Vanguard Parish 2 1

The directive also relates to a recent incident in which a UPDF soldier, Lance Corporal Geoffrey Okello Oneka was accused of killing three civilians in Vanguard Parish, Pece Division in Gulu Municipality. Okello, 32, is now facing charges before the Division Court Martial.
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