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Gulu Archdiocese Seeks UGX 923m for Beatification of Fr. Ambrosoli 2 1

Rev. Fr. Thaddeus Opiyo, who is head of the liturgy committee says that they have selected 25 songs that will be used to celebrate the beatification mass.
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Relics of Fr Ambrosoli to Be Used to Celebrate Masses in Catholic Church Pope Francis 2

The relics were brought from Rome a month ago in preparation for the beatification of Fr Ambrosoli, a Roman Catholic Priest and Medical doctor, who took charge of running a local dispensary in Kalongo, where he had been assigned as a parish priest in 1956.
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Body of Former Bishop Ojwang Airlifted to Pader Kitgum Diocese

Godfrey Loum, the Vicar General of Christ Church in Gulu told mourners during a requiem mass at Christ Church that the body will be taken to the prelate`s home in Awere Sub County in Pader district.
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Music Legend Geoffrey Oryema's Body Cremated land of anaka 3 1

Jude Ogik, the family attorney says cremation was the last wish of the Worlds celebrated legend granted to him on Saturday. He, however, adds that preparations are underway to bring back the ashes to his ancestral home in Pabit Parish, Purongo Sub County, Nwoya district.
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Search For New Patiko Cultural Chief Commences

Acellam Ongaya, an adviser to his highness, Rwot David Onen Achana II says under the Acholi norms, the chiefdom can pick a chief from the immediate household of the younger brother of the deceased chief. Subjects of the chiefdom say it is premature to trigger the succession debate as the loved cultural leader is yet to be laid to rest.
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Patiko Clan Chief Dead Top story

George Kidega, the Prime Minister Patiko Kal Chiefdom, says the cultural leader has been battling illness for some time.
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Gulu's Retired Educationist Passes On 1

Ocan made significant contributions to the education sector while serving as head teacher of Awere Secondary School, Gulu High School, Kitgum High School and Sir Samuel Baker School amongst others.
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Artists Caught Pirating Acholi Anthem acholi chiefdom 8 1

Ambrose Olaa, the Prime Minister of Acholi Cultural Institution, says the official version of Acholi Anthem is that composed by the late Prof. Okot Pa Bitek in 1956.
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Acholi Leaders Mourn Maj. Gen. Julius Oketta

Livingstone Okello Okello, the former Chua County Member of Parliament says Uganda has lost one of the best trained military officers.
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Gulu Schools Hold Night Vigil For Father Scalabrini gulu archdiocese 3 1

Students and teachers stood shoulder to shoulder to pray for his soul in Angelo Negri College School. Prayers were also said at Awach Assumption Parish where Fr Scalabrini began his priestly journey in 1964.
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Former Gulu DHO Bounces Back 1

Simon Peter Oola, the Gulu District LC V vice chairperson, says Dr. Onek bounced back after the former acting District Health Officer Robert Ongom took up another appointment in the newly created Omoro district.
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Gulu Councillors Want Street Named After Prof. Odonga 1

At least four different proposals have been drafted to keep the memory Professor Alexander Mwa Odonga alive in Gulu district. Odonga, a veteran surgeon and author, died last week and is due to be buried at the Church Cemetery at St. Phillip Mican, the seat of Gulu Anglican Diocese on Thursday.
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55 Blind Pupils Scramble for 8 Braille Machines 1 4

Opiyo Henry Bob, a teacher and technician in the blind section of the school, told Uganda Radio Network that most of the machines given to the school by Uganda National Association of the Blind have broken down.
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Orthodox Pope considers more dioceses for Uganda. 1 3

The Orthodox Church leader says expansion of the churchs structures will make it stronger.
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Professor Joseph Onen Okello Succumbs to Cancer 1 Top story

Prof Okello who had been in the Faculty of Science, department of Biological science, , lost the battle to cancer on Tuesday evening at Mulago Hospital in Kampala where he was admitted after a long illness.
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Disagreements Over Bride Price Overshadow Atim\'s Burial Arrangement norah atim 1 2

The maternal family of late Norah Atim, the Northern Uganda Miss Tourism is demanding for bride price for her mother before handing over her body for burial. The maternal family wants her father George Okello, to pay bride price for her mother Emily Likicho, before they surrender the body.
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Ongwen Family Wants Him Paraded for Ritual Cleansing 2 1 Top story

Kilambucu Norbert Owiya, Dominic Ongwen\'s eldest brother told Uganda Radio Network that a funeral had been conducted for Ongwen after rumors spread that he had been killed in combat by Uganda People\'s Defense Forces (UPDF) in 2005. He says in native Acholi traditions; tears shed for him must be reversed through a cleansing ritual.
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Children Born in LRA Captivity Struggle with Tribal Identities dominic ongwen 1 Top story

The children, born by girls abducted and forced to become sex slaves for LRA commanders have failed to fit in villages where their mothers were captured more than a decade ago. Part of the problem originates from the use pseudonyms to hide the real identity of the parents, a strategy adopted to protect other family members and village mates from violent revenge.
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Women\'s Day Special: Mama, I Want to Sing un women 4 2

For years, Beatrice Acaar\'s parents did not want to have anything to do with. The vivacious 24-year old had ashamed the family. How? By deciding at 18, she was going to be a musician. As Pretty B.
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Walter Ochora Family Appeals for Government Help joseph kony 1 1

Ochora, the former Gulu District Chairman passed on in March 2011 after a short illness. Three years after his Death, his family lives in uncertainty, and his children are dropping out of school while the parents are languishing in poverty.
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