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07:45
07:45

Six Teachers in Gulu City Battling Mental Illness 2 1

Irwenyo also revealed that the Gulu City Education Department still lacks qualified people to offer guidance and counseling services to handle such cases among teachers and learners.
20:02
20:02

Family Abandons Home after Death of Gulu University Student 1

Agnes Acayo, commonly known as the Auzu, a second-year student pursuing a Bachelor’s Degree in Education and a resident of Dwol Cell, Laliya Ward, Pece –Laroo Division in Gulu City was hacked to death on Friday morning by her boyfriend -Alfred Ocan aged 50 after they picked a quarrel over money.
09:02
09:02

Learners, Teachers in Gulu Undergo Psychosocial Support Gulu District 1 1

The psychosocial support is being carried out by selected teachers trained prior to the school reopening.
17:34
17:34

Gulu School Turns Away Unvaccinated Parents, Teachers 1 1

Joyce Acan Oryema, the Headmistress of Pakwelo Primary School told URN in an interview that she tasked the school guard to screen the parents and only allow in those with COVID-19 vaccination cards, facemasks, and normal body temperatures.
11:23
11:23

Gulu City Traders Ignorant About Digital Revenue Collection System Gulu Main Market 2 1

Alex Otema, the Chairman of Keyo Road Business Community told URN in an interview that they were told about the digital revenue collection system last year during registration for local service tax. He says that no one has sensitized them ever since then on how the system works, something leading to tax evasion.
11:27
11:27

Educators Tasked to Offer Psychosocial Support to Pregnant learners, Teenage Mothers 4 1

Gulu District Education Officer Caesar Akena says that a number of teachers were identified earlier and are currently undergoing a two–day training that started yesterday, Thursday at all Sub –County levels in the district. This training, which ends today, will give them the knowledge and skills to conduct sessions with the young girls as the schools reopen.
17:08
17:08

10 Foreign Nationals in Gulu Charged with Illegal Entry Gulu City 2 1

The suspects are among the 48 street hawkers arrested by a joint team of police and the army.
12:27
12:27

Gulu Allocates UGX 78m to Schools for Protective Equipment Gulu District 1 1

Each school will receive 1.5 million shillings and be used to procure temperature guns, liquid soap, hand sanitizers, and handwashing facilities among other things that will be used by both the leaners and the staff members in a bid to mitigate the spread of COVID -19.
10:03
10:03

Police, Army Disperse Revelers from Hangouts in Gulu City 1

Security personnel comprising of the Police and UPDF soldiers on foot began their operations to disperse the revelers as early as 9 pm. By 11 pm, major hangouts and social gatherings like 4U Bar and Restaurant, Password, KSP, Acholi Inn, and Bjs, among others were ordered to close as revelers left in disappointment.
14:58
14:58

Gulu City Authorities, Vendors Disagree on Reopening of Cereleno Market 3 1

Last week, the landowners started erecting structures such as stalls and kiosks and consequently asked interested vendors to reoccupy it which finally led to the resumption of businesses.
12:39
12:39

Inadequate Staff Hindering Revenue Collection in Gulu City Division town agents 2 1

According to the Division’s revenue performance report for the first quarter of the 2021/ 2022 financial year, only 384.7 million shillings local revenue was collected between July and September this year out of the estimated 2.62 billion shillings.
07:32
07:32

Christmas Celebrations: Revelers Overwhelm Security in Gulu City 1

Gulu Resident City Commissioner, Denise Odongpiny told URN later that he even surrendered his official vehicle to security to enforce the curfew restrictions in vain, something he says is very unfortunate.
16:48
16:48

Gulu Councilors, Technocrats Banned from Selling at Gulu Main Market 2 1

Local Government Minister Raphael Magyezi says the public officials of Gulu City are not supposed to be vendors at Gulu Main Market that they would be supervising because it would be tantamount to conflict of interest when handling issues related to the market.
11:42
11:42

Four Musicians Injured, One Killed in Crash on Gulu – Kampala Highway Omoro District 1

According to the Police report, the Nissan Xtrail that was being driven by Fiona Alobo hit a Mercedes Benz semi-trailer registration number UBK /09C/ ZF-4408 at 11 pm from Barogal Village, Palenga Town Council in Omoro District near the World Food Program –WFP depot.
10:33
10:33

Police Launches Crackdown on Illegal Gunmen in Gulu Gulu District 3 1

Swaib Taban, the Gulu District Police Commander says having been tipped off about the existence of the illegal gunmen in the communities, and the force has launched an operation to have them arrested and investigated.
07:14
07:14

Police Impound Eight Buses in Kamdini for Violating Curfew Oyam District. 1

The buses reportedly left Kampala between 5:30 pm and 6:00 pm and reached Kamdini Checkpoint between 11 pm and midnight. The majority of the passengers were business people who had traveled to Kampala to buy merchandise.
10:56
10:56

Three Men Arrested for Lynching Suspected Cattle Thieves in Omoro mob action 1 1

David Mudong Ongom, the Aswa River Region Police Spokesperson told URN in an interview that the suspects were arrested over the weekend from where they had gone in hiding. According to Mudong, the trio was on Monday subjected to medical examinations under Police form 24 (A) to ascertain their mental wellbeing.
12:54
12:54

Balalo Accused of Violating Livestock Quarantine in Gulu Gulu District 1 1

Nelson Mandela Odong, the Chairperson of Oroko Village, Mede Parish, Palaro Sub –County in Gulu District says the herdsmen are sneaking with their livestock at night from Lamwo District through the shallow ends of Aswa River into Palaro Sub –County through Ogwal –Agoro Parish.
13:17
13:17

Fire Ravages Sugarcane Plantation in Atiak Sugar Factory Amuru District 3 1

The fire believed to have been set by unknown people was first reported to the local authorities on Friday 10th. It escalated until Sunday evening when the Police Fire and Rescue Service team rushed to help put it out.
07:24
07:24

Government Earmarks UGX 608b for Emergency Medical Services Health Center IIIs 3 1

Dr. John Baptist Waniaye, the Commissioner of Emergency Medical Services –EMS in the Ministry of Health told URN in an interview that funding shall come from the government, Global Fund, World Bank, KOFIH, ENABEL, Malteser International, CHAI, CDC and Seed Global Health, among others.
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