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15:05
15:05

UCI Seeks More Land to Complete Regional Cancer Center 1 1

Dr. Jackson Orem, the UCI Executive Director told stakeholders Friday that access to more land will enable the government to proceed with the phased establishment of other infrastructural development at the cancer center.
15:40
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Kwoyelo Picks 30 Defence Witnesses as ICD Fixes Trial Date 1 2

Juliet Harty Hatanga, the Deputy Registrar of the Division told Uganda Radio Network Monday that Kwoyelo’s Defence team has so far lined up 30 defense witnesses for the trial hearing commencing next week at Gulu High Court.
12:39
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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.
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ICC to Confirm Charges Against LRA Warlord Joseph Kony in Absentia 1

The Judges have set October 15 this year as the date for the commencement of confirmation of charges hearing against Kony in his absentia should he not appear. He faces 33 counts of charges of war crimes and crimes against Humanity allegedly committed between July 1, 2002, and December 31, 2005, in northern Uganda.
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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.
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.
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Family Dispute Postmortem Report On Death Of Amuru Veterinary Officer 4 1

Oryema notes that from their observation of the wound on the deceased body, it appears as if it was cut by a knife or a sharp object arguing that they don’t believe their son was killed by a bullet.
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Parents Demand Answers Over Death of Amuru Vet Dr. Samuel Ochora 1 3 Top story

Dr. Ochora’s father, Benson Okwamoi says it was contradictory that no bullet was recovered from in his son’s body, yet the security and local government officials claimed he was shot by a soldier.
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Kwoyelo Trial: Judge Asks Victims Not to Exhume Remains from Crime Scene LRA Insurgency 1 4

Over the weekend, relatives of the victims of the alleged attack complained that the delayed trials had affected the relocation of the remains of their relatives for decent reburials in their ancestral homes.
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Orphanage opts for Therapy Dogs to Fight Child Trauma 2 2 Top story

Charles Obalim, a Veterinary Officer in Gulu City explains that dogs are excellent at smelling hormones released by the human body when they are stressed, which can’t be sensed by human beings.
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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.
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Acholi Community Convene to Discuss Solutions to Fundamental Societal Collapse 1 3

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.
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Police Arrest 13 Suspects After Fatal Shooting of Soldier Aguu in Gulu City 2 1

Aswa West Police Spokesperson David Ongom Mudong told Uganda Radio Network in an interview Thursday that some of the suspects arrested in the operation were found in possession of government stores comprising UPDF and police uniforms.
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07:28

Ongwen to Serve 25-Year Jail Sentence in Norway-ICC Dominic Ongwen 1 Top story

According to a statement issued by the ICC, the Presidency of the ICC on November 9 this year designated Norway as the State of enforcement for the sentence of imprisonment of Ongwen, according to article 103 of the Rome Statute.
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Court Acquits Ex-LRA Commander Kwoyelo of 14 War Crimes Charges 2 1 Top story

In a ruling delivered on Monday at the ICD sitting in Gulu High Court Circuit, Justice Michael Elubu noted that the 15 charges were dropped due to insufficient, or lack of evidence presented by the prosecution.
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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.
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1,200 Cases of Torture Registered in Acholi, Karamoja in One Year 3

The statistics recorded in the Acholi and Karamoja sub-regions indicate that 878 are new, and 418 cases are old but still under review. Of the new cases, 527 are male, while 351 are female. While 270 review cases were male and 148 cases were female.
12:45
12:45

Kwoyelo’s Trial: Court Sets Date for Ruling on No-case to Answer Submission 1 1

Kwoyelo’s lead defence lawyer Charles Dalton Opwonya, told Uganda Radio Network in an interview over the weekend that the ruling will determine whether their client should offer defence evidence in the trial or be set free.
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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.
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Two UPDF Soldiers Jailed For Murder court martial 1 1

Col. Nambafu handed a 20-year jail sentence to Jacob Oyet Ojera a soldier attached to Lugore military Detach in Palaro Sub-county, Gulu district for shooting to death his wife on October 30, 2023.
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