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13:41
13:41

Voters in Omoro Caution Candidates Against Empty Promises Omoro byelection 1 7

Lucy Akello, a retired nurse says the majority of the political leaders they elected in the past have offered them empty promises only to get to the helm of leadership adding that they have never returned to them since being voted.
18:43
18:43

NRM Party Aspirants, Leaders Divided Over Omoro County Flag Bearer 3 1

Oulanyah’s family member had demanded that his 32-year-old son Andrew Ojok Oulanyah be fronted unopposed to finish his father’s term in Parliament.
18:59
18:59

Oulanyah Laid To Rest 16 1

Oulanyah’s body was lowered into the grave at 5:34 Pm at his home in Ayom Lony village in Lalogi Sub-county, Omoro District.
15:28
15:28

Oulanyah’s Father Insists Son Was Poisoned 3

Speaking to mourners at a funeral service for Oulanyah on Friday, Okori noted that his claims were not for granted, insisting that his son was indeed poisoned.
22:09
22:09

Joint Council Meeting Resolves to Rename Cancer Centre After Oulanyah 6 1

Peter Douglas Okello, Omoro LCV Chairperson proposed a motion seeking to have the facility that is still under construction be renamed Jacob L’Okori Oulanyah Cancer Center.
13:09
13:09

Choose Oulanyah’s Replacement Wisely-Bishop Olwa 1 2

Bishop Olwa, hailed the fallen speaker of Parliament as a distinguished leader and a legislature who had turned his life to Jesus Christ.
18:52
18:52

Oulanyah’s Body Arrives in Omoro, Starts Lap to Final Resting Place Lalogi Subcounty, 9

Oulanyah’s body arrived aboard a Uganda People’s Defense Air Forces-UPDAF chopper that landed at exactly 6 Pm at Lalogi Primary school playground and was welcomed by Acholi Traditional dancers performing the royal Bwola Dance.
15:30
15:30

Security Deploys Heavily In Omoro Ahead of Arrival of Oulanyah’s Body Lalogi Subcounty, 1 2

Omoro Resident District Commissioner, Andrew Onyuk told Uganda Radio Network in an interview that they are not taking chances with security and have deployed a joint force comprising personnel from the Uganda Police Force and Uganda People's Defense Forces-UPDF.
08:16
08:16

Joint Council Meeting in Omoro Restricted to District and City Executive Members 1 2

District Chairpersons from the region under their umbrella body, the Joint Acholi Sub-Region Leaders Forum during a meeting last month unanimously resolved to hold a special council session to honor Oulanyah.
20:08
20:08

Pader CAO Stops Cash Contribution for Oulanyah’s Burial After Backlash 3 1

On Tuesday, Chelimo wrote a circular to all the Town Councils and Sub counties to make a contribution of 500,000 Shillings and 300,000 Shillings respectively as condolences for the burial of Oulanyah. He said that the contribution should be separate from the current community contribution being made and be channelled through the Chief Finance Officer.
14:11
14:11

Omoro Local Gov't Refurbishes 42.8Km Roads to Ease Access to Oulanyah’s Home Lalogi Subcounty, 1 1

Peter Douglas Okello, Omoro District Chairperson told Uganda Radio Network in an interview on Thursday that they expect the road works to be completed before the arrival of Oulanyah’s body in the district next week.
07:44
07:44

What Killed Our Son? Olanyah's Parents, Relatives Seek Answers 2 5

People began thronging the deceased's ancestral village soon after the announcement to condole with his parents, family members, and relatives who were gathered at the home. And, many of the mourners, mostly his relatives and parents called for more clarity on their son’s death, saying until the time of his death, they were kept in the dark about his condition.
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.
10:56
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.
17:15
17:15

Village Chairman in Omoro, Four Others Flee Over Death of 16- Year- Old Boy Omoro District 1 2

Peter Oola, the Chairman of Rom Village, Patuda Parish in Omoro District reportedly ordered Nelson Ojok, Michael Odoch, Collins Pute and Charles Okumu to arrest and assault David Okello, 16, and his colleague identified as Patrick Ojok, 19, over theft.
15:00
15:00

Mental Health Uganda Embarks on Door to Door Drive Amidst Lockdown 1 3

John Paul Nyeko, the Coordinator of Mental Health Uganda in Northern Uganda told URN on Monday that the initiative comes at a time when the region is reporting high cases of relapses among mental health and new cases reporting at Gulu Regional Referral Hospital Mental Health department daily.
07:48
07:48

ARLPI, Omoro Team Up to Document Land to Curb Disputes 9 1

Abdallah Latif Nasuru, the ARLPI Project Senior Officer told URN on Wednesday that the initiative aims at reducing land conflicts especially on boundaries which is rampant in the district based on their surveys.
17:20
17:20

Beans Rot in Omoro as Farmers Lose Market due to Schools Closure Lalogi Sub County 1 1

“I have moved from Acholi to Karamoja but still there is no hope for the market as our supply chain has been affected” Awino said.
07:50
07:50

Custodians of Nodding Syndrome Debilitated Children Ask Gov’t for Skills Training well-wishers 3 1 Top story

Grace Atim, an elderly mother and resident of Ajan village in Lamola Parish in Odek lost her daughter to the disease. She says if they are empowered through vocational training and soft skills such as agribusiness, village savings schemes, and tailoring and small business enterprises they will be able to fend for themselves and relieve the government the burden of begging.
16:06
16:06

Father Pins Police for Allegedly Battering Son While in Custody 1

Ojok was detained on Wednesday 19th after his in-laws charged him with kidnap under Omoro CRB 237/2021. He had gone to his in-laws’ home to convince his wife Christine Aciro to return to his home after she ran away following a misunderstanding between them.
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