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13:08
13:08

Gulu Road Users Still Ignorant of Zebra Crossing Rules Gulu town 1 4

Under the law, drivers are required to look out for pedestrians waiting to cross and be ready to slow down or stop to let them cross. However, the highway code legally bounds drivers to stop only if a pedestrian has stepped onto the crossing. The code also bars drivers from overtaking on or near a zebra crossing as well as parking vehicles within five meters of the crossing.
15:52
15:52

Three Arrested over Attempted Murder in Gulu

It is alleged that the trio who are all members of the same family on Saturday night while armed with bows and arrows, pangas and spears attacked and injured Walter Okello a 32-year-old, Charles Okot, 56, Bosco Okot, 30, and Bicentina Adong, 65.
12:03
12:03

Two Found Dead in Gulu Municipality

One of them identified as Walter Opira a resident of Lacan Kwite Layibi Go down village Layibi division was found hanging in his house over family disagreements.
19:10
19:10

Two Suspected Thugs Survive Lynching in Gulu 1

The duo; Richard Opio and Morish Opiyo were beaten to comma by mob after they grabbed 3,000 Shillings from unsuspecting woman who was buying chapatti by the roadside around Buganda Pub, along Gulu – Kampala highway.
14:06
14:06

UPDF 4th Division Commander Celebrates Xmas With Destitutes 3 4 Top story

Accompanied by other high ranking military officers, Bamwiseki delivered for the children several bags maize flour, rice, sugar, cartons of soap, diapers, sodas and bread among other items.
17:16
17:16

ICC Mourns Death of LRA Victim's Legal Officer 1

“Ms Adong – a prominent Ugandan lawyer – was part of the Office’s team representing victims. In that capacity she greatly contributed to have the voices of victims heard and their views and concerns presented before the ICC,” Massidda said in a statement.
13:43
13:43

Transfer of Unclaimed Bodies to Gulu Hospital Mortuary Banned public cemetery 1 2

The ban follows complaints from the hospital administration over the increasing burden of corpses from neighboring Omoro, Nwoya and Amuru districts, sometimes South Sudan dumped at the facility after being brought for postmortem
19:17
19:17

Security Personnel Block Youth Conference in Gulu 3 2

Trouble started when at least 700 conference participants drawn from 10 districts in Acholi, Lango and West Nile regions were each required to pay 155,000 shillings for feeding, upkeep and membership.
16:04
16:04

Court of Appeal Commences Hearing Criminal Cases in Gulu 1 3

All the 44 cases under consideration in the Gulu Circuit emanated from High Court sittings in Acholi and Lango sub-regions. They include 23 cases of murder, three rape cases, 13 defilement cases, one case of man slaughter and three robbery cases.
07:20
07:20

Rights Body Strives to Understand Criminal Gangs in Gulu Jino Otti 1 3 Top story

Now, Nicholas Ogwang, the Regional Human Rights Officer based in Gulu, says while the Commission is striving to understand the Aguur members, the manner in which the suspects are pursued and arrested by security personnel is suspicious.
19:39
19:39

Child Activist Kenneth Akena’s Family Losing Hope for Justice 1

Jordan Yhang, Akena’s eldest brother told URN that the court process has not progressed ever since the hearing failed to take off in January when it was first scheduled.
18:00
18:00

Activists Call for Measures to Combat Child Neglect child abuse 1 2

The Children’s Act, which came into force in 1996, enables police, community leaders, and local officials to handle infringements of children’s rights. But experts say the law is not an adequate deterrent in cases where parents do not provide for their children.
14:58
14:58

Man Arrested in Gulu for Defiling 11-Year-Old Step Daughter Aswa River Region

The minor was defiled on Sunday in Bwobo Aywaya Sub-Ward, Patuda parish, Layibi Division in Gulu Municipality. The case was reported to Mican Police Post by Zainabu Atayo, the victim's mother.
11:47
11:47

IUEA Wins University Debate Competition Gulu University 3 1

A total of 48 teams from across 23 Universities and Tertiary Institutions in Uganda including two Universities from Kenya; Pioneer International University and Strathmore University participated in the nine days of the competition that began on 1st November and ended on Friday.
14:12
14:12

Five Gulu University Students Arrested in Foiled Protest anti-riot police 2 1

Jimmy Patrick Okema, the Aswa River Region Police Spokesperson revealed the quartet will face charges of holding unlawful assembly and incitement of violence contrary to Public Order Management Act, 2013.
19:12
19:12

Rights Body Decries Appalling Condition of Children Incarcerated With Mothers 1 4

Nicholas Ogwang the Commission’s Regional Human Rights Officer in Gulu disclosed to URN that the children of imprisoned mothers are highly vulnerable group with appalling rights and welfare.
17:49
17:49

Gulu University Students Join Protest Against Makerere Tuition Hike 1

Gulu University students have written to Gulu District Police Commander-DPC, Emmanuel Mafundo seeking protection for their planned demo. The students have pinned a write up on all Gulu University notice boards water marked “Fees Must Fall”.
16:11
16:11

Pictorial: Residents Storm RDC`s Office Over Arrest of LC1 Chairperson Ker Kwaro Acholi 16 2 Top story

Florence Oryem and Michael Ouna were arrested on Wednesday and arraigned before the Gulu Chief Magistrate’s court for malicious damage.
14:22
14:22

Church Accused of Encroaching on Clan Land paibona sub county 1 Top story

The clan leaders accuse New Jerusalem Tabernacle Church, which belongs to Severino Lukoya, the father of Alice Lakwena, the former head of the Holy Spirit Movement of erecting his church on one and half acre of the clan land.
13:09
13:09

12-Year-Old on Trial for Aggravated Defilement 1

The minor, who reportedly defiled the young girl from their home in Kitgum Municipality on August 13, was later arrested and charged with aggravated defilement before the high court in Gulu. The girl lives in the neighbourhood.
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