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08:31
08:31

Two In Trouble for Assaulting Old Man to Death Gulu City 1

Joel Christopher Luwum, a resident of Patuda Parish, says that the suspects and others still at large waylaid the deceased on Friday evening on his way from Forgod Trading Center and assaulted him leaving him with multiple injuries.
14:49
14:49

Man Abandons Deceased Wife's Body at Gulu Regional Referral Hospital Gulu District 1 1

An official at Gulu Regional Referral Hospital told URN on condition of anonymity that there are often between 3 to 4 unclaimed bodies at the facility each month. Dr. David Tibwamanya, the Principal Administrator Gulu Regional Referral Hospital, says that always hand such bodies to Gulu City Council after waiting for their relatives to claim them in vain.
11:28
11:28

Gulu Registers 35 Elections Related Criminal Cases, Fails to Prosecute Them 1

The cases were registered between September 12th last year and January 20th this year. They include unlawful assembly contrary to section 65 and 66 of the Penal Code Act, defacing of campaign posters contrary to section 78(2) of the Presidential Election Act, defamation and inciting violence.
14:44
14:44

Gulu Prison Authorities Detain Journalist, Confiscate their Gadgets

The prison commander, who was speaking angrily with the journalists who were pleading for the return of their gadgets and National identity cards, said it was illegal for them to interview any person within and around the Uganda prison premises.
17:18
17:18

Teenage Mother Stranded with Pre-Mature Triplets 1 1

Barbara Acaya, a P.5 school dropout from Agwayugi Primary School and a resident of Lukome Parish, Bungatira Sub –County in Gulu District delivered the triplets pre –maturely on 6th March this year, two months before the due date. It is believed the malaria she suffered from led to the pre –mature delivery.
12:29
12:29

MP Odonga Otto Arrested in Gulu Gulu City 2 1

Otto was arrested on Tuesday at around 9 am from Bomah Hotel in Gulu City by Francis Olugu, the Deputy Director for Criminal Investigations. Odonga was at the gym at the time of his arrest.
12:11
12:11

Acholi Leaders Revise Marriage Prices Ker Kwaro Acholi 3

In the revised requirements, one is tasked to pay 5 million Shillingsbas dowry, 6 head of cattle, 6 goats, 1 spear, chicken, 1 goat each for the mother and father-in-law, materials for the suit and gomesi for father and mother-in-law respectively and 100,000 each for tailoring, among other stipulated requirements.
15:45
15:45

Acholi Cultural Institution Proposes UGX 2 Million Fine for Adulterers Ker Kwaro Acholi 3 1

Patiko Clan Chief Collins Muttu Atiko II told members of the Acholi Parliamentary group over the weekend that the decision was taken after numerous reports of death resulting from relationship issues linked to adultery by either a man or the wife.
14:59
14:59

200 Pupils in Gulu to Miss PLE Gulu District 2 1

Statistics from the Gulu district Senior Probation and Welfare Officer Jessica Anena indicates that 2,877 candidates were enrolled in Primary Seven this year but only 2,665 were registered to sit for PLE.
18:51
18:51

Gulu Registers 14,000 Cases of Violence Against Children in Four Years Gulu District 2 3

In 2017 the district recorded 2,795 cases, 2,786 was reported in 2018, 2,798 reported in 2019 and the year 2020 registered the most cases with 5,659 cases.
14:50
14:50

Mentally Impaired Man Kills Mother in Gulu 1 1

Michael Tolit, a resident of Bardege Parish, Bardege –Layibi Division in Gulu city reportedly stubbed Roselyn Acan, 48, three times using a knife on Thursday night at around 11:30 Pm.
15:59
15:59

Religious, Cultural Leaders in Gulu Task Subjects to Respect Human Lives Pageya Chiefdom 5 1

According to the police report released on Wednesday by the Aswa River Region Police Spokespersons, thirty-one murder cases were registered in Acholi Sub Region between January and February this year.
13:59
13:59

Family Seeks Probe into Death of Awach Sub County Chairperson-Elect Fred Oteka dies 1

Oteka, 41, a former businessman in Awach Trading Centre died a week ago, from Awach Health Centre IV after developing breathing complications. Earlier that day, he had attended a Management Committee meeting at Awach Primary School and stopped for a meal at a nearby restaurant.
15:18
15:18

South Sudanese National Jailed 11 Years for Rape Gulu High Court 1

Justice Stephen Mubiru said he was convinced beyond reasonable doubt that Omuria committed the offence. Justice Mubiru said that he based on the testimony of the victim’s son who told the court that after they were chased from the house, he peeped through the makeshift door and saw Omuria raping her mother.
13:04
13:04

Residents Kill Pregnant Buffalo, Hunt 2 Others Stray Buffaloes 2

The three buffalos have reportedly been terrorizing the village for the past one month, eating crops and injuring livestock.
09:43
09:43

Woman Jailed for Killing Husband Over UGX 10,000 Kitgum District 1

In his judgement, Justice Stephen Mubiru the former Gulu High Court Judge and the current Judge of the Commercial Court in Kampala said the maximum punishment for murder if death but it can be reduced if the accused is a first offender who shows possibility of reforming
16:47
16:47

Gulu Hospital Runs Out of Reagents for Tesing Sickle Cell Patients Health facility 1

Esther Stella Atim, the In-charge of the Sickle Cell and Palliative Care Unit at Gulu Regional Referral Hospital told URN in an interview that they had taken three months with the reagents before they received some supplies early this month that have also run out.
14:40
14:40

Deceased Gulu EC Staff Ingested Poison-Police Gulu City 2 1

Jimmy Patrick Okema, the Aswa River Region Police Spokesperson told URN in an interview that the postmortem conducted at Gulu Regional Referral Hospital morgue indicates that a chemical substance was found in the deceased’s body.
17:26
17:26

Seven Northern Uganda Districts Marked As Electoral Violence Hotspots UPDF 4th Division 4 1 Top story

Rev. Canon Diana Nkesiga, the Eminent Woman of the Situation Room in the country revealed that the organization zeroed on the target districts after a thorough research aimed at mitigating violence related to the 2021 general polls.
16:12
16:12

DP to Hold Prayers for Victims of Election Violence Democratic Party 1

DP Presidential Candidate Norbert Mao disclosed that all their party supporters, leaders across the country will on Wednesday wear black attire.
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