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18:10
18:10

Limited Personnel Hamper Trade Order Implementation in Gulu Gulu Main Market 1 3

Gulu City Town Clerk Isiah Tumwesigye says that the implementation of the directive has been affected by the limited number of enforcement officers.
18:05
18:05

Gulu Market Vendors Complain Over Irregularities in Election of Leaders Gulu Main Market 4 1

Janani Loum, the Chairperson of Ready Made Vendors says the process of the election hasn’t been followed citing the failure of the electoral officers to validate the registry, display registered members and establishment of a complaint desk.
15:07
15:07

Gulu Main Market Fails to Fuel Generator Seven Years After Installation UMEME 1 1

Alfred Okwonga, the Gulu City Mayor, said that they intend to sell the generator and procure solar panels to address the problem of repeated blackouts.
10:53
10:53

Gulu Market Authorities Stuck With Unclaimed Body of Accident Victim Gulu Main Market 1

Patrick Omaya, the Chairperson of Gulu City Market Vendors Association told URN that Robert's body is lying in the Gulu Regional Referral Hospital morgue since no one has come to claim it.
12:25
12:25

Update: Four Vendors Confirmed Dead, 32 Critically Injured in Gulu Accident Gulu Main Market 3 1

They died on spot last night when the vehicle they were in the Canter Vehicle Registration number UBF 743B traveling lost control and overturned along Walter Opwonya Road in Bardege-Layibi division at the center of Gulu City.
17:38
17:38

Can Gulu City Authorities Sustain Directive on Trade Order? Gulu Main Market 4 1

On Monday, Tumwesigye re-echoed to Uganda Radio Network in an interview that they will not relent on the new directive that seeks to ensure traders utilize the available designated business spaces.
09:26
09:26

Gulu City Bans Street Vending, Roadside Transporters Gulu Main Market 1 1

Isiah Tumwesigye, the Town Clerk of Gulu City says that no businesses shall be allowed to operate on the pavements, walkways, shops verandas, backstreets, and corridors.
17:50
17:50

Water Supply to Gulu Market Restored Gulu Main Market 1 1

Stephen Gang, NWSC Gulu City Branch Manager said that they restored water supply following a meeting with Pece-Laroo Division council authorities.
17:47
17:47

Gulu Main Market in Total Darkness as UMEME Disconnects Power Supply 1 4

Geoffrey Otim, the Gulu City Bardege-Layibi Division Mayor told URN on Wednesday that they negotiated with the power distributor to give them some time to clear the outstanding bills but their request fell on deaf ears.
14:05
14:05

260 Traders Kicked Out of Gulu Main Market Gulu City Council 1 1

Florence Lallam, the Woman Councilor representing Pece –Laroo North Division in Gulu City who led the team for the exercise told URN in an interview that the traders who were deregistered from their shops were not present at the time of the verification exercise and that the vendors who were renting from them were the ones registered as the new shop owners.
10:40
10:40

Reallocation of Lockups Starts in Gulu Main Market taxes 2 1

The exercise which kicked off on Thursday is expected to end at the end of the month.
11:23
11:23

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

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.
16:48
16:48

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

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.
13:28
13:28

Business Resumes at Gulu Main Market 4 1

The market was on Monday and Tuesday placed under key and lock after Gulu City Council authorities announced the increase in rental fees for stalls and lock-up shops.
18:44
18:44

Fear of Confession Hindering Treatment, Rehabilitation of Torture Survivors delayed justice 3 1 Top story

Justin Komakech, a resident of Amuru District was brutally arrested in August, and later tortured by Environment Police personnel after he recorded a phone video of the officers extorting money from a charcoal dealer in a truck. The officers forced Komakech to write an apology prompting the intervention of Amuru District leaders. He later reported the matter to the Police Professional Standard Unit in Gulu City, but to-date his tormentors are still at large, yet some witnesses declined to record statements.
10:06
10:06

Gulu City Seeks UGX 3BN to Equip Cold Room at Main Market Gulu Main Market 1 1

Catherine Lanyero, the Gulu City Commercial Officer says that the market’s cold room lies empty six years after commissioning the market. She says that this is frustrating the vendors whose businesses require the cold roo
16:32
16:32

Gulu City Council Signs Deal with GIZ for Landfill Construction Gulu Main Market 2 1

Robert Towler, the team leader of German Development Cooperation, says they that have developed an 18 year strategic program to improve garbage management, water and sanitation in the City.
11:05
11:05

Gulu City Market Traders Want Street Vendors Evicted Gulu Main Market 1 1

Patrick Omaya, the Market Vendors` Chairperson wants the new Gulu City Council leadership to prioritize abandoning roadside and street vending immediately when they assume offices in May this year.
10:40
10:40

Gulu City Vendors Petition President Museveni Over Persistent Power Blackouts Gulu Main Market 1 1 Top story

In their petition handed over to Bosco Odoch Olak, the National Resistance Movement Coordinator for Northern Uganda on Saturday, the vendors want the president to intervene in the matter and ensure constant power supply.
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