On 6th February, 2015, Court in Gulu ordered the executive to hold a fresh verification exercise and account for the already disbursed funds in order to avoid double payment. It also directed that whatever amount of compensation agreed upon, should be paid to claimants directly through their bank accounts.
Members of Association have severally accused their leaders and the Gulu district leadership of misappropriating the compensation money. To date, only 16,000 out of the 22,000 members have received compensation money, with many getting less than UGX 200,000.
Joyce Oryem, a resident of Holy rosary ward in Gulu Municipality, did not only witness her father Keneri Oryem and his brother John Oryem Machai being butchered when the LRA rebels raided their home in Gulu district, but also saw his young brother Derrick Ochan abducted in 1992 and has never returned.