The National Resistance Movement-NRM Party
delegates in Gulu City are undergoing mandatory testing for Covid-19.
testing exercise started on Thursday at the party's office in Carribean Grill
in Layibi-Division and is being carried out by a team of medics from Gulu
Regional Referral Hospital.
The drive is mandatory for all aspirants who
intend to pick nomination forms in preparation of the delegates conference scheduled
for August 15th, 2020.
Samuel Agwani Oyet, the Gulu District NRM Media
Coordinator, says the exercise is line with the top party organ, the Central
James Ocen, the Gulu District NRM Party
Chairperson, says none of the aspirants will be allowed to pick nomination forms
without presenting a Covid-19 test certificate. Our reporter at the scene
brings you the news in pictures.
Emmy Daniel Ojara is a young journalist and has been practicing since 2013, during which he covered land rights violation in the contested Apaa and Lakang in Amuru as his first take ups while at Gulu Fm, Favor Fm and later Paidha Fm and Speak Fm where he is still attached.
Human rights abuses and denied access to land by security and government agencies has been the major aftermath of the contest over the lands. The underprivileged such as women, children and the elderly faced challenges in accessing soc