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17:19
17:19

IG Wants OPM Officials Interdicted For Alleged Theft of UGX 1.2B Interdiction 5 1

A report from the IG indicates that part of the project money banked on account number 3100082 at Centenary Bank Gulu Branch was secretly transferred on April 30th this year without the knowledge of the project implementers.
19:16
19:16

Over 14,530 Acholi Babies Aborted in 2020 - 21 1 1

The report shows that the highest number of post-abortion care was registered in Gulu with 2,775 admitted in the inpatient department and 2,043 attended to in OPD followed by Pader District where 2,037 cases were registered in OPD and 361 cases admitted to the inpatient department.
12:45
12:45

Goiter Remains Neglected Surgical Conditions in Gulu hernia 1 1

Dr. Kenneth Cana, the Gulu District Health Officer told the Uganda Radio Network in an interview that the medical camp has exposed a number of neglected surgical conditions, which include goiter and hernia.
12:27
12:27

IG Directs Sacking of Amuru Fisheries Officer For Forging UCE Results 3

According to an investigation report from IG, Baguma applied for the position of a fisheries officer in Amuru District Local Government on May 12, 2016, and stated that he had completed his UCE at Akalo Secondary School in 2000.
07:12
07:12

Gulu City Authorities Stops Construction of Fuel Station On Wetland wetland degradation 5 3 Top story

Gulu City Mayor Alfred Okwonga, says the construction work is illegal since it contravenes the environmental act and threatens the environment. He says that they won’t allow it to proceed
13:23
13:23

Former Gulu Deputy RCC Finally Returns Gov't Vehicle Government vehicle 3 1

Rwotlonyo noted that he had no ill intention of personalizing the vehicle despite lobbying for it on his own at a time the office he assumed had no means of transport.
13:48
13:48

Former Gulu Deputy RCC Fails To Return Gov't Vehicle After Reshuffle Government vehicle 1

President, Yoweri Kaguta Museveni dropped Rwotlonyo in the latest reshuffle of Resident District commissioners, Resident City commissioners and their deputies last month.
16:36
16:36

IG Warns Local Councils Against Using Gov’t Cash for Oulanyah’s Burial 1 3

Geoffrey Matovu, the Regional Inspectorate Officer in Gulu told URN in an interview that it would a double expenditure if the districts in Acholi Sub–Region use money from the government vote to contribute to the funeral since Oulanyah will be accorded a state funeral.
16:49
16:49

WHO Boosts Power Supply At Gulu Hospital With New Generator 1

The Hospital has for the past years been relying on a 60 Kva Generator which officials say hasn’t been able to supply sufficient electricity to the whole Health Facility in case of a power blackout.
17:50
17:50

Water Supply to Gulu Market Restored Gulu City Council 1 1

Stephen Gang, NWSC Gulu City Branch Manager said that they restored water supply following a meeting with Pece-Laroo Division council authorities.
15:02
15:02

Acholi Leaders Call for Review of Parish Development Model 1 3

The leaders say the new government strategy has some loopholes that should be reviewed for it to be a success.
14:59
14:59

Gulu City Councilors Storm State House Over Non –Remittance of Local Revenue 1 1

Olok told URN in an interview that they decided to storm Statehouse without a prior appointment with the President because they want him to order the Finance Ministry to expedite the process of remitting local revenue to the city authorities.
14:42
14:42

NWSC Starts Rationing Water To Clients In Gulu 1 1

Tekakwo says that they are currently rationing water in the high altitude areas to ensure a steady supply of water as the engineers work on a rationing schedule for the greater city areas affected by the intermittent water supply.
14:28
14:28

Gulu Referral Hospital Gets New Oxygen Plant 1 1

Dr. Elima says the new plant will produce a maximum of 80 cylinders of oxygen daily to sufficiently support patients in the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) at the hospital and other health facilities across the Acholi sub-region.
18:09
18:09

Minister Asks Acholi Leaders to Rally Residents for Covid-19 Vaccination 5 1

The Minister says misinformation on the efficacy and alleged dangers of the covid-19 vaccine remains a big hurdle for vaccine uptake in the region, limiting the government’s progress in fully vaccinating citizens.
15:57
15:57

Gulu City Councilors Fault Finance Ministry for Failing to Remit Local Revenue 1 3

The government allocated local revenue worth 491 Million Shillings to Gulu City Council for the financial year 2021/2022 but using the IRAS, Gulu City collected up to 1.8 Billion Shillings from last year to date.
11:59
11:59

Activists Want Speed Limit Regulated Near Schools 4 1

The activists argue that the current maximum speed limit on roads passing through highly populated areas and establishments in urban areas like schools, hospitals, and churches needs to be reduced from 50 to 30 kilometers per hour.
16:26
16:26

New City Markets Accumulate UGX 1.4B Arrears Over Low Revenue Collection Gulu Central Market 1 2

The Auditor General’s report indicates that out of the budget of 12.5Billion shillings by the seven markets for the six-year period, only 7.9 billion shillings were collected, representing a performance of only 54 percent.
13:51
13:51

Negligence Caused Elegu Market Fire- Police 1 1

According to police investigations, the fire started from stalls where fish had been left for smoking on charcoal stoves before spreading to other structures. Investigators established that despite the congested space at the market, some traders leave fish on charcoal stoves for smoking in their absence.
09:44
09:44

Gulu City Unable to Utilize UGX 1.3bn Local Revenue Gulu City Council 1 2

In the financial year 2021/2022, the government allocated Gulu City a local revenue budget of 491 Million Shillings, of which 50 percent was to be shared between Pece –Laroo, and Bardege –Layibi Divisions.
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