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17:40
17:40

NGO Cons UGX 1 Billion from Gulu Businessmen in Dubious Supply Deals 2

The businessmen provided wide-ranging services to the local NGO headquartered in Gulu between February 2021 and August this year after “emerging” as successful bidders. This followed a call for bids that were advertised numerous times on local radio stations in the region.
15:28
15:28

School Perimeter Wall Collapses, Kills Three in Gulu City 4 1

The perimeter wall belonging to Christ the Center Ministries Primary and Nursery School reportedly collapsed at about 1 am Friday morning during a heavy downpour, killing the trio instantly.
16:23
16:23

PDM: Gov’t To Disburse Funds Directly To Sacco Groups 3 1

The Local Government, Minister Raphael Magyezi however told Uganda Radio Network in an interview that cases of embezzlement by district officials have pushed the government to come up with new safeguards. In FY 2021/22, the government released only 76.28 billion Shillings out of 165.9 billion Shillings provided for the Parish revolving fund.
19:36
19:36

Security Turns to Community Service To Punish Minor Offenders in Gulu City 2 1 Top story

Peter Banya, the Gulu Deputy Resident City Commissioner in Charge of the Pece-Laroo Division told URN on Tuesday that the new initiative serves both as a punishment for the offender and a reward to communities where they committed crimes.
12:02
12:02

Gulu City Officials Released on Police Bond Gulu City Council. 2 1

The officials were charged with obtaining money by false pretense, theft, uttering false documents, forgery, and conspiracy to commit a felony.
18:40
18:40

Six Gulu City Officials Arrested for Diverting UGX 200m Gulu City Council. 3 1

Emmanuel Bunya, the State House Anti-Corruption Unit Communications Officer says that the arrests follow days of investigations conducted after a tip-off from whistle-blowers.
08:22
08:22

Destroyed Tree Hinders Investigation into Murder of Gulu High School Student 2 1

Rwot Yusuf Okwonga Adek, the chief of Pageya Chiefdom in Acholi told URN in an interview on Friday that the school administration was right to destroy the tree. He explains that the tree does not only bring bad omens but would also encourage such tragic happenings in the future.
18:23
18:23

UPDF Starts Mindset Change Campaign Among Teenagers in Gulu City Watoto Church Gulu 2 1

Through the Watoto Church Ministry in Gulu City, the military is carrying out awareness creation on the dangers of crimes and how teenagers can be part of the preventive measures and becoming good citizens.
16:57
16:57

Gulu Detective Suspended over Bribe for Granting Bond to Human Trafficking Suspect 1 2

Corporal David Oringa, the Officer In-charge of the Criminal Investigations Department (OCCID) at Gulu University police post in Gulu is accused of taking a bribe of six hundred shillings from the family of Louis Ayella, a human trafficking suspect.
16:29
16:29

Suspected Rapist in Amuru Shot, Injured in Scuffle With DPC

Nsabimana reportedly shot at the suspect identified as Jerome Oloya on the left arm while trying to subdue him after being caught attempting to rape a teenage girl.
14:08
14:08

Police, RDC Trade Blame Over Illegal Logging in Lamwo 3 1

The Aswa River Region Police Spokesperson, David Ongom Mudong told Uganda Radio Network in an interview on Wednesday that the action of the RDC sabotaged the lawful duties of EPPU officers mandated to fight illegal deals in forest products.
10:02
10:02

Three Charged with Murder of Amuru Goat Theft Suspect murder by mob

Police identified the suspects as Patrick Nyeko, Jalon Toolit, and Simon Okwera. They are accused of masterminding the beating to death of Ochola on Monday morning from Amilobo village in Lamogi Sub-county, Amuru District.
10:42
10:42

Local Leaders Hail Security Crackdown on Criminal Gangs Gulu City 2 1

Brian Openyrwot, the Kweyo Ward councilor in Bardege –Layibi Division, says that the ongoing operation has registered success since the number of the suspected criminals who used to flock to the streets at nightfall has dropped.
11:13
11:13

Don’t Pressure Gov't Over Apaa Conflict-Brig. Bamwiseki Apaa land conflict 1 2

Brig. Bamwiseki says the government has already taken steps in ensuring that the disputes that have since culminated into violence between the communities in Amuru and Adjumani districts are put to a permanent end.
14:02
14:02

208 Arrested in Gulu City in Crackdown on Suspected Thugs 1 4

Brig Bonny Bamwiseki, the fourth Infantry Division Commander told journalists at a press conference on Monday that one of out of the 208 suspects is a female.
17:04
17:04

Seven Arrested Over Violent Land Conflict Unyama Sub County 1 1

They are believed to have been part of the violent land dispute in Loyo-boo village, Unyama Sub County, which left more than 100 people homeless, 14 houses destroyed, and several domestic animals and poultry looted.
13:21
13:21

Watchman Dies in Gulu City Restaurant Fire 1 1

According to Awich, the fire which started at around 6:00 am this morning started from a food store where the watchman had taken cover. He reportedly suffocated to death as the fire spread to other hotel parts.
13:15
13:15

Sniffer Dogs Aid Arrest of Ten Suspects in Gulu City 1 1

David Ongom Mudong, the Aswa River Region Police Spokesperson said on Saturday morning that the police canine department launched an operation to track down the suspects with the help of the sniffer dogs.
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.
20:42
20:42

Rising Kidnap, Murder of Youngsters Alarm Police in Gulu homicide 1

The Aswa Regional Police Public Relations Officer David Ongom Mudong disclosed on Monday in an interview with Uganda Radio Network that at least seven cases of kidnap and homicides were recorded in a fortnight!
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