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11:45
11:45

9-Year-Old HIV Positive Girl Treks 12Km for ARVs, Pleads for Support 4

Born with the virus in 2012, the girl's parents never learnt about her condition until her health drastically emaciated at three months. Later, she was diagnosed with HIV. From that time, her father moved on, abandoning both the wife and daughter, before forcing them out of his home.
10:29
10:29

EC Clears Nomination of Aruu North County MP Candidate Pader district 2 2

“In view of the foregoing, the Commission, under MIN. COMP 209/2020, resolved that candidate Mwaka Charles was eligible to be nominated and, accordingly, the Commission reversed the decision of the Returning Officer, Pader Electoral District, in rejecting the nomination papers of the complainant.” Reads part of the letter.
14:17
14:17

COVID-19: Pader Local Government Offices Closed After Eight Staff Test Positive

According to Dr Layoo, only four offices among them that of the Resident District Commissioner, District Health Officer, Chief Administrative Officer and District Chairperson will remain open for daily businesses.
18:32
18:32

Man Electrocuted by Falling Electric Cables

Jimmy Patrick Okema, the Aswa River Region Police Spokesperson, says Komakech's lifeless body was found lying on the ground by residents in the morning.
11:34
11:34

Brig. Kabango Hands Over Fifth Division Command For AU Peace Operations 3

Brig Kabango handed over office on Wednesday in a ‘scientific’ ceremony officiated by the Chief of Land Forces Lt. Gen Peter Elwelu at the fifth divisions tactical headquarters in Pader District.
07:33
07:33

Pader Leaders Want Nusaf Official Investigated over Corruption Allegations

Pajule Sub-County Chairperson, Brilliant Tito Okello told URN in an interview that Too-Olanya has been flouting the guidelines of NUSAF in the district this jeopardizing its implementation.
05:24
05:24

54-year-old Woman Commits Suicide After Suspecting Husband of Infidelity

The deceased, identified as Matilda Adong, a resident of Lwala village in Puranga sub-county reportedly ingested poison, after a brawl with her husband David Opira.
11:45
11:45

Heavy Rains Destroy Crops in Pader flood waters 6 2

Scovia Adokorach, a farmer in Bar Ayom village in Ogole Parish, Lapul Sub County says that nearly ten of their family gardens have all been flooded following heavy rains that started falling last month.
16:14
16:14

Pader CDO Arrested Over Alleged Theft of Relief Food 2

Festo Okidi was arrested on Friday following a tip-off from residents who saw Okidi offload the items at his home.
08:00
08:00

Two Held Over Murder In Pader 1 Top story

According to police reports, about eight people waylaid the deceased around 11am and beat him using sticks while others thumped him to death.
10:10
10:10

Man Shot By Police Officers in Pader Succumbs to Injuries

Bosco Odong a resident of Arukutuma village in Lagile Parish, Awere sub county died last night, shortly after being referred to the hospital in critical condition for emergency medical treatment.
20:08
20:08

Gulu Archdiocese Launches Commercial Cassava Growing in Northern Uganda 2 2

Fr Mathew Okun Lagoro, the chairperson organizing committee for the project launch told URN in an interview Thursday that a total of 10,000 farmers have been mobilized to grow cassava in Pader district.
13:12
13:12

Former Pader-Abim Cooperative Employees Demand UGX 173M Compensation for Unfair Termination electricity

The trio was indefinitely suspended by the board in November 2019 to pave way for an independent audit for allegedly causing financial loss to the society.
07:25
07:25

In-charge Closes Health Centre for Two Weeks

On Wednesday, the Pader district Deputy Chief Administrative Officer Richard Odoch Poromoi ordered police to arrest Okot for negligence.
15:19
15:19

Two Arrested For Vandalising Solar Panels At Gen Lokech’s Residence CRB 1 Top story

A Police Officer told URN on condition of anonymity because he isn’t authorised to speak to the media that the soldier managed to arrest one of the thugs after firing two warning shots.
17:00
17:00

Acholi Paramount Chief Irked by Encroachment on Royal Land physical plan 3 1

Speaking to URN on Friday from the Acholi Cultural Institution office in Bardege Divisionin Gulu Town, Acana said it was wrong for the district authorities to plan access roads on the royal land without permission.
11:14
11:14

Missing Body of Kenyan National Recovered Uganda Police Force 1

Patrick Jimmy Okema, the Aswa River Region Police Spokesperson told URN on Tuesday that the test result have confirmed that the body is of Wafula after its samples matched with that of his mother.
12:53
12:53

UNICEF Halts Funding to Pader District Over Poor Accountability health department 1

This follows the failure by the district to provide proper accountability for 224 million Shillings disbursed in the financial year 2018/2019 to support activities in the health and education department.
18:01
18:01

Residents Recall Corner Kilak Battle 33 Years Later President Museveni 6 2

At Corner Kilak, 33 years ago on January 18th 1987, government forces, the then National Resistance Army soldiers [NRA] launched a retaliatory attack against fighters of Alice Auma Lakwena, the former leader of the Holy Spirit Movement.
10:18
10:18

Palwo Clan Chief Courts Subjects On Land Utilization Pajule Town Council 4 1

While delivering his maiden speech as the Palwo clan chief after his coronation on Saturday at the Palwo royal palace in Pajule Town Council, Lugai says the region is blessed with vast land but less of it is being productively utilized.
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