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16:24
16:24

MPs Odonga Otto, Gilbert Olanya Released on Bond 3 1

Jimmy Patrick Okema, the Aswa River Region Police Spokesperson says that the MPs, Komakech and Kijange were released following the advice from the Resident State Attorney.
13:13
13:13

MPs Odonga Otto, Gilbert Olanya Arrested for Staging Illegal Protest Samuel Odonga Otto 3 2

Before his arrest, Otto said that Gulu Regional Referral Hospital has exceeded its capacity to handle COVID -19 positive patients.
23:04
23:04

Joint Security Team Storms Church in Gulu 1

Geoffrey Onekalit, the Tegwana Sub Ward Local Council Chairperson who was at the scene told URN that the security personnel told him that they received information that the pastor had a congregation which was a contravention to the ban on public gatherings to contain the spread of coronavirus disease.
16:57
16:57

Little Sisters of Mary Immaculate Gulu Celebrate Pentecost Sunday Gulu Archdiocese 2 2

About 100 nuns congregated at the Convent Chapel of Little Sisters of Mary Immaculate for a two hour morning mass which was led by the Archbishop of Gulu John Baptist Odama. The church was decorated with flowers, bouquets, accolades and placards labelled with the seven gifts of the holy spirits which represent; wisdom, understanding, counsel, fortitude, knowledge, piety and fear of the lord.
12:23
12:23

Acholi Province Fans Seek Support for Playing Staff Jacob Oulanyah

This comes after the players through their captain Denis Okot went to one of the radio stations airing out the dissatisfaction of how they were being treated during this time yet when they won the trophy, they were darlings to many people.
12:42
12:42

COVID-19: WHO Deploys 2 Physicians at Gulu Hospital COVID-19 patients 3 1

The COVID-19 case management team headed by Dr. Paska Apiyo is overstretched and the reinforcement by WHO is expected boost their concerted effort in healthcare delivery.
12:26
12:26

Gulu District Receives 30 Tonnes of Relief Food from OPM 2

Ojara explained that the food will be distributed to 2000 most vulnerable households with each receiving 5 kilograms of beans and 10 kilograms of posho respectively.
10:48
10:48

Health Centres in Gulu Run Out of Personal Protection Equipment 3 1

Alfred Okello, the in-charge of case management attached to St. Mary’s Hospital Lacor says that shortage of PPE in the facility is overstretching their capacity after activating the treatment Centre.
07:55
07:55

Relief Food Distribution in Gulu Turns Rowdy Tegwana Parish 1

The LCI Chairperson for Tegwana Parish, Geoffrey Onekalit says that members of his executive and four others from the Gulu district coronavirus taskforce were distributing 300 bags of dried cassava pieces and thousands of fresh cassava when the residents turned rowdy and attacked the distribution team.
14:37
14:37

Mentally Ill Patients in Acholi Cry Out for Relief Food 5 1

Patricia Alok an epileptic patient from Kirombe Parish in Layibi Division, Gulu Municipality, says that she and 10 other family members are starving because they heavily rely on her two cousin brothers who are lorry drivers and Boda Boda cyclists.
11:17
11:17

29 Inmates Escape From Gulu Remand Home 2

The Gulu Deputy Resident District Commissioner, Tom Oree says the minors escaped to freedom on Tuesday morning after they were taken out for general cleaning around the remand home.
11:51
11:51

Shortage of Clean Water in Palaro Sub County Worries Residents 2 1

Richard Tek-kwo a resident of Mede Village in Oroko Parish which is greatly hit by the shortage says his family are depending on water harvested from rain and open springs in order to adhere to the Health Ministry`s guidelines.
10:42
10:42

Two Security Officers Quarantined For Picking Money Dropped by Truck Driver 1

The Aswa River Region Police Spokesperson, Patrick Jimmy Okema told URN on Monday morning that the driver dropped two 10,000 Shillings notes at Customs Corner in Layibi Division Gulu Municipality along Gulu-Nimule Highway, which was picked by the officers.
12:04
12:04

Lockdown Curtails Mediation of Land Disputes in Acholi grievous injuries 3 1

At least 10 people have been killed in land related brawls since the beginning of the year across Pader, Gulu, Lamwo, Amuru, Agago, Kitgum, Nwoya and Omoro districts.
13:14
13:14

Truckers Waste Disposal Habits Worry Acholi Leaders 2 1 Top story

Michael Lakony, the Amuru District Chairperson says community members along Gulu-Nimule and Karuma-Pakwach highway still stand a risk of infection as some of them pick up the used materials dropped by the truckers.
07:55
07:55

Stampede as Positive Truck Driver is Rounded Up in Gulu Amuru District. 1

Business and traffic were paralyzed as security personnel hunted for suspected contacts of the driver. However, five people were traced and immediately whisked away to the Gulu School of Clinical Officers quarantine facility.
12:55
12:55

Gulu COVID-19 Taskforce needs UGX51 million to Improve Quarantine Center 1

According to Idiba, there`s need to partition the halls so as to reduce the risk of contact, spread of the disease to maximize the control of movement of the contacts under quarantine. He was speaking during the regional task force meeting held the 4th division barracks in Gulu town on Wednesday afternoon.
17:44
17:44

Gulu Leaders Bow to Food Demands by Commercial Sex Workers Pece Division 4 1

The affected group came up earlier to cry for help, saying many of them were starving and pleaded to be classified as a vulnerable group that needs to be considered for urgent food relief. The group also threatened to name and shame leaders who benefit from their illicit trade, who have abandoned them at their time of need.
13:12
13:12

Violence, Threats Affecting Covid-19 Fight in Paibona Sub County 2

According to Omona, one of the residents he identifies as Isaac Odongtoo threatened to kill him on April 28th if he continues disturbing their peace with his coronavirus business.
18:04
18:04

40 Contacts of COVID-19 Positive Truck Driver Isolated in Gulu Coronavirus Disease 1 1

Gulu district chairperson Martin Ojara Mapenduzi says that seven are primary contacts of a Kenyan Truck driver who tested positive to coronavirus disease and was intercepted at Sultan Energy Petrol Station in Layibi Division on Monday morning.
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