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19:20
19:20

Uganda's Sachet Waragi Contains Hazardous Metals – Study unbs uganda

They say quantitatively, they found Copper presenting the highest concentrations recorded in any spirit brand studied, followed by Barium and Manganese. The brands found to contain the most metals mainly Copper were the locally distilled Lira-Lira spirits with concentrations averaging 95 percent.
15:51
15:51

Gulu District Prepares Awach Town Board to Host Headquarter 1 4

Mapenduzi says they decided to plan early enough to prevent speculative developers from interfering with proper planning of the area with the hope fetching huge compensations from government.
16:56
16:56

MP Zaake Remanded to Gulu Prison 2 1 Top story

Zaake appeared before the Gulu Grade One Magistrate, Isaac Kintu on Friday afternoon and charged with treason.
13:13
13:13

Inter-Tribal Land Conflict Erupts in Adjumani 1 3

An inter-tribal off shoot of the prolonged Apaa land ownership dispute has erupted on another piece of land inside Adjumani district.
16:31
16:31

Acholi Region Drafts Charcoal Policy iraqi abuse 1

Michael Tebere, the head of the secretariat says the bill also seeks to prohibit the cutting down of certain species of trees for charcoal production, establishment of local environment committees as well as charcoal producers associations. The others he says is the promotion of charcoal farming, energy security and reforestation of degraded areas.
11:06
11:06

South Sudan Minor Drowns in Hotel Swimming Pool uganda police force 1

Patrick Jimmy Okema, the Aswa River Police spokesperson, says the minor was part of 82 pupils taken for the swimming lesson from Credo Nursery and Primary School and SOS nursery and Primary School.
11:45
11:45

Lawyers Ask Court to Delay Kwoyelo Trial 1 1

Hearing of the matter had been scheduled to resume on Monday, February 18, after two weeks of delay on the request by the Prosecution for more time to adequately prepare their opening statement. The Court was also expected to hear an application for bail submitted by Kwoyelos lawyers.
08:01
08:01

Gulu Orthodox Faithful's Welcome New Bishop 1

Bishop Silvestros Kisitu becomes the pioneer Bishop of the new Orthodox Diocese of Gulu, Northern and Eastern Uganda. He was formally installed by the Metropolitan Archbishop of the Orthodox Church in Uganda His Eminence Yona Lwanga during a holy liturgy celebrated at St Lavrentios Orthodox Church in Rom Village, in Koro Sub County, Omoro district.
19:09
19:09

Opposition MPs Blocked from Visiting Displaced Apaa Residents apaa land dispute 1 1

On Thursday, Members of Parliament who were traveling to visit the displaced residents led by the Leader of Opposition in Parliament Betty Aol Ochan and Opposition Chief Whip Ibrahim Ssemujju Nganda were stopped by armed police officers.
13:36
13:36

Three Arrested for Alleged Murder of UPDF Soldier 1

Patrick Jimmy Okema, the Aswa River Police spokesperson says preliminary investigations reveals that Odokonyero could have died in a scuffle over Florence Nalubega. He says Police detectives recorded statements from the scene indicating that the four were drinking at a local pub together.
14:42
14:42

Fire Outbreak Destroys 33 Kiosks at Elegu Border Post uganda police force 1 1

Police says preliminary findings indicate that the fire was sparked off by an electric short circuit in one of the affected premises. This is the sixth time that fire is affecting traders in Elegu border point over the past three years.
16:59
16:59

Apaa Land Activist Granted Bail 1

Court in Gulu district on Friday afternoon granted bail to John Bosco Uhuru, the Social Media activist arrested in connection with the Apaa Land violence demonstration held in Gulu Town early this week.
19:23
19:23

Casual Labourer Arrested over Arson Attack on Gulu School Dormitory uganda police force

Dolly Oryem, the head teacher Gulu Primary School says the fire started while pupils were in class for evening prep.
18:45
18:45

Motion On Defects on Charges Against Dominic Ongwen Gains ICC Support 1

The motion filed by the Defense of Dominic Ongwen on February 1St implicates the Prosecution and Trial Chamber II of the Court for irregularly confirming 70 charges and Six modes of liability of war crimes, crimes against humanity and sexual crimes against Dominic Ongwen.
16:56
16:56

ICC Endorses Further Support to LRA Victims 1

On Monday, a panel of three judges of the International Criminal Court approved the implementation of the six projects saying their execution will have no bearing on the ongoing trial of former LRA Commander Dominic Ongwen. It is unclear how much the projects will cost the Trust Funds for Victims to implement.
20:45
20:45

Thomas Kwoyelo's Trial Suffers Two Weeks' Delay 1

Her worship Harriet Ssali Nalukwago, the Deputy Registrar of the International Crimes Division of the High Court says prosecution sought more time to adequately prepare its case as they embark on the full trial. She says the judges have now set February 18th as the day the first prosecution witness will start testifying against Kwoyelo in a trial expected to last two years.
20:26
20:26

Defense Asks ICC to Acquit Dominic Ongwen 1

Krispus Ayena Odongo, Ongwens lead lawyer says they are demanding the dismissal of the case due to several defects emanating from the confirmation of charges.
14:28
14:28

Security Foils Apaa Land Demonstration In Gulu Town apaa land dispute 1

Gilbert Olanya, the Kilak South Member of Parliament told URN that they will proceed with the planned rally despite the heavy deployment of soldiers and Police in Gulu Town. He says they are also demanding the immediate release of John Bosco Uhuru.
14:02
14:02

Two Gulu Police Officers Arrested for Aggravated Defilement 1

It is alleged that 36-year-old Ochan defiled a 14-year-old minor while on duty at Palaro Police post in May 2018. He later procured an abortion with the help of two health workers, with whom they have been detained at Gulu Central Police Station on Tuesday.
17:47
17:47

UPDF Beefs Up Deployment in Apaa Township apaa land crisis 1

Several soldiers from the 4th Division headquarters in Gulu have been stationed in a detach set up at Juka Trading Center, some 3 Kilometers North of Apaa Town.
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