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14:47
14:47

Man Hacks Brother to Death over Charcoal Proceeds charcoal burning

Thomas Ojok Akala, Wol Sub-county LCIII Chairperson in his report to the police on Friday noted that the deceased and the suspect had been engaged in cutting trees for producing charcoal in Atut parish.
09:40
09:40

Bursar in Apac Arrested for Alleged Theft of Cattle 1

It is alleged that Ongom has been using his white tipper Lorry registration number UAF 253-Y to transport stolen cattle from Chegere Sub County for sale outside Apac District.
19:48
19:48

Smart Ride Struggles to Establish Itself in Gulu City 2

Smart Ride requires a passenger or client to request transport services through a mobile application that can only be installed on a smartphone. It was launched in May 2020, with the hope that within three months, it would be well established, according to Michael Ebong, the founder of the transport service.
18:43
18:43

Motorcycle Thief Runs to Police Station to Escape Mob 1

James Ekaju, the North Kyoga Regional Police Spokesperson explained that Ivan Ogwang is a notorious thief alias Ben Otim whose luck simply ran out.
18:00
18:00

Psychiatrists, Traditional Healers Partner to Manage Mental Illnesses in Acholi 2 1

Alfred Lulua Droti, the acting in charge at the mental health department of Gulu Regional Referral Hospital says that by History, persons with mental illnesses were first treated by traditional healers because many believed and still believe the condition is spiritual and can be managed by traditional healers.
17:07
17:07

Head Teachers in Kitgum Fail to Account for UGX 21M COVID-19 Funds 2 1

Each school received 1.5 Million Shillings for the procurement of hand sanitizers, hand washing equipment, thermometers, soap and detergents amidst other basic requirements.
14:17
14:17

Lira Residents Get Titled Houses for UGX 25M Lira City East 5 2

A housing block for four families has four units each with a single bed-room, self-contained with a sitting room and a kitchen, complete with a beautiful compound and back yard garden, going for 25 million shillings.
12:00
12:00

Music Moved Visually Impaired Okot from The Streets to Church 5 2

Okot’s musical journey started when he was aged 12, inspired by the experience of a street kid who had been abandoned by his family. He was born blind in a family of seven children in Pangira Parish, Lokung Sub-county then Kitgum and present-day Lamwo District.
21:50
21:50

Gulu University Elections Tribunal Adjourns Hearing of Petition 1

Lapyem demanded fresh elections over allegations of irregularities. He claimed that the election was unconstitutional and breached Articles 15, 16 and 93 of the Gulu University Guild Constitution of 2012.
13:43
13:43

Lira City Slaps UGX 50,000 Fine on Impounded Animals Lira City Council 3 1

Leonard Otika, the Lira City Environment Officer, says something had to be done about the stray animals on grounds that the City is not a place for keeping animals.
16:06
16:06

Bus and Taxi Operators in Kitgum On the Spot for Cheating Commuters 3

In Kitgum, some taxis and buses were seen filled. Each passenger was required to pay the doubled fares that introduced to cover the vacant seats.
15:16
15:16

Theater Assistant in Agago District Held over Theft of Drugs, Medical Supplies 1

Opio was arrested on Tuesday in Kalongo Town Council after being found in possession of surgical hand gloves, 20 ml iodine, surgical scissors, syringes, and a hospital bed among others at his home.
07:33
07:33

Caretakers of Sicklers Decry High Price of Hydroxyurea 2

A capsule of hydroxyurea in Gulu costs between Shillings 1,000-2000 for the 250mg, while the 500mg can go as much as Shillings 3,000. A patient is supposed to take a tablet each day, alongside other prophylaxes such as folic acid and penicillin.
16:53
16:53

Kitgum Vaccinates 1,000 Cattle After Outbreak of Black Quarter Disease 1

Dr Alfred Kinyera, the Kitgum District Veterinary Officer said that the disease was first reported on January 13th after death of four cattle on separate days.
16:21
16:21

Acholi Taxis Operators Decide to Double their Daily Profits Covid-19 Pandemic 1 1

Transport fares from Gulu to Pabo increased from 5,000 Shillings to 10,000 Shillings, Gulu to Atiak from 10,000 to 20,000 Shillings even after restrictions on transport were relaxed.
12:08
12:08

Two More Charged Over Murder of Amuru Police Informer 1 1

The arrest of the suspects brings to four, the number of people arrested in connection to the murder. The others are Richard Okello and Johnson Oryema who were arrested last week and remanded by the court on murder charges.
11:37
11:37

Lamwo Poultry Farmers Struggling With Coccidiosis Diseases Outbreak 2 1

Lucy Acayo, a poultry farmer in Locken village who lost over 70 chickens to the disease, says the high mortality rate has severely impacted her only source of livelihood since selling chicken is her major source of income.
11:29
11:29

Minister Vows to Fight Contractor if he Gives 'Kick Back' to Anyone 4 2

Dr. Acheng cautioned the officials and other people involved in the project against corruption saying most times, it’s the leaders and senior civil servants who cause shoddy work by asking for "kick back"
07:28
07:28

Abera Irrigation Scheme Boosts Vegetable Farming in Gulu District Awach Sub County 1

The scheme located in Ayweri Village was constructed by the Ministry of Water and Environment to facilitate commercial farming among vulnerable households in Gulu district.
19:03
19:03

Five Arrested in Possession of Ivory, Live Pangolin in Northern Uganda 3 1 Top story

Bashir Hangi, the UWA Communications Manager told Uganda Radio Network in an interview on Monday that three suspects were arrested from Agago district while attempting to sell off a live Pangolin. They were found in G&G Victoria Hotel in Kalongo Town Council where they had set up to meet their customers.
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