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15:16
15:16

Gulu City Council Earmarks UGX 300M for Rehabilitating Schools 1

According to Openyrwot, schools like Kweyo Primary School have very old classroom blocks built by development partners. He revealed the classrooms have dusty floors and are without windows.
17:26
17:26

Gulu University Guild Sacks Top Officials Over Corruption 1

According to Lapyem, he found the trio guilty of corruption, insubordination, impersonation, misrepresentation of the guild, and failure to serve the students’ community among other things he will disclose before the Guild Representative Council –GRC.
14:06
14:06

Gulu University Management, Student Leaders to Meet over Impeachment of Guild President 1

The students Guild officials last week resolved to expel Lapyem who had traveled to Germany from holding functions of the Guild President and transferred the powers to his vice Winnie Brenda Atim.
10:22
10:22

Gulu Launches Task Force to Improve Education Performance 3 2 Top story

David Obol, the Gulu district inspector of schools and Chairperson of the Education Taskforce says that the survey discovered staff shortage, high school dropouts, lack of menstrual hygiene facilities, poor management, absenteeism, and poor performances in several schools.
09:52
09:52

Schools in Gulu Lacking Menstrual Hygiene Facilities 4 1

Girls from the schools reportedly abscond school during menstrual cycles or are forced to use one sanitary pad throughout the school hours and change from toilets in unsafe environments.
11:20
11:20

Gulu University to Receive Covilyce-1 Funding Next Financial Year Dr. Monica Musenero 1 3

Dr. Musenero says the fund for the herbal concoction has been included in next year’s financial budget pending appropriation from the Parliament.
16:42
16:42

Explosive Kills 2 Pupils, Critically Injures 2 Others in Gulu 1 2 Top story

Abonga told URN that the incident occurred around mid-day on Wednesday along Ogwari Road as the pupils were on their way home. He explains that the minor branched into a bush along the road to harvest brooms where they discovered the unexploded ordnance and picked it. The injured are Derrick Okello (13) and Brian Rubangakene (12). They are all pupils of Bul Kur Primary School in Bul Kur ‘’B’’ Village.
08:55
08:55

Gulu Central High School Finally Reopens 1 2

The school headteacher, Jimmy Owani, says that the school reopened its gate to the learners on Sunday morning under strict measures. He says that the learners, their parents and guardians have signed a commitment form to adhere to the school rules and regulations and exhibit maximum discipline.
06:01
06:01

Gulu Central High School Expels 80 Students over Strike 3 5

Dr David Onen Otto, the Director of Gulu Central High School says that the students are part of the 961 students who are believed to have actively participated, were ring leaders, and masterminded the violent strike two weeks ago.
18:46
18:46

South Sudanese Students at Gulu Central High Accused of Illegally Possessing Guns 1 2

On Saturday there was uproar among parents and local authorities of the area where the school is located when concerns were raised that some of the South Sudanese students have been seen with guns and live ammunition while within the school premises and their respective dormitories
18:22
18:22

Gulu University Students Skilled in Smartphone Filmmaking 4

Oscar Okema, the ICT Cabinet Minister at Gulu University says they are optimistic to become self-employed through cheaply producing and selling films using smartphones since they are affordable and readily available.
07:40
07:40

Rowdy Students Set Gulu High School Girl's Dormitory on Fire 1 3

George Yeko, the Coordinator of Uganda National Students Association (UNSA) in Gulu told URN on Tuesday evening that preliminary investigations show unknown students jumped over the fence to gain access into the school with burning charcoal in metallic containers, which they dropped in the dormitory through the open window.
11:09
11:09

Gulu University Budget Falls By UGX 4 Billion 1 4

This comes as the University council passed a draft budget of 53.7 Billion shillings for the financial year 2022/23, on Thursday, a downtrend from 57.7 billion Shillings passed in the financial year 2021/22. This has left several proposed projects either underfunded or even unfunded.
09:00
09:00

Unknown Vandals Destroy Property in Gulu City Schools Gulu City Council 1 2

Richard Irwenyo, the Gulu City Principal Education Officer revealed that in Layibi Central Primary School in Laroo –Pece Division, the vandals destroyed a fence and all the lightning arresters installed under the FICHTNER Batch II Project.
12:18
12:18

Gulu City Authorities Ban Television Use in Schools for Leisure 1 1

The Gulu City Senior Inspector of Schools, Richard Irwenyo, says that the decision was reached in an emergency meeting held on Monday that was prompted by the violent strike at Gulu Central High School.
07:33
07:33

Two Soldiers Arrested for Shooting Student at Gulu Central High School Gulu City 1 2

According to Kato, the duo was among dozens of other security personnel deployed at the school to quell the violent strike. The suspects reportedly fired nine bullets in the air to scare the angry students.
13:06
13:06

Gulu Central High School Closed After Violent Students Strike 2 1

Denis Odongpiny Odwong, the Gulu Resident City Commissioner, says that they resolved to close the school for two weeks effective immediately.
10:28
10:28

Update: One Student Confirmed Dead, Dozens Injured in Violent Strike at Gulu Central High School 2 2

Nancy Agenorwot, an eyewitness and neighbour at the school who offered first aid and rushed five injured female students to Gulu Regional Referral Hospital for treatment described the situation as disturbing.
07:11
07:11

Dozens Injured as Security Quells Violent Strike at Gulu Central High School 1

Alfred Otema, the Bwonagweno Village Local Chairperson where the school is located told URN that unrest at the school started when the students started pelting the roof with stones demanding that the match be broadcast in the school.
09:15
09:15

Gulu University Renews Demand for Upgrade of Bioscience Laboratory 4 1

Dr. Echodu notes the University’s laboratory equipped with some of the latest scientific machines is one of the few recognized labs in the country, East Africa, and is internationally accredited for COVID-19 testing.
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