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20:15
20:15

Six New LRA Victims Assistance Programs in Offing scott bartell 1 1

Scott says the Fund which has since disbursed 8.75 Million Euros approximately 39 Billion shillings since 2008 in Northern Uganda, currently disburse an average of 1.2 million Euros about 5.3 Billion shillings annually.
13:10
13:10

UNAIDS: 17 Million People Waiting For HIV Treatment 1 1

Uganda AIDS Commission says only 980,954 out of 1.4 Million Ugandans living with HIV were on treatment by March 2017 in Uganda. It says in 2016 alone, 14,348 men died of AIDS compared to 9,600 women in the same year in Uganda.
07:45
07:45

Kyambogo University Outlines Vision for Teachers Colleges 1

The university says it is in advanced stages of setting up regional learning centres to de-congest the main campus and enhance access and quality of teachers education in the country.
10:55
10:55

Gulu Leaders Press Govt For City Status gulu municpality 1 1

Martin Ojara Mapenduzi, Gulu district chairperson says the municipality fulfilled requirements for a city status about two years ago. Mapenduzi cites the presence of various hotel facilities, a functional airfield, large labour force and the extended administrative boundary as some of the benchmarks of a city.
17:06
17:06

Gulu DP Members Mourn Ssebaana ssebaana kizito

Democratic Party DP leaders in Gulu district are mourning the death of veteran politician and former party president John Ssebaana Kizito. Ssebaana, 83, succumbed to a stroke at Nakasero Hospital where he was rushed two weeks ago in critical condition.
15:19
15:19

Gov't Delivers Relief to Apaa Clash Victims apaa land victims

Michael Lakony, the Amuru LC V chairperson, says the food relief will benefit more than 1,000 people. Disaster Preparedness Minister, Hillary Onek has asked Amuru authorities to ensure equitable distribution of food relief.
18:37
18:37

UPC Youth Leader Arrested Over Gulu Town Clerk Murder john oola omona 1

Brenda Atim Kinyera, is among nine suspects being questioned in connection with the tragic incident. Aswa Regional Police Spokesperson Patrick Jimmy Okema says the suspects were picked up after a phone printout of the deceased indicated that they spoke to him a few days before the incident.
07:36
07:36

Man Burns Brother In-Law To Death In Omoro

Christopher Odora, the Speaker Ongako Sub County says that after the incident Ojok also threatened to kill his sister Agnes Ajok in the same way her husband had perished.
15:57
15:57

Health Ministry Confirms Germany Measles Outbreak in Agago

Dr. Emmanuel Otto, the Agago District Health Officer says seven other cases are from the communities in Kalongo Town Council. He however, says no new case has been recorded since the outbreak was confirmed on April 27th, 2017.
14:07
14:07

Ongwen Trial Resumes at The Hague 1

The trial of former Lords Resistance Army LRA commander Dominic Ongwen has resumed at the International Criminal Court this morning. The trial before Presiding Judge Bertram Schmitt and judges Peter Kovacs and Raul Cano Pangalangan was adjourned on April 5th for more than three weeks of recess. Today, the judges are hearing accounts of an unidentified female witness describing her life in LRA captivity.
17:35
17:35

Argentina Joins League Of Countries To Host ICC Convicts 1

Argentina has signed an agreement accepting the imprisonment of convicts of the International Criminal Court ICC in its prison facilities.
12:27
12:27

Search For New Patiko Cultural Chief Commences

Acellam Ongaya, an adviser to his highness, Rwot David Onen Achana II says under the Acholi norms, the chiefdom can pick a chief from the immediate household of the younger brother of the deceased chief. Subjects of the chiefdom say it is premature to trigger the succession debate as the loved cultural leader is yet to be laid to rest.
18:34
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NRM's Todwong Discharged From Hospital richard todwong 1

The National Resistance Movement NRM party deputy secretary general, Richard Todwong, has been discharged from hospital, days after being admitted with gunshot wounds.
19:41
19:41

Janani Luwum Family Rejects Reburial Plan church of uganda 2 1

Dr Olara Otunnu, a member of a committee organizing the annual Janan Luwum day celebrations, says the family rejected the proposal to exhume the remains, saying they wont allow any further disturbance. Otunnu was on Monday addressing journalists in Gulu.
13:24
13:24

Artists Caught Pirating Acholi Anthem acholi chiefdom 8 1

Ambrose Olaa, the Prime Minister of Acholi Cultural Institution, says the official version of Acholi Anthem is that composed by the late Prof. Okot Pa Bitek in 1956.
16:57
16:57

Pictorial: EU Ambassadors Retreat In Gulu

They addressed victims of the May 19th 2004 Lords Resistance Army Massacre in Lukodi Village in Bungatira Sub County, 17KM North of Gulu Town calling for truth telling, reconciliation and accountability.
18:14
18:14

Northern Uganda Leaders Push Govt On Transitional Justice Policy 1 2

The leaders say the policy will address drivers of conflict and the negative carry-over of decades of Lords Resistance Army LRA conflict still slowing down transformation and recovery of the sub region.
18:13
18:13

School Arranges Delivery Room for Pregnant Pupil Sitting PLE 3 2

Lamunu Bernadette Mary, the deputy head teacher of the school says the teenager and her parents have been undergoing counseling sessions over the last seven months, to prevent her from dropping out of school or being forced into early marriage.
07:41
07:41

Acholi Paramount Chief Inspires PLE Candidates 3 1

The 2016 Primary leaving examinations PLE should open a new window for education excellence in post-conflict northern Uganda, the paramount chief of Acholi, Rwot David Onen Achana II has said.
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Family: Agriculture Ministry Official Had Recurrent Hiccups 1 1

Michael Odong, an assistant commissioner in the Ministry of Agriculture, died at Schiphol Airport in Amsterdam while on his way for a meeting in Geneva, Switzerland. It is unclear what led to his death but his family says he has suffered from bouts of hiccups and waist pains that sometimes affected his feet.
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