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15:51
15:51

Gulu District Prepares Awach Town Board to Host Headquarter 4 1

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.
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.
15:46
15:46

Regional Cities To Have Two Divisions

Gulu District LC V Chairperson, Martin Ojara Mapenduzi, says the Local Government Ministry has asked districts to consider merging the divisions on account of the skyrocketing public expenditures.
10:30
10:30

Gulu Youths Reject Domestic Coffee Consumption Project 5 1

The youths argue that the project is shrouded in corruption, shoddy works, mismanagement and sectarianism. They are also challenging the criteria used to choose Inspire Africa as the implementing Franchise without the input of youth leaders in the region.
07:19
07:19

Gulu Celebrates Transfer of UPDF 4th Division Commander 1 1

Ojara says Brigadier Kanyesigye played critical roles in eviction of Balaalo nomadic pastoralists and the fight against environmental destruction in the region after serving the region diligently at the height of the Lords Resistance Army LRA conflict.
11:39
11:39

Acholi Cultural Festival Underway in Gulu Town 2 1

The groups composed of the young and elderly then marched to Kaunda grounds with melodies of various cultural instruments in the air. They happily danced to the rhythms and sounds of small and big drums to rejuvenate the lost pride of the Acholi people.
14:53
14:53

Construction of Gulu NGO Forum Offices Resumes 2 1

Construction stalled shortly after the land was acquired after member organizations disagreed on its bill of quantity in 2016. He says the disagreement took a heavy toll on the Forum splintering its membership from 175 to just 79.
07:59
07:59

Women Entrepreneurship Program Plunges Into Funding Crisis 1 1

Frank Mugabi, the Communications Officer Ministry of Gender, Labour and Social Development, says the funding difficulties have forced the Ministry to ration funds among few women groups well below their intended annual target.
09:29
09:29

Oulanyah Mentors Acholi Local Government Speakers 1 5

The mentorship is centered on presiding over council sessions, effective management of public affairs and the challenges which affect their work amongst others.
11:52
11:52

Trust Funds for Victims Boosts Treatment of Trauma in Uganda 1 3

Five years ago, the Trust Funds for Victims engaged the school of Psychology at Makerere University and the Center for Victims of Torture, to build the capacity of psycho-social counselors to respond and treat victims of the conflict experiencing recurrent post-traumatic stress disorder.
16:47
16:47

Apaa Conflict Mediation Committee Declares Weeklong Consultations 2 1

The 16-member-committee established by the President opted for the consultation on the first day of its meeting at Gulu State Lodge in 4th Division barracks on Thursday. They also resolved to conduct further meetings in a neutral venue outside a military installation.
20:44
20:44

Acholi Chiefdom Revises List of Apaa Consultation Committee apaa land crisis 1 Top story

According to Olaa, while the old list had several politicians, the nominated members will be supported by a lawyer and land surveyors identified as Julius Ojok and Mathew Okello.
07:17
07:17

Gulu Trader In Trouble For Selling Expired Goods resident 1

Richard Ssanyu, a resident of Kagoma in Nansana Municipality in Wakiso district was picked up on Wednesday after he was found with six cartons of expired biscuit and toothpaste.
18:25
18:25

Gulu Market Vendors Deliver Relief Support to Displaced Apaa Residents apaa land wrangles 1 4

The 244 displaced persons arrived at the offices of High Commissioner for Human Rights UNHCR in Gulu Town on Wednesday, reportedly fleeing human rights violations, torture and destruction of livelihoods perpetrated by the Uganda peoples Defense forces - UPDF in the disputed area between Amuru and Adjumani district.
15:29
15:29

UN Documents Plight of Displaced Amuru Residents apaa nude protests 1

Apaa is at the heart of a bitter ownership dispute between Adjumani and Amuru and two major statutory agents Uganda Wildlife Authority-UWA and the National Forestry Authority-NFA.
21:05
21:05

EC Faulted for Failing to Provide Ballot Collection Kits in LC Polls ballot boxes 1

The absence of the secure boxes prompted polling officials to carry voters rolls in Khaki envelops to and from the polling stations. In Gulu municipality, some polling officials were seen improvising envelops for collecting back the voter slips bearing the seal of Electoral Commission that had issued to the voters.
20:18
20:18

Pictorial: LC Elections in Gulu Town

The clouds threatened to disrupt the polls after weeks of dry spell with drizzles clearing at about 11am in the morning. Suzan Auno, a voter in Layibi Division said the rains could not deter her from exercising her rights after a long time of waiting.
17:14
17:14

Police Rescue Gulu Polling Officials Amidst Chaos 1 3

Supporters of Independent candidate Michael Latigo, who emerged second with 143 votes, rejected the results saying it had been rigged in favour of Acellam. This prompted Police commanded by Cadet ASP Sunday Nicholas, the officer in charge of Layibi Police Post, to whisk the polling officials away onto a waiting police pick up registration number UP 4626 carrying heavily armed personnel in military and police uniforms.
21:30
21:30

Acholi Team Panic Over Missing Goal Posts at Pece Stadium 1

Mapenduzi blames veteran FIFA Referee Denis Ojwee, the Gulu district Sports Officer, Aldo Otto and district Engineer, Sam Nyeko for the loss of the stadium property.
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