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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.
08:00
08:00

Gulu Irrigation Scheme Undergoing Tests 2 1

The scheme covers 20 Acres of land on the Western Bank of River Abera in Ayweri Village in Paibona Sub County, some 60 Kilometers North East of Gulu Town. He says the Ministry of Water and Environment has planned to construct another 15 mini irrigation schemes in the district to transform agriculture in the district.
06:38
06:38

Farmer's Group Stuck With Rice Huller world bank 3 1 Top story

Vicky Ochan, the vice chairperson of the group says members have been forced to mill their rice from millers charging them exorbitant prices in Gulu Town.
15:24
15:24

Dust Storm Engulfs Gulu Town 1

The storms are characterized by very cold morning and evening breezes. Motorists have been forced to drive on reduced speeds with car head lamps turned on throughout the day. In some offices in Gulu administration headquarters, windows remain closed on the Eastern wing to prevent dust covering the floor.
15:28
15:28

One Injured, Three Arrested in Gulu Power Protest 1 5

The municipality has been experiencing intermittent power supply for the past five years. According to residents, supply is often disconnected for as long as 12-hours, a trend which has destabilized businesses and forced some factories to relocate.
07:26
07:26

South Sudan Refugees In Lamwo Celebrate Improved Mobile Phone Connectivity 7 1

Godfrey Byaruhanga, the Refugee Response Field Coordinator in the Office of the Prime Minister, says communication is a vital tool in refugee protection.
15:29
15:29

Uganda Gets UGX 7.6 Billion for Climate Change Strategic Plan 2

The grant will go towards the development of new bankable climate change adaptation and mitigation projects in view of achieving the national Climate change goals identified under the Nationally Determine Contributions NDCs.
20:03
20:03

EU Gives Ugx 120b to Refurbish Tororo – Gulu Railway Line 2 1

The grant is to support promotion of rural development as well as climate smart agriculture, particularly in Northern Uganda.
18:02
18:02

Uganda Gets UGX 158 Billion Loan to Upgrade Masaka – Mbarara Power Line

The 35 Million Euro financing agreement was signed this morning at the German Embassy in Kampala. Matia Kassaija, the Minister of Finance, Planning and Economic Development and the Managing Director Uganda Electricity Transmission Company Limited Willy K. Kiryahika represented the government of Uganda.
13:45
13:45

Omoro District in Drive to Revive Nodding Syndrome Care Center 2 3

Hope for Humans, the first comprehensive Care Center for sufferers of Nodding Syndrome was established in 2012. It became a safe haven where children with nodding syndrome received medical care, rehabilitation, nutritious meals, special education, and personal hygiene support.
17:05
17:05

Karuma Dam Contractor Introduces Scholarship for Girls 5 2

The corporation on Thursday morning disbursed 4,000 US dollars approximately 14.6 Million shillings towards paying the full tuition of two teenage female students joining secondary schools for four years. Each female student has 2000 US dollars for tuition, exercise books and sanitary towels amongst others.
10:43
10:43

Visually Impared Students Learn Computer Programming 10 1

Claire Kearney Volpe, an adjunct professor from New York Universitys Tandon School of Engineering, says the training is an extension of digital accessibility Lab, a five-year community participatory project of the University of New York.
13:14
13:14

Karuma Hydro Power Plant Suffers Fresh Quality Control Setbacks ministery of energy 4 1 Top story

Sinohydro, the Chinese Company building the Karuma hydro power station has been told to fix fresh engineering setbacks in four major parts of the plant. The parts include the dam section and its power intake as well as underground caverns and tunnels which will lead large volumes of water to six giant electricity generating turbines and later back into River Nile.
15:34
15:34

Gulu University Choking On Debts- Prof. David Kitara 3 1

As a result, Professor Jack Nyeko Penmogi, the acting Gulu University vice chancellor circulated a circular suspending the exams indefinitely.
09:49
09:49

Medics in Gulu Celebrate Arrival of Diabetes Analytical Machine glucometers 4 1

The vital medical kit has been lacking in many health facilities including Gulu Hospital where some 30 children and 400 adults are being treated for the silent killer diabetes.
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.
12:10
12:10

Herbal Medicine Clinical Trial Site in Offing At Gulu University herbs 5 1

Dr. Odongkara says the site will be an extension of extensive laboratory tests being conducted at Mbarara University where scientists have discovered a cure for the multi drug resistant tuberculosis.
12:29
12:29

Pictorial: Karuma Hydro Power Project Taking Shape 4

The plant will generate 600 megawatts of hydroelectricity upon completion. Technically known as a run-of-river plant, the facility is expected to be commissioned on December 16, 2018.
13:08
13:08

Artistes Launch Diabetes Awareness Campaign in Gulu 4 1

A group of six artistes in Gulu district are determined to use arts to create awareness about diabetes among the population in northern Uganda in the run up to November 14th World Diabetes Day.
15:22
15:22

Nodding Syndrome Victims Join Atiak Sugar Project hope for humans 2 1

Ceaser Okot, the Manager Hope for Humans explains that as out growers, the victims will benefit from a government grant of 26 billion Shillings being extended to out growers registered under the project.
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