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15:51
15:51

Gulu District Prepares Awach Town Board to Host Headquarter 1 4

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.
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.
20:03
20:03

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

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 3 2

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 1 4 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 1 3

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.
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.
15:16
15:16

Pictorial: USMID Project Changes Face of Gulu 2

More than 10 Kilometers of roads have been completed in Gulu municipality, formerly, the epicenter of the two decades of brutal conflict by the Lords Resistance Army LRA.
14:40
14:40

Buliisa District Sets Up Committee on Land For Oil Acquisition oil refinery plant

Persons affected by the construction of oil refinery in Buliisa district have formed a committee to coordinate their resettlement. The purpose of the committee, known as Buliisa District Resettlement Coordination Committee DIRCO will be to raise awareness of resettlement requirements and foster cooperation with government and oil companies.
08:37
08:37

UWA Acquires Phone Tracer to Fight Wildlife Trafficking 3 1 Top story

The i2 pattern tracer allows the user to quickly search through phone call data sets and provide a brief overview of the selected the data.
16:21
16:21

Gulu Seeks UGX 3Billion To Construct New Council Building 1

Martin Ojara Mapenduzi, Gulu district chairperson says the construction of the building stalled after Invisible Children Uganda, a charity organisation that had offered to build the complex ran out of funds.
17:07
17:07

Solar Eclipse: Foreign Tourists Dominate Gulu Guest Lists

Hotels in and around Gulu Town are already fast filling up with tourists visiting the northern part of the country, a week to the famous hybrid solar eclipse on November 3rd.
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