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13:12
13:12

Coccidiosis Disease Kills Hundreds of Poultry in Gulu Palaro Sub County 2

David Oyite Ojok, another poultry farmer in Ongedo has also lost ten chickens to the disease. The farmers say that they are treating the disease with pounded guava leaves and Tse-Tse flies repellents, which are believed to cure the disease.
08:14
08:14

ERA Tasked to Address Inconsistent Power Supply in Northern Uganda 1 4

General Salim Saleh, the Chief Coordinator of Operation Wealth Creation (OWC) says that much as the government is struggling to create wealth and promote industrialization in the region, power inconsistency, and low supply have remained a major challenge.
17:54
17:54

900 to Get Free Electricity Connection in Gulu and Kitgum 2 1

Jonan Kiiza, the Head of Communications at Uganda Electricity Distribution Company Limited revealed that the government procured 2,000 under the free electricity connection policy and that the meters are undergoing quality test for certification at Uganda National Bureau of Standards and that more meters shall be procured.
18:01
18:01

Gulu University Dean of Students Remanded Over Theft Nwoya District

Christopher Mwetwage Mpora, 49 was charged with three counts of theft, forgery and uttering a false document.
15:08
15:08

UMEME Replaces Over 15,000 Postpaid Meters to Curb Power Theft in Acholi Gulu 1 2

Doreen Ogenga, the Operations Manager for UMEME in Gulu and Kitgum, says they replaced the postpaid meters between September and November last year.
14:31
14:31

Gulu District Proposes UGX 31bn Budget for FY 2021-2022 1 2

Out of the total 31, 064,292,000 shillings, Education and Sports Department take the lion’s share of 13,401,589,000 shillings representing 43.1 percent followed by Administration Department that gets 7,293,821,000 shillings representing 23.5 percent.
07:56
07:56

Pictorial: Inside Illegal Charcoal Dealer's Camp in Gulu Paibona Sub County 17 Top story

Sanctioned by the Water and Environment Ministry, the operation was led by Xavier Sekanabo from the environmental police and NFA Range Manager for Aswa Jimmy Ouna.
11:35
11:35

11 Arrested in Gulu for Destroying Endangered Tree Species Paibona Sub County 1 3

They were arrested from different camps in Paibona Sub County on Saturday during an operation against illegal charcoal dealers and loggers.
10:40
10:40

Leaders in Acholi Tasked to Join Fight Against Charcoal Burning 2

Archbishop John Baptist Odama, the Archbishop of Gulu Archdiocese says the reason why the region is struggling to fight charcoal trade and logging is due to dishonesty and lack of unity among the leaders and the electorate they serve.
11:42
11:42

Councillors Give Gulu City Council Two Weeks Ultimatum to Clear Arrears Laroo Division 1 1

The outstanding arrears include 37.4 Million shillings for Pece Division, 12.5 Million Shillings for Bardege, and 6.7 Million Shillings for Laroo and 5.4 Million Shillings for Layibi
10:32
10:32

Thugs Rob Shops in Paibona Sub County 1

Michael Kidega, one of the victims said that he lost a battery, a 32-inch flat TV screen and woofers worth Shillings 800,000. He says the thugs used a master key to gain access to his shop
07:09
07:09

Gov’t Lost UGX 25 Billion to Vandalism, Power Theft 1 1

Jonan Kiiza, the UEDCL Communication Officer says that their annual book value for 2019/2020 indicates that they made Shillings 75 billion but lost Shillings 25.5 billion to power theft, vandalism of electricity distribution infrastructure and losses incurred in the process of transmitting power.
15:31
15:31

Refurbishment of Lira–Kitgum Power Lines Starts UMEME in Gulu 1 1

Jonan Kiiza, the Communication Officer for Uganda Electricity Distribution Company Limited, says that most of the distribution infrastructure along the Gulu –Lira and Gulu -Kitgum power lines have not been replaced since the 1950s when the lines were constructed, something he attributed to the power unreliability in the region.
18:25
18:25

Gulu RDC Summons Electricty Distributors over Persistent Outages UMEME 4 1

He explained that his office was demanding answers to the recurring power outages which had become a threat to the district security due to intelligence reports of a mass protest against their actions.
12:28
12:28

600 Market Vendors in Gulu City Face Eviction Cereleno Market 4 1

In the letter addressed to Anthony Kilama the market chairperson Opio says that the market authorities contravened the Building Control Act 10 Section 34 which prohibits any person from carrying out a building operation unless he or she has a valid building permit issued by a building committee.
19:15
19:15

Construction of Gulu Modern Bus Park Hangs in Balance 1 1

George Aligec Lapir, the President of Gulu Municipal Development Forum –GMDF told URN in an interview that the authorities of Gulu contracted COMPO, a Ghanaian firm to come up an architectural design and bill of quantity before an advert for a contractor be made but that the architectural design was rejected.
13:53
13:53

38 Motorcycles Stolen in Gulu City in Two Months 1 1

George Teka-kwo, the Head of Enforcement under Gulu City Boda Boda Motorcycle Association, says some of the riders lost the motorcycles to robbers at night while others were tricked by thieves pretending to be customers.
19:16
19:16

Gulu City Halts Funding 17 Youth Groups Over Low Recovery Rate poverty eradication 1 1

Santo Otto Anywar, the Gulu City Welfare Officer and the Focal Point Person for Youth Livelihood Project say that of the 459 Million Shillings that was disbursed, only 143 million shillings was recovered.
15:40
15:40

Traffic Police in Gulu Intensifies Enforcement of SOPs on Public Transport Gulu City 3 1

Jimmy Patrick Okema, the Aswa River Region Police Spokesperson says that they impounded Friendship Bus registration KCT 702G from Gulu going to Kampala on Wednesday morning from Layibi Check Point in Gulu City while carrying passengers full board.
17:08
17:08

Gulu City Gets UGX 41 Billion for Road Works Road Construction 1 1

Edward Kiwanuka, the Gulu City Town Clerk says that the fund will construct more than 7 roads in the City totalling 7.788 kilometres. The roads include Oola Lubaro road, Vincent Opiyo road, Francis Barabanawe road, Lakana Odongkara road, Onono road and Nelson Mandela road.
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