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08:33
08:33

Gulu Main Market Fails to Operate Day Care Centre 3 1

But many infants are still seen with their mothers in the market, while the centre with a capacity of more than 20 preschoolers is occupied by Uganda Registration Services Bureau – URSB, a semi-autonomous government agency responsible for civil registrations.
15:52
15:52

Gulu Municipal Authorities Clash Over Garbage Management Bardege Division 3 1

Moses Abonga, the Laroo Division LC 3 Chairperson accuses the Mayor and Town Clerk for laxity, conflict of interest and interference with the work of the divisions in managing garbage.
14:46
14:46

Pader Leaders Seek Court Interpretation over Aswa Ranch Ownership 2 1

Godfrey Largo Oringa, the Pader LCV Chairperson argues that the concerned petitioners decided to drag the government to court without their consent and involvement which signifies a sinister motive.
16:22
16:22

Young Innovators Appeal for Regular Mentoring in Science, Technology Gulu High School 3 1

The youths appealed during the ongoing science and technology innovation high-tech camp at Gulu High School. The two weeks’ camp organized by Oysters and Pearls Uganda, a Gulu based science and technology NGO has brought together more than 30 youngsters from secondary schools across the country.
18:12
18:12

Gulu Butchers Demand for 50 Percent Reduction on Slaughter Fee 1 1

The butchers under their association of Gulu Livestock Dealers Association say Gulu Municipal Council is currently charging a slaughter fee of UGX 24,000 and 12,000 per cow and goat respectively, a fee which is so high for them.
17:43
17:43

Locust Invasion Sparks Uncertainties in Northern Uganda grasshoppers 3 1

The UN agency added that the locusts now wandering into Turkana County, pose threats of a likely spill over into Karamoja sub-region in North-Eastern Uganda, which also shares a common boundary with Acholi, Lango and Teso sub-regions. It’s for this reason that many residents in northern Uganda are living in uncertainty.
16:49
16:49

Northern Uganda to Endure Unstable Electricity Supply Until April 3 1 Top story

According to Umeme LTD and Uganda Electricity Distribution Company LTD, Achwa II hydroelectric station in Pader district will create a second power supply source that will put an end to persistent load shedding.
06:59
06:59

Museveni Asks Public Universities to Realign Curricula to Create Jobs Soroti University 3 2 Top story

President Museveni argues that the burden of unemployment can only be dealt with when Public Universities realign their curricular focusing on science oriented courses tailored at solving the human needs in society.
18:04
18:04

Security Blocks People Power Consultation Meeting in Gulu 1 3

Gulu Resident District Commissioner Maj. Santos Okot Lapolo said the group did not meet the requirements as directed by Inspector-General of Police, under the Public Order Management Act-POMA.
08:51
08:51

Prisons Eyes Commercial Growing of Macadamia Nuts South Africa 2 2 Top story

Currently, South Africa and Kenya are the leading suppliers of macadamia nuts to Europe. Statistics from Eurostat indicates that Zimbabwe exported 304 million kilograms of macadamia nuts to European Union countries worth Euros 454 million.
17:52
17:52

Inaugural Acholi National Conference Postponed Indefinitely Acholi community

Christine Akello Lutara, the Organizing Committee Chairperson, says in her letter that the conference that was slated to take place at Sir Samuel Baker Secondary School has been postponed indefinitely.
11:09
11:09

Gulu Archdiocese Partners with OWC to Promote Cassava Growing 2 1

OWC is a countrywide government-led poverty eradication and sustainable wealth creation programme to create an effective national socio-economic transformation to raise household incomes of ordinary Ugandans.
19:26
19:26

UGX 65 Billion Gulu Municipality Roads Commisioned 2 1

The 6.04km of roads were upgraded with 65 billion Uganda Shillings grant from the Japan International Cooperation Agency – JICA.
11:16
11:16

Woman Dies in Gulu Hotel Fire Jimmy Okema 2 1

Patrick Kilama, another resident who participated in the rescue, says they managed to rescue a man in his late sixties identified as Patrick Kinyera from the hotel.
10:27
10:27

NFA Fails to Auction Impounded Charcoals 1 1

Aguti is however, suspicious that the buyers didn’t show up because of the Saturday rain that started from 7:00 am to 6:00 pm. It was scheduled to take place. She however, didn’t disclose how much they were charging for each bag of charcoal.
14:59
14:59

Case Against UEDCL Fails to Take Off in Gulu Gulu High Court

In November, 76 affected persons from Angagura sub country in Aruu North Constituency in Pader District had sought temporary injunction to halt the construction of the 33 kilovolts (Kv) power line from Aswa Dam.
16:50
16:50

Gulu Wants Misused YLP Funds Recovered Through Parents of Beneficiaries Gulu Univeristy 3 1

Andrew Mase Onen, the district YLP Desk Focal Person, several groups have mismanaged the funds and less than 150 million shillings have been recovered from the groups in the four years adding that the district is considering tasking defaulters' parents to payback the money.
12:39
12:39

Police Recovers 29 Stolen Motorcycles in Gulu Josephine Angucia

Simon Wokorach the enforcement officer Gulu Boda Boda cyclists association says all the recovered motorcycles have since been given back to their owners after presentation of documents proofing ownership of the motorcycles.
15:34
15:34

Gulu Offers Land for Construction of Regional Industrial Hub State House 3

The industrial hub project will provide vocational skills training including carpentry and joinery tailoring, shoemaking, stone cutting, bakery, craftsmanship and hairdressing specifically for the youths from the eight districts of Acholi and parts of West Nile Sub Region.
14:25
14:25

Aswa Region Records 15 Road Fatalities in Four Months Aswa River Region 3 1

Jimmy Patrick Okema, the Aswa River Region Police Spokesperson, explains that while police takes the lead on road safety sensitization, other stakeholders like the media and other public institutions should step in.
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