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15:06
15:06

UNMA Develops Weather Forecast App for Users Makerere University 2

Lillian Nkwenge, the UNMA Principal Public Relations Officer told URN from Gulu that the WIDS forecasts between a period of six hours to three months. She explained that the Application was developed to support planning for a day to day operations and also long term planning for farmers.
13:36
13:36

Atiak Sugar Factory Finally Starts Production in Amuru fire perils 4 1

Dan Fred Kidega, the Factory’s Board Chairperson says only 3,000 of over 30,000 acreages of sugarcane in both Lamwo and Amuru Districts are ready to supply raw materials to support despite fire perils that razed down over 100 acres of growing cane.
07:59
07:59

Acholi Leaders Divided over Proposed Agro-Industrial Identity for Gulu City 5 1

Gulu District Chairperson Martin Ojara Mapenduzi who played a pivotal role in the creation of Gulu City creation says the agro-industrial tagline has been chosen for visibility, recognition, and global connectivity for the Acholi people. But a debate immediately ensued among some elite Acholi people questioning the agro-industrial rationale of Gulu City.
10:55
10:55

Traders Count Losses as Unknown Thugs Break Into Five Shops

The Paibona Sub County LC III Chairperson, Richard Watmon told URN on Sunday morning that the thugs broke into five shops and a drug shop on Saturday night and vanished with merchandise and drugs valued at millions of Shillings.
14:55
14:55

President Museveni Fulfills UGX 170m Pledge to NRM Leaders in Gulu, Omoro 2 1

The President had pledged 10 million Shillings, a pair of oxen and an ox –plough to each of the NRM sub-county chairpersons in the districts. But the pledge had remained pending since 2016.
05:43
05:43

Leaders Struggle to Attract Commercial Flights at Gulu Airport business community 1 3

The airport, established in the 1960s' was only active between 1986 to 2006, when it was often used for the transport armaments and humanitarian aid and workers, at the height of the Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA) insurgency in Northern Uganda.
15:44
15:44

Confusion Over Sale of Gulu City Garbage Skips gulu main market 3 1

Patrick Olany, the Director Acholi Scrap Dealers told URN that they collected the skips, wheelbarrows and sidewalk bins last week upon payment of the money in Gulu City Council bank account.
14:35
14:35

Former Street Children in Gulu to Benefit From UGX 678M Vocational Training Project Allen Ayebazibwe 2 2

Christine Latigo the Country Director for Generation in Actions says that the beneficiaries are girls aged between 8-15 years. They were picked from the streets of Gulu City between March and May this year.
09:06
09:06

Market Vendors in Gulu, LOP Defy Covid-19 Guidelines Olailong Market 3 2

The meeting turned rowdy when Aol disclosed that she had come with one million shillings to give to the vendors as seed capital.
20:28
20:28

More than 1,000 Vendors Vacate Cerelendo Market in Gulu financial resources 1 2

After five years in the court, Justice Stephen Mubiru, the Resident Gulu High Court Judge issued a permanent injunction on May 9, 2019, restraining the vendors and their agents from interfering with Ojok's property rights.
10:54
10:54

Gulu City Seeking Additional Land for Construction of Garbage Recycling Plant 1 4

Once completed next year, the plant shall be able to sort out plastic and organic waste and recycle them for various purposes including production of compost manure to sell to farmers in and around Gulu.
14:53
14:53

COVID-19 Lockdown: Passengers, Drivers Stranded in Gulu Gulu Main Bus Park 5 1

At Lamogi Ber Bus Terminal seven buses were equally blocked from travelling. They include Gaaga, Larem, Home Land, Opit, Zawadi and Makome Bus Companies among others.
11:46
11:46

Construction of UGX 107 Bn Logistic Hub in Gulu Starts 1 1

Moses Sabitti the Country Director for TMEA says that the hub will be able to handle more than 500,000 containers at a time.
16:04
16:04

Farmers in Gulu Yet to Embrace E-Voucher Management System 1

However records from ACDP Gulu cluster indicate that only 700 farmers out of the expected 5000 have enrolled and benefited from the program.
16:20
16:20

UGX 98m Rice Hurler Lies Idle in Gulu 1

Ben Ocan, the Latyeng Farmers Group Chairperson told URN on Friday that the machine have not been operating since it was received three years ago.
13:13
13:13

MPs Odonga Otto, Gilbert Olanya Arrested for Staging Illegal Protest Samuel Odonga Otto 3 2

Before his arrest, Otto said that Gulu Regional Referral Hospital has exceeded its capacity to handle COVID -19 positive patients.
10:42
10:42

Two Security Officers Quarantined For Picking Money Dropped by Truck Driver 1

The Aswa River Region Police Spokesperson, Patrick Jimmy Okema told URN on Monday morning that the driver dropped two 10,000 Shillings notes at Customs Corner in Layibi Division Gulu Municipality along Gulu-Nimule Highway, which was picked by the officers.
13:14
13:14

Truckers Waste Disposal Habits Worry Acholi Leaders 1 2 Top story

Michael Lakony, the Amuru District Chairperson says community members along Gulu-Nimule and Karuma-Pakwach highway still stand a risk of infection as some of them pick up the used materials dropped by the truckers.
07:55
07:55

Stampede as Positive Truck Driver is Rounded Up in Gulu Amuru District. 1

Business and traffic were paralyzed as security personnel hunted for suspected contacts of the driver. However, five people were traced and immediately whisked away to the Gulu School of Clinical Officers quarantine facility.
12:46
12:46

Cereleno Market in Gulu Reopened 3

The district coronavirus taskforce and security authorities opened the market on Tuesday on condition that the vendors adhere to social distancing rules, reduce on the number of food vendors and putting in place screening facilities at each entry point.
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