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Unyama National Teachers' College Open New Term With Psychological Therapy Sessions social distancing 1 1

David Basadah, the Principal of the College told Uganda Radio Network in an interview that the students and their lecturers have returned to the college with stress and psychological challenges.
11:24
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Religious Leaders Differ on Cleric's Involvement in Elective Politics Catholic Church 3 1

In his October 5th circular addressed to all priests and Reverend Fathers, John Baptist Odama, the Archbishop of Gulu, said Rev. Fr. Charles Onen, the Second Curate of Holy Rosary Parish Catholic Church is no longer allowed to exercise priestly ministry.
07:36
07:36

Teenager Commits Suicide Over Domestic Violence Gulu West Division 1 1

The 14-year-old primary seven-candidate of Bishop Cipriano Kihangire Primary School in Kitintale Kampala hanged herself following a fight between her father, Alfred Oryema and mother, Concy Oroma at their home in Custom corner in Gulu West Division on Friday morning.
13:34
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Patients Seeking Mental Health Services Drop as Deaths by Suicide Rise mental illness 1 1

Freddy Odong, a Psychiatric Nurse and the Project Manager of Suicide Prevention at Gulu Regional Referral Hospital, says the number of persons seeking mental health services has dropped from between 60 to 80 each day to just 9 patients currently.
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17:54

Ugandan From UK Evicts Own Children After Return United Kingdom 1 1

Omona's Wife Jessica Acan, says her husband had returned home with people he called developers and ordered them to vacate the land to pave way for his developments
13:21
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Malaria Deaths Rise in Gulu as Hospitals Run Out of Drugs Ministry of health 2 1

Elvis Okello Romnson, the Bio statistician in the Health Department in Gulu told Uganda Radio Network that the district will in the next two weeks declare an epidemic of Malaria if the current situation remains.
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Opposition Candidates Form Coalition Ahead of 2021 General Elections Rainbow Alliance 3 1 Top story

Speaking at the launch, Mugabe said the alliance seeks to strengthen grassroots mobilization, building strong manifestos for the candidates as well as identifying potential leaders who will work for the development of their electorate.
15:02
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Former Rebel Suspect Joins Race for Gulu District Chair 2 1

Oola, 48, was in 2016 arrested by a joint security force of the Uganda People's Defence Force (UPDF) and the Uganda Police Force (UPF) on allegations of masterminding attacks on Gulu Central Police Station and army detaches in Lakwana Sub County which left two people dead and eight guns looted.
07:47
07:47

Hailstorm Destroys 1000 Acres of Crop Garden in Gulu Paibona Sub County 1

Richard Watmon, the Paibona Sub County LC III Chairperson told URN on Sunday that they are yet to document the destruction caused by the hailstorm. Last month, heavy rains also destroyed several acres of crops in Palaro and Pabbo Sub Counties in Gulu and Amuru districts respectively.
21:16
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Gulu City Mayoral Candidate Released on Bond 1 1

Okwonga was arrested by police on Friday together with his supporters Lucky Anywar and Charles Komakech Oyet while holding a procession through Ring Road in Laroo-Pece division.
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Gulu Hospital Accumulates UGX 260M Debt For Covid19 Patient Food COVID 19 1 1

Dr. James Elima, the l Director Gulu Regional Referral Hospital, says they haven’t paid food suppliers for four months. He says the situation has forced them to suspend providing breakfast to patients and cut down on the meals from three to one each day.
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Gulu Regional Referral Hospital Gets New Board 2 1

The appointment of the new board chaired by Dr Paul Onek, the retired Gulu District Health Officer comes three years after the demise of the former Board Chairperson, Michael Ocan in 2017.
05:05
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EC Nomination Centre in Gulu Overwhelmed by Numbers Awach Sub County 1

There are only five electoral officers at the nomination centre verifying the aspirants’ documents. Kevin Amono, a verification officer at the nomination centre disclosed that from Monday, when the exercise began to close of business on Tuesday, they had successfully verified and nominated seven candidates.
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700 to Attend DP Delegates Conference in Gulu Democratic Party 1 1

Jimmy Patrick Okema, the Aswa River Regional Police Spokesperson says the restriction falls within the guidelines of COVID-19 established for political parties to follow while conducting activities.
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10:52

Gulu Hospital Wants Treatment Centres Decentralized COVID-19 in Gulu 2 1

Last week, it rejected 24 patients from Kitgum over lack of space. Dr Paska Apio, who is in charge of the treatment centre at Gulu Regional Referral Hospital says that they have been forced to borrow beddings from Anaka Hospital in Nwoya and Amuru district to accommodate more people.
11:03
11:03

FDC Struggles to Identify Candidates in Acholi 1 Top story

The incumbent Gulu Woman Member of Parliament and Leader of the Opposition in Parliament, Betty Aol Ocan is facing competition from Vento Auma Agoro for the Gulu City Woman MP FDC party ticket while Anthony Akol, the incumbent Kilak North MP is also facing competition from the Amuru district LCV Vice Chairperson, John Bosco Ocan.
16:51
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Pastor, 50 Believers Arrested for Defying COVID-19 Guidelines Gulu City 1

Kenneth Cupu of Grace Church of Christ in Gulu West Division was found in the Church leading a team of more than 50 people in prayer, contrary to the Ministry of Health Guidelines that banned large congregations in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic.
11:32
11:32

NUP Opens Fourth Regional Office in Gulu Political Parties 1 1

Dr. Linda Zedriga Waru, the Deputy President for Northern Uganda says the office will help mobilize support for the party in the coming elections and will also give a permanent address for NUP and coordinate all its activities in the region.
12:32
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Controversial Gulu Businesswoman Dies Mysteriously Action Aid Uganda

The Police Director of Health Services is rushing to Gulu to investigate Aber's sudden death - Police
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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.
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