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15:26
15:26

Kitgum Land Row: Over 40 Huts Set Ablaze In Revenge Attack Pajong Clan 1 Top story

A security officer, who spoke to Uganda Radio Network on condition of anonymity for fear of reprisal, said the Friday attack seemingly stems from Okwi’s killing.
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.
20:35
20:35

Kitgum COVID-19 Task Force Sends Health Officials Under Self-Quarantine Ministry of Health

Sources told Uganda Radio Network that the Commissioner and his team arrived Kitgum on May 25. They allegedly met some members of the district task force and other health workers, toured Kitgum General Hospital Maternity Ward, and were hosted for a talk show on one of the radio stations.
07:49
07:49

Gulu Leaders Want Gov’t to Increase Funding to Lacor Hospital Clinical Services 1 3

The leaders argue the hospital is overwhelmed in offering comprehensive healthcare services among which includes physiotherapy, training healthcare workers and promoting health researches in Northern Uganda.
17:11
17:11

Agago Vigilante Group kills Two Suspected Karamojong Cattle Thieves 2 1

Linos Ngompek, the Agago Resident District Commissioner told Uganda Radio Network in an interview Wednesday that the deceased persons are suspected to have crossed from Kotido district.
17:06
17:06

Health Centre Closed, 12 Medical Staff Quarantined in Gulu unyama sub -county 3 1

The woman allegedly picked the infection from her son, she visited in Elegu two weeks ago. She later developed symptoms similar to those of COVID-19, prompting her to seek medical attention at the health facility.
14:21
14:21

Missing Kitgum Farmer Found Buried In Shallow Grave Pajong Clan 1

Julius Peter Otto, the Omiya Anyima Sub County LC III Chairperson, says the deceased’s body was recovered following two day’s search.
12:03
12:03

COVID-19 Community Testing Starts in Elegu Elegu Border Post 2

The town which shares a common border with South Sudan, approximately 100 kilometres north of Gulu has in recent weeks recorded a spike in COVID-19 positive cases mostly among truck drivers entering Uganda from South Sudan.
11:43
11:43

Covid-19: Three Kenyan Truck Drivers Discharged from Gulu Hospital Amuru District 2 1

Dr Paska Apiyo, the in-charge of Isolation Ward at Gulu Regional Referral Hospital said the patients underwent both medical treatment and psychosocial support and that their quick recovery follows their cooperation and compliance with the health workers.
16:56
16:56

20 Suspects Arrested Over Kitgum Land Row 1 1

Kitgum Resident District Resident Commissioner, William Komakech says 16 of the suspects were arrested on Saturday in relation to an attack at Lyelukwa village in Pela parish last week.
15:03
15:03

Man Kills Father Over Sorghum Murder 2

James Okot, a resident of Apuruber A village in Paibony Parish, Kitgum Matidi Sub County allegedly used an arrow to kill his father Santo Okello 56.
10:40
10:40

Two Children, Mother Injured in Grenade Explosion

The injured have been identified as Reagan Omiya, 2, his brother Ivan Mwaka, 5, and their mother, Christine Akanyo, all residents of Bobi B village in Ibakara parish, Kitgum Matidi Sub County. They are now admitted at Kitgum General Hospital.
07:57
07:57

Hundreds Flee Homes in Kitgum For Fear of Reprisal Attacks 2 2

The locals along with their village chairperson abandoned their homes on Sunday following the disappearance of a man from pajong clan who is suspected to have been killed over a land dispute on Saturday night.
18:24
18:24

MPs Odonga Otto, Gilbert Olanya Face Charges of Inciting Violence 1 1

They were arrested on Monday morning from Cereleno market in Pece Division after allegedly mobilizing people to cause violence against Gulu District COVID -19 Taskforce and the cargo truck drivers.
12:41
12:41

Army Sets Up Four Detachments at Uganda-South Sudan Border 2

Some of the detaches which had been abandoned due to limited personnel were reopened following the resurgence of cattle raids by armed south Sudanese cattle thugs from the neighboring Torit state.
07:55
07:55

Kitgum Revives Plan to Equip COVID-19 Treatment Centre 1 2

Initially, the district COVID-19 task force halted plans to equip the treatment centre after the Health Ministry directed that all COVID-19 positive patients are treated at regional referral hospitals. Gulu Regional Referral Hospital, in particular, has been managing COVID-19 patients within the Acholi Sub-region.
23:04
23:04

Joint Security Team Storms Church in Gulu 1

Geoffrey Onekalit, the Tegwana Sub Ward Local Council Chairperson who was at the scene told URN that the security personnel told him that they received information that the pastor had a congregation which was a contravention to the ban on public gatherings to contain the spread of coronavirus disease.
22:03
22:03

Suspect Dies in Detention at Apaa Army Detach 2

Pabbo Sub County Chairperson Christopher Odongkara says that Onen was apprehended from Apaa Junction bordering Amuru and Adjumani districts at around 1:30 a.m on Sunday, and detained at Apaa Army Detach for defying the ongoing night-time curfew.
16:57
16:57

Little Sisters of Mary Immaculate Gulu Celebrate Pentecost Sunday Gulu Archdiocese 2 2

About 100 nuns congregated at the Convent Chapel of Little Sisters of Mary Immaculate for a two hour morning mass which was led by the Archbishop of Gulu John Baptist Odama. The church was decorated with flowers, bouquets, accolades and placards labelled with the seven gifts of the holy spirits which represent; wisdom, understanding, counsel, fortitude, knowledge, piety and fear of the lord.
12:09
12:09

Gulu Hospital Expands COVID-19 Treatment Centre South Sudan 3 1

Emmanuel Ainebyoona, the public relations officer Ministry of health says they expanded the space at the hospital because Elegu border post had registered an increase in the number of truck drivers being diagnosed with COVID-19.
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