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16:38
16:38

Body of Former Bishop Ojwang Airlifted to Pader Christ Church Gulu

Godfrey Loum, the Vicar General of Christ Church in Gulu told mourners during a requiem mass at Christ Church that the body will be taken to the prelate`s home in Awere Sub County in Pader district.
20:35
20:35

Singer Bosmic Sits UACE Exams Gulu High School 1 Top story

Bosmic, however, didn’t downplay public speculation that he is upgrading his academic credentials because of his ambition to contest for the Kitgum Municipality MP seat. The seat is currently occupied by Beatrice Atim Anywar.
19:39
19:39

Child Activist Kenneth Akena’s Family Losing Hope for Justice 1

Jordan Yhang, Akena’s eldest brother told URN that the court process has not progressed ever since the hearing failed to take off in January when it was first scheduled.
07:38
07:38

Acholi Religious Leaders Eulogize Late Bishop Ojwang Church of Uganda 1

Sheikh Musa Khelil, the Acholi Khadi and Vice-Chairperson Acholi Religious Leaders Peace Initiative - ARLPI says that the Late Bishop was a promoter of peace and development in Kitgum despite the turbulence that bedevilled his tenancy which culminated into his forced retirement.
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.
14:58
14:58

Man Arrested in Gulu for Defiling 11-Year-Old Step Daughter Aswa River Region

The minor was defiled on Sunday in Bwobo Aywaya Sub-Ward, Patuda parish, Layibi Division in Gulu Municipality. The case was reported to Mican Police Post by Zainabu Atayo, the victim's mother.
15:07
15:07

Power Outages to Continue in Northern Region - Umeme Manager UMEME limited 3 7

However Tom Awuzu, the Gulu Region Area Manager for Umeme told the leaders that the problem will still persist because the problems including a single power distribution source, vandalism of electric equipment and harsh weather are beyond their control.
07:00
07:00

Gulu Residents Burn UMEME Truck 1 Top story

The Isuzu truck registration number UAN 656X was torched by angry residents after knocking the riders of Bajaj motorcycles registration numbers UEN 625K and UDM 282T and injuring them seriously. According to police, residents ganged up and torched the vehicle using grass and firewood.
14:44
14:44

Residents Storm RDC`s Office Over Arrest of LC 1 Chairperson Gulu Central Prison 6 2

Florence Oryem and Michael Ouna were arrested on Wednesday and later on the day produced before Gulu Grade Magistrates Court on charges of malicious damage. Prosecution alleges that the two on 30th of May this year mobilised hundreds of residents who demolished two grass thatched huts and several household properties belonging to Florence Adong, a witchdoctor operating in the area.
13:35
13:35

One Year Old Killed in Latrine 1

Richard Okello Lawang, the area LC 1 chairperson, says the incident occurred around 6:00 p.m. He explained that the family members waited for the boys to return in vain prompting them to search the latrine.
16:12
16:12

Construction of UGX 6.5 Billion Gulu Hospital Staff Quarters Stalls funding shortfalls 2 1

Dr James Elima, the Hospital Director says that the contractor, Block Technical Services, abandoned the site due to funding shortfalls.
07:08
07:08

MPs Call for Forensic Audit of Gulu University Muni University 2 1

The AG’s report of 2018 indicates that the University failed to fully implement planned activities like; drawing a master plan and business plan for the seven pieces of land. Other key findings indicate failure to rehabilitate the Dean of students Block, Academic Registrar’s Block and Planning Block.
13:22
13:22

Pictorial: Inside St Jude Children`s Home in Gulu LRA Rebels 21 2

The Centre was founded in 1987 by Bernardetta Akwero a native of the same place at the peak of the Lord`s Resistance Army (LRA) insurgency in Northern Uganda. It was also safe havens for night commuters during the LRA insurgency.
09:38
09:38

Pictorial: Gulu 10km Marathon Run Pece Stadium 14 1

The ten kilometres run was flagged off by Father Martin Agwee who represented the Archbishop of Gulu John Baptist Odama.
17:37
17:37

Gulu Marathon to Raise Awareness on Suicide Prevention suicide in uganda 3

The post-conflict region has registered the highest number of suicide cases over the years. A number of cases have been attributed to alcoholism, trauma and domestic violence.
08:13
08:13

Strange Skin Disease Causes panic Among Gulu Municipal Residents Gulu Municipality

Pollypons Candano, the Kasubi Parish General Secretary told URN on Friday that more than twenty people have been attacked by the strange skin disease within a space of two weeks. Candano says he is equally suffering from the disease.
19:11
19:11

CECAFA U-20 Challenge: Tanzania Defeats Sudan to Qualify for Finals 2

First half goals from Patrick Israel Mwenda on the 38th minute and on form striker John Kelvin Pius on the 45th minute was enough to eject Sudan who beat South Sudan to reach the second last stage of the championship.
14:22
14:22

Church Accused of Encroaching on Clan Land paibona sub county 1 Top story

The clan leaders accuse New Jerusalem Tabernacle Church, which belongs to Severino Lukoya, the father of Alice Lakwena, the former head of the Holy Spirit Movement of erecting his church on one and half acre of the clan land.
11:47
11:47

Gulu Seeks Extra UGX28m for Mass Measles Vaccination Ministry of Health 1

The district last week received 152 million shillings from the Ministry of Health for the exercise that will start from 15th to 19th of October. However, they argue that the money is inadequate for the 163 vaccination canters in the 16 sub-counties.
06:50
06:50

Gunfire Rocks Awach Sub County as Police Disperses Angry Residents

Denis Okwera, an eyewitness told URN residents ganged up against the police officers accusing them of conniving with illegal charcoal dealers to devastate the environment. According to Okwera, left with no choice the officers fired live ammunition in the air to disperse the irate crowd forcing residents to scamper to different directions.
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