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10:26
10:26

HIV/AIDS, STIs Prevalent Among Inmates in Northern Region Gulu Main Prisons 2 2

The committee says that cases of STIs including gonorrhea and syphilis were widely registered among inmates in Gulu Main Prison, Kitgum Prison, Kiryandongo, and Kaladima Prisons in Amuru district.
10:27
10:27

Clerics Start Campaign Against Teenage Pregnancies in Acholi Sub Region UN Women 1 2

The clerics said that teenage pregnancy is retarding the development, growth, future, and health of young girls in the country.
18:38
18:38

It is Hard to Stop Human Rights Abuses- UHRC Chairperson 6 1

Wangadya notes that despite the complaints raised on rights violations, the commission has made strides in ensuring that the level of rights abuses is scaled down including its perpetrators being held liable.
16:58
16:58

Teenager Killed, Two Others Critically Injured in Murram Pit Accident Koro Primary School 1 1

According to Oboo, the victim and survivors were using hoes to extract the murram from the pit for sale when the heap suddenly collapsed and buried them alive. Okecha, who was on top of the murrum, was already dead by the time he was found.
14:10
14:10

New Acholi Kadhi Pledges to Lobby for Infrastructural Development Gulu City 1 2

Sheikh Muzamil told Uganda Radio Network in an interview Tuesday that the Muslim district is lagging behind in terms of development compared to other areas in the country.
15:28
15:28

School Perimeter Wall Collapses, Kills Three in Gulu City 4 1

The perimeter wall belonging to Christ the Center Ministries Primary and Nursery School reportedly collapsed at about 1 am Friday morning during a heavy downpour, killing the trio instantly.
14:28
14:28

Parental Negligence, Poverty Driving Youth into Crime in Gulu City 6 1

Gulu City has lately seen a surge in crimes with the majority of perpetrators according to security personnel and local leaders being teenage gangs locally known as “Aguu”.
12:02
12:02

Gulu City Officials Released on Police Bond Gulu City Council. 1 2

The officials were charged with obtaining money by false pretense, theft, uttering false documents, forgery, and conspiracy to commit a felony.
15:58
15:58

Over 1,000 Children Born in LRA Captivity Struggling to Acquire National IDs 2 8

The children were born in the Democratic Republic of Congo, Central African Republic and South Sudan to women and young girls who were abducted by LRA rebels during the war that lasted close to two decades in northern Uganda.
14:49
14:49

Prof. Openjuru Gets 5-Year Contract Extension As Gulu Varsity Vice Chancellor Gulu University 1 1

Prof. Openjuru’s five years contract extension was endorsed on Friday during the 53rd meeting of Gulu University council. The new contract takes effect in January 2023 after the expiry of his first term of office.
16:17
16:17

Evicted Street Vendors in Gulu City Offered Market Space 1

Last month, the city authorities forcefully kicked hundreds of vendors from the major streets of the city center citing they were illegally operating. Others evicted included roadside bus operators, pickups, and tricycle operators along Gulu-Kampala Highway.
15:51
15:51

Mao Betrayed Our Trust- Acholi Opposition Politicians Norbert Mao 5 1

Former Leader of Opposition in the Eighth Parliament Prof. Morris Ogenga Latigo says Mao’s appointment wasn’t a surprise to him. He however questioned how Mao, who hasn’t been in the government will be able to work on the transition agenda.
16:29
16:29

Suspected Rapist in Amuru Shot, Injured in Scuffle With DPC

Nsabimana reportedly shot at the suspect identified as Jerome Oloya on the left arm while trying to subdue him after being caught attempting to rape a teenage girl.
10:02
10:02

Three Charged with Murder of Amuru Goat Theft Suspect murder by mob

Police identified the suspects as Patrick Nyeko, Jalon Toolit, and Simon Okwera. They are accused of masterminding the beating to death of Ochola on Monday morning from Amilobo village in Lamogi Sub-county, Amuru District.
12:18
12:18

Acholi Chiefs Demand For Monthly Salary from Gov't 1 3

Kenneth Wellington P’Achire, the Prime Minister Padibe Chiefdom in Lamwo District, said that monthly payments to cultural chiefs in the region will help to uplift their socio-economic status, saying that the majority are old and unable to do odd jobs.
16:28
16:28

Acholi Leaders Ask Gov't For Relief Aid 5 1

Gulu District Production Officer Jackson Lakor says that many families are now struggling to have three meals a day due to food shortages.
08:10
08:10

Crime Remains High in Gulu City Despite Arrest of Suspected Thugs criminal gangs 5 2 Top story

Aswa River Region Police Spokesperson David Ongom Mudong acknowledged cases of crime are still being registered. He, notes that despite the recent arrests, it’s impossible to wipe out crimes within a just few days.
07:14
07:14

Man Dies After 5km Run During UWA Recruitment in Gulu 1 Top story

Bashir Hangi, the UWA Communications Manager confirmed Opiyo’s death to Uganda Radio Network in an interview. He said the deceased became dizzy after successfully completing the 5 Km race and was rushed to Gulu Regional Referral Hospital where he died later.
17:54
17:54

Organizations Extorting Money from LRA War Victims to Benefit from Reparation Northern Uganda 1 2

Maria Kamara Mabinti, the ICC Outreach Coordinator for East Africa says they have noted concerns that some organizations are now registering the war victims in the case locations to benefit from the reparation program.
17:38
17:38

Can Gulu City Authorities Sustain Directive on Trade Order? Gulu Main Market 1 4

On Monday, Tumwesigye re-echoed to Uganda Radio Network in an interview that they will not relent on the new directive that seeks to ensure traders utilize the available designated business spaces.
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