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14:35
14:35

Former Street Children in Gulu to Benefit From UGX 678M Vocational Training Project 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.
09:53
09:53

Gulu Hospital Struggles to Respond to Emergencies As Ambulances Break Down Covid-19 in Gulu 2 1

The ambulances include one that was in June donated by the Ministry of Health to respond to Covid-19 emergencies and the other given by the government in 2007.
06:16
06:16

UPDF 4th Division Retires 111 Officers and Millitants 4 4

They are part of the 1036 Officers and Militants of the Uganda Peoples’ Defence Forces (UPDF) who have honourably retired from active service in the Forces after completing 20 to 40 years of service to the nation and the region.
12:06
12:06

Health Workers Decry Hostility by COVID-19 Patients in Gulu Elegu Town Council 1 1

There are over 35 health staff deployed at treatment unit and institutional quarantine centre at Gulu College of Health Sciences. The health workers say some patients have been dodging or skipping COVID-19 treatment schedules while others some escape from the center before clinical decisions are made to discharge them.
11:40
11:40

Health Ministry Lifts Movement Restrictions on Gulu District Ministry of Health 2 1

A 14-day lockdown had been imposed on Gulu, after a pronouncement by President Yoweri Museveni to maintain restrictions on areas that had evidence of community transmissions of the virus. At the time, there were 43 active cases of COVID-19 undergoing treatment at Gulu Regional Referral Hospital.
07:55
07:55

Acholi Leaders Demand Lift of Lockdown in Gulu Gulu Main Bus Park 3 1

Mapenduzi says that he has written to Dr Ruth Jane Aceng, the Minister for Health seeking clarification over the lockdown and as well notifying her that Gulu was not among the high risk districts.
12:23
12:23

Acholi Province Fans Seek Support for Playing Staff Jacob Oulanyah

This comes after the players through their captain Denis Okot went to one of the radio stations airing out the dissatisfaction of how they were being treated during this time yet when they won the trophy, they were darlings to many people.
12:26
12:26

Gulu District Receives 30 Tonnes of Relief Food from OPM 2

Ojara explained that the food will be distributed to 2000 most vulnerable households with each receiving 5 kilograms of beans and 10 kilograms of posho respectively.
07:55
07:55

Relief Food Distribution in Gulu Turns Rowdy Tegwana Parish 1

The LCI Chairperson for Tegwana Parish, Geoffrey Onekalit says that members of his executive and four others from the Gulu district coronavirus taskforce were distributing 300 bags of dried cassava pieces and thousands of fresh cassava when the residents turned rowdy and attacked the distribution team.
14:37
14:37

Mentally Ill Patients in Acholi Cry Out for Relief Food 5 1

Patricia Alok an epileptic patient from Kirombe Parish in Layibi Division, Gulu Municipality, says that she and 10 other family members are starving because they heavily rely on her two cousin brothers who are lorry drivers and Boda Boda cyclists.
11:51
11:51

Shortage of Clean Water in Palaro Sub County Worries Residents 2 1

Richard Tek-kwo a resident of Mede Village in Oroko Parish which is greatly hit by the shortage says his family are depending on water harvested from rain and open springs in order to adhere to the Health Ministry`s guidelines.
17:44
17:44

Gulu Leaders Bow to Food Demands by Commercial Sex Workers Pece Division 1 4

The affected group came up earlier to cry for help, saying many of them were starving and pleaded to be classified as a vulnerable group that needs to be considered for urgent food relief. The group also threatened to name and shame leaders who benefit from their illicit trade, who have abandoned them at their time of need.
10:44
10:44

Police Records 35 Deaths in Aswa Region Since Start of Lockdown UPDF 2 1

Statistics from the Aswa River Region Police headquarters in Gulu indicate the most common causes of the deaths have been murder from land wrangles; suicide, hit and run accidents, mob justice, drowning, lightning and domestic brawls.
20:53
20:53

Health Ministry Allocates 17 ICU Ventilators to Gulu Dr James Elima 1

According to Dr Elima, the machine’s are expected to be at the hospital before the end of next week adding that, 10 ventilators will be installed at the regional hospital while 7 will be installed at St Mary’s hospital Lacor.
10:58
10:58

3800Kgs of Relief Food Dumped in Gulu Jumia Mosque 2

Upon his release, Mahmoud was ordered to handover the food items to the Gulu District Coronavirus Taskforce for distribution, which he rejected, saying the distribution process would be abused.
17:17
17:17

Gulu Main Prisons Relocates Inmates to Nwoya Nwoya Prisons 1 1 Top story

Margaret Orik Obonyo, the Northern Regional Prisons Commander, says hundreds of inmates comprising both male and female were relocated to Nwoya Prisons on Wednesday to reduce congestion at Gulu Main Prisons.
20:47
20:47

Gulu Lobbies for UGX 327m Medical Supplies to Combat COVID-19 world vision uganda 1 1

Gulu district has so far responded to 36 suspected cases of Coronavirus. 17 of these received discharge certificates after completomg the 14-days’ mandatory quarantine as required by the Health Ministry.
10:25
10:25

LOP Decries Brutality in Enfocement of Anti COVID-19 Measures President Museveni 4

The ban that started on Thursday, March 26, has seen a number of people arrested, and others clobbered for defying presidential directives that were issued as part of the measures to control the spread of COVID-19, a lethal virus that has attacked the human race, from all corners of the World.
12:27
12:27

29 Revelers, Church Goers Arrested in Gulu COVID-19 1

Major Santo Okot Lapolo, the Gulu Resident Commissioner, says the suspects were picked in an operation that started around 5PM and went on until late in the night for defying the ban on public gatherings.
16:52
16:52

Installation of CCTV Cameras Starts in Gulu Cemetery Road 3 1

Patrick Jimmy Okema the Aswa River Region Police Spokesperson revealed that the installations will include Automatic Number Plate (ANP) cameras to track stolen motor vehicles.
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