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Teachers Rallied to Rollout Revised Curriculum in Acholi Agriculture 1 5

The curriculum has attracted nationwide criticism among members of the public and educationists. Last week, the Parliament of Uganda suspended its implementation after a heated plenary on grounds of inadequate stakeholder consultation. They said that the schools were not adequately prepared to roll out the new curriculum.
08:33
08:33

Gulu Main Market Fails to Operate Day Care Centre 1 3

But many infants are still seen with their mothers in the market, while the centre with a capacity of more than 20 preschoolers is occupied by Uganda Registration Services Bureau – URSB, a semi-autonomous government agency responsible for civil registrations.
16:10
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Acholi Teachers: We Are Half Baked to Roll Out Revised Curriculum Kitgum Town College 4 2 Top story

Isaac Ocan, a Biology and Chemistry teacher at St. Pope Paul II College, a private Catholic boarding school in Gulu reveals that the knowledge to roll out the program is not yet well internalized and digested by teachers.
14:33
14:33

Top PLE Pupils in Gulu, Omoro Uncertain of Joining Secondary financial aid 4 5

In Gulu and neighboring Pader, Kitgum, Amuru and Nwoya districts, numerous scholarship schemes existed during the armed insurgency offered by non-governmental organizations like Invisible Children, Window Trust, Acholi Education Initiative and Comboni Samaritans of Gulu among others but such initiatives ended when the organizations scaled down their operations.
14:46
14:46

Pader Leaders Seek Court Interpretation over Aswa Ranch Ownership 1 2

Godfrey Largo Oringa, the Pader LCV Chairperson argues that the concerned petitioners decided to drag the government to court without their consent and involvement which signifies a sinister motive.
21:18
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Protests As NRM Conducts Party Elections in Gulu 2021 polls 3 Top story

She verbally exchanged words with Betty Atim, the Gulu District NRM Women League Chairperson accusing her of taking sides by conniving with the NRM party Electoral Commission to distribute exercise book papers for voters to write the names of their candidates, something she said was confusing to voters.
09:43
09:43

LOP Frustrated Over Absenteeism of Shadow Cabinet from Meetings 2 1

Speaking to URN in an interview, Aol disclosed that members of her Shadow Cabinet are frustrating her administration by habitually absconding from meetings.
06:59
06:59

Museveni Asks Public Universities to Realign Curricula to Create Jobs Soroti University 2 3 Top story

President Museveni argues that the burden of unemployment can only be dealt with when Public Universities realign their curricular focusing on science oriented courses tailored at solving the human needs in society.
18:04
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Security Blocks People Power Consultation Meeting in Gulu 3 1

Gulu Resident District Commissioner Maj. Santos Okot Lapolo said the group did not meet the requirements as directed by Inspector-General of Police, under the Public Order Management Act-POMA.
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People Power Poised to Consult in Gulu Without Kyagulanyi 3 1 Top story

Tonny Olanya Olenge, the Acholi Region People Power Coordinator asserts that youth have been adequately mobilized to advance the legislator’s ideology that resonates with them.
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LOP Hosts Xmas Party for Over 1,000 Children 2 1 Top story

Accompanied by clergymen who conducted a brief mass, other local leaders and parents, Aol hosted the children to a sumptuous lunch after slaughtering a cow and served them with soft drinks, water and confectioneries.
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Gulu Wants Misused YLP Funds Recovered Through Parents of Beneficiaries Gulu Univeristy 1 3

Andrew Mase Onen, the district YLP Desk Focal Person, several groups have mismanaged the funds and less than 150 million shillings have been recovered from the groups in the four years adding that the district is considering tasking defaulters' parents to payback the money.
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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.
11:47
11:47

IUEA Wins University Debate Competition Gulu University 3 1

A total of 48 teams from across 23 Universities and Tertiary Institutions in Uganda including two Universities from Kenya; Pioneer International University and Strathmore University participated in the nine days of the competition that began on 1st November and ended on Friday.
12:20
12:20

Lack of Land Titles Hindering Expansion of Gulu University 1 3

In 2002, the University unveiled a master plan for 742 acres of land but the plans remained on paper because of lack ownership documents, hampering the implementation of the intended plans.
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12:11

Gulu Interim UPC Chairperson Vows to Revamp Party Sheraton Hotel 4 1

Okoya, a former journalist was appointed interim UPC Chairperson last month following the death of Benjamin Oola Ameda who succumbed to stroke in August.
19:43
19:43

People Power Youth Chairperson ‘’Bosmic Otim’’ Arrested in Gulu Cereleno Market 1

Nyangkol told URN in an interview at Gulu Central Police Station that Otim was arrested while addressing vendors and youths at Cereleno Market along Ring Road in Pece Division Gulu Municipality.
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Gulu District UPC Chairperson Dead referendum 1

Samuel Oduny, the deceased’s brother says that Ameda in his 60s succumbed to a stroke on Tuesday evening from Gulu Regional Referral Hospital.
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11:46

Uganda National Dialogue: Gulu Leaders Call for Constitutional Review james ogoola 1

Justine Obol, the Gulu District Democratic Party Secretary argued that although article (1) of the constitution states that power belongs to the people, this isn’t reflected in the country.
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Five Additional Charges Slapped on Arua Treason Suspects by-election 4 1

The charges include incitement of violence, disobedience of lawful orders and going armed in certain places contrary to section 75 (b) of the penal code act. Other counts include failure to prevent obstruction of traffic flow, confusion, or disorders during a public meeting contrary to Public Order Management Act, and failure to give right of way contrary to the traffic and road safety act.
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