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12:07
12:07

Ongwen’s Lawyer Cites Intimidation of Witnesses Dominic Ongwen 1

Ongwen’s lead lawyer, Krispus Ayena Odongo told the International Criminal Court on Tuesday that the defense team had been threatened. Ayena, who didn’t specify the nature of the threats, said the threats and intimidation are the work of individuals he didn’t name.
14:33
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Gulu Vendor Kills Colleague During Night Party Uganda Police Force

Richard Watmon, the Paibona Sub County interim chairperson says the two men who were drunk and all vendors.
12:59
12:59

Gulu Chairman Charged with Theft

Court heard that on July 21st, 2019, Komakech stole engine number 3L346347 belonging to a government vehicle registration number UG 00090 assigned to Gulu municipal council.
18:02
18:02

Five Additional Charges Slapped on Arua Treason Suspects Gulu High Court 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.
11:41
11:41

Attacks on Boda Boda Cyclists High in Gulu Police 1

In the past two weeks, two Boda Boda cyclists have been killed and five others injured after being clobbered by unknown people. 21 motorcycles have also been stolen since the beginning of last month.
14:49
14:49

Police Orders B 13 Gang Members to Surrender or Face Death Drum tournaments 1 3

The latest victim of the criminal gang is Jino Otti, the LC 1 Chairperson of Industrial Area in Library parish in Layibi Division of Gulu municipality. The gangsters attacked Otti’s residents threatening to lynch him for interfering with their activities.
12:15
12:15

Gulu Environment Officers Demand for Firearms 3 1 Top story

Joyce Aryemo Latigo, the Gulu District Environment Officer, says they receive deaths from highly placed people and their relatives as they strive to investigate and halt wetland encroachment.
14:28
14:28

ICC Drops Arrest Warrants Against Two LRA Commanders

Maria Kamara Mabinty, the ICC Outreach Officer for Uganda to journalists on Monday evening that ICC dropped the arrest warrants after receiving satisfactory evidence that the accused are deceased.
14:41
14:41

Aswa River Police Sniffer Dog Goes Missing After Accident 1 Top story

Four police officers aboard the vehicle with the sniffer dog sustained injuries and were rushed to St. Mary’s Hospital Lacor for medical treatment.
07:34
07:34

Agriculture Officials Confiscate Fake Agro-Inputs from Gulu Shops 3 1 Top story

Deo Okello Latigo, an Agricultural Inspector, says the inputs were seized during an inspection in six Agro-Input shops including Mak-Kweri, Okado, Gang Pur, Pur Lonyo, Lapur Pe Tur, and Lute Agro-Input Investment, all in Gulu town.
10:51
10:51

Police Alarmed by FUFA Drum Tournament Related Fatalities road accidents 2 1

According to Okema, Oryema, who hailed from Kinene village in Pakwelo parish in Unyama sub-county allegedly met his death when he tried to jump off a Kitgum bound lorry carrying football fans and crushed his head on the tarmac.
16:13
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Umeme Decries Vandalism of Power Transmission Lines in Gulu 1

Tom Awuzu, the Umeme Gulu Manager says that vandalism and theft of power facilities is the major challenge causing continued power blackouts in Acholi and partly Lango sub-regions.
16:26
16:26

Thugs Hack Gulu Motorcyclist to Death Pece Division

Jackson Ojok, the Aywee village LC1 chairperson, says the thugs trailed Ongom to his home and hacked him with a machete to severally on the head living him for dead before vanishing off with his Bajaj motorcycle registration number UEX 626Q.
12:27
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Gulu District Speaker Subjected to DNA Test defilement 1

It is alleged that John Okwonga, defiled his niece and impregnated her, while at his home in Laroo Division, Gulu Municipality, in March this year. The minor’s mother filed a case of aggravated defilement on May 30, 2019, at Gulu Central Police Station.
17:56
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Police Investigating Gulu District Speaker over Defilement laroo division

Patrick Jimmy Okema, the Aswa River Region Police Spokesperson told URN that the matter is before the Resident States Attorney-RSA for legal advice.
07:34
07:34

Acholi Chiefs Call for an End to Environment Destruction acholi chiefdom 2 1

David Amone, the Acholi Chiefdom Production Officer and member of the Acholi Working Committee on Charcoal said they are developing an environment action program to protect and preserve the environment.
18:03
18:03

Gulu Based Music Artist on the Run for Organizing Illegal Rally teargas 1

Bosmic, a self-proclaimed Co-coordinator for People Power in the North on Tuesday staged an illegal rally at Gulu Main Market to protest the endorsement of President Yoweri Museveni`s presidential sole candidature.
18:38
18:38

UPDF Hands Over Impounded South Sudan Ambulance 1 3 Top story

Peter Yakata Lokeri, the Kajo-Keji County Health Officer, says the ambulance was impounded while rushing two patients accompanied by five relatives to Arua Regional Referral Hospital.
15:15
15:15

Gulu LC1 Chairperson Arrested for Alleged Arson 1 1

Jimmy Patrick Okema, the Aswa River Region Police Spokesperson says that the two suspects have been arrested to help with investigations
06:54
06:54

Gulu Deputy RDC Evicted for Wife Battering 1 1 Top story

‘’……following his unacceptable behavior of beating his wife in the presence of students and youths as well as staff whom he is supposed to be a fatherly figure, a Mentor and a keeper of the law. The institution can therefore no longer tolerate his behavior,” the letter read in parts.
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