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11:56
11:56

Police in Gulu Gets Tough on Illegal Road Drives 4 1

Jimmy Patrick Okema, the Aswa River Region Police Spokesperson reveals the environmental noise directive aims at streamlining errant event organizers who defy lawful procedures at the expense of the public.
11:16
11:16

Woman Dies in Gulu Hotel Fire Jimmy Okema 2 1

Patrick Kilama, another resident who participated in the rescue, says they managed to rescue a man in his late sixties identified as Patrick Kinyera from the hotel.
16:04
16:04

Court of Appeal Commences Hearing Criminal Cases in Gulu 1 3

All the 44 cases under consideration in the Gulu Circuit emanated from High Court sittings in Acholi and Lango sub-regions. They include 23 cases of murder, three rape cases, 13 defilement cases, one case of man slaughter and three robbery cases.
07:20
07:20

Rights Body Strives to Understand Criminal Gangs in Gulu Jino Otti 3 1 Top story

Now, Nicholas Ogwang, the Regional Human Rights Officer based in Gulu, says while the Commission is striving to understand the Aguur members, the manner in which the suspects are pursued and arrested by security personnel is suspicious.
14:50
14:50

Vandalism Threatens Newly Built Drainage Channels in Gulu Ring Road 3 1 Top story

Kelly Komakech, the LC 3 Pece Division admits that there a number of drainage channels that have been filled up by garbage and slabs broken by vandals, adding that the division has recruited voluntary vigilantes to deal with offenders.
18:29
18:29

Kenneth Akena Murder Trial Set for December 11th

The Senior Communications Officer of the Judiciary, Solomon Muyita disclosed that the case will be heard by Justice Stephen Mubiru at the High Court.
12:39
12:39

Police Recovers 29 Stolen Motorcycles in Gulu Josephine Angucia

Simon Wokorach the enforcement officer Gulu Boda Boda cyclists association says all the recovered motorcycles have since been given back to their owners after presentation of documents proofing ownership of the motorcycles.
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.
18:00
18:00

Activists Call for Measures to Combat Child Neglect child abuse 1 2

The Children’s Act, which came into force in 1996, enables police, community leaders, and local officials to handle infringements of children’s rights. But experts say the law is not an adequate deterrent in cases where parents do not provide for their children.
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.
14:25
14:25

Aswa Region Records 15 Road Fatalities in Four Months Aswa River Region 1 3

Jimmy Patrick Okema, the Aswa River Region Police Spokesperson, explains that while police takes the lead on road safety sensitization, other stakeholders like the media and other public institutions should step in.
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.
14:12
14:12

Five Gulu University Students Arrested in Foiled Protest anti-riot police 2 1

Jimmy Patrick Okema, the Aswa River Region Police Spokesperson revealed the quartet will face charges of holding unlawful assembly and incitement of violence contrary to Public Order Management Act, 2013.
19:12
19:12

Rights Body Decries Appalling Condition of Children Incarcerated With Mothers 4 1

Nicholas Ogwang the Commission’s Regional Human Rights Officer in Gulu disclosed to URN that the children of imprisoned mothers are highly vulnerable group with appalling rights and welfare.
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.
13:33
13:33

Police to Install CCTV Cameras in Gulu Acholi Inn Laoo LTD 2

The CCTV cameras will be installed at Boma Ground - an open space behind Acholi Inn Laoo LTD; Gulu Public Primary School near the Main Mosque, St. Joseph’s College Layibi, Gulu Central Police Station and Lacor trading Centre.
00:27
00:27

Gunman Opens Fire On Peasant Farmer In Gulu b13 criminal gang

In his statement to police in Gulu, Nyeko says the unknown gunman armed with a single rifle on Sunday night at around 23:00 hours opened fire on his Toyota Land Cruiser Pick-Up vehicle registration number UAL 778L.
10:44
10:44

Landlord in Trouble Over Death of Tenant Gulu Main Hospital

Moses Ogwang, the Community Liaison Officer at Gulu Central Police Station, says Kitara was picked up for failing to ensure the safety of his tenants by constructing a permanent pit latrine.
10:42
10:42

Aswa Police Officers Faulted for Involvement in Land Disputes 2

Corporal Vincent Ovulu alias Simon Peter Dwaka, a traffic police officer attached to Gulu Central Police Station was involved land a land dispute between the Lageru clan and Lamogi clan.
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