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16:42
16:42

Gov't Earmarks UGX 114b for Projects in Northern Uganda food security 1 1 Top story

The project aimed at improving food security, infrastructural development and good governance in five sub-regions of Acholi, Karamoja, Lango, Teso and West Nile are funded by European Union.
19:00
19:00

Mothers of Nodding Victims Receive UGX 10 Million nodding disease 1

The money is meant to support mothers in Odek sub-county Omoro district. It will be put in the womens Savings and Credit group where the women can borrow and save.
16:53
16:53

MPs Take Voluntary Visit to Nodding Syndrome Affected Areas northern uganda 2

Nodding syndrome, according to the World Health Organisation, affects children between the ages of 5 and 15 years old, causing progressive cognitive dysfunction, neurological deterioration, stunted growth and a characteristic nodding of the head. Despite numerous and extensive investigations, very little is known about the cause of the disease.
19:01
19:01

MPs Seek UGX 1.2 Billion for Nodding Syndrome Treatment Centres ministry of health

The request is in support of a proposal by Dr David Lagoro Kitara, a senior medical Doctor attached to Gulu University. Dr Lagoro suggested a monthly allocation of 50 million Shillings to two centres set up to manage Nodding patients in Odek and Tumangur.
20:08
20:08

Nodding Disease Caused 130 Deaths In Northern Uganda nodding syndrome 1

Health Minister, Ruth Aceng denied having neglected the affected persons.
11:53
11:53

Constant Power Outages Irk Consumers northern uganda 3

Patrick Obwana, a businessman in Moroto town, says although power instability has been common in past years, it intensified from December last year. According to Obwana, the power outages have been worse in the past two weeks.
09:30
09:30

NDC: Gov't to Roll Out Indoor Residual Spraying Exercise acholi

Jimmy Opigo, the Program Manager, National Malaria Control Programme in the Ministry of Health, says there was a reduction of malaria cases from 65 percent to 7.5 percent in the five years IRS was used in Lango and Acholi regions.
13:59
13:59

Falsified Simcard Data Hinders Police Investigations northern uganda 1

Police spokesperson, Fred Enanga, says Katende is one of the few suspects who have confessed to have paid a telecommunication agent to alter his details.
09:23
09:23

Rubaga Presiding Officers Strike northern uganda 1

Nathan Tenamelo, the Assistant presiding officer of Dome polling station told URN that they wouldnt conduct the polls until they are paid by the Commission.
12:21
12:21

Police Armored Trucks Arrive in the Country elections 2016

Police spokesperson, Fred Enanga, says some of the armored vehicles will be put to use under the Somalia peace keeping Mission.
11:13
11:13

Mbabazi Pledges Affirmative Action For Northern Uganda prdp funds cut 2 2

Nobert Mao, the Gulu DP president assured voters that Mbabazi will deliver the desired change given the fact that he understands how the current regime and Museveni operate.
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14:58

DP Leaders Strategize for Mbabazi Campaigns northern uganda 4 1

Norbert Mao, the DP president says they are meeting to draft strategies of how to campaign for Mbabazi.
14:39
14:39

Mao Rallies Support For Mbabazi in Gulu northern uganda 1

Democratic Party President, Norbert Mao on Saturday appealed to residents of Gulu Municipality to back former premier, Amama Mbabazi.
11:12
11:12

NDA Closes 108 Drug Shops In N. Uganda northern uganda 1 1

The drug shops were shut down by the National Drug Authority because they were not licensed, while others were being run by unqualified people.
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16:31

Northern Uganda Records 22,000 Malaria Cases, 160 Deaths mosquito nets 3 1 Top story

She says this has resulted into proliferation of the vectors and increased infectious bites in a population with reduced immunity to malaria in the region.
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17:06

NRM Youths Mock Amama, Declare him Politically Dead nrm factions 3 3 Top story

Michael Okello, the mastermind of the procession says they decided to bury Mbabazi as a sign that he belongs to the past. Okello adds that Mbabazi\'s candidature is a mockery to the Ugandan population.
11:55
11:55

ICC Appeals to Witnesses for Information on Ongwen\'s Case joseph kony 3 1

The International Criminal Court (ICC) has appealed to witnesses to provide information and testimonies relevant to the case of Dominic Ongwen, the former LRA commander who stands accused of crimes against humanity and War crimes.
10:18
10:18

Parliament approves UGX 150 Billion Loan for Northern Uganda 2

Agago, Amuru, Pader, Adjumani, Gulu, Lamwo, Kitgum and Nwoya districts have been earmarked to benefit from the Programme for Restoration of Livelihoods in Northern Uganda, which will target about 300,000 households.
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07:36

USAID to Close Gulu Regional Office lra insurgency

Sources attribute the closure of the office to the firing of staff. One of the affected workers confirmed their sacking on September 5th for breach of trust.
11:24
11:24

Gulu University Justifies Peace and Conflict Studies northern uganda 1

Pen-Mogi said that it would have been insensitive and irrational for the University to ignore the needs of the population in Northern Uganda which was subjected to over two decades of untold suffering at the hands of the Lord's Resistance Army-LRA rebellion.
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