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Where Do We Belong? Nobody Can Answer Owukwuk 1 Top story

Ochen is free to narrate his story so that people understand his ordeal and those of thousands of others who cannot trace their fathers or clan years after the end of the war waged by the Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA) commandeered by Joseph Kony.
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Acholi Chiefs Plan for Rainmaking Rituals As Drought Persists 4 1

Rwot Odong Lira II, the Cultural leader of Lira Palwo Chiefdom told Uganda Radio Network in an interview that there is a need to turn to the traditional practices to summon the gods for rain owing to the long dry spell.
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Acholi MPs Disagree Over Proposal for Nude Protests in Apaa Township apaa nude protests 2 1

Gilbert Olanya, the Kilak South Member of Parliament proposed that the solution to the armed conflicts and violence being meted on the Acholi community in Apaa can best be solved through violence and another nude protest.
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Acholi Sub Region Registers 2,006 Maternal Deaths in 18 Months 1

The same report indicates that 18,243 teenage girls were impregnated in the Acholi Sub Region within the same period. Each of the eight districts recorded an average of 2,280 cases of teenage pregnancies. Of these; 3,831 have safely given birth while 2,006 maternal deaths were registered.
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Acholi Paramount Chief Calls for Protection of Girls in Lockdown 1 2 Top story

Rwot Acana told URN during an interview at his palace in Gulu City that the current level of sexual abuse meted out at young girls and violence against children in the Acholi Sub Region and other parts of the country call for collective responsibility.
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Gulu Business Community Send Buses to Save Students Trapped by Transport Hike in Kampala lockdown 1 2

James Onono Ojok, the Assistant Public Relations Officer of Gulu University, says that they have offered two buses of 67-seater capacity to pick up students from Makerere University and those stranded at Namayiba Bus Terminal in Kampala.
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Kanyamunyu's Sentenced to Five years for Manslaughter mato oput 1

Mathew Kanyamunyu’s murder charge was reduced to manslaughter by the Director of Public Prosecution after a plea bargaining session held at the High Court criminal division in Kampala today.
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COVID-19; Acholi Paramount Chief Stuck in London Ker Kwaro Acholi 2 1

Acana who heads the Ker Kwaro Acholi Chiefdom, flew to London for personal business in March. He was also scheduled to attend an Acholi convention that was due to take a few weeks ago, but got caught up when countries including the UK started to lockdowns, and flights in and outside the country banned.
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Acholi Leaders Suspicious of Vast Land Acquisitions Apaa land 4 1

Richard Jomeo, a rights’ activist, says it is under such a tragic context that Acholi who lived in Internally Displaced People camps became incapacitated to use their land productively exposing it to grabbing.
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