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06:52
06:52

Chief Justice Owiny Dollo Cautions Acholi Leaders Against Inciting Violence in Apaa Township Apaa land conflict 1 3

A section of Members of Parliament and Acholi leaders including former Presidential Candidate Norbert Mao had said that the long-standing Apaa conflicts which are being meted on the community require local means to end it. Among the suggestions was retaliation and staging nude protests to call for immediate intervention from the government and rights bodies.
07:25
07:25

Teenage Pregnancies: Acholi Cultural Leaders Fault Parents Over Negligence 7 1 Top story

Poppy Paul Arop, the Pagen Clan Chief who also doubles as Chairperson of all clan Chiefs in East Acholi says parents have the responsibilities to liaise with the relevant authorities in their community to ensure issues of teenage pregnancy stops.
15:46
15:46

Rwot Acana Faults Local Leaders for Abetting Environmental Destruction 2 1

Rwot Acana described the local leaders whom he didn’t mention by names as the worst people dragging the region backward through their acts of assisting in cutting down trees.
13:27
13:27

Acholi Paramount Chief Defends Bride Price Regulation 2 1

Speaking to Uganda Radio Network in an interview, Rwot Acana says the cultural institution was right to intervene in the marriage woes in the region saying the ceremony had turned commercial and uncultured.
18:51
18:51

Kanyamunyu Set for Acholi Cleansing Ritual After Akena Family Pardon Mathew Kanyamunyu 2 Top story

The two antagonists then kneel down opposite each other with their arms folded at their backs and they bend without touching the ground to drink a bitter solution made from Oput tree in a calabash. The drinking of the bitter herb, mixed with a lamb's blood, means that the two conflicting parties accept "the bitterness of the past and promise never to taste such bitterness again."
17:49
17:49

Low Cost Houses for Acholi Chiefs Dilapidated 4 1

The two-bedroom houses with a sitting room, kitchen, servants' quarters and a store that were built out of hydra foam bricks have now become inhabitable as their ceilings, windows, walls, veranda and roofs have run-down.
12:10
12:10

Acholi Cultural Leaders Caution Residents Against Bush Burning 4 1

Paul Poppy Arop, the Pagen Clan Chief, in Kitgum district who also doubles as the chairperson of all cultural leaders in East Acholi says such practices have partly led to the current change in the rainfall patterns being experienced.
11:40
11:40

Acholi Leaders Break Silence On Exorbitant Bride Price 2 1

The Lamwo Resident District Commissioner, Nabinson Kidega says his office has got numerous complaints from young men about the exorbitant bride price imposed on them by their in-laws. Kidega says the vice has discouraged many young from marrying their spouses.
14:31
14:31

Acholi Chief Court Subjects To Raise Funds For Cultural Festival kitgum municipality 2 3 Top story

Speaking at the launch of the third Acholi Cultural Festival at Bomah Hotel in Kitgum Municipality on Friday, Acana said the success of the festival greatly depends on contributions of people in the region.
14:08
14:08

Thousands Bid Farewell to Deputy Acholi Paramount Chief 4

Lugai 93 passed on last month from Gulu Regional Referral Hospital in Gulu District after a long battle with pneumonia and prostate cancer.
15:15
15:15

Acholi Cultural Institution Mourns Former Deputy Paramount Chief 3

The Patiko Clan Chief Collins Muttu Atiko II says Lugai’s death is the third blow to have struck the cultural institution citing the death of two other influential cultural leaders in the last one and half month.
07:30
07:30

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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