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15:22
15:22

Nwoya Investigating Over 200 Child Labour Cases Nwoya District 1 2

Jacob Okot, the Nwoya District Probation and Welfare Officer told URN in an interview that he has teamed up with the labour office to establish the farms employing children before they take legal action.
20:14
20:14

60-Year Old Man Commits Suicide in Nwoya District deaths 1 1

Robert Lakony, the LCI of Agonga village told Uganda Radio Network on Monday that the body is taken to Gulu Regional Referral l Hospital for postmortem.
17:33
17:33

First Ugandan IGP's Family Donates Land Police Post Nwoya District 2 1

Ben Okot, the Purongo Sub –County Chairman says the establishment of a Police Post will greatly help fight crimes and poaching that are so rampant in the area and that the 10kms distance from Purongo Police Post to Tangi Village makes timely police response in case emergencies difficult
18:01
18:01

Gulu University Dean of Students Remanded Over Theft Nwoya District

Christopher Mwetwage Mpora, 49 was charged with three counts of theft, forgery and uttering a false document.
16:04
16:04

NRM Sweeps Local Council Elections in Acholi Amuru District 1

It is the first time NRM has made a significant footmark in Acholi sub-region since 1996.
19:17
19:17

Scars of Domestic Violence Torment 28-Year-Old Mother in Nwoya cohabitation 2 2

Alice Adokorach, a mother of five who left her parents’ home at a tender age says her relationship has deprived her of happiness, by a partner who was addicted to his beer and to the rod. She endured punches and beatings, almost on a daily basis, scars of which remain visible on her body today.
11:09
11:09

Incumbent MPs in Acholi Plead for Re-election to Complete Unfinished Tasks Aswa county 5 1

The MPs include those who were elected in 2016 and are serving their first term of office while others are serving for more than a term under different political parties or independent ticket.
11:04
11:04

Nwoya District Grumbles Over UWA Cash stray animals 1 1

Patrick Okello Oryema, the Chairman Nwoya District says the District only received UGX 490M of the expected UGX 1.4 billion for revenue share of collections made by the Park in last financial year.
18:18
18:18

Delayed Electric Fencing of Murchison Falls National Park Fueling Human-Wildlife Conflict stray wild animals 2 1

Last year in October, Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA) announced that it would install 30 Kilometers of low voltage electric fencing in major human-wildlife conflict hotspots in Murchison Falls National Park. Each Kilometre will cost 50 Million shillings.
17:39
17:39

Tanker Overturns with Gallons of Flammable Liquid in Amuru Nwoya District 1

Aswa River Region Police Spokesperson Patrick Jimmy Okema says that the tanker registration number KBV 279 F/ ZE 3687 Mercedes Benz Actross was carrying flammable liquid from Kenya through Uganda to South Sudan.
10:15
10:15

One Killed, 12 Injured in Karuma-Pakwach Highway Accident Aswa River Region

The incident happened on Saturday at 7:30 pm around Murchison Falls National Park in Purongo Sub-County along the Karuma-Pakwach Highway.
18:35
18:35

Heavy Rains Paralyze Transport in Acholi Oyam District. 3 2

Several trucks transporting perishable goods to markets in Gulu, Amuru, West Nile and South Sudan are stuck in Lii, Alero and Kochgoma Sub-Counties in Nwoya District.
12:09
12:09

Three People Arrested for Vandalizing Bridge in Nwoya commercial markets

He says Turumwomme Bridge was a menace to the community for several years and was constructed in 2019 at the cost of Shillings eight million.
11:14
11:14

Nwoya Approves New Members of District Service Commission Purongo Sub-County

The new team will be chaired by Alexis Billy Ocitti Olum, a retired teacher from Anaka Sub-County representing Persons with Disabilities – PWDs, Vinansio Okidi also a retired secondary school headteacher from Pain-Yai Sub-County and Monica Okot, a veteran journalist.
11:36
11:36

Lightning Kills Two, Injures 35 in Nwoya District sudden death

Jackson Kinyera, the Local Council Chairperson One of the village who the reported the matter to Nwoya Central Police Station - CPS disclosed that the incident occurred during heavy downpour when dozens of mourners were attending the burial of one, Galdino Anywar, a village elder who had earlier on succumbed to terminal illness.
17:22
17:22

Nwoya Woman Commits Suicide Over Alleged Husband’s Promiscuity poverty 1 Top story

Patrick Jimmy Okema, the Aswa River Region Police Spokesperson, says preliminary findings show that Akello sneaked out of her house following the altercation with her husband and her body was found hanging on a tree branch with the sheet of her baby tied around her neck.
17:19
17:19

Teenage Cancer Patient Stranded at Gulu Regional Referral Hospital Nwoya District 1 1

Flavia Acayo, a Primary Seven pupil of Pakia Primary School and resident of Koch Lii in Nwoya District was admitted at Gulu Regional Referral Hospital on Tuesday with a swollen right limb.
06:08
06:08

Woman Arrested for Killing Own Newborn Baby in Nwoya Nwoya District 1

Apiyo's relatives became suspicious when she returned home with no child and no pregnancy. However, she declined to respond to any of the queries raised by her family members, until the pressure was mounted on her prompting her to confess to killing the baby.
15:57
15:57

Clan Chiefs Want President Museveni to Intervene in Acholi, Jonam Land Row River Nile 5 1

The chiefs made the resolution on Monday during a day-long meeting convened at the Acholi Cultural Institution headquarters in Bardege Division of Gulu Municipality. It follows recurring gang attacks by Jonam people on Acholi community along the Eastern shores of River Nile.
11:04
11:04

Five Contacts of COVID-19 Positive Truck Drivers Quarantined in Nwoya Anaka Hospital IV 1

Janet Oola, the District Health Officer told URN that the contacts are being quarantined at Pope Paul IV Secondary School, Anaka, a designated isolation centre for COVID-19 cases. She added that the district has designated 12 beds at Anaka Hospital IV for management of COVID-19 cases.
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