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07:40
07:40

Family Seeks Compensation of UGX 100M from School for Destruction of Property Koro Sub County 5 1

Grace Adong, a single mother of six children and Person with Disability told Uganda Radio Network on Monday that the school has forcefully occupied her land measuring close to nine hectares.
09:41
09:41

Poor Roads, Heavy Rain Hinder Mass Immunization Exercise in Omoro Omoro District 1 1 Top story

Venansio Okello, the Omoro District Health Educator says that less than half of the children were not immunized within the stipulated period due to impassable roads, lack of transport to health facilities,
07:28
07:28

Omoro Seeks Support for Reopening of Nodding Disease Treatment Centre Omoro District 1 1

According to Okao, two of the 217 victims in the district died after being returned to their parents when the center collapsed a year ago. He asks Ministry of Health to consider reopening the Centre to support the rehabilitation, care and treatment of such children.
11:31
11:31

Omoro Leaders Recommend Compulsory Pregnancy Test for P7 Girls Omoro District 2 1

Susan Akany, the Omoro Resident District Commissioner, who doubles as the Task Force Chairperson, says hundreds of teenage girls in the district are believed to be pregnant.
06:38
06:38

Unknown Assailants Kill Woman in Omoro suspected murder

Amos Onyango, a relative to the deceased says Apiyo left her home on Saturday to attend the burial of a neighbour on the same village but didn’t return. Onyango says Apiyo's lifeless body was discovered around 4:00 pm on Sunday.
17:58
17:58

Braking System Defect Caused Parliament Bus Fire- Police Omoro District 1

The Linglong bus registration number UG-0391H, attached to the Ministry of Health was evacuating 25 patients from Kitgum District to the national treatment centres in Kampala. The patients were on Monday turned away from Gulu Regional Referral Hospital due to space constraints.
14:21
14:21

Gulu's Wakadogo School Selected for Global Education Week Omoro District 2 3

Wakadogo is among the 100 hand-picked schools selected for the world’s largest grassroots online education conference, in support of Sustainable Development Goals on eliminating extreme poverty, reducing inequalities and combating the threat of climate change.
12:04
12:04

FRONASA Fraternity in Acholi Disowns Billy Graham Olanya Omoro District 4 4

Last week, Olanya was pictured at the main entrance of State House in Entebbe Municipality trying to seek an audience with President Yoweri Museveni over unfulfilled pledges for members of FRONASA. He later told journalists that he, on behalf of Acholi people, was following up on the 900 million Shillings’ pledge made by the President to FRONASA Cooperative Union.
08:01
08:01

Company Defrauds Boda-Boda Cyclists Over UGX 100M lock-down 3 1 Top story

Simon Wokorach, the Chairperson of Gulu City Boda-boda Association, says they have recorded numerous complaints from various cyclists, majority of whom are from Omoro, Nwoya, Amuru, Oyam, Pader and Kole Districts. He says they have reported the matter to police for further inquiries.
08:33
08:33

Five Arrested as Deadly Land Clashes Displace Village Residents in Omoro inter clan clashes 1 2

Aswa River Region Police Spokesperson, Patrick Jimmy Okema said preliminary findings indicate that the clashes arose from a land suit case which Jaka clan leader, Bwobi Sezi won against Kal clan, both before local council and Gulu High Courts.
15:18
15:18

Acholi MPs Silence on Controversial COVID-19 Funding Irks Electorate Omoro District 6 1

Only a handful of members have returned the money. They include the Deputy Speaker of Parliament Jacob Oulanyah (Omoro County), Samuel Odonga Otto (Aruu South), Catherine Lamwaka (Omoro District), and Tochi County MP Peter Okot. All the other legislators have remained silent with no communication of intent to return the money or not.
20:46
20:46

Man jailed Seven Years for Battering Granny in Omoro Omoro District 1

Brian Okello, a resident of Ongako Sub–County in Omoro district was recently captured on a video attacking his grandmother Lucy Anek, 82. The video caused public uproar on social media leading to Okello’s arrest and trial on charges of attempted murder.
16:04
16:04

Families of Nodding Syndrome Patients Appeal for Food Aid hope for humans 3 1

They argue that they are facing an uphill task to meet the feeding needs of the children. Many of these had been supported by Hope for Humans, a non-government organization which was set up to shelter, treat and rehabilitate nodding disease victims. But the centre shutdown in 2017 due to funding constraints.
15:49
15:49

Four People Hospitalised After Deadly Clan Clashes in Omoro rainy season

Richard Okello Labongo, the Odek Sub County LC 3 Chairperson told URN that Omoro Central Police Station was notified about the attack in time and the District Police Commander; Peter Mugabi dispatched his team to quell the fight.
10:15
10:15

Omoro Battered Granny Used as Feasibility Study on Rights of the Elderly Gulu Main Prisons 1 2

The 82-year-old granny, Lucy Anek was whipped from her home in Cuda Village, in Omoro district, by her grandson, Brian Okello, 25, a matter which came to the limelight through a video which suddenly became viral through social media. The act attracted criticism from local leaders, Human Rights activists and members of the general public.
14:08
14:08

Omoro Residents Frustrated by Poor State of Moroto Road goods and services 3

Currently, road users whether on foot, bicycle or any other automobile spend significant amount of hours traveling because of pot holes resulting from lack of maintenance.
11:19
11:19

Acholi Politicians Take Advantage of Covid19 Campaign to Popularise Candidature Omoro District 5 2 Top story

Robert Larubi, who is eyeing Toci County parliamentary seat in Omoro District as an Independent crafted his message with an Indian-English accent to catch the attention of voters.
08:59
08:59

Dozens of Residents Flee Village Over Suspected COVID-19 Deaths in Omoro Health Ministry

Kerobino Okot, the area LC 1 Chairperson, says the two were found dead inside their house on Sunday.
14:30
14:30

Four Arrested over Forged Documents at Police Recruitment in Acholi Omoro District 3 2

The Aswa River Region Police Spokesperson Jimmy Patrick Okema says that two suspects were arrested at Kitgum Technical Institute Play Grounds in Kitgum Municipality on Thursday while two others were arrested on Wednesday from Omoro District.
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