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Govt to Establish Memorial on Uganda's Dark History idi amin dada 3 Top story

The memorial will have information about the Lords Resistance Army-LRA war that ravaged northern Uganda for more than two decades, the Luweero Triangle guerilla war that ushered in the National Resistance Army led by President Yoweri Museveni, and moments about the history of Uganda under Idi Amin Dada.
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LRA Attacks, Abductions Declining - Report dominic ongwen 1

The Lords Resistance Army LRA rebel attacks on civilians in Central African Republic CAR and neighbouring countries are on a decline, the LRA Crisis Tracker reveals. Brigadier Richard Karemire, the Uganda Peoples Defence Forces UPDF spokesperson, says that the decline in abductions and attacks shows that the LRA is no more. He says thats why the UPDF started withdrawing from CAR, adding that they have neutralised the rebel capacity to make war.
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Gulu Orthopedic Workshop Hit by Lack of Funds landmine victims 1 2 Top story

The workshop was established by NGOs and Government in 1996 at the peak of the insurgency in Northern Uganda to cater for landmine victims and other patients.
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Museveni\'s Support in Southern Uganda has Dwindled-Besigye fdc party elections 1 2

According to Besigye, Museveni previously commanded support in Southern Uganda because of concentrating development projects and employments there but the voters are now yearning for change.
16:05
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Gulu Municipality Residents Demonstrate Against MP Okumu mp acire 1 2

The hand hoes were released through the Office of the Prime Minister early this month to help communities in northern Uganda to improve their productivity through farming. Each constituency in Northern Uganda is meant to receive 5000 hand hoes under a programme to eradicate poverty in the post conflict region.
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Northern MPs Bicker Over OPM Hand Hoes northern insurgency 1

Okumu the Aswa MP says that he will not give Acire the over 5000 hoes since Acire has disassociated himself from the Acholi parliamentary group.
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We Were Tricked to Join Anti-Mbabazi Demo - Crime Preventers aruu mp odonga otto 3 1 Top story

The group says it unknowingly joined the procession from corner Kamdini to Karuma after being told that they were scheduled for a three months training in Masindi district. They were picked from the four divisions in Gulu Municipality.
09:52
09:52

No Traditional Justice on Crimes against Humanity, War Crimes - Court northern insurgency 2

The ruling follows a plea by local leaders in Northern Uganda and relatives to rebels in the Lord\'s Resistance Army who have been advocating for a traditional justice system instead of modern courts of law in the trial of the arrested LRA commanders.
09:58
09:58

Army Starts Marking Small Fire Arms in Northern Uganda illegal arms 1

According to Makmot, 97 percent of the police firearms have been marked since the programme was rolled out.
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14:46

Top LRA commanders, Returnees Undergo Ritual Cleansing amnesty 3 3

The Ritual Cleansing ceremony at Acholi Chiefdom in Bar dege division in Gulu Municipality on Thursday also saw all of the 84 returnees receive amnesty certificates, a confirmation that they will not be arrested for any crimes committed in relations to the LRA war.
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CAA Unveils Gulu Airport Master plan Execution regional trade

CAA spokesperson Ignatius Igundura says that the master plan and engineering design as produced by Gauff Consultants Limited have been completed and handed over to the Government. He says Government is now sourcing for the shs 120 billion required to redesign the airport to international standards.
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180 Widows of UPDF Soldiers Miss Out on Pensions northern insurgency 2

Acayo says she is finding it difficult to pay school fees and also provide food for her children.
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Acholi Leaders Plot to block Amuru Land Survey northern insurgency 1

The move follows a series of correspondences between the Attorney General Peter Nyombi and Lands Minister Daudi Migereko instructing that the land in Lakang, Bana and Kololo villages in Amuru be Surveyed. Nyombi also advised that the occupants of the same be established and their properties recorded and valued to pave way for the project.
07:35
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Gulu District Passes Ordinance on Gender Based Violence wife battering

Martin Ojara Mapenduzi, the Gulu LC V chairperson says the law seeks to among other things protect and promote the rights of Gender based violence victims, prevent Gender based Violence, reduce psychological and physical injuries and death.
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Acholi Leaders Want OPM Ejected from PRDP Implementation northern insurgency

Gulu Woman MP Betty Aol Ochan says with such a magnitude of corruption, OPM is not the right office to manage PRDP resources. The plan was estimated to cost US$1.1 trillion, 30% of which is provided by the government of Uganda while the 70% comes from Development partners.
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Tears of Joy as UPDF Trainee Pilot Reunites With His Sister Abducted by LRA amnesty commission 1 2

Abang was abducted by the rebels from Panjok village in Minakulu town in Oyam district together with her three siblings.
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Acholi Region Secures Ugx 25Billion Water project for resettled IDPs northern insurgency

The Ugx 25 Billion project to be executed by the ministry of water and environment will see the construction of 75 deep boreholes the districts of Amuru, Gulu, Nwoya, Lamwo, Kitgum, Pader and Agago. Six piped water facilities will be supplied in Koch goma, Unyama, Awere, Kitgum Matidi, corner Kilak and Adilang rural growth centers.
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War Survivors Unhappy About US Reward to LRA Ex-combatants northern insurgency

Nighty Adong, a mother of seven from Pamuja parish in Amuru district lived in captivity for three years.
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US Army Rewards Ex Combatants for Information on LRA. ex-combatants 1 2

The Rewards Program is a US Government Initiative that offers incentives for information. It provides monetary, goods, or services rewards for information and other nonlethal assistance beneficial to force protection or operations against international terrorism.
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