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14:13
14:13

FDC`S District Chairperson Appoints NRM Deputy of Great Reputation 1

Michael Lakony the district LCV chairperson says he appointed Akera to that position as reward for the hard work he has been doing to help the district develop. Akera`s appointment was confirmed on Wednesday this week during a full council meeting at the district headquarters.
15:09
15:09

Court Quashes Kilak North Vote Recount Application 3

Michael Lakony, the Amuru District Chairperson and FDC Chairperson, welcomed the court decision, saying it was their second victory.
10:51
10:51

Five Polling Assistants in Amuru Held for Alleged Election Malpractice Otwee Town Council 1 1

Patrick Jimmy Okema, the Aswa River Region Police Spokesperson, says that the suspects were picked up on Wednesday from their polling station with dozens of pre-ticked ballot papers for the Amuru district parliamentary candidates.
12:19
12:19

Losers in Amuru District Protest Election Results 1

On Monday the two losers stormed Pabbo Sub County Police Post claiming that they had recovered ballot boxes from the home of Martha Aloyo a resident of Palwong Parish, Kony Paco Village in Pabbo Sub County.
15:43
15:43

Voters in Apaa Township Unaware of Location of Polling Station 1

The voters say that they became concerned after noticing that their Voters Location Slips (VLS) being issued by the Electoral Commission (EC) did not have their polling station but were instead marked ‘’Nil’’.
09:52
09:52

Purported Opposition Defectors Fail to Prove Membership to Old Parties Elegu Town Council 2 Top story

All was well until Olaka tasked the purported defectors to hand over membership cards from their former political parties and attires to prove they were indeed defectors. However, none of the purported defectors had a membership card of the opposition parties they were claiming to be leaving.
18:13
18:13

Panic as Gilbert Olanya's Aide is Assaulted 4 1 Top story

Opoka’s brother, who only identified himself as Emmanuel told URN that some people called his brother shortly after parking an ambulance registration number UBA 75 U belonging to Gilbert Olanya in his compound.
12:19
12:19

Falling Farm Prices Worry Amuru Farmers

Susan Atim, another resident of the same area says that most leaders who are currently campaigning are talking about improved livelihoods and yet none of them is concerned about the market challenge they are facing, a factor which has continued to derail them from improving their finances and food security. According to Atim, since the leaders have access and connections, they should consider linking them with serious and better buyers at a fair price compared to the local middlemen who want to hugely profit at the expense of the farmers.
12:01
12:01

Kilak North Parliamentary Candidate Reports Death Threats to Police FDC 2 2 Top story

According to Tugume, the letter was dropped at his home in Pupwonya North village, Pupwonya Parish, Atiak Sub County in Amuru district. He suspects the letter that was written in Luo to be the handwork of his rival’s supporters. He reported the matter at Atiak Police Station, where a file was opened, vide SD reference number 12/17/12/ 2020.
11:31
11:31

NUP Loses Party Leaders in Acholi to NRM Gulu City 1

The latest defections include Tonny Olanya Olenge, the NUP`s Acholi Sub Regional Coordinator and head of the mobilization, Kennedy Otim the NUP Coordinator for Gulu City, Robinson Rachkara the NUP`s party Administrator for the Northern Region and contestant for Laroo-Pece Division.
15:15
15:15

Amuru District in Dilemma over New Sub Counties Ministry of Finance 2

Thompson Obong, the Chief Administrative officer Amuru district says they recently received a budget execution circular from the Ministry of Finance halting the operationalization of the newly created lower local governments due to the lack of finances, yet the EC has gone ahead to gazette new electoral positions for there for the 2021 elections.
18:42
18:42

Tumukunde Promises Change to Voters in Amuru, Adjumani Attiak Town Council 2 1

Tumukunde said that he is the only Presidential Candidate who is well versed with the incumbent President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni and has the abilities to oust him from power.
16:31
16:31

NRM Registrar Evicted for Pushing Dubious Land Deal Cuanza Limited 2

Upon consenting on the form, one would have transferred the power of attorney to the individuals and also giving permission for the land to be titled in the names of the same individuals and not the initial land owners.
12:59
12:59

Amuru District Vice Chairperson Sacked for Incompetence Atiak Sub County 1 1

Michael Lakony accused John Bosco Ocan, who is also the councillor for Atiak Sub County of being absent from his office for nearly three months.
10:49
10:49

Stop Abusing People, Acholi Elders Urge Politicians FDC 1

According to Ocaya, the use of abusive languages not only degrades the respect one deserves but also breeds hatred among the candidates which may turn into violence if not addressed.
16:29
16:29

Police Blocks MP Olanya's Consultative Meeting on COVID-19 Money 5 1

The meeting which was taking place in a hall at Lacor Catholic Parish in Lamogi Sub County ended prematurely when heavily armed policemen led by the Officer in Charge of Operations at Amuru Central Police Station Jonathan Apuwae stormed the area and ordered everyone to vacate or face arrest.
May 16 results