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Ochola O. Dominic

Staff reporter District head Subscriber District Head in Gulu, Uganda

I am a trained Journalist with hands-on experience since 2009. I hold Bachelor Degree in Public Administration and Management from Gulu University. I pride in reporting on different beats that includes but not limited to Foreign Affairs; Health and Environment, Democracy and Human Rights, Conflict Reporting, Parliament, Education, Court and Tourism and Wildlife among others.

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18:43
18:43

China-Backed Investor Licensed to Mine Limestone in Moroto 2 1

The company will mine 8,000 tonnes of limestone daily at Moroto’s Rupa Sub-County in Karamoja sub-region.
14:45
14:45

Stop Dumping Counterfeit Electrical Accessories in Africa – Tayebwa Tells EU Eenergy transition 1 2

Tayebwa observes that counterfeit electrical products including timing switches, multi-plugs, adapters, terminal connector blocks, circuit breakers, and earth leakage devices among others are a great danger to the continent as such products can cause burns, electric shocks, and even firestorms.
15:25
15:25

Tayebwa Pledges Transformative African Agenda At OACPS-EU Joint Parliaments Pan African 1

Tayebwa made the remarks following his election by his peers as the East African Representative to the Organisation of African, Caribbean and Pacific States, and European Union (OACPS – EU Joint Parliamentary Assembly in the capital Luanda, Angola on Friday.
13:07
13:07

MPs Ask Gov’t to Fund Extensive Research into Nodding Disease scientific research 1 2

Apart from scientific research and more resource allocation for treatment, the Committee recommended at least three medical staff to be deployed at the designated facilities for effective diagnosis of the disease and prescription of management plans for the affected households.
10:09
10:09

MPs Reject Report on Refugees

Deputy Speaker, Thomas Tayebwa, however, observed that the report had many loopholes, noting that the recommended policy review on refugees is a preserve of the Cabinet.
10:28
10:28

Ssenyonyi Demands Unconditional Release Of Jailed NUP Supporters 2 1

The LOP’s office released a list of 45 opposition supporters who are being detained at Luzira and Kitalya Mini-Maximum Prison. 15 of them are in Luzira including two female inmates; Olivia Lutaaya and Resy Birungi Nabbosa are being detained at Luzira Women's Prison while 30 others are in Kitalya Mini-Maximum Prison. URN could not verify the authenticity of the document.
13:27
13:27

Gov’t Targets to Issue 32 Million IDs by January 2025 1

State Minister for Internal Affairs Gen. David Muhoozi announced this in response to an outcry from Members of Parliament over the delayed process for ID renewals and issuance of new ones by the National Identification and Registration Authority – NIRA.