Gulu Registers 643 PLE Candidate in Division One in 10 Years Unlike schools in the central and western regions, in the last ten years, Gulu district has registered only 643 candidates in Division One in Primary Leaving Examinations (PLE) out of the 43,471... Read more
Odama calls for meaningful integration of former abductees by local communities The archbishop of Northern Uganda, His Grace John Baptist Odama has said its time for Humanity to be one ... Read more
Amuru Jubilates Nyombi’s departure due to Madhivani land involvement James Owich Residents of Amuru district are in a celebratory mood after the news that President Yoweri Museveni dropped Mr Peter Nyombi from Cabinet as Attorney General in his recent reshuffle. The... Read more
Apaa Border sensitization meeting ends prematurely A meeting organized last week to sensitize leaders from Adjumani and Amuru on the controversial Apaa border ended in chaos. The committee of leaders was set up by General Kahinda... Read more
Apaa Border sensitization meeting ends prematurely A meeting organized last week to sensitize leaders from Adjumani and Amuru on the controversial Apaa border ended in... Read more
Muslims Protest Road Construction on Gulu cemetery Muslims in Gulu district have strongly protested a plan by Gulu Municipal Council authorities to construct a new road... Read more
Gulu Registers 643 PLE Candidate in Division One in 10 Years Unlike schools in the central and western regions, in the last ten years, Gulu district has registered only 643... Read more
Amuru Jubilates Nyombi’s departure due to Madhivani land involvement James Owich Residents of Amuru district are in a celebratory mood after the news that President Yoweri Museveni dropped Mr Peter... Read more
Lukodi massacre survivors express bitterness over adjournment of Dominic Ongwen’s case The Survivors of Lukodi Massacre last Saturday expressed bitterness over the extension of the hearing of the case... Read more
Witness protection key in Ongwen’s trial says ICC Chief Ms Fatou Bensouda, the Chief Prosecutor for the International Criminal Court (ICC) has said they have learned a lot... Read more
1,800 vendors to relocate to Gulu Main Market in April At least 1, 8000 vendors will be relocated to Gulu Main Market by April this year. The multi -billion shillings... Read more
World Bank to releases additional Shs10 Billion to Gulu Municipal Council The World Bank will this financial year release additional Shs10.6 billion to Gulu Municipal Council under the Uganda... Read more
Odama calls for meaningful integration of former abductees by local communities The archbishop of Northern Uganda, His Grace John Baptist Odama has said its time for Humanity to be one ... Read more
Amuru RDC accused of confiscating primary school text books Amuru district Resident District Commissioner, Mr James Nabinson Kidega has been accused of looting primary school... Read more
NGO’s urged to support former LRA combatants Former Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA) abductees have called on the government and Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs)... Read more
New Study Links Suicide to Depression among Gulu former IDPs A new study has linked the current high cases of suicide in Gulu district among the former Internally Displaced... Read more
Gulu district Speaker calls for nationalization programme Mr Okello Douglas Peter Okao, The Gulu district speaker has said government is taking too long on piloting the senior... Read more
Gulu Deputy RDC Wants Condemned Houses Demolished In Gulu Mr Moses Andrew Awany, the Gulu Deputy Resident District Commissioner (RDC) has suggested that demolishing unoccupied... Read more

Acholi Times Exclusive Interview

Acholi Legislators Are Not Resisting Development – Hon Reagan Okumu
Monday, 03 June 2013
The chairperson for Acholi Parliamentary Group (APG) and Member of... Read More...
Harriet Anena
Monday, 16 February 2015
Harriet Anena’s writing as shown in her newly-released poetry... Read More...
Ronald Reagan Okumu, Member of Parliament for Aswa County - Part 2
Monday, 23 May 2011
 In the last part of our interview, Hon Reagan Okumu talks to Acholi... Read More...
Gilbert Olanya - Member of Parliament for Kilak County, Amuru District
Monday, 04 July 2011
Gilbert Olanya was elected Member of Parliament (Independent) in the... Read More...
Nile Award medallist Labeka Auma Okwong, 80.
Monday, 14 May 2012
When it came to education, girls were viewed as would-be prostitutes... Read More...

Land Issues

Local Investors Must Speak Directly to Land Owners Not Local Leaders – Todwong
Monday, 13 August 2012
Todwong who was visiting Purongo Sub... Read More...
Clan Chiefs Warn Acholi War Debt Claimants Association Over Land Grabbing
Monday, 23 July 2012
While appearing on MEGA FM on Saturday... Read More...
Bitter Fight Erupts Between Two Clans Over Land In Pader District
Monday, 07 January 2013
Houses were burnt, millet and maize... Read More...

Witness

From Grace to Grass: Police Officer Rotting Away In Hospital Appeals For Wheelchair
Monday, 10 March 2014
Seated beside his wife Mrs. Joy Ogwang and their son Jolly Joe Odongo... Read More...
Atiak Massacre Survivors Demand for Surgery to Cure Gun Wounds
Monday, 10 November 2014
Individuals who survived the April 20th 1995 Lord’s Resistance... Read More...
Male Rape Victims In Acholi Sub Region speak out
Monday, 20 May 2013
Much as raped men rarely speak out about their experience, victims in... Read More...
Amuru women undress before Madhvani officials over land dispute
Monday, 09 April 2012
Amuru Residents in Amuru district say that sugarcane is not their... Read More...
Former LRA Abducted Girls Demand for Blanket Amnesty To Some Senior Rebels Commanders
Monday, 07 October 2013
Girls who spent years in LRA captivity are demanding that government... Read More...