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  • Despite Efforts, Gender Based Violence Rages On In Northern Uganda

      By Ruth Atim “I was a very violent man who would drink a lot and batter his wife,” confesses Michael Ali, 38, from Coo-pee village about 8kms out of Gulu town. Mr Ali, is now considered a ‘‘model Man’’ after having undergone training by Gulu Women Economic Development and Globalization (GWED- G), a Gulu-based NGO […]

  • Former Child Soldier In Lord’s Resistance Army Receives Peace Award

    By Christian Today  A former child soldier who was sexually assaulted and forced into Joseph Kony’s Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA) will be awarded for her role in peace building in Uganda this week. Angela Atim Lakor will receive the Marsh Award for Peace-making and Peace building from the prestigious Wilton Park in London after she co-founded the Watye […]

  • Witness Talks of Seeing LRA Leader Being Possessed by Spirits

    By Tom Maliti, International Justice Monitor A former long-serving member of the Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA) told the International Criminal Court (ICC) that sessions during which the LRA leader said he was possessed by spirits helped bind young members to the rebel group. Witness P-070 told the court on Monday that LRA leader Joseph Kony told […]

  • We are back!

    Dear our esteemed reader, As you may have noticed,  in the past couple of weeks we were offline due to technical challenges.  But even when we came back online, we were unable to regularly update the site.  We are happy to announce that we are now back to serve you with reliable and regular news […]

  • Excitement Over Owiny Dollo’s Appointment As Deputy Chief Justice

    By Peter Labeja The appointment of Justice Owiny Dollo as Deputy Chief Justice has caused excitement in Acholi. In an August 18th letter to the Speaker of Parliament, president Museveni also appointed Justices Paul Mugamba and Richard Buteera on the bench of the Supreme Court. “This is, therefore, to forward to you their names and […]

  • Police Summons MP Olanya Over Apaa

    Kilak South Member of Parliament in Amuru district Gilbert Olanya has been summoned by the Criminal Investigations Directorate in relation to the recent violent clashes between the Acholi and Madi tribes over land in Apaa which left nine dead, 27 injured and scores displaced. Both Amuru and Adjumani districts are claiming Apaa. Government surveyors say […]

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