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  • Acholi Elders Denounce Election Violence, Plead for Peaceful Elections

    Acholi elder under their umbrella Wang Oo Heritage have condemned electoral violence and urged security agencies to observe human rights. The elders appealed to candidates to put the interest of the country above elections by respecting the Ministry of Health, Electoral Commission and government`s guidelines aimed at containing the spread of Coronavirus disease in the […]


  • Rowdy Gang Attacks Gulu NUP Offices

    The youth held a procession  on Gulu streets before attacking NUP offices. Despite their noisy presence, the police did not stop them as it has been doing with the Opposition(Photos Emmy Ojara)The Northern Regional National Unity Platform (NUP) party office in Gulu was yesterday attacked by suspected youth gang. Dressed in red attire and holding […]


  • Kalembe Promises To Address Inequality

    Independent Presidential Candidate Nancy Linda Kalembe has pledged to fight inequality in Uganda through her movement dubbed ‘’Mission 56’’. Kalembe said she is astonished and shocked by the appalling states of livelihoods, education, wealth, health, access to social services and livelihoods in Acholi, West Nile and the Karamoja regions. Kalembe, the only female presidential candidate, […]


  • Tumukunde Skips Nwoya, Gulu Campaigns Over Low Turn Up

      Presidential hopeful Henry Tumukunde has skipped campaigns in Nwoya and Gulu districts over low turn up for his rallies. The former security minister contesting as an independent was on Monday afternoon scheduled to address voters in Anaka Town Council in Nwoya district and Awach Sub County in Gulu district. However, the two campaigns were […]


  • UWA Ranger Killed by Elephants

    A Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA) ranger has been trampled to death by elephants. The deceased has been identified as Scot Guma, attached to the Murchison Falls National Game park in Nwoya district. President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni said Monday evening said that he was shocked and saddned by the incidenct. Mr. Museveni was speaking from the […]


  • Lorry Driver Shot Dead In Amuru By Unidentified Security People

    One person was shot dead in Labala Parish Pabbo Sub County Amuru district. The deceased has been identified as Denis Opiyo Abiro a resident of Layibi-Bardege division in Gulu City. Opiyo was shot by a security team comprising of police, Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA) and the army on Friday afternoon at around 3: 00p.m along the […]


  • Presidential Candidate Katumba Leaves Gulu Bemused, Promises Change

    Residents of Gulu City were left bemused by the show of youthful presidential candidate, John Katumba. Katumba who is contesting on an Independent ticket on Saturday afternoon surprised residents by moving on feet with two bodyguards and another person holding his campaign poster. Bonny Okema, a youthful phone repairer along the Main Street, said that […]


  • Another Gulu Based Comboni Missionary Succumbs to Covid-19

    Gulu Archdiocese has lost another Comboni Samaritan to the coronavirus disease (COVID-19). Brother Elio Crocesuccumbed to the virus on Wednesday evening from Mulago National Referral Hospital in Kampala from where he was receiving treatment. Elio becomes the third priest from Gulu Archdiocese to die of COVID-19 in a space of less than one month. The […]


  • Remains of Comboni Missionaries Laid to Rest

    The remains of two Comboni Missionaries who succumbed to the deadly Coronavirus disease have been laid to rest. Brother Benito Ricci, the former Diocesan Treasurer for the Archdiocese of Gulu and Father Jesus Aranda Nava who worked at Palorinya Refugee Camp in Moyo district were all in their seventies. A parishioner who asked for anonymity […]


  • Two Inmates Shot in Foiled Gulu Prison Escape

    Two inmates are nursing bullet wounds after being shot while trying to escape from Pece Prisons in Laroo-Pece division in Gulu City. The inmates have been identified as Kennedy Ocaya, a murder convict and Alex Oyet, convicted of theft and burglary. The duo attempted to escape on Friday evening at around 6:00 p.m. Harrison Okuti, […]


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