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  • Gulu District Collects 600 Million From Charcoal Dealers

    Gulu district has realised UGX 600 million in fines and penalties levied on illegal charcoal and log business. The district forest officer, James Ocaka revealed in an interview that the money was raised in the first quarter of the financial year 2018/2019. The district has been charging between UGX 10,000 and 20,000 on each bag of […]


  • MP Nokrach Appeals For Peace in Apaa

    The member of parliament representing persons with disability in northern Uganda, William Wilson Nokrach has appealed for peace in Apaa as investigation on the disputed land is conducted. Nokrach made the appeal with a group of elders from Amuru district. The call comes after President Yoweri Museveni last week appointed another committee headed by Deputy […]


  • High Court Further Remands Gulu University Lecturer Murder Suspect

    Gulu High Court has further remanded, Patrick Ocakacon who is accused of murdering former Gulu University Lecturer, Andrew Rachkara. Ocakacon who has been on remand at Gulu Central prisons since June 2014 on Thursday appeared before Gulu Resident Judge, Stephen Mubiru who adjourned the matter for hearing until Monday 20th May Ocakacon is accused of […]


  • Amuru District To Conduct Minor Surgeries After 13 Years

    Amuru district health department will for the first time in thirteen years begin conducting surgeries and operations. This follows the Friday last week commissioning of Attiak Health Centre IV by Vice President Edward Ssekandi.  Construction of the health centre started last year and was completed in April this year. The facility is now headed by […]



  • Gulu Municipal Health Inspector Survives Lynching Over Dumped Body

      Richard Nadru, the Gulu municipal health inspector on Saturday morning survived lynching from an angry people who accused him of negligence. It all started when Nadru tried to stop hundreds of people from carrying the body of an accident victim that had been dumped by police from Amuru district at the gate of an […]


  • Spying In Newsroom Worries Gulu Journalists

      Journalists in Gulu have expressed fear of fellow journalists who spy over their colleagues in newsrooms. The journalists said newsrooms have been infiltrated by elements who moonlight as spies in the cover of doing journalism. The concerns were raised by journalists during on Friday last week during a discussion at the Northern Uganda Media […]


  • Two Amuru Parish Chiefs Held for Forgery

      Two parish chiefs in Amuru district are in police custody for issuing fake movement receipts to illegal charcoal dealers. The suspects are David Aliker of Okungedi parish and Charles Ochola of Acwera, Amuru Sub County.  The duo were picked by police on Friday on  the orders of the Amuru district chairperson, Michael Lakony. Lakony […]


  • MP Akol Injured in Road Accident Along Gulu-Kampala Highway

    Kilak North Member of Parliament, Anthony Akol, was on Thursday morning involved in a road accident along Gulu-Kampala Highway. The incident occurred at around 1:00 am at Kafu in Kiryandongo district. Akol was from Kampala heading to Gulu in his private Prado vehicle registration number UAY 847Y. The vehicle was being driven by the legislator`s private driver, […]


  • Bishop Odama Cautions Politicians Against Using Youths for Evil

    The Bishop of Gulu Archdiocese, John Baptist Odama has asked politicians and leaders not to use young people for evil deeds as the country gears towards the 2021 polls. Odama advised that young people should be fed on deeds that can improve their life and society. The Bishop was on Sunday last week delivering his […]


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