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  • Apaa Residents Reject Measles Vaccination

    Residents of Apaa Township which was recently moved by government from Amuru district to Itirikwa Sub County Adjumani have rejected a mobile measles vaccination being conducted in the district. The District Health Officer for Adjumani, George Bhoka, said the community in the area stopped health officials from erecting tents for mobile clinics in the disputed […]

  • Northern Uganda Award Winning Artist Arrested Over Robbery

    Singer Edward Olak Okuni commonly known as Eddy Weezy has been arrested by police on allegations robbery and assault. Eddy Weezy whose song ‘’Anga Obed Mujony’’ is a current hit on FM radios and social spots in northern Uganda was arrested on Sunday  one Patrick Kinyera at KSP hotel in Gulu town. It is alleged […]

  • Apaa Residents Petition Speaker

    Residents of Apaa Township in Amuru district last week petitioned the Speaker of parliament protesting last year’s border demarcation of the area by the ministry of local government. The petition dated August 15, 2018 signed by 2,252 out of 26,668 residents of Apaa. It was presented to the Speaker of parliament Rebecca Kadaga. The petition […]

  • Gulu RDC Cautions Media

      Gulu Resident District Commissioner Captain Okot Santos Lapolo has warned the media against spreading what he termed sectarian propaganda. Lapolo claims his office has received complaints against the media from a cross section of the public allegedly because the media is promoting sectarian information in the print and electronic media. Lapolo made the claims […]

  • Three Over Illegal Weapons In Amuru

    Police in Amuru district is holding three people on allegations of owning illegal weapons. The three are Flavia Akech, 42, a resident of Inamo parish in Inamo sub county Apac district, Vincent Otema, a driver and Ronald Kisire, a boda boda rider. They were arrested last week at Uganda- South Sudan border security check point […]

  • 10 School Girls  Get Total E& P Scholarship

    10 School Girls Get Total E& P Scholarship

    Ten girls from the oil districts of Nwoya and Buliisa will this year benefit from Total E&P scholarships for their ordinary level education. The beneficiaries were selected by Sacred Heart School in Gulu, St Andrew Kaahwa in Hoima, the District Education Officers of the respective districts and Total E&P. The 10 students bring to 40 […]

  • Kilak South MP Threatens To Resign In 2021

    Kilak South Member of Parliament Gilbert Olanya has said he will resign in 2021 saying his term of office will have expired by that time. Mr Olanya said his resignation will be in protest to president Yoweri Kaguta Museveni`s recent decision to sign into law a bill which extends the term of office for members […]

  • Pastor Convicted for Assaulting American Wife Released On Bail

    Pastor Benjamin Oteka who was jailed early last year for battering his ex-American wife was recently released on bail by the Gulu High Court. Pastor Oteka of the Faith Cathedral church (FCC) in Gulu town had been jailed for two and a half years by the Gulu magistrates’ court for assaulting his then American wife, […]

  • South Sudan Bus Kills One, Injures Eight in Amuru

      One was killed and eight injured on Tuesday last week when a South Sudan bound bus was involved in an accident with a motorcycle rider at Keyo trading centre, along the Gulu- Juba highway. The accident occurred at 5:30 am. The deceased, the rider of the motorcycle, was identified as Michael Okello Orom. He […]

  • Gulu Municipal Councilors Condemn Police Over Age Limit

    Gulu Municipal Council councilors have condemned the police over a recent blocking of an age limit consultation rally by Gulu woman member of parliament Betty Aol Ocan. The event was also attended by Forum for Democratic Change party former president, Kizza Besigye, the FDC secretary for mobilization Ingrid Turinawe and Kelly Komakech the Pece division […]

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