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  • Odonga Otto Donates One Million For Renovation Of Pece Stadium

    Aruu South Member of Parliament Samuel Odonga Otto on Monday donated one million shilling to go towards renovation of Pece Stadium which next month is expected to host the East Africa Athletics games competition. At least 6,000 people from across East Africa are expected to attend the games which will take place from August 17-27. […]

  • Police Now Summons MP Akol Over Apaa

    In addition to Gilbert Olanya, the Kilak North Member of Parliament in Amuru district, it has emerged that police has now also summoned his Kilak South counterparty, Anthony Akol. The two MPs have been summoned by police in relation to the June clashes between the Madi and Acholi over the land dispute in Apaa, resulting […]

  • 18 Amuru Students Charged With Malicious Damage

    Police in Amuru district has charged 18 students of St. Mary`s College Lacor in Amuru district with malicious damage of property. The students are suspected to have vandalized school property on Friday during a violent strike leading to destruction of property at the school located about 10kms along the Gulu-Atiak- Nimule road. The 18 students […]

  • Sir Samuel Baker School Students Sent Home After Violent Strike

    The management of Sir Samuel Baker School in Gulu have closed after a violent strike student strike at the school on Thursday evening. The closer of the school followed a violent strike in which students who accused the school headmaster of incompetence and failure to hire ‘‘mercenaries ’’ to help the school during the just […]

  • Watchman Arrested Over Theft From Radio Maria Facility

    Police in Omoro district is holding one Patrick Ouma, 25, a night watchman over theft of equipment belonging to Radio Maria. Radio Maria is owned by the Catholic Church and broadcasts Christian programming. Ouma was arrested on Wednesday evening from his work place at Labworomor village in Opit Sub County, Omoro district. He is accused […]

  • Madi, Acholi Clerics Form Probe Committee On Apaa Violence

    Religious leaders from the Acholi and Madi districts have constituted a committee of inquiry into the violent land clash between Acholi community of Amuru and Madi community of Adjumani that recently claimed nine lives. The religious leaders made the resolution on Tuesday in Adjumani district during a consultative meeting. The Gulu Arch diocese Bishop John […]

  • Acholi, Madi Religious Leaders Meet In Adjumani Over Apaa

    Acholi religious leaders under their umbrella Religious Leaders Peace Initiative (ARLPI) yesterday met their counterparts in Adjumani to discuss the fallout from Apaa, a chunk of land at the border between Amuru and Adjumani claimed by both sides. The meeting was held at the Adjumani Multipurpose Hall in Adjumani town council. The Acholi religious leaders […]

  • Apaa Receives Relief Food From Prime Minister’s Office

    The office of the Prime Minister on Tuesday made a donation of 50,000 kilograms of maize flour and 5,000 kilograms of beans to residents of Apaa displaced by renewed violence over a border dispute between Amuru and Adjumani districts. Michael Lakony the Amuru district chairperson said the food request was made by leaders in the […]

  • Adjumani Bound Bus Pelted With Stones In Amuru

    An Adjumani bound bus was on Monday afternoon attacked by a rowdy crowd at Pabbo in Amuru district. Pabbo is located along the Gulu- Nimule high way. The bus registration number UAW708L belonged to Zawadi, a travel company which has buses that plie the Adjumani- Nimule- Gulu- Kampala high way and vice versa. Zawadi is […]

  • Prime Minister Rugunda Holds Talks With Acholi Paramount Chief

    Prime minister Dr. Ruhakana Rugunda on Monday held talks with Acholi Paramount chief Rwot Onen David Acana II amid an escalation of violence between the Acholi and Madi over the contested area of Apaa which borders Amuru and Adjumani district. Four people were killed and 20 injured on Wednesday last week when violence broke out […]

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