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  • Over 1,000 Tested for COVID-19 in Gulu

    At least 1,185 people in Gulu District have been tested for Coronavirus since March this year, according to figures by the District COVID-19 Taskforce. The tested were suspected to have come into contact with those who had tested positive for the virus. The figures cover the period between March and July 2020. The 1,185 were […]


  • Scorecard Ranks Prof Ogenga -Latigo, Oscar Omony Among Worst Performing MPs

    The Member of Parliament for Agago North County in Agago District Professor Morris Ogenga- Latigo and the MP representing the Youth for Northern Region Oscar Omony have performed dismally in the 10th parliament, according to the parliamentary performance scoreboard 2018-2019. Professor Ogenga- Latigo scored 12.2 percent in the latest ranking by Africa Leadership Institute (AFLI) released […]


  • Market Vendors Accounts for 60% of COVID-19 Patients Treated at Gulu Hospital

    A new report by Gulu District COVID-19 Taskforce indicates that 60 percent of Coronavirus patients treated or undergoing treatment at Gulu Regional Referral Hospital are market vendors from Elegu Border Town in Amuru District. Restaurant workers, medical staff at private facilities, truck drivers and charcoal dealers account for 40% admission at the hospital. Since May […]



  • Suspected Armed Karimojong rustlers Raid 54 Cattle in Agago

    Suspected armed Karimojong cattle rustlers have raided Mora East village in Paimol Sub County in Agago District in early hours of Tuesday morning, stealing 54 head of cattle. The rustlers numbering about eight struck the area at about 12am, according to security sources. Linos Ngompek, the Agago Resident District Commissioner(RDC)  however said vigilantees backed by […]


  • Two Suspected Karimojong Warriors Killed in Agago District

    Two suspected Karimojong cattle rustlers were on Monday night killed in Kokil village in Paimol Sub County, Agago District. According to local authorities, the incident happened on Monday at around 11PM when the pair sneaked into a kraal being guarded by local cattle farmers armed with bows and arrows. George William Kilama, the Local Council […]


  • Gulu Issues Post COVID-19 Quarantine Certificates To 87 Individuals

    At least 87 individuals in Gulu who completed their two-week quarantine after being suspected having the COVID-19 disease have been  issued certificates, according to a statement released by Gulu District Coronavirus Taskforce. The over 80 individuals were among 93 who were either in self-isolation or institutional quarantine. They were suspected to have returned to Uganda […]


  • Six Gulu Evangelists Ordered To Self-Quarantine After South Sudan Visit

    Six local pastors attached to Favor of God Ministries in Laroo Division in Gulu Municipality have been ordered to undergo a 14-day self- isolation after returning from South Sudan. Although South Sudan has not registered any single case of Coronavirus, Uganda has already closed its borders, water and airspace including to its nationals and foreigners […]


  • Two Drown In Ayago Falls

    Two people in Nwoya district have drowned in Ayago falls. The two, including a 16-year old student, are from Okii village in Koch Goma subcounty. Police identified the deceased as Isaac Komakech, a S3 student of Kigumba Intensive Secondary School and Patrick Oola, 28. The incident happened on March 31, 2020 at 2PM, according to […]


  • Gulu To Issue Post COVID-19 Quarantine Certificates To Five Individuals

    At least five individuals in Gulu who completed their two-week quarantine will be issued with certificates after completing their quarantine period without showing signs of the disease. The five were quarantined as a precautionary measure as required by the Ministry of Health as they had been to countries with high numbers of Covid-19 cases. The […]


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