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  • 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 […]

  • A history of successions in Patiko Chiefdom, Acholi region

          By Paul R Kilama (LLB London) In  the first of a series intended to coincide with about the same time as the installation of the new Rwot of Patiko Chiefdom, Rwot Collins Atiko Mutto 2nd, who succeeds his predecessor the late Rwot Jerimiah Bongojane who died in March, 2017,  Paul R Kilama […]

  • 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 […]

  • The UPDF & The Monkey

      What about the UPDF? Is a question that officials of the International Criminal Court (ICC) have been asked endless times during outreaches in northern Uganda. In response, ICC officials have for years had a near- standard response: We don’t have evidence to warrant issuing arrests warrants for elements within the UPDF. To many in northern […]

  • 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 […]

  • Beatrice Anywar’s Self- Dug Political Grave

    Double- think, wrote the English writer George Orwell in his classic ‘‘1984’’, is to ‘‘to know not to know, to hold two simultaneous opinion …knowing them to be contradictory and believing in both of them’’. Kitgum Municipality Member of Parliament Beatrice Anywar stunningly voted for the removal of article 102(b) from the constitution to allow […]

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