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  • Gulu University Dean of Students Granted Bail

    The embattled Gulu University Dean of Students Christopher Mwetwale Mpora has been granted bail. Mpora was arrested on March 31 for alleged theft and uttering a false document. He was remanded to Prison until April 15, 2021. It is alleged that on June 15, 2020 at Centenary Bank Branch in Gulu City, Mpora knowingly and […]


  • ANT Consults in Gulu as Party Prepares for 2026 General Elections

    The Alliance of National Transformation (ANT) party is an early preparation for the 2026 general elections. Gen. Gregg Mugisha Muntu, the ANT Presidential Candidate in the recent elections disclosed that they are ready to win massive seats in the 2026 general elections much as they poorly performed in the recent general elections. ANT only secured […]


  • Embattled Gulu University Dean of Students Interdicted

    The embattled Gulu University Dean of Students Christopher Mwetwale Mpora has been interdicted. In a letter dated April 6, 2021, David Obol Otori, the University Secretary relieved Mpora from his duty as he battles his legal challenges. The interdiction is in line with the provisions of Gulu University Human Resource Manual (2017), section 14.2.3 (d), […]


  • Acholi Cultural Institution Revises Requirements for Bride Price

    Following complaints over exorbitant bribe price demanded by parents in Acholi before women are given away in traditional marriages, Ker Kwaro Acholi, the Acholi cultural institution has set a standardized traditional marriage requirement for its subjects. The requirement states that a man can pay between 3-5 Million Shillings in bride price (lim akumu) in addition […]


  • Police Impounds Over 5,000 Bags of Charcoal in Amuru

    The environmental police protection unit on the weekend impounded over 5,000 bags of charcoal from Amuru district. The charcoal bags were impounded Saturday evening from the Sub Counties of Pabbo, Lamogi and Apaa Township. The charcoal is parked at the National Forestry Authority (NFA) office in Gulu City. Xavier Sekanabo the Commander Environmental Police Protection […]


  • Gulu LCV Boss Bodyguard arrested over missing Gun

    Police in Gulu are holding one of their own over a missing gun. Constable Peter Akena, No. 52954, a bodyguard to Gulu LCV Chairman, Martin Ojara Mapenduzi was arrested on Monday evening after he went to report a case of a missing police gun. Akena is attached to Gulu Central Police Station. He is currently […]


  • Aruu County MP Odonga Otto released on Bail

    The embattled Member of Parliament (MP) for Aruu County in Pader District Samuel Odonga- Otto has been granted bail. Odonga-Otto was granted non cash bail of 500,000 Shillings by Gulu Grade One Magistrate Christine Turibamwe, on Tuesday afternoon.  Odonga- Otto was represented in court by Charles Dalton Opwonya of Dalton Opwonya & Company Advocates and […]


  • South Sudan Authorities Release Six Ugandans Arrested for Illegal Logging

    Authorities in South Sudan have released six Ugandans who were arrested in Magwi County Eastern Equatorial for illegal logging. The six are Richard Otto, Gaetano John Bosco Ouma, Michael Onono, Richard Ocaya, Geoffrey Onen and Geoffrey Kilama, all residents of Okidi North Village in Attiak Sub County Amuru district. They were arrested on Tuesday last […]


  • Six Ugandans Arrested in South Sudan Over Illegal Logging

    The authorities in South Sudan are yet to release six Ugandan nationals arrested on allegations of illegal tree cutting. The six are Richard Otto, Gaetano John Bosco Ouma, Michael Onono, Richard Otto and Geoffrey Kilama, all male adults, and residents of Okidi Parish in Attiak Sub County Amuru district. Geoffrey Osborn Oceng, the Amuru Resident […]


  • 11 Arrested in Gulu for Destroying Endangered Tree Species

    Eleven people have been arrested for destroying endangered tree species in Gulu district. The suspects were arrested from different camps in Paibona Sub County on Saturday during an operation against illegal charcoal dealers and loggers. The operation was sanctioned by the Ministry of Water and Environment in partnership with the National Forestry Authority and the […]


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