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  • Sugar Works Company On The Spot Over Child Labour

    Hoima Sugar Limited has come under spotlight for allegedly employing underage children as sugarcane cutters at their 12 acre square mile plantation at in Iswaza Village in Hoima district. At least eleven from Pabwo parish, Bungatira Sub County in Gulu district were on Saturday found in the farm by Gulu District authorities. The plight of […]



  • 1.6 million shilling or 12 months in Jail for Nwoya Poacher

    Amuru Grade Magistrate Court on Friday ordered a 49-year old poacher to pay 1.6 million for killing a Uganda Kob at Murchison Falls National park in Nwoya district. Magistrate Edward Okot fined George Okello Lawaya, a resident of Langele village in Koch Goma Sub County in Nwoya district for killing  the protected animal valued at […]


  • Ongwen’s Ex-wife Survives Arson Attack

    The ex-wife and children of the former LRA commander Dominic Ongwen on Friday morning survived an arson attack after  their house was set ablaze. The incident happened at 3 am at Forest sub ward in Gulu town. Florence Ayot, 33, has three children with Dominic Ongwen whose pre-trial just ended at the International Criminal Court […]


  • Gulu Leaders Shun NRM celebration

    Prominent leaders on Thursday shunned the celebrations to mark 30 years in power by the ruling National Resistance Movement (NRM). Gulu leaders including the district chairman Ojara Martin Mapenduzi, the woman MP Betty Aol and the Mayor George Labeja all shunned the celebrations held in Pece stadium in Gulu town. The district Chairman Mapenduzi told […]


  • High Court Blocks War Debt Claimants’ Boss From Taking Over Office

    The high court in Gulu has dismissed an application in which Noah Opwonya, the embattled former Chairperson for Acholi War Debt Claimants’ Association was seeking to be reinstated into office. Through his lawyers Oryamoi & Oryamoi & Co. Advocates, Opwonya asked court to reinstate him. In an application filed at Gulu High Court, Opwonya asked […]


  • TDA Elect Mbabazi’s Campaigns Taskforce For Acholi

    Members of The Democratic Alliance (TDA-U) in Acholi sub region have finally elected committees that will lead the campaign for independent presidential candidate Amama Mbabazi. The committee is made up of mobilization, security, youth, special interest groups, veterans and logistics. Dr Freddie Oyat who was elected Chairperson of the committee on Wednesday in Gulu town […]



  • Nwoya Chairman Refutes Allegation of Defection NRM

    Nwoya district chairman Patrick Okello Oryema has refuted rumours that he has defected to the ruling NRM party. Speaking on Tuesday during the 30th NRM Anniversary celebration in Koch Goma Sub County, Oryema said ideological differences should not make leaders from the opposition  not shun working in partnership with government because its the local communities that […]



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