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  • Gulu University Staff Threaten To Strike Over Unpaid Medical bills

    Support staff at Gulu University have threatened to lay down their tools over what they term as failure by the University management to foot their medical expenses over the last two years. The support staff say since February 2017, they have not been able to receive medical treatment from St Mary’s Hospital Lacor which had […]

  • MP Akol Injured in Road Accident Along Gulu-Kampala Highway

    Kilak North Member of Parliament, Anthony Akol, was on Thursday morning involved in a road accident along Gulu-Kampala Highway. The incident occurred at around 1:00 am at Kafu in Kiryandongo district. Akol was from Kampala heading to Gulu in his private Prado vehicle registration number UAY 847Y. The vehicle was being driven by the legislator`s private driver, […]

  • Gulu Cuts Budget By Over 500 Million As Funding Drops

    A drop in funding from the Central Government has forced Gulu district to cut its proposed annual budget by over 507 Million Shillings in the new financial year, 2019/ 2020, according to the budget estimates tabled before council recently. In the current financial year running 2018/ 2019, Gulu budgeted for 34.4 billion shillings to finance […]

  • Bishop Odama Cautions Politicians Against Using Youths for Evil

    The Bishop of Gulu Archdiocese, John Baptist Odama has asked politicians and leaders not to use young people for evil deeds as the country gears towards the 2021 polls. Odama advised that young people should be fed on deeds that can improve their life and society. The Bishop was on Sunday last week delivering his […]

  • Apaa Residents Reject Measles Vaccination

    Residents of Apaa Township which was recently moved by government from Amuru district to Itirikwa Sub County Adjumani have rejected a mobile measles vaccination being conducted in the district. The District Health Officer for Adjumani, George Bhoka, said the community in the area stopped health officials from erecting tents for mobile clinics in the disputed […]

  • Awach Health Centre Gets 35 Million Solar Power System

    Awach health centre IV in Gulu district has been boosted with a 35 million, 300 Kilowatt hours solar power system that will enable health workers in the health centre to conduct operations in the night. Dr Cana Kenneth, the In-Charge of the facility said health workers had been using touches past 10 pm to attend […]

  • Government Relocates Apaa Market

    Government has ordered businessmen and residents to stop operating in Apaa Market, located on the contested land claimed by both Amuru and Adjumani Districts. The market located in Apaa trading center brings hundreds of businessmen and customers from both districts.  Agricultural products is a main the main commodity in the market. Apaa market was previously […]

  • IGG Directs Sacking of Omoro School Head Over Forged Papers

    The Inspectorate General of Government (IGG) has directed that John Bosco Akera, the Omoro Chief Administrative Officer (CAO), to sack James Ocaya Obalim, the Deputy Headteacher of Atyang Primary School for allegedly using forged academic papers to gain employment with government. In his letter dated March 6, 2019, to the CAO and copied to the […]

  • Arrest of Omoro Ambulance Driver Triggers Panic Among Gulu officials

      The recent arrest and subsequent interdiction of Goddy Otto, a driver attached to Lalogi Health Centre IV in Omoro district is sending a chill down the spines of officials at Gulu municipal council and the district as a whole over misuse of government vehicles. Otto was photographed in March by concerned locals in Lapinyoloyo […]

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