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  • 11 Huts Burnt in Nwoya in Revenge Action

    11 Huts Burnt in Nwoya in Revenge Action

    More than ten huts were on Monday night razed by a fire set by a family revenging the death of their relative in Nwoya district. The incident happened in Koch Amar Parish in Koch Goma Sub country. The arson targeted the home of Denis Okema a jilted lover who early this week torched a house […]


  • Driver in Accident that Killed Former Minister Under Police Watch

    Police officers have been deployed at Gulu Regional Referral Hospital where the driver of the ill-fated vehicle which claimed the life of a former Health Minister and three members of his family is currently receiving medical treatment. Denis Gakumba, has been put under police surveillance since Saturday last week after the Super Custom van, Reg. […]




  • Apology on Late Dr Obonyo Story

    Acholi Times writes to apologise to its readers particularly to the grieved family of the late Dr Henry Benjamin Obonyo for an earlier story we published which quoted a source as saying that the late Obonyo  and his family members who perished in a tragic accident on Saturday along the Kampala- Gulu highway would be buried […]


  • Jilted Nwoya Man Burns Five Children to Death

    Jilted Nwoya Man Burns Five Children to Death

    Grief engulfed residents of Opok A’ village in Koch Goma Sub-county in  Nwoya district on Saturday  after a jilted man identified as Denis Okema, 30, torched his wife’s hut, burning five children to death. Okema’s wife, Beatrice Akello, 24, said to have been the main target of his arson escaped with minor injuries and is […]


  • Norbert Mao’s Father Dead

    The father to Democratic Party President  Norbert Mao is dead.  Dusman Okee Senior,  died from his home at about 4am in Jinja district where he worked, retired and  has lived for more than two decades. ”With great sorrow I announce the death of my father Dusman Okee (Jan 5, 1942-Jan 3, 2016). Father, teacher, mentor, […]


  • Tradegy as Former Minister, Family Perish on Gulu- K’la Highway

    Four members of the same family were on Saturday morning killed in a grisly accident along the Gulu- Kampala highway. Among the dead was Dr Henry Benjamin Obonyo, a former minister, his wife Kevin Obonyo, their daughters Marjorie and Elizabeth Obonyo. Two of their grandchildren identified as Annabel Lugone and Gabriela Lugone were rushed to […]


  • UPDF Removes Anti-tank Bomb on Patiko –Palaro Road

    Uganda People’s Defense Forces combat engineering team on Thursday removed an anti-tank bomb found in the middle of the road at Pakalila-Pajulu located along the Patiko- Palaro road in Gulu district. Gulu Resident District Commissioner (RDC) said on Friday that the anti-tank bomb was planted by the LRA rebels during the peak time of the […]


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