Author Archives: USAUK

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It’s Naïve To Ignore RDCs Office

Even a fool knows, and the dullest mind would not miss the point that RDCs are fundamental and key in service delivery chain in districts. Its paramount that someone reports on government programmes to enable line ministries track progress and inform the decision making process. RDC’s knows their roles, article 203 of the constitution is clear; their cardinal role is ...

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Police Designate Fireworks Display Sites in Gulu

Police have already designated areas within Gulu district that have been allowed to have fireworks to usher in the New Year 2016. According to Inspector Moses Ogwang, the Gulu district community liaison officer, the areas in Gulu town are Acholi INN, Wall Vill, KSP, Bomah Hotel, Full Harvest Church, The New Blue Mango, For You Bar and Restaurant and Mega ...

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Former Deputy RDC Gulu Trade Blow With “Go Forward” Supporter in Alebtong

Power is nothing without control, this was the scenario this afternoon in Alebtong when the Resident District Commissioner, Andrew Awany risk with some of Mbabazi’s men. Awany who previously worked as deputy RDC, Gulu got a thorough beating this afternoon from a group of presidential candidate John Patrick Amama Mbabazi at Aloi corner, Alebtong district. Reports reaching us indicate that, ...

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Another Northern Artist Murdered in Cold Blood, “Master Blaster”

Northern Uganda has joined the rest of Uganda artist to morns the loss of Master Blaster alias Teacher who became a darling in Kampala bars and night clubs for his hit song Embooko. Master Blaster, whose real name is Cornelius Oloya got shot twice in the stomach during a scuffle allegedly between a group of Ugandan youth and South Sudanese ...

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Political Shot: Meet Oryem Kissinger “UNOPPOSED PHILANTHROPIST” to be Councilor

In a bid to showcase the life and struggle of various political leaders vying for elective post a head of 2016, Northernews Wire has taken on the mantle to give you some of the new faces in the political playground from across the region. In a one on one interview we bring you the work and moments in the life ...

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At 9 Years, Mc Wang Jok was Destined For STARDOM

From the Northern Uganda music scene we unveil to you the undisputed hiphop/Rap synthesizer popularly known as Mc Wang Jok’s real names Ivan Rubangakene Ochaya. Born on 7th-Oct-1989 to Mr JBW Ochaya(The Late RDC Kitgum District) and Mrs Grace Ochaya. MC Wang Jok, signed under Pine Avenue5 got fame from his song “Atye Ka Tic” in the first Album that ...

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Burundi Peace Talks Kick Off At State House Entebbe.

Burundi peace talks aimed at averting the country’s degeneration into political turmoil have resumed this morning at state house Entebbe. The Burundian warring parties are meeting for the preliminary stage of the peace talks where they will set the agenda for the real talks. Earlier this year, Uganda under the leadership of President Museveni asked to mediate talks over the ...

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“Museveni’s Appetite for Borrowin Worrying” Ssemuju on Total Oil Development Plan

FDC party spokesperson Ibrahim Ssemujju Nganda has reacted on the meeting between Total Chief Executive Officer, Patrick Pouyanné and President Museveni as they discussed their commitment to strengthening Uganda oil resources industry. Semujju said, “The oil is almost mortgaged, our total debt portfolio is about US$10b [about Shs33.3 trillion]. What we expect from oil is US$50b [about Shs166.6 trillion] and ...

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EU Sights Looming Tension a head of 2016 Polls.

The European Union has warned against the mounting tension ahead of the 2016 polls in Uganda. In a statement issued by the EU Political, Press and Information, all parties in the election have been urged to exercise restraint to ensure a climate conducive to peaceful, transparent and credible elections. At the backdrop of cases of violence and counter violence in ...

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The Battle for Aswa: Meet Tonny Kitara, Parliamentary Candidate for Aswa

Tonny Kitara is the latest kid on the political lime light in a tight race to lead Aswa County besides Reagan Okumu and Christopher Acire ahead of 2016 general election. A graduate of Law and practicing lawyer, Kitara is a parent and strong politician with immerse political roles in the region. Now contesting on DP/ TDA ticket, Kitara worked as ...

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