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Gulu Bus Park Cleared for Public Access After Bomb Scare

Gulu buspark has been opened for public access after the police cordoned it off for some hours today due to a bomb scare there. Police and Army authorities later denoted the bomb in Gulu Bus Park, that was planted by yet to be established persons. The bomb was discovered by travelers in Gulu Bus Park at around 9:00 am. In ...

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Onek eulogizes Mao’s father

Lamwo county Member of Parliament Hillary Obaloker Onek has eulogized the fallen Muzee Dusman Okee who passed away on 2nd January 2016. Muzee Okee is the father of Democratic Party President Nobert Mao. In a facebook post, Onek said it is a bad beginning of the year for Nobert Mao (DP Party President) and Dan Fred Kidega (Speaker of East African ...

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Water Shortage Hits Gulu “GENERATOR FAULTY”- NWSC Area Manager Explains

Gulu municipality is experiencing acute shortage of water with inadequate supply of water from the National Water and Sewerage Corporation leaving over 400 household in the areas of Pece, Layibi and Laroo in dire need. In a telephone interview with, Rackara, Paul, National Water and Sewerage Corporation (NWSC) branch manager, Gulu explained that the current water shortage has been cause ...

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University Don, Councilor on Rampage For “SHAFTING” Minors Grilled

The Police in Gulu are holding a University Don and former district councilor for Lalogi Ben Acellam for alleged defilement and disappearance with a 16 year old girl. Acellam, said to be a lecturer in one of the private universities, has reportedly written a statement at Gulu Central Police Station after he was charged with disappearance with the girl under ...

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I Have “HOPES” For A Better And Vigorous Acholi -Jokkene Timothy Election Appeal

Jokkene Timothy Okee, the NRM aspirant for Gulu municipality Member of Parliament seat has today appealed to the people of Gulu to trust him with their votes as he is the only hope for the region. “In this election season an opportunity has been placed in your hands as voters to make a contribution on the path we should take” ...

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Government Ignored Northern Uganda, Gave Them Handouts to Survive – Besigye

Dr. Kizza Besigye, the Forum for Democratic Change presidential Candidate, has vowed to continue with the struggle to liberate this country to freedom. While meeting the press today at, Northern Uganda Media Club (NUMEC) Gulu, Besigye accused the government for neglecting the population at the peak of 20 years LRA Insurgency but rather taking advantage of the situation. “There have ...

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Five million People in Northern Uganda’s Poor – UHD Report

At least Shs 600 billion has been mismanaged by authorities, since government launched the post-conflict Peace, Recovery and Development Plan (PRDP) for northern Uganda, a new report, the Uganda Human Development 2015, has found. The report compiled by United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) is subtitled ‘Unlocking the Development Potential of Northern Uganda’. It expressed fear that over the past nine ...

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Tororo Beats Gulu For Best District in Uganda -ACODE 2014/15 Scorecard Rating

Tororo District has been voted the best district in Ugandan for the very first time by Advocates Coalition for Development and Environment (Acode), 2014/2015 Scorecard. Tororo scooped 87 points out of 100 due to improvement in areas of legislation, accountability to citizens, planning, budgeting and monitoring as Gulu that has been two times winner came in the second position with ...

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Government Goes to Bed over The Reconstruction of Puranga Bridge

Pader — Government has not come out to explain their stand on the next plan for the reconstruction of Puranga bridge two month after it collapse under the weight of a truck ferrying cement from Lira to Kitgum. The collapse of the bridge brought business in the district of Pader, Agago, Lamwo and partly Kitgum districts to a standstill as ...

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Fille, Nutty Naithan, 20 Top cream Artist for Grand Kadanke Fest Gulu

Nutty Naithan and Fille of the sweetie booboo Fame prepares to fire up Gulu next month a head of the Swagg team Kadanke grand final. The urban youth music program will be hosted at DaLink garden on 5th December with a record mark of twenty local artists confirmed for the show. “This is one of the cheapest yet high profile ...

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