Gulu regional referral hospital to sue former staff Management at Gulu Regional Referral hospital has revealed plans to sue one of its former staffs for tarnishing the name of the hospital. The hospital management says it intends to sue... Read more
President Museveni to Attend Late IGP Erinayo Oryema’s Reburial President Yoweri Museveni is expected to attend the reburial of the first Ugandan Inspector General of Police (IGP) Wilson Erinayo Oryema, set for next Saturday in Nwoya district. As... Read more
Leaders in Gulu want Children Born in LRA captivity registered Local leaders in Gulu district want children born in rebel LRA captivity to be considered in the ongoing registration for the National Identity Cards even though some of them do not have papers to... Read more
Gulu Former FDC Party Spokesperson Declares Bid to Run for LCV Seat Mr Ben Acellam, the former Spokesperson for Forum for Democratic (FDC) Party for Gulu District has declared his intention to run for the LCV chairperson seat in the 2016 general... Read more
Kilak MP Given Former Zambian President Walking Stick The Kilak County Member of Parliament, Mr Gilbert Olanya has arrived back into the country with former Zambian President Kenneth Kaunda’s walking stick given to him as a gift. Mr Kaunda... Read more
Gulu Deputy RDC Asks Deceased Operatives Family to Handover Firearms Mr Andrew Moses Awany, the Gulu Deputy Resident District Commissioner (RDC) has appealed to surviving members of families of former government operatives who have passed on to handover guns that... Read more
Kitgum residents protest over bad road Residents of Lagaya and Lagik villages in Lamola parish in Amida Sub County in Kitgum district are protesting against the district authorities’ failure to level heaps of murrum dumped on the Auch –... Read more
Another UPDF Crash Landed in Gulu A Uganda People’s Defense Forces, UPDF training aircraft, attached to fourth Division in Gulu, on Thursday crash-landed at Patek village, Bobi Sub County in Gulu district. According to... Read more
Amuru Local Farmers Turn to Blacksmiths for Cheaper Farm Implements Local farmers in Amuru district say they will look to alternatives to avoid the newly introduced tax on agricultural inputs. The farmers say they will turn to craftsmen in their areas... Read more
Activities in the Acholi lands in the wilderness; An asset or a liability Farming in Lamwo, Kitgum and Pader districts in Acholi sub region has been taken to a whole new level in Acholi sub region, with locals migrating into land that was previously unused to put it to... Read more
Another UPDF Crash Landed in Gulu A Uganda People’s Defense Forces, UPDF training aircraft, attached to fourth Division in Gulu, on Thursday... Read more
Gulu regional referral hospital to sue former staff Management at Gulu Regional Referral hospital has revealed plans to sue one of its former staffs for tarnishing the... Read more
Leaders in Gulu want Children Born in LRA captivity registered Local leaders in Gulu district want children born in rebel LRA captivity to be considered in the ongoing registration... Read more
President Museveni to Attend Late IGP Erinayo Oryema’s Reburial President Yoweri Museveni is expected to attend the reburial of the first Ugandan Inspector General of Police (IGP)... Read more
Kitgum residents protest over bad road Residents of Lagaya and Lagik villages in Lamola parish in Amida Sub County in Kitgum district are protesting against... Read more
Gulu Deputy RDC Asks Deceased Operatives Family to Handover Firearms Mr Andrew Moses Awany, the Gulu Deputy Resident District Commissioner (RDC) has appealed to surviving members of... Read more
Kilak MP Given Former Zambian President Walking Stick The Kilak County Member of Parliament, Mr Gilbert Olanya has arrived back into the country with former Zambian... Read more
Gulu Former FDC Party Spokesperson Declares Bid to Run for LCV Seat Mr Ben Acellam, the former Spokesperson for Forum for Democratic (FDC) Party for Gulu District has declared his... Read more
Amuru Local Farmers Turn to Blacksmiths for Cheaper Farm Implements Local farmers in Amuru district say they will look to alternatives to avoid the newly introduced tax on agricultural... Read more
Formerly abducted women determined to live for the future Former abducted women living in the slums of Limu Kony pacu in Gulu municipality say they have chosen to forget the... Read more

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Why Lamogi Eat Bats
Monday, 23 June 2014
Food will always differ by culture and region – in some regions,... Read More...
With declining external funding, Lacor hospital looks to local community for support
Monday, 23 June 2014
St Mary’s Hospital Lacor, one of Uganda’s leading hospitals has... Read More...
Activities in the Acholi lands in the wilderness; An asset or a liability
Monday, 15 September 2014
Farming in Lamwo, Kitgum and Pader districts in Acholi sub region has... Read More...

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Truth and Justice in the Acoli Kingdom
Monday, 15 September 2014
Recently, Hussein Amin, son of former President of Uganda, and... Read More...

Acholi Times Exclusive Interview

Nile Award medallist Labeka Auma Okwong, 80.
Monday, 14 May 2012
When it came to education, girls were viewed as would-be prostitutes... Read More...
Ronald Reagan Okumu, Member of Parliament for Aswa County - Part 2
Monday, 23 May 2011
 In the last part of our interview, Hon Reagan Okumu talks to Acholi... Read More...
Acholi Legislators Are Not Resisting Development – Hon Reagan Okumu
Monday, 03 June 2013
The chairperson for Acholi Parliamentary Group (APG) and Member of... Read More...
Gilbert Olanya - Member of Parliament for Kilak County, Amuru District
Monday, 04 July 2011
Gilbert Olanya was elected Member of Parliament (Independent) in the... Read More...
Ronald Reagan Okumu, Member of Parliament for Aswa County
Monday, 16 May 2011
 Acholi can recover from the war and the current economic crisis... Read More...

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Witness

NRA rape victim seeks compensation and justice
Monday, 23 May 2011
Mzee Emilio Odong 72 is an elderly disabled man who hails from the... Read More...
Creativity And The Renewal Of Culture And Art
Monday, 27 January 2014
In most parts of the country, the horns of a cow are either burnt or... Read More...
From Grace to Grass: Police Officer Rotting Away In Hospital Appeals For Wheelchair
Monday, 10 March 2014
Seated beside his wife Mrs. Joy Ogwang and their son Jolly Joe Odongo... Read More...
Small Scale Farmers Being Exploited By Unscrupulous Middlemen
Monday, 30 June 2014
A group of small scale women farmers in Amuru district have decried... Read More...
Path To Peace And Justice: Memorials Are Ghosts To War Survivors
Sunday, 30 June 2013
Traditionally and legally, remorse is an acknowledgement or guilt for... Read More...