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  • Gulu district hopeful mp living in fear

    By Emmy Ojara Ms Sharon Laker Balmoyi, an aspiring candidate for Woman Member of Parliament under the National Resistance Movement (NRM) ticket claims she fears for life after relieving people she suspects are political opponents vandalized her vehicle. The aspirant’s vehicle was vandalized from her home in Pece Division, Gulu municipality on September 25, 2015 […]



  • Endangered Tree Species under Threat in Nwoya

    The Nwoya District Forestry Department has raised a red flag over the current high rate of destruction of endangered and preserved tree species such as shear nut butter and mahogany  for charcoal and timber production. Given the medicinal, cosmetic and nutritional values, it is on high demand internationally as shea butter is increasingly popular as […]


  • Police impersonator arrested in Nwoya district

    Police on Wednesday arrested and detained a man who has been conning money from charcoal dealers while pretending to be Police officer collecting revenue in Nwoya district. Mr Alex Ocira, 40, was arrested on orders of the Deputy Commandant Environmental Protection Police Unit, Mr Simon Peter Okoshi who was on a tour to ascertain the […]


  • Gulu Magistrate Charges Suspects with Robbery, Murder

    The Gulu Chief Magistrate’s Court has charged two suspects with robbery of a motorbike and the murder a Boda-boda motorcycle taxi rider. Mr Rogers Kyeyune, 25, and Mr Fred Kakooza alias Nyabende, 22, all employees of Life Loaf Bakery in Layibi division in Gulu Municipality, had appeared before Mr Deogratius Ssejemba on Wednesday morning after […]


  • Journalist’s Murder Suspect Committed to High Court for Trial

    Journalist’s Murder Suspect Committed to High Court for Trial

    The Gulu Grade One Magistrate’s Court presided over by Ms Selsa Biwaga has committed Mr Kenneth Okumgoro Ojara, the prime suspect in the gruesome murder of a local journalist with a Gulu based radio station, Favor FM for trial at the High Court. Okumugoro was arrested in June this year after the decomposing body of […]


  • Over 16 Gulu acting civil servants under pressure over positions

    Over 16 Gulu acting civil servants under pressure over positions

    Over 16 senior officers of Gulu district Local Government who have been in acting positions for the last 10 years are under pressure following the approval by the Ministry of Public Service for Gulu district to advertise these positions immediately. According to sources, most Chief Administrative Officers (CAO) who worked in Gulu in the previous […]


  • Gulu Councilors Collect Signatures to Censor CAO

    Gulu Councilors Collect Signatures to Censor CAO

    A section of District Councilors in Gulu have collected 18 signatures out of the 36 in their bid to censor Dorothy Ajwang, the embattled Chief Administrative Officer (CAO). By Friday afternoon, thirteen male Councilors and five female Councilors had already signed for her transfer from Gulu district. The Councilors want to petition the Permanent Secretary, […]


  • Gulu councilors petition Local government Ministry over removal of CAO 

    Gulu councilors petition Local government Ministry over removal of CAO 

    A section of councilors at Gulu district local government have petitioned the Permanent Secretary Ministry of local government demanding the withdrawal of the district Chief Administrative Officer (CAO), Ms Dorothy Ajwang over incompetence. The councilors in a petition letter dated 18th this September 2015, mentioned key issues which included constant absenteeism, delays in departmental releases, […]



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