Women in quest to stop serving cooked millet to land grabbers

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By Norine L. Kazombo Gulu – The government of Uganda is committed to fighting human rights abuses in the country, according to the Uganda Human Rights Commission official. At its 70th anniversary celebrations held at Kaunda Grounds in Gulu town on Monday, Nicholas Ogwal – the regional coordinator UHRC said government formed the commission to …

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Harriet Anena, a Ugandan journalist and a senior staff with African Centre for Media Excellence [ACME] has won this year’ Soyinka Prize for Literature in Africa. Hailing from Gulu district – north of Uganda’s Capital, Kampala, she’s the first Ugandan journalist and poet to receive such prestigious award. “Super happy to be the joint winner …

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On Thursday 6th, December this year, Amb. Julius Peter Moto – Uganda’s ambassador accredited to Ireland presented his credentials to Ireland’s President Higgins This took place at the Presidential House located in Dublin – Ireland. A day after, on Friday, Ambassador Moto had diplomatic meetings with Mr. Ruairi de Burca, Director General of Irish Aid, Mr. …

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“No one is expected to pay for any treatment unless it is in the private wing,” senior hospital admin says

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By Norine Lamwaka Since June this year – Gulu regional referral hospital authorities say they are still keeping four dead bodies whose relatives have refused to pick them. Also, at least 15 bodies have been buried by the hospital in the cemetery since the beginning of this closing year. This, according to George Oroma – …

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Death has robbed Lango sub-region and NRM party supporter of their own – Okello Moses Alyana. Alyana – as was widely known, while on his way from their home in Barr sub-county to Lira town knocked a dog in Akia – near DJR Comprehensive School. The incident happened on Friday evening. He was rushed to …

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Ireland – 6th, December, 2018 – H.E. Julius Peter Moto, Ambassador of the Republic of Uganda accredited to Ireland on Thursday presented his Letters of Credence to the President of Ireland, H.E. Michael D. Higgins at Áras an Uachtaráin (Presidential House) located in Dublin. He was accompanied by the Deputy Head of Mission, Amb. John …

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A 24-year-old mother has been abandoned by her husband after producing twins with one diagnosed with heart complication. Suzan Akol a resident of Ngora town council said she gave birth to twins in August this year through cesarean section at Ngora Fred Car Hospital. According to her after being discharged, one of the twins called …

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Soroti – The Market and Agricultural Trade Improvement Program project-2 (MATIP-2) officials are impressed with the quality of works and pace of the construction of the Soroti central market. “I am impressed with the progress of construction works made by the contractor within nine months. This means the contractors are keeping with time and I thank …

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By David Okema Two months gone into the military training of newly recruited Local Defense Unit [LDUs] under 4th Division in Gulu, they have now entered into shooting exercise phase as deployment looms early next year. The training is taking place at Lugore training wing in Palaro sub-county, approximately 35 kilometers north of Gulu town. …

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