Nwoya District: Family of 5 burns to death

Nwoya District: Family of 5 burns to death

Five members of the same family have died after the house they were sleeping in caught fire at Nchaure Village in Koch Goma sub county in Nwoya District on Thursday. Jimmy Patrick Okema, the Aswa River police spokesperson identieifed the dead as ohn Kennedy Oketa-ayot Wod Achieng, 45, a businessman, his wife Agnes Apiyo, 32 […]

Nwoya leaders denied six-month salaries

Nwoya leaders denied six-month salaries

The Nwoya District leadership have blamed the lack of commitment by LC3 chairpersons over financial woes the young district is facing. Disgruntled Sub-county chairpersons this week elected for the first time have been promised salary before the end of January 2017. In a joint meeting in Nwoya Town Council, the chairpersons said the district owes […]

Gulu injects Shs90 million into fixing village roads

Gulu injects Shs90 million into fixing village roads

The district leadership of Gulu has for this quarter of the financial year 2016/2017 turned its focus on improving community access roads. According to the Chief Administrative Officer of Gulu, Ms Odwar Santa, the District Local Government is injected about Shs 90 million for community access roads maintenance in the three sub counties of Paicho, […]

Gulu continues fight against red eyes infection

Gulu continues fight against red eyes infection

The reported high cases of Red eyes infection in Gulu District are on a decline according to authorities. The Gulu District Health Officer Dr. Paul Onek tells TheUgandan that a majority of the presumed victims had been declared infection free after last week’s confirmatory tests. A sample of fifty-four out of seventy people suspected to […]

Gulu police arrest woman for stealing baby in a bus

Gulu police arrest woman for stealing baby in a bus

The main Gulu Police station has arrested a 30-year old woman, Atimango Beatrice, for stealing a baby from his mother. It was alleged that Atimango also knowned as Lakot drugged the mother of the two-year old boy and disembarked while the victim was sleeping after a bus journey from Kampala to Gulu on Sunday. The […]