Gulu

What is Gulu known for?


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in 1961 in Odek, a village east of Gulu in northern Uganda, to father Luizi Obol and mother Nora, both farmers.

last Green first Matthew authorlink Matthew Green (journalist) title The Wizard of the Nile: The Hunt for Africa's Most Wanted publisher Portobello Books year 2008 isbn 9781846270314 pages 215 He is a member of the Acholi people.


national biography

. Having intended to study law, a subject not taught at the university, Obote instead took a general arts course, including English and geography. At Makerere, Obote honed his natural oratorical skills, he


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whoarewe history.php title Who are we publisher Fondation Teasdale-Corti pour l'hôpital Lacor accessdate 2011-02-17 She agreed to go with Corti, initially for a period of two months, and arrived in May 1961. On 10 June 1961 she performed her first operation, Arseneault (#Arseneault) p. 72 on a makeshift table, and thereafter spent mornings treating outpatients and afternoons in theater.<

;ref name &quot;famous" thumb A train travelling towards Wau (File:Train Sudan towards Wau.jpg) * Wau is the terminus of a narrow gauge branch line of the Sudan Railways. A plan exists, as of 2008, to open a standard gauge line north from Gulu in Uganda to Wau. Through trains from Khartoum to Mombasa would be possible only if one of the lines was regauged. * Wau Airport - The airport, has a single unpaved runway which


unique interpretation

against the Ugandan government (Politics of Uganda). It is led by Joseph Kony, who proclaims himself a spirit medium and apparently wishes to establish a state based on his unique interpretation of Biblical (Bible) millenarianism. The rebels have been accused of many atrocities (wiktionary:atrocity) in the area. It is estimated that around 20,000 children have been kidnapped by the group since 1987 for use as as soldiers (child soldier) and sex slaves. LRA practices

and apparently wishes to establish a state based on his unique interpretation of Biblical (Bible) millenarianism. The rebels have been accused of many atrocities (wiktionary:atrocity) in the area. It is estimated that around 20,000 children have been kidnapped by the group since 1987 for use as as soldiers (child soldier) and sex slaves. LRA practices such as mutilation, enforced prostitution and enlisting children under the age of 15 into armed groups are war crimes


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in 1961 in Odek, a village east of Gulu in northern Uganda, to father Luizi Obol and mother Nora, both farmers.

last Green first Matthew authorlink Matthew Green (journalist) title The Wizard of the Nile: The Hunt for Africa's Most Wanted publisher Portobello Books year 2008 isbn 9781846270314 pages 215 He is a member of the Acholi people.


significant efforts

accord11 lra.shtml "LRA Government negotiations 1993-94" in Okello Lucima, ed., ''Accord magazine: Protracted conflict, elusive peace: Initiatives to end the violence in northern Uganda'', 2002. Soon afterward, the insurgency intensified and no significant efforts towards peace would be made for the next decade. Following a ten year stint in the Uganda Parliament from 1986 until 1996, she failed to win


national social

;Bank of Uganda Maintains Currency Center in Gulu * A branch of the National Social Security Fund (National Social Security Fund (Uganda)) * Bomah Hotel Gulu - A modern multi-star hotel, the first in Northern Uganda (Northern Region, Uganda) to contain elevators. Bomah Hotel Gulu Under Construction See also * Railway stations in Uganda * Gulu Walk


local time

and fire service (fire truck with of water, foam capability and DCP) is at hand between 08:00am – 5:00pm (local time). A small terminal is located next to the airport and taxis service the trip to town. A newly installed mobile Air Traffic Control Center is available from 08:00am until 5:00pm (local time). ATC may be contacted on 123.7&nbsp;MHz using HF communications. No navigation aids, runway lights or VHF exists. The weather office in Gulu town


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.open&amp;of ENG-UGA Uganda:Breaking the Circle", ''Amnesty International'', 17 March 1999 However, there were few reports of the systematic torture, equivalent to those committed during Amin and Obote's regimes. In its conclusion, the report offered some hope: The insurgency was historically confined to the region known as Acholiland, consisting of the districts of Kitgum, Gulu, and Pader


quot independent

in 1961 in Odek, a village east of Gulu in northern Uganda, to father Luizi Obol and mother Nora, both farmers.

last Green first Matthew authorlink Matthew Green (journalist) title The Wizard of the Nile: The Hunt for Africa's Most Wanted publisher Portobello Books year 2008 isbn 9781846270314 pages 215 He is a member of the Acholi people.

Gulu

'''Gulu''' is a city in Northern Uganda (Northern Region, Uganda). It is the commercial and administrative centre of Gulu District. The city is located at 2˚46'48N 32˚18'00E. The distance from Gulu to Kampala, Uganda's capital and largest city, is approximately by road. Distance between Kampala and Gulu with Map The town is served by Gulu Airport and a railway line.

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