Pader to Construct Stadium in Memory of Sports Officer

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Otto, 55, committed suicide on December 1st from his residence in Pece Pudyek in Pece Division Gulu Municipality. He served as Gulu district sports officer since 2004 guiding many schools to winning several National Sports Championships.

Pader district local government plans to construct a stadium in memory of the Gulu district Sports Officer, the late Aldo Otto Okot to the nation.

Otto, 55, committed suicide on December 1st from his residence in Pece Pudyek in Pece Division Gulu Municipality.

He served as Gulu district sports officer since 2004 - guiding many schools to winning several National Sports Championships.


He also held different positions that include senior education officer for Gulu, Uganda National Sports Chairmanship, Biology teacher at Awere Senior Secondary School in Pader and Gulu High School respectively.

Justine Ocen, the Pader District Speaker says that the district council has resolved to acquire land within the district for the construction of a playground in memory of Otto.

Ocen said the district will use local revenue for the development of the playground in recognition of the service the deceased rendered to Acholi Sub-region and the country.