Pictorial: 38th Tarehe Sita Anniversary Celebrations in Kitgum

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The 38th Tarehe Sita commemoration, the day when Nationals Resistance Army rebels now UPDF launched the first revolutionary attack in 1981 on Kabamba Barracks against Apollo Milton Obote government was held on Wednesday at Kitgum Core Primary Teachers' College grounds in Kitgum Municipality.  

The celebration was held under the theme: "UPDF and the People: Consolidating the Peace for Sustainable Development and Prosperity."

URN Brings you the celebrations in pictures.


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About the author

Dominic Ochola
Dominic Ochola has been a journalist since 2005. Starting out as a high school news club reporter, he soon was employed by King 90.2 FM in 2007. Ochola was a reporter at the Gulu based radio.

In 2009, Ochola joined Radio Rupiny 95.7 FM as a presenter. The station then posted him to Lira in 2012 to work at the Rupiny newspaper, which is part of the Vision Group. Ochola held that position until 2014.

Ochola was also a reporter at the Irene Gleeson Foundation faith based Mighty Fire 91.5 FM in 2015.

Under Uganda Radio Network (URN), was employed as Special Projects Correspondent covering Education from July 2016 - January 2017. URN recalled him and redeployed him as Bureau Chief Kitgum covering Acholi East districts of Pader, Agago and Lamwo from April 2018 to date
from 1st April 2018 - 1st June 2019 before being redeployed to Gulu covering neighboring Amuru, Nwoya and Omoro districts.

For Ochola, URN offers real modern day newsroom approaches that inspire engaging citizen-journalism.