Denis Olaka

Denis Olaka is the URN bureau chief for Lira, in northern Uganda. Apac and Otuke fall under his docket. Olaka has been a URN staff member since 2011.

Olaka started his journalism career in 2000 as a news reporter, anchor, and then editor for Radio Lira in Lira district. He was subsequently an editor with Lira's Radio Wa in 2004 and Gulu district's Mega FM.

He was also a freelance writer for the Daily Monitor and Red Pepper newspapers.

Olaka's journalism focuses on politics, health, agriculture and education. He does a lot of crime reporting too.

Joined: 2011-09-02 13:26:58
Last visit: 2018-04-05 09:18:14
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Organizational information
  • Organization: Uganda Radio Network
  • Department: News Department
  • Function: Bureau Chief