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08:13
08:13

Court Martial Quashes Video Confession Pinning SFC Officer for Murder 5 1

Prosecution alleges that on December 23, 2023, Ecee, dressed in military attire, entered a hardware shop in Loro Town Council, demanding money.
07:36
07:36

Two Arrested For Offering UGX 2M Bribe to Police Officer investigation 1 1

The suspects, identified as Annet Ajikia and Brian Nyakuta, both residents of Nyio Village, Nyio Parish, Vurra Sub County in Arua District, were arrested on Sunday, April 14, 2024.
16:00
16:00

Experts Blame Malaria As Infant Mortality Shoots Up in West Nile public health 1 3

The latest Uganda Demographic and Health Survey (UDHS) report for 2022 reveals that the infant mortality rate in the West Nile region is 54.9 deaths per 1,000 live births, the highest in the country.
14:39
14:39

UWA Allocates UGX 37.9m to Compensate Wildlife Victims in Agago general manager 4

Following complaints from the victims about mass destruction by wild animals and lack of compensation by UWA, the Ministry of Tourism, Wildlife and Antiquities operationalized the Wildlife Fund in October 2022 to compensate victims of human-wildlife conflicts.
14:27
14:27

Ex-LRA Commander Kwoyelo’s Defence Trial Begins in Gulu Amuru District 1 2

Kwoyelo entered the dock at about 9:50 am to defend himself, more than five years since his trial commenced before the ICD in November 2018.
11:39
11:39

13 Suspected Red Eye Cases Reported in Arua City Schools Ministry of Health 1

Dr. Pontius Apangu, the principal health officer for Arua City explains that the suspected cases now under isolation are from Arua Technical Institute Ragem, and that they have also received alerts in some schools in Tanganyika ward, Arua Central.
15:05
15:05

UCI Seeks More Land to Complete Regional Cancer Center 1 1

Dr. Jackson Orem, the UCI Executive Director told stakeholders Friday that access to more land will enable the government to proceed with the phased establishment of other infrastructural development at the cancer center.
18:20
18:20

Fire Guts 23 Houses in Arua City 2

Esau Juruni, the LCI Chairperson for Nunu cell in Ayivu Division in Arua City said the fire started on Thursday at around 8:00 pm from one of the houses in the area.
14:12
14:12

Land Wrangles Threaten Madi, West Nile Diocese 1 3

The most affected institutions include Kuluva Hospital, located along Arua Nebbi Road Uganda Christian University -Arua Campus, and Ringili Primary School all located in Vurra sub-County, Arua District, which occupy about 8,725 acres of land under leasehold land tenure.
10:58
10:58

Two Family Members Die in Maracha Road Accident Josephine Angucia 1

Josephine Angucia, the Police Spokesperson for the West Nile region explains that the accident occurred when the two victims who were riding on the same motorcycle rammed into a stationary Fuso Fighter vehicle that had developed a mechanical fault.
15:53
15:53

Army Issues Alert Ahead of Shooting Drills in Gulu 1 2

Maj. Nicholas Abiribale, the Civil-Military Coordination officer at the Fourth Infantry Division told URN Thursday that the training will involve the firing of live bullets in the areas of Gulu airfield in Bardege-Layibi Division.
08:31
08:31

Donated Walking Tractors Lying Idle in Madi Okollo 5 1

Benard Leku, the councilor for Rhino Camp sub-county, revealed that tractors allocated to Ewanga sub-county and Inde Town council have remained uncollected at the district headquarters since December last year.
07:41
07:41

Schools Scramble for Limited Play Grounds in Arua City curriculum vitae 3 1 Top story

Samuel Alicemari from Bright Star Nursery and Primary School states that they will not participate due to the lack of a playground for athletics training and the limited number of learners.
15:40
15:40

Kwoyelo Picks 30 Defence Witnesses as ICD Fixes Trial Date 2 1

Juliet Harty Hatanga, the Deputy Registrar of the Division told Uganda Radio Network Monday that Kwoyelo’s Defence team has so far lined up 30 defense witnesses for the trial hearing commencing next week at Gulu High Court.
12:39
12:39

Security Guard Arrested Over Shooting Student Dead in Gulu 2

Patrick Oola Lumumba, the Bardege-Layibi Division Mayor who visited the crime scene Sunday evening told URN that the deceased along with other unidentified accomplices had been drinking when they illegally accessed the petrol station.
09:37
09:37

Two killed, Four Injured in Arua City Road Crash Josephine Angucia 1

Preliminary investigations indicate that the Toyota Harrier, which was traveling from the Koboko side to Arua City, lost control and collided with the Toyota Corolla coming from Arua City and headed towards the Koboko side.
08:03
08:03

Lamogi Chiefdom Seek UGX5 Billion Compensation Over Ruined Heritage Site Northern Uganda 1 3

According to Onen, while the Lamogi cultural institution had believed it was for investment, they later realized the investor was targeting Guru Guru Hill where he had begun excavating rocks for personal gains.
16:02
16:02

Gulu University Adjusts Exams Schedule for Census 1 1

Dr. Jerry Bagaya, the Gulu University Academic Registrar in an April 4 circular noted that the second-semester examination has been rescheduled to start on April 22 and end on May 7 this year.
12:51
12:51

Electrician in Zombo Arrested Over Death of Two Children 1 1

Preliminary police reports indicate that the two toddlers drowned on Wednesday in a pit that was reportedly dug by Omirambe, following a heavy downpour in the area.
12:02
12:02

Police Probe Theft of Baby at Koboko Hospital 1 1

It is alleged that on the fateful day, an unidentified woman, pretending to be one of the attendants in the Ward, volunteered to help the mother of the twins when her attendant identified as Beatrice Candiru and Hella Drateru, a Midwife had gone out of the Ward to dispose the placenta. However, upon returning to the Ward, they only found the baby girl on the bed with the mother, but the baby boy was missing.
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