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14:22
14:22

Married Woman Dies while Aborting 2-months Pregnancy, Friend Arrested 1 2

According to police, the suspect identified as Proscovia Ayerwot, 22, who is a resident of Kal B Cell in Pabbo Town Council Amuru district lured her 22-year-old friend identified as Concy Aryemo to ingest local herbs and drugs to terminate her two-months-old pregnancy.
12:28
12:28

Amuru Stuck With Over 800 South Sudanese Asylum Seekers 1 2

Samuel Akera, the Attiak Sub County LC 3 Chairperson, says that the first batch of over 150 asylum seekers arrived in the area in early June, adding that the numbers have been increasing consistently and have now grown to over 800 people together with more than 1,500 head of cattle.
14:01
14:01

Police Starts Land Rights Campaign in Amuru District Pabbo Town Council 3 1

Titus Okello, the Police Community Liaison Officer for Pabbo Police Post says that they are overwhelmed by cases of violent land disputes which he attributes to knowledge gaps
21:46
21:46

Security Blocks Acholi MPs From Accessing Disputed Apaa Land Apaa land conflict 2 2

The group led by Anthony Akol, the Kilak North Legislator and Chairperson Acholi Parliamentary Group-APG had intended to visit areas in Apaa that were reportedly attacked early this week by unknown men suspected to be from Adjumani district.
12:43
12:43

Five Arrested Over Arson Attack in Apaa Township 1 2

Stephen Odong Latek, the Amuru Resident District Commissioner, says that the suspects were picked up in a security crackdown in the area following the attack.
12:54
12:54

Heavy Security Deployment in Apaa Township Following Arson Attack President Museveni 3 4

Justine Ayella, another victim from Rwot Oromo is appealing to the government to intervene and protect the rights of the people in the area as the land ownership questions are settled.
16:58
16:58

Arsonists Raid Two Villages in Apaa Township, Burn 207 Huts 4 2

According to the residents and local leaders, the arsonists stormed the area on Saturday and Sunday evening and ordered people out of their homesteads before the torched the huts.
15:34
15:34

Renewed Conflicts Disrupt Farming, Education in Apaa Township Apaa Primary School 2 1

The groups while armed with pangas, bows and arrows, and axes have reportedly vandalized and damaged household items, assaulted unsuspecting victims, and vandalized some school properties.
07:16
07:16

Armed Men Rob UGX 14.1million in Amuru Amuru District 1

According to Oola, thugs placed them at gunpoint and ordered them to hand over all the keys including the one for the store where he had kept the money. He explains that after robbing him, the thugs locked them inside the house and fled the scene.
15:09
15:09

Survivors Demand Construction of Monument at Attiak Massacre Site 2 5

The victims, their families, and survivors want the government to construct a monument near Kitang stream in Otorukume Village, Pogo Sub County Amuru district where the first attack which left at least 350 people was staged.
16:41
16:41

Under Staffing Affecting Operations of Atiak Health Center IV Amuru District 1 2

The health facility that serves a population of 20,074, currently has only 36 health workers and support staff which is below the standard staff ceiling by the Ministry of Health which is 48.
15:46
15:46

Amuru District to Auction Impounded Cattle

Last week, security authorities impounded 2,000 head of cattle from Lakang Sub County in Amuru district.
14:43
14:43

Another Woman Arrested for Murder of Pabbo Sub County Speaker 1 1

The two are accused of poisoning Opira's drinking leading to his death. Picha was arrested from St Mary`s Hospital Lacor in Gulu City when her husband passed on while Anyu was detained on Tuesday evening when she went to Otwee Central Police Station where she confessed to having provided the herbal concoction to her sister to give to her husband.
11:24
11:24

2,292 Children in Apaa Township Miss Polio Vaccination 1 2

Christopher Ocen, the Chairperson of Apaa Village Health Team told URN that the affected children are those whose families are residing in the hard to reach areas including Punu Dyang Oyanga, Gazi Nile and Mulila Sub-villages.
14:39
14:39

Amuru Leaders Ask Gov`t To Reopen Apaa Health Centre II Apaa land conflict 1 1

George Okello, the Health Secretary for Amuru district says that the closure which has been long overdue has greatly impacted access to health services among residents in the area.
14:25
14:25

Residents of Apaa Township Flee Homes to Evade Arrest 2 1

The residents especially men from the villages of Juka, Wee-Yoo in Kal Acut, and Junction say that they have abandoned their homes and fled to the bushes or homes of relatives for fear of being arrested by security personnel or attacked by their counterparts the Madi tribesmen of Adjumani district.
07:38
07:38

Amuru RDC Halts Planting of Mark Stones on Disputed Land Land dispute 1 6

Two weeks ago, Martin Oyet, a renowned businessman in Amuru Town Council began planting mark stones in Wei Apeto C village in Kololo Parish, claiming ownership of more than 2,000 acres of land. But more than 20 locals in the area protested his move alleging that part of the land he has been planting mark stones on doesn't belong to him
16:10
16:10

Two Arrested in Apaa Township 1 1

Their arrest comes barely one week after security personnel arrested two people whose identities have been concealed following the death of four people from Madi after violent clashes.
12:25
12:25

Clashes Leave One Dead, Two Injured on Disputed Apaa Land 1 1

Peter Data Taban, Adjumani Resident District Commissioner alleges the attack was orchestrated by about ten men of Acholi origin who are suspected to have crossed from Apaa Trading center.
16:59
16:59

Victims of Violent Land Conflict in Amuru Struggling to Survive 1 5

The violent conflict left dozens of people injured, household properties worth millions of shillings destroyed, and crop gardens measuring hundreds of acres razed to the ground.
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