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17:07
17:07

Head Teachers in Kitgum Fail to Account for UGX 21M COVID-19 Funds 2 1

Each school received 1.5 Million Shillings for the procurement of hand sanitizers, hand washing equipment, thermometers, soap and detergents amidst other basic requirements.
15:18
15:18

School Operating Drug Shops in Kitgum Municipality 3

Alfred Akubo, the Kitgum District Drug Inspector disclosed this during a stakeholder’s engagement convened by the National Drug Authority (NDA) to sensitize the public, drug shop owners and pharmacists on compliance and standards.
09:44
09:44

Family Demands Answers Over Death of Gulu EC Staff 1 3

Speaking on behalf of the bereaved family, Walter Nyeko Okello asked the police to investigate the death of their son.
09:50
09:50

Lamwo RDC Under Investigation over Alleged Electoral Offences 1 1

The investigation is being headed by the Commissioner of Police Francis Olugu, who is overseeing electoral ffences in Acholi Sub-region. It stems from a complaint raised by incumbent Lamwo District Woman Legislator Molly Lanyero.
13:20
13:20

UPDF Retain Guns, Ammunitions Captured from South Sudan Bandits 2 2 Top story

Kitgum Resident District Commissioner, William Komakech, said it’s the responsibility of the South Sudan government to ensure that the suspects are prosecuted but reiterated that handing over guns intercepted in a sovereign state is illegal. “We have done our part in capturing; detaining and now we have handed over the culprits back to you. It’s up to you to prosecute them or let them go free,” said Komakech.
09:25
09:25

Thugs Breaks Into NIRA Office Steal National IDs, Equipment 1

The Orom Sub County LC III Chairperson, Qurino Olum, says the thugs broke into the production department offices where NIRA often charges its equipment. He says the thugs made off with an unspecified number of national identity cards, a laptop, an external battery and charger that were being in the ongoing distribution of the IDs.
07:29
07:29

Kitgum Diocese Resorts to Door to Door Campaign to Curb Gender Based Violence 3

According to Bishop Kitara, under the campaign the over 600 clergy, catechists and lay leaders affiliated to the diocese that covers Lamwo, Pader, Agago and Kitgum district will visit homesteads to raise awareness against Gender Based Violence.
16:33
16:33

School Teacher in Kitgum Arrested over Theft of Text Books 1

Julius Peter Otto, the Omiya Anyima Sub-county LCIII Chairperson, who ordered for the arrest of the suspect, says he got a tip-off from concerned residents who had sighted him selling textbooks in bars on separate occasions.
11:57
11:57

Farmers Resort to Snares to Catch Produce Thieves 2 1 Top story

Rose Anena, a farmer in Lokung Sub County in Lamwo district is one of the farmers who fell victim to the theft of approximately 1,800 kilograms of simsim. According to Anena, thieves raid their gardens mainly in the night or when it is raining.
15:41
15:41

Ten Arrested in Kitgum over Inter Clan Revenge Attack

The Kitgum District Police Commander Keith Tommy Eyaku, says that the suspects orchestrated an inter-clan clash that started last night and continued until Thursday before the police quelled the situation.
10:34
10:34

Assailants Kill Elderly Man, Wife Nursing Serious Injuries 2

The Labongo Amida Sub County LC III Chairperson, Wilfred Nyeko, says the assailants reportedly broke into the couple’s house and hacked Otur to death while his wife was left unconscious with multiple injuries.
17:30
17:30

Acholi Clerics Mediate in Clan Land Row Customary land 4 1

The mediation comes nearly six months after a violent inter-clan clash among Pajong clan members that left 16 people with severe body injuries in rivalry over the land in Lyelukwar village in Pela Parish.
06:44
06:44

Uganda, South Sudan Army Trade Blame Over Boundary Clashes 2 Top story

According to Lt. Col Akiiki, when the army received information from residents, UPDF troops moved from Ngomoromo to Ted Nagwe on a fact-finding mission but met resistance from the SSPDF soldiers who opened fire at them.
09:24
09:24

Woman Throws Children In Stream After Husband Disappears with Food Money

Nyeko says trouble started on Friday when the suspect waited for her husband whom she had sent with an unspecified amount of money to buy food for the family for Independence Day celebrations in vain.
16:01
16:01

Man Nabbed Registering Students For Dubious Sponsorship programme 6 1

According to Nyeko, the suspect operated an office in Parabongo cell in Pager Division, between 2018 and 2019 where he registered over 164 students but failed to offer them any sponsorship.
18:40
18:40

Three Held Over Death of 41-Year-Old Man in Kitgum

The deceased identified as Morish Nyeko, a resident of Balongo village in Pella parish, Omiya Anyima was found dead lying in clotted blood on sunday morning.
12:07
12:07

Musician Bizo Man Drowns In River River Pager 1 1

In July, an enrolled nurse drowned at the same spot where Bizo Man has drowned!
18:13
18:13

Kitgum Fish Hatchery In Disrepair Six Years After Being Vandalised Fish farming 2

John Okeny, the Chairperson of Manjola Fish farmers says in 2014, the then project manager stole some vital components from the hatchery and other items worth over Shillings 20 million.
17:22
17:22

UPDF Impersonator Arrested in Kitgum 2

The suspect, identified as Brian Omara alias Vincent Onyang was arrested while drunk and donning full military uniform in Kitgum Municipality on Tuesday.
13:08
13:08

COVID-19 Suspects Flee Quarantine Centre After Gunshot Sound 2

It’s reported that a police officer who was guarding the facility fired multiple shots in the air in an attempt to scare off a motorist after an altercation for allegedly riding past 6 pm. The sound of gunshots evoked fear and panic among the suspects at the centre, forcing them to flee for dear lives.
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