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20:45
20:45

UPDF to Beef Up Security in Karamoja Sub Region - Lt. Gen Kainerugaba Deployment

Lt Gen Kainerugaba also encouraged the Karimojong leaders to stop fighting each other but promised deploy more forces to the region of over 320 new legs to each district in the region.
19:46
19:46

Sixteen Arrested in Moroto Over Cattle Rustling UPDF 2

The 16 were apprehended today, Sunday in Nadunget Sub County during a peaceful identification exercise for over 1,700 impounded cattle from Kodonyo and Napar-Kwangan parishes in Lopuyo Sub County, Moroto district.
16:07
16:07

3rd Division Court Martial Sentences Eight Over Illegal Possession of Fire arms 3 2

Capt. Edrin Mawanda, the UPDF 3rd division Spokesperson, says the 3rd Division Court Martial Chairperson Col. Francis Kateraho convicted the accused on their own plea of guilty.
07:10
07:10

Business Picking Up in Moroto After Lockdown business in moroto 2 2

Paul Loduk, a cattle trader from Moroto notes that the reopening of markets has enabled people to buy the goods and access services of their choice to satisfy their needs fully.
12:54
12:54

Police Officers Walk 10KM to Work 5

The Acting Town Clerk Nadunget Town Council, John Bosco Moru evicted the officers last week to pave way for the renovation of the structures to allow town council staff to move in.
13:59
13:59

UPDF Back to Drawing Board Over Disarmament of Karimojong Gen Peter Elwelu 1 1

So far 88 guns have been recovered out of the estimated 500 illegal firearms in Karamoja, says the Division Commander, Brig. Joseph Balikudembe who has led the two-fold disarmament that includes, voluntary and cordon and search operations
08:58
08:58

Construction of Two USMID Funded Roads Starts in Moroto usmid project 4 1

Stella Aluka, a businesswoman along Jie Road hopes standard roads will improve the delivery of goods to the stores. She also says that with the security lights in place, theft and housebreakings could reduce when businesses register a boom.
13:09
13:09

14 Guns Recovered From LDU Deserters in Seven Days illegal firearms 1

Police and the Uganda Peoples Defence Forces -UPDF are conducting voluntary and forceful disarmament in the sub-region located in the neighbourhood of the armed communities of Turkana in Kenta and Toposa in South Sudan's Toposa.
09:26
09:26

Construction of Seven Police Posts in Karamoja Sub Region Underway OPM 1

Construction is underway at the selected sub counties, some at border points where there has been no police presence at all.
16:25
16:25

2-Year Old Killed in Petrol Inferno fire outbreak 2

Selling petrol in bottles which is behind the frequent fires is now a booming business as boda boda riders and car owners prefer petrol in bottles to fueling form the fuel stations, where they say pump attendants cheat them by giving less than the specified amounts.
11:39
11:39

One Jie Warrior Killed in Napak District Cattle rustlers

A group of about seven warriors from Kotido district on Friday night raided 41 heads of cattle from a kraal in Apeitolim
07:40
07:40

Police to Deploy 2,500 in Karamoja security 1 1

The deployment follows a directive from President Yoweri Museveni during his recent visit to the sub-region following a sustained upsurge of insecurity orchestrated by armed warriors.
15:14
15:14

Former Parliamentary Candidate Probed for Cattle Theft 1

It is alleged that the cattle were stolen from a neighbouring village on Thursday night, and according to the Police, footmarks from the scene of the crime were tracked to Oloo's village in Nasinyonoit. This happened just hours after Oloo returned to Moroto from Soroti, where he lost a petition challenging the outcome of the January 2021 polls.
17:47
17:47

RDC Mpimbaza Hashaka Takes Over in Bukwo

Immediately after receiving the instruments of power, Hashaka asked the Bukwo CAO Swaib Balala to encourage transparency in public service and asked him to start giving information concerning government funded programs and by partners.
14:51
14:51

Police in Karamoja Step Up Sensitization Drive on Disarmament 1

The sensitization, headed by the Mt. Moroto Regional Police Commander Francis Chemustu, comprises of DPCs, Astu commandants, UPDF area commander GISOs and other security personnel.
19:35
19:35

Karamoja Marble Miners Petition EU Ambassadors on Modern Tools Karamoja sub-region 1 4

Karamoja is one of the areas in Uganda with the largest mineral potential. The region has high deposits of limestone, gypsum, iron ore, wolfram, nickel, gold, copper, cobalt, lithium, gemstones, tin, marble and other rare earth elements.
17:02
17:02

Five Abducted Women Recovered abductions

“It is unfortunate, this information reached to us late as security we did what we can at that moment. Good enough those women were released by the warriors alive, thanks to God,” said Longole in a statement on Saturday night. He called on the community to be vigilant by reporting such incidents or any crime immediately to security agencies.
07:30
07:30

First Lady Commissions Irish Funded Multi-Purpose Workshop in Moroto European Union 1 5

The construction of the multi-purpose workshop was funded by the Embassy of Ireland with 320,000 Euros, approximately 1.33 billion Shillings and it is under the bigger ‘Support to Skilling Uganda Project’ aimed to raise quality and quantity of skills provision and ensure that more girls and women attain skills training relevant for the local labour market and the economy.
06:41
06:41

Pictorial: EU Heads of Mission Visit to Karamoja Sub-region

They have in the past days interfaced with communities, Local Council and district leaders, security officials, human rights activities, Ministers, First Lady, Janet Museveni and others on the different challenges faced by Karamoja ranging from Health, Education, insecurity, nutrition, human rights abuse and others.
14:27
14:27

55 Groups in Moroto Cleared for Emyooga Program 1

The groups, which received about 1.9 Billion Shillings in May have not been able to access the resources due to failure by the district to organize capacity building on financial literacy for association leaders.
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