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18:52
18:52

Karamoja Rape Victims Miss Justice Following Escape of Moroto Prisoners moroto prison break 1 1

Therefore the affected girls and women who were supposed to access justice this week have been forced to wait indefinitely because the 15 suspects on High Court special session course list are on the run.
07:22
07:22

30 Moroto Prison Escapees Captured moroto prison break 1

According to Edotu, the inmates have been charged with escaping from lawful custody and looting government stores.
12:59
12:59

Moroto Hotel Guests Detained Over Missing Police Laptop Uganda Police Force 1 Top story

Police stormed the lodge at 6:30 am and sealed it off to visitors while those inside were not allowed to leave the premises. Eyewitnesses say at least 40 occupants of the hotel were arrested. Police sources told URN on condition of anonymity because of the sensitivity of the matter that missing laptop was being used by a police commissioner who was on official duties in the region.
12:23
12:23

Moroto Schools Need Support to Provide Handwashing Facilities 2

Moroto district is planning for the reopening of 21 primary schools with candidate classes including one that is privately owned, five secondary schools and two tertiary institutions.
18:28
18:28

Francis Adome Handed NRM Flag for Moroto after Tribunal Hearing nrm petitions 2 2

The declaration was made today in Kampala after consideration of a petition filed by Fred Angella, the incumbent MP citing voter bribery and intimidation of his supporters by the Adome’s camp.
07:54
07:54

Moroto Prison Commander Suspended After Jail Break prison break 1 Top story

Uganda Prisons Spokesperson, Frank Baine says Aruho has been suspended together with his Deputy, Joseph Angwandia until investigations into the prison break are completed by a team set by the Commissioner-General.
19:13
19:13

8-Year-Old Girl Raped, Lacks Treatment Due To Poverty Police 2

The OC Child and Family Protection Unit in Moroto Central Police Station, Joseph Oumo told Uganda Radio network on phone there were many cases recorded of defilement and he could not confirm whether this particular case had been recorded.
16:07
16:07

Moroto Quarantine Centre Closed Ahead of School Reopening 1

The centre was officially closed on Thursday and all suspected cases advised to self-isolate from their homes, according to the Moroto Resident District Commissioner Helen Pulkol. The centre had 18 isolated cases at the time of its closure.
16:37
16:37

Karimojong Eat Expensive Imported Foods As Uganda Farmers Suffer UN 2 2

Currently, the food supplements being distributed to malnourished children and expectant mothers in Karamoja sub region as well as in refugee settlements are imported from Rwanda and Pakistan, and therefore the agency meets high costs; prompting UN Resident Coordinator Rosa Malango to push for locally manufactured supplements.
14:14
14:14

Govt Offers UGX 500k for Every Moroto Prison Escapee moroto prison break 2 1 Top story

Dr Byabashaija, who is in Moroto on an inspection duty following the escape of 219 prisoners on Wednesday says he will reward anyone who recovers a gun with 1.5 million Shillings and each person who surrenders a prisoner will be paid 500,000.
11:06
11:06

Moroto Prison Break Was Imminent- Insiders Moroto District 1 Top story

“The guy is very arrogant. When inmates come with complaints or any issues that need his attention, he slaps them and has been belittling Karimojong as ‘warriors’ whom he describes as backward and useless. Because he doesn’t understand the language, he is always suspicious of everything spoken especially when officers, who know some bit of Ngakarimojong talk with prisoners. On the day of the attack, his office was the first target but he was not around”, another source said.
13:57
13:57

Moroto Prison Break Poses Security, Health Threats Moroto District 1 3

A section of the community now lives in fear especially about the firearms that are in the wrong hands. Dinah Ayo, a resident in Moroto town says the loose firearms could be used by the escapees to perpetuate more crime, not only in Moroto but anywhere in the country.
14:08
14:08

Moroto Prison Guards Now Under Guard In Their Own Prison Moroto District 1 1

Only a staff deployed as data clerk at the prisons regional office was in the office this morning while the rest of the team was locked up at Moroto Prison premises. Since Thursday, access to Moroto Prisons has been restricted, with tight security comprising four officers manning the main gate at day time. This is different from the other ordinary days where one person would be seen at the gate.
12:41
12:41

Eyewitnesses Account of Moroto Prison Break 4 1

Carlos Odongo, a Boda- Boda cyclist in Moroto who witnessed the incident says the escape of prisoners was preceded by the rare appearance of armed warriors behind the prions gates, along Circular Road.
06:19
06:19

Hope Fades as Pursuit for Moroto Prison Break Escapees Yields less Results 1 2 Top story

Following the escape, the UPDF was called to lead the search operations. But only nine of the escapees had been recaptured by Thursday evening. Baine said that joint forces were pursuing the armed group from Kotido who were heading northwards through the jungles of Moroto close to the Kenyan border.
16:58
16:58

Moroto Municipality Remains Calm after Prison Break 2

After the prison break, gunfire rocked Moroto town as security personnel engaged the armed escapees, bringing business in the area to a standstill. By 7:00 pm, all streets in the town were deserted.
11:18
11:18

Moroto Prison Break: Three Escapees Shot Dead 1 2 Top story

On Wednesday more than 200 inmates overpowered prison staff before accessing the armoury and stole 15 riffles. The prison break happened at 4:30 pm.
20:04
20:04

50 Inmates Escape From Moroto Prison

They escaped at around 5:00 pm on Wednesday after reportedly breaking into the armoury and stealing about 15 guns.
09:22
09:22

Auxiliary Isolation Centre Opens at Moroto Prisons 1

Dr. Watmon explains that they since April 2020 tested at least 8, 000 samples. He stressed the need for partners to support case management, contact tracing, and evacuation of positive cases.
08:33
08:33

COVID-19 Case Dies in Moroto Regional Referral Hospital 1

He said the man reported to Moroto Hospital on September 10 with Tuberculosis. However, health samples taken from him tested positive to COVID-19. Dr Watmon says that after the result, the patient was immediately admitted to the isolation unit, where he passed on last night.
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