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10:51
10:51

Two SPLA Soldiers Killed in Clashes With UPDF

The soldiers had reportedly encroached into Ugandan territory and erected a roadblock one and a half kilometres from Ngomoromo border post in Lokung sub-county.
07:13
07:13

UPDF, S.Sudan Gunmen Exchange Gunfire over Boundary in Lamwo Lokung Subcounty

Security personnel at Ngomoromo border checkpoint who sought anonymity for fear of reprisal said that the armed men invaded the Ugandan territory on Monday night and erected a roadblock at Lakolori, a kilometre from the previous checkpoint in Otwilo all territories on the Ugandan side.
08:11
08:11

Lamwo Youths Protest Irregularities Ahead of Sub County Committee Polls 3

The rowdy youths stormed the Sub County Electoral Commission office and locked it accusing the area Election Supervisor, David Kidaga of issuing nomination forms to only one aspirant, singlehandedly picking candidates of his choice and ineligible persons.
13:24
13:24

South Sudan Returns Uganda's Stolen Cattle cattle rustling 2 1

A five-member delegation of security personnel from South Sudan’s Torit state accompanied by political and cultural leaders handed the animals to Lamwo district leaders at Apiriti border point in Madi-Opei sub-county on Sunday.
15:20
15:20

Suspected Cattle Rustler Shot Dead in Lamwo 2 2

The unidentified man was shot in the abdomen in an ambush laid by soldiers in Obere village, Ngacino Parish at 10pm on Thursday night.
14:47
14:47

UPDF Destroys 13 Explosives In East Acholi 1 2

Lt. Hassan Kato, the Fifth Infantry Division Spokesperson, says the explosives were recovered by farmers opening their land for cultivation.
11:41
11:41

Lamwo District Speaker, RDC Bicker over Blocking Council Meetings 1 2

Amone had convened an emergency council meeting for councillors to realign the boundary of the newly created Lamwo East County to suit the need of the community following concerns from the community and a section of local leaders.
12:57
12:57

Gov`t Allocates UGX 500m for Training Refugees in Vocational Skills 2 1

Hillary Onek, the Minister for Refugees and Disaster Preparedness in the Office of the Prime Minister on Wednesday said that the funds will be channelled through Don Bosco Vocational Training Centre, a missionary owned Centre in Palabek Sub County established last year.
07:38
07:38

40,000 Refugees in Lamwo Receive Free Face Masks 7 1

The reusable masks were on Wednesday distributed by the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees- UNHCR.
11:17
11:17

One Dead, Scores Injured in Ethnic Refugee Clashes 2

The Refugee Welfare Council Chairperson, Robert Ocan says the clash between the two groups started from a dispute over a piece of land that was allocated to the refugees by the host community for cultivation.
15:03
15:03

Lamwo Turns Refugee Reception into Quarantine Centre South Sudan Refugee 1

Lamwo Resident District Commissioner James Nabinson Kidega says the reception centre will provide temporary shelter for the drivers as they wait for testing and laboratory results.
11:23
11:23

Slow Pace of Paloga SEED School Construction Worries Lamwo Leaders 2 1 Top story

The project, undertaken by ZEEP Construction Uganda Ltd covers the construction of an administration block, three-storied classroom blocks, a library, kitchen, multipurpose science and ICT laboratories, staff houses, latrines and a playground.
12:41
12:41

Army Sets Up Four Detachments at Uganda-South Sudan Border 2

Some of the detaches which had been abandoned due to limited personnel were reopened following the resurgence of cattle raids by armed south Sudanese cattle thugs from the neighboring Torit state.
07:33
07:33

Electricity Cooperative Society Offices Closed over Persistent Power Outage Lamwo District 2 1

Geoffrey Nyeko, the Palabek Kal Sub-County Chairperson says the area has not had electricity for the past two months without any PACMEC officials laboring to explain the cause of the power outage.
14:18
14:18

400 Casual Laborers from Busoga Arrive to Plant Sugarcane in Lamwo 2 1

The labourers were transported aboard Gateway buses on Sunday by Horyal Investment Holding Company Ltd. The company contracted by the government is implementing sugarcane growing in the district on behalf of Ayuu Alali Sugarcane Cooperatives Society.
11:50
11:50

Kitgum COVID-19 Taskforce Rejects Lamwo's Request for Quarantine Space

Charles Byamugisha Maserino, the Sector Intelligence Officer for Kitgum and Lamwo districts noted that Lamwo district officials have requested to relocate some suspects to Kitgum due to space challenges.
07:47
07:47

Five Injured in Inter-Clan Clashes in Lamwo 1

The dispute is between the family members of Churchill Obita, the Gombola Internal Security Officer of Padibe East Sub County and Palaa community members.
10:47
10:47

Rampant Cattle Raids Disrupt Farming in Lamwo cattle theft 3 1 Top story

The persistent incursion of armed South Sudanese cattle rustlers in parts of Lamwo district is impacting negatively on livestock and crop farming, the local leaders have revealed.
13:32
13:32

LDUs Deployed to Plant Sugarcane in Lamwo Over Manpower Shortage Atiak Sugar Factory 2 1

This comes as Horyal Investment Holding Company Ltd, contracted by government to implement the sugarcane project has failed to acquire targeted 900 laborers to work on 6,500 hectares land ready for sugarcane growing.
16:08
16:08

Lamwo RDC, LCV Chairperson Bicker over Implementation Of Covid-19 Directives UNHCR 3 1

The two leaders have had counter-accusations for nearly a month since the country went into lockdown with each accusing the other of insubordination, sparking fears that their conducts are crippling efforts geared towards implementation of COVID-19 directives.
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