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07:23
07:23

Six Suspected Warriors Arrested in Kotido Municipality Security forces 2 1

Michael Longole, the Mt Moroto Regional Police spokesperson says the suspects were arrested in Nariwo Village in North Division Kotido municipality while in the bar.
14:25
14:25

Nakapiripirit Residents in Panic As Stray Lions Kill Five Cattle 2 1

On Friday night, an unspecified number of lions believed to have strayed from Pian –the Upe game reserve attacked a cattle kraal in Namalu Town council killing cows and injuring others.
13:20
13:20

Schools Withdraw Regular Meals over High Food Prices 5 1

The prevailing high cost of food has compelled school administrators to adjust their menus and regular feeding schedules such that they can operate within the available limited budgets.
09:47
09:47

Kotido Mothers Warned Against Starving Children for Food Aid Hunger in karamoja 1

During the monitoring visit by the Kotido district leaders, they found out that some parents are intentionally starving their children so that they remain malnourished and continue benefiting from food and cash.
08:58
08:58

36 Cases of Human Rights Violations Recorded in Three months in Karamoja Region UN human rights 1 3

Grace Pelly, the UN Human Deputy Country Director said that the major cases recorded include torture, arbitrary arrest during the cordon, and search operations against illegal guns.
11:31
11:31

Police Cautions Motorists Using Abim- Kotido Road Over Fresh Security Threats road ambushes 1 2

Moses Akena, the Kotido District Police Commander has appealed to travelers to avoid both early and late journeys to avert the attacks.
07:50
07:50

Sub County Chairperson Flees Home Citing Death Threats From Warriors Kotido district 1 2 Top story

According to Lokol, he now lives in town after surviving death narrowly on Monday night when the warriors tried to raid his residence.
07:51
07:51

Church of Uganda, Act Alliance Kick Off Food Distribution in Karamoja Kotido district 3 1

‘’We lost people to hunger in big numbers. The report from Kotido District indicates that 1680 people died of hunger. During our pastoral work to the manyattas, we find children so malnourished, people very hungry, very thin and others dying in their houses and compounds,” Bishop Nasak said.
07:07
07:07

New Police Posts to Boost Security in Karamoja karamoja region 1 1

Micheal Longole, the Mt. Moroto regional police spokesperson has expressed gratitude for the project saying the police have for long been grappling with a shortage of accommodation for their personnel.
12:42
12:42

Hunger Forces Kotido Residents to Sell Gov't Goats Kotido district 1 3

According to a report from Kotido District authorities, nearly 95 percent of the goats distributed by the government to the reformed rustlers have been sold so as to survive starvation.
14:23
14:23

Moroto Vendors Continue Doing Business on the Streets Despite Ultimatum Moroto municipality 4 1

Betty Akunyo, one of the street vendors says they prefer selling from the streets because the spaces allocated for them in the market do not favor their business.
09:51
09:51

Moroto Municipal Authorities Move to Regulate Pork Sale Moroto municipality 2 1

Ismail Mohammed, the Mayor of Moroto Municipality, says that the unregulated pork joints are affecting other communities, which don’t consume pork. ‘’I have received several complains from the Muslim community about these mushrooming pork joints, I feel their rights must be respected and we must regulate the pork business’’ Mohammed said.
12:49
12:49

Moroto Municipality Seeks UGX 5B to Build Offices 2 1

Vicent Okurut, the Moroto municipal town clerk told URN that they are facing a crisis of office space and they are engaging the council to start lobbying funds for the construction of their own offices. Okurut says limited office space has affected their day-to-day duties and people who come to seek services.
12:40
12:40

Chamkok Sub County Residents Upset by Lack of Social Services Abim district 1 1

Since its inception in 2018, the sub-county which had been claimed by both Kotido and Abim districts has had no single school, or health unit, with only a few water sources sometimes shared with animals.
09:13
09:13

Kotido Elders Rally Religious Leaders to Pray for Reformed Cattle Rustlers 3 1

The Elders Council says that much as the government is succeeding in disarmament, there is a need to cleanse the reformed warriors who have surrendered their guns so that they are mentally prepared for lasting peace.
11:36
11:36

Traders Decry Lack of Power, Water in Moroto Central Market 1 3

The market has been operating without electricity and water for the last three months.
11:18
11:18

Help Recover our Fertile Land From Animals, Hungry Karamoja Elders Plead community land 1 4

Simon Nangiro, the chairperson Karamoja Elders association says they have realized that food production is important and they need back their land since wildlife revenues do not benefit the community.
07:43
07:43

Stolen Goats retrieved from the home of LC1 in Napak District 1 1

Simon Peter Lotem, the LC3 sub county chairperson for Nadunget who was leading the tracking team says they followed footmarks which led them to the home of Albino Lochoro, village chairperson of Lokodiokodio. He said the area chairperson who got suspicious tried to direct the tracking team to a different direction but they insisted until they landed on goats hidden inside the house.
12:36
12:36

Man Tortured by Chinese Employer Seeks Justice at Moroto Police Access to Justice 1 2

Martin Satya, a driver hired by the company told URN that he was tortured on August 28, by his 'boss,' a Chinese national who accused him of siphoning fuel from a truck that he had been told to take to the garage for repairs.
13:31
13:31

Moroto Waragi Dealers Defy Sale Ban, Business Booms police operations 1 1

When our reporter visited parts of Moroto Municipality, illicit waragi could be seen being sold in open markets mostly in the areas of Campswahili juu, Kakoliye and Kambizi in South Division.
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