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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.
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.
11:31
11:31

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

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 2 1 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.
07:07
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.
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 2 1

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.
10:52
10:52

Security Forces in Karamoja Recover 25,783 Stolen Cows in One Year 2 1

The security forces estimated that about 42,000 cows were stolen between the month of July 2021 up to date and security managed to recover 25,783 cows since the Usalama Kwa Yote operations commenced.
08:21
08:21

Hunger Pushes Children in Karamoja to Mining Hunger in karamoja 2 2

The children heading families say that the inability to provide adequate food to feed the family forced them to drop out of school to find other alternatives for survival.
19:09
19:09

Security Recovers Illegal Firearm from Father of Kotido Chairperson Security forces 1 1 Top story

Moses Amuya, the acting UPDF 3rd Division spokesperson, says that the officer in charge of Rengen Army Detach retrieved the gun and two pieces of ammunition from the nearby bush where Mzee Komol's son had placed it.
10:04
10:04

Security Tightened as Karamoja Cultural Festival Resumes Abim district 1 1

Micheal Longole, the Mt. Moroto Regional Police spokesperson, says security measures have been tightened on all the routes leading to Abim district and its bordering districts following the unpredictable security in the region.
11:43
11:43

Karamojong Pastoralists Want Security Personnel to Halt Recovering Stolen Cattle Karimojong Warriors 3 1

Lobur Apaa Lochap, a pastoralist in Kotido district says sometimes raiders are forced to go for raids in an attempt to recover what is lost and through that the vice continues. He suggested that the security forces also give them time to track these animals since they understand the movement of their colleagues.
20:50
20:50

Kaabong Nursing School Principal Survives Road Ambush armed warriors 1 1

The incident happened at Lopero village in Rengen sub county Kotido district on Tuesday evening. Available information indicates that the two armed warriors shot at the car in which the principal Mary Achuma was travelling on a journey to Kaabong from Kotido district.
18:47
18:47

Kotido Councilor in Trouble For Alleged Defamation Longaroe sub county

Moses Akena, the Kotido District Police Commander, says that the councilor is accused of defaming and threatening the sub-county LC 3 chairperson, Moses Lomuria.
07:17
07:17

Three Warriors Put Out of Action in Kotido kotido district 1 2

Sean Paul Atanya, the LC 3 chairperson of North division told URN that the community members abandoned the warrior's bodies as they fled the village. Atanya says since the incident happened, no one has returned back to the village since people are scared of what transpired.
11:22
11:22

Mother of Seven Commits Suicide over Hunger Longaroi sub county 1 1

Daniel Lotyang, the youth councilor representing Longaroe sub-county and a para-social worker, told URN that he found the frustrated children screaming while watching their mother's lifeless body dangling on a rope inside the grass house.
17:47
17:47

Police Profiles Cattle Markets to Avert Commercialized Raids in Karamoja security forces 1 1

The cattle markets have been linked to the spate of raids as rustlers steal cows and immediately load them on trucks for transportation out of Karamoja, a trend which, according to Micheal Longole, the Mt Moroto Regional Police Spokesperson frustrates the recovery of stolen animals.
09:44
09:44

Panic as Suspected Raiders Resort to Petty Theft in Karamoja karamojong warriors 2 1

Lucy Nakori, a resident of Loputuk sub-county in Moroto district, says that the warriors who were passing by her home carried away the food she was cooking and continued with their raiding mission.
08:12
08:12

Three Arrested over Illegal Gun Trafficking in Karamoja security forces 2 1

Among the suspects are three local leaders who are accused of dealing with gun traffickers and illegal possession of firearms.
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