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17:11
17:11

Agago Vigilante Group kills Two Suspected Karamojong Cattle Thieves 2 1

Linos Ngompek, the Agago Resident District Commissioner told Uganda Radio Network in an interview Wednesday that the deceased persons are suspected to have crossed from Kotido district.
15:23
15:23

Onion Prices Shoot Up Across Markets in Acholi Sub-region Lajalula village, 1 1 Top story

Lucky Akello, one of the vendors in Kalongo market told Uganda Radio Network that there has been limited supply of onions by their suppliers for the past weeks. She says unlike in the past when they used to get onion supplies on a daily basis from various suppliers, only a few of them supply them once a week or at times even after two weeks.
12:13
12:13

Lightening Injures Four Children in Agago lightning strike

Bowman John Opio, a teacher at Atocon primary school told Uganda Radio Network in an interview that the children were asleep in a grass thatched hut when the incident happened.
15:13
15:13

Woman Recovers Two Guns From Garden 1 Top story

Jimmy Patrick Okema, the Aswa River Region Police Spokesperson, says Moto immediately notified the authorities leading to the recovery of the firearms. The guns are believed to have been buried by Lord’s Resistance Army rebel fighters at the height of insurgency in Northern region.
10:28
10:28

UPDF Deploys Additional Soldiers in Agago over Increased Cattle Thefts cattle rustling 1 2

The additional 215 UPDF soldiers under the fifth Infantry Division were deployed over the week to counter incursion of armed Karamojong cattle thugs disrupting security and farming.
10:17
10:17

Six Injured As Suspected Karamojong Cattle Thieves Attack Farmers In Agago 1 Top story

Richard Okidi and Philips Odera were shot in the stomach while James Otto was hit in the left rib. Santo Anywar was shot twice in the stomach and back, Amos Omot on his left chest while Joseph Omona 32 was shot in the left rib. Wellborn Okengum, the Arere village LC I Chairperson told Uganda Radio Network in an interview that the victims were attacked while guarding their cattle.
14:03
14:03

LDU Officer Shoots 23-Year-Old Man in Agago 1

Willy Oloya, a peasant and resident of Mugila west village, Lagwa parish in Adilang sub county was reportedly shot on his left thigh at about 10pm.
17:56
17:56

Locusts Spread to Acholi Sub Region Lapono Subcounty 3 1

Linos Ngompek, the Agago Resident District Commissioner told URN in an interview that the locusts have been sighted in lawun village in Adilang Sub County and diwang parish in Lira Kato sub county.
07:29
07:29

LRA Victims Call For Psycho-social Support trauma 3 3

The victims say the war has greatly affected their social lives, even more than a decade after guns fell silent with majority citing trauma as the biggest challenges they continue to battle.
13:39
13:39

Security Teams Recover 11 Animals Stolen from Agago by Cattle Rustlers 1

Initial reports indicated that Armed rustlers suspected to have crossed from Kotido district on Friday night raided kiloko itiyo village in Loperebong Sub County and Matakula village in Omiya Pacwa Sub-county and looted 11 animals from local farmers.
15:12
15:12

Suspected Karimojong Rustlers Loot 11 Cattle In Agago cattle rustlers 1 1 Top story

According to local leaders, the armed rustlers whose numbers were not established looted seven cattle from kiloko itiyo village in Loperebong Sub County and four others from Matakula village in Omiya Pacwa Sub-county.
08:47
08:47

Agago Dog Bite Victims Struggling to Get Treatment Agago District

At least 11 people have suffered dog bites in Agago district over the past one week. Peter Odong, the Ogole Parish Council in Lapono Sub County, says the dog bites are common in his area.
18:38
18:38

Forced to Cook Human Body Parts; A Survivor’s Tale of the LRA Omot Massacre 4 2 Top story

The rebels chopped the head and thigh of one of the victims and told her to ensure that it's cooked until its ready for eating. Under pressure to avoid becoming another victim, Akullu dashed into a nearby building and picked an empty cooking pot and filled it with water. In this, the body parts were stuffed.
12:05
12:05

Clerics Snub Omot Massacre Memorial Prayers in Agago omot subounty 2 2

Rev Nelson Onono Onweng, the ARLPI Chairperson told URN in an interview that they called off their attendance after learning that the two groups failed to reach a common ground to hold a joint prayer.
16:46
16:46

Man Remanded for Battering 15-Year-Old Boy 1

Okello was arrested on Wednesday after smashing eight fingers of Patrick Okello, a resident of Otingowiye village in Ogole Parish.
11:29
11:29

Man Arrested For Battering 15-Year-Old Boy in Agago 1

Walter Okello reportedly used a claw hammer to smash the victim’s eight fingers in front of his shop in Wol Trading center in Wol Town Council on Tuesday. The victim has been identified as Patrick Okello, a resident of Otingowiye village in Ogole Parish.
07:23
07:23

Persistent Power Outage Leaves Agago Traders Counting Loses 2

For a month now, electricity supply hasn’t been stable in the district affecting normal operation of several businesses.
14:39
14:39

Woman in Agago Dies Giving Birth in Witchdoctor’s Shrine Lapono Subcounty

The deceased Suzan Akot in her 30’s reportedly died on Friday after delivering a baby boy, 800 meters away from her home.
17:32
17:32

Rural Electrification: Agago Residents Protest Cutting of Shea Trees 4

Agnes Matura Mabel, the Environment Officer CYLEX Engineering Ltd, says they have encountered resistance in the execution of the project from a section of residents led by cultural leaders in Parabongo, Lapono, Paimol and Wol Sub Counties.
07:13
07:13

Four Notorious Cattle Thieves Netted In Agago Agago District

Lubega says the suspects will be charged with theft of cattle once investigations are complete. He notes that the district is currently a hotbed of animal thefts owing to the lucrative livestock markets in West Nile region and Amac Market in Dokolo District.
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