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19:52
19:52

LDU Personnel Handed Life Sentence for Murder UPDF 3 4 Top story

The LDU, Thomas Jolly Opoka was found guilty of murdering a 65-year-old resident of Amati parish in Oyam District. The deceased was identified as Francis Ogwang Munu, a member of the village COVID- 19 task force, who was allegedly assaulted to death during an operation to enforce night-curfew on June 27.
07:49
07:49

Three LDUs Arrested for Assaulting Civilian to Death 4th UPDF division 3

Michael Odongo, the North Kyoga Region Police spokesperson, says the suspects were identified following investigations into the incident.
15:22
15:22

LDUs batter 65-year Old Man to Death in Oyam District 2

It is alleged that the LDUs, who were around six in number and were stationed at Kamdini police station went to Amati Trading Centre in the evening to disperse the crowded who all took off leaving behind Ogwang who was then badly battered.
17:55
17:55

One Person Test Positive for Corona Virus in Oyam District. Ministry of Health 2

The man who is a resident of Opam B’ village, Ogwang apur parish, Acaba Sub county was resting at the trading center while waiting for a bicycle which was supposedly to be sent by his family members to pick him up and take him home upon arrival.
18:07
18:07

Kamdini Building Kills One, Injures Four Others Critically 1

The survivors are Omoro, a resident of Bar village, Denis Otim from corner Kamdini, Walter Akol from Ogor village and Innocent Olilim.
14:50
14:50

Oyam DPC Arrested for Negligence of Duty Uganda Police Force

Victor Kule and the OC Ngai Police Post Joseph Odongo were on Tuesday summoned to the Regional Police Headquarters where Peter Nkulega, the North Kyoga Regional Police commander ordered for their detention on allegations of negligence and disobedience of lawful orders.
16:26
16:26

33 More Contacts of COVID-19 Positive Truck Driver Quarantined in Oyam COVID- 19 2

The 33 includes people who directly and indirectly came into contacts with the driver while in Oyam District. In Lira, the numbers of his contacts has since risen from 33 to 35.
10:42
10:42

Body of LCI Chairperson in Oyam Still Missing After Boat Accident Uganda Police Force

It is alleged that they drowned after their boat was reportedly hit by a hippopotamus on their way from Restoration Gateway Hospital in Kiryandongo District where he had taken his wife for medical treatment.
17:27
17:27

Inmate Hacks Prison Wardress to Death in Oyam Oyam District

Adupa has been serving a 10-year jail sentence after he was convicted in 2016 of murdering his wife. He had only three years to be released.
12:35
12:35

UNRA Starts Temporal Repair of Lira-Kamdini Highway World Bank 2

Mark Ssali, the UNRA Communications Officer says the temporal repair work includes feeling deep potholes with marram and opening of some filled up drainage lines on the highway.
15:01
15:01

Delayed Reconstruction of Lira-Kamdini Highway Irks Road Users oyam district 1

The highway stretching from Lira town through Corner Molem-Aboke in Kole District and Loro township in Oyam district has remained in an appalling state since 2009 when it was last rehabilitated by Dot Services Limited.
13:20
13:20

UWA Gives UGX 2M to Family of Catechist Killed by Stray Elephants murchison falls 1

Wilfred Chemutai, the Karuma Sector UWA chief warden says the money is to facilitate the burial arrangements, pending other administrative decisions by the higher authorities regarding compensation as the per law
11:01
11:01

Stray Elephants Kill Oyam Catechist, Injure Another Person murchison falls 1 Top story

Victor Saasi Kule, the Oyam District Police Commander, says the deceased was going to his farm in Juma Parish in Kamdini Sub County when he was killed by the elephants.
16:41
16:41

Oyam Leaders Petition Museveni Over Proposed Aber District oyam district

Recently, Oyam district leaders led by Lands Minister Betty Amongi held a closed door meeting with President Museveni during his tour of Lango over the matter.
14:36
14:36

Stray Elephants Kill Expectant Mother, Injures One Person murchison falls

Maxwell Olweny, the Aber Sub County LC III chairperson, says elephant attacks are common in the area. He asks government to consider erecting a barrier to protect residents living next to the park.
11:17
11:17

Two Killed in Seperate Accidents in Oyam Motor Accident

Atim who was riding a motorcycle registration number UEW 372K reportedly made abrupt U-turn on the highway and was knocked dead by the speeding Pajero at Nguti-Cati trading Centre along Kampala-Gulu high way on Monday night.
15:44
15:44

Health Minister Roots for Mandatory Blood Pressure Testing high blood pressure 1

Aceng suggests that everyone who goes to access medical services from the facilities must be tested to ascertain whether or not they are suffering from hypertension.
16:07
16:07

70 Sacred Heart SS Students Survive Nasty Accident oyam district 1

The students and three of their teachers were traveling to Butiaba landing site in Buliisa district for a geography field work when the tragedy occurred. 64 of them are now admitted at St Mary\'s hospital Lacor in Gulu while four others who were critically injured are still being treated from a health center in Aboke awaiting referral.
12:24
12:24

Jobless Youths Resort to Roadside Begging youth unemployment 2

Local leaders in Minakulu trading centre in Oyam district are concerned over unemployed youths who have resorted to road side begging and petty theft as a means to earn a living.
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