Breaking

Archive

May 16 results
15:13
15:13

Man Captured On Video Whipping Elderly Woman In Arua City Arrested Josephine Angucia 2 1

In the video recording that has since gone viral and attracted public condemnation from several social media users, Avutia is seen ruthlessly flogging the elderly woman countlessly as a group of youths kept on cheering him to continue whipping the helpless woman. In the one-minute twenty-four minutes’ video footage the suspect is also seen stepping on the head of the victim who was heard crying and pleading her innocence and asking Avutia to stop assaulting her.
07:36
07:36

Two Arrested For Offering UGX 2M Bribe to Police Officer investigation 1 1

The suspects, identified as Annet Ajikia and Brian Nyakuta, both residents of Nyio Village, Nyio Parish, Vurra Sub County in Arua District, were arrested on Sunday, April 14, 2024.
13:05
13:05

Men in West Nile Overcome Stigma, Report GBV Cases 2 1

Statistics from the Arua Child and Family Protection Unit indicate that 12 cases of GBV against men were recorded in December, 13 cases in January and 10 cases in February, an indication more men in the sub-region are overcoming obstacles to report violence meted against them.
09:53
09:53

Police Officer in Terego Arrested for Soliciting UGX 200,000 Bribe IGG 1

Deputy Sergeant Sanyu Fatuma Sebbi, the officer in Charge of Criminal Investigations (CID) was arrested on Thursday by detectives from the Inspectorate of Government Arua regional office with the help of police.
10:42
10:42

Five Post Bank Staff in Custody Over Theft of UGX 138M 2 1

Preliminary reports indicate that the money went missing during transit from the Post Bank Arua branch, which is located along Avenue Road in Arua City to Yumbe District, an allegation the bank has since denied.
10:27
10:27

Newly Married Couple Killed In Arua City Petrol Inferno 1

Josephine Angucia, the Police spokesperson for the West Nile region explains that although the Regional Fire Brigade team rushed to the scene after getting the information at 11:43pm, they found Anguezaru had already burnt beyond recognition. She says that the Fire brigade crew managed to extinguish the fire and saved the neighbouring buildings.
07:25
07:25

Assault Tops Christmas Crime in West Nile 1 3

Josephine Angucia, the West Nile region Police publicist explains that besides assault, at least cases of 44 thefts and 20 cases of domestic violence were recorded during the three-day Christmas celebrations.
12:27
12:27

Man in Arua Kills Wife in Suspected Ritual Sacrifice 1

It is alleged Enzaru, who was expecting a baby at the time of the incident was lured to Democratic Republic of Congo-DRC by her husband and later murdered on October 24, 2023. Some of her body parts including the unborn baby were removed.
08:45
08:45

16-Year-Old Girl Arrested for Dumping Baby in Pit Latrine 1 2

It is alleged that the girl who is a resident of Ewanyapa cell in Komite ward, Ayivu West Division, Arua City, dumped the two weeks old baby in the pit latrine on Wednesday.
14:06
14:06

Aggravated Defilement: West Nile PSU Boss Released Over Lack of Evidence 1 1

Josephine Angucia, the West Nile Police Spokesperson, says that Otim was released from Arua Central Police Station (CPS) cells on Monday. She says that the decision came after the Resident State Attorney advised that the case file be closed due to insufficient evidence when it was forwarded for perusal and legal advice.
06:58
06:58

Police Recover Stolen Gun in Arua City 1 1

The gun UG PSO 56S4100025-13238 was stolen from a night security guard deployed at Stabex Fuel Station in Awindiri Ward, by unknown people.
09:24
09:24

Police Recover Gun Used in Arua City Robbery Attack 2 2

The recovery follows an aggravated robbery incident at the Rock Fuel Pump station located near Arua Airfield in Ayivu division, Arua City.
10:51
10:51

Armed Robbers Target Sports Betting Companies in New Crime Wave 3 2

According to Josephine Angucia, the West Nile Region Police spokesperson, the criminal gangs target sports betting companies that do not have adequate security, including those with a single unarmed guard.
07:25
07:25

Driver Who Knocked Dead Police Officer in Maracha Arrested 2 1

Sergeant Constantine Adiga from Maracha Central Police Station was killed on April 9, 2023, near the Station along the Arua-Koboko road while crossing the road from Maracha Town, where he had reportedly gone to buy some items from nearby shops.
09:49
09:49

Three Arrested for Defrauding Parents in Arua City 2 1

The suspects who are believed to be workers of Christ Fourteen Generation Peace and Love in Africa, a faith-based organization were arrested on Saturday from their offices located along Ediofe -GiliGili road in Mission cell.
16:02
16:02

Security, URA Arrest 20 over Illegal Sale of Fuel in West Nile 1 3

According to data from Uganda Revenue Authority, at least 9,600 liters of fuel are smuggled into Uganda through the porous borders every day, which makes the country lose an estimated UGX 5 billion annually.
May 16 results