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13:24
13:24

Shock as Alebtong Town Clerk is Murdered at His Home 2 4

Valentine Obira, the area LC I Chairperson, says that the assailants made away with Shillings 9M in cash although they were demanding for Shillings 20m.
09:31
09:31

Panic as LC I's Residence is Smeared with Blood, Two Arrested 4 1

Timothy Okello, a resident of Barlwala describes the incident as shameful. He wants police to expedite investigations into the matter, saying that they cannot be safe if a whole LCI chairperson can be threatened like that.
13:34
13:34

Politicians, Security Agents Accused of Meddling in LDU Recruitment Exercise in Lango 5 3

Brig. Steve Mugerwa, the team leader of the recruitment exercise blamed the politicians and some security organs within the districts for interfering with their work thus causing delays.
18:24
18:24

234 Recruited in Lango to Join LDU LDU recruitment 1 3

53 were selected from Dokolo, 65 from Alebtong and 70 from Lira district and city.
16:32
16:32

LDU Candidate Dies During Physical Exercise 2 1

Flavia Terimulungi, the UPDF 5th Infantry Division spokesperson confirmed the death of the applicant, saying that the deceased might have been on medication for an illness, which they are yet to establish.
15:22
15:22

1,000 Turn Up for LDU Recruitment in Lira 4th UPDF division 1 3

Flavia Terimulungi, the UPDF 4th Division Spokesperson says that 65 will be recruited from Alebtong, 53 from Dokolo and 117 from both Lira District and City.
14:42
14:42

Court Dismisses Bail Application by UPDF Lt. Col. Facing Murder

The suspects reportedly shot the deceased to death before arresting his 9 family members. They were arrested and charged with murder contrary to section 188/189 of the Penal Code Act, conspiracy to commit murder contrary to sections 188 and 189 of the Penal Code Act.
15:55
15:55

Lira Main Market Vendors to Individually Install Yaka power disconnection 1 4

Richard Okello, the Lira City Commercial officer explained that the city council is struggling to clear the bill to pave way for the sub-metering amidst the challenge of local revenue collection. He says individual vendors will bear the cost of installation, saying the vendor may remove the equipment anytime they decide to quit the market.
11:49
11:49

Lira Man Strangles Wife to Death Over Sex 1

Jimmy Patrick Okema, the North Kyoga Region Police spokesperson, says that the deceased’s body was found lying in their marital home.
14:33
14:33

Increase in Murder Cases Worries Leaders in Lango 7

Linda Agnes Auma, the Lira District Woman MP who attributed the rise in the number of murder cases to domestic violence advised couples to exercise self-control in the face of violence especially now that they have to live with each other full time.
18:19
18:19

State House Impersonators Remanded in Lira 2 2

Elly Apenyo, 29-year-old businessman and his colleagues Denis Olwa 40-year-old social worker were arrested on Monday and detained at Lira Central Police Station till Friday afternoon when they were paraded before court.
14:02
14:02

Lira Timber Traders Petition Security Minister over Kidnapped Child. 1

In a letter dated 3rd May 2021, Moses Achobi the chairperson of the association asked the Ministry to send their experts to investigate the matter since the community are not satisfied with the way the case is being handled.
15:29
15:29

Police Recover NBS Television Property in Lira NBS TV 2

James Ekaju, the North Kyoga Regional Police Spokesperson, says the suspects are locked up on charges of robbery pending their appearance in court.
13:37
13:37

Police in Lira Investigate Death of Unidentified Man 2 1

The deceased whose identity is not yet clearly established is suspected to have been killed by unknown persons who dumped the body and fled immediately.
09:59
09:59

Installation of CCTV Cameras Starts in Lira City Lira City Council 1 5

The Uganda Police Force’s engineering department this week started erecting poles for the CCTV cameras to be placed on. They will be installed in prime locations which include Odokomit, on Lira -Kampala highway, Lira-Kitgum road, and Lira-Soroti road among other areas.
14:02
14:02

Police Launches Manhunt for Lira Businessman for Illegal Possession of Six Guns 1 1

On Tuesday morning, heavily armed police officers from Lira Central Police Station stormed the suspect’s motorcycle and vehicle spare parts shop along Bala Road where he was said to be in possession of an illegal pistol.
07:34
07:34

North Kyoga Region Registers Decline in Road Accidents Uganda Police Force 2

The traffic police department of the region says that it has so far recorded 10 cases of fatal accidents, in which 11 lives were lost, 23 serious accidents, and 12 minor accidents during the entire period of the lockdown which started at the end of March.
14:38
14:38

Suspected Thief Shot Dead in Lira Uganda Police Force 2

The deceased, identified as David Ogwang Ococ was shot by a police officer David Erima who had gone to execute his arrest at Tekulu village, Ojwina Division in Lira Municipality.
15:23
15:23

School Sets Conditions for Task Force to Use Playground as Parking for Trucks COVID_ 19 1 4 Top story

Patrick Lukas, the School Management Committee Chairperson, says they have had a bad history of hosting people who mismanage the school and leave in sorry state. Among which are fencing off the ground, providing a separate toilet facility for the truck drivers, two separate water points to be connected by National Water and Sewerage Cooperation at the school and extending electric power to the compound.
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