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18:07
18:07

Suspected Warriors in Kotido Ambush Businessmen, Rob UGX 4 Million robbery 2

The Kidepo Community Liaisons Officer, Calisto Narucha identified the victims as Michael Lochu and Albino Lopio who work at Napumpum Knitting Traders.
21:46
21:46

Moroto-Kotido Road Secured After Series of Attacks -UPDF karimojong warriors 2 1

The public has expressed fear about the safety and security situation on some of the roads following ambushes against civilians and security personnel. One of the attacks claimed the life of Abraham Lomongin, a former worker with UNICEF who was shot dead around Rikitae in Kotido just after Toror hills.
10:35
10:35

Five People Killed, Two Guns Recovered During UPDF Operation in Kotido cattle raids 1

The search was conducted in the kraals of Naregai village when UPDF followed cattle raiders who attacked kraals in Nadunget Sub County, Moroto district on Wednesday. The cattle were recovered from the kraals in Rikitai in Kotido district on Thursday.
17:40
17:40

UPDF Recovers Firearm Stolen from UWA 1

“Our forces from Napumpum detachment recovered the gun at 11:50 hours on 18 July, 2020 at the home of Lokan Lokameri who is at large. We are tracing his whereabouts,” said Maj. Mugisa in a statement on Monday.
11:23
11:23

Kotido LC 5 Chairperson Survives Ambush 1

According to Lotukei, he was part of the team that accompanied Uganda People’s Defense Forces-UPDF soldiers to follow cattle rustled by the Turkana.
07:17
07:17

Karamoja Leaders Demand Compensation for Stolen Livestock 1 2

The Kaabong LCV Chairperson, Mark Abuku said the raids by the Turkana have deprived the Karimojong of their wealth and impoverished the community which is still recovering from the wounds of disarmament exercise.
19:56
19:56

One Killed in Kotido Cattle Raid kotido district 1

The LC 3 Chairperson of Kotido West Division, Peter Kaka Nangiro has identified the deceased as 14-year-old herds boy, Lokol Apalokol who was shot dead by the suspected Turkana raiders at Kalongolemugu grazing fields, just three kilometers from Nakapelimoru 403 brigade headquarters.
20:16
20:16

Kotido Fails to Raise Police Constables kotido district 1 1 Top story

Only 66 youths registered at Kotido Youth Center for the ongoing countrywide police recruitment, according to the District Police Commander-DPC Apollo Kyangungu.
17:19
17:19

Three Armed Warriors Killed in Kotido Cattle rustlers 1 1 Top story

Brigadier Richard Otto, the UPDF 3rd Division Commander, says his men recovered a gun and mobile phone from the scene. He says they are trying to establish the identities of the three corpses.
07:39
07:39

Family Demands Compensation for Gunshot Victim witchdoctors 1

The late Annet Ajok was gunned down during a protest protests in Lokitelebu where residents had barricaded Kotido-Abim Road paralyzing traffic for several hours.
11:14
11:14

Kotido Leaders Denounce Morutit Resolution karamoja sub region 1

Morutit, like Nabilatuk Resolution was put in place in 2013 to deter locals from stealing cattle. Under the Morutit and Nabilatuk Resolutions, cattle thieves pay twice the number of livestock stolen to the owner and, additional animal for elders and members of the Peace Committee.
14:37
14:37

Kotido’s Napumpum Police Station Closed over Poor Facilities Uganda Police force 1 1

The station did not have working space for officers and was operating without police cells. Suspects held by the police were instead detained in a nearby market stall. Female, male and juvenile suspects were all muddled in one stall, prompting an uproar from the suspects, residents, and human rights activists.
14:53
14:53

Kotido Police Locks Suspects in Market Stall police cells 3

Anthony Maiku, the officer in charge of Napumpum Police Station, says they have been locking suspects in the market stall since the station was created.
09:38
09:38

UPDF Orders Withdrawal of Jie Pastoralists updf third division 2 1

The 406 Brigade Investigations Officer Maj. Ephraim Byaruhanga issued the Directive on Friday, during a community security meeting held in Panyangara Sub County, Kotido district. Maj. Byaruhanga said the directive takes immediate effect.
12:10
12:10

Eritrean Refugees Relocated to Kampala 1

The refugees that include eleven Eritrean Nationals and a South Sudanese were intercepted on Friday aboard Kampala bound Gateway Bus. Police authorities say the refugees entered Uganda illegally through Kaabong.
15:03
15:03

12 Refugees Intercepted in Kotido refugees in uganda 1

Gerald Tumwesigye, the Officer in-Charge Kotido Police Station who led the operation to arrest the refugees, says they were intercepted aboard a Kampala bound Gateway Bus around 4:00am this morning.
07:58
07:58

Kotido Council Restructures Peace Committees local defence unit 1 1

Capt. Isaac Oware, the UPDF 3rd Division spokesman commends the effort of Kotido District Council to streamline peace committees.
09:54
09:54

UPDF Recovers Six Guns, 120 Rounds of Ammunition 1 1

Since November, last year, 22 firearms with 309 ammunitions have been recovered by the UPDF from armed Karimojong warriors. Also 144 warriors have been tried in a court martial in Moroto district and those convicted are serving various terms in different government Prisons.
22:01
22:01

Cattle Markets in Karamoja Resume After Raids 2 1

Sale of cattle has resumed in a few markets across Karamoja sub region three months after security officials suspended the trade over thefts.
11:14
11:14

Army, Police Maintain Deployment at Kotido School student strikes 2

There is still army and police deployment at Kotido Senior Secondary School in Kotido district, a month after students staged a violent strike that left property of the school vandalised.
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