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18:38
18:38

Police Constable Remanded for Selling Bullets to Businesswoman 1

SPC Beatrice Akello attached to Kitgum Matidi Police Post and her accomplice Irene Aciro, a resident of Lajang village in Pajimo parish in Labongo Akwang Sub County were arrested two weeks ago and have been in detention at Kitgum Central Police Station.
14:42
14:42

Police Investigates Death Of Two People in Kitgum kitgum district

A police officer who preferred anonymity says that Ssembatya had been conducting training with a team of doctors from the health Ministry from Kampala before his demise.
16:39
16:39

Two Police Constables Arrested in Kitgum Over Sale Of Ammunition ammunitions 2

Kitgum Resident District Commissioner William Komakech says the suspects reportedly sold 16 bullets each at 5,000 shillings to a lady identified only as Irene, a resident of Lajang village in Pajimo parish in Labongo Akwang sub county on unknown day.
15:47
15:47

How Rape Suspect Ended Up In ADF Rebel Camp Kitgum District 1 4 Top story

Ocen says on a day he can’t recall, he and more than 25 other people lured for the job embarked on a journey from Kampala at 10am in a bus to Kasese Town and later crossed into DRC through Bwera Border post.
07:11
07:11

Suspected ADF Rebel Arrested In Kitgum Orom Subcounty 2 Top story

Information obtained by URN from reliable security sources indicates that suspect assaulted and raped an elderly woman before fleeing to Kampala in March last year from where he is believed to have been recruited into the rebel outfit.
10:45
10:45

Residents Demand Reinstatement of Police at Okidi Post crimes 1

Two weeks ago, the Kitgum security committee closed down the police post citing limited manpower.
18:50
18:50

Pursuit Underway for Agents Luring Ugandan Youths into Joining S. Sudan Rebels 3 1

Ronald Okot Okane, a resident of Lakwor village in Lagoro Sub County who was duped into the scam says they were unknowingly lured by a person, he declined to name, promising them a salary of USD 600 (2.2 million Shillings), per month, an offer he says was too lucrative to be rejected.
18:00
18:00

Okidi Police Post Closed Over Inadequate Personnel 3 2

William Komakech, the Kitgum Resident District Commissioner says that the closure of the police post is in line with the policy that requires police posts with less than three personnel and human resource to be closed.
16:13
16:13

Madi Cultural Leader Blames Politicians for Escalating Apaa Land Dispute Amuru District 2 2

Ownership of the fertile Apaa strip of land that measures approximately 827 square miles is claimed by both the Adjumani and Amuru District local governments. Uganda Wildlife Authority [UWA] also claims that the land is part of East Madi Wildlife Game Reserve.
18:55
18:55

Two Police Officers in Kitgum Arrested for Negligence Kitgum municipality 2 2

The suspects, Corporal Knox Leku and Police Constable Florence Lawino were arrested on Wednesday and are detained at Kitgum Central Police station.
16:08
16:08

Kitgum Youth Received UGX 190,000 to Stage Illegal Roadblock Kitgum District 1

The suspects were arrested on Saturday in Lujorongole Village armed with clubs, catapult, stones and metal objects. They were reportedly stopping vehicles and searching the occupants, a short distance from where hundreds of people had gathered to send off the mother to Gulu Resident District Commissioner Maj Santos Okot Lapolo.
14:27
14:27

182 Suspected Stolen Goats Impounded in Kitgum 3 1

The goats were recovered Wednesday afternoon loaded in four vehicles being transported to Amac, a famous animal market in Lango Sub-region.
17:57
17:57

Suspects Behind Illegal Road Block Released Without Charge 1 Top story

itgum Resident District Commissioner, William Komakech confirmed to URN on Tuesday afternoon that the suspects were released without charge. He explained that the files of the suspects were incomplete and therefore couldn’t be charged.
11:33
11:33

Over 1,000 Applicants Disqualified from Police Recruitment in Acholi Kitgum municipality 1

According to the Police in Aswa River Region, a total of 2,228 people applied for the police recruitment exercise that started on July 29, from Nwoya District and ended on August 1 in Agago district. However, only 404 applicants were selected to participate in Oral and Medical tests, the last stage in the recruitment exercise.
16:53
16:53

Sub County Council Hall Turned into Police Cell 3 1

Dickson Obita the Lemo Gwengajut village area chairperson says that for close to five years now, the police outpost has been utilizing some offices and the sub County council hall to temporarily hold suspects before being referred to the Central police station.
17:44
17:44

Acholi Province Ready To Battle West Nile FUFA Drum fixtures 3 1

Caesar Otto, the Achoi Province Team Manager reveals that West Nile beat Karamoja 1-0 away on 14th April and they are expected to demonstrate tough resistance to win in front of their home fans.
16:36
16:36

13 Suspected Cattle Thieves Arrested in Kitgum 1

Quirino Olum says residents trailed the suspects who were herding the stolen animals towards Pire village in Lubalangit Sub County of Kaabong district.
13:23
13:23

Over 50 South Sudan Refugees Fleeing Hunger Storm Kitgum 1

Christopher Omara, the Kitgum Resident District Commissioner, says Kitgum received more than 300 refugees from Torit State in Eastern Equatorial Province between January and March this year.
12:53
12:53

Ongwen Trial: Witness Says UPDF Mistakenly Attacked Abok IDP Camp Dominic Ongwen 1

Witness D-121 was part of the Amuka militia, who repulsed the LRA fighters before they could kill anyone or damage any property in Abok. He said their commanders at the time told them not to speak about what happened in Abok during the June 8, 2004 LRA attack.
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