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15:43
15:43

Thugs Break Into 21 Shops in Kitgum Municipality 1 3

Joyce Oyella, another businesswoman and proprietor of Kit Lobo knitting and Tailoring Center whose shop was also broken into says she lost goods worth five million shillings .
11:24
11:24

South Sudanese Rebel Invasion Worries Kitgum Residents 1 2

According to Christopher Obol Arwai, Kitgum district chairperson, the estimated number of the rebels alleged to have entered the forest is more than 500 and are already wracking havoc in the community.
19:30
19:30

Police Decline To Release Ambulance Donated By Kitgum MP Amere 1

Martin Abigaba, the acting District Police Commander told Uganda Radio Network in an interview Monday that the police couldn’t release the ambulance since an investigation was still ongoing.
07:57
07:57

Kitgum Municipality MP Arrested For Holding Procession 1

The Forum for Democratic Change Party (FDC] stalwart was picked from his home in Pager Division, Kitgum Municipality on Friday evening.
15:03
15:03

Security Heightened at District Borders As Enforcement of Travel Ban Kicks off 3 4

Hours after the travel ban came to effect, there has been the heavy deployment of armed police officers and Uganda People’s Defence Forces soldiers (UPDF) and the erection of roadblocks at various district boundaries across the country.
08:13
08:13

Investigation On South Sudan Gang Incomplete-Army 1

Maj Flavia Terimulungi, the 5th Infantry Division Spokesperson however told Uganda Radio Network in an interview that the suspects couldn’t appear in court last week because they were still undergoing investigation.
12:38
12:38

Division Chairperson Injured in Family Land Row in Kitgum

Ocan who is the Pandwong Division LCV Councilor elect was reportedly hit on the head and flogged several times on Saturday evening from bola Village in Pajimo Parish, Labongo Akwang Sub-county.
14:01
14:01

Ugandan Shot Dead in South Sudan Torit state 1 Top story

Amono was shot in an ambush between Chukudum and Camp 15 in Budi County, Eastern Equatoria State She later succumbed to her injuries. An unidentified driver of the same organization also reportedly sustained gunshot injuries.
14:54
14:54

Suspected S. Sudan Bandits To Face Court Martial for Illegal Firearm Possession Orom East Subcounty 1 2

Brig William Bainomugisha, the Fifth Infantry Division Commander confirmed to Uganda Radio Network on Tuesday that the suspects are in their custody and won’t be handed over to South Sudan authorities.
13:39
13:39

Kitgum Leaders Demand Punitive Action Against Armed S. Sudan Bandits Orom East Subcounty 3 2

William Komakech, the Kitgum Resident District Commissioner told Uganda Radio Network-URN in an earlier interview that the suspects will be handed over to South Sudan authorities upon the completition of their investigations. According to Komakech, the handover of the suspects is a good gesture towards promoting peace among the two countries and people occupying the international boundaries.
09:31
09:31

Kitgum CCTV Cameras Non-Functional, A Year After Installation 3

The Aswa River Region police Spokesperson Patrick Jimmy Okema confirmed that the cameras have not been working due to missing configuration of its signals from the antennas that subsequently is sent to the system’s control rooms.
21:22
21:22

Seven Injured in Lamwo Land Row Madiopei sub-county 3 6

The victims currently receiving treatment at Madi-opei Health Center IV in Madi-opei Sub-county were attacked from their homes on Tuesday morning in Lobalokodi village in Pobura Parish.
19:30
19:30

Four Armed South Sudanese Arrested in Kitgum Orom East Subcounty 1 2

Fifth Infantry Division Commander Brig William Bainomugisha says the frequent incursion of bandits from South Sudan into Uganda is a result of a large number of illegal guns in the hands of locals following the long civil unrest.
08:17
08:17

Five Suspected Karamojong Cattle Rustlers Arrested in Kitgum 1

Quirino Olum, the Orom Sub County Chairperson says that the rustlers were arrested from a market in Kotido district following a tip-off to security personnel composed of the army.
08:58
08:58

Kitgum Residents Offer Free Land to Army For Barracks 4

The Guda village LCI Chairperson Patrick Okoda says allocating the land measuring approximately 3 hectares to the Uganda Peoples Defence Forces (UPDF) without demanding any compensation is entirely for heightening security in the area.
15:05
15:05

Police Fire Teargas at FDC Supporters in Kitgum 9

This was after less than a hundred locals joined a procession to welcome FDC party president Patrick Amuriat Oboi and four time FDC party presidential candidate Rtd Col Dr Kizza Besigye in Pandwong Division.
13:20
13:20

UPDF Retain Guns, Ammunitions Captured from South Sudan Bandits 2 2 Top story

Kitgum Resident District Commissioner, William Komakech, said it’s the responsibility of the South Sudan government to ensure that the suspects are prosecuted but reiterated that handing over guns intercepted in a sovereign state is illegal. “We have done our part in capturing; detaining and now we have handed over the culprits back to you. It’s up to you to prosecute them or let them go free,” said Komakech.
09:05
09:05

Uganda Releases 15 Suspected South Sudanese Bandits 2 5

Two of the suspects were arrested from Palabek Ogili sub-county in Lamwo district armed with two guns and grenades while 13 were apprehended in Orom sub-county Sub-county in Kitgum district armed with five guns.
09:03
09:03

Covid-19 Restrictions Aided Crime Free New Year Celebrations in Acholi Aswa River Region 1 1

Jimmy Patrick Okema, the Aswa River Region Police Spokesperson says for the first time, the new year celebration in Acholi sub-region went on peacefully without crimes like murder, rape, and grave assault among others reported to the police.
17:41
17:41

Newly Passed Out SPCs in Kitgum Warned Against Violence Kitgum Municipality 1 1

Thomas Eyaku, the Kitgum District Police Commander revealed that the Special Police Constables shall be deployed alongside senior officers.
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