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15:04
15:04

Apaa Clashes: Security Personnel Faulted for Negligence Apaa land conflict 3 1

Fourth Infantry Division commander Brig. Michael Kabango told Uganda Radio Network on Monday that some security personnel are encouraging the influx of locals inside the gazeted Zoka Central Forest Reserve and East Madi Wildlife Reserve.
10:27
10:27

Unknown People Raid Home of Adjumani District Chairman, Torch Vehicles 1

The burnt vehicles are registration numbers UAJ 737X and UBL 652X. Neighbours said that they were alerted by the vehicle's alarm system to intervene and put off the fire with water and sand.
16:09
16:09

Security Impounds 18 Charcoal Trucks in Adjumani 1

Adjumani Resident District Commissioner Peter Taban Data told Uganda Radio Network on Wednesday the trucks were impounded during a joint operation conducted by the police, National Forestry Authority (NFA), and Uganda People’s Defence Forces (UPDF), in Itirikwa Sub-county, Adjumani District.
11:06
11:06

Security Heightened in Apaa Township Apaa Land Dispute 1 1

Brigadier Bony Bamwiseki, the Commander of the Fourth Division disclosed that more security personnel will be deployed in the area immediately adding that foot and motorized patrols have been enhanced to ensure maximum security.
07:07
07:07

48 Arrested for Terrorizing Apaa Township Residents Apaa land conflict 2 1

The fourth division army spokesperson, Lt. Kato Ahmad Hassan says that suspects were arrested from Aliwara Village in Itirikwa Sub County Adjumani district as they tried to chase people from their land in Zoka Village in Zoka Parish, Itirikwa Sb County.
12:51
12:51

Residents Want Security Beefed Up in Apaa Township 4 1

Rose Lanyero, the Apaa Township Women Leader has said that the community are living in fear and need security boosted. She notes that the manpower on ground is thin since the area is vast.
17:46
17:46

Panic as Unknown Arsonists Torch Seven Huts in Apaa Township Apaa land conflict 1

Vincent Okiya, who lost three huts to the suspected arsonists, told URN on Friday evening that he is living in fear for the lives of his family due to the attack.
16:51
16:51

COVID-19 Restrictions Trigger Tension in Apaa Township Apaa land conflict 1

Anthony Ocaya, the Apaa Township LC II Chairperson told URN that a scuffle ensued after security rejected the demands by traders prompting residents to pelt them with stones claiming that they were segregating between the Acholis and Madi.
08:01
08:01

Apaa Conflict Reconciliatory Meeting Called Off Apaa land conflict. 1

Religious, cultural and political leaders from Adjumani and Amuru districts were expected to attend the meeting in a bid to restore constant peace among the two sects.
11:00
11:00

Language Barrier Affecting COVID-19 Responses in Refugee Settlements Gulu University 1 1 Top story

Details from a joint research released by the Center for Health and Social Economic Improvement, Makerere University, Gulu University and Ministry of Health early this week point the knowledge gap among refugees in relation to responses against COVID-19 at 40 per cent.
12:20
12:20

Mobile Covid-19 Testing Laboratory in Adjumani Runs Out Of Reagents Ministry of Health

The laboratory, which was established at the premises of Adjumani hospital, serves all the districts of West Nile region, parts of northern Uganda and has the capacity to run over 500 Covid-19 samples in a day.
22:03
22:03

Suspect Dies in Detention at Apaa Army Detach 2

Pabbo Sub County Chairperson Christopher Odongkara says that Onen was apprehended from Apaa Junction bordering Amuru and Adjumani districts at around 1:30 a.m on Sunday, and detained at Apaa Army Detach for defying the ongoing night-time curfew.
15:15
15:15

Adjumani, Lamwo Authorities Use Locals to Repulse Illegal Immigrants John Komakech Ogwok 2 1 Top story

The Lamwo District LC V Chairperson, John Komakech Ogwok says the porous borders in Lamwo district stretches up to 151Km from Ogili to Agoro villages in Palabek Sub Counties.
07:21
07:21

South Sudanese Continue Entering Uganda Despite Border Closure Titus Jogo 2

Titus Jogo, the Adjumani Refugee Desk Officer told URN over the weekend that they receive between 30-34 South Sudanese nationals on daily basis. He explained that the refugees enter Uganda through the porous border, which stretches from Moyo to Lamwo district.
13:02
13:02

Number of Suspects in Adjumani Clashes Reaches 19 Josephine Angucia

Now, Josephine Angucia, the West Nile Police spokesperson, says the number of suspects in custody at Adjumani central police station has reached 19.
06:57
06:57

11 Injured in Clashes Between Refugees, Madi Community Josephine Angucia 1

According to Taban, following the discovery of the body, some Madi community members quickly organized themselves with bows, arrows, machetes and launched a revenge attack on the Dinkas. It took the intervention of police to stop the clashes.
19:10
19:10

Adjumani Police Arrests Four Refugees in a Night Raid for Illegal Gun Possession

A copy of the search certificate dated August 23, 2019 our reporter saw indicates that no gun was recovered apart from a pair of military uniform, two pairs of shocks, national identity cards of Uganda and Southern Sudan and note books among other personal property.
11:55
11:55

Moyo LCV Chairperson Storms Out of Palorinya Conflict Meeting 2 4

Anyama who spoke to journalists after storming out of the meeting told Journalists that he cannot be part of a biased meeting.
18:05
18:05

Traders Blocked from Accessing Apaa Trading Centre apaa land conflict 1 2

Pabo Sub County LCV councillor Abola pa` Lacaka says, the traders were stopped from accessing the market in Apaa trading centre by UPDF soldiers.
18:24
18:24

Influx of South Sudanese Refugees to Uganda Drops 1

According to the statistical data, 112 refugees entered Uganda in October, down from 120 refugees recorded in September, 147 in August and 279 in July. Adjumani District Refugee Desk Officer Titus Jogo says the weekly average has also reduced to 26 refugees mainly entering the country through Elegu border post.
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