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07:21
07:21

Oyam Man Murders Sister in- Law, Hangs Self 2

It is alleged that Okello, who recently separated from his wife, identified only as Robina, blamed Apolo for the separation.
12:32
12:32

Assailant Shoots Three People in Oyam 1

The gunshot victims have been identified as 19 years old Kizito Isaac Okola, a resident of Olangit "A" village in Ogwete Sub-County in Otuke District, 25 years old Innocent Obwol, a boda-bada rider within Loro Town Council, and RA 278021 PTE Emmanuel Okello, a UPDF soldier who was simply passing by.
13:48
13:48

Police Motorcycle Intercepted Transporting Stolen Bull Uganda Police 5

The motorcycle registration number UP 1903 was intercepted at England Village in Minakulu sub county when locals saw two unidentified men carrying a bull on one motorcycle and made an alarm.
17:44
17:44

Northern Uganda Bishops Ask Gov’t to Restore Army Chaplains 3 1

Army chaplains are non-combatants who attend to the spiritual needs of the soldiers. They are supposed to provide for the spiritual well-being of soldiers and their families and also offer moral guidance among other roles that could also include caring for enemy combatants.
10:34
10:34

Lango Region Leaders Ask Gov't to Revive Amuka Militias to Counter Cattle Rustlers Amuka militia group 1 7

Benson Dila Oyuku, the Oyam district chairperson wants government to re-activate Amuka militia which was commanded by late Engola to guard Lango from Karamojong disturbances.
12:02
12:02

Oyam Residents Mourn Minister Charles Engola 2 5

Eunice Amodo, a sister to the deceased described the death as a big shock to the family.
07:33
07:33

NMS Truck Overturns in Oyam Killing Two Occupants 3 1

The vehicle registration number UBJ 625 X overturned when one of its front tires burst and forced it to swerve off the road. By the time of filing this report, medical supplies were strewn across the road from where responders were collecting and repackaging them.
23:38
23:38

Woman Murders Husband in Oyam oyam police 2

Jimmy Patrick Okema, the North Kyoga Regional Spokesperson say Apio was arrested with the help of the area LCI chairperson who apprehended her. Adding that the murder weapon has been recovered and the suspect will be charged with murder.
10:12
10:12

Police Recovers Nine Stolen Motorcycles in Oyam District 2

Jimmy Patrick Okema, the North Kyoga police spokesperson, says that although the motorcycles have been recovered, the thieves have a well-coordinated team operating in different places.
16:11
16:11

Third Brother Flees after Murder of Third Sibling in Oyam in a Week 2

These murders are being attributed to long-running disagreements between siblings, domestic violence among couples and mob action resulting from theft of petty things.
07:05
07:05

Oyam Residents Accuse Police of Extortion Uganda Police

In his response, Innocent Mubangizi, the Oyam District Police Commander (DPC) acknowledged that there are a few Police officers who he described as 'Non- Pro- people' who like extorting money from locals instead of helping then.
09:07
09:07

Witch Doctor Survives Lynching for Failing to Catch Cattle Thief Uganda Police 1

The witch doctor’s ritual failed to work despite having received 300,000 Shillings as payment, which angered the community members who started beating him and his boda boda transporter randomly.
07:40
07:40

Five More Arrested in Connection to "Holy Spirit" Led Murder 1 Top story

It all started when the 'Holy spirit" allegedly singled out the deceased during a prayer session led by Pastor Lawrence Aguga. The congregation then descended on Akoi forcing her to run for 6kms towards the prayer ground while being assaulted by the congregation. She collapsed and died before reaching the prayer ground.
13:35
13:35

Pastor Leads Christians to Beat Woman to Death on Orders of "Holy Spirit" Uganda Police Force 1 Top story

Eight suspects including Lawrence Aguga, the church leader, Patrick Arom, Francis Ebong, Silvesto Akejo, George Otim, Tony Odongo and others only identified as Ongoda and Ocen are on the run.
19:27
19:27

Thieves Break into Ariba Health Centre III 2

Reports indicate that the thugs broke into the Health Center on Thursday night and stole two boxes of coartem, unspecified laboratory apparatus, a solar battery from the maternity ward and a flat-screen television set.
17:56
17:56

Man in Oyam District Kills Brother over Land Dispute man kills brother 1

Jonathan Ongom, a resident of Akaoidebe ‘B’ cell, Iceme sub-county used an axe to kill his brother Jonathan Kazura over a land row.
09:41
09:41

UPDF Commander, 5 Others Remanded for Oyam Murder

Lt. Col. Nelson Ayebare, Pt. Emmanuel Ogete, Corporal Basaja Balaba Fred, Morris Oruk, Jimmy Okello and Boniface Ogwangwere were remanded on various counts.
13:13
13:13

Soldier, Two Civilians Arrested for Extortion in Oyam District

Patrick Jimmy Okema, the North Kyoga Regional police spokesperson confirmed the arrest saying the suspects have confessed to the crimes.
08:29
08:29

UPDF Solider in Possession of Ivory Arrested in Oyam Gun

Obong, who is attached to 409 brigade in Arua district was arrested on Thursday following a tip off by concerned residents. The UPDF soldier was riding a motorcycle Reg No UFE 780M with the ivory tied in a mattress.
11:24
11:24

Oyam Residents Demand COVID-19 Lockdown Amid Rising Infections Church of Uganda 1 2

Tom Apenyo, the Head-teacher of Aber Primary School says they are facing an uphill to confine and treat the learners who have tested positive in the absence quarantine centre and inadequate sanitizer and proposed lockdown to contain the virus.
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