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17:49
17:49

Suspected South Sudanese Rustlers Shoot UPDF Soldier Dead

Alfred Ocitti, 27, attached to Lamwo Battalion Bana Bana Barracks was reportedly shot dead at about 11 Am Friday morning in Lawiye oduny Parish in Madi-opei Sub-county.
12:45
12:45

Stray Elephants Displace Residents in Lamwo 6 3

The Nyimur Sub County LCIII Chairperson Moses Bili says the elephants believed to have strayed from Nimule National Park in Magwi County of Eastern Equatorial State in South Sudan reportedly entered Uganda through Amuru district before crossing river Aswa into Palabek Nyimur Sub County.
07:01
07:01

South Sudan Cattle Thieves Shoot and Injure UPDF Soldier 1

The civilian casualty has been identified as Peter Abac, a resident of Dogtangi village in Lawiye Oduny Parish who sustained fractures in the leg while the yet to be identified soldier from Lamwo Battalion's Bana Bana barracks was shot in the chest.
10:47
10:47

Suspected South Sudan Rustler Beheaded in Foiled Livestock Theft in Lamwo 1

The area LC I chairperson, Ismael Ogak, says that the deceased suspect together with two others attempted to steal goats from the kraal of one of the residents on Saturday night prompting her to raise alarm.
13:54
13:54

South Sudan Authorities Stop Road Maintenance Works in Lamwo 4

The Lokung Sub County LC III Chairperson, Joachim Opoka Ocan, says heavily armed soldiers from the South Sudan Peoples Defense Force (SSPDF) stormed the road maintenance last week. The soldiers allegedly confronted the contractor accusing them and the Uganda government of crossing 7kilometers deep inside their territory.
11:18
11:18

Ugandan Farmers Chased from South Sudan Border Gardens

Reports indicate that the gunmen believed to be coming from Owiny-Kibul and Ingiji in the Central Equatorial State of South Sudan have in the past weeks made separate incursions into Uganda and chased farmers from their gardens in the border areas of Nyimur in Lamwo district.
11:38
11:38

Suspected Armed South Sudanese Raid Cattle in Lamwo 2

The Lamwo Resident District Commissioner James Nabinson Kidega says during the pursuit, the security had a brief gunfire exchange with the armed rustlers believed to be eight in number in the areas of Lolum and Ore-4 hills bordering Madi Opei on Tuesday morning.
08:49
08:49

Unexploded Bombs Recovered in School Garden in Lamwo 1 1

The Ngomoromo LCI Chairperson Bosco Kidega says the bomb was discovered on Tuesday by parents and casual labourers who unearthed the devices as they were preparing the school garden to embark on the tree-planting campaign.
13:04
13:04

Hundreds Abandon Homes in Lamwo over Land Row Madi-Opei Subcounty 5 3

At least seven people from Pobura clan sustained serious injuries after unknown men suspected to be from Pobira clan attacked them on Tuesday morning. The attackers also torched two grass-thatched huts, leaving countless household items and harvested food crops destroyed.
07:18
07:18

UPDF Accused of Neglecting Grenade Explosion Victims in Lamwo 1 1

Two children died last month in a grenade explosion while two others sustained severe body injuries.
12:01
12:01

233 Special Polling Constables Commence Training in Lamwo 2 2

Kidega also called on the recruits to act as change agents and apply what they would be taught in mobilizing locals in their respective communities towards embracing a violence-free and peaceful election.
16:45
16:45

Lamwo Residents in Fear over Influx of South Sudan Armed Men Madi-Opei Subcounty 1 2

Last week, a 45-year-old man was attacked and six cattle stolen from livestock farmers in Oryang, Guda, Orogo and Lawiyeoduny villages.
19:41
19:41

Leaders in Lamwo Task Army to Detonate Ordinances Grenade explosion 5 1

Lamwo Resident District Commissioner James Nabinson Kidega says the government through the UPDF should initiate a full scale project that focuses on removal and detonation of abundant UXOs in the region.
08:32
08:32

Grenade Explosion Kills Two Children, Injures Two Others Critically 1

The deceased are Isaac Ogenrwot and Kwigiri, both 12-year old and residents of Abuka village. Ogenrwot reportedly died on the spot after the blast while Kwigiri succumbed to injuries while being rushed to Kitgum General Hospital.
17:18
17:18

South Sudanese Soldier Accused of Shooting Senior Officer, Sneaks Into Uganda 1 1

According to Kidega, the Eastern Equatorial State Governor Loius Lobong Lojore says intelligence information indicates that the suspect could have sneaked into Uganda where he is believed to be hiding in Palabek refugee settlement in Lamwo district.
12:56
12:56

Border Security Tops Agenda for Lamwo County Parliamentary Candidates 3

The contenders for the Lamwo County parliamentary seat are calling for tighter security for the border community population of Madi, Opei, Agoro, and Lokung Sub Counties
07:37
07:37

Lamwo Residents Flee Homes in Fear of Armed South Sudanese 1

Thomas Obol, a resident says the atmosphere is filled with tension, fear and panic amongst the civilian population. He says some have left their homes village and moved to the neighbouring villages of Lweny-Pe, Moroto, Loyo Ayela and Larach Odong for safety.
13:23
13:23

Security Personnel in Lamwo Escort Farmers to Their Gardens 2

Kidega says the new arrangements involves UPDF and Local Defense Unit (LDU) personnel, who escort the farmers to their farmlands and keep guard as they harvest their crops.
19:27
19:27

New Details Emerge On Uganda-South Sudan Border Clashes 1 Top story

Reports from security personnel in Lamwo district show that SSPDF advanced towards Uganda’s territory in an attempt to raid the Immigration center at Ngomoromo border post to recover impounded motorcycles.
19:00
19:00

Uganda, S.Sudan Border Clashes Keep Farmers from Gardens 1

This follows clashes between Uganda People Defense Forces-UPDF Soldiers and South Sudan People’s Defense Forces at Otwilo in Pangira Parish, near Ngomoromo border post. The UPDF shot dead two South Sudan People’s Defense Forces soldiers and captured one alive with three guns.
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