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15:34
15:34

Sale of Alcohol Banned As Secondary School Ball Games Kick Off in Arua City 1 2

Over the past years, secondary school ball games in the city and other districts in the West Nile region have been marred with cases of violent fights among students of especially rival schools which often results in injuries, destruction of school properties and sometimes loss of life.
08:50
08:50

78 Suspects Arrested as Police Bursts Criminal Gang in Arua City 3 1

Josephine Angucia, the West Nile Region Police Spokesperson, explained that the operations are meant to tackle the recent surge in cases of Insecurity within the city.
07:59
07:59

West Nile PSU Boss Detained Over Aggravated Defilement 1 1

According to information from the police, the 49-year-old suspect allegedly defiled a one- and nine-month-old girl, who is the neighbor and daughter of a police surgeon stationed at Arua Central Police Barracks. The incident allegedly occurred on October 9, 2023, in the police barracks.
11:42
11:42

Locals Form Vigilante Group As New Criminal Gang Terrorises Arua City 1 2

Moses Amodo, the LC I Chairperson for Nsambia South Cell in Awindiri Ward of Arua Central Division revealed that the decision to establish the vigilante group was made during a collaborative meeting involving both the police and local residents.
16:43
16:43

New Criminal Gangs Target Boda Boda Cyclists in Arua 1 1

Preliminary police reports suggest that the unidentified robber offered Asega a bottle of beer suspected to be laced with chloroform, causing him to fall asleep. Seizing the opportunity, the robber absconded with Asega's motorcycle unnoticed.
12:43
12:43

Police Rescue 45 Malnourished Refugee Children in Arua City 4 3 Top story

According to William Bok, he had taken the children from the Tika Rhino camp refugee settlement to Arua City out of fear for their safety.
12:20
12:20

Police Warn of Traffic Disruptions Ahead of Museveni’s Visit to West Nile 1 1

The President is expected in Arua City on Tuesday to start his tour of the West Nile sub-region where he is expected to meet leaders from the greater Arua covering the districts of Pakwach, Nebbi, Zombo, Madi Okollo, Arua, Maracha, Terego, Koboko, and Yumbe.
17:39
17:39

Arua Woman Kills Husband Using Saucepan Domestic Violence 1 1

The West Nile region police spokesperson says the deceased together with the wife returned home drunk and started quarrelling which resulted into a fight, in which the deceased was hit with a saucepan in the ribs and he collapsed.
13:15
13:15

Two Health Workers Arrested for Extorting Money from Pregnant Mothers Beti Kamya IGG 3 2

A whistleblower took advantage of Kamya's visit to the hospital and revealed that the two health workers forced her to pay Shs 20,000 for an operation, Shs 2,000 for detergent, and Shs 5,000 for using the outside toilet.
16:42
16:42

Police Warn Against Transporting Students on Lorries for School Games 2 1

On Wednesday evening, 28 students from Nile High Secondary School-Ediofe Campus were injured, and four others are currently admitted at Arua regional referral hospital in critical condition after a motor accident at Lokira Godo trading center along Arua Koboko highway.
21:22
21:22

Terehe Sita Celebrations: UPDF Moves to Clean Arua Streets 3 1

Prior to the launch, several streets in the central business district of the city have been harboring huge filthy heaps of poorly disposed garbage something the authorities blamed on widespread street vending along the major roads. As part of the celebrations, the UPDF officials are expected to also clean Arua Regional Referral Hospital and Oli health center IV among other activities.
09:01
09:01

60 Refugees Committed Suicide in Uganda-UNHCR Report 1 2 Top story

According to the report, Rwamwanja Refugee Settlement in Kamwenge District recorded the highest number of suicides with 12 cases, followed by Bidibidi refugee settlement in Yumbe district with 11 cases, Adjumani refugee settlement and Kyangwali Refugee Settlement in Kibuube District both recorded 7 cases.
16:43
16:43

Lock ADF Out of West Nile, Security Urges Locals 4

Alice Akello, the Arua Resident City Commissioner has warned the local council officials in the city against sleeping on their job but rather advised them to report any suspicious persons to authorities.
10:10
10:10

Muslims Petition Mufti Over Disputed Koboko Mosque 1 4

Mustafa Aliga, the Arua Muslim District Secretary, said that although the clashes over ownership of the Mosque have reduced over the past few months, the dispute is still fresh. He says currently the Koboko Muslims district is operating in a Kiosk due to the unresolved conflict over the ownership of the mosque.
16:47
16:47

LCs On The Spot for Aiding Non-Citizens Process National IDs 3 1

According to City authorities, non-citizens especially Congolese and South Sudan nationals often pay a bribe of between Shillings 50,000 to 200,000 to LCs for recommendation letters to process the National IDs.
16:52
16:52

Stolen Autoclave Machines Recovered from D.R Congo 3 1

Arnold Arinaitwe, the Ayivu West Division Police Commander, says that they have so far arrested three suspects in connection to the theft of the medical equipment.
17:27
17:27

Police in Arua Impounds 74 Cartons of City 5 Gin Arua City 1 2

During an operation on Wednesday, police recovered 74 Cartons each containing 24 bottles at a shop in Oluodri trading center, Ayivu Division, Arua City.
14:08
14:08

Abandoned Structures Fueling Insecurity in Arua Arua City 1 4

Some of the properties include plots that were cordoned off with iron sheets to pave way for construction but have remained abandoned for more than two years.
14:04
14:04

City 5 Gin: Four Arrested Over Death of 12 People in West Nile 1 2

Josephine Angucia, the west Nile region police spokesperson, says that the suspects are in custody at Arua Central Police station (CPS) as investigations continue. Angucia says no new death has been reported from Madi Okollo and Arua city.
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