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12:45
12:45

LDU Shoots Himself in Agago District 1

Sources privy to the incident disclosed to URN that Otim’s attempt to end his life could be a result of frustration after failing to make it among LDU’s being integrated into the mainstream Uganda People’s Defence Forces-UPDF.
10:37
10:37

Kireka Family Loses Hope After A Month of Searching for Missing Child 3 1

According to Tumwebabaze, on that day, she left the minor in the house watching television and took her car to the nearby washing bay for cleaning as usual. Tumwebabaze says that she returned home in a space of fewer than 30 minutes only to find her grandchild missing.
10:12
10:12

Abim Medical Superintendent Evicted from House for RDC 2

Grace Achen, one of the concerned residents in Abim town council, says the eviction of civil servants from their staff quarters is unfair. "We don't have a doctor if this man now decides to leave this hospital that’s going to help us?" she asked.
07:55
07:55

CID Boss, Two Soldiers Arrested for Torturing Suspect in Custody 3 2

Jacob Chepsikor, the Amolatar District Police Commander confirmed the incident, saying security is doing all that is required to ensure the law takes its course. He says they have entered a case of torture against the suspects at Amolatar CPS vide SD Ref. 38/02/03/2021.
16:35
16:35

Over 100 Defendants Storm Kitgum Magistrates Court in Land Case 2 1

The case stems from a suit filed last year by Louis Odongo and Company Advocates on behalf of 135 clan members of Panyigi-ceng over a contested land in Tim dwar Palukok.
13:00
13:00

Five people killed on Mbale-Bufumbo Road Accidents in Two Months 6 1

Rogers Taitika, the Elgon Region Police Spokesperson, says five people have died on the road in accidents over the last two months.
11:57
11:57

Mother Spends UGX 8M to Search for Missing Two Sons 1 4

Like many parents whose kids are missing, Nakibuuka says she is now left with listening to news on radio and television waiting for the list of people under detention from government.
11:46
11:46

Priest At Large for Impregnating Two Girls, Child Neglect 1 2

Anguyo says that they have now tasked the leadership of Arua diocese to locate Fr. Eguma and present him at Arua CPS.
10:30
10:30

Two Prominent Soroti Leaders Receive Free Land Certificates 4 1

. Pastor Eceru says it has been very expensive to survey his land of over 10 acres at Ongurio and Ceele villages in Acuna parish but he is lucky to receive two certificates under the program.
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.
18:03
18:03

Family Angry with Police over Lengthy Detention of Minor

The girl was arrested on 22 February for interrogation in connection to a testimony she made in Kiru Church of Uganda, where she reportedly said she has been serving evil spirits together a Member of Parliament and that they were responsible for some of the bad things including some undisclosed deaths that happened in Abim district, over time. The girl reportedly made her testimony on Sunday 21st in public during a deliverance prayer at Kiru Church of Uganda.
17:53
17:53

SPC Remanded for Killing Student in Bukedea 1

Last week SPC Simon Okurut is alleged to have shot and killed Patrick Otimong, a resident of Ajesa village, Akero parish in Bukedea Sub County. Otimong has been a Senior Two student at Sironko Parents Secondary School.
14:39
14:39

Gulu University Staffing Crisis Deepens as Human Resource Director Resigns Auditor General 1

In her resignation letter to the Gulu University Secretary, David Obol Otori, Naggayi explained that she decided to resign to enable her to contribute to the services of another institution, with effect from March 1st, 2021.
14:10
14:10

Human Rights Committee Finally Gets Money for Electoral Violence Probe 2021 Elections 1

The Human Rights Committee will not be able to cover the several parts of the country like they had planned but will only go to 8 districts of Ntungamo, Masaka, Mbale, Mayuge, Lira, Gulu, Kampala and Wakiso due to funding.
13:04
13:04

Pader Village Chairperson Ingests Poison, Hospitalized After Murdering Wife Kitgum Diocese 1

Chris John Mugisha Anywar, the Laguti Sub County Councilor told URN on Monday that the suspect used an axe to kill his wife and cut his son in a domestic dispute. Shortly after the incident, Nyeko went into hiding.
12:40
12:40

Turkana, Karamoja Leaders in Moroto to Discuss Cross Border Security

"As you are aware that there has been a lot of raiding that has been cutting across, Karamoja and Turkana, the Kenya delegation is coming today in the afternoon to forge away forward to end cattle rustling," he said.
09:12
09:12

Kitgum Pupils Carry Water to School Daily, Lose Valuable Time at Boreholes 4

Lack of boreholes at the school has compelled parents to load their children with water containers to carry to school for daily use. Girls in boarding schools are exposed to dangers as they trek several miles daily to fetch water for school use.
08:58
08:58

Police In Strict Enforcement of Night Curfew in Amuru to Combat Criminal Gangs security vigilance 1 1 Top story

Geoffrey Oceng Osborn, the Amuru Resident District Commissioner, and District Security Committee Chairperson says security has been conducting operations in the affected areas to combat the criminal gangs.
18:31
18:31

25 Unexploded Ordnances Found in Agago and Nwoya Districts 1 1

According to Okema, fifteen out of the nineteen explosives found in Nwoya have already been gathered in a safe place in Anaka Town Council by police only waiting to be detonated, while the other four are still in the communities.
18:01
18:01

Minister Odongo Will Release List of Missing Persons -Police Uganda police 1 1

Fred Enanga the police spokesperson said that there were circumstances that led to the delay in releasing the list to members of the public but noted that following a directive by the Speaker of Parliament, the Internal Affairs Minister would soon make the list public.
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