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19:18
19:18

Alebtong Police Officer Wanted For Killing A Person In Apaa 2

According to information Uganda Radio Network established, Acaye reportedly told police officers at Apaa Police Station that he had located three possible suspects in his brother’s death within Apaa Trading Center. He reportedly convinced the officers that he would notify his colleagues for support upon confirming the suspects.
16:01
16:01

Two Killed, One Injured in Apaa Land Conflict Apaa land conflicts 1 3 Top story

The deceased were attacked in early hours of Monday in Lianguru village, Fuda Parish in Pakele Sub-County of Adjumani by men armed with machetes, bows, and arrows.
10:55
10:55

UPDF Commander Sacked, Faces Court Martial Over Brutal Apaa Clashes Apaa land conflicts 1 4 Top story

Col. Benard Rubainika Kashemeza, the former Brigade Commander of the 501 brigade was sacked over the weekend and recalled to the Fourth Infantry Division Headquarters in Gulu City where he is locked up.
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.
17:10
17:10

Six Dead, 11 Injured In Clashes Over Apaa Land Apaa land conflicts 3 1

According to security reports, three of the deceased persons hail from the Central part of Uganda while three others are local farmers of Madi origin. Their identities weren’t readily available by press time.
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.
17:20
17:20

Madi Paramount Chief Arrested Over Attempted Murder, Rape Apaa conflict 3 2

Ignatius Draguddu, the Greater East Madi Police Spokesperson told URN on Monday morning that Draguddu is accused by residents of Apaa Township and Zoka area of attempted murder, torture, rape, and assault.
21:39
21:39

OPM Starts Sensitizing S.sudan Refugees As WFP Substitutes Maize With Rice 1 2

Moses Nyang, the Refugee Welfare Council three (RWC3) for Adjumani Refugee Settlements says many refugees especially those in Nyumanzi refugee settlement have rejected the idea to have rice instead of maize grains.
17:22
17:22

Adjumani Residents Block Road Over Its Poor State 1 3

Mahmud Dhoka one of the protesters says that the road had turned into a death trap for the locals due to its appalling state. He says they have so far lost three people and several others got injured due to the bad state of the road.
09:21
09:21

Adjumani Hospital Suffers Shortage of Beds Adjumani District 5 1

Gloria Ondora, a mother admitted to the Maternity Ward in Adjumani Hospital revealed that the patients sleeping on the floor due to inadequate beds contract infections because the floor is not cleaned regularly.
11:22
11:22

Over 200 children married off in Adjumani. Unsafe abortion 1 2

According to Odipio, of the 226 child marriages recorded, only one suspect was arrested and released under unclear circumstances by the Police in Itirikwa Sub County.
08:05
08:05

Three Arrested for Raping 40-Year-Old Woman in Adjumani

Alex Vuga Chandiga, the LC I Chairperson of Rassia East village identifies the suspects as William Anyanzo Itraru, Godfrey Alumai commonly known as Gogoo and another only identified as Oliki.
12:23
12:23

Recurrent Violent Conflicts Delay Reopening of Apaa Health Centre II 4 1

Anthony Akol, the Kilak North Member of Parliament in Amuru district where the area is located, told URN on Friday that seven pregnant mothers and their unborn babies have lost their lives since last year due to inaccessibility of health services in the area.
07:07
07:07

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

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.
09:48
09:48

Journalist Accuses Police of Assault 1 1

Scovin Iceta, who reports for NTV and the Daily Monitor told URN on Friday that police officers in Adjumani roughed him up on Thursday evening after spotting him taking pictures of a pregnant mother carrying boiled maize running away to evade arrest.
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.
17:04
17:04

Refugees Ask Gov'to Scale Up Kitchen Gardening to Alleviate Hunger refugee settlements 1 4

Adao Chol, a resident of Ayil II settlement camp in Ajumani says the refugee community in the country have very limited land allocated to them, measuring 25x30 or 30x30 meters which they can't use for large-scale agriculture. She observes that once they are trained on management of kitchen gardens, it will ensure food security.
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.
11:31
11:31

Adjumani Flood Victims Starving

Early this month River Tete burst its banks and displaced residents in the two parishes of Arasi and Elegu, Arinyapi sub-county in Adjumani district. The floods destroyed food crops that were ready for harvest, carried away heads of cattle and submerged several grass-thatched houses.
11:42
11:42

Construction of 1 Billion Shilling Bridge Stalls in Adjumani

Construction of Eraji Bridge has been on the key development priority lists of Adjumani district local government for the past seventeen years but the authorities had failed to secure funds for the construction works due to budget constraints, until UNHCR did 7 years ago.
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