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09:30
09:30

Police Announce "100% Enforcement" of Covid-19 Restrictions in Karamoja Uganda Police Force 4

Police says it is taking a keen interest in churches, bars and the curfew hours as they plan to secure the festive season and ensure the safety of the public, warning that all those who defy will be arrested and charged in accordance with the Covid-19 directives.
14:28
14:28

Moroto Prisons Mourning Murder of Their Own 2

David Charles Opio, the Mt. Moroto Regional Prisons Commander described the killing as highly regrettable, especially after curfew time.
14:18
14:18

Businessman Arrested With OWC Hoes 3

Godfrey Isumba was transporting the hoes to Namutumba district from Moroto in a Tata box body registration UBH 407U.
18:06
18:06

Family In Moroto Loses All to Fire Set By Their Own Arson 2 1 Top story

Peter Kodet, the Village Chairperson and biological father to the woman living in Kambizi, a slum in Moroto town, says that his daughter torched the houses including their joint store on Monday where they had stored close to 27 bags of sorghum and maize for the households.
13:09
13:09

ASTU Constable Arrested on Charges of Murdering Colleague

Michael Longole, the Mt. Moroto Region Police spokesperson, says that Enatu was shot while returning from a shot call during an ambush against cattle rustlers at Kokomongole village in Akuyam parish, Kakomongole Sub County around 2:00 am.
19:13
19:13

Security on High Alert in Karamoja After Kampala Bombing terrorism 3

The UPDF 3rd Infantry Division which is enforcing the Presidential Directive on disarming the Karimojng is now on standby class one, to prevent any further terror attacks against security installations as wells as the general public.
08:17
08:17

Elders Dispute Police Report on Recovery of Stolen Livestock in Karamoja cattle theft 2

According to the Mt. Moroto Regional Police Spokesperson, Michael Longole the police and the joint security forces in Karamoja have recovered 9,118 heads of cattle out of the 10,200 that were reported to have been raided or stolen.
16:58
16:58

Moroto NGOs Embark on Mindset Change For Reformed Warriors household incomes 3

A consortium of NGOs including Mercy Corps, Catholic Relief Services and White Taker among others are mobilizing the youths and families that handed over illegal guns voluntarily with an aim of sensitizing and empowering them for income generating activities such that they do not go back to raiding.
07:34
07:34

3rd Division Court Martial Sentences 248 over Illegal Possession of Fire arms UPDF

The convicts have been sent to serve different deterrent sentences in various government prisons where they will be rehabilitated.
19:46
19:46

Sixteen Arrested in Moroto Over Cattle Rustling UPDF 2

The 16 were apprehended today, Sunday in Nadunget Sub County during a peaceful identification exercise for over 1,700 impounded cattle from Kodonyo and Napar-Kwangan parishes in Lopuyo Sub County, Moroto district.
16:07
16:07

3rd Division Court Martial Sentences Eight Over Illegal Possession of Fire arms 3 2

Capt. Edrin Mawanda, the UPDF 3rd division Spokesperson, says the 3rd Division Court Martial Chairperson Col. Francis Kateraho convicted the accused on their own plea of guilty.
09:26
09:26

Construction of Seven Police Posts in Karamoja Sub Region Underway OPM 1

Construction is underway at the selected sub counties, some at border points where there has been no police presence at all.
16:25
16:25

2-Year Old Killed in Petrol Inferno fire outbreak 2

Selling petrol in bottles which is behind the frequent fires is now a booming business as boda boda riders and car owners prefer petrol in bottles to fueling form the fuel stations, where they say pump attendants cheat them by giving less than the specified amounts.
11:39
11:39

One Jie Warrior Killed in Napak District Cattle rustlers

A group of about seven warriors from Kotido district on Friday night raided 41 heads of cattle from a kraal in Apeitolim
07:40
07:40

Police to Deploy 2,500 in Karamoja security 1 1

The deployment follows a directive from President Yoweri Museveni during his recent visit to the sub-region following a sustained upsurge of insecurity orchestrated by armed warriors.
15:14
15:14

Former Parliamentary Candidate Probed for Cattle Theft 1

It is alleged that the cattle were stolen from a neighbouring village on Thursday night, and according to the Police, footmarks from the scene of the crime were tracked to Oloo's village in Nasinyonoit. This happened just hours after Oloo returned to Moroto from Soroti, where he lost a petition challenging the outcome of the January 2021 polls.
17:02
17:02

Five Abducted Women Recovered abductions

“It is unfortunate, this information reached to us late as security we did what we can at that moment. Good enough those women were released by the warriors alive, thanks to God,” said Longole in a statement on Saturday night. He called on the community to be vigilant by reporting such incidents or any crime immediately to security agencies.
09:33
09:33

Two LDUs Jailed for Desertion, Illegal Possession of Firearms

According to the 3rd Division Court Martial chairperson Col. Francis Kateraho, the guns used by the convicts caused misery, poverty and death to both civilians and UPDF.
08:53
08:53

Karimojong Girls Intercepted in Katakwi child trafficking 1

According to the Mt. Moroto Regional Police Commander, Michael Longole, police received information that the girls were gathered at Alekilek in Napak district and were being transported in a taxi.
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