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06:55
06:55

Assailants Shoot Police Officer Dead in Soroti 1

Preliminary information from the scene indicates that the officer was riding his bicycle when the assailants shot him, grabbed his gun, and vanished into thin air before security teams could arrive.
17:22
17:22

Fraudulent Motorcycle Dealers Walk Away with Over UGX 100M from Soroti Soroti City 2 1

Information obtained by URN shows that most of the borrowers were expected to receive their motorcycles on Monday (October 4, 2021) but surprisingly, the offices at Pamba were closed over the weekend. The furious borrowers, who had travelled to Soroti to receive their motorcycles later stormed the office of the Resident City Commissioner, Peter Pex Paak, seeking his intervention into the matter.
15:56
15:56

Imposter Arrested in Soroti Hospital 1 1

Denis Echiku, a resident of Katine Sub County was arrested by the police after a tip-off from patients. Echiku has been camping at Ward 1 and extorting money from unsuspecting patients who need x-ray services.
19:21
19:21

UPDF Deserter Arrested Over Missing Emyooga Funds in Soroti Gweri County 1 1

Okiring is accused of stealing more than 58 million shillings meant for three groups in Gweri County under Emyooga program was withdrawn from the bank.
14:10
14:10

Another Consignment of Hand Hoes Goes Missing from Soroti City Stores Soroti City Council 1 1 Top story

Oscar Gregg Ageca, the East Kyoga Region Police Spokesman, says that Police have opened a general inquiry file Number 15/2021 to investigate circumstances under, which the hoes valued at Shillings 11.7million went missing from the stores at the finance block at Soroti city council.
15:05
15:05

Five Police Officers Suspended for Assaulting Trader in Soroti Police Brutality 2

Now, the East Kyoga Regional Police Spokesman, Oscar Gregg Ageca says that the Police Standard Unit has started investigations into the matter adding that the officers could face police disciplinary court after the investigations.
22:03
22:03

Stolen Hoes: Three Traders Plead Guilty, Remanded Soroti City 1

The trio appeared on Tuesday evening before the Soroti Grade one magistrate, Fortune Nyipir after following the sanctioning of their file by the State Attorney. Nyapir charged the trio with the offence of receiving stolen property contrary to section 314 of the Penal Code Act.
14:54
14:54

Stolen Soroti Hoes: Six More Arrested, 27 Boxes Recovered Soroti City 2

The new arrests comprise businesspersons operating within Soroti City, namely, Phoebe Alupo, Fred Enabu, Simon Opejo, John Bosco Okiror, Charles Akol and Alex Osauro. They arrested following a tip off from residents that they were selling government hoes.
16:58
16:58

More Hoes Missing in Soroti City- Police 1 1

On Thursday, the Police records indicated that the 79 boxes had allegedly been stolen from the stores.
13:47
13:47

1,896 Hoes Stolen in Soroti, 14 Officials Arrested Soroti City 1

The East Kyoga Regional Police Spokesman, Oscar Gregg Ageca says they have opened a general inquiry file GEF 13/2021, to investigate circumstances under which the consignment of 79 boxes containing 1,896 hoes went missing from Soroti Council Stores. The hoes are valued at UGX. 18,960,000.
19:42
19:42

Soroti- Mbale Road Accidents: Death Toll Rises to Six Soroti district 1

Police are stuck with the body of the fourth victim in the second accident on the same road on Monday involving another Bajaj Reg. No. UDT 031L and Gateway Isuzu Bus Reg. No. UAM 302L.
17:04
17:04

Four Perish in Another Accident Along Soroti- Mbale Road Gateway Bus Company 2 2 Top story

Peter Ekellot, a friend who rushed to the scene of the accident, says that Abura and Ogiraileng are UPDF soldiers attached to Magoro in Katakwi district. He explains that the duo had travelled to Soroti through Omatenga- Okokorio ferry connecting Katakwi and Kumi districts through Lake Bisina to withdraw their salaries in Soroti.
09:18
09:18

One Dead as Cement Truck Explodes in Ngora Ngora District 1 1 Top story

Oscar Ageca, the East Kyoga Region Police Spokesman, says that they are still gathering facts about the accident.
15:24
15:24

Bishop in Shock as Minister Allegedly Beats up and Wounds Churchmen Amuria District 4 2

It is alleged that the Honourable Ecweru violently attacked the three clergymen on Saturday afternoon and with assistance of his bodyguard identified as Juma Odiope, wounded the Reverend Simon Peter Olato, the Parish Priest of Wera Church of Uganda and his two lay readers; Benjamin Otasono and Simon Peter Eriku of Aten and St. John churches respectively.
11:47
11:47

Court Quashes Audit Reports Against Soroti University Secretary judicial review 2

During the hearing, the Auditor General through an affidavit of Senior Auditor, General Bashir Lubega opposed the application, saying that the forensic investigations and reports were done in line with the National Audit Act of 2008 and therefore are in line with the required procedure.
12:42
12:42

Ngora Church Attack Sponsored- Police Kumi Diocese 1 1 Top story

Mpungu reveals that preliminary information indicates that some of the attackers were dropped by a taxi while others arrived on Boda bodas. He says they have transferred the suspect’s file from Ngora to the regional police headquarters due to public interest in the matter.
13:11
13:11

Parents in Teso Accused of Frustrating Investigations of Defilement Cases Teso Sub Region 2 1

Police officers at Amuria Police Station, who preferred anonymity because they are not allowed to speak to the media said that most defilement cases are concealed by the parents as they opt for negotiations with the suspects.
09:05
09:05

Police Rescue Self Proclaimed Homosexual from Soroti Mob Impersonation 1 1

According to David Ongom Mudong, the East Kyoga Regional Police Spokesman, Olaboro hooked up with the chef while dressed in a tight mini skirt and a blouse looking like a lady.
12:14
12:14

Stolen Gun Recovered in Amuria police stolen guns 1

The gun number UG POL 565828782-30758 was stolen from a police constable Opaka Nektai on July 20th.
14:30
14:30

24 Arrested for Drinking in Kumi Kumi Municipality 2 1

David Ongom Mudong, the East Kyoga Region Police Spokesman, says the group has been charged with doing a negligent act likely to cause the spread of infectious disease contrary to Section 171 of the Penal Code Act.
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