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13:08
13:08

COVID-19 Suspects Flee Quarantine Centre After Gunshot Sound 2

It’s reported that a police officer who was guarding the facility fired multiple shots in the air in an attempt to scare off a motorist after an altercation for allegedly riding past 6 pm. The sound of gunshots evoked fear and panic among the suspects at the centre, forcing them to flee for dear lives.
12:33
12:33

Security Recovers Stolen School Water Pump in Kitgum Shop electric water pump

The water pump worth 9.5 million shillings was recovered from Montana Electrical Center, a popular electrical appliance shop in Kitgum Municipality during a raid by the police on Monday.
16:54
16:54

LCI Chairperson in Kitgum Arrested For Aiding Entry of South Sudan National Orom Sub county 2

William Komakech, Kitgum Resident District Commissioner revealed during a weekly covid-19 taskforce meeting on Friday that the south Sudanese was intercepted by locals while crossing a porous border point into the district.
15:26
15:26

Kitgum Land Row: Over 40 Huts Set Ablaze In Revenge Attack Pajong Clan 1 Top story

A security officer, who spoke to Uganda Radio Network on condition of anonymity for fear of reprisal, said the Friday attack seemingly stems from Okwi’s killing.
14:21
14:21

Missing Kitgum Farmer Found Buried In Shallow Grave Pajong Clan 1

Julius Peter Otto, the Omiya Anyima Sub County LC III Chairperson, says the deceased’s body was recovered following two day’s search.
16:56
16:56

20 Suspects Arrested Over Kitgum Land Row 1 1

Kitgum Resident District Resident Commissioner, William Komakech says 16 of the suspects were arrested on Saturday in relation to an attack at Lyelukwa village in Pela parish last week.
15:03
15:03

Man Kills Father Over Sorghum Murder 2

James Okot, a resident of Apuruber A village in Paibony Parish, Kitgum Matidi Sub County allegedly used an arrow to kill his father Santo Okello 56.
07:57
07:57

Hundreds Flee Homes in Kitgum For Fear of Reprisal Attacks 2 2

The locals along with their village chairperson abandoned their homes on Sunday following the disappearance of a man from pajong clan who is suspected to have been killed over a land dispute on Saturday night.
17:34
17:34

Two UPDF Soldiers Arrested for Mounting Illegal Roadblocks in Kitgum 1

The soldiers were arrested on Saturday night in Pandwong Division where they had reportedly mounted a separate roadblock to extort money from unsuspecting road users during curfew time. The Police, however, declined to divulge details of their particulars for fear of jeopardising investigations.
08:03
08:03

Mattresses, Blankets Stolen from Isolation and Quarantine Centres in Kitgum 1 2

Walter Tooroma, the Kitgum Municipality Mayor revealed that two of the 10 mattresses meant for Pandwong HC III quarantine Centre in Pandwong Division have gone missing. He reported this to the weekly task force meeting held at the District council hall in Kitgum Municipality last evening.
13:31
13:31

Domestic Violence Brawl Claims Two in Lamwo, Pader Districts Aswa River Region

The Aswa River Region Police Spokesperson, Jimmy Patrick Okema, says the two murder cases were reported at Pader and Lamwo central police stations on Monday and Tuesday respectively.
15:18
15:18

Installation of CCTV Cameras Starts in Kitgum 1 6

Kitgum Resident District Commissioner William Komakech says eight CCTV cameras will be installed in the first phase of the project within selected areas in the three Divisions of Pager, Pandwong and Central.
17:27
17:27

Ex-UPDF Soldier, Family Members Evicted From Village 2 1 Top story

“We don’t want people like Nsubuga to stay in our area, let him look for a different area; he has been intimidating locals, very aggressive and tells everyone that he was a former soldier. Whenever he drinks, he shouts at night inconveniencing people, for the past two years,” said the source.
18:13
18:13

Quarantined Russian Nationals Test Negative to COVID-19 Bomah Hotel Ltd 4 1

Test Samples from Gribov Vladislav, Kozhevin Viacheslav and their driver Joseph Aburek were extracted last week by health officials in the district and taken for the test at Uganda Virus Research Institute in Entebbe. Health officials in the district who didn’t want to be named due to sensitivity of the matter says test results of the suspects which turned out negative were released over the weekend by Ministry of Health.
10:34
10:34

Arrested Russians Nationals Transferred to Kampala 2 4 Top story

Komakech said they have since charged the suspects with three counts of disobedience of lawful, using a government number plate on a private vehicle and violating quarantine guidelines.
10:25
10:25

Crime Preventer in Kitgum Arrested For Alleged Extortion 2

Hassan Hussein, a resident of East Ward Cell in Pandwong Division, Kitgum municipality was arrested after a tip-off from residents who alleged that Hussein was soliciting money from motorcyclists and motorists travelling back home to catch up with the curfew time.
16:20
16:20

Six Arrested in Kitgum For Defying Covid-19 Prayer Restrictions 2

The suspects were arrested on Thursday evening while praying from Christian Fellowship Church Ministries in Pager Division in Kitgum Municipality.
16:46
16:46

Clinical Officer, Driver Arrested for Asking Patient to Pay for Ambulance 1

Thomas Ojok, the Senior Clinical Officer at the Health Centre and Walter Otema, the Driver of a government ambulance were arrested on the orders of William Komakech, the Kitgum Resident District Commissioner on Saturday morning.
17:06
17:06

Kitgum Pharmacies Investigated for Purported Sale of Fake Corona Drugs 4

The Kitgum Resident District Commissioner, William Komakech, says the investigations follow concerns raised by health workers indicating that some members of the pubic are flocking some pharmacies, he didn’t name to procure fake drugs and vaccines claimed to cure Corona.
14:36
14:36

Thugs vandalize Electrical Equipment worth UGX18m in Kitgum Umeme Ltd 5 2

Agnes Maturu Mabel, an Environmental officer at Ceylex Engineering [Pvt] Ltd told Uganda Radio Network that 90 turnbuckles each costing Shillings 200,000 have been stolen from concrete electricity poles recently in the sub counties of Labongo Amida and Kitgum Matidi by goons disguising as their engineers.
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