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07:28
07:28

Head Teacher Ordered Out of School For failing to Protect Girl Child Kumi boma grounds 4 2

On Monday, Katakwi Resident District Commissioner, Rtd. Maj. Geoffrey Katamba, the LC V Chairperson, Geoffrey Omolo, and the Police visited the school on a fact-finding mission. The RDC who chaired the meeting, says that they discovered administrative weaknesses like laxity in supervision, which expose the girls in the boarding section to sexual harassment.
16:01
16:01

Katakwi Primary Teacher on the Run Over Pupil Defilement 1 1

The suspect, Romanos Okello is reported to have taken off on Thursday when he saw the parents of the girl, whose identity has been concealed because she is a minor, visiting the school. However, the headteacher says there is also a boyfriend in the mix.
10:45
10:45

UPDF Soldier Jailed 35 Years for Murder, Blames Act on Poor Training UPDF 3rd Division 2 1

Private Moses Solomon Omuge, a soldier attached to 37th Battalion was convicted of murder during the three-day marathon trial held by the 3rd Division Court Martial at the Ngariam Sub County headquarters.
12:14
12:14

One Killed in Katakwi as Residents Protest Against Cattle Thefts Katakwi District 2 1

Godfrey Omolo, the Katakwi District LC V Chairperson, says that the situation is tense as community members seek explanations for the continuous raids in the district.
16:31
16:31

Suspected Collaborators Aiding Cattle Thefts in Katakwi Remanded Katakwi District 2 1

They were arrested by the joint security forces early this week following an increased number of cases of cattle theft in the district.
07:46
07:46

Two People Burnt to Ashes in Katakwi Katakwi District 1

According to the Police report released on Friday afternoon, the dead are part of the eight suspected cattle thieves from Karamoja who allegedly entered the home of Simon Anoku, a resident in Abwalakou Village with intentions to steal cattle.
11:04
11:04

Couple Murdered in Katakwi katakwi district 1 1

The bodies of Emmanuel Ojirot and his wife, Teddy Achodet were discovered on Tuesday by residents after realizing that the house had remained closed through out the day.
09:37
09:37

Two District Officials Arrested for Extortion in Illegal Cattle Market Katakwi District 1

East Kyoga Regional Police Spokesman Oscar Gregg Ageca says that personnel from Katakwi Central Police Station were tipped off about the illegal operation and acted to stop it by dispersing the market and arresting the officers.
19:35
19:35

Retired Soldier in Katakwi Remanded for Trafficking Children Katakwi CPS 1

Samora Bashir, resident of Amuria district was intercepted with the children aboard Taxi registration number UBB 725J on Tuesday during the police operations on the roads.
22:08
22:08

Two Arrested Over Death of Katakwi Election Violence Victim Katakwi district 2 1

Elobat, 58 was allegedly beaten during clashes between the supporters of Violet Akurut Adome, the former Woman MP of Katakwi District and Jessica Alupo. The clashes were sparked off by a decision by the NRM tribunal to nullify Alupo's election as the party candidate for the District Woman MP seat, handing the flag to Akuru.
00:43
00:43

Over 25 Houses Torched in Katakwi in Revenge Attack Katakwi District 1 3

The District Police Commander of Katakwi, David Wills Ndaula says they have arrested seven people including six relatives, whose identities he withheld for security reasons. He also noted that 17 animals that were taken by the attackers have been recovered.
14:05
14:05

Katakwi Security Committee Moves To Settle Cattle Thefts, Land Conflicts launch 1 1

The District Security Committee chaired by Katakwi Resident District Commissioner (RDC), John Stephen Ekoom began the sub county security committee meetings in Ngariam County on Tuesday. Similar meetings will be held in Usuk and Toroma Counties.
15:22
15:22

LCI Boss Burns Church to Ashes on Ash Wednesday Catholic Church 1 1

Gerald Irikot, the LC-1 Chairperson Amorwongora Village in Ngariam Parish is being blamed by Christians for the fire that resulted into the loss of their worship place on the eve of Ash Wednesday.
07:19
07:19

Four Arrested in Katakwi for Vandalizing Road Signs Katakwi District 2

Katakwi District Police Commander, David Wills Ndaula, says that they picked up the suspects on a tip-off by residents during a security operation involving the police, the Anti Stock Theft Unit and Uganda People’s Defense Forces in Abela area.
18:23
18:23

Five Hospitalized, 18 Arrested in Katakwi NRM Residual Elections Dr. Tanga Odoi 2 2

Immediately after the NRM party Electoral Commission called for elections in Okore Sub County, on local radio stations in Teso, supporters of Alupo and Akurut turned violent leading to the arrest of 18 people who are detained at Katakwi Police Station.
07:49
07:49

Seven Arrested over Katakwi, Napak Land Conflict napak district 3 2

The conflict emanates from a piece of land measuring about 300 hectares where Iteso community have settled inside Napak district, along the border point. It is alleged that after selling land to the Iteso, some of the Bokora elites including local leaders mooted plans to recover the said land.
16:48
16:48

Six Masons Hospitalised in Katakwi Over Alleged Poisoning land conflicts 1 3

Simon Peter Oibi, the foreman who was also taken ill told URN that they were called by Akol to roof his house, whose roof was destroyed by wind. According to Oibi, all the people that ate the food are hospitalised after presenting with diarrhea, vomiting and stomach ache.
09:57
09:57

Four Security Officers Face Arrest for Beating Residents Katakwi District 2

Some of the residents were attacked from within their homes during curfew hours, according to Enomu. He explains that the officers didn’t only breach the presidential directive of not torturing residents but also broke into houses and causing harm.
19:56
19:56

Student Beaten to Death in Katakwi 1 1

The school headteacher Paul Omuut said that the student had health complications which could have triggered the reaction after the punishment, of three strokes, administered by the teacher. He said that the school was engaging the deceased’s parents on the matter.
19:08
19:08

Two Suspected Cattle Thieves Killed in Katakwi

Michael Odongo, the Eastern Police Spokesperson said the suspects were shot dead by the Local Defence Unit-LDU personnel on Monday.
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