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16:52
16:52

Stolen Autoclave Machines Recovered from D.R Congo 1 3

Arnold Arinaitwe, the Ayivu West Division Police Commander, says that they have so far arrested three suspects in connection to the theft of the medical equipment.
17:27
17:27

Police in Arua Impounds 74 Cartons of City 5 Gin Arua City 2 1

During an operation on Wednesday, police recovered 74 Cartons each containing 24 bottles at a shop in Oluodri trading center, Ayivu Division, Arua City.
10:59
10:59

Three Terego District Officials Arrested for Bribery

According to the IG, the trio solicited a kickback from a supplier who was hired to offer catering services for the training of over 900 village health teams in Terego district. The event was organised by TASO-Uganda.
14:04
14:04

City 5 Gin: Four Arrested Over Death of 12 People in West Nile 2 1

Josephine Angucia, the west Nile region police spokesperson, says that the suspects are in custody at Arua Central Police station (CPS) as investigations continue. Angucia says no new death has been reported from Madi Okollo and Arua city.
06:55
06:55

14 People Die After Drinking Potent Gin Arua City 2 1

The death started occurring on Friday until Sunday morning while several other victims are hospitalized. According to police, seven of the deaths occurred in Mvara and Oluko suburbs in Arua city and seven others in Madi Okollo district.
16:53
16:53

Arua Police Moves to Prosecute Parents Over Child Labour Arua City 3 1

The operation comes follows a visible rise in the children involved in selling edibles within the city centre. Children as young as five years have been seen wandering across the streets of Arua with baskets containing foodstuffs, eggs, vegetables and fruits, polyethene bags, and facemasks.
11:42
11:42

Theft Tops Police Half Year Crime Report in West Nile 2 1

According to Police's half-year Crime Report 2022, 902 theft cases were recorded, being nearly a third of all crimes registered in the region from January to June this year.
14:11
14:11

Child Neglect Cases Overwhelm Arua Police 2 1 Top story

Jimmy Anguyo, the head of the Child and Family Protection Unit at Arua CPS notes that the majority of the cases are from Arua City and Arua district.
19:27
19:27

Arua Hospital Staff Detained over Theft of Computer Monitor 1 1

Josephine Angucia, the West Nile Regional Police spokesperson confirmed the arrest of the suspect saying they have charged him with office breaking and theft as well as theft of power back up.
13:35
13:35

Arua Man Arrested for Attempting to Set Himself Ablaze 2 1

At the time of his arrest, Andama had started pouring petrol all over himself. In the ensuring scuffle at least two police officers sustained injuries after the suspect bit their hands in an attempt to resist arrest.
16:17
16:17

Unknown Assailants Stab Primary Five Pupil to Death 2

According to Muhammed, he woke up on Monday morning to the news of the death of his son. Rashid Kayinga, the Enyau cell LC I chairperson in Kenya ward, says that he informed the police about the incident, but they took a long time to arrive prompting the deceased's relatives to take his body for burial.
12:14
12:14

Maracha Chief Finance Officer Arrested Over Corruption Allegations 1

The two officials were arrested on Thursday afternoon from the district headquarters by the State House Anti-Corruption Unit officials and the police.
14:27
14:27

Police in Arua Intensify Crack Down On Criminal Gangs 2 1

Jude Nasucha, the District Police Commander Arua Central Police station says they also recovered a number of suspected stolen items like motorcycles, mobile phones, house breaking implements among others during the operations.
13:18
13:18

Maracha District Officials Detained Over Corruption Allegations Peter Ogwang

Festus Ayikobua, the Maracha District Resident Commissioner (RDC) has confirmed their arrest, saying they are locked up at Arua Central Police Station. “All of them are now being put behind bars, the CID officer was also arrested,” he said Wednesday.
07:22
07:22

Lightning Strikes Two Children Dead in Arua City

Sabit Adukule, the LC 1 chairperson of Obopi West says the deceased children belong to two sisters of the same family in the cell. Adukule has described the incident as sad noting that this is the first such incident in the area.
11:01
11:01

Arua Nurse Arrested Over Death of a Two-Year-Old Child 2 1

The nurse identified as Paul Wamala was picked up yesterday after relatives of a 2-year old child who died last week at the facility reported the matter to the Arua Regional Referral Hospital police post.
10:39
10:39

Two-Year-Old Child Dies at Arua Hospital After Nurse Demands Bribe 3 1

According to the relatives of the child, Wamala allegedly asked them to initially give him 30,000 Shillings to buy medicines to commence the procedure. He however returned shortly to the relatives of asking for additional 180,000 Shillings from the relatives.
14:14
14:14

Asian Driver Survives Lynching for Accidentally Killing Late Abiriga's Driver 1 1

Jude Nasucha, the Arua Central Division DPC says the driver is already in their custody. He however warned the residents against attacking members of the Indian community saying they have intelligence reports about the planned crimes by the locals.
09:26
09:26

Motorcycle Company Vanishes with Hundreds of Million in West Nile 2 1

Sky Motors Limited opened an office in Manibe ward, Ayivu Division in Arua city early last month, after allegedly getting clearance from the division authorities to offer motorcycle and tricycle loan services. Stephen Droma , one of the affected boda boda riders says that he paid 1.36 million shillings for two motorcycles and the company promised to deliver them during the launch, which never happened.
13:57
13:57

Police Officer in Arua Found Dead 1 1

However, at 6 am, Aluma's body was found hanging on a tree in mission cell, Komite ward, Ayivu West division, Arua City by a resident.
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