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09:15
09:15

Karamoja Stolen Cows Recovered in Katakwi in katakwi district 1

The cows were stolen on April 25, from Kaiselem village in Poron Sub-county, Napak district from the sons of area residents Paul Longok and Longole Apariyo who were grazing livestock when heavy rains started. It was during this time that wrong elements raided the cows and quickly crossed over to Usuk.
13:17
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Kaabong Residents Demand Security Deployment at Uganda-Kenya Border Causing insecurity 1 2

According to residents, the Turkana warriors have continued terrorizing the communities and their efforts to track cows that enter the Kenyan are futile.
21:01
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Bomb Blast Kills Two Pupils In Kaabong in Kaabong district 1 1 Top story

The deceased were identified as Ayollo Lokutai aged 13 and Lokoel Komol 12 years, while Meri Lomonyang aged 9, and Meri Lokiditoi were left with minor injuries. The four were all pupils of Kakamar Primary School. One Ayollo picked up the bomb and started playing with it while hitting the base of the tree under close watch Komol and the two others were at a distance cutting the tree when the device exploded and killed two on the spot.
08:08
08:08

NUP Mobiliser Killed in Security Ambush 1

Unfortunately, during one such ambush at Kapilan Bar East, a resident identified as Ambrose Lochoto, a 30-year-old male adult and NUP mobilizer in the Kaabong district, inadvertently walked into the ambush and was gunned down by the security forces.
08:31
08:31

Security Forces Caution Amudat Leaders Against Sectarianism Secterianism 1 2

It is alleged that the local leaders of Amudat district on Wednesday called for a meeting and resolved to chase away all the Sabiny community living in Amudat including those working in public offices.
15:01
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751 Live Ammunition Recovered in Amudat Security forces 1

The bag was recovered from Aukunyo village in Amudat Town Council.
09:55
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Suspected Warriors Shoot Four Livestock Traders in Amudat 1

Michael Longole, the Mt Moroto Regional Police Spokesperson confirmed the incident stating that a team of detectives visited the scene together with a canine and collected tangible evidence.
20:43
20:43

Karamojong Warriors Handover 16 Guns 4 1

Maj Isaac Oware, the UPDF 3rd Division Spokesperson told URN that the forces have witnessed a number of guns recovered both forcefully and voluntarily handed over in the month of January.
11:35
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Turkana Pastoralists Compensate Families of Killed Ugandans with 120 Cows Ateker community 1 4

John Robert Adupa, the LC3 chairperson of Lotisan Sub County said that the victims brought the cows to compensate the families of the deceased with expectation of returning theirs which were raided.
08:40
08:40

Suspected Killers of Police Officer Arrested, Gun Recovered In Kaabong Kaabong district 1

Michael Longole, the Mt Moroto Regional Police Spokesperson identified the suspects as Lomuria Lochomin and Lokol Loita, both residents of Moruedikae and Terek village respectively in Kalapata Sub County.
17:28
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Police Officer Hacked to Death in Kaabong, Gun Stolen 1 1

Morris Ochen, the deceased, was attached to the Kotido ASTU zone and deployed in a joint mobile operations squad.
07:56
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24 Suspects Arrested for Raiding Trading Center in Kaabong kaabong district 1

On January 4th, 2024, at approximately 9:00 PM, unidentified armed warriors began firing indiscriminately at people gathered at the trading center. Damian Okidi was killed on the spot, while two others sustained injuries. Additionally, the assailants stole an unspecified amount of money from a bar owned by Abraham Longoli.
13:21
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Security In Karamoja Recovers 265 Illicit Weapons , 70 Civilians Killed in 2023 1

Michael Longole, the Mt Moroto regional police spokesperson noted that out of the 265 guns recovered, at list 106 guns and 1206 ammunition were recovered voluntarily in the 42 Karachunas based engagement meetings held across the sub region.
14:34
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Armed Warriors Raid Trading Center Kill One in Kaabong kaabong district 1

It's alleged that on the 04/01/2024 at around 0900PM unidentified armed warriors wearing police uniform started shooting randomly at people who were at the trading center killing Okidi Damian on spot and injuring two other persons.
13:59
13:59

Amudat Leaders Agree to Work with Security for Peace 1

Pokot leaders accuse joint forces of tormenting them in favor of neighboring communities such as Pian and Sabin in Kween. Security forces banned Pokot pastoralists from grazing animals in the neighboring districts following the frequent attacks in the neighborhood by armed warriors.
12:52
12:52

Karenga Wants Military Detachments Reinstated Karenga district 1 2

According to the security committee, the withdrawal of detachments from Sangar Sub County has resulted in a resurgence of insecurity in the district.
13:32
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Karamoja Elders Order UPDF to Vacate Traditional Shrine Lotisan sub county 1 1

The area in question used to be the main Akiriket for the people of Matheniko clan as well as the meeting point for elders before the UPDF forces established the military detachment. The elders now want back their land so that they can revive the Akiriket.
13:56
13:56

Security Forces in Karamoja Seek Partnership with Civilians to Curb Crime During Festive Season 1

According to Security, they are anticipating an increase in cattle theft and burglary during the festive season as hardcore criminals ignore calls to surrender the illegal firearms in their possession.
11:02
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Warrior-to-Warrior Engagement Gives Hope for Peace in Karamoja reformed warriors 6 1 Top story

Charles Logit from Nabilatuk district surrendered his weapon last Saturday following engagements with reformed warrior security units. Loneliness in the bush, coupled with the demise and surrender of his comrades, led Logit to seek a way to surrender his gun, reassured by the safe return of his colleagues.
09:23
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Karimojong Warriors Given Two Weeks Ultimatum to Surrender peace dialogues 3 1

Filbert Ocailap, the Karenga Resident District Commissioner said that the warriors have paid deaf ears to the amnesty program despite several calls. He observed that there has been a resurgence of insecurity for the last one month and this has frustrated service deliveries.
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