Breaking

Archive

Oct 51 results
14:41
14:41

Turkana Pastoralists Return Raided Animals turkana county 2

Col. Kwikiriza reiterated the armys commitment to recover the stolen animals driven into Karamoja. He appreciated the Turkana delegation from Kenya for the gains made so far in the recoveries and called for cooperation to get rid of animal thefts and raids.
16:30
16:30

FGM Fight Yielding Fruits – UNICEF fgm abandonment 4

Marianna Garofalo, UNICEFs Child Protection Specialist, says up to 83 villages in the three districts of Karamoja region alone have abandoned FGM completely.
21:41
21:41

Local Defence Staff Jailed 18 years For Murder karamoja region 1

AX 000354 Paul Keem, attached to Kawamong detachment was on Wednesday afternoon convicted on his own plea for murder.
07:51
07:51

Seminarian Sentenced to Four Years For Robbing Nun karamoja region 1 1 Top story

In her judgment, Justice Wolayo convicted Lokudumu to four and half years in jail, saying the sentence would act as a deterrent to other would be offenders.
18:38
18:38

Three Sudanese Held In Moroto Over Illegal Entry karamoja region

Three Sudanese nationals are detained at Moroto Central Police Station for illegal entry into Uganda. The suspects were arrested on June 29 along Moroto-Kenya having trekked over 100 kilometres from Lodwar town in Turkana.
12:49
12:49

Amudat District Moves to Eliminate FGM karamoja region 1 3

Although outlawed in Uganda in 2009, FGM is still practiced among the Pokot, Sabiny and Tepeth tribes in the districts of Kapchorwa, Kween, Amudat and Bukwo in the Karamoja Sub Region.
14:49
14:49

Moroto Earmarked as Refugee Host District karamoja region 2 1

Refugees who cross into Karamoja region into the border districts of Kaabong, Kotido and Amudat will be rounded up and taken to Naakabat, a former gold mining camp located in Moroto, about 30 kilometers to the Uganda-Kenya border.
07:34
07:34

Residents Call for Restoration of Non Functional Health Centre kaabong district 1 3

Rose Kalibin Lakala, a resident of Nariamawe Central village says mothers find it difficult to access maternal health services in the area.
18:20
18:20

Karamoja Placed on Security Alert uganda government 1 2

Richard Aruk Maruk, the South Karamoja Regional Police Commander, says his office has received intelligence reports indicating that many of the refugees may cross and settle in various areas in Karamoja once both camps are closed.
18:29
18:29

Fresh Unclaimed Bodies in Moroto Referral Hospital karamoja region 1 3 Top story

Prominent in the morgue are the skeletal remains of Michael Lodia, an inmate who was killed by a colleague as they struggled for sleeping space at Moroto central government prison. The incident happened on May 13 when Dr Kizza Besigye was remanded to Moroto Central Prison on charges of treason.
12:13
12:13

Patients Abandon Hospital Ward over Decomposing Body karamoja region 3 1

A care giver only identified as Susan from Irriri parish said they were forced to abandon the ward due to the flies and the stench from the decomposing body.
13:09
13:09

Inmate Killed in Brawl karamoja region 1

William Awany, the Officer in Charge Moroto Prisons, says Lomeri thumped Lodoi several times in the chest leading to his death. He says Lomeri will be charged with murder once investigations are complete.
16:01
16:01

Moroto Inmates Petition Resident Judge karamoja region 1 3

In their May 5th letter addressed to Soroti Resident Judge, Henrietta Wolayo, the inmates say the last High court criminal session was last held in the district in 2013. Amos Lokut, an inmate at Moroto Central Prison says their continued detention without trial has led to untold suffering.
19:08
19:08

Crime Preventers Hit Dead by Speeding Car in Moroto napak district 1

The incident occurred at Naleyo village, some three kilometers from Moroto town along Soroti road. An eye witness only identified as Loduk says the rider with his colleague were on the main road to Soroti when a Land Cruiser Registration No. UAU 348X swerved off the highway and knocked their motorcycle registration no. UEK 388H.
14:53
14:53

LDU Commander In Custody Over Death of Moroto Aspirant karamoja region

Capt. Isaac Oware, the UPDF 3rd Division Spokesperson has confirmed the arrest of the LDU commander, saying he is being held at the quarter guard in Moroto as investigations continue.
16:46
16:46

Napak Boreholes Contaminated With Faecal Matter napak district 1 1

The contaminated water sources are found in the areas of Lokopo, Irriri and Lotome Sub Counties in Napak district. The finding was a result of an assessment conducted by Kyoga Water Management Zone-KMWZ on 15 boreholes within the district.
14:55
14:55

Rains Bring Hope To Thirsty Karamoja karamoja region

A visit to the villages in Nadunget Sub County, residents were busy harvesting white ants, picking a variety of green vegetables and most significant the planting season that has taken off in most parts of the region.
13:56
13:56

Soldier Jailed 10-Years for Failure to Protect War Materials karamoja region 1 1

Prosecution told court that on November 18, 2015 while on duty in Amudat district, the accused hired out his rifle with 13 rounds of ammunition to a criminal gang contrary to section 122 of the UPDF Act 2005. He was charged with failure to protect war material, a charge that attracts a death sentence upon conviction.
15:11
15:11

Suspected UPDF Soldier Drowns in Moroto karamoja region 1 2

The deceased hadnt yet been identified by the time of filing this story. According to residents, the deceased was swept away as he tried to cross the river while drunk.
18:08
18:08

Assassin Demands Full Payment for Service Rendered raphael eritoi 1 1

Gerald Amalo, the Moroto Resident Attorney has acknowledged receipt of the 10th January 2016 from Lote asking court to compel Paul Komarem alias Ssebagala, the mastermind of the killing to pay up the balance.
Oct 51 results