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09:51
09:51

Suspected Warriors Kill 2 in Kotido updf 1

The dead have been identified as David Ocen, the Principal Town Agent Kotidi, and one unidentified Boda Boda rider. Dr Peter Lomowga, a health worker of Panyangara Health Centre III was shot and injured in the leg.
20:45
20:45

UPDF to Beef Up Security in Karamoja Sub Region - Lt. Gen Kainerugaba Deployment

Lt Gen Kainerugaba also encouraged the Karimojong leaders to stop fighting each other but promised deploy more forces to the region of over 320 new legs to each district in the region.
10:41
10:41

Moroto Youth Take Lead in Peace Building Process in Karamoja updf 1

The reformed youths have come together under their umbrella Moroto Youth Former Raiders to lead a peace campaign in the region.
15:44
15:44

Artisanal Miners in Kaabong in Fear Following Withdrawal of UPDF 2

John Bosco Lokiru, the Loyoro Sub County LC III chairperson told our reporter that some residents are living in fear of attacks from Turkana warriors.
07:05
07:05

Two Suspected Turkana Killed in Kaabong Raids cattle raids 1

Kaabong Resident District Commissioner, John Rex Achilla, says the two raiders were killed in gunfire exchange with UPDF soldiers who intercepted them around Lochom hills, some 4 kilometers to Kaabong town Council.
15:37
15:37

Suspected Turkana Rustlers Steal Cattle in Napak cattle rustling 1

Paul Loruu Nabolikoko, the LCIII Chairperson of Panyangara Sub County said the UPDF followed the warriors recovering only 176 heads of cattle, just a fraction of the 22 herds
09:27
09:27

LDU Hacked to Death in Kaabong District updf

This is the first incident of this kind to happened in Kaabong district, according to residents but instances of LDUs being involved in criminal acts have lately been recorded in Karamoja including their involvement in cattle raids.
04:20
04:20

Karimojong Warriors Regrouping to Take Over Mining Sites - UPDF 2

Early this week, warriors ambushed an investor who was escorted by the UPDF to survey a site in Rupa Sub County, towards the Kenyan border. The Ambush at Naput area claimed the life of a UPDF soldier and left one other person injured.
15:07
15:07

Six Arrested for Attack on Settlement Camp in Moroto armed warriors 1

Major Peter Mugisa, the 3rd Division Army Spokesperson, says that the Uganda Peoples Defence Force-UPDF soldiers using intelligence reports tracked the armed group towards the Kenyan border leading to the arrest of six suspects including their ring leader identified as “colonel".
20:56
20:56

Warriors Displace Settlement Camp in Night Raid updf 1 1

Peter Okello Dere, the Nakabaat village LC I Chairperson identified the deceased as Mark Acia who settled in the camp three years ago as an artisanal miner from Nakapiripirit district. Okello also confirmed that 1,050 people have fled the camp and sought refuge in Nakiloro Trading Centre, some 10 kilometres to Moroto town.
15:40
15:40

Security Beefed Up in Kamwenge to Enforce Covid-19 Directives updf 1 1

Recently the Chief of Defence Forces (CDF), Gen. David Muhoozi, directed the Deputy Chief of Defense Forces, Lt Gen Wilson Mbadi, to create an enforcement team to work with the Ministry of Health.
12:45
12:45

Five Killed In Kaabong Raid jie warriors 1

They were shot dead during a fight between the security forces and the raiders at a protected kraal in Kakamar Sub county. The incident happened last night at 10:00 pm according to security sources in Kaabong.
17:05
17:05

LC II Chairperson in Kotido Arrested For Alleged Murder updf 2

Loduk Nakoulet was arrested by the UPDF on Wednesday following intelligence reports that he had an illegal firearm.
07:40
07:40

Karimojong Warriors Arrested With Bows and Arrows to Face Military Court updf 1 1 Top story

Maj. Peter Mugisa, the UPDF 3rd Division Spokesperson has welcomed the resolution, saying they recently apprehended six hard core criminals pending appearance in the military court.
17:28
17:28

Residents Affected by Stray Ammunition from Kabamba Refuse to Vacate compensation 5 1 Top story

On top of damaging their property and livestock, the stray bullets have been hitting residents causing permanent injuries and sometimes death. Records from the affected communities show that over 25 people have been affected by fragments from the explosives this year alone.
12:18
12:18

Parliament Approves UGX 200Bn for UPDF Salaries 1

Parliament has approved Uganda shillings of over 200 billion for the enhancement of salaries for Uganda Peoples Defense Officers and scientists.
11:34
11:34

Kipoi's Lawyer Denied Access court martial 4 1

However, the Deputy Spokesperson of the Army Lt Col Deo Akiiki said that Kipoi being held in a military installation one doesnt need to visit there anytime he wishes. Akiiki explained that irrespective of who you are, you must follow the military rules since the detention aint an ordinary one.
14:48
14:48

US Army Asked to Support UPDF in Civil Military Operations community 3 1

Brig. Innocent Oula said that the UPDF needs a training of trainers course in civil-military operations and disaster management which will boost the forces capability to extend the same to its troops handling peace support operations.
11:52
11:52

UPDF: We Budgeted for Newly Promoted Officers financial year 1 Top story

The Defense and Veterans Affairs State Minister, Sam Engola also said they have enough money for the promoted officers and will not require additional funding.
17:11
17:11

Former Flying Squad Boss Muhangi Re-arrested uganda police 1 Top story

The Defense Military Spokesperson, Lt. Col. Deo Akiiki confirmed the re-arrest of Muhangi. He told URN that Muhangi had been picked up by the military.
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