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10:47
10:47

Okuti Border Market to Transform Northern Uganda 1 5

The market is among the six markets identified by government to be turned into international border markets. The others are Katuna in Kabale, Bwera in Kasese, Mutukula in Rakai, Malaba in Busia, Elegu in Amuru.
12:27
12:27

Agago Man Arrested for Stabbing Wife to Death aswa region police 2

Jimmy Patrick Okema, the Aswa Region Police Spokesperson says police visited the crime scene, recovered a knife used in the murder and arrested the suspect who has been charged for murder charges under police vide CRB 69/2019.
10:08
10:08

Dominic Ongwen Trial to Resume on Monday 1

Defense lawyers will be calling the next set of witnesses they hope will help convince Trial Chamber IX that Ongwen is not guilty of the 70 counts of war crimes and crimes against humanity that he has been charged with.
11:12
11:12

Former LRA Captives Struggle to Find Partners amnesty commission 3 1

Jennifer Atim, 30, a resident of Adilang Sub County in Agago district says that after spending three years in captivity she returned home in 2004 with a one-year-old boy. Atim shares that she is enduring stigma and stereotypes as both boys and men in her community shun her
11:54
11:54

Amnesty Commission Distributes Money to Former LRA Returnees 1 3

Lucy Acen, 30, a former LRA abductee living in Camp Ajwaa village, Adilang Sub-County in Agago district appealed to the Commission to lobby for more support especially for single mothers who returned from captivity with children.
14:59
14:59

Pader Leaders Decry Delayed Detonation of Ordnances unexploded bombs 2 1

Some of the explosives are believed to have been dropped during the Lords Resistance Army-LRA insurgency in the region but failed to explode while others were hidden by the rebels underground.
18:40
18:40

Mass Grave Discovered In Gulu Town

The relics have been found in a mass grave situated few meters to Vision Hotel and the National Water and Sewerage water treatment plant in Water sub ward, Kasubi Parish, Bar Dege Division, along Gulu Kitgum main road.
07:42
07:42

Former LRA Captives Receive More Reintegration Packages 1 2

Peter Kidega, another former captive from Pece Division in Gulu Municipality, says he earns a monthly salary of Shillings 200,000 from his employment as a security guard at Favor of Gods Ministry in Gulu to
11:45
11:45

Another Memorial Vocational Institute to Be Built in Nwoya

Prince Lagony was killed alongside one Okot Ogoni, with whom they had been appointed on a delegation to pursue a peaceful end to the LRA conflict. The delegation was headed by Betty Bigombe, the then Minister for Northern Uganda pacification.
20:03
20:03

LRA Leader Joseph Kony Was Possessed By Spirits- Witness 1

The fighter testifying as prosecution witness number P-142 in the ongoing trial of former LRA Commander Dominic Ongwen said that Kony was possessed by up to seven spirits with whom he had regular communication.
13:43
13:43

Acholi Paramount Chief to Lead Delegation to Ongwen Trial icc 1 4

The trial is due to start on Tuesday December 6 at the International Criminal Court ICC in The Hague, Netherlands. Ogwen, one of the five Lords Resistance Army-LRA commanders indicted in 2005, faces up to 70 counts of war crimes and crimes against humanity.
13:12
13:12

Gulu 'Night Commuter' Centres Neglected 1 2

A decade after guns fell silent, the district has largely neglected several buildings that sheltered thousands of children and adults who trekked to town every evening for security thus earning themselves the name Night Commuters.
07:09
07:09

US Force to Sustain Hunt for LRA in Central African Republic joseph kony

Maj. Nathan Broshear, the public affairs officer of the Special Operations Command for Africa says, in a communication to URN, that the withdrawal of Ugandan troops is natural progression since the LRA has been decimated and is no longer a direct threat to Uganda. He however adds that the U.S currently has no plan to alter the operation in CAR.
12:53
12:53

LRA Victim Seeks Help for Specialised Surgery 2 1

According to Aciro, she was shot during a fierce gunfire exchange between LRA fighters and government troops at Tee okidi in Amuru district in 1990, three days after her abduction.
10:05
10:05

LRA Victims Gear Up for Ongwen\'s Hearing joseph kony 1 2 Top story

Jimmy Otim, the ICC outreach coordinator says they have already mobilised more than 5000 LRA victims to follow the live screening of the proceedings at nine different locations.
10:29
10:29

Tears of Joy as UPDF Trainee Pilot Reunites With His Sister Abducted by LRA amnesty commission 1 2

Abang was abducted by the rebels from Panjok village in Minakulu town in Oyam district together with her three siblings.
13:30
13:30

More Ex- LRA Belligerents Integrated into UPDF ceaser acellam 1 Top story

Some of the individuals awaiting integration are former LRA commanders Caesar Acellam, Obur Nyeko Okuti, and Alex Opoka who surrendered last year to the UPDF
15:13
15:13

Army Recovers Russian made SPG-9 Gun Buried by LRA in Agago 2 2

Major Patrick Bigirwa, the UPDF’s 4th divisions Intelligence officer says the the SPG-9 is one of the greatest weapons recovered during its efforts to recover weapons. It was recovered through the help of former LRA commander Okuti Nyeko Obur who led the UPDF to the site.
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