Patrick Jimmy Okema, the Aswa River Region Police Spokesperson says Ayella was arrested on a tip off by residents. He says the suspect had the weapon alongside other dangerous items he concealed in a bag.
The affected families are residents of Aywee and Cubu A/B villages in Pece Division, Gulu Municipality. Residents say the fire broke out at about 2:00 am as they slept. It razed down 16 huts while three were saved.
Patrick Jimmy Okema, the Aswa River Police spokesperson says preliminary investigations reveals that Odokonyero could have died in a scuffle over Florence Nalubega. He says Police detectives recorded statements from the scene indicating that the four were drinking at a local pub together.
Patrick Jimmy Okema, the Aswa River Police Spokesperson says the display will be supervised by counter-terrorism police unit. He says 73 venues have been cleared to display the fireworks in the region.
Patrick Jimmy Okema, the Aswa River Region Police Spokesperson says other incidents of suicide recorded resulted from economic hardship, trauma related to HIV, fear of responsibilities, alcoholism and mental health challenges.
Patrick Jimmy Okema, the Aswa River Police spokesperson says Akot was found hacked to death in her house at about 11 pm on Sunday night. He says Olwa is the prime suspect after being in relationship with the deceased for a long time.
The seven died in a collision involving a Blue commuter Noah registration number UBD 227 C and two motorcycles registration numbers UEF 224A and UDK 315S at Tochi swamp, few meters from Palenga Town council along Gulu Kampala highway.
According to information obtained by our reporter, the man only identified as Anywar attacked Achire with a mower for failing to clear a debt of 20,000 Shillings he owed him. The former legislator was rushed to Gulu Independent Hospital with a compound fracture and later referred to Kumi Orthopedic center for corrective surgery.
Okema says the deployment of the Bomb squad has significantly boosted demining operations in the region, adding that the team discovered 19 unexploded ordnances shortly after putting their boots on ground.
Michael Ojok, the Wol Sub County Speaker says one of the three bombs was detonated at the foot of Ogili Hill in Mura Parish while another was found in Toroma west village in Kal Agum Parish and the last from Atut Parish in Wol Sub County.
Jimmy Patrick Okema, the Aswa River Region Police Spokesperson, says Police intercepted Akech together with four others on Wednesday evening as she tried to evade a checkpoint in Bibia on a motorcycle.
Patrick Jimmy Okema, the Aswa River Region Police spokesperson, told URN this morning that the area chairperson is accused of authorizing mob action against the suspect after they got him with the lost animal.