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17:36
17:36

Army Investigates Nwoya Resident for Gun Trafficking 2

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.
17:49
17:49

Bush Fire Ravages Atiak Sugar Plantation 1

The incident comes barely four months after the factory suffered losses of more than 250 acres of sugar cane plantation.
17:31
17:31

22 Huts Burnt Down in Gulu Town

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.
13:36
13:36

Three Arrested for Alleged Murder of UPDF Soldier 1

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.
15:43
15:43

Aswa Region Police Withdraw Guns from Private Security Guards

Inspector General of Police Martin Okoth Ochola issued the directive last week instructing Private Security Companies to step up deployment to prevent their personnel being disarmed by thugs.
18:42
18:42

Gulu Residents Gear Up For New Year Fireworks 1 3

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.
09:29
09:29

Police: Domestic Violence Leading Cause of Suicide in Aswa River Region 1

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.
16:31
16:31

Oyam Man On the Run for Murder

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.
18:16
18:16

Three Arrested for Burning Car in Amuru

The suspects are accused of setting ablaze a vehicle registration number UAS 320Y from Pailyec Parish in Amuru sub-county, Amuru district.
16:11
16:11

Gulu Accident Victims Named 1

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.
18:00
18:00

Police Beef Up Security at UN Compound apaa land wrangles 2 1

Patrick Jimmy Okema, the Aswa River Police spokesperson says the deployment is to prevent the displaced residents becoming violent or staging a demonstration at the UN facility.
14:55
14:55

Former Gulu Municipality MP Injured Over UGX 20,000 Debt police 2 1

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.
12:39
12:39

Four Suspects Escape From Omoro Central Police Station aswa river region 1 2

The escapees were identified as Francis Komakech, a resident of Odek Sub County, Emmy Abonga, a resident of Lalogi, Denis Odoch and Wilson Odong.
18:21
18:21

Amuru Police Protest Release of Seized Exhibits 2

Last month, the suspects had been convicted to two and half years in prison or fine of 60 currency points - equivalent to 1.2 million shillings which the convicts opted to pay.
15:49
15:49

Gulu Police Investigates Suspected Ritual Killing human sacrifice 1

Police in Gulu district are investigating suspected ritual killing of a man after finding his body with some parts missing.
06:57
06:57

Bomb Squad Takes Over Demining Operations In Northern Uganda 1 2 Top story

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.
10:41
10:41

Bushfires Uncover Dozens of Unexploded ordnances In Northern Uganda 1 2

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.
12:02
12:02

Five in Trouble For Trafficking Explosives into Uganda 1 2 Top story

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.
16:10
16:10

Four Held Over Omoro Mob Justice 1

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.
15:30
15:30

Gulu Residents Intercepted Stealing Cows In Lamwo 1

The animals have been handed back to their owner, Julius Peter Nono, a resident of Lamwo district. The eight suspects are in custody at Lamwo Central Police station in Padibe district.
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