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16:15
16:15

Arua Hospital Discharges Three COVID-19 Patients 4 2

The three, all adult male truck drivers; two from Oli division and one from Dadamu Sub County, in Arua district are part of 29 locals who were admitted at the regional COVID-19 treatment centre after testing positive from Elegu border and some of their contacts.
13:10
13:10

Private Guard Shoots LDU During Curfew 1 2

Steven Dravu, the deputy Arua District Internal Security Officer-DISO who rushed to the scene, identified the shooter as Jamal Musa, who is at large.
12:55
12:55

Teachers Evicted to Pave Way for Admission of Covid-19 Suspects 3 3

The eviction was conducted by the Assistant Chief Administrative Officer Arua Sandra Ewacabo after the only quarantine centre at Arua Nursing School got filled up. Fifteen contacts are currently quarantined at the school.
10:45
10:45

Police Recover Gun of Slain Ayivuni OC josephine angucia 1 1

The gun was recovered on Sunday from Barifa forest in Arua Hill Division Arua Municipality by a joint team of police and UPDF.
16:24
16:24

Madi West Nile Diocese Institutes Team to Investigate Kuluva Hospital Staff Strike 3 3

Over 100 medical workers of the hospital on May 11 went on strike and laid down their tools demanding for payment of their six months’ salary and NSSF arrears.
13:51
13:51

Father Lazarus Ejoyi and His Bumpy Priesthood 1 1 Top story

For almost 30 years, Lazarus Ijoyi, also known as Ejoyi, has been a Catholic priest in Arua Diocese. But the past seven years have been anything but smooth for Father Ejoyi. Without a parish to call home, he's received letters of transfer, police summons, suspension, eviction notices, assault by a fellow priest and forceful eviction from a church house. URN revisits his bumpy journey.
12:39
12:39

Installation of CCTV Cameras Excites Arua Town Residents 2 2

The CCTV Cameras installation comes a month to the operationalization of Arua City status. Residents are happy that the CCTV cameras will help check criminal activities in the Arua.
17:19
17:19

Arua Covid-19 Treatment Centre Filled Up covid19 task force 3 2

During a weekly task force meeting on Thursday, the members reported that the 20 bed capacity of the hospital got filled up on Wednesday after two positive cases were admitted.
19:49
19:49

17-Year-Old Refugee Arrested for Killing Brother in Domestic Brawl arua cps 2

According to the Arua District Police Commander Dennis Ochama, who visited the scene of the crime on Wednesday, the minor, now a juvenile offender, picked a quarrel with his younger brother on Tuesday afternoon.
08:03
08:03

Arua Residents Reject Location of Second COVID-19 Quarantine Centre quarantine center 1 1

The first quarantine centre, at Arua Nursing school currently has up to 51 cases, more than its estimated capacity of 50 people. On the basis of this, the district COVID-19 task force had resolved that a second centre be set up at Arua Prison Primary School before moving on to Arua Primary School and Anyafio Primary School.
17:20
17:20

Youth Shot While Attempting to Disarm Police Officer Josephine Angucia 1 1 Top story

According to information obtained by our reporter, when the officers arrived at the playground, Eriku charged towards them and grabbed a baton from one of the officers before trying to disarm another.
15:37
15:37

Male Suspect Dies in Female Cell at Arua Police Station arua cps 2 1 Top story

David Malaja, the deceased’s brother who was part of the people who picked the body from the police cells, says his brother was in good health when he was arrested. According to Malaja, he was shocked to hear that his brother had died as he was prepared to check on him.
17:09
17:09

Arua Frontline Health Workers Sent Home Without Counseling 2 2

A group of 51 health workers who have been managing the COVID-19 positive patients at Arua hospital were released after four of the Tanzanian truck drivers were discharged and handed over to the Ministry of Health upon recovery.
09:39
09:39

LCI Chairpersons in Arua Storm RDC’s Office Demanding Personal Protective Equipment arua municipality 2 1

The chairpersons argue that they need the PPEs since they are at a higher risk of contracting COVID-19 without protective gears when moving in communities sensitizing the public about the virus.
16:29
16:29

92 Striking Staff of Kuluva Hospital Suspended Indefinitely 2 3

They laid down their tools on Monday, demanding outstanding arrears before they resume work. However, after three days of a stand-off between the administration and the workers, the hospital management resolved that those not willing to work voluntarily and bear the situation be indefinitely suspended.
10:35
10:35

Vicar General Who Assaulted Priest in Arua Granted Bail 1 2

According to Prosecution, Monsignor Kasto Adeti assaulted Fr. Lazarus Ejoyi with a wooden stick, and broke his right arm during an incident in the Parish priest’s residence at Ediofe Cathedral on April 29, 2020. Fr Ejoyi, who was removed by Bishop Ocan Odoki from Kijomoro Parish in 2017 and never been deployed, says Monsignor Adeti assaulted him on grounds that he was not supposed to be at the diocese.
17:56
17:56

Five Truck Drivers Recover from COVID-19, Discharged from Arua Hospital 2 1 Top story

Dr Philbert Nyeko, the Director of Arua Hospital said that the truck drivers, who have spent 20 days in the Treatment Centre were discharged after testing negative to subsequent COVID-19 tests.
10:29
10:29

Kuluva Hospital Workers Strike Over Non-Payment 4 4 Top story

Another medical worker only identified as Robert, said the hospital management had earlier on promised to sell off some vehicles and medical equipment to raise money to pay them but to date nothing has been done.
15:26
15:26

Drama as Priest in Arua is Forcefully Evicted 2 3 Top story

Over 20 members of the parish pastoral council stormed Ediofe Cathedral Parish and Bishop’s Chancery this morning and started throwing out the priest’s property.
07:59
07:59

High Prevalence of Zoonotic Diseases in Arua Worries Veterinarians 1 1 Top story

The diseases, as identified by the Agriculture, Animal Industry and Fisheries ministry, include Rabies, Anthrax, Trypanosomiasis also known as sleeping sickness, Brucellosis, Rift Valley Fever, Plague and Black quarter, some of which also affect humans.
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