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17:11
17:11

One Killed, Another Injured as URA Officers Pursued Smugglers in Arua 5 4

The two were hit by stray bullets from an enforcement officer who was part of the team that was impounding numberless motorcycles from the homes of some suspected smugglers in Arivu village. At least four motor vehicles were impounded during the operation mounted by a team of five personnel.
16:25
16:25

URA Enforcement Officer Injures Arua Motorcyclist 2 3

According to reports, the URA Enforcement team from Padeya in Zombo was from Arua where they had gone to fuel. However, when they arrived at Opia, they saw Angoni riding a numberless Haogin Motorcycle. One of the officers jumped off the vehicle and started chasing Angoni before he opened fire.
14:34
14:34

Uganda Hands Over Suspected DRC Rebel Leader 2 3

Justin Olea 25 years escaped from the prison after he was arrested for allegedly leading a rebel group in Eastern DRC and stealing US $55,000 from a petrol station, a month ago.
20:44
20:44

Late MP Abiriga's Stolen Vehicle Recovered in DRC 2 2

The vehicle registration number UAY 668G white in colour went missing from late Abiriga’s residence in Anyafio village Arua City last month.
18:20
18:20

DPC, MPs Clash Over Arua City's Transnight Discos under Curfew 5 1

The MPs who are on fact finding mission on management of the Covid-19 pandemic and the lockdown were shocked on Sunday night to find a trans night disco during curfew at Desert Breeze hotel where they slept.
12:55
12:55

Arua District Starts Delivering ARVs to Clients in DRC 2 1

According to records, over 150 Congolese pick ARVs from Arua Regional Referral Hospital. However, they are unable to do so now because of the ban on cross border travel.
14:42
14:42

Release of Hospital Staff Angers Arua District Leaders RDC Festus Ayikobua 4 1

Moses Odeke, a mechanic at the Arua Hospital Oxygen plant and his supervisor only identified as Peter was picked by police detectives and detained at Arua CPS for negligence following the death of 5 Covid-19 patients on Friday and Saturday.
16:58
16:58

Arua Hospital Hit by Shortage of Oxygen as COVID-19 Cases Surge 1 3

Arua hospital Director Dr Filbert Nyeko told the area COVID-19 taskforce today that the hospital has admitted 58 patients over the last three weeks, and lost three of the patients in admission. At the moment, the facility has 13 patients, seven of whom can only be sustained on oxygen.
10:59
10:59

Arua Hospital Ambulance Disappears from Parking Yard 1 2 Top story

Dr. Gilbert Aniku, the Deputy Director of Arua Regional Referral Hospital has confirmed the disappearance of the Ambulance but declined to divulge details.
14:41
14:41

Security Foil Prison Break from Arua Government Prisons 2 1

One of the inmates who climbed the wall to escape was shot and injured on the leg while another described as a hard core criminal already convicted for murder from Moyo district escaped and is now at large.
13:50
13:50

Residents Decry Inadequate Police Services in Vurra RDC Festus Ayikobua 4 1

Michael Aguta, the LCII Chairperson of Ajono parish in Vurra Sub County, says that they find a lot of challenges accessing police services. He adds that the police response to crime in the area is lukewarm.
13:47
13:47

Remain Peaceful- UPDF Commander Tells W. Nile People 2 2 Top story

Leading a team of UPDF, Prison and Police officers and ‘Wanainchi’ in a clean-up exercise of Arua City on Monday morning to launch the commemoration of this year’s Tarehe Sita celebrations, Col. Kayanja said as long as the people remain peaceful during the Thursday general elections, UPDF will maintain the good partnership with the Citizens.
18:08
18:08

Man Injured by Tear Gas Canister in Arua Demands UGX 50M Compensation teargas canister 1 3

Darius Muguma, 24 years, a welder in Arua City says he was injured a by teargas fired by police officers dispersing a procession by Presidential Candidate Patrick Amuriat on Sunday.
19:06
19:06

West Nile Veterans Demand Fulfillment of UGX 500M Pledge 4 2

In a meeting held on Thursday in Arua City with State Minister for Veteran Affairs Christopher Kibazanga and officials from Ministry of Defense, the veterans demanded that the promise be fulfilled before the next general elections are held next year.
17:12
17:12

NRM Primaries in Arua Central Division Canceled 3 3

On Wednesday, efforts to conduct fresh primaries by lining up turned chaotic after thousands of NRM supporters besieged the polling stations for more than three hours forcing police to fire tear gas to disperse them.
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