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09:13
09:13

Teacher in Arua Jailed 18 Months for Causing Grievous Harm 1 2

The prosecution told the court that Alia who hails from Ombaci village in Koboko assaulted and injured his sister and also destroyed trees belonging to Patrick Efitre his for allegedly grabbing his land.
17:21
17:21

Koboko Councilors Reject District Service Commission Nominees 1 3

When Muki presented the names, the angry councillors demanded answers why the names that had earlier been presented and approved by the council had been rejected by the public service commission.
16:47
16:47

South Sudanese Teenager Dies in Petrol Fire in Koboko 1 1

According to Amuza Nobert, a neighbour and eye witness, the two boys went inside to fill fuel into their small bottles for sale by the roadside.
14:03
14:03

Police Investigate Death of Convict in Koboko Municipality Suicide 1 1

Gordon Idoru found the lifeless body of 28-year-old John Awule, a resident of Nyarilo Cell in Koboko municipality hanging on a rope inside his house when he went to check on him on Monday morning.
07:51
07:51

Police on Spot for Shooting Man Dead in Koboko During Arrest of His Brother 1 4

According to information obtained by our reporter, Majid met his death around 5 am on Friday morning when a police officer from Abuku police station opened fire during an operation to arrest his brother, Tairi Ali, who they wanted for raping and defiling a teenager.
12:13
12:13

Four Jailed for Escaping From Koboko Prison 1 2

On Wednesday, 18 inmates escaped from Gbukutu Government Prison. Four of the escapees were recaptured as eight others fled to the neighbouring Democratic Republic of Congo.
12:50
12:50

Four Teachers in Koboko Arrested for Conducting Illegal Lessons 2

The teachers are from various schools within Koboko Municipality and were arrested on Friday morning teaching more than 40 pupils from various schools. They were being taught at Sambya Primary school.
17:57
17:57

Koboko District Officials Demand for Probe into Hospital Fire 2 1

Some of the items destroyed in the container include Bales of mosquitoes nets, Mattresses used at the quarantine centre, First Aid Kits, among other items.
07:00
07:00

Fire Destroys Drug Store at Koboko General Hospital 2

According to preliminary information, the fire started from a nearby building where some people were welding. One of the men on the site only identified as Mugisha told our reporter that the sparks from the welding and metal fabrication works could have ignited the fire.
15:12
15:12

Kyagulanyi Campaigns for NRM Candidate in Koboko Dr. Charles Ayume 2 2

Addressing thousands of his supporters at Koboko Boma grounds this morning, Kyagulanyi noted that despite the fact that Dr. Ayume belongs to the ruling NRM he is a young man who has suffered the same challenges like him.
12:01
12:01

Seven Students in Koboko Arrested over Strike 2 1

The students were arrested on Monday after an operation carried out by the police and UPDF soldiers.
13:27
13:27

Koboko NRM Chairman Accused of Campaigning for Anite Dr. Charles Ayume 3 3

Dr Charles Ayume, the NRM Parliamentary contestant for the Koboko Municipality seat and Minister accused Awule of being partisan.
18:21
18:21

Koboko Covid-19 Task Force Seeks Additional 50,000 Facemasks 2

Yahaya Kakoja Yeke, the Koboko Resident District Commissioner who is also the head of Covid-19 Taskforce in the district, says that the facemasks are inadequate for the population.
04:56
04:56

Four Police Officers, Three Civilians Injured in Koboko Fracas 2 3

However, the police responded by firing teargas at the supporters of Dr Charles Ayume, who in turn became rowdy and pelted stones at the officers. A police report released on Monday indicates that four of police officers sustained injuries in the fracas with one of the officers nursing a fractured limb.
05:59
05:59

Police Uses Teargas to Disperse Dr Charles Ayume's Supporters in Koboko josephine angucia 2 1

Hundreds of Dr Ayume’s supporters marched through the streets of Koboko town on Sunday evening challenging the Police's failure to restrain Anite's supporters who held a procession on Saturday, to allegedly celebration a donation of an ambulance to the district.
12:21
12:21

Police in Koboko Yet to Recover Missing Guns 2 2

Three warders Chief 3 Khan, the OC Lobule prison, Corporal Johnson Atiku, the in-charge stores and Corporal Zebedee Zakayo, the in-charge armoury were arrested and later charged with theft and negligence.
13:06
13:06

Ayume's Son Challenges Anite for Koboko Municipality NRM Party Ticket evelyn anite 2 2

According to Dr. Ayume, his decision to contest for the Koboko Municipality parliamentary seat, has been influenced by his desire to empower youth and women and residents through providing educational opportunities once elected.
11:22
11:22

Three Prison Warders in Koboko Arrested Over Missing Guns 2 2

Corporal Chief 3 Khan, Corporal Johnson Atiku and Corporal Zebedee Zakayo were arrested on Thursday by a team of security officials led by the District Police Commander Koboko Samuel Abwang.
11:31
11:31

Suspected SPLA-IO Torture Four Civilians in Koboko

Animu Isaac and Moro were arrested by the soldiers SPLA/IO when they crossed to work in the field inside South Sudan.
11:45
11:45

Refugees Stuck in Koboko after Transport Ban solomon osakan 2 2

The refugees were moved from Goboro collection centre after being cleared by the Office of the Prime Minister on March 26, 2020. They were supposed to be moved to Imvepi Refugee Settlement in Terego country, Arua district but have to go through Koboko and Yumbe districts and then to Imvepi after clearance from the local leaders of the districts.
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