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13:41
13:41

Suspected Karimojong Rustlers Fleeing Disarmament Enter Agago 1 Top story

The Fifth Infantry Division Commander, Brig. William Bainomugisha said that he wasn’t aware of the reported entry of rustlers in Agago running away from the ongoing operations in Karamoja. He however says in any case if the rustlers sneak across the border, they would be repulsed with force due to the heavy deployment of UPDF soldiers along the Agago, Karamoja border.
16:11
16:11

Agago Acting DPC, Intelligence Officers Recalled to Police Headquarters 1

Sebirumbi was picked up together with Frederick Nyamisogola, the Officer in Charge of Criminal Intelligence at Patongo Police station and Deputy Scene of Crimes Officer (SOCO) Solomon Nasimolo following accusations f Unlawful arrests and detention of suspects, extortion, torture, and selling of impounded motorcycles.
08:38
08:38

Agago Residents Demand Transfer of DPC, OC CID Over Extortion, Torture 4 1

On Tuesday morning, hundreds of the aggrieved locals majority of whom are Boda Boda operators staged protests within Patongo Town Council and at Patongo Police station to demand the release of one of their colleagues who was allegedly arrested by police and detained him for five days without being produced in court.
13:06
13:06

Stray Bullet Hits S.4 Student in Agago As Police Battle Demonstrators 1

Lawrence Kidega, a student of Gombe Secondary School in Butambala District was reportedly hit on the left arm while washing clothes in their home compound in Forest Cell in Patongo Town Council.
14:58
14:58

Night Movement of Livestock Banned in Agago 1 1

According to the new regulations, livestock movement within the district is only allowed between 6:00 a.m in the morning and 6:00 p.m in the evening.
16:02
16:02

Agago Town Council GISO in Trouble for Illegal Possession of Live Ammunition

Yunus Sedirumbi, the officer-in-charge of Patongo Police Station confirmed Laboke’s arrest to URN. She declined to reveal more details and referred our reporter to Patrick Jimmy Okema, the Aswa River Region Police Spokesperson.
14:05
14:05

Security in Agago Recoveries 26 Stolen Cattle 1 1

Leonard Opio Ojok, the Agago District LC V Chairperson told URN this morning that security traced the footmarks of the suspected rustlers forcing them to abandon the cattle and flee for dear life.
16:29
16:29

Police Destroys Over 600 Bags of Charcoal in Agago Agago district 1

Jimmy Patrick Okema, the Aswa River Region Police Spokesperson told URN in an interview that the bags of charcoal were impounded and burnt down from Rugu –rugu Village, Adilang Sub –County in Agago district.
11:06
11:06

Acholi Leaders Want Local Vigilantes Armed to Keep Karimojong Cattle Thieves Away Cattle rustling 7 1

John Amos Okot, the MP Elect for Agago North says wants the government to arm the groups with guns to protect their animals since the Karamojong rustlers have now resorted to using guns while carrying out their operations.
12:45
12:45

LDU Shoots Himself in Agago District 1

Sources privy to the incident disclosed to URN that Otim’s attempt to end his life could be a result of frustration after failing to make it among LDU’s being integrated into the mainstream Uganda People’s Defence Forces-UPDF.
14:47
14:47

Man Hacks Brother to Death over Charcoal Proceeds charcoal burning

Thomas Ojok Akala, Wol Sub-county LCIII Chairperson in his report to the police on Friday noted that the deceased and the suspect had been engaged in cutting trees for producing charcoal in Atut parish.
08:56
08:56

Local Vigilantes Keep Karimojong Cattle Thieves Away from Agago Top story

Agago Resident District Commissioner, Andrew Onyuk acknowledges the contribution of the vigilantes in the reduction of animal theft in the district. He says the groups are “alert”, the reason they succeeded in retrieving five cattle in Omiya Pacwa.
17:43
17:43

Two Jie Warriors Arrested, Fined for Livestock Theft in Agago 2

The suspects only identified as Oyoo and Lotyang all residents of Nakakwa village, Rengen Sub County in Kotido district were arrested on Monday following a pursuit by the security personnel.
16:24
16:24

Acholi Leaders Want Access Roads Opened Along Porous Karamoja Border 2 1

Kitgum Resident District Commissioner William Komakech says lack of access roads along porous border points between Kitgum, Agago and Karamoja region have created safe haven for the thugs over the years.
17:25
17:25

Bullets Fly as Market Women Demand Toilets Market vendors 1 2

Helen Akidi, one of the vendors told Uganda Radio Network-URN in an interview that closure of toilets forced some vendors to resort to use of empty water bottles and buckets to ease themselves.
13:39
13:39

LDUs, Suspected Karamojong Rustlers Exchange Gunfire in Agago bows and arrows 1 Top story

"Following timely information from the owner of the animals, we immediately moved into action to intercept the cattle thieves at Lakwa central, Omia Pahcwa Sub County. The cows have been handed over to the owner,” said Lt. Kato.
07:25
07:25

Local Collaborators Aiding Cattle Thefts in Agago -UPDF 1

Brig Michael Kabango, the Fifth Infantry Division Commander says their intelligence indicates that the thieves are using their networks within the communities to easily access community cattle kraals. He questions how the thugs reached the community even after heavy military deployment in the areas of Agago and its porous border point.
15:54
15:54

45 Stolen Cattle Recovered From Suspected Karamojong Thieves in Agago Paimol Subcounty 1 1

The animals were reportedly stolen during a raid at about 10 pm Tuesday night in Mura East Village in Ngora Parish, Paimol Sub county.
07:40
07:40

Agago Youth Form Vigilantee Group to Fight Karamojong Cattle Thieves 1

Paimol Sub County Chairperson George William Kilama says 20 men between the ages of 18 and 44 from 68 villages in the sub county have become part of a strong vigilante group protecting cattle in their areas.
12:22
12:22

54 Stolen Cattle Recovered From Suspected Karamojong Thieves Paimol Subcounty 2 1

The thugs who were armed with guns, bows and arrows had raided Mora village in Ngora Parish, Paimol Sub County on Monday night and stole 54 cattle from a kraal belonging to farmers in the area.
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