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15:37
15:37

Uganda Hands Over Suspected Cattle Thieves 3 1

The two suspects Johnson Lapyem Lotiang and John Lokore, all residents of Tseretenya Bomah, Ikotos County of the Eastern Equatorial State were handed over to the South Sudan authorities at Apiriti border post in Madi Opei Sub County on Monday.
13:56
13:56

Two South Sudan Nationals Arrested For Allegedly Coordinating Livestock Thefts 1

The Madi Opei Urban Council LC III Chairperson Abdallah Jumah Jaleh says one of the suspects was arrested at around 5:30 am on Sunday morning a few meters to a community cattle kraal at Gere village in Kal Parish.
07:05
07:05

UPDF on High Alert at Uganda-S.sudan Border After Kampala Bombing 1 1

The fifth Infantry Division Commander Brig. William Bainomugisha told Uganda Radio Network in an interview that they have increased vigilance and operations at the South Sudan border points following Tuesday’s terror acts.
09:15
09:15

Porous Border Points Hindering Fight Against Rustlers in Lamwo 2

Maj. Flavia Terimulungi, 5th Infantry Division Spokesperson says that whereas the army is working hard to curb the influx of rustlers, the vast porous border points has made it challenging to secure the entire territory.
10:51
10:51

Two SPLA Soldiers Killed in Clashes With UPDF

The soldiers had reportedly encroached into Ugandan territory and erected a roadblock one and a half kilometres from Ngomoromo border post in Lokung sub-county.
07:13
07:13

UPDF, S.Sudan Gunmen Exchange Gunfire over Boundary in Lamwo Lokung Subcounty

Security personnel at Ngomoromo border checkpoint who sought anonymity for fear of reprisal said that the armed men invaded the Ugandan territory on Monday night and erected a roadblock at Lakolori, a kilometre from the previous checkpoint in Otwilo all territories on the Ugandan side.
15:20
15:20

Suspected Cattle Rustler Shot Dead in Lamwo 2 2

The unidentified man was shot in the abdomen in an ambush laid by soldiers in Obere village, Ngacino Parish at 10pm on Thursday night.
14:47
14:47

UPDF Destroys 13 Explosives In East Acholi 1 2

Lt. Hassan Kato, the Fifth Infantry Division Spokesperson, says the explosives were recovered by farmers opening their land for cultivation.
11:41
11:41

Lamwo District Speaker, RDC Bicker over Blocking Council Meetings 1 2

Amone had convened an emergency council meeting for councillors to realign the boundary of the newly created Lamwo East County to suit the need of the community following concerns from the community and a section of local leaders.
12:41
12:41

Army Sets Up Four Detachments at Uganda-South Sudan Border 2

Some of the detaches which had been abandoned due to limited personnel were reopened following the resurgence of cattle raids by armed south Sudanese cattle thugs from the neighboring Torit state.
07:47
07:47

Five Injured in Inter-Clan Clashes in Lamwo 1

The dispute is between the family members of Churchill Obita, the Gombola Internal Security Officer of Padibe East Sub County and Palaa community members.
10:47
10:47

Rampant Cattle Raids Disrupt Farming in Lamwo cattle theft 3 1 Top story

The persistent incursion of armed South Sudanese cattle rustlers in parts of Lamwo district is impacting negatively on livestock and crop farming, the local leaders have revealed.
20:39
20:39

Stray Hyena Shot Dead in Lamwo 1

Both UWA rangers and UPDF soldiers had been deployed in the area to hunt down the wild animal suspected to have strayed from Kidepo Valley National Park.
09:17
09:17

UWA, UPDF Hunt for Stray Lions in Lamwo 6 2

The lions suspected to have strayed more than 140 kilometers from Kidepo Valley National Park invaded the area on Sunday night. The lions killed nine calves and injured three others belonging to a livestock farmer in separate attacks between Sunday and Tuesday.
07:56
07:56

Lamwo Residents In Panic As Stray Lions Kill Six Cattle 1 Top story

The Padibe East Sub County LC 3 Chairperson, Julius Peter Olung told Uganda Radio Network in an interview that residents are currently living in fear following the invasion of the lions. He says the lions suspected to be male and female attacked another kraal on Monday night in the same village where they killed three more calves.
20:00
20:00

South Sudan Officials Extort UGX 5M From Ugandan Farmers Lokung Subcounty 2 4 Top story

The Lamwo Resident District Commissioner, Nabinson Kidega, says their investigations have since established that the farmers are hiring land from a ‘tycoon’ who forcefully invaded the fertile area inside Uganda’s territorial boundaries.
16:57
16:57

Security Personnel Monitoring South Sudan Refugees Lamwo District 1 2

The Lamwo Resident District Commissioner Nabinson Kidega says that security personnel are in constant watch over some refugees to ensure they don’t engage in acts that compromise security within and outside the country.
19:44
19:44

Police Unitports Lie Idle In Lamwo Lokung Subcounty 1 2 Top story

Joachin Ocan Opoka, the Lokung Sub County LC III Chairperson told URN in an interview that they have been operating without police officers for the past two and half years, yet their houses were constructed.
16:50
16:50

South Sudan Nationals Charging Ugandans to Access Farms in Lamwo Ngomoromo village 1

The contentious land is located in Parapadwanya bordering Ngomoromo in Uganda and Poge in South Sudan’s, Ayaci County. The disputed area is also one of the busy routes connecting Lamwo District to Imatong State in South Sudan.
13:24
13:24

Lamwo Leaders Call for Tightened Security Over Cattle Rustlers Incursion Madi-Opei Subcounty 1

Charles Obong Okwera, the Madi-Opei Sub-county LCIII Chairperson on Thursday said that lack of security personnel deployed at Tufungi, the Ugandan border point with South Sudan is facilitating entry of rustlers in the district.
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