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14:55
14:55

Suspected Wild Cats Kill over 20 Domestic Animals in Kitgum 5

Willy Ocen, the LCI chairman of Layamo Cell, in Pagwa Parish, says those who saw the animals say they have long mouths, bushy tails and hairy chests. Ocen says the wild animals killed three goats in his ward and six animals have wounds and are very weak.
12:17
12:17

Army to Heighten Vigilance, Patrols in Disputed Apaa apaa land dispute 1 6

The UPDF Fourth Infantry Division Commander Brig. Bonny Bamwiseki says increased vigilance, patrols, and ambushes will help to trap perpetrators and curb looming violence from occurring.
12:05
12:05

Thousands in Kitgum Face Eviction As Cooperative Union Reclaims Ranch Land 3

The disputed land in question measures about 60 square miles which stretches and covers parts of Lagoro and Lalano Sub Counties in Kitgum district, Wol in Agago district, and Latanya in Pader district.
09:45
09:45

St. Janani Luwum Day: Dioceses to Host Separate Events 3

Jackson Omona, the chairperson of the local organizing committee of the St. Janani Luwum memorial, told Uganda Radio Network that the decision was made during a meeting between the local and national organizing committee of the celebration on Tuesday this week.
08:09
08:09

Pictorial: A Close Look at Life, Business in Disputed Apaa Land

Known to be an area in Pabbo Sub-county in Amuru District, UWA rangers under the guidance of the Ministry of Tourism in February 2012 launched an eviction of close to 6,000 locals claiming the area is a gazetted East Madi Wildlife Game Reserve.
20:51
20:51

Gulu Univesrity Dean of Students Sentenced to Community Service for Forgery Gulu University

The Dean of Students was charged with three counts of theft, forgery, and uttering a false document in March last year following complaints lodged before the court by Mildred Anena Alou, his business associate. The two jointly owned Goma Oul Ginnery.
16:10
16:10

Two Arrested in Apaa Township 1 1

Their arrest comes barely one week after security personnel arrested two people whose identities have been concealed following the death of four people from Madi after violent clashes.
15:16
15:16

Three Arrested Over Brutal Murder of Businessman 2

Anyeme’s lifeless body was found lying in a pool of blood discovered on Wednesday morning in front of his shop with a deep cut on the left side of the head.
12:39
12:39

East Acholi Cooperative Union Struggles To Revive Primary Societies 6

Henry Komakech, the EACU Secretary Manager told Uganda Radio Network in an interview that the collapse of the 108 primary societies under the union has affected the productivity of farmers because it is hard to impart good farming practices to individual farmers.
09:31
09:31

48 Motorcycles Stolen in Gulu City in Two Months 3 1

According to the riders' association chairman Ocen, the 13 motorcycles stolen in January this year were all robbed by armed men disguised as customers or trailing and waylaying riders in the evening.
08:20
08:20

Students Abandon Kitgum Technical Institute Protesting Hiked Fees 2

Kitgum District LC V Chairperson, Christopher Obol Arwai says inquiries into the drastic drop in enrolment at the institution show that the majority of the learners moved to other technical institutes with relatively lower tuition fees.
19:12
19:12

One Killed, Five Injured as Security Foils Cattle Theft in Kitgum 4

The Karamojong numbering seven, are reported to have attacked Lunganyura village in bale parish, orom sub-county at around 3 pm on Wednesday.
14:35
14:35

Akokoro Primary School Battling Low Staffing 3

Amos Odongo, the headteacher of Akokoro Primary School, says that the presence of only three teachers has retarded learning in the school.
17:12
17:12

Saudi National Trampled to Death by Elephant in Murchison Falls Elephants 1 1 Top story

Bashir Hangi, Uganda Wildlife Authority-UWA Communications Manager told URN that the deceased was in the company of three other colleagues on a journey from Masindi District through the National Park to Arua city while using a Toyota Wish car.
16:05
16:05

Missing Man Found Dead a Week After Deadly Clashes in Apaa

According to Taban, the deceased was kidnapped by unknown men during last week's attack and suspects that he was tortured to death. This now brings to two, the number of people killed during the January 19, 2022 clashes between the Acholi and Madi.
15:25
15:25

Famine Drives Hundreds of Karamojong To Agago 1 4

Okwir estimates that there are at least 500 Karamojong in Adilang sub-county alone, which he says is more than double the number of Karamojong who always come to look for odd jobs to get food when hit by famine in their area.
14:33
14:33

Soldiers Deployed at Aswa Ranch Accused of Extorting Money from Locals 8

Rose Aloyo, a resident of Aringoyon village says that in December 2021, she requested the village chairperson to allow her to cut trees and burn charcoal to raise fees for her six children and he accepted. But when she went to start the work, the soldiers deployed to guard the ranch asked her to pay 270,000 Shillings before felling trees, plus 20,000 Shillings every day as fees for the machine she was going to use.
13:53
13:53

Gov't Extends Contract for Kitgum Market Construction for the Fourth Time 1

Richard Okwera Ojara, the Kitgum Municipal Mayor says the persistent delays in completion of the market construction have worried vendors who have for the past years been operating in makeshift satellite markets and eager to occupy the new market.
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