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15:13
15:13

Man Captured On Video Whipping Elderly Woman In Arua City Arrested Josephine Angucia 2 1

In the video recording that has since gone viral and attracted public condemnation from several social media users, Avutia is seen ruthlessly flogging the elderly woman countlessly as a group of youths kept on cheering him to continue whipping the helpless woman. In the one-minute twenty-four minutes’ video footage the suspect is also seen stepping on the head of the victim who was heard crying and pleading her innocence and asking Avutia to stop assaulting her.
07:36
07:36

Two Arrested For Offering UGX 2M Bribe to Police Officer investigation 1 1

The suspects, identified as Annet Ajikia and Brian Nyakuta, both residents of Nyio Village, Nyio Parish, Vurra Sub County in Arua District, were arrested on Sunday, April 14, 2024.
09:37
09:37

Two killed, Four Injured in Arua City Road Crash Josephine Angucia 1

Preliminary investigations indicate that the Toyota Harrier, which was traveling from the Koboko side to Arua City, lost control and collided with the Toyota Corolla coming from Arua City and headed towards the Koboko side.
08:14
08:14

Drama as Ayivu West MP, Technician Fight Over Woman on Easter 1

The conflict started when Lematia arrived at Dreamland Hotel with Eyotaru for a swim, only to encounter James Ariko, who was at the hotel. Upon seeing Lematia and Eyotaru, Ariko confronted the legislator, with both men claiming to have a relationship with the woman.
13:05
13:05

Men in West Nile Overcome Stigma, Report GBV Cases 2 1

Statistics from the Arua Child and Family Protection Unit indicate that 12 cases of GBV against men were recorded in December, 13 cases in January and 10 cases in February, an indication more men in the sub-region are overcoming obstacles to report violence meted against them.
09:53
09:53

Police Officer in Terego Arrested for Soliciting UGX 200,000 Bribe IGG 1

Deputy Sergeant Sanyu Fatuma Sebbi, the officer in Charge of Criminal Investigations (CID) was arrested on Thursday by detectives from the Inspectorate of Government Arua regional office with the help of police.
10:27
10:27

Newly Married Couple Killed In Arua City Petrol Inferno 1

Josephine Angucia, the Police spokesperson for the West Nile region explains that although the Regional Fire Brigade team rushed to the scene after getting the information at 11:43pm, they found Anguezaru had already burnt beyond recognition. She says that the Fire brigade crew managed to extinguish the fire and saved the neighbouring buildings.
13:25
13:25

Yumbe Procurement Officer Arrested for Soliciting UGX 23M Bribe 1

Kana is accused of soliciting a bribe of 23 million shillings from Emmanuel Obua, the Managing Director of Apogee Logistics Company as a condition to be awarded the contract for the construction of culverts and the rehabilitation of a 4.3 km access road for the financial year 2022/2023.
12:27
12:27

Man in Arua Kills Wife in Suspected Ritual Sacrifice 1

It is alleged Enzaru, who was expecting a baby at the time of the incident was lured to Democratic Republic of Congo-DRC by her husband and later murdered on October 24, 2023. Some of her body parts including the unborn baby were removed.
08:45
08:45

16-Year-Old Girl Arrested for Dumping Baby in Pit Latrine 1 2

It is alleged that the girl who is a resident of Ewanyapa cell in Komite ward, Ayivu West Division, Arua City, dumped the two weeks old baby in the pit latrine on Wednesday.
09:21
09:21

Arua City Engineer Refunds UGX 28m Embezzled Road Fund Embezzlement 1

Omona was arrested on Thursday, November 23, 2023, by a team from the State House Anti-Corruption Unit over allegations of embezzling money meant to rehabilitate roads within the City.
13:26
13:26

Over 30 Arrested in Anti-Shisha Operation in Arua 1

Josephine Angucia, the West Nile Region Police spokesperson, explained that the operation spanned bars and social venues within Swalia cell, Baruku cell, and Junior Quarters in Arua Central Division.
14:06
14:06

Aggravated Defilement: West Nile PSU Boss Released Over Lack of Evidence 1 1

Josephine Angucia, the West Nile Police Spokesperson, says that Otim was released from Arua Central Police Station (CPS) cells on Monday. She says that the decision came after the Resident State Attorney advised that the case file be closed due to insufficient evidence when it was forwarded for perusal and legal advice.
08:02
08:02

Construction of Juvenile Reception Centre Starts in West Nile Save the Children 3 1

It is expected to offer temporary shelter and protection for children who run away from their homes due to abuse, abandoned children, missing children, juvenile offenders, and Victims of Gender-Based Violence within the West Nile Region, the Democratic Republic of Congo and South Sudan.
06:58
06:58

Police Recover Stolen Gun in Arua City 1 1

The gun UG PSO 56S4100025-13238 was stolen from a night security guard deployed at Stabex Fuel Station in Awindiri Ward, by unknown people.
09:27
09:27

Over 170 Girls Defiled in West Nile in Five Months 1 2

Josephine Angucia, the West Nile Region Police spokesperson, explained that a significant number of the cases have been taken to court, while others are still under investigation. She attributed the prevalence of defilement cases in the region to poverty and negative cultural norms that view girls as a means to generate family wealth.
09:24
09:24

Police Recover Gun Used in Arua City Robbery Attack 2 2

The recovery follows an aggravated robbery incident at the Rock Fuel Pump station located near Arua Airfield in Ayivu division, Arua City.
07:23
07:23

Woman Stabs Husband to Death Over Bag Domestic Violence 1 1

According to Josephine Angucia, the West Nile region police spokesperson, the incident happened around 1:30 am on Monday after the couple got into a quarrel over a bag, which escalated into a fight.
07:25
07:25

Driver Who Knocked Dead Police Officer in Maracha Arrested 2 1

Sergeant Constantine Adiga from Maracha Central Police Station was killed on April 9, 2023, near the Station along the Arua-Koboko road while crossing the road from Maracha Town, where he had reportedly gone to buy some items from nearby shops.
09:49
09:49

Three Arrested for Defrauding Parents in Arua City 2 1

The suspects who are believed to be workers of Christ Fourteen Generation Peace and Love in Africa, a faith-based organization were arrested on Saturday from their offices located along Ediofe -GiliGili road in Mission cell.
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