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19:22
19:22

Police Officer Arrested for Shooting Suspect Dead 2

Jimmy Patrick Okema, the North Kyoga Police Spokesperson confirmed the incident saying the gun number UG Pol 38X40910- 16191 was recovered and Esanyu has been arrested.
09:58
09:58

Housemaid Sentenced to 20 Years for Boss’s Murder Lira High court

Peter Opio Amalo, the State prosecutor asked court to punish the convict for selling her boss to assailants who murdered her in her own house, adding that the deceased’s family business of over 100m has since collapsed after her death.
09:45
09:45

Young Lady Sentenced to 8 Years for Defiling Victim 4 Years her Junior Lira High court

In his ruling on Wednesday, Justice Gaswaga told court that the convict has a chance to live a responsible life ahead. However, the offense committed is a serious one and ignorance of the law at the time of the offense is immaterial.
15:06
15:06

30-Year-Old Convicted for Murdering his Father for UGX2,000 Lira High court

Brian Kalinaki, the Assistant DPP asked court to give the convict a deterrent sentence to act as a lesson to the general public who would want to commit a similar offense, adding that court should not consider his plea of having responsibilities at home because he is not responsible.
10:14
10:14

Teenager's Family Demands UGX 50M Blood Compensation 3

Caesar Omac, the Atek Adang Okwer-Kick clan head, says that they are demanding seven cows and Shillings 50million shillings to compensate for the death of their son.
15:06
15:06

Increase in Murder Cases Worries Police in Lango 3 1

According to police records, in a spat of only two months, the nine districts of Lango registered 24 murder cases, with 14 recorded in January and 10 cases in February 2022.
08:06
08:06

52-Year-old Man Gets 4 Months for Threatening Violence

In her ruling, Ariakot explained that although the offences of intimidation and threatening violence attract a maximum sentence of four years, Obua acknowledged his mistake and did not waste the courts time hence the four-month sentence.
08:16
08:16

Court Okays Withdrawal of Case Against State House Imposters 1

Denis Olwa, a social worker, and Elly Apenyo, a businessman were in May last year arrested and remanded for conning Moses Otim
08:51
08:51

Hundreds Conned in Dubious Online Forex Trade 6 2

Jimmy Patrick Okema, the North Kyoga Police Spokesperson says that more than 100 people have so far recorded complaints against the company.
07:05
07:05

2 Commit Suicide Over Loans 1 2

In Lira, Patrick Oming, the Amokoge Parish Chief in Wiodyek Sub County decided to end his life after failing to pay back the money he obtained from Nen Anyim savings group where he was a treasurer. The money had accumulated to 10millon shillings.
12:06
12:06

Police Intensify Security Operations Ahead of Festivities in Lira Festive season 5

Geoffrey Abigaba, the Lira District Police Commander who explained that the operation will continue up to next year says the suspects would be screened before they are presented before the courts.
08:45
08:45

COVID-19 Vaccination Cards on Sale in Lira 1 4

While addressing the COVID-19 task force meeting on Thursday, Kareiga informed the team that the circulation of fake vaccination cards has been recorded at Lira Regional Referral Hospital. He however did not disclose the number of people involved in the unscrupulous deal for fear of jeopardizing investigations.
13:24
13:24

Shock as Alebtong Town Clerk is Murdered at His Home 2 4

Valentine Obira, the area LC I Chairperson, says that the assailants made away with Shillings 9M in cash although they were demanding for Shillings 20m.
09:31
09:31

Panic as LC I's Residence is Smeared with Blood, Two Arrested 1 4

Timothy Okello, a resident of Barlwala describes the incident as shameful. He wants police to expedite investigations into the matter, saying that they cannot be safe if a whole LCI chairperson can be threatened like that.
08:18
08:18

Lira Leaders Demand Community Baraza's in Renewed Corruption Fight community barazas 5 1

A community Baraza brings together the District Technical Officers led by the Chief Administrative Officer supported by the heads of departments to present the implementation status of government and Non-Government Organizations programs to the citizens and representatives from the office of the Prime Minister.
13:34
13:34

Politicians, Security Agents Accused of Meddling in LDU Recruitment Exercise in Lango 5 3

Brig. Steve Mugerwa, the team leader of the recruitment exercise blamed the politicians and some security organs within the districts for interfering with their work thus causing delays.
18:24
18:24

234 Recruited in Lango to Join LDU LDU recruitment 1 3

53 were selected from Dokolo, 65 from Alebtong and 70 from Lira district and city.
11:49
11:49

Lira Man Strangles Wife to Death Over Sex 1

Jimmy Patrick Okema, the North Kyoga Region Police spokesperson, says that the deceased’s body was found lying in their marital home.
14:33
14:33

Increase in Murder Cases Worries Leaders in Lango 7

Linda Agnes Auma, the Lira District Woman MP who attributed the rise in the number of murder cases to domestic violence advised couples to exercise self-control in the face of violence especially now that they have to live with each other full time.
13:58
13:58

Teacher Remanded Over Wife's Murder 3

Boniface Aweri, a teacher at Kiryandongo High School and a resident of Ireda Shamba cell, Lira City was arrested last week following the death of his wife Licinia Akirapa Aweri. Boniface had gone to the police to report that Aweri had committed suicide.
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