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16:07
16:07

Moroto Quarantine Centre Closed Ahead of School Reopening 1

The centre was officially closed on Thursday and all suspected cases advised to self-isolate from their homes, according to the Moroto Resident District Commissioner Helen Pulkol. The centre had 18 isolated cases at the time of its closure.
16:37
16:37

Karimojong Eat Expensive Imported Foods As Uganda Farmers Suffer UN 2 2

Currently, the food supplements being distributed to malnourished children and expectant mothers in Karamoja sub region as well as in refugee settlements are imported from Rwanda and Pakistan, and therefore the agency meets high costs; prompting UN Resident Coordinator Rosa Malango to push for locally manufactured supplements.
14:14
14:14

Govt Offers UGX 500k for Every Moroto Prison Escapee moroto prison break 2 1 Top story

Dr Byabashaija, who is in Moroto on an inspection duty following the escape of 219 prisoners on Wednesday says he will reward anyone who recovers a gun with 1.5 million Shillings and each person who surrenders a prisoner will be paid 500,000.
11:06
11:06

Moroto Prison Break Was Imminent- Insiders Moroto District 1 Top story

“The guy is very arrogant. When inmates come with complaints or any issues that need his attention, he slaps them and has been belittling Karimojong as ‘warriors’ whom he describes as backward and useless. Because he doesn’t understand the language, he is always suspicious of everything spoken especially when officers, who know some bit of Ngakarimojong talk with prisoners. On the day of the attack, his office was the first target but he was not around”, another source said.
13:57
13:57

Moroto Prison Break Poses Security, Health Threats Moroto District 3 1

A section of the community now lives in fear especially about the firearms that are in the wrong hands. Dinah Ayo, a resident in Moroto town says the loose firearms could be used by the escapees to perpetuate more crime, not only in Moroto but anywhere in the country.
14:08
14:08

Moroto Prison Guards Now Under Guard In Their Own Prison Moroto District 1 1

Only a staff deployed as data clerk at the prisons regional office was in the office this morning while the rest of the team was locked up at Moroto Prison premises. Since Thursday, access to Moroto Prisons has been restricted, with tight security comprising four officers manning the main gate at day time. This is different from the other ordinary days where one person would be seen at the gate.
12:41
12:41

Eyewitnesses Account of Moroto Prison Break 4 1

Carlos Odongo, a Boda- Boda cyclist in Moroto who witnessed the incident says the escape of prisoners was preceded by the rare appearance of armed warriors behind the prions gates, along Circular Road.
06:19
06:19

Hope Fades as Pursuit for Moroto Prison Break Escapees Yields less Results 2 1 Top story

Following the escape, the UPDF was called to lead the search operations. But only nine of the escapees had been recaptured by Thursday evening. Baine said that joint forces were pursuing the armed group from Kotido who were heading northwards through the jungles of Moroto close to the Kenyan border.
16:58
16:58

Moroto Municipality Remains Calm after Prison Break 2

After the prison break, gunfire rocked Moroto town as security personnel engaged the armed escapees, bringing business in the area to a standstill. By 7:00 pm, all streets in the town were deserted.
11:18
11:18

Moroto Prison Break: Three Escapees Shot Dead 1 2 Top story

On Wednesday more than 200 inmates overpowered prison staff before accessing the armoury and stole 15 riffles. The prison break happened at 4:30 pm.
20:04
20:04

50 Inmates Escape From Moroto Prison

They escaped at around 5:00 pm on Wednesday after reportedly breaking into the armoury and stealing about 15 guns.
09:22
09:22

Auxiliary Isolation Centre Opens at Moroto Prisons 1

Dr. Watmon explains that they since April 2020 tested at least 8, 000 samples. He stressed the need for partners to support case management, contact tracing, and evacuation of positive cases.
08:33
08:33

COVID-19 Case Dies in Moroto Regional Referral Hospital 1

He said the man reported to Moroto Hospital on September 10 with Tuberculosis. However, health samples taken from him tested positive to COVID-19. Dr Watmon says that after the result, the patient was immediately admitted to the isolation unit, where he passed on last night.
16:02
16:02

Moroto District Chairperson Gets 2 Votes, Abim Counterpart Trounced NRM Primaries 2020

Napaja who came into office in 2016 was a candidate seeking the NRM ticket for re-election but he polled only two votes.
16:01
16:01

Moroto Prison Sealed Off as 30 Inmates Test Positive to Covid -19 2

Frank Baine the prisons Spokesperson told Uganda Radio Network on Friday that Uganda Prisons has closed its gates to new inmates following confirmation of the results taken on this week. Baine says that all the inmates in Moroto Government Prisons have been placed under the 14 days’ mandatory period for suspected contacts.
16:52
16:52

Incumbent MPs Dominate Winners in Moroto NRM Primaries 2020 NRM primaries 1

According to the results, Matheniko County MP, John Baptist Lokii beat off competition from his close rival Paul Olo to win the party flag with a difference of 41 votes. However, results from three villages were cancelled over allegations of manipulation of the register and falsification of results.
16:12
16:12

Moroto Municipality Aspirant Nyeko Steps Aside from NRM Primaries Citing Malpractices nrm party 1 2

Moses Nyeko Black stepped aside this afternoon citing voter bribery and voting by non-residents in various areas of Moroto Municipal Council. He accused some of the candidates in the race for engineering the malpractices in order to steal the election.
13:51
13:51

Two Arrested in Moroto For Alleged Voter Bribery NRM Primaries 2020 1

Simon Longole was arrested together with another unidentified agent this morning at around 10:00 am from areas of North Division where they were distributing money.
15:19
15:19

Moroto COVID-19 Quarantine Center Runs Out of Food Supply 2

Caroline Auma, the in- charge of the centre, says that food stocks have run out and the taskforce has resorted to turning to well-wishers for additional food supplies.
12:22
12:22

Moroto Municipality Residents Want Access Roads Opened construction 5 1

The residents argue that the Municipal Council authorities have for several years promised to open the four access roads in the area but since 2004, only one access road was opened.
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