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10:45
10:45

UPDF Soldier Jailed 35 Years for Murder, Blames Act on Poor Training UPDF 3rd Division 2 1

Private Moses Solomon Omuge, a soldier attached to 37th Battalion was convicted of murder during the three-day marathon trial held by the 3rd Division Court Martial at the Ngariam Sub County headquarters.
11:46
11:46

Businessman, Cleric Survive Arrest for Using Gov’t Tractor to Clear Wetland Katakwi district 3 1

On Sunday, Katakwi Resident District Commissioner, Maj. Geoffrey Katamba, the Acting District Police Commander (DPC), Robert Oken and the Katakwi District Environment Officer, Simon Okello stormed Aputon Village to sort out the matter.
09:35
09:35

Parents Struggling to Save Life of Minor Injured by Suspected Karimojong Katakwi District 2

Jane Francis Adeke, the auntie to the girl, says the rustlers had targeted the minor's father, Julius Atingu, who somehow, managed to escape leaving the warriors to vent their anger on the children locked inside the house.
12:14
12:14

One Killed in Katakwi as Residents Protest Against Cattle Thefts Katakwi District 2 1

Godfrey Omolo, the Katakwi District LC V Chairperson, says that the situation is tense as community members seek explanations for the continuous raids in the district.
16:31
16:31

Suspected Collaborators Aiding Cattle Thefts in Katakwi Remanded Katakwi District 2 1

They were arrested by the joint security forces early this week following an increased number of cases of cattle theft in the district.
16:54
16:54

Katakwi Leaders Abandon Homes to Boost Security on Cattle Theft Katakwi District 3 1

Ogwang says the last two months have been very difficult for his people in Katakwi as the cattle thieves continue to cause havoc in the area. He says that the decision to camp in the open at night is to help in the ongoing operations against cattle thieve
07:46
07:46

Two People Burnt to Ashes in Katakwi Katakwi District 1

According to the Police report released on Friday afternoon, the dead are part of the eight suspected cattle thieves from Karamoja who allegedly entered the home of Simon Anoku, a resident in Abwalakou Village with intentions to steal cattle.
17:31
17:31

Shortage of Teachers, Infrastructure Hit Katakwi MP Peter Ogwang 2 1

Daniel Alileng, the District Inspector of Schools, says that less than 700 out of the 740 teachers including headteachers have reported back to school. He says that before the lockdown and subsequent closure of schools, they had 750 teachers but the number has kept dropping.
13:39
13:39

Ministry of Agriculture Lifts Livestock Quarantine in Katakwi Katakwi District 2

The quarantine was imposed in August 2021 in the sub-counties of Getom, Kapujan, Katakwi, and Okulonyo following the outbreak of Foot and Mouth Disease.
17:50
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Eastern Water Umbrella Fails to Account for Over UGX 200M in Katakwi Katakwi District 2 2 Top story

Samuel Ediau, the Eastern Water Umbrella Station Manager in Katakwi, says that his station pumps over nine million liters of water to 632 water consumers but they end up collecting less than 35 percent of the expected revenue every month.
11:19
11:19

Lands Ministry to Cancel Fraudulently Acquired Land Title in Katakwi 3 2

The land in Atapar Village, Okore Sub County in Katakwi district was leased to three individuals who include John Akubal, Emmanuel Okubu and Grace Titin on February 7, 2019. However, the community has since protested the lease on grounds that the said individuals duped them into releasing their land.
15:04
15:04

Over 5,000 Katakwi Teenagers Conceive Ahead of Schools Re-opening 16 Days of Activism 2 1

On average, about 480 girls are impregnated every month. Angiro says that this is a surprising and worrying trend for girl-child education, growth, and development. S
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19:51

Cattle Traders Frustrate Efforts to Fight FMD in Teso cattle diseases 1 1

FMD is currently reported across five districts in Teso Sub Region, Katakwi being the worst hit with four sub-counties (Kapujan, Getom, Katakwi and Okulonyo). The other districts are Kapelebyong with two sub-counties (Okungur and Obalanga) while Ngora, Bukedea and Amuria have a sub-county each with reported cases of FMD.
11:04
11:04

Couple Murdered in Katakwi katakwi district 1 1

The bodies of Emmanuel Ojirot and his wife, Teddy Achodet were discovered on Tuesday by residents after realizing that the house had remained closed through out the day.
07:39
07:39

Government Allocates Six Valley Tanks to Teso Sub-Region Katakwi District 1 2

Rogers Masaba, the Assistant Manager Water for Production in Eastern region said that dams have allocated to three districts of northern Teso. They include one valley tank to Amuria District, two for Kapelebyong District and three for Katakwi District.
10:06
10:06

Police Retools Commanders to Redeem Image AIGP Edward Ochom 3 1 Top story

On Friday, the Director of Human Resource Development at UPF, Godfrey Goloba passed out 170 District Police Commanders- DPCs drawn from across the country after undergoing a refresher three months course at Olilim Counter-Terrorism Police Training School in Katakwi District.
09:37
09:37

Two District Officials Arrested for Extortion in Illegal Cattle Market Katakwi District 1

East Kyoga Regional Police Spokesman Oscar Gregg Ageca says that personnel from Katakwi Central Police Station were tipped off about the illegal operation and acted to stop it by dispersing the market and arresting the officers.
19:35
19:35

Retired Soldier in Katakwi Remanded for Trafficking Children Katakwi CPS 1

Samora Bashir, resident of Amuria district was intercepted with the children aboard Taxi registration number UBB 725J on Tuesday during the police operations on the roads.
22:08
22:08

Two Arrested Over Death of Katakwi Election Violence Victim Katakwi district 2 1

Elobat, 58 was allegedly beaten during clashes between the supporters of Violet Akurut Adome, the former Woman MP of Katakwi District and Jessica Alupo. The clashes were sparked off by a decision by the NRM tribunal to nullify Alupo's election as the party candidate for the District Woman MP seat, handing the flag to Akuru.
14:49
14:49

Katakwi District Official in Trouble Over OPM Cash 2 1

On Thursday, the Akoboi sub county LC III chairperson, Jorem Obukui convened a meeting with the aggrieved group members where Tino was also invited.
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