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17:06
17:06

Maracha CAO Arrested For Failing to Interdict Staff 2

Paul Walakira, was arrested on Friday by officials from the Inspectorate of Government-IG in Koboko Municipality.
16:01
16:01

Child Killed, Five Others Injured by Blast in Koboko Koboko Municipality 3 1

The injured are identified as Sharif Rogota 7, Mudashiri Raisi 10, Habib 10, Yusuf Lega 10, and Lucky Yasir 12, all pupils of Nile Junior Nursery and Primary school. They are now admitted at Koboko Hospital for treatment of injuries.
17:28
17:28

UGX 51M Briquette Making Project Stalls in Koboko Koboko Muncipality 4

Eric Moses, the Project Committee Chairperson, says that the delayed implementation of the project has created suspicion among the beneficiaries that the funds could have been mismanaged. He says that although they opened a bank account and were given a cheque for the project, it is not clear when implementation will commence.
15:52
15:52

Anglican Founded Secondary School Rejects Muslim Headteacher 2 1

The School, located in Koboko District, is founded by the Church of Uganda under the Madi and West Nile Diocese. It's on the basis of its foundation that Rev. Tom Lemeri, the Chairperson of the Board of Governors rejected the appointment of Zubeir Data Ismail, as the school headteacher.
09:35
09:35

Koboko Stuck with Ox Ploughs 1

"These ox ploughs were brought under the presidential Pledges. Unfortunately, the beneficiaries were not identified. They just brought them and said, this was a presidential Pledge. So how do you begin to look for people?” Onzima noted.
11:43
11:43

Koboko School Gets UGX 350M Science Laboratory South Sudan 2

The Shillings 350million laboratory was constructed by the Japanese government under the Assistance for Grassroots Human Security grant project.
07:41
07:41

Over 500 People Encroach on Koboko Airfield Land 2 Top story

Paul Aloro, one of the elders in Koboko and a former pilot during Amin’s regime, says that the airfield was established to link Uganda to the Democratic Republic of Congo and Sudan given the strategic location of the District. "It's now more than 30 years. I don't see planes landing there," Aloro said.
07:25
07:25

Child Abuse Cases Surge in Koboko District 3 1

These include150 cases of physical violence, 130 cases of child neglect, 81 cases involving children in conflict with the law, 25 cases of defilement, 11 cases of rape, 11 cases of child abandonment and six cases of child-to-child sex.
09:25
09:25

Family Accuses Suspended Arua Priest of Child Neglect Arua Diocese 3 1 Top story

According to Idede, Eguma has not been providing any support for their child ever since she returned from Arua city a year ago. Idede, a former S3 student of Logiri Girls Secondary School in the Arua district, says she has been brewing local waragi, which she sells to get money to provide for her child.
10:35
10:35

Koboko Leaders Bitter Over Illegal Operations of Tobacco Company 3

Koboko LC 5 Chairperson, Ashraf Mambo accuses the company of failing to adhere to the guidelines set by the district. which among others include setting up a demonstration afforestation farm.
07:12
07:12

Three Schools Closed Over Clashes in Koboko 1 2 Top story

Josephine Angucia, the West Nile Region Police Spokesperson, says that three students are in the custody of Koboko central police station in connection to the clashes. According to Angucia, the clashes between the students of Nyangilia SS and Koboko Public SS resulted from a long-standing feud.
21:40
21:40

Ten Arrested Over Koboko Town College School Strike 1 1

The students went on strike on Friday night after the school administration suspended one of their colleagues after he allegedly had a heated argument with one of the Police officers deployed to provide security at the school.
07:12
07:12

One killed, Three Injured As Mob Attempts to Raid URA Office 4

Dr. Wilson Sanya, the mayor of Koboko municipality, says that the chaos erupted at around 10 am when a URA enforcement team from the Oraba border shot and injured a Boda boda rider suspected to have been involved in fuel smuggling using their vehicle.
09:13
09:13

Teacher in Arua Jailed 18 Months for Causing Grievous Harm 1 2

The prosecution told the court that Alia who hails from Ombaci village in Koboko assaulted and injured his sister and also destroyed trees belonging to Patrick Efitre his for allegedly grabbing his land.
17:21
17:21

Koboko Councilors Reject District Service Commission Nominees 3 1

When Muki presented the names, the angry councillors demanded answers why the names that had earlier been presented and approved by the council had been rejected by the public service commission.
16:47
16:47

South Sudanese Teenager Dies in Petrol Fire in Koboko 1 1

According to Amuza Nobert, a neighbour and eye witness, the two boys went inside to fill fuel into their small bottles for sale by the roadside.
14:03
14:03

Police Investigate Death of Convict in Koboko Municipality Suicide 1 1

Gordon Idoru found the lifeless body of 28-year-old John Awule, a resident of Nyarilo Cell in Koboko municipality hanging on a rope inside his house when he went to check on him on Monday morning.
07:51
07:51

Police on Spot for Shooting Man Dead in Koboko During Arrest of His Brother 1 4

According to information obtained by our reporter, Majid met his death around 5 am on Friday morning when a police officer from Abuku police station opened fire during an operation to arrest his brother, Tairi Ali, who they wanted for raping and defiling a teenager.
12:13
12:13

Four Jailed for Escaping From Koboko Prison 2 1

On Wednesday, 18 inmates escaped from Gbukutu Government Prison. Four of the escapees were recaptured as eight others fled to the neighbouring Democratic Republic of Congo.
12:50
12:50

Four Teachers in Koboko Arrested for Conducting Illegal Lessons 2

The teachers are from various schools within Koboko Municipality and were arrested on Friday morning teaching more than 40 pupils from various schools. They were being taught at Sambya Primary school.
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