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UPDF Recovers Firearm Stolen from UWA 1

“Our forces from Napumpum detachment recovered the gun at 11:50 hours on 18 July, 2020 at the home of Lokan Lokameri who is at large. We are tracing his whereabouts,” said Maj. Mugisa in a statement on Monday.
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Kotido on Alert Over Suspected Cholera Outbreak MoH 2

Dr. Acar says a Cholera Response Taskforce has been formed to oversee management and control of the disease.
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Karimojong Street Children Reunited with Families 1 1

Some of the girls who have been on the streets since they were minors returned with children born on the streets. URN reporter saw at least five infants among the group that were produced in Kampala streets.
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Miss Culture Karamoja Sentenced to Community Service for Theft karamoja region 2

Gloria Napeyok who is also a gospel singer was convicted by Grade II Magistrate, Paul Abunyala on Tuesday after she pleaded guilty to theft. She was jointly convicted with her boyfriend Hamis Lopeyok over the same offence.
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JLOS Integrity Committee Lauds Kotido for Speedy Trials case backlog 2 1

Anthony Jabwor, the Kotido Resident State Attorney says that many people in Kotido don’t register complaints with the police or through the formal justice system but opt for the traditional justice system.
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Kotido Leaders Seek Restricted Movement of Labour Amid Hunger Crisis hunger in karamoja 2 1

Lawrence Ongwara, the District Community Development Officer of Kotido says that many girls have ended up with unwanted pregnancies and HIV as they struggle to make ends meet in different places.
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Kotido Leaders Demand Relief Aid for Hunger Stricken Households hunger in karamoja

In an emergency meeting convened at Lopeduru Village in Kotido Municipal Council, the chairpersons said some of the most vulnerable members of their communities are severely starving and can’t even afford one meal a day.
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Two Children Die After Eating Poisonous Tubers kotido district 1 1

The Kotido District Police Commander, Apollo Kyangungu confirmed receiving information regarding the death of minors but said he was yet to confirm the cause of death.
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Minister Tasks Karamoja Officials on Livestock Diseases john byabagambi 3 1

Dr. Henry Mulondo, the Kotido District Veterinary Officer, says the population doesnt heed to advice from technical people.
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HIV Prevalence Rates Increase in Karamoja new hiv infections 2 1

Dr Cerino Acar, the District Health Officer Kotido says the increase is facilitated by multiple sexual partners, inconsistence in condom use, high consumption of alcohol and a rise in commercial sex
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Karamoja Struggling to Achieve 2030 Aids Target unaids uganda 2 1

Findings from health experts in the region indicate that only 160,019 people aged 15 years and above out of the targeted 556,092 people have been tested for HIV across the region.
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13-Year-Old Survives on Sale of Used Waragi Sachets karamoja sub region 1 2

Lolim starts his day at 6:00 am every morning, running around bars at Um-um Trading Centre in Kanawat, checking through rubbish pits to collect at least 250 used waragi sachets for sale. Lolim sells a pack of 50 sachets at 100 Shillings.
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Rats Destroy Money: Businessman Demands Compensation from UWA uganda police force 1

Peter Lojok Longolangiro, resident of Kotidany village in Kotido Sub County paraded five rats at the station he accused of destroying Shillings 396, 000 he had kept in a box.
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11:57

Kotido Restricts Charcoal Trade to Natives 1 1

The new ordinance was passed alongside the Kotido District Tree Production and Range Land Management ordinance in December last year. They are among the three environmental protection ordinances formulated by the council early last year.
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Kotido Drafts Hygiene and Sanitation Ordinance karamoja sub region 1 1

Joseph Orisa, the Kotido District Information Officer, says the ordinance aims at reducing the risk of airborne diseases caused by poor hygiene and sanitation.
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Cultural Practices Responsible For Child Abuses in Karamoja teenage pregnancy 4

Rose Namoe, the Secretary for Children Affairs in Kotido District says some cultural practices expose the girls to sexual abuse by some men.
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Karamoja-Turkana Trace Their Routes into Uganda turkana region

Olden times indicate that for centuries, the common ancestors of the Turkana, the Jie and all the other ‘Karimojong tribes, lived in a place called Apule, which was said to be in southern Sudan or Ethiopia. However, some 800 years ago, they began migrating southwards to their present homeland in the far northeast of Uganda.
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