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18:13
18:13

Karamoja MPs Plead With Ecweru Over Security Roads 1 3

The MPs pleaded with their colleague, the Minister of State for Works, Musa Ecweru to consider the roads that were recommended and compiled by the security teams in Karamoja for opening and construction.
12:22
12:22

Five Traders Feared Dead in Amuria Accident Amuria District 1 1

Stella Agudo, one of the surviving traders says the accident occurred around 6:00am along Soroti- Amuria Road. She told our reporter at the scene that the affected traders were buried by the produce bags that were filled in the vehicle, adding that the situation was worsened by the stagnant water in the bridge.
10:13
10:13

Guard Held Over Attempted Robbery at Equity Bank 2

Francis Erumu, the manager of Equity Bank Soroti, says that everything at the bank is intact despite the attempted robbery.
07:34
07:34

Egyptian National was Killed Over Business Dispute- Police Soroti City 1 2

Oscar Gregg Ageca, the East Kyoga Regional Police Spokesman says that preliminary investigation points to some disagreements in the business with fellow Egyptians.
11:24
11:24

Amuriat Threatens to Mobilize Communities Against Herdsmen teso sub region 2 1

Amuriat who was addressing a press conference at the FDC office in Soroti City on Thursday said that if the government fails to play its role, the party will mobilize communities to take action against the herdsmen now occupying various wetlands in the Teso sub region.
07:15
07:15

Egyptian National Disappears in Soroti Soroti City 1

According to reports, Zinhom was last seen at his residence on Friday evening, February 23, 2024, in the company of two friends, one of whom is identified as Muhammad Nabil Ali, also an Egyptian, while the identity of the other friend remains unknown.
07:35
07:35

Police Recover Gun from Latrine in Kumi Kumi CPS 1

The gun, registration No. SAR UG Pol 4097-109061 belonging to JAG Security Group was picked on Monday morning after a tip off from the residents who had gone to answer nature calls in the latrine.
09:59
09:59

10 Nursing Injuries After Market Protests in Soroti MP Jonathan Ebwalu 3 2

The vendors joined by their MPs, Joan Alobo, the Soroti City Woman MP and her counterpart, Jonathan Ebwalu for Soroti City West Division are protesting constant power outages in the market, water disconnection and the alleged poor leadership.
17:05
17:05

Three Children Die of Poison in Kumi Kumi CPS 1

The deceased children have been identified as John Okodos, 9, Constantine Olupot, 6, and Ignatius Adodo,4, all children of Tom Omudu. The incident happened in Okudumo Village, Mukongoro Sub County in Kumi district on Thursday.
09:24
09:24

One Dead as Serere Registers 18 Incidents on Christmas Day Serere CPS 1

The Serere LCV Chairperson, Stephen Ochola says that most of the affected persons are minors who were partying in trading centers at night. He notes that preliminary findings indicate that the fights ensued after some disagreements over drinks and other Christmas items.
08:20
08:20

Hundreds Arrested in Soroti Police Patrols East Kyoga Police 1 2

Frank Ntankovu, the officer in charge of the Criminal Investigations in the East Kyoga Region, says that the operations are intelligence-led, targeting lawbreakers and persons suspected of planning and conducting criminal acts like theft and pickpocketing.
07:56
07:56

Six Arrested For Razing Down Homes In Bukedea Bukedea CPS 3 3

The suspects in the Police custody are; Peter Ekoroi, Joseph Maning, Moses Omoit, Robert Okiror, Simon Omoding and a lady only identified as Rose- all residents of Kalupe in Kidongole Sub County. The group reportedly razed down seven households of suspected cattle thieves in the Koboli village last week.
16:23
16:23

Update: 24 Students Admitted at Soroti Hospital Soroti district 1 1

Dr. Athanasius Ariengu, the in- charge of emergency unit at Soroti Regional Referral Hospital says that some of the injured students have undergone operation and others subjected to different scans to establish internal injuries.
10:42
10:42

Two Students Dead, 31 Injured in Soroti Bus Accident awoja bridge 1 1

The students who are in senior- six were going to Jinja for a study tour when the bus registration number UG 1915E, which they were traveling in belonging to Busitema University- Arapai Campus, rammed into a stationary trailer, UBL 709T/UQ781C from behind.
07:21
07:21

Police Investigates Poison Allegations in Serere RPC Damali Nachuha 2

Damali Nachuha, the East Kyoga Regional Police Commander confirmed that investigations are underway but refrained from divulging specifics. Nachuha stated that both the police and other security agencies have taken keen interest in the matter and will update the public on progress.
16:45
16:45

Religious Leaders in Teso Caution Police Against Brutality, Political Bias Teso sub region 3 1

Speaking at a meeting with the Police top leadership at the East Kyoga Regional Police headquarters in Soroti City on Wednesday, Rev. Fr. Gonzaga Waziwazi Ongereny, the Soroti Catholic Diocesan Chancellor told the Police that acts of brutality and political bias have put the police on the spot for failing to deliver effective service to the community.
16:51
16:51

Juvenile Battling for Life after Losing Genitals to Attackers Katakwi District 1 2

The survivor, a resident of Okwamwar Village in Palam Sub County was attacked on the morning of August 11, 2023, while his parents were away in the Ocorimongin weekly market. He was later found in a pool of blood and taken to hospital for medical attention.
14:10
14:10

Fishermen Spend Days in Search of Colleagues in Kagwara Serere District 1 1

Those who drowned include two brothers; Justin Odeke and Martin Ikwapu, and another, Joseph Malinga- all residents of Alilimkipi Village in Kadungulu sub-county. The trio reportedly went to fish with the condemned boat and illegal fishing gears- the monofilament when their boat capsized on Sunday night.
10:50
10:50

Pupils Lose Property as Bus Catches Fire serere district 1 1

Preliminary findings indicate that the bus was carrying 70 learners and 13 teachers around 1:00 am when the rear tire burst causing the fire.
15:14
15:14

Bukedea RDC, DPC Granted Bail, 5 Others Further Remanded bukedea politics 2 1

The group is among the nine security personnel and area leaders who were arrested by the State House Anti-Corruption Unit following a directive by President Yoweri Museveni over the chaos that marred the LCV by-election conducted in June.
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