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17:20
17:20

Youth Shot While Attempting to Disarm Police Officer Josephine Angucia 1 1 Top story

According to information obtained by our reporter, when the officers arrived at the playground, Eriku charged towards them and grabbed a baton from one of the officers before trying to disarm another.
15:37
15:37

Male Suspect Dies in Female Cell at Arua Police Station arua cps 2 1 Top story

David Malaja, the deceased’s brother who was part of the people who picked the body from the police cells, says his brother was in good health when he was arrested. According to Malaja, he was shocked to hear that his brother had died as he was prepared to check on him.
09:39
09:39

LCI Chairpersons in Arua Storm RDC’s Office Demanding Personal Protective Equipment arua municipality 2 1

The chairpersons argue that they need the PPEs since they are at a higher risk of contracting COVID-19 without protective gears when moving in communities sensitizing the public about the virus.
15:26
15:26

Drama as Priest in Arua is Forcefully Evicted 2 3 Top story

Over 20 members of the parish pastoral council stormed Ediofe Cathedral Parish and Bishop’s Chancery this morning and started throwing out the priest’s property.
10:16
10:16

Mbayo Warns Politicians Against Rejecting Covid-19 Suspects 1 2

Addressing RDCs from West Nile districts at Arua golf grounds on Thursday, Mbayo cautioned the RDCs against allowing leaders and locals to take the law in their hands and chase away suspected cases.
13:37
13:37

Three Congolese Nationals Jailed for Illegal Entry into Uganda

The three Baati Aderubo, Mbomboa Adriko and Renje Alo appeared before Arua Chief Magistrates Court on Friday afternoon and sentenced to Gili Gili government Prison after they pleaded guilty to the offence.
14:58
14:58

UPDF Intensifies Deployment at Hotspots along Arua-DRC Border 1 1

The borders were officially closed as part of a presidential directive to forestall the spread of COVID-19, a new strain of coronaviruses that has spread across the world. So far the disease has attacked more than two million people and claimed 135,662 lives. Uganda has recorded 55 infections over the last one month.
11:53
11:53

Congolese Businessmen Sneaking into Uganda through West Nile 4 2

The Ugandan government had earlier on announced that its borders would be closed, in order to forestall the spread of the virus, which has killed more 65, 000 People across the world. So far, the confirmed cases of coronavirus in Uganda stands at 52 people, the majority of which, were all imported by travellers from Dubai, the United Kingdom and the United States of America.
16:43
16:43

Vehicles Impounded in Arua, Luweero For Defying Presidential Directves 3 2

The operation which started at 7:00 am on Tuesday caught many private vehicle owners unaware as some of them did not listen to the President's address.
20:34
20:34

Officers Storm Arua Town to Enforce Ban on Public Transport Corona 1 1 Top story

Christopher Barugahare, the West Nile Region Police Commander, said they won’t comprise on the President’s directive, saying the officers are under instructions to confront whoever acts to the contrary.
16:01
16:01

Uganda Prisons Puts UGX 2M Bounty on 17 Arua Inmates 1 3 Top story

Uganda Prison Spokesperson, Frank Baine, has announced a cash bounty of Shillings 2 million for anybody who will provide information leading to the arrest of the suspects.
17:11
17:11

Three Inmates Shot Dead While Escaping from Arua Prison 2 2 Top story

It is alleged that three and 50 others on Saturday at 12 pm broke the perimeter wall of the western side of the prison and escaped towards Ediofe. At the time of the escape, there were only two prison warders instead of the usual six.
11:09
11:09

Corona Virus: Minister Orders Disinfection of White Castle Hotel 1 2 Top story

Dr. Moriku says both the room where the Chinese national checked in and hotel should be disinfected for the next fourteen days until the suspects are cleared by the health professionals.
18:50
18:50

Probe Uncovers Fraud, Massive Theft of Equipment at Arua Hospital 2 2

The investigation team found that the procurement processes at the Hospital are shrouded in fraud and that key equipment has gone missing from the facility under unclear circumstances. They cited the loss of an autoclave and assorted tools kit estimated at over 500 million Shillings.
14:47
14:47

Pictorial: Arua Residents Join UPDF to Celebrate Tarehe Sita

The 409 Brigade Commander Brigadier Jackson Kayanja and Regional Police Commander West Nile Christopher Barugahare, marched through the streets of Arua town accompanied by residents.
18:41
18:41

UPDF Officers Overwhelmed by Garbage Congestion in Arua Town 3 3

Over 50 UPDF officers who were deployed to carry out a cleaning exercise in Oli Health Center Four and the streets in the area today were forced to abandon the exercise due to too much garbage, water scarcity and people failing to give way on Iddi Amin Dada and Lemerijoa roads.
09:05
09:05

UPDF Officers Discover Dumped Body of Baby in Arua Hospital Compound 1 1

The body of the baby suspected to be one-week old, was discovered during a cleaning exercise by a group of the UPDF officers who were participating in a corporate activity to mark the 39th anniversary of Tarehe Sita.
15:54
15:54

Indiscipline Surges Among Police Officers in West Nile - PSU 1 2

Records indicate a rise in complaints against police officers from 17 in 2018 to 26 in 2019. Most of the cases are from the districts of Arua, Zombo, Koboko, and Adjumani.
16:46
16:46

Security Concerns Dominate Arua NRM Day Celebrations 2 3

The area sharing borders with South Sudan and the Democratic Republic of Congo has seen an upsurge in cases of insecurity, characterized by a spike in armed robberies and homicides. Area leaders have sometimes blamed the incidences on the influx of refugees from neighbouring countries.
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