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18:27
18:27

Insecurity Worsens Malnutrition in Kaabong Food Insecurity 5 1 Top story

Meri Jino, the LC V chairperson of Kaabong district attributed the rising cases of malnutrition to the rampant cattle raids that saw the district losing over 55000 head of cattle to rustlers. Jino says this is a huge loss to families because it affects their livelihoods as children can no longer feed on milk as they used to.
09:44
09:44

Kaabong Officials Demand Compensation for Stolen Livestock 1 2 Top story

According to Meri, there is a new element of commercialization of rustling, where wrongdoers connive to steal cows. He noted in the past, Karamojong used to raid for prestige, but it is currently driven by the desire for money.
16:37
16:37

Woman Shot Dead by Warriors for 'Giving Intelligence to UPDF'

The UPDF says that the woman, only identified as Zam Zam, a resident of Kitome Trading Centre in Lodiko Sub County was shot dead by the warriors on suspicion that she was collaborating with security agencies revealing information about people with illegal firearms.
07:44
07:44

UPDF Rallies Women Peace Activists in Disarmament Exercise 3rd updf division 1

Brigadier Joseph Balikudembe, the 3rd Division Commander urged the women to be part of the pacification efforts. He noted that they would become more vulnerable if their husbands died in raids or forceful disarmament.
11:11
11:11

35 Killed by Cattle Rustlers in Two Months assailants 4 1

Epitu Gadi, the Kaabong District Deputy Resident District Commissioner revealed that the people killed were either investigating the rustlers or those who have reported to the authorities about the raids of their cattle.
15:44
15:44

Artisanal Miners in Kaabong in Fear Following Withdrawal of UPDF 2

John Bosco Lokiru, the Loyoro Sub County LC III chairperson told our reporter that some residents are living in fear of attacks from Turkana warriors.
07:05
07:05

Two Suspected Turkana Killed in Kaabong Raids cattle raids 1

Kaabong Resident District Commissioner, John Rex Achilla, says the two raiders were killed in gunfire exchange with UPDF soldiers who intercepted them around Lochom hills, some 4 kilometers to Kaabong town Council.
09:03
09:03

Kaabong , Abim Residents Worried Over Raids 3

According to Ngorok, the community is now living in fear over constant raids by the armed suspected Jie warriors.
07:39
07:39

Over 600 Artisan Miners In Kaabong In Need Of Food Assistance OPM 3

Bosco Twinomujuni, another miner who hails from Kisoro district URN that they are in dire need of food aid because all their families are starving. He revealed that most of them haven’t been able to afford even a meal a day for the past few days.
12:45
12:45

Five Killed In Kaabong Raid jie warriors 1

They were shot dead during a fight between the security forces and the raiders at a protected kraal in Kakamar Sub county. The incident happened last night at 10:00 pm according to security sources in Kaabong.
17:32
17:32

Police in Kaabong Pour Local Brew to Discourage Social Gatherings ministry of health 4

The women were on Sunday taken by surprise when the police led by the Kaabong DPC Gerald Gubira poured local brew in the areas of Kampswahili, Kapilan Bar and Kaabong central.
22:10
22:10

Kaabong Fugitive Soldier Shot Dead Kaabong District 1 1

Maj. Telesphor Turyamumanya, the 3rd Division Spokesman, says the mission to hunt for Masaaba continued until he was cornered at Lolelia Detach in Kaabong on Tuesday afternoon. He explains that after realizing that he had been rounded by soldiers, Masaaba reportedly started shooting at them, prompting a retaliation that killed him.
10:23
10:23

Four Soldiers Die in Kaabong Accident updf third division 1 1 Top story

Maj. Telesphor Turyamumanya, the 3rd Division Spokesman confirmed the accident, saying it occurred around 7:00am in Kaabong Central Ward in Kaabong Town Council.
17:25
17:25

Elephant Kills Child, Injures Mother in Kaabong Kaabong Hospital 1 Top story

Nakwang is hospitalized at Kaabong Hospital in critical condition. Mathew Kubal, the Community Development Officer-CDO in Kakamar Sub County, says the mother had gone to the garden to harvest maize when the elephant attacked.
18:08
18:08

Tension in Kaabong Over Death of Young Woman compensation 1

19-year-old, Juliana Nakwang reportedly met her death at the hands of another teenager following a misunderstanding.
12:08
12:08

Kaabong Residents Resort to Violence over Cattle Thefts karamoja sub region 1

The latest victim is Puchi Napenyangura, 25, resident of Lopuyo village in Rengen Sub County, Kotido district. Puchi was allegedly killed by Benjamin Lootan at Warrior’s Street in Kaabong Town Council after a quarrel related to cattle thefts.
14:57
14:57

LDU Recruitment Drive Attracts Thousands in Kaabong updf third division 1

Thousands of people trekked several kilometres from the new district of Karenga and Ik constituency to Kaabong Secondary School in order to take part in the recruitment conducted by the Uganda Peoples’ Defense Force-UPDF. The recruitment centre had 250 slots allotted to it.
16:09
16:09

Kaabong Leaders Petition Museveni over Cattle Raids 2 1

At least seven people have been killed in the raids according to Rex Achilla, the Resident District Commissioner Kaabong.
18:29
18:29

Two Killed in Kaabong Cattle Raid karamoja sub region 1

The 3rd Division Brigade Investigations Officer Maj Ephraim Byaruhanga confirms that two civilians were killed and another injured during the attack. He says the UPDF tracked the footmarks to the border with South Sudan.
15:27
15:27

One Shot Dead in Kaabong on Christmas murder by shooting 1

Jaakan Onenchan, the Kidepo Regional Police Commander, says the incident happened in the morning after a botched raid by the assailants in the area.
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