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17:43
17:43

Two Jie Warriors Arrested, Fined for Livestock Theft in Agago 2

The suspects only identified as Oyoo and Lotyang all residents of Nakakwa village, Rengen Sub County in Kotido district were arrested on Monday following a pursuit by the security personnel.
12:08
12:08

NRM Chairpersons in Agogo Raise Concern About Extortion in Bicycle Distribution 3

The village chairpersons say they were initially told that the bicycle distribution would be free of charge, but to their dismay, while receiving the bicycles on Sunday, each beneficiary was subjected to pay 10,000 Shillings as transport cost for delivery of the bicycles and those who didn’t have the money missed out.
12:59
12:59

NUP Candidate Withdraws From Agago West County Seat 1 2

Ochan says that he withdrew from the race after acquiring a new job as a subcontractor with the United States Agency for International Development-USAID.
16:54
16:54

Tumukunde Rallies Acholi to Interest Themselves in Politics For Change 2 1

While speaking to his supporters’ in Patongo and Kalongo Town Councils in Agago district on Wednesday, Gen Tumukunde says the electorate should not sit back and wait for change but participate in it.
15:54
15:54

Agago Locals Stare at Hunger As Floods Ravage Gardens Heavy rains

Omol says he lost three sacks of maize and two sacks of millet, which he had harvested recently and stored for family consumption. Omol notes that he is now stuck without food and shelter to accommodate his children, saying they are currently surviving on handouts from friends and relatives.
13:30
13:30

Excitement as Pacer Health Center is Elevated 2

The facility which was constructed by government 2017 was elevated to Health Center III with support from World Vision Uganda. The facility serves residents from 19 villages in Parabongo Sub County.
16:24
16:24

Acholi Leaders Want Access Roads Opened Along Porous Karamoja Border 2 1

Kitgum Resident District Commissioner William Komakech says lack of access roads along porous border points between Kitgum, Agago and Karamoja region have created safe haven for the thugs over the years.
15:26
15:26

Christians Mark 102nd Anniversary of Irwa, Okello Martyrdom 3 9

Fr Joseph Okumu, the Rector Wi-polo Martyrs shrine says despite getting directives to host only 70 people, they got overwhelmed with high number of people who turned up at the venue for prayers.
17:44
17:44

Clerics Call For Unity Among Acholi, Karamoja Leaders to Fight Cattle Theft karimojong warriors 5 1

Archbishop Odama says leaders from the two sides should now start engaging themselves in dialogues to promote harmony and peace whose ultimate goal is to fight the insecurity.
12:14
12:14

Inconsistent Names Bite Agago Woman Aspirant

Robert Onoba, Agago district returning officer says Acan presented academic documents for both O’level and A’level bearing the name Janet Acan Francis but her National ID had Janet Acan.
18:44
18:44

Agago Martyrs Day Celebrations Restricted to 70 People 2

Jacob Amooti, the Acting Resident District Commissioner also chairperson district covid-19 taskforce revealed on Thursday that the decision is in line with the presidential directives on curbing the spread of covid-19.
11:52
11:52

National IDs Being Exchanged for Booze in Agago 2

Some residents get ashamed when they go to seek introduction letters from the authorities claiming that their IDs got lost, only to find the IDs with the very authorities to whom the beer sellers handed them over after failing to get paid
07:57
07:57

One Shot As Suspected Karimojong Warriors Raid Agago District

Raymond Otim, Omiya Pachwa sub county Chairperson told URN in an interview that the victim was shot in the Stomach with a gun
18:58
18:58

Five Health Workers in Agago Test Positive for Covid-19

Dr Smart Okot, Chief Executive Director of Dr Ambrosoli Memorial Hospital Kalongo says the health workers are part of 250 staffs who underwent test for the contagion.
17:16
17:16

Six Elephants Destroy One Thousand Hectares Of Crops In Agago stray elephants 1

Silvesto Asia Ali, one of the affected Farmers says he lost two hectares of Pumpkins to the stray elephants that invaded his farmland on Monday night. Some six elephants that reportedly strayed from Kidepo Valley National Park into community farmlands have been terrorizing farming communities in Luyita and Lujim parishes of Omiya Pachwa Sub county.
15:48
15:48

Declaration of Results Delayed in Agago over Security Threats electoral violence

The Resident District Commissioner Who also doubles as District Internal Security Officer Jacob Amooti says security had received reports of looming chaos and notes that they were still in the process of deploying additional security at the tallying center to boost security before results are declared.
17:25
17:25

Bullets Fly as Market Women Demand Toilets Market vendors 2 1

Helen Akidi, one of the vendors told Uganda Radio Network-URN in an interview that closure of toilets forced some vendors to resort to use of empty water bottles and buckets to ease themselves.
13:07
13:07

11 NUSAF Animals Recovered from Local Leaders in Agago World Bank 5 2

The oxen and ox-ploughs worth 10.6 million Shillings were purchased two weeks ago to support vulnerable community members in Omiya Pacwa Sub-county under Tic ber, Abicelo Ox-traction and Rwot Omiyo groups.
17:23
17:23

Pastor Commits Suicide in Agago

Denis Olweny, the Officer in Charge of Operations at Kalongo Police Station told URN in an interview on Tuesday that the deceased was first discovered by his brother who later alerted local leaders and the police. Olweny says preliminary reports indicate the deceased suffered depression.
18:57
18:57

Lightning Claims Two, Injures Two Others In Agago

Kalongo Town Council LC III Chairperson, Elijah Olaa says they were still trying to get proper identities of the deceased to enable them trace for their relatives.
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