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18:07
18:07

Kitgum Registers Surge in Domestic Violence Cases During Lockdown 2

Kitgum District Senior Probation and Welfare Officer Michael Ogweng says that a total of 415 cases related to domestic violence were reported to probation and police officers between April and May 2020, as the government maintained a lockdown, to curb the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic.
10:40
10:40

Two Children, Mother Injured in Grenade Explosion

The injured have been identified as Reagan Omiya, 2, his brother Ivan Mwaka, 5, and their mother, Christine Akanyo, all residents of Bobi B village in Ibakara parish, Kitgum Matidi Sub County. They are now admitted at Kitgum General Hospital.
15:28
15:28

Kitgum Councilors Demand Increase in Sitting Allowances emoluments 6

They currently earn 230,000 Shillings, which however they say is inadequate and unsustainable compared to the high cost of living in the country and expectations of the electorate.
20:27
20:27

Gov’t Asked to Evacuate Acholi Paramount Chief From London 2 1

Rwot Acana traveled to London in March for personal business but was caught up after the United Kingdom announced a lockdown and grounded all flights in and outside the country as a measure to contain the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic.
09:41
09:41

PWDs in Kitgum Fault Gov't for Slow Relief Food Distribution 5 1

Sylvia Layet 58, one of the disable person’s in Lemu East Cell in Pager Division says she has been struggling to put food on the table for her five grandchildren staying with her for the past weeks.
13:31
13:31

Domestic Violence Brawl Claims Two in Lamwo, Pader Districts Aswa River Region

The Aswa River Region Police Spokesperson, Jimmy Patrick Okema, says the two murder cases were reported at Pader and Lamwo central police stations on Monday and Tuesday respectively.
17:52
17:52

Lockdown Affecting Recovering Nodding Syndrome Patients in Acholi COVID-19 Pandemic 9 2

Majority of the patient’s caretakers say they haven’t received any form of food relief from the government to feed their children in a long time.
11:25
11:25

Kitgum Leaders Appeal for Relief Food From Gov't 1 6

Kitgum District chairperson Jackson Omona however says challenges of food shortage is not only limited to Kampala and Wakiso were government is currently focusing but vast across the country.
17:27
17:27

Ex-UPDF Soldier, Family Members Evicted From Village 1 2 Top story

“We don’t want people like Nsubuga to stay in our area, let him look for a different area; he has been intimidating locals, very aggressive and tells everyone that he was a former soldier. Whenever he drinks, he shouts at night inconveniencing people, for the past two years,” said the source.
11:27
11:27

LDU's in Kitgum District Unhappy Over Delayed Salary Payment 1 2

The aggrieved personnel are part of some 1,486 LDU soldiers who were passed out in late February this year from Labwordwong UPDF training wing in Paimol sub county Agago district.
12:36
12:36

Security Teams Accused of Brutalizing Locals in Enforcing Public Transport Ban 1 4

A section of the kitgum coronavirus taskforce committee members have blamed security forces of using highhanded measures in enforcing the ban. Kitgum Municipality Mayor Livings Walter Tooroma says implementation of the directiveS have been misinterpreted by security personnel who are instead harassing locals.
16:33
16:33

Kitgum Farmer Shot in Clash With UPDF Soldiers and Karamojong Rustlers Orom Sub county 1

Marshall Acire, a livestock farmer in Apimoto village in Kiteng Parish, Orom Sub County in Kitgum district was shot on his left thigh and lower stomach on Saturday at around 6 pm from his home.
17:10
17:10

Keep Off Church Land, Archbishop Ntagali Cautions Individuals President Museveni 1 4 Top story

Speaking at the 43rd anniversary commemoration of St Janani Luwum today, Archbishop Ntagali who was the main celebrant says such moves frustrates developments.
12:30
12:30

Thousands Attend Archbishop Janani Luwum Memorial Prayers Wii-Gweng village 1

In his homily Archbishop Ntagali described Luwum as a great servant of God who served unconditionally. He says Luwum was obedient and followed the teachings of Jesus Christ closely adding that he will be greatly remembered for his good deeds.
22:48
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Pilgrims Complete 510kms Janani Luwum Memorial Walk st janani luwum 3 5

According to Dr Olara Otunnu, the former Uganda people’s congress party president who led the pilgrims, the journey was to trace exactly the martyrdom journey of Luwum as it happened on February 16th 1977.
16:39
16:39

Kitgum in Final Preparation For St Janani Luwum Day Mucwini Subcounty 1 3

Jackson Omona, the Kitgum LCV Chairperson and also the central organizing committee chairperson for the event says they are ready to host the celebration since most of the basic facilities have been put in place.
15:13
15:13

Rowdy Clan Members Loot Over 20 Cows In Revenge Attack medical treatment

The Koki clan members reportedly descended on Kalabong Central Village on Monday afternoon and looted over 20 cows, several kilograms of Sim sim and maize from members of Yom clan to avenge the death of 18-year-old Richard Akera Oton, a primary six pupil of Kalabong primary school.
16:45
16:45

3,000 Former LRA Abductees Yet to Receive Resettlement Packages amnesty commission 3 1

James Okwany, the Amnesty Commission Regional Coordinator says that some 3,000 former LRA abductees from east Acholi and parts of Lango haven’t yet received their resettlement benefits.
19:03
19:03

3,500 South Sudan Refugees Enter Northern Uganda in Two Months 1

Latest statistics shared by UNHCR on December 5th reveals a total of 1,387 refugees crossed from South Sudan into northern Uganda as of November 30th. Some 2,167 crossed in the region as of October 31st this year.
16:40
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Former LRA Abductees Use Stories to Seek Justice For Women LRA, 1 4

Amony who has since published a book titled “I am Evelyn Amony” says its important for victims of the LRA war in the region to share their story to find healing and encouraged fellow women to write their own stories.
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