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07:34
07:34

3rd Division Court Martial Sentences 248 over Illegal Possession of Fire arms UPDF

The convicts have been sent to serve different deterrent sentences in various government prisons where they will be rehabilitated.
19:46
19:46

Sixteen Arrested in Moroto Over Cattle Rustling UPDF 2

The 16 were apprehended today, Sunday in Nadunget Sub County during a peaceful identification exercise for over 1,700 impounded cattle from Kodonyo and Napar-Kwangan parishes in Lopuyo Sub County, Moroto district.
16:07
16:07

3rd Division Court Martial Sentences Eight Over Illegal Possession of Fire arms 3 2

Capt. Edrin Mawanda, the UPDF 3rd division Spokesperson, says the 3rd Division Court Martial Chairperson Col. Francis Kateraho convicted the accused on their own plea of guilty.
09:26
09:26

Construction of Seven Police Posts in Karamoja Sub Region Underway OPM 1

Construction is underway at the selected sub counties, some at border points where there has been no police presence at all.
16:25
16:25

2-Year Old Killed in Petrol Inferno fire outbreak 2

Selling petrol in bottles which is behind the frequent fires is now a booming business as boda boda riders and car owners prefer petrol in bottles to fueling form the fuel stations, where they say pump attendants cheat them by giving less than the specified amounts.
11:39
11:39

One Jie Warrior Killed in Napak District Cattle rustlers

A group of about seven warriors from Kotido district on Friday night raided 41 heads of cattle from a kraal in Apeitolim
07:40
07:40

Police to Deploy 2,500 in Karamoja security 1 1

The deployment follows a directive from President Yoweri Museveni during his recent visit to the sub-region following a sustained upsurge of insecurity orchestrated by armed warriors.
15:14
15:14

Former Parliamentary Candidate Probed for Cattle Theft 1

It is alleged that the cattle were stolen from a neighbouring village on Thursday night, and according to the Police, footmarks from the scene of the crime were tracked to Oloo's village in Nasinyonoit. This happened just hours after Oloo returned to Moroto from Soroti, where he lost a petition challenging the outcome of the January 2021 polls.
17:02
17:02

Five Abducted Women Recovered abductions

“It is unfortunate, this information reached to us late as security we did what we can at that moment. Good enough those women were released by the warriors alive, thanks to God,” said Longole in a statement on Saturday night. He called on the community to be vigilant by reporting such incidents or any crime immediately to security agencies.
09:33
09:33

Two LDUs Jailed for Desertion, Illegal Possession of Firearms

According to the 3rd Division Court Martial chairperson Col. Francis Kateraho, the guns used by the convicts caused misery, poverty and death to both civilians and UPDF.
08:53
08:53

Karimojong Girls Intercepted in Katakwi child trafficking 1

According to the Mt. Moroto Regional Police Commander, Michael Longole, police received information that the girls were gathered at Alekilek in Napak district and were being transported in a taxi.
10:00
10:00

ASTU to Step Up Enforcement of Regulations to Curb Cattle Theft in Karamoja police 4

The ASTU Commander Elias Kasirabo says that if the traders or sellers fail to provide required documents relating to the sale or movement of cattle from one destination to another, police will hold the cattle as investigations continue.
15:30
15:30

200 Detained For Illegal Possession of Firearms in Karamoja UPDF 1 1 Top story

The 3rd Division Spokesperson, Captain Edrin Mawanda, says that some of the suspects were captured during combat while others were arrested based on intelligence reports indicating that they have illegal firearms, which is a capital offence and attracts a long sentence if found guilty.
10:55
10:55

UPDF Injures One Karimojong Cattle Rustler During Clash in Moroto 1

Major Peter Mugisa the UPDF 3rd division Spokesperson said the Matheniko warriors of Moroto had crossed to Napak district and raided 37 animals which he said all the animals were recovered.
10:37
10:37

UPDF Kills One Warrior, Wounds Another in Moroto 3rd updf division 1 Top story

Residents poured into the area from 7:00 pm until 9:00 pm to view the body that was under heavy UPDF and police protection.
17:18
17:18

Fear in Moroto as Unknown Gunmen Kill Resident gun crime

On Friday night, at around 9.00 pm, a 90-year-old woman was shot four times by unknown gunmen in Katanga, one of the suburbs where most killings by gun have taken place this year. Already three residents have now been killed by unknown gunmen in the area since the beginning of the year.
15:41
15:41

Community Hands over Moroto’s Most Wanted Suspect to UPDF, Police gun crime 2 1

Emmy Kongai Louro, the LC 2 chairperson of Naitakwae and resident of Katanga cell, says that they decided to hand over Moru after a series of attacks against the community members, in which some people were gunned down.
17:33
17:33

Karimojong Surrender Only Two Guns in Two Months of Voluntary Disarmament Karamoja Sub Region 1

Maj. Mugisa also revealed that unlike the first disarmament where the army was only after illegal guns, the new phase of disarmament will also look at bows and arrows especially from the notorious category of warriors that he notes have been listed by the security agencies.
13:45
13:45

Police Meets Hotel, Bar Operators in Moroto Municipality Over Insecurity 1

According to Barugahare, criminal gangs take advantage to spent much of their time in the drinking places waiting for the late hours to go and carry out criminal activities in the Municipality.
11:59
11:59

Moroto Prisons Under Renovation After Escape of Inmates Moroto prison break 1 1 Top story

Frank Baine, the Uganda Prison Spokesman says the new changes are expected to provide safety measures in the management of prisoners in Moroto. He notes that the changes were communicated by the Commissioner-General of Prisons during his visit to the facility.
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