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08:45
08:45

COVID-19 Vaccination Cards on Sale in Lira 1 4

While addressing the COVID-19 task force meeting on Thursday, Kareiga informed the team that the circulation of fake vaccination cards has been recorded at Lira Regional Referral Hospital. He however did not disclose the number of people involved in the unscrupulous deal for fear of jeopardizing investigations.
13:24
13:24

Shock as Alebtong Town Clerk is Murdered at His Home 4 2

Valentine Obira, the area LC I Chairperson, says that the assailants made away with Shillings 9M in cash although they were demanding for Shillings 20m.
09:31
09:31

Panic as LC I's Residence is Smeared with Blood, Two Arrested 1 4

Timothy Okello, a resident of Barlwala describes the incident as shameful. He wants police to expedite investigations into the matter, saying that they cannot be safe if a whole LCI chairperson can be threatened like that.
08:18
08:18

Lira Leaders Demand Community Baraza's in Renewed Corruption Fight community barazas 5 1

A community Baraza brings together the District Technical Officers led by the Chief Administrative Officer supported by the heads of departments to present the implementation status of government and Non-Government Organizations programs to the citizens and representatives from the office of the Prime Minister.
13:34
13:34

Politicians, Security Agents Accused of Meddling in LDU Recruitment Exercise in Lango 5 3

Brig. Steve Mugerwa, the team leader of the recruitment exercise blamed the politicians and some security organs within the districts for interfering with their work thus causing delays.
18:24
18:24

234 Recruited in Lango to Join LDU LDU recruitment 1 3

53 were selected from Dokolo, 65 from Alebtong and 70 from Lira district and city.
11:49
11:49

Lira Man Strangles Wife to Death Over Sex 1

Jimmy Patrick Okema, the North Kyoga Region Police spokesperson, says that the deceased’s body was found lying in their marital home.
14:33
14:33

Increase in Murder Cases Worries Leaders in Lango 7

Linda Agnes Auma, the Lira District Woman MP who attributed the rise in the number of murder cases to domestic violence advised couples to exercise self-control in the face of violence especially now that they have to live with each other full time.
13:58
13:58

Teacher Remanded Over Wife's Murder 3

Boniface Aweri, a teacher at Kiryandongo High School and a resident of Ireda Shamba cell, Lira City was arrested last week following the death of his wife Licinia Akirapa Aweri. Boniface had gone to the police to report that Aweri had committed suicide.
16:40
16:40

Man in Lira Held Over Death of Wife 1 1

Boniface Aweri, a secondary school teacher at Kiryandongo High School and a resident of Ireda Shamba cell, Ireda West Ward Lira City East division was arrested after he told police that his wife had committed suicide.
16:34
16:34

Influx of Street Kids in Lira Raises Concern Lira city 5

Some street kids spit saliva at people, vandalize cars and often beat up pedestrians who refuse to give them money and also litter the streets.
20:18
20:18

Woman Arrested for Torturing 5-Year-Old Stepdaughter 1 1

Patrick Jimmy Okema, the Aswa Regional Police Spokesperson told URN on Monday that reports obtained indicate that the suspect severely beat up Akoli for yet undisclosed reasons, then took the victim to Life Line Clinic in Lira City for medical attention.
14:20
14:20

97 Arrested for Flouting Curfew in Lira City SOPs 4

Lawrence Egole, the Lira Resident City Commissioner has advised bar operators against opening their businesses, saying they will be apprehended for violating SOPs.
18:19
18:19

State House Impersonators Remanded in Lira 2 2

Elly Apenyo, 29-year-old businessman and his colleagues Denis Olwa 40-year-old social worker were arrested on Monday and detained at Lira Central Police Station till Friday afternoon when they were paraded before court.
13:18
13:18

Court Remands Man for Torturing Pregnant Woman Lira High court

According to court records, trouble for Owino started on June 2018 when he appeared in a video that went viral on social media pouring water on the naked of an expectant woman in Bar-Opuu Ward, Adekokwok sub-county in the then Lira Municipality.
09:33
09:33

Lira Police Accused of Taking Kidnapped Child's Case Too Lightly 3

North Kyoga Regional Police spokesperson James Ekaju says three suspects have been arrested to investigate the incidents. He identified the suspects are Kenneth Opio, Walter Ojok and one only identified as Okello, all residents of Lira City.
11:06
11:06

Four Lira District Officials Interdicted over Fraudulent Sale of Public Land 3

The officials are Pabious Otike, the District Natural Resource, Francis Opio, the staff surveyor, senior Land Management Officer Joseph Ocen and secretary District Land Board Helen Anyango.
18:43
18:43

Motorcycle Thief Runs to Police Station to Escape Mob 1

James Ekaju, the North Kyoga Regional Police Spokesperson explained that Ivan Ogwang is a notorious thief alias Ben Otim whose luck simply ran out.
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