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08:03
08:03

Vehicle Rams Into Electric Pole Killing One, Injuring Four Others 1

The victims have been identified as Joseph Kamau, a 34-year-old resident of Eldoret in Kenya; David Akol; Michael, believed to be Akol's brother from Kachumbala; and Martin Omima from Soroti.
15:09
15:09

Kole CDO Remanded Over Obtaining Money By False Pretence 1

Lucy Aciro Ejura, a CDO at Aboke Town Council, allegedly obtained over ugx13 million from different women groups under Uganda Women Entrepreneur Program under the pretense that she would deposit it in their bank accounts but she never did.
12:04
12:04

Man Held for Kicking Uncle to Death Over UGX 2,000 3

Ambrose Okai, an eyewitness, says Komakech kicked Otim on Monday following a quarrel over his money.
16:21
16:21

Witch Doctors Arrested after Theft Suspects Die as 'Prescribed' - Allegedly Eating Grass Uganda Police Force 2

Jimmy Patrick Okema, the North Kyoga Police Spokesperson says on Monday police received information that two residents of the area lost their senses and started behaving like the witches had described but unfortunately, they died before police got to the scene.
10:58
10:58

Mother Arrested, Father on the Run Following Son’s Death 2

Jimmy Patrick Okema, the North Kyoga Police Spokesperson, says that the child’s mother who is in police custody is believed to be mentally unstable, adding that will be subjected to a medical examination to ascertain her mental status.
12:01
12:01

Police Fires Live Bullets to Disperse Rowdy Students of Akalo Comprehensive School 1

A source at the school told URN on condition of anonymity that students locked the main gate and surrounded the officer who was trying to take the suspect to the police station. The students roughed up the police officer giving chance to their colleague to flee.
06:56
06:56

Son Kills Father in UGX 5,000 Fight 1

George Ocwic, an eyewitness, says the deceased was punishing his teenage daughter for the alleged theft of the money. According to Ocwic, the suspect intervened to save his sister and instead picked timber, which he used to strike his father on the forehead killing him instantly.
09:34
09:34

Head Teacher Arrested for Embezzling Examination Fees, Issuing Fake Results 3 2

It is alleged that Obal only remitted Shillings 600,000 from the over Shillings 7million he collected from 35 candidates to UNEB.
14:06
14:06

Kole Man Commits Suicide Over UGX 50,000 Debt 2

Denis Obong-the LC 1 Chairperson Omolodyang village says Obong who was a social man and had no grudge with anybody might have turned to suicide out of frustration.
11:30
11:30

Kole LCI Chairman, three Others Arrested Over Fighting for NRM Cash 1 3

The arrest stemmed from a dramatic incident when locals in the area engaged in a physical fight for Money disbursed by the National Resistance Movement party to the village as facilitation to the voters.
11:52
11:52

Five Arrested, Six Motorcycles Recovered in Kole District 1 1

Statements by the suspects in custody show that the suspects serve their victims with edibles and drinks lased with chloroform before they rob their motorcycles. The group sometimes hires motorcycles for self ride and they allegedly disappear with them.
23:28
23:28

Police Constable Arrested for Hiring Out Gun to Civilian in Kole 1

It’s alleged that Alunyu hired out the gun to Okecha who intern used it to threaten homes of Moses Ojok, Nixson Moro and Tom Okello, all residents of Akaidebe B Village, Akwirididi parish, Aboke Sub County on Sunday evening.
15:04
15:04

Kole Farmer Dies in Scuffle With Police Officers 2 1

Allan Okello and Maxwell Oruk, both eyewitnesses, say the scuffle broke out after Corporal Stella Lamunu, the Officer in Charge of Apii Outpost went to pick the deceased from his residency in Akecha Village in Akecha parish in Bala Sub County for allegedly raping a 15-year-old girl.
11:40
11:40

Kole Man Commits Suicide after Being Caned For Excessive Alcohol Consumption Uganda Police Force 2

According to Ebonga, after being punished by the clan leaders, the deceased reportedly kept telling his friends that he may end up taking his life because of persistent harassment by his step-mother. The deceased’s father, Vincent Oder separated with his mother some years back.
20:47
20:47

Two People Killed by Own Children in Kole District 2

It's reported that Obang was speared to death by his 20-year-old son Denis Okello during a domestic brawl at 2 pm Friday. Cyprian Ocuti, the LCII chairperson of Barongin parish, says that Obang returned home while drunk and picked a quarrel with his family members.
12:36
12:36

5 Police Officers Arrested for Theft of Motorcycle Uganda Police Force 2

The arrest followed a complaint lodged by Tonny Abal, a local resident of Ngetta Sub county who claims his motorcycle disappeared from the police parking yard after it was impounded during the curfew time last week.
17:45
17:45

Three Family Members Arrested in Connection to Murder Uganda Police Force 2

Residents stormed Atine’s home following the death of 52-year-old Kenneth Odunge, whose body was discovered by the roadside near his home on Friday morning by pupils heading to school.
07:20
07:20

Kole Women Use Savings to Renovate Police Post uganda police focre 1

Harriet Akullo Okello, the chairperson Kica-Arwot Women Group, says they have decided to use Shillings 500,000 from part of their annual profit to renovate the police post. She says they want police personnel to be redeployed in the area since the crime has escalated.
15:33
15:33

Six Held in Kole For Blocking Children From Measles-Rubella Immunization Uganda Police Force

They were picked on Thursday on orders of the Resident District Commissioner, Joana Omara Olweny.
18:29
18:29

Kole District Leaders Make Second Attempt to Eject RDC

Kole North MP Bony Okello said he has been approached by residents and leaders accusing RDC Olweny of being biased while conducting operations against wetland encroachment. Okello said that only the poor have been ejected from wetlands while the rich and mighty enjoy uncontrolled access to the wetlands, where they are constructing permanent structures and huge investments.
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