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10:47
10:47

Mobile Money Agent Shot in Gulu City 1

The unidentified attackers stormed the business premises at around 8:30 p.m. and shot Charles Mutabazi, and fled with an unspecified amount of money.
09:19
09:19

Gulu Mother Stabs Two Children, Killing One Murder 1

Patrick Kidega, the Officer in Charge of Gulu Central Police Station, says that the suspect later turned the knife on herself and attempted to commit suicide by cutting her throat after stabbing the minors.
12:17
12:17

Assault Victim Dies Minutes After Registering Case with Police 1

According to police reports, the deceased sustained the injuries after one, Bosco Kidega hit her on the forehead with a piece of timber at about 3 Am on Wednesday morning during a brawl.
20:07
20:07

Gulu Medical School Guild President Arrested over Demonstration criminal activities 1 1

Saul Nassasira was picked by the Police Field Force Unit personnel shortly after police used teargas to disperse the students after a four day sit down strike.
11:26
11:26

Suspect Dies in Police Custody in Gulu Gulu City 3 1

Emmy Obal, 17, a resident of Tegwana Parish, Pece –Laroo Division in Gulu City allegedly succumbed to the injuries he sustained after jumping off a speeding police patrol vehicle that was transporting him and his colleagues to Gulu Central Police Station following their arrest.
06:27
06:27

Nurse in Gulu City Arrested for Procuring Abortion industrial area 2 1

David Mudong Ongom, the Aswa River Region Police Spokesperson told URN in an interview that police were tipped off by a source after the girl’s condition worsened.
15:51
15:51

Kitgum Municipality MP Barred From Accessing Constituency For Two Weeks 1 1

The Aswa River Region Police Spokesperson David Ongom Mudong says the decision was taken to avoid incitement and illegal congregation people that contravenes the current Standard Operating Procedure in the fight against Coronavirus Disease(Covid-19).
16:14
16:14

Eight Arrested Over Armed Robbery in Omoro aggravated robbery 1 2

The suspects who are being detained at Gulu Central Police Station include Robert Komakech alias KK, Robert Olal, Gerald Ongole, Morish Ogwal, Winnie Abang, Stella Akullu, Nancy Apio and Winny Prisca Ajok while other suspects still at large.
11:28
11:28

Gulu Registers 35 Elections Related Criminal Cases, Fails to Prosecute Them 1

The cases were registered between September 12th last year and January 20th this year. They include unlawful assembly contrary to section 65 and 66 of the Penal Code Act, defacing of campaign posters contrary to section 78(2) of the Presidential Election Act, defamation and inciting violence.
15:22
15:22

Man Arrested in Gulu for Knocking Two Dead Koro Sub –County 1

Jimmy Patrick Okema, the Aswa River Region Police Spokesperson says that preliminary findings indicate that Odong was driving under the influence of alcohol.
08:17
08:17

Four Killed as Vehicle Rams Into Motorcyclists in Gulu City 1

Simon Wokorach, the Vice Chairman of Gulu City Boda -Boda Cyclists Association confirmed the incident, saying Obama was under the influence of alcohol when the accident occurred, adding that he could have run into more road users if the tyres hadn’t burst.
08:27
08:27

Homosexuality Suspect Now Held on Murder Charge 1

Jimmy Patrick Okema, the Aswa River Region Police Spokesperson told URN in an interview that the suspect was immediately arrested following the death of Okwera who was a witness against Oweka when he was remanded to Gulu Prison for six months last year accused of having sexual intercourse with another man and while on remand he vowed several times to kill Okwera for testifying against him.
11:29
11:29

Defilement Victim’s Father Tasks Police to Hunt the Fugitive Suspect Gulu City 1

Grace Pande, the OC CID Gulu said the suspect jumped over the fence of the police station at a time when the cells were opened for the suspects to go and ease themselves. The OC says the police officer who was on duty is being investigated.
14:33
14:33

CSOs Form Coalition to Combat Child Abuses in Acholi Sub Region child marriages 2 1

It is estimated that at least 30 girls under the age of 18 are defiled every day in the region. Recent statistics by the Ministry of Education reveals that over 10,000 girls were impregnated during the lockdown period in Acholi.
18:22
18:22

Dog Steals Suspect's Amputated Leg, Dumps it on Gulu Street Pece Prison 1 Top story

Gulu Resident District Commissioner and Chairperson District Security Committee Maj. Santo Okot Lapolo revealed that the limb belonged to Mr Kennedy Ocaya, an inmate who was shot during a foiled escape from lawful detention at Pece Prison.
22:24
22:24

USAID Volunteer Researcher Feared Kidnapped in Kiryandongo Irene Achom

The victim, Irene Achom, 25, reportedly disappeared on Friday shortly after she had left Gulu to travel to Mbarara City in Western Uganda where she reportedly was invited to attend a job interview.
17:39
17:39

Two Police Officers Arrested For Demolishing Houses in Amuru 1 1

Ezekiel Emitu, the Aswa River Region Police Commander identified the officers as Assistant Muhindo Baraka, the Aswa Regional Environmental Officer and Gracious Aguti the Forest Supervisor for Nwoya and Amuru districts.
11:12
11:12

Couple Arrested for Negotiating Release of Their Son Accused of Aggravated Defilement

Patrick Jimmy Okema, the Aswa River Region Police Spokesperson told URN on Saturday that police has entered a case of aiding aggravated defilement against the couple.
15:52
15:52

Three Arrested over Attempted Murder in Gulu

It is alleged that the trio who are all members of the same family on Saturday night while armed with bows and arrows, pangas and spears attacked and injured Walter Okello a 32-year-old, Charles Okot, 56, Bosco Okot, 30, and Bicentina Adong, 65.
07:20
07:20

Rights Body Strives to Understand Criminal Gangs in Gulu Layibi Division. 3 1 Top story

Now, Nicholas Ogwang, the Regional Human Rights Officer based in Gulu, says while the Commission is striving to understand the Aguur members, the manner in which the suspects are pursued and arrested by security personnel is suspicious.
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