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06:52
06:52

17-year-old Girl Killed In Fight Over Kitenge

Alice Laker reportedly beat up 17-year-old Vicky Ajalo on Saturday afternoon at a water source in Lakee village in Omot Sub-county. Ajalo died on arrival at Omot Health Center III where locals had rushed her for treatment.
19:55
19:55

Businessman Commits Suicide Over "Little" Compensation for Stolen Bull Angagura Subcounty

A meeting convened by his clan elders on October 31 to address his grievance but it ended prematurely after the deceased left the meeting in tears claiming that his views were not being considered.
17:23
17:23

Pastor Commits Suicide in Agago

Denis Olweny, the Officer in Charge of Operations at Kalongo Police Station told URN in an interview on Tuesday that the deceased was first discovered by his brother who later alerted local leaders and the police. Olweny says preliminary reports indicate the deceased suffered depression.
10:39
10:39

Police Stops NRM Aspirant's Procession in Nwoya 1 1 Top story

Jimmy Patrick Okema, the Aswa River Region Police Spokesperson, says officers from Anaka Police Station swung into action and dispersed the gathering. They also confiscated some posters belonging to Acan although no arrests were made.
05:24
05:24

54-year-old Woman Commits Suicide After Suspecting Husband of Infidelity

The deceased, identified as Matilda Adong, a resident of Lwala village in Puranga sub-county reportedly ingested poison, after a brawl with her husband David Opira.
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.
08:00
08:00

Two Held Over Murder In Pader 1 Top story

According to police reports, about eight people waylaid the deceased around 11am and beat him using sticks while others thumped him to death.
13:30
13:30

20-Year-Old Man Shot Attempting To Grab Gun From LDU Officer In Kitgum

Julius Mpande, the officer in Charge of Operations at Kitgum Central Police station in his reports says the victim attacked one of their police officers while resisting arrest and made attempts to disarm him.
10:10
10:10

Man Shot By Police Officers in Pader Succumbs to Injuries

Bosco Odong a resident of Arukutuma village in Lagile Parish, Awere sub county died last night, shortly after being referred to the hospital in critical condition for emergency medical treatment.
15:19
15:19

Two Arrested For Vandalising Solar Panels At Gen Lokech’s Residence CRB 1 Top story

A Police Officer told URN on condition of anonymity because he isn’t authorised to speak to the media that the soldier managed to arrest one of the thugs after firing two warning shots.
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.
09:58
09:58

Body of Kenyan National Yet to be Recovered From River Achwa Achwa River 1

Jimmy Patrick Okema, the Aswa River Region Police Spokesperson, says marine divers and local fishermen from Kisumu in Kenya who attempted to conduct a search failed and have since abandoned the mission.
15:23
15:23

Kitgum Murder: One Suspect Arrested After Being Trailed By Sniffer Dog Aswa River Region

Robert Oken, the officer in Charge of Criminal Investigation at Kitgum central police station told URN in an interview Sunday that attempts by the girl’s parents and relatives to locate her on Thursday failed to yield results. He says another search conducted on Friday led to the recovery of Anena’s lifeless body and a bicycle she used in a bush.
19:17
19:17

Kenyan Fishermen Join Search for Engineer Who Drowned in Achwa River Aswa river 1 2

Dusman Okee, the Pader Resident District Commissioner says that the Kenyan fishermen volunteered to join the search for Wafula’s body after police marine divers were called for an emergency rescue in Kampala three days ago.
17:25
17:25

Police Dispatch Divers To Retrieve Missing Bodies from Aswa River Angagura Subcounty 2

Joseph Wafula, a Kenyan consultant Engineer and Charles Komakech a resident of Angagura Sub-county went missing on Monday afternoon when their boat capsized in the river.
12:54
12:54

12-Year-Old Boy in Custody for Killing Neighbor’s Baby Paloga Subcounty

The boy reportedly hit the baby using a brick and later hid her body in a nearby bush. The incident happed in Katebu village, Paloga Sub-county in Lamwo district last evening.
12:04
12:04

Missing Kitgum Money Lender Found Dead Pager Division

The Aswa River Region Police Spokesperson, Jimmy Patrick Okema says the deceased was last seen on Independence Day at around 7:25 pm from his residence in East Ward B in Pandwong Division.
18:55
18:55

Two Police Officers in Kitgum Arrested for Negligence Kitgum municipality 2 2

The suspects, Corporal Knox Leku and Police Constable Florence Lawino were arrested on Wednesday and are detained at Kitgum Central Police station.
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