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17:05
17:05

Three Children Die of Poison in Kumi Kumi CPS 1

The deceased children have been identified as John Okodos, 9, Constantine Olupot, 6, and Ignatius Adodo,4, all children of Tom Omudu. The incident happened in Okudumo Village, Mukongoro Sub County in Kumi district on Thursday.
14:22
14:22

EC Car Knocks Two Dead in Kumi Kumi CPS 1

John Baptist Asinge, the LC 3 Chairperson of Kanyum Town Council, says that the accident occurred on Monday evening when the rider of motorcycle Reg. No. UDM 661M collided with the EC vehicle near Kanyum Mosque, along Kumi- Pallisa- Tirinyi Road.
16:36
16:36

Kumi Court Sets Date to Hear Mabirizi’s Application Kumi District 1

This follows a decision by the Director of Public Prosecution through the Kumi Resident State Attorney Christine Kalya Byamugisha to assume control of his criminal case against the accused persons.
16:14
16:14

Mabirizi Protests Takeover of Case Against Speaker, Muhoozi Kumi District

This follows a letter by the State Attorney of Kumi, Christine Kalya Byamugisha, expressing the Director of Public Prosecution- DPP’s intention to take over the Kumi Criminal Case No. 274 of 2023 against the 24 accused persons including ministers and Members of Parliament.
15:36
15:36

Mabirizi Drags Speaker, Muhoozi to Court MK Movement 1 1

Mabirizi argues that the accused persons, under unlawful society called MK Movement/MK Army, organized, managed and addressed a political gathering where public political statements and activities were made and performed, contrary to the legal provisions.
08:15
08:15

Kumi Cyclist Kidnapped, Killed east kyoga police 1

Oscar Gregg Ageca, the East Kyoga Regional Police Spokesman, says that Ochom didn't return home that evening prompting his family to report a case of a missing person at Mukongoro police station vide KUMI CRB 155/2023 originating from SD Ref 07/23/02/2023.
07:57
07:57

Kumi Stuck With Milk Cooler, Tractor for Tisai Sub County Kumi District 2 2

In 2019, the National Agriculture Advisory Services- NAADs through Operation Wealth Creation donated a tractor to farmers in Tisai sub-county but the district has since failed to deliver the tractor because there is no road.
06:57
06:57

Explosive Kills Two Minors in Kumi Kumi District 1 1

According to Okiror, the children picked a black polythene bag containing an explosive from Francis Okaje’s compound, a neighbor to the family of Richard Okwii, the grandfather to the deceased children.
10:17
10:17

Kumi Leaders Want Defilers Named, Shamed to Fight Teenage Pregnancies Action Aid Uganda 2 4

Christine Apolot, the Kumi District Woman Member of Parliament, says that most of the girls have been spoilt by men in responsible positions in the district and Boda- boda cyclists.
13:25
13:25

Police Speaks Out on Religious Woes in Kumi Kumi District 1 2

This follows a dossier written by the Rt. Rev. Michael Okwii Esakhan, the Bishop of Kumi Diocese, in which he blames security operatives and local leaders for allegedly shielding the founder Bishop of the Upper Nile Diocese, Rt. Rev. Charles Okunya Oode from unreligious conduct.
11:36
11:36

Construction of Road Excites Residents of Tisai Island Kumi District 1 3

Ben Chilakol, the Tisai Island Sub County Chairperson, says that they don’t have social amenities such as schools, health facilities and clean water. Chilakol says that every time they ask for infrastructure, issues of access to the area come into play.
14:06
14:06

Police Deserter Arrested for Impersonating NDA Staff drug inspection 1

Engwedu and Dr Martin Okello were allegedly carrying out illegal operations and confiscating drugs in Osera, Kapokin, Akum and Akide under Ongino sub-counties.
09:06
09:06

Former Kaberamaido RDC Begs for Financial Assistance Kumi District 1 1

Oonya, who quit his job last year to contest in the National Resistance Movement primary elections for the Kumi County parliamentary seat, was involved in a motorcycle accident on January 31st, 2021 while collecting information on the presidential elections in Anyara Sub County.
19:00
19:00

Court Dismisses Kumi Woman MP Vote Recount Application Kumi District 1 2

Monica Amono, Soroti Chief Magistrate rejected Amoding’s application on grounds that it lacked facts and evidence.
10:00
10:00

Kumi Candidates Disagree on the Relocation of Tally Center 2020/2021 election 1 2

Jackson Odong, an Independent candidate and Robert Ocen, the FDC flag bearer for Kumi Municipality MP note that unlike the District Council Hall which is spacious, the new tally center is small and agents and other people could be barred from witnessing vote-counting in Kumi in the guise observing SOPs for COVID-19.
16:12
16:12

Stop Using Foreigners to Attack Us - Amuriat Foreign nationals 2 1

According to Amuriat, after being pepper- sprayed at Buwaya Village, on his way to Tororo district on Monday, he is still suffering deep pain especially after his eyes that couldn’t see for five hours. He told his supporters that he wears two pairs of glasses to try to protect him from the substances he is being sprayed with during the attack.
16:32
16:32

Tumukunde's Pledge of Market Construction Excites Kumi Traders Kumi District 3 1

Tumukunde, who concluded his four- day campaign trail in Teso told traders that the market is one of the components of development in an area which he notes employs many people
12:49
12:49

Four Hospitalized in Kumi After Bus Accident road accidents 1 2

The causalities included the driver identified as Joseph Erienyu, his conductor and two passengers were injured when the bus hit a pothole near the railway line in Kumi, making the driver lose control, according to John Edepu Epongu, the Officer in Charge of Traffic in Kumi District.
18:15
18:15

Serere, Kumi NRM Winners Declared Despite Glaring Irregularities 2020 NRM primaries 1 2

“I am surprised to hear that I got 110 votes in my polling station. To be honest, in this house, I got only ten votes and the winner there had 101 votes. How come that I was added 100 votes and the winner more than 500 votes? Something is fishy in this election and the officials know what they did at the polling stations”, one of the candidates said.
15:28
15:28

Man Arrested With Grenade in Kumi Kumi District 1 1

David Ongom Mudong, the East Kyoga Police Spokesman says Okello has been charged with unlawful possession of firearms and will be produced to court once investigations are complete.
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