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15:24
15:24

How Over 40,000 Non-natives Entered Disputed Apaa Apaa land conflicts 2 1

Brig. Kabango told Uganda Radio Network in an interview Friday that illegal land acquisition in the areas of Apaa is the driving factor for the influx of non-natives.
16:03
16:03

Two UPDF Soldiers Jailed For Murder court martial 1 1

Col. Nambafu handed a 20-year jail sentence to Jacob Oyet Ojera a soldier attached to Lugore military Detach in Palaro Sub-county, Gulu district for shooting to death his wife on October 30, 2023.
10:55
10:55

UPDF Commander Sacked, Faces Court Martial Over Brutal Apaa Clashes Apaa land conflicts 4 1 Top story

Col. Benard Rubainika Kashemeza, the former Brigade Commander of the 501 brigade was sacked over the weekend and recalled to the Fourth Infantry Division Headquarters in Gulu City where he is locked up.
15:04
15:04

Apaa Clashes: Security Personnel Faulted for Negligence Apaa land conflict 3 1

Fourth Infantry Division commander Brig. Michael Kabango told Uganda Radio Network on Monday that some security personnel are encouraging the influx of locals inside the gazeted Zoka Central Forest Reserve and East Madi Wildlife Reserve.
17:10
17:10

Six Dead, 11 Injured In Clashes Over Apaa Land Apaa land conflicts 3 1

According to security reports, three of the deceased persons hail from the Central part of Uganda while three others are local farmers of Madi origin. Their identities weren’t readily available by press time.
16:56
16:56

Ten Arrested for Illegal Entry into Cattle Farm in Gulu 2 2

An army officer who commanded the arrest and only identified himself as Innocent from Lugore barracks notes that the suspects assumed roles they weren’t assigned in the implementation of evicting the cattle keepers.
19:57
19:57

UPDF Officer Pinned for Insubordination 1

The prosecution stated that Maj. Kibuuka on or around the 9th day of April 2023 while at Zoka in Itirikwa Sub-county, Adjumani district undermined his supervisor, and Commanding Officer 71st Battalion and deployed troops without informing his Commanding officer contrary to section 36 of the UPDF Act number 7/2005.
13:42
13:42

UPDF Officer Accused of Torturing Civilians Bailed 1

The army disciplinary court charged Maj. Kibuuka 38 of two counts of assault and occasioning bodily harm contrary to section 236 of the penal code Act Cap 120 and insubordinate behavior contrary to section 36 of the UPDF Act number 7/2005.
23:52
23:52

Gen. Elwelu Tasks New Fourth Division Commander To Work With Local Leaders 3 1

Gen. Elwelu notes that it would be a waste of time for the army to achieve its role in promoting security if it doesn’t co-opt and work closely with the local leaders and other stakeholders.
12:17
12:17

Army to Heighten Vigilance, Patrols in Disputed Apaa apaa land dispute 6 1

The UPDF Fourth Infantry Division Commander Brig. Bonny Bamwiseki says increased vigilance, patrols, and ambushes will help to trap perpetrators and curb looming violence from occurring.
15:38
15:38

Pastoralists Eviction Delayed by 10 More Days in Northern Uganda Balaalo herdsmen 2 1 Top story

President Museveni issued a two-month eviction ultimatum in November the last year and set out key conditions for the pastoralists to meet or face eviction. The conditions required that all pastoralists fence off their grazing lands, provide private water sources, and avail to local leaders their genuine personal details, land size and location, and land sales agreements.
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