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12:10
12:10

Former Street Children in Napak Receive Scholastic Materials Napak district 2 3

The materials include books, pens, chalk, uniforms, and other basic needs such as blankets, sanitary pads, and clothes among others. These items were on Tuesday delivered to the primary schools of Lokodiokodio and Lotome Girls where the former street children enrolled.
09:37
09:37

308 Karamojong Children Repatriated, Enrolled in School enrolled in schools 6 2

The children aged 5-15 years arrived in Napak on Thursday and were taken to two primary schools that were selected by the district authorities. The children are expected to stay at school for one year without reporting back to their homes or coming in contact with their parents.
16:49
16:49

Napak Parents Miss Children They Sent to Kampala to Beg Napak district 2 6

Kenya Longoli, one of the parents, talks of seven children from his village who were rounded up in the streets of Kampala but they do not know the organization that carried out the operations and where the children were taken. But Mary Agan Apuun, the District Community Development Officer for Napak says it is hard to believe that the parents do not know where their children are because they are the ones who facilitate them to travel to Kampala.
08:40
08:40

Napak Residents Embrace Group Farming to Boost Food Production Napak district 1 3 Top story

The farmers have organized themselves into groups consisting of 10 to 40 members, cultivating up to five acres of land, depending on the group size.
11:53
11:53

Napak Man Held for Aggravated Defilement Napak district 1

The incident is said to have occurred on July 30, 2023, at around 4:00 pm, while the parents were away for prayers. It is alleged that the suspect lured the girl to a house within the same locality and sexually abused her. According to Longole, the police officers responded immediately and the suspect was nabbed from his hideout within the same village.
10:13
10:13

Disbursement of PDM Funds in Napak District Starts 1 1

At least 25 million Shillings has already been distributed to 25 beneficiaries in Nakichumet parish in Matany Sub County as they plan to roll out to other parishes.
10:02
10:02

Gov't Vehicle Intercepted Carrying Illicit Gin Napak district 1

According to Michael Longole, the Mt Moroto regional police spokesperson, the security officers at the Matany checkpoint discovered the jerrycans of illicit waragi covered with a tarpaulin during a routine check.
12:42
12:42

Farmers in Napak Want Security Forces Deployed in Gardens Napak district 2 1

Robert Koryang, a resident of Lotome trading center says that they are worried about going to their farm gardens which are far away from home because of threats from the cattle raiders.
07:18
07:18

Three Mourners Killed in Scuffle at Burial Napak district

Micheal Longole, the Mt. Moroto Regional police spokesperson told URN that the scuffle between the two families led to the death of two mourners who were lynched by a mob. Micheal Longole, the Mt Moroto regional police spokesperson told URN that the scuffle between the two families led to the death of two mourners who were lynched by the angry mob.
13:17
13:17

62-Year-Old Woman killed in House Fire Napak district

Micheal Longole, the Mt. Moroto regional police spokesperson told URN that they still investigating the source of the fire. said the source of the fire is still unknown and by the time the police fire rescue team reached the scene all the ten huts were already razed down.
16:23
16:23

Suspected Warriors Overrun Detach, Steal Two Guns Napak district 1 1 Top story

Micheal Longole, the Mt Moroto regional police spokesperson said they have arrested two of their own officers for failure to protect the armory and seventy-five other civilians whom they suspect could have participated in the offence.
07:58
07:58

UPDF Passes Out Over 77 Officers After Completing Training on Support Weapons Napak district 1

Col. Bernard Tuhame, the 3rd Division Operations, and Training Officer said training is an integral part of the force’s doctrine and the culture through, which discipline and professional standards are achieved.
07:43
07:43

Stolen Goats retrieved from the home of LC1 in Napak District 1 1

Simon Peter Lotem, the LC3 sub county chairperson for Nadunget who was leading the tracking team says they followed footmarks which led them to the home of Albino Lochoro, village chairperson of Lokodiokodio. He said the area chairperson who got suspicious tried to direct the tracking team to a different direction but they insisted until they landed on goats hidden inside the house.
16:50
16:50

Sub-county Chairperson, District Councilor Held over GISO's Murder Napak district 1 3

Brig Joseph Balikudembe, the UPDF 3rd division Army commander said the suspects Identified as Elijah Lobucel, the sub county chairperson and Mario Logit, the district councilor are accused of masterminding the killing of the GISO in Lokopo sub county.
12:35
12:35

Matany Hospital Seeks UGX 600M to Treat Bullet Wound Patients Napak district 2 1

Nsubuga said much as the hospital is receiving some support from the government, it’s too little considering the overwhelming number of patients ferried to the hospital from different regions of Karamoja, Teso, Bugisu, Sebei, some parts of Kenya, and South Sudan.
13:22
13:22

GISO Abandons his Home in Napak over Death Threats Karamajong warriors 1 1

Paul Iriama said he decided to abandon his home following the threats from the warriors who are accusing him for actively participating in disarmament exercise.
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