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17:43
17:43

Agu Bridge Accident Claims 4, Injures 7 Others four people dead 1

The taxi they were traveling in plunged into Agu Bridge after it lost control.
12:12
12:12

Serere Police Holds Eight Over Murder illegal guns 2 1

Michael Odongo, the East Kyoga Region Police Spokesperson, says the assailants shot the deceased three times in the stomach before cutting his neck.
06:58
06:58

Minister Akiror Finally Records Statement michael odongo

According to Odongo, it was hard for police to proceed with investigations into the allegations labeled against the suspects without the ministers statement.
19:07
19:07

Police Surgeon Accused of Extorting Money for Postmortem michael odongo 1 1

The deceased persons identified as Stephen Opio, Boniface Apetu, James Omoit, Vincent Osingai, John Opio, Juventine Ebulet and John Okuda, all cattle traders from Ngora, were travelling to Otuboi cattle market in Kaberamaido district when their vehicle a fuso lorry registration number UAQ 033 T lost control and swerved off the road.
13:28
13:28

Accident Claims 7 Cattle Traders in Soroti michael odongo 2 1

There were conflicting reports on the number of victims by press time. While Eyewitnesses said the deceased were more than 10, one of the staff at Soroti Hospital confirmed that seven bodies had been taken to the Hospital Mortuary.
17:24
17:24

PSU Orders Release Two Soroti Suspects dfcu 1 1

According to source, PSU called Maxwell Ogwal Onep, the East Kyoga Region Police Commander questioning why the duo was being held for this long without any clear charge brought against them.
11:23
11:23

Soroti Teacher Arrested for Alleged Defilement michael odongo 2 1

Michael Odongo, the East Kyoga region police spokesperson explains that Arorwa was arrested near Catholic Youth Centre in Soroti town trying to flee to his village.
20:37
20:37

Uganda Railway Police Overpowers Armed Robbers in Soroti railway slippers 2 1

The incident happened today at around 3:30am in Odudui village- Arabaka parish Arapai Sub County in Soroti district. Last month, again police recovered 73 railway slippers in the same location.
16:57
16:57

Man Hangs Self in Church michael odongo 2 1

Michael Odongo, the East Kyoga Region Police Spokesperson, says Okoches body was found dangling in the church around 10:00am on Monday.
15:19
15:19

Mother Stabs Attendant to Death at Soroti Hospital michael odongo 2

The two had reportedly disagreed on a ploy to escape from Soroti Regional Referral Hospital where, the woman, identified as Paska Angela had a caesarian birth last evening.
19:17
19:17

Two Police Officers Arrested for Shooting Minor in Soroti police shooting 1 3

The accused officers identified as SPC Delilah Etotu and detective SPC Joram Eteku shot and injured the minor last night at Odudui trading Centre, where they had been called to control a crowd that had gathered to celebrate Ugandas Independence Day.
11:47
11:47

Jinja RDC in Trouble Over UPDF Boots village 2 1 Top story

Sakwa has admitted recording a statement at Kumi Police station, but denies involvement in any robbery case. He told URN on phone on this morning that he took his military boots for polishing to a Shoe shiner on Saturday and traveled to Mbale for burial hoping to pick them the next day.
07:56
07:56

Phone Print Outs Locate Kidnapped Soroti Businessman in Masindi michael odongo 1 1

Its now over one week, when Joseph Eboku, a resident of Majengo cell in Soroti Municipality and businessman dealing in general merchandise reportedly went missing on September 24th 2018 according to police.
14:13
14:13

Soroti Mentally Impaired Man Dies michael odongo 1 1

On Monday, James Ajaru, 28, a resident of Apia village in Katine Sub County is reported to have beaten his neighbours children killing one child instantly using a pounding stick.
11:53
11:53

Family of Seven Burnt to Ashes in Bukedea seven people dead 2 1

Kyoga Regional Police Spokesperson Michael Odongo identified the deceased as John Okoboi 34, the house head, his wife Florence Ajimo, a relative Dinah Kayaye, and the children; Anna Adongo, Charles Okwalinga, Joy Apolot 2 and Alfred Okidi. The children were aged between 2 months and 6 years.
20:12
20:12

Two Suffocate to Death in School Septic Tank casual laborers 2 1 Top story

Emmanuel Onginyo, the survivor of the incident, says their engineer whose names were not disclosed had asked them to remove the poles from the septic tank.
08:36
08:36

Man Held for Attempting to Sale Bullets michael odongo 2 1

38-year-old David Angura 38, a resident of Aliabu cell, Kichinjaji ward in Northern division -Soroti Municipality was intercepted at Arapai cotton ginnery on Friday where he had reportedly taken the bullets for sale.
19:21
19:21

Police Constable, 5 Others Arrested for Theft of Construction Materials iron bars 2

Michael Odongo, East Kyoga region police spokesperson says the suspects were arrested in Katakwi town on Wednesday by the soldiers led by Brigadier Richard Otto, the UPDF 3rd Division Commander and transferred to Soroti.
10:32
10:32

Suspect Shoots Himself Dead Using Police Gun michael odongo

Michael Odongo, the East Kyoga Region Police Spokesperson, says the handcuffed suspect picked a gun belonging to a police officer attached to Abalang police and shot himself.
14:43
14:43

DSTV Driver Drowns In Lake Bisina district 2 2 Top story

Mulega drowned at 6:30 pm on Friday evening while heading to Katakwi district for a promotion. His body is yet to be recovered.
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