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12:27
12:27

Agago Man Arrested for Stabbing Wife to Death aswa region police 2

Jimmy Patrick Okema, the Aswa Region Police Spokesperson says police visited the crime scene, recovered a knife used in the murder and arrested the suspect who has been charged for murder charges under police vide CRB 69/2019.
15:34
15:34

Agago Police Officer Arrested for Shooting at Residents

Obol was arrested on Sunday and detained at Kalongo Police Station to explain why he opened fire on Saturday morning.
15:50
15:50

Human-Wildlife Conflicts Escalate in Agago local defence unit 2 1

Joel Ogal, the Lapono Sub-County LC V Councilor, says the LDUs were on regular patrol when they encountered the stray elephants. He says the LDUs shot in the air to scare the animals leading to a stampede.
15:21
15:21

13 People Arrested for Procuring Defilement in Agago child marriages 1

Overall, Agago district tops teenage pregnancies, the highest in the country at 28 per cent, higher than the national average at 26 percent.
09:28
09:28

Four Arrested During Centenary Celebration Of Paimol Martyrs 1

Okema also disclosed to URN that police recovered four knives from some of the pilgrims at the checkpoint purportedly meant for stabbing though he did not substantiate whether or not the culprits were arrested.
13:15
13:15

Violent Storm Kills One, Injures 24 in Agago 1

Santa Omara, an eye witness says several revelers were cut by iron sheets propelled by strong violent winds. Omara says two people were gravely hit unconscious by debris.
12:53
12:53

Agago Battles Accelerating Teenage Pregnancies 2

Ray Charles Okwir, the Agago Resident District Commissioner, says he has tasked police to investigate all defilement cases to their logical conclusion. He asks parents and local leaders to report all cases of child marriage to police for investigations.
11:33
11:33

Agago Sets Tough Conditions for Karamojong Pastoralists grazing land 2 1

Annually, the herdsmen are forced into the district in search for grazing land due to drought.
15:38
15:38

Minor Killed in House Fire

Lillian Adiyo says she locked the two in the house and left a candle burning under a plastic chair, which she suspects could have been the source of the fire.
07:50
07:50

Suspected Karimojong Warriors Kill 3 in Agago 1

The incident happened in a jungle of Anywang Gai village in Lojim Parish, Omiya Pacwa Sub County on Monday. The deceased have been identified as 40-year-old Adious Ocaya, Saddam Otoo and Walter Ochan. David Oyoo, 22, is receiving treatment at Dr. Ambrosoli Hospital in Kalongo for injuries he sustained during the attack.
15:14
15:14

Bees Invade Agago Health Center swarm of bees

Francis Okumu, a resident neighboring the health center, said bees have settled in one of the ceiling boards in the health facility. He says they could have smoked out the bees but fear burning the ceiling.
06:41
06:41

Pictorial: Pilgrimage In Wipolo Martyrs Shrine in Agago District gulu archdiocese 14

Born around 1902 in Ogom-Payira to pagan parents, Lodi and Amona, Daudi attended the instruction to receive baptism aged 16. Baptized by Father Cesare Gambaretto on June 1, 1916, Daudi received his first holy communion on the same day and was confirmed on October 15, 1916.
08:35
08:35

Paimol Martyrs Shrine, "The Heaven Of Uganda" gulu archdiocese 4 1 Top story

Father Joseph Okumu says the strong belief that the Church attaches to Paimol Martyrs Shrine is what compelled it to rename the shrine Wipolo, which means in-heaven in the native Acholi language.
15:55
15:55

Paimol Martyrs Shrine Finally Gets Clean Water Supply gulu archdiocese 1 1

Bishop Franzelli used the ceremony to urge Christians to subdue their fears by faith, step out of their comfort zones and preach the gospel. Using the anecdote of evangelizing Paimol, Bishop Franzelli urged Members of Parliament to embrace peaceful dialogue in Parliament instead of violence.
11:37
11:37

Pilgrims Trek To Paimol Martyrs Shrine In Agago 2 1

Pilgrims started assembling at the shrine last week. Rev. Father Joseph Okumu, the Rector Wipolo Martyrs Chapel, says the shrine is set for this years anniversary.
11:21
11:21

Pictorial: Pilgrimage At Wipolo Martyrs Shrine In Agago

Daudi Okello and Jildo Irwa were allegedly speared to death on October 20th 1918 by people believed to have been agents of Arab slave traders for preaching against slavery.
15:50
15:50

Man Jumps Into Burning House in Agago agago district

George Omara died in Labwor Okok village in Agago Central parish on Wednesday, when he jumped into his burning grass-thatched hut. Albert Onyango, the Agago district police commander DPC, says the deceased started the fire that claimed his life.
15:06
15:06

Lightning Kills One in Agago

Rose Atto, the female councilor Paluti parish in Kalongo Town Council, says Odoch is currently receiving treatment at Dr. Ambrosoli Memorial Hospital in Kalongo for treatment.
14:25
14:25

Three Arrested for Killing Stray Elephants in Agago

Agago District Police Commander Albert Onyango says the three; Martin Ojok, Franco Okello and Paul Otto, were arrested with freshly extracted elephant tusks. They were arrested from Kaket Village in Lapono Sub County.
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