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07:40
07:40

Karimojong Warriors Arrested With Bows and Arrows to Face Military Court updf 1 1 Top story

Maj. Peter Mugisa, the UPDF 3rd Division Spokesperson has welcomed the resolution, saying they recently apprehended six hard core criminals pending appearance in the military court.
12:23
12:23

Family, UPDF Finally Agree to Bury LC III Chairperson 3

The family spokesperson told URN that a resolution to bury the late was finally arrived at following series of unsuccessful engagement with the UPDF over compensation of the late, hence the family resolved to accord the deceased burial
15:01
15:01

Local Defence Personnel Shoots LCIII Chairman Dead in Moroto 1 1

The shooting followed a fracas in which the Chairman was trying to stop LDU personnel from attaching cattle belonging to area residents. In the midst of the verbal exchange, Loyomo was shot in the chest and died instantly.
13:15
13:15

UPDF Soldier Hacks Wife in Moroto Police 1 2

Corporal Stanley Adrionzi, 42 hacked his wife on the head twice and collar bone and at around 2:00 am before handing himself to police.
16:35
16:35

Police Officer Commits Suicide in Moroto Uganda Police Force

Corporal Samuel Opio's body was found hanging in unoccupied building near Nakiloro Police Post.
15:14
15:14

Motorcycle Thefts Hit Moroto Town Moroto District 1 1

According to Moroto Boda- Boda association chairman, Simon Peter Korobe, rampant attacks on Boda- Boda cyclists started last month and three riders were attacked in a space of one week and their bikes stolen by the assailants.
17:19
17:19

Napak Chief Administrative Officer Arrested on Allegations of Embezzlement alebtong district 1

Mbaagwa was arrested by the State House Anti- Corruption Unit from his office this morning after he allegedly failed to turn up for questioning last month. Napak District Police Commander Michael Ongica told URN that the CAO had been summoned in connection to allegations of corruption, diversion of government funds and embezzlement involving nine other officials from Alebtong District.
15:45
15:45

Moroto Hospital Staff Pinned for Illegally Removing Patients Uterus Ministry of Healt 5 1 Top story

The couple recorded the statement at Moroto Central Police Station following the arrest of the same Doctor by the State House Anti- Corruption Unit. He was arrested on Tuesday by the team led by Lt. Col. Edith Nakalema following complaints of unprofessional conduct lodged against him.
15:30
15:30

8 Moroto District Officials Released on Bond State House 1

Charles Denaya, the officer in- charge Moroto Central Police Station, says that the officials were released on Wednesday. He, however, says that Dr Phillip Akunguru, the staff at Moroto Regional Referral Hospital who is accused of stealing drugs and conducting illegal procedures including removal of uteruses is still in custody.
10:58
10:58

Moroto Hospital Internal Auditor Earns Two Salaries Education Ministry 1

Olum draws another salary from Arua Regional Referral Hospital where he also serves as an internal auditor. This came to limelight on Tuesday in a meeting convened by the State House Anti- Corruption Unit led by Lt. Col. Edith Nakalema.
19:58
19:58

State House Anti-Corruption Unit Cracks Whip in Moroto 1 1

Nakalema noted that her visit was informed by several complaints especially regarding issues at Moroto Regional Referral Hospital and boreholes that were allegedly not drilled. Other concerns were illegal recruitment of staff, misplaced priorities affecting smooth operations in the hospital and procurement-related issues.
11:14
11:14

Uganda Human Rights Commission Probing Kaabong Murders 1

A number of murder cases which include shootings, strangulations and other forms have been reported in the district. The recent case that compelled the team to camp in Kaabong this week involves a civilian, Longem Tayal, 22, resident of Kalonyangiat village in Kalapata Sub County.
10:56
10:56

Teacher in Mororo Arrested for Alleged Defilement Moroto District 1

Police arrested Charles Iiko at a drinking joint in Labourline village, Moroto Municipality on Saturday. It is alleged that Iiko took advantage of a P.2 pupil who was hungry and enticed her with food.
15:47
15:47

Napak Residents Petition Land Commission over Disputed Land Industrial Park 1 1

The land measuring 168.9 hectares was registered under the names of Peter Amodoi in 2010 who sold it to Uganda Investment Authority-UIA in 2011.
06:54
06:54

Moroto Orphanage Turned into Child Labour Center 3 2

By the time of the URN visit the Orphanage on Monday, just few minutes to 02:00pm, the cook was preparing porridge for the children. Children, teachers and some support staff found at the school, said the porridge had delayed due to absence of firewood.
17:04
17:04

OPM Vehicle Knocks One Dead in Moroto road carnage 2 1

The vehicle registration number UG 0787 Z crashed Paul Lemu Macho around 10:48 pm on Sunday night along Moroto- Soroti road, five kilometers outside Moroto town.
07:41
07:41

Abim Notorious Criminal Shot Dead abim district 1 1

Capt. Abert Arinaitwe, the 3rd Division Spokesman says Olweny landed in an ambush at night with a stolen bicycle and hoes among other stolen items. He revealed that Olweny has been on the list of the five most wanted criminals in Karamoja.
19:37
19:37

30 Night Revelers Arrested in Moroto Security Swoop night revellers 2

Charles Denaya, the Officer in charge of Moroto Central Police Station says the police acted after complaints of theft, simple robberies, and assaults in the villages of Labour Line and Camp Swahili Chini.
10:56
10:56

Teacher Struck from Payroll for Defilement child protection 2 1

Walucho’s troubles started when he was arrested for allegedly defiling nine girls from the same school. Police, however, failed to proceed with the defilement case and was instead charged for assault.
17:25
17:25

LDU Shootings Split Abim, Kotido court martial 1 2

The LDUs attached to Otalabar Army Detach shot dead two men and a 10-year old boy only identified as Apalocolut of Nakapelimoru Sub County. The victims are Lopus Apanaleso, 27 and Lotoya Rengetau 25, all residents of Panyangara Sub County in Kotido district.
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