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13:36
13:36

Farmers in Abim Abandon Gardens Over Insecurity Cry out for help 4 1

According to farmers, despite the military deployment in the district, the Karamojong cattle rustlers have continued terrorizing them from their gardens.
10:43
10:43

Abim Leaders Irked by Rising Insecurity 5 1

In the past two months alone, at least 28 civilians have been shot by the warriors, and an unspecified number of livestock has been raided. Emmanuel Owena, the LC3 chairperson for Alerek Sub County in Abim district told URN that they are worried about an increase in the attacks by suspected Karimojong warriors using bow and arrows.
10:04
10:04

Security Tightened as Karamoja Cultural Festival Resumes Abim district 1 1

Micheal Longole, the Mt. Moroto Regional Police spokesperson, says security measures have been tightened on all the routes leading to Abim district and its bordering districts following the unpredictable security in the region.
08:49
08:49

Another LC3 chairperson in Karamoja Escapes Gun Attack abim district 1

Micheal Longole, the Mt. Moroto regional police spokesperson told URN that Ochuu was attacked along with Robert Amenya, a boda boda rider by two Karamojong warriors armed with a gun.
14:56
14:56

Business Paralyzed in Abim as Residents Protest Insecurity abim district 3 2

Nelson Otim Olwit, a resident of Abim Town Council, says that while people were angered by the death of Ogolla and the continued raids in the district, another group worsened the situation when they attempted to steal cattle from the same home on Sunday night.
14:29
14:29

PISO Survives Arson 1 1

The incident which took place at Akwangagwel village in Abim district has left residents in a panic state, wondering why anyone would commit such erroneous act.
11:00
11:00

Abim Residents Live in Fear Following Increased Attacks by Suspected Warriors 1

According to Owilli, the deceased was seating in front of his house when he was shot dead. He says three people have been killed by suspected Matheniko and Jie cattle rustlers in his village since this year began. He says one of the residents was killed in his garden while another was shot with an arrow at a community borehole.
14:00
14:00

Six Suspected COVID-19 Cases Escape from Quarantine in Abim abim district 2

The six were all primary contacts of a confirmed COVID -19 case who went into hiding at Awach Health Centre II leading to its closure. They had been quarantined at Abim Hospital on Monday but escaped after only three days, before the return of their samples, to prove their health status.
22:31
22:31

Ministry of Lands to Resolve Abim-Agago Boundary Dispute agago district 2

In a letter from the ministry of Lands Housing and Urban Development to the district authorities, the ministry has promised to open the boundaries in July in a bid to quell the long standing dispute that has often turned bloody.
13:59
13:59

Abim District Quarantine Centre Ill Equipped 2

Samuel Mpimbaza Hashaka, the Abim Resident District Commissioner and Chairperson of COVID -19 Task-forces, says that since March, the task force has failed to provide beddings to the centre.
15:03
15:03

One Shot, Six Injured in Abim-Agogo Dispute Over Boundary 2

Witnesses said the attackers who numbered around 20 men armed with machetes and pangas stormed a settlement dominated by the residents of Abim and set a blaze houses - destroying property.
06:45
06:45

Two Killed in Abim Over Thefts of Cattle 1

Samuel Mpimbaza Hashaka, the Abim Resident District Commissioner, says the shootout occurred during the pursuit of the cows by the Local Defense Unit personnel.
16:43
16:43

New Spate of Killings Worry Abim Leaders dpc robert katuramu 2

Last weekend, three minors were killed in Nyakwae and Alerek sub-counties in Abim district.Three other people survived with serious injuries sustained from bullets.
12:41
12:41

Three LDUs Arrested for Murder of Herdsmen Uganda Police Force 2

The group reportedly shot dead a 10- year old boy only identified as Apalocolut of Nakapelimoru Sub County, Kotido district and two others; Lopus Apanaleso, 27 and Lotoya Rengetau 25, residents of Panyangara Sub County and Kotido Municipality respectively.
12:14
12:14

Karamoja Minister Wants Spate of Killings Investigated karamoja sub region 1 1

Since December, unknown people have carried out killings in Abim, Kotido and Kaabong raising tension in the community. However, no suspects have been arrested causing uproar.
19:05
19:05

Abim Crime Preventer Lynched Over Theft dpc robert katuramu 1

Joseph Kabila died on his way to Kanu HC11 in Abim Sub County in Saturday. He was accused of stealing two goats belonging to Christopher Omara, a resident of North Village in Gereger parish, Abim Sub County.
07:22
07:22

Learn To Preserve Food, Janet Tells Karamoja karamoja hunger 2 1 Top story

State Minister for Karamoja, Janet Museveni says the prolonged dry spell in the region should be an eye opener to the Karimojong, to start planning for their families and livestock to avoid starvation.
13:18
13:18

UPDF Kills Rustlers in Nakapiripirit karamoja sub region 1

The incident happened at Lochoe Hills, a border point of Napak and Nakapiripirit districts, some 100 kilometres south of Moroto town.
18:14
18:14

Uganda, Kenya Swap Captured Firearms karamoja sub region 1

Kenya handed six guns to Uganda while the former received four sub machine guns in a move aimed at strengthening security matters.
10:51
10:51

UPDF Seizes 39 Guns from Pokot Pastoralists

Lt. Colonel Jimmy Musoke, the UPDF 407 Brigade Commander overseeing Nakapiripirit and Amudat districts, said that the seized rifles include 38 sub machine guns and one Short Assault Rifle- SAR. Also recovered are four rounds of ammunition.
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