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08:02
08:02

Over 20 Villages in Alito Sub County Lack Clean Water 5 2

Sarah Adong, a resident of Otkwac village, says that there is a need to sink either a borehole or deep well because the open well they are using is unsafe as it floods whenever it rains.
06:56
06:56

Son Kills Father in UGX 5,000 Fight 1

George Ocwic, an eyewitness, says the deceased was punishing his teenage daughter for the alleged theft of the money. According to Ocwic, the suspect intervened to save his sister and instead picked timber, which he used to strike his father on the forehead killing him instantly.
13:54
13:54

UGX 130M Emyooga Funds Unaccounted For in Kole North Emyooga Program 1 5

A report by Members of Parliament assessing the program shows that the funds were fraudulently withdrawn from the SACCO accounts under the authorization of the District Commercial Officer.
09:34
09:34

Head Teacher Arrested for Embezzling Examination Fees, Issuing Fake Results 3 2

It is alleged that Obal only remitted Shillings 600,000 from the over Shillings 7million he collected from 35 candidates to UNEB.
08:07
08:07

Man Offers Free Transport to Cancer Patients 5 2

Robinson Wece started his operations in July after realizing that the travel ban has affected the lifestyle of many people especially the sick. With clearance from Lira District Health Officer and the UCI, Wece transport patients with referral letters from Lira Regional Referral Hospital and those discharged by UCI to return home.
07:29
07:29

Akalo Town Council Residents Rejects Lira City Cemetery 3

In 2017, Lira Municipal council started developing a plan to use the land as their burial ground drawing protests from the former leaders of Akalo Sub County rendering the land idle.
14:06
14:06

Kole Man Commits Suicide Over UGX 50,000 Debt 2

Denis Obong-the LC 1 Chairperson Omolodyang village says Obong who was a social man and had no grudge with anybody might have turned to suicide out of frustration.
16:10
16:10

Family Hunts Accident Victim's Relatives, Months After Mistakenly Burying Remains 2

General Okello Arao, a resident of Aculbanya cell in Ogwang-acuma ward in Aboke town council says that Winnie Acio, a member of Atek-angulo clan disappeared from home and when the accident occurred they were informed that one of the victims was from Aculbanya cell.
12:00
12:00

UPC Candidate Withdraws from Kole LCV Race 1 2

Alagu claims that he has received several threats from security personnel, whom he declined to name asking him to step down or face their brutality.
11:30
11:30

Kole LCI Chairman, three Others Arrested Over Fighting for NRM Cash 1 3

The arrest stemmed from a dramatic incident when locals in the area engaged in a physical fight for Money disbursed by the National Resistance Movement party to the village as facilitation to the voters.
11:52
11:52

Five Arrested, Six Motorcycles Recovered in Kole District 1 1

Statements by the suspects in custody show that the suspects serve their victims with edibles and drinks lased with chloroform before they rob their motorcycles. The group sometimes hires motorcycles for self ride and they allegedly disappear with them.
13:21
13:21

Hailstorm Destroys Houses, Gardens in Kole 2 3

The hailstorm destroyed gardens of cassava, simsim, maize and other crops in the six Villages in Adyang parish, Akalo Sub County.
23:28
23:28

Police Constable Arrested for Hiring Out Gun to Civilian in Kole 1

It’s alleged that Alunyu hired out the gun to Okecha who intern used it to threaten homes of Moses Ojok, Nixson Moro and Tom Okello, all residents of Akaidebe B Village, Akwirididi parish, Aboke Sub County on Sunday evening.
15:04
15:04

Kole Farmer Dies in Scuffle With Police Officers 2 1

Allan Okello and Maxwell Oruk, both eyewitnesses, say the scuffle broke out after Corporal Stella Lamunu, the Officer in Charge of Apii Outpost went to pick the deceased from his residency in Akecha Village in Akecha parish in Bala Sub County for allegedly raping a 15-year-old girl.
11:40
11:40

Kole Man Commits Suicide after Being Caned For Excessive Alcohol Consumption Uganda Police Force 2

According to Ebonga, after being punished by the clan leaders, the deceased reportedly kept telling his friends that he may end up taking his life because of persistent harassment by his step-mother. The deceased’s father, Vincent Oder separated with his mother some years back.
20:47
20:47

Two People Killed by Own Children in Kole District 2

It's reported that Obang was speared to death by his 20-year-old son Denis Okello during a domestic brawl at 2 pm Friday. Cyprian Ocuti, the LCII chairperson of Barongin parish, says that Obang returned home while drunk and picked a quarrel with his family members.
11:24
11:24

Kole NRM Chairperson Succumbs to Coronavirus Disease Health Ministry 3

His sister, Lilly Auma, says the deceased started complaining of cough and flu last week on Friday. She says that he was taken to Lira Medical center where his samples were drawn for Covid19 testing.
12:36
12:36

5 Police Officers Arrested for Theft of Motorcycle Uganda Police Force 2

The arrest followed a complaint lodged by Tonny Abal, a local resident of Ngetta Sub county who claims his motorcycle disappeared from the police parking yard after it was impounded during the curfew time last week.
18:25
18:25

Vicar Arrested in Kwania for Conducting Prayers Church Of Uganda 2

Rev. Newtown Abalo was arrested together with Jimmy Uhuru Onyewa, the LCI chairperson of Teduka cell after a tip-off from residents.
11:16
11:16

No Money to Fight Desert Locusts in Kole District 1 5

However, Francis Acobi, the District entomology officer has declared that the district doesn't have money to control the locusts. He says they are waiting on the central government to use the army to control the locusts by spraying.
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