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Govt Bans Commercial Charcoal Trade, Timber Production In Gulu District

  The Ministry of Water and Environment has banned commercial charcoal trade and timber production in Gulu District to combat environmental degradation. In a January 11 letter, the State Mi

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Pretty Nicole's Offender Queen Kaftah Remanded To Luzira Prison Until January 31 After Charged with Aggravated Torture

  Kaftah Queen, 18, one of the people who were filmed harassing and torturing their colleague accusing her of trying to “steal” her boyfriend has been charged and remanded to Luzir

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Man Arrested For Killing Son In Amuru

  Police in Amuru District has arrested a 20 year old man for allegedly killing his 4 year old son for unknown reasons. The suspect has been identified as Walter Komakech, a resident of Kak

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Man Kills Wife, Self After Wife Denying Him To Wed Another Wife In Oyam.

  A 66-year-old man in Oyam District has allegedly murdered his wife in cold blood after the victim refused to give him a greenlight to wed another woman. Wilbert Olwa, a resident of Apany

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South Sudanese National Stabbed To Death In Bweyale Refugee Settlement

  A-24 year old South Sudanese national has been stabbed to death on Sunday morning during a flight of criminal gangs at Kiryandongo Refugee Settlement in Bweyale town council. The deceased

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Armed Men Kill 3 Family Members, Walked Away With Millions In Lira

  Police in Lira District is hunting for unknown gunmen who raided Te-Akangi Village, Ogur Parish, Ogur Sub County and killed three family members before robbing them of 5 millions in the atta

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Man Catches Pregnant Wife In hospital Bed With Lover

  A pregnant woman had been confined in hospital for five days because she was suffering from malaria was caught red-handed by her husband having sex with a 24-year-old man. The police in A

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Africans Should play vaccine Geo-Politics Right To Survive The Next Pandemic - Singer Strike Machine

  Musician cum political activist,  Obedgiu Samuel lias Strike Machine has appealed to Africans to play vaccine geo-politics right in order to survive next pandemic. In June 2022, the

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Teenage Mother Arrested For Dumping New Born Baby In Pit Latrine In Fear Of Losing Her Marriage

  Police in Arua District are holding a 22-year-old woman for allegedly dumping her newly born baby boy into a pit latrine. The West Nile Region Police Spokesperson Josephine Angucia has id

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Acholi MPs Wants Gov't to Compensate Kamdini Road Crash Victims

  A section of lawmakers from Acholi region have asked the government to provide support to family members of Kamdini road victims and for others who sustained injuries due to road crash like

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16 Passengers Killed In Kampala-Gulu Road, Several Others Injured

  Sixteen people were on Friday, January, 6 confirmed dead following a nasty road crash along Kampala-Gulu Highway after a Bus they were traveling in was involved in an accident at Adebe Tradi

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36 South Sudanese Nationals Survive Death In Amuru District

  A total of 36 South Sudanese nationals are nursing severe injuries sustained from an accident that occurred in Amuru on Monday evening. The victims sustained critical injuries when the Ti

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Suspected Rebel Leader Arrested In Zombo District

  A suspected rebel leader who has been operating in eastern DR Congo has been arrested in Zombo District. The rebel leader identified as Ichega Mansur Mangenga (Ngabiroch) belonged to the

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Pader Security Orders Ban On Disco During Xmas Festivities

  While several people in other parts of the country are planning huge concerts, and merry-making, in Pader district, the security committee has ordered a ban on all discos and other night per

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2 Perish In Kampala-Gulu Highway Accident, Several Escape With Serious Injuries

  At least two people have been reportedly killed and ten injured after a bus collided head-on with a Fuso truck along the Kampala-Gulu Highway during wee hours on Friday. According to the

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I'm Being Hunted By Museveni Men In All Parts Of Africa - Bosmic Otim Opens Up

Musician cum politician and government critic, Bosmic Otim hinted on November, 28, 2022 that he is currently being hunted tooth and nail by president Museveni men. Early this year, the outspoken

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Ex- LRA Commander Kwoyelo Asks Court To Transfer Him From Luzira Prison To Gulu Prison

Former Lord’s Resistance Army-LRA rebel commander Thomas Kwoyelo, has requested to be transferred from Luzira Maximum Prison to Gulu prison. His lawyer Evans Ochieng, told the court on Mond

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Amolatar District Speaker, Siblings Arrested Over Murder & Human Trafficking

Police are holding the Amolatar district speaker Denis Ojok and his two brothers in connection with the kidnap and murder of a one Kenneth Ayo, a former employee of Amolatar Health Center IV. 

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ICC Prosecutor Wants To Revive Case Against Joseph Kony

  The International Criminal Court (ICC) prosecutor on Thursday said he wanted to launch proceedings against fugitive Ugandan warlord Joseph Kony in his absence. Prosecutor Karim Khan said

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Man Shot Dead By Suspected Karamajong Cattle Rustlers In Agago

  Suspected Karamajong cattle rustlers have shot dead a 28 year old man identified as Obwona Charles in latest attacks in Agago District. The information gathered by this reporter indicates

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Coco Finger Survived Deadly Car Accident

  Ugandan dancehall artiste, Coco Finger real name Moses Okori and his crew yesterday survived a deadly car accident. According to close sources, Coco Finger was traveling to Kampala after

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Ex-LRA Commander Onen Kamdulu Joins NUP, Appointed NUP Mobilizer District Level

  Former Lord's Resistance Army commander Onen Alfred Kamdulu has officially joined National Unity Platform. In 2007, the 49 years old was convicted for aggravated robbery and served ni

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Father Arrested For Defiling Three Of His Own Daughters In Gulu City

  Police in Gulu City have arrested Oloya Alfred, 40, for allegedly defiling three of his juvenile daughters. The suspect is a boda boda rider and a resident of Bar Olam village, Pece Laroo

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Government Orders For Early Closure Of Schools This Month In Bid to Curb Ebola In The Country

Government has finally made a resolution on the closure of schools to break off for third term holidays earlier than the planned dates in a bid to curb the spread of Ebola virus that has since been

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Former Gulu Councilor Hands Self To Police After Stabbing Husband To Death

  Police in Gulu City are currently detaining a senior member of the Democratic Party (DP) for stabbing to death her husband. Francesca Amony, a former National Secretary for the DP Women&r

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NBS TV's Benson Ongom Introduced By Longtime Girlfriend Paula

  Prominent NBS Television journalist Benson Ongom was over the weekend introduced by his longtime girlfriend Paula Awira in a glamourous traditional marriage. Benson Ongom who is NBS Telev

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Doctors Want Kampala To Go Into lockdown Over Increasing Cases Of Ebola

  The Uganda Medical Association President, Dr. Samuel Oledo has recommended that stringent measures including a lockdown be considered for Kampala. This comes when Ebola cases in greater K

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Security To Examine Foreigners In Gulu City

  The Uganda People’s Defence Forces (UPDF) 4th Division Commander, Brig Bonny Bamwiseki, has ordered security in Gulu City to conduct an immediate vetting and arrest of all foreign nati

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Tell My Brother Bosmic Otim To Comeback Home, No One Will Harm Him - Says Brig Bonny Bamwiseki

  The Uganda People's Defense Forces (UPDF) 4th Division Commander, Brig Bonny Bamwiseki has advised musician cum politician Bosmic Otim to return home and reunite with his family and rela

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That is an F9, We Can’t Give Her Free Marks -UNEB Speaks Out On S.4 Candidate Who Lost Sight After Looking At Math Exams

  Uganda National Examination Board (UNEB) Spokesperson, Ms. Jennifer Kalule has confirmed an F9 for the student who lost her sight during her first UNEB papers. Senior Four candidates star

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News Anchor Herbert Zziwa Quits NTV After 7 Years

  Celebrated journalist and news anchor Herbert Zziwa has resigned from Kampala Serena-based station, NTV of Nation Media Group. Zziwa who has been presenting the NTV Akawungeezi news took

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LC1 Chairman Arrested Over Procuring Defilement In Apac

  Police in Apac District have arrested the Adyang B ward Teboke parish chairman, Ongom Andrew on the order of the Deputy RDC Acham Proscovia yesterday for procuring defilement.   T

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Bobi Wine’s Show in Dubai Has Been Banned and Cancelled

  Uganda's musician cum politician, Kyagulanyi Ssentamu aka Bobi Wine was set to have his mega concert in the United Arab Emirates today in Dubai. "Unfortunately our charity concer

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Bobi Wine Arrested, Detained For Hours in Dubai

  The National Unity Platform (NUP) President Robert Kyagulanyi alias Bobi Wine has been arrested and detained for hours in Dubai, United Arab Emirates where he had gone to perform at a charit

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Singer Anecoo Omitto Joins Gov't In Demonstrating Against European Union Over Oil Pipeline

  Uganda's international Reggae Artiste, Anecoo Omitto became the first Ugandan artiste to join the rest of Ugandans in demonstrating against European Union Parliament's resolution aga

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Museveni Commits Over Shs1bn For The Beatification Ceremony Of Rev. Fr. Dr Giuseppe Ambrosoli

  President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni has assured the Catholic Church of government support towards the beatification ceremony of Fr Dr. Giuseppe Ambrosoli, a Roman Catholic priest under the Com

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UPDF Helicopter Crashes In Fort Portal

  A Uganda People’s Defense Force (UPDF) helicopter has crashed in Fort Portal. According to the reports from the scene, the helicopter crashed into a mud and wattle house at Saaka at

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Museveni Appoints Sam Engola Presidential Advisor On Lango Affairs

  Former Minister for Lands, Sam Engola has been appointed by President Museveni as a senior Presidential Advisor on Lango Affairs. Excited Sam Engola confirmed the appointment immediately

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Woman Who Appeared In A Viral Video Torturing Her Child Sentenced To 18 Months In Prison

  Dorothy Nabulime, a mother who appeared in a viral video physically abusing her child sentenced to 18 months in prison. Nabulime has been convicted on her own plea as she pleaded guilty a

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Sipapa Fingerprints Link Him To 12 Other Crime Scenes In Kampala., Says Police

  Police spokesperson, Fred Enanga, has said that their preliminary investigations are linking controversial city socialite Olim Charles, aka Sipapa, to different other crimes. Last week, S

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Panic In Agago As Cattle Rustlers Shot Dead Two UPDF Soldiers, Fled With Over 2000 Cattle

  Two of the Uganda People's Defense Forces soldiers (UPDF) have been shot dead on Wednesday 7, 2022 after suspected Karamojong cattle rustlers raid Agago District. The attack took plac

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PM Robinah Nabbanja Clears Nyege Nyege Festival To Go On As Planned

  Nyege Nyege lovers across the globe have every reason to smile after authorities in Uganda on Wednesday, September 7, 2022, gave a green light for the festival to go on as planned. In a m

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Former Presidential Candidate John Katumba Arrested

  Police in Kampala have this afternoon arrested the former presidential candidate, John Katumba for holding an illegal assembly in downtown Kampala. The Kampala Metropolitan Police Spokesm

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Lamwaka Catherine And Hubby Welcomes A New Baby

  The Omoro County Woman MP, Hon. Catherine Lamwaka gave birth to her first child with Gen Charles Otema Awany. The couple tied knot last year on the 13th of March 2021 in a colorful marria

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Ugandan Citizens To Pay Shs200k For The Replacement Of Their Lost National ID

  The Minister of Internal Affairs, Maj Gen Kahinda Otafiire, has disclosed that each citizen of Uganda will have to pay Shs 200,000 for lost national ID replacements or make changes. 

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Panic In Arua City As Five People Died Over Suspected Alcohol Poisoning

  At least five people have reportedly been poisoned to death after taking alcoholic drinks at a local pub in Origama Cell, Mvara Ward, Ayivu Division, Arua City. According to source, five

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Kitgum CAO, 14 Others Arrested Over Swindling Shs526 Million PDM Funds

The police in Kitgum have arrested, the Kitgum Chief Administrative Officer (CAO) and 14 other technical staff for allegedly swindling of the Parish Development Module (PDM) Funds. The suspects i

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Hunger Forces Teenage Girls To Turn Thy Vending To Earn A Living In Gulu City

  A new report which has emerged reveals that hunger has forced a lot teenage girls in Gulu city to start selling themselves like tomatoes in order to sustain their livelihood. According to

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The Omoro and Soroti East By Elections: Putting Uganda Political Future Into Perspective

  In the early years of Acholi existence, inter and intra clan conflicts were not uncommon.  When the Payira clan moved to  attack one of the clans, they were ambushed and immediatel

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