Ugandan found dead at Dutch airport identified

Ugandan found dead at Dutch airport identified

Odong was born on September 30, 1963 in Gulu district Government run Uganda Media Centre has identified the 53-year-old Uganda has been found dead at the Schiphol airport in Amsterdam, Netherlands as an Assistant Commissioner in charge of Agrochemicals at Ministry of Agriculture. Michael Odong left Entebbe International Airport in Uganda aboard KLM Airlines on […]

Gunmen who killed two in Dokolo used South Sudanese bullets -Police

Gunmen who killed two in Dokolo used  South Sudanese bullets -Police

New information from Police indicates that the identity of the unknown gunmen that killed two members of the same family in Dokolo district could be South Sudanese. David Ongom Odong, the North Kyoga police spokesperson said the offciers investigating the murders discovered that the bullet cartridges found at the scene indicate that the bullets used […]

Gulu reemerges from cholera attack

Gulu reemerges from cholera attack

The three cholera patients admitted for treatment at St Mary’s Hospital Lacor in Gulu have been discharged from isolation. Dr Emmanuel Ochola, the head of HIV, research and documentation department says the hospital effectively contained the disease within days and no new cases have emerged. Dr Ochola says the trio left the isolation ward on […]

Court jails several Nebbi drivers over fake permits

Court jails several Nebbi drivers over fake permits

Court in Nebbi District has remanded six drivers to Koch government prison for lack of valid permits. The six were arrested on Monday during the launch of the nationwide Fiika Salaama campaigns in the West Nile region. They pleaded guilty before the Grade One magistrate, Mr Mike Okonye. The West Nile regional traffic officer, Mr […]

Body of former UNLA Officer Brig Lupaka Langoya Arrives In Uganda

The body of the late Brig Langoya arrived yesterday at Entebbe International Airport aboard Emirates The body of former army officer Brig Johnson Lupaka Langoya who died from the United Kingdom on August 6 arrived in Uganda yesterday aboard Emirates Air. The cause of death was organ failure. He was 82. The late Langoya was […]

Life And Times of Brig Langoya: 1934-2016

  This  is a summarised text about the life and times of the late Brig Johnson Lupaka Langoya. The late Brigadier Johnson Lupaka Langoya was born in 1934 to Mzee Albert Omal and Mama Salume Atim of Olar-Kom, Dec in Padibe Sub County, Lamwo District.  Brig. Langoya was the second born in a family of […]

Will The Iron Hands Of the Police Produce Iron Citizens

The police is in the news for all the wrong reasons. General Kale Kayihura, its head, is an unpopular man by a difficult-to- measure but certainly large section of Uganda’s chattering class. It is generally a good sign for Uganda’s future that the police boss and his methods is loathed by the talking class. First, […]