Uganda Urged to Prosecute Top LRA Leader

Armed convoy: The government has been urged to prosecute the top-ranking LRA commander who was captured in an ambush by Ugandan troops.


  • Uganda:  Soldiers Capture Top LRA Commander in Ambush

    New Vision, 14 May 2012

    Ceasar Acellam Otto, one of the influential Lord's Resistance Army (LRA) commanders captured over the weekend has hailed the army for treating him well since the capture. read more »

  • Central Africa:  African Initiative Keeps Lord's Resistance Army On the Run - Official

    UN News Service, 11 May 2012

    The United Nations-backed military initiative launched recently by the African Union against the terror group known as the Lord's Resistance Army (LRA) has kept its members ... read more »

  • Congo-Kinshasa:  UN Official Voices Concern Over Human Rights Situation in East

    UN News Service, 11 May 2012

    A senior United Nations official today voiced concern over the human rights situation in the eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), which has experienced a recent upsurge ... read more »

  • Central Africa:  U.S.-Sponsored Visit to Anti-Kony Staging Camp Produces Flurry of News, 30 April 2012

    An unusual dateline - Obo, Central African Republic - appeared in newspapers and on radio broadcasts across the globe Monday morning. read more »

  • Central African Republic:  LRA Victims in Dream of Kony's Demise

    United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, 3 May 2012

    The Lord's Resistance Army (LRA) has been terrorizing south-east Central African Republic for years, forcing thousands to seek refuge in towns like Obo. But since the deployment ... read more »

  • Congo-Kinshasa:  Victims of LRA Attacks Despair of Ever Returning Home

    United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, 9 May 2012

    Jules* lies in a hospital bed in a provincial town in north-east Democratic Republic of the Congo. Recovering from gunshot wounds to the leg and shoulder, he's a recent victim of ... read more »


LRA soldiers in Sudan, April 2007: Uganda People's Defence Forces said Caesar Achellam, a major general in Joseph Kony's outfit of about 200 fighters, had been captured in an ambush along the banks of the River Mbou in neighbouring Central African Republic.