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16:22
16:22

NIRA Officials in Jinja City Arrested over Extortion identity card 2 1

Their arrest follows complaints from national identity card applicants, who accuse the suspects of soliciting 20,000 Shillings.
16:33
16:33

Fire Razes 45 Kiosks in Jinja's Amber Court Market Kiira 1 4

Reports indicate that 45 kiosks were razed in the early morning fire. Despite efforts to contain its’ spread by both police firefighters and well-wishers, the traders were unable to rescue part of their merchandise.
17:27
17:27

Couple Arrested For Locking up their 9-Year- Old Son in Pigsty resident 1 1

Lilian Nabwonso, a resident of the area accuses the couple of feeding their son on pig leftovers exposing him to infections.
13:50
13:50

Suspected Thieves Drop Firearm in Bugembe region 1 2

Eyewitnesses say that three armed robbers traveling in a numberless Ipsum vehicle surrounded Kabenge’s retail shop on Tuesday and directed him to hand over all the money in his possession.
16:58
16:58

Jinja CPS Cells Breakout: Leads Implicate Officers of Conniving with Wanted Criminals area 1 1

The Deputy RCC Peter Banya says the suspects were on security’s wanted the list for the past two years and their arrest was meant to serve as a relief to the affected communities, who had endlessly filed complaints against them. However, their "peaceful escape" without any of the cells guards firing to scare them off raises suspicion of an inside job.
12:37
12:37

Suspects Forcefully Break Out from Jinja CPS Cells police spokesperson Top story

The suspects fled amidst chanting and some of them were seen jumping randomly onto motorcycles that always park besides the neighboring commercial buildings.
07:39
07:39

Witchdoctor Killed While Exhuming Grave district

According to information obtained by our reporter, Bakaki was in the company of two other people who were helping him to perform the rituals but they managed to get away from the scene of the crime.
11:00
11:00

Man Detained after Scalding his Wife domestic violence 3

Nabirye told URN that Ikesi is battling insecurity challenges and has been baselessly accusing her of infidelity for the past six months.
15:25
15:25

Body of MV Orion Captain Retrieved from Lake Victoria landing 1

Oking's body was on Wednesday found by the Police Marine Unit trapped by underground rocks.
20:14
20:14

Police Intensifies Search for Missing MV Orion Captain Lake Victoria 1

Eyewitnesses say that Oking was last seen buying snacks from the Kibugambata food market on Masese landing site on Monday.
15:05
15:05

Body of Missing 4-year-Old Girl Retrieved from Sugarcane Plantation police station 1 1

The girl was reportedly killed by Joseph Sserubiri, the lead pastor of Deliverance Church in Kakira market zone and his wife, Felista Namaganda, who had rented church space from John Mulodi, the father of the deceased. The two had gone missing together with the child in late September.
11:32
11:32

Pastor, Wife Arrested over Missing Child 1

Serubiri and Namaganda were arrested from their hideout located in one of the sugarcane plantations in the Mayuge district. The two suspects who are now detained at Kakira Central Police Station have since declined to record statements regarding the same.
18:07
18:07

Woman Dies After Being Hacked on the Head by Her Husband police station

"The health workers in Mulago hospital accorded us all the necessary attention required to save Babirye, but we lacked funds to purchase essential medicines which partly contributed to her demise," her sister says.
14:38
14:38

Two Men Killed in Jinja City police station

"My house is less than 10 meters away from where one body is but, I did not hear any form of scuffle throughout the night," Elinah Namukubembe, a resident said.
06:59
06:59

Jinja Man Surrenders to Police After Killing Wife crime 1

Naigaga sustained injuries on the head and neck and bled to death. Her lifeless body was retrieved by the neighbors who told URN that the couple was embroiled in endless fights and efforts to reconcile them didn’t produce results.
16:35
16:35

UPDF Soldier Knocked Dead in Jinja City police station

A soldier who declined to be named says that they gave their colleague first aid and rushed him to hospital, but he bled profusely and succumbed to the injuries on arrival. "We cleaned the wounds and rushed Oyet to Jinja hospital however, he lost a lot of blood and we lost him," he says.
16:43
16:43

Man Hacks Wife to Death in Jinja resident 1

the couple used to be peaceful and a source of inspiration for many young families within the area. However, following the covid-19 lockdown in which Byakika lost his bar business and started living permanently with his wife, the two started engaging in endless fights.
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