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18:43
18:43

Court Blocks Nomination of FDC Flag Bearer in Jinja City Mubarak Kirunda 2 1

Two weeks ago, Mubarak Kirunda the Jinja Central Division Chairperson petitioned court questioning FDC’s criteria in awarding the party’s flag to Ebusa.
11:07
11:07

Jinja Residents Anxious about New City Status urban planning 2

The residents fear that being part of the city could affect their ownership to customary land, a developement which exposes them to land grabbers. Others fear that their buildings were not planned for the city, fearing that the elevation is pushing them into a status to which they do not belong and that they will most likely be subjected to taxes.
15:16
15:16

Ambercourt Market Vendors Restless over Lack of Land Title amber court market 2

Ambercourt market occupies 4.5 acres of land belonging to the Ministry of Defence. But following discussions between Jinja municipality, the Ambercourt market vendors and officials from the Ministry of Defence in 2018, it was resolved that the said land would be transferred to the vendors to allow them to develop the market.
18:02
18:02

Two Injured in Jinja Explosion resident 3 2

The two had lit fire in a pit to clear it of any poisonous reptiles in Kyekide village in Northern City division where they digging a latrine on Thursday when they had a terrible blast.
10:47
10:47

Security Arrests Two UPDF Impostors in Jinja army 1 1

The suspects, who were paraded at Gadaffi barracks this morning, confessed to owning army uniforms denied being in possession of firearms. Edwin Mawanda, the Jinja Zone UPDF spokesperson, says the suspects have been terrorising people in Kamuli, Luuka and Jinja district.
14:24
14:24

Jinja Hospital Ambulance Grounded for Six Months regional 1

Mubarak Were, the hospital administrator, says the matter is being handled at a high level and they expect to have the ambulance back on the road soon.
15:39
15:39

Nasser Ashraf, Steven Wante Win NRM Primaries in Jinja City Divisions race 2

Ashraf, the current Jinja central east parish garnered 8,256 votes to defeat Nelson Mawanda who polled 1,076 votes.
04:51
04:51

Pictorial; Celebrating Six Years of HRH Gabula Nadiope IV on the Throne

The coronation anniversary was themed around rallying masses to abide by the Ministry of Health set guidelines to stop the spread of COVID-19.
17:26
17:26

LCV Chairperson Candidates in Jinja Decry Violence in NRM Polls security 1 2

The contestants say that their agents were blocked from accessing polling stations which undermines the credibility of the whole electoral process.
16:17
16:17

Former NYTIL workers spend 25 years begging for their pay Jinja 5 1

The now aged citizens, some already eighty years old, decided to draft a terminal benefits compensation claim of 10 billion Shillings. On average, each would be paid sh2.8 million for all those years, a mere three days' pay for a Member of Parliament.
12:18
12:18

Three Fake UPDF 'Majors' Arrested in Jinja investigation

Joel Ndhego, a resident of ivunamba village says that the suspects tasked him to pay 50,000 Shillings to enable his son is recruited into the army.
05:41
05:41

Four People Feared Dead in Jinja Boat Accident family 1 Top story

According to Martin Okidi, a boat captain at the source of the Nile, the four members of the same family, who included two adults and two minors, had gone for a boat ride with a tour guide, when their boat engine developed a mechanical fault on their way to the Source of the Nile and drifted with the fast-flowing waters towards Kiira Power Station.
05:15
05:15

Floating Water Bike Excites Jinja Fishermen youth 5 3

Project X youth innovators is a team of six university graduates who devised means of earning income by introducing unique water transport devices within the country. This time around, they designed a bicycle with two light pipes at the sides which enable it to keep afloat along the lake.
07:50
07:50

Police Disperses Traditional Healers For Breaching Covid-19 Guidelines district 2 1

Led by the new Bujjagali oracle, Hassan Kirunda, the traditional healers from different districts of Busoga Sub region converged on Wednesday to construct a shrine following the death of the 39th Bujjagali oracle “Nabamba Budhagali,” late last year.
17:50
17:50

Jinja Woman Electrocuted deceased 2 1

35-year-old Robinah Nabukonde, a resident of Muyenga slum was electrocuted on Tuesday when she came into contact with loose electricity wires.
14:09
14:09

Chaos as LC 5 Chairperson, MP Miss On Register election 2 1

Trouble started after the Jinja LC V Chairperson, Titus Kisambira and Kagoma County Member of Parliament, Moses Walyomu were turned away from the polls on grounds that their names were not on the approved voter’s register.
11:35
11:35

Jinja NRM Delegates Protest Delayed CEC Elections area 3 1

By 9:00 am, casual labourers were still mowing the gazetted polling area located at Jinja Senior Secondary School Playground.
16:15
16:15

Residents Protest as Health Centre Keeps Body in Out-patients Ward deceased 2 1

Angom died on Monday morning. However, her body was still lying in the outpatient department by Tuesday afternoon. The deceased’s neighbour, Ruth Akello says Angom was bleeding profusely when she was rushed to the facility on Monday shortly before she was pronounced dead.
18:42
18:42

Six Arrested for Pelting Police Officers with Stones youth

The suspects are part of the youth who stormed Soweto play ground polling station located in Southern division, Jinja City over delayed elections on Monday.
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