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17:19
17:19

Bugiri Residents Ask Gov't to Intensify Fight Against Counterfeit Products 1

The residents who were attending consultation meetings about the proposed Anti-Counterfeit Goods Bill-2023 in Bugiri Municipality told URN on Tuesday that illicit traders are taking advantage of the prevailing high commodity prices to introduce cheap and fake products.
08:13
08:13

92-Year Old Declared Dead, Misses SAGE Funds for 15 Months high blood pressure 1

Namulondo, who walks approximately five kilometers from her village to Nawandala sub-county where the funds are disbursed, first learned of the error in February last year when the SAGE teams were issuing payments of Shillings 75,000 in April.
11:46
11:46

Guards Shoot Suspect Dead in Jinja City

It is alleged that guards from Priority One Security Group shot the suspect following an alert from their colleagues monitoring the CCTV control room.
08:03
08:03

BUL Leads UPL table after beating Express FC 2-0 Njeru 1

The two goals for BUL were netted by Ibrahim Orit in the 18th and 75th minutes respectively, elevating his team to the summit of the table. Presently, BUL leads with 46 points, closely trailed by Vipers SC with 45 points, while Kitara FC occupies the third position with 44 points.
11:30
11:30

Mayuge Man Wanted Over Wife's Killing

Jennifer Nakachwa, a neighbor, expressed shock at the outcome of the couple's frequent fights, noting that heavy rain drowned out any potential cries for help.
15:49
15:49

Soldiers Warned Against Negligence 1

The instructors from different units within UPDF have been re-tooled in Military law, political education, methods of instruction, skills at arms, map use, foot training, and physical education, among others.
18:56
18:56

Jinja Traders Join Strike Against EFRIS 3 1

Shops in most of Jinja City's Central Business area remained closed as traders demanded a reversal of policy on Electronic Fiscal Receipting and Invoicing Solution.
16:38
16:38

Israel Hails Uganda for Fervently Fighting Terrorism 1 3

While addressing journalists after paying a courtesy visit to Jinja city council on Tuesday, the ambassador observed that the Ugandan leadership has acted fervently towards devising means of fighting against terrorism tendencies.
15:52
15:52

Police Uses Teargas to Disperse Jinja Hospital Workers blood transfusion 1

Sheikh Adhi Basoga, the Kadhi of Jinja district, reiterated their claim to the land and urged government agencies to avoid double standards in land allocation, which can lead to conflicts among communities.
07:42
07:42

Chairpersons of Newly Created Local Councils Petition Speaker Over Operational Funds government 4

Abdullah Magumba, chairperson of Mayuge town council, notes the challenges they face, including insults from constituents due to perceived inactivity, despite the lack of funds for basic tasks like garbage collection and road maintenance.
14:41
14:41

Two Dead, 26 Injured in Jinja-Kampala Highway Accident 1

Ssezibwa regional police spokesperson, Hellen Butoto blames the accident on speeding, stressing that the two commuter vehicles involved were attempting to overtake a struggling truck from a narrow point in the highway.
14:26
14:26

Muslims Insist on Claiming Contested Land in Jinja City 1

Minister Sam Mayanja's declaration in favour of UMC has met resistance from both ULC and Jinja city authorities, who are insisting on abiding with the 2022 court ruling favouring ULC, which in turn offered the same to Jinja hospital for construction of a blood bank, interns mess and orthopedic workshop, and other facilities.
11:29
11:29

Woman Drops Dead During Savings Group Meeting

Hussein Tenywa, the area L.C.1 chairperson says that, the incident has created suspicion within the community as some residents are trading superstitious statements of suspected witchcraft by her colleagues.
20:10
20:10

Bidco FC Defeats Wakiso Giants FC 3-0 in Premier League Match 1

The Eastern based side took the lead through Jerome Kiirya scored their opening goal. Alex Kitata later netted a brace to ensure Bidco FC collected maximum points that sends them to second place on the log.
14:09
14:09

Namagera Town Council Councilor Arrested For Insulting Colleague

Jovan Lubega allegedly insulted Zeridah Nkayi, the female councilor of Namagera Ward B on WhatsApp.
07:39
07:39

48 Soldiers Complete Basic Marine Course Magamaga 1 Top story

Lt. Emmanuel Muchunguzi, the spokesperson of the UPDF Marine, emphasized the importance of training more marine soldiers with the necessary skills to safeguard Uganda's fragile water bodies, some of which are shared with neighboring countries.
15:39
15:39

Muslim Clerics Hail Busoga Kingdom for Promoting Unity 1

While holding a meeting aimed at strengthening operational ties between the Muslim community and the Kingdom at Busoga Kingdom headquarters on Tuesday, the clerics said that this continued cooperation will foster development.
07:11
07:11

BHF Donates Sickle Cells Screening Machine to Jinja Hospital 1

Busoga sub-region faces a particularly high risk of sickle cell disease, with 23% of its population at risk, significantly surpassing the national average of 13%. The provision of a screening machine will promote voluntary testing among couples before marriage, a crucial step in mitigating further infections.
10:41
10:41

UBL Enters Partners To Promote Rugby At Grassroots 1

The three-year renewable partnership was unveiled during the fun rugby event held at the Jinja city-based rugby grounds on Friday.
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