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09:46
09:46

Two Arrested in Jinja City Over Machete Attacks 1

Their arrest follows the killing of Jinja District National Unity Platform-NUP mobilizer, Joseph Kitawu aged 44 years, and Charles Mudiima, both residents of Buwenge sub-county. They were attacked from different places On May 9th, and their bodies dumped near their homes.
06:32
06:32

Two Brothers Drown in Lake Victoria 1

They had reportedly gone swimming on Monday along the Lake Victoria shoreline, in Masese, in Southern Division, Jinja City, when they were overpowered by the strong waves
07:37
07:37

Bugiri Mayor, NRM Chairperson Arrested Over Protests police commander

Prior to their arrest, Kisubi emphasized the responsibility entrusted to them by the electorate to ensure efficient service delivery, particularly in transportation, health, and education. He highlighted how poor road conditions negatively impact economic activities, hindering the timely transportation of goods and services.
14:00
14:00

Three Fishmongers Allegedly Kill Colleague for Stealing Fish

The suspects; Irene Akurut, Moses Kataasa, and Wilber Magero are detained at Jinja Central Police Station on charges of murder.
16:22
16:22

Bugiri District Engineer Arrested over Shoddy Road Works

His arrest follows Thursday's assessment of the One Billion Shillings that was allocated for the rehabilitation of dilapidated roads in Bugiri district.
11:00
11:00

Three Students Arrested in Jinja City over Acts of Hooliganism

They were arrested while pelting stones at students of St. John SSS, Wakitaka, who were doing physical exercise in their school compound on Tuesday.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
11:54
11:54

50-Year-Old Fisherman Drowns in Lake Victoria

Kibedi, a resident of Musubi landing site, in Bukabooli sub county, in Mayuge district went fishing in a small boat. However he did not return home, prompting his colleagues to embark on a search for him.
07:27
07:27

Three NUP Mobilisers In Custody for Obstructing Police Operations

The trio allegedly organized a NUP grassroots mobilizers' football gala at Buyengo town council playgrounds without notifying police authorities to assess the general security situation of the area.
15:49
15:49

20-year-old Arrested over Colleague's Killing in Bar Fight

The L.C.1 chairperson of Tse-Tse zone, Yahaya Ikoba says that Wakabi's arrest has restored sanity in the area, which had turned rowdy over the incident.
10:17
10:17

Man Succumbs to Injuries Sustained During Bar Fight

A health worker, speaking anonymously, disclosed that Wabwire suffered a blood clot and passed away shortly after plans were made to transfer him to Jinja Regional Referral Hospital for further treatment.
11:57
11:57

Fire Guts Homes in Jinja city 1

Immaculate Nakajuyi, who was at work in Jinja central market at the time, learned about the fire through social media posts. She lost her entire stock worth Three Million Shillings, which she had unpacked in her house for sorting before sale.
16:43
16:43

Guard Arrested For Defiling Four-Year Old Girl

It is reported that Okori, a resident of Nairo cell, in Kakira town council, in Jinja district lured the juvenile to his room after buying for her a chapati of 500 Shillings on Tuesday.
08:55
08:55

Dozens Feared Dead in Accident along the Bugiri-Busia Road

Amos Mutalwa, a resident, reported that the intense fire hindered well-wishers from rescuing some casualties trapped in the commuter taxis. Some of the deceased were burnt beyond recognition and were subsequently transported to the Bugiri General Hospital mortuary.
07:42
07:42

IGG Arrests Madi Okollo CAO, Bugiri Officials For Alleged Fraud financial loss 2 1

Frederick Oketch, the Busoga Regional Inspectorate Officer, revealed that evidence suggests the suspects deposited excessive amounts of money into a single civil servant's account, instructing them to return it to their departmental heads for easy deposit into the district account, which they subsequently divided among themselves.
11:21
11:21

Minor Commits Suicide Following Misunderstandings with his Friends

Babalanda's paternal uncle, Nicholas Musonge says that his nephew returned home angry after engaging in the usual children's fights with his peers, which had turned out to be a norm after their daily evening football games.
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