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14:29
14:29

Health Workers Fail to Trace Bullet in Victim’s Body 7 Days After Shooting city 1 1

It is a matter that forensic experts of the police force whose (missing) bullet hit Achan would be expected to take urgent interest in. The orthopedic surgeons attending to Achan say all the X-ray done indicate an entry bullet wound but its’ exit cannot be traced.
08:36
08:36

Busoga Region NUP Coordinators Petition UHRC over Alleged Torture election 1 2

Led by Andrew Muwanguzi, the NUP’s coordinator for Eastern Uganda, the members petitioned the Eastern Regional Uganda Human Rights Commission-UHRC officer Betty Enangu. In the petition, NUP accuses security personnel of abducting their supporters and subjecting them to different forms of torture.
16:31
16:31

PWDs Want Campaigns Decentralized country 3 1

Francis Lanyo, the Democratic Party flag bearer for the PWDs position in Northern Uganda says that he was nominated on 23rd November and the time frame of three weeks is not enough for him to campaign all over the country.
08:09
08:09

Sheikh Balonde Succumbed to COVID-19-Busoga Muslim Region Spokesperson coronavirus 1 Top story

Dr. Balonde died on Monday evening in the Non-Communicable Disease's unit of Jinja Regional Referral Hospital following his admission on Friday due to a long battle with diabetes and hypertension. He was later moved to the intensive care unit after testing positive for COVID-19.
07:31
07:31

Security Guard Shot Dead in Jinja man 3 1

The guard only identified as Mawa and attached to Hash Security Company was shot in the head, chest and stomach and died instantly while two of his colleagues sustained injuries on the thigh.
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.
20:09
20:09

Rider Hit by AK-47 Magazine in Njeru Municipality road 3 2 Top story

It is alleged that Ssenyonga, a resident of Kilyowa village in Njeru municipality in Buikwe district was riding a passenger on a motorcycle registration number; UDV 455N to unidentified location when the LDUs who had staged a road block outside the farm ordered them to stop in vain.
20:58
20:58

Jinja Hospital Fails to Conduct Autopsy for Dead Police Officers, suspect police station 1

The deceased identified as D/AIP Emmanuel Mawa and D/Sgt Dick Magala died in an accident along the Jinja-Iganga highway, alongside a handcuffed suspect, Philip Wadambwa. The policemen who are both attached to the general crimes desk were transporting the suspect from Manafwa Central Police Station to the CID headquarters in Kampala.
17:33
17:33

Interim Mayors Demand Additional Funding for New Cities government 3 1

Raphael Magyezi, the Local Government Minister says that plans are underway to lobby additional funding to supplement the already approved municipality budgets.
16:10
16:10

School Herdsman Hacks Cook to Death village 2

Jinja Police are investigating circumstances under which a herdsman at Mutai Secondary School hacked the school cook to death.
16:18
16:18

District Land Offices Remain Idle as MZOs Takes up All Functions service 5 1

Robert Mbaziira, the Senior Land Management Officer Mukono District, points out that with the creating of MZOs most of their roles have been duplicated, adding that workers in district offices literally do despite the fact that they are paid.
08:43
08:43

Teenager Stabbed to Death in Disco Brawl deceased 1

Bosa was allegedly stabbed twice in the head by a one Mangali during a fight at disco held at Kangulumila Sub-county headquarters on Thursday night. It is said that the two developed a misunderstanding over a girl leading to a fierce fight.
14:34
14:34

Seven Killed in Jinja Accident regional 1 1 Top story

Alex Ssendawula, a survivor says the trailer driver bumped into their lane forcing the passenger vehicle to rest in the drainage.
18:53
18:53

Boda boda Rider Arrested over Bugiri Sheikh Murder police station 1 1

Pamela Ajilong, the Busoga East regional CID who addressed journalists at their Iganga based regional headquarters on Monday evening says the rider is alleged to have transported the shooter from the crime scene under the cover of darkness.
10:30
10:30

20-Year-Old Woman Loses Sight after Drug Reaction resident 2 2

According to a medical report obtained from Jinja Regional Referral Hospital where Ntono was admitted for the past eight weeks, she suffered a Steven Johnson syndrome, a serious disorder of the skin and mucous membranes, that usually occurs as a reaction to a medication or an infection.
16:11
16:11

Jinja Hospital Gets Stand-in Pathologist Iganga 1 Top story

Dr. Patho notes that since the hospital pathologist, Dr. Godfrey Ssenyonjo fell sick; getting a postmortem report from the health facility became impossible.
13:33
13:33

Fire Guts Juma Alhamil Boys Dormitory education 3 1

The fire which began at 10:00 pm on Tuesday destroyed the dormitory block housing over 150 boys of Primary five and six. Several suitcases, books and mattresses were all burnt to ash.
06:52
06:52

Jinja ICU Dysfunctional Due to Lack of Batteries health 1

Aisha Lubega Aligawesa, the Assistant Commissioner in charge of Nursing at Jinja Regional Referral Hospital, says the unit has been dysfunctional for two years due to lack of batteries to power the solar unit that serves the ICU.
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