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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.
05:32
05:32

FDC Supporters Clash after Failed Party Primaries in Jinja commission 2 4

In the race were Jinja Central Division Chairman Mubarak Kirunda and his counterpart William Ebusa, the incumbent chairperson of Mpumudde-Kimaka Division. But Kirunda, one of the candidates did not show up, forcing his supporters to contest the process.
13:02
13:02

Batuwa Wins FDC Primaries for Jinja West MP Seat election 1

Last month, Batuwa was declared the winner with 47 votes against Kawanguzi's 27 votes. However, the results nullified on grounds that it was marred with irregularities.
16:47
16:47

Busoga Region MPs Back Kadaga parliament 1 5

Moses Balyeku, the Jinja West Member of Parliament who doubles as the Busoga parliamentary caucus vice chairperson says that, all his colleagues have agreed to rally behind Kadaga.
17:07
17:07

Police Disperses People Power Meeting in Jinja police station 4 2 Top story

Francis Muganga, the People Power Legal Officer in Eastern Uganda complained about the lack of a leveled political playing ground since their counterparts in the ruling National Resistance Movement-NRM party are holding meetings freely.
20:42
20:42

Elders, People Power Leaders Clash at Supporters Burial in Kamuli deceased 4 2

Mutyabule 24, met his death in Mabira forest, along the Kampala-Jinja highway on Saturday. He was part of a procession that was escorting Kyadondo East Member of Parliament Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu to Kampala after being hosted at a radio talk show in Jinja.
16:47
16:47

Police Disperse Bobi Wine Supporters in Jinja street 2 4

Kyagulanyi was in Jinja for a political talk show on NBS FM.
17:33
17:33

Interim Mayors Demand Additional Funding for New Cities Jinja 1 3

Raphael Magyezi, the Local Government Minister says that plans are underway to lobby additional funding to supplement the already approved municipality budgets.
17:42
17:42

People Power Activists in Jinja Arrested speaker 1 4

The activists who were being led by their Busoga regional coordinator, Moses Bigirwa had on Wednesday planned to address journalists on their new activities when police officers attached to the field force unit surrounded the hall and arrested them.
18:02
18:02

Jinja Officials Resolve to Sell Off Gov't Property to Finance Headquarter Construction job 1

However, the Jinja LC 5 chairperson, Titus Kisambira, says the works have stalled due to lack of funds. "We cost the construction works at an estimated fee of Shillings 4.3 billion. We are currently stranded due to lack of funds,” he said.
13:57
13:57

Former Presidential Candidate Dr Kizza Besigye Arrested in Jinja district 4 1

At 11 a.m., Besigye, clad in blue checkered shirt walked out of his suite, to face off with officers of the UPDF Service Brigade who were waiting at the hotel gate. They dragged him aboard his vehicle to Nalufenya Police Station, sparking protests among his supporters across Jinja town.
18:54
18:54

Search Team Recommends Five Unopposed for Appointment as College Heads Makerere University 1 Top story

According to the report, the search committee arrived at the candidates after a series of activities that included shortlisting, assessing candidates’ documents, review of Human Resource record, candidates’ profiles and face-to-face interviews as well as public presentations.
15:13
15:13

Kadaga Warns Busoga Leaders Against Frustrating Government Projects Jinja 2 1

Speaking at the commissioning of construction works along two roads in Jinja town, Kadaga says that, she receives numerous reports of intrigue and corruption by both technocrats and local leaders from Jinja district, which frustrates the progress of infrastructure projects.
20:31
20:31

ICT Minister Asks Local Government Staff to Support NRM or Quit district 1 2 Top story

Nabakooba also took a swipe at some local government public relations officers for failing to update district websites detailing government achievements such as mechanized agricultural systems in preference of discussing political tales, which have dragged young people in abject poverty since they lack information to transform their lives.
19:48
19:48

Police, FDC Supporters Faceoff in Jinja country 4 2

As crowds grew bigger, the highway was blocked resulting in a heavy traffic jam along the road, a single gateway to the far east. Along the road, they matched, singing in praise of FDC, hitherto the biggest political force in Uganda.
14:33
14:33

Traditionalists Defy Kingdom, Construct Shrine on River Nile Banks land 1 2 Top story

Joseph Kawulula, a traditionalist from Namayingo district, says the contested land belongs to the spirits. He asks kingdom officials to support their efforts to construct a shrine rather than block their request.
07:39
07:39

Amongi, Jinja LCV Chairperson Disagree On Appointment of Land Board Chair ground 1

Amongi, in a December 2nd letter to Jinja Resident District Commissioner Eric Sakwa, nullified David Musenze’s appointment questioning the manner in which David Musenze replaced Ndiko Ngobi.
15:15
15:15

Jinja District Gets New Land Board Chairperson member

David Musenze’s name was proposed by the district executive committee led by vice-chairperson, Florence Asio.
07:30
07:30

Jinja Municipal Councillors File Petition to Censor Works Secretary municipality 3 1

Mbayo was last week arrested while receiving a bribe of 500,000 Shilling from Lt. Edrine Ochieng, a soldier who was developing his plot of land located at plot 16 along Naranbhai road in Jinja central division.
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