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10:32
10:32

Nine Arrested over Illegal Demonstration in Jinja police spokesperson

The suspects went on the streets on Friday and Saturday to protest operations against illegal power connections in the areas of Bugembe. They lit old tyres in the middle of the Jinja-Iganga highway, affecting traffic and businesses along the highway.
18:26
18:26

Drivers Want Police to Reinstate White Traffic Uniform Iganga 1 3

Some eight traffic police officers who spoke on condition of anonymity told URN that they have been involved in minor accidents, which drivers blame on poor visibility of officers along the highways.
12:04
12:04

Four Police Officers Arrested over Shooting in Jinja police spokesperson 1

Farouk Samanya, a Boda Boda cyclist was allegedly shot dead by police officers at Mailo Mbili roundabout along the Jinja-Iganga highway.
22:01
22:01

One Shot Dead in Jinja City Iganga 1

It is alleged that at around 7:00 pm, a police patrol vehicle knocked a motorcycle rider at Mafubira along Jinja-Iganga road. Boda Boda cyclists confronted the police officers and demanded that they take their colleague to hospital for treatment. However, when the police officers refused, the cyclists pelted the police personnel with stones. The police retaliated by firing live bullets directly at the crowd, killing Samanya instantly and injuring another.
17:42
17:42

Katumba’s Campaign Trail Excites Jinja Residents Iganga 2 4

Katumba beat security to hold mini-meetings in Jinja central market, taxi park and Kirinya road, where he excited residents.
16:31
16:31

Police in Iganga Blocks Presidential Candidate John Katumba district 4 1

Police led by Kenneth Muheirwe, the Iganga district police commander managed to arrest Katumba before escorting him out of Iganga town.
18:07
18:07

Man Confesses to Have Killed Fruit Trader district 1 2

Mutekanga told journalists on Monday that Nabuguzi hired him to offload mangoes on Wednesday at amber coat market.
17:28
17:28

Woman Detained Over Huband's Death village 2

Bagole’s lifeless body was recovered along a rail line in Nampirika B village on Monday morning. Preliminary findings indicate that the deceased was stabbed thrice in the chest before being dumped at the rail line.
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.
17:50
17:50

Jinja Hospital Operates without a Pathologist body 1 Top story

“The hospital administrators are not clear on when the pathologist will resume duty. Bodies are collected from crime scenes and delivered to the mortuary where they can spend two nights in fridges without postmortem, which kills cases,” he said.
10:40
10:40

Kiira RPC Directed to Enforce Court Order And Evict Madhvani Jinja

On Thursday, the Jinja High Court Deputy registrar Fred Waninda issued a restraint order barring Madhvani from blocking the access road leading to ASM Mineral factory.
15:30
15:30

Police Impounds Truck Ferrying Believers to Cultivate Church Farms Uganda 1

Timothy Isooba, a member of the church told journalists that all church members are required to give back to the church through activities such as agriculture to sustain their faith.
15:54
15:54

Two Arrested For Masquerading As State House Staff government 1 1

It is alleged that the suspects have been soliciting money from head teachers of different schools with promises of earning them promotions.
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