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11:22
11:22

Speeding Vehicle Collides with Train in Jinja victim 3 1 Top story

According to the traffic and road safety regulations, a driver of a vehicle is required to exercise extra care in approaching and traversing rail crossings and apply reasonable speed to enable him or her to stop if circumstances so require.
14:09
14:09

Woman Arrested For Killing Her Mother village 1

The suspects reportedly laid the deceased’s body on a mattress and covered it with a blanket before setting the house ablaze to destroy evidence.
15:43
15:43

Fuel Siphoning Frustrates Efforts to Minimize Contact Between Truck Drivers, Highway Communities police spokesperson 1 5 Top story

“As a community, we feel it is not safe for us but, we can’t do anything about it because those engaged in this business are powerful people. These youths plant Jerry cans in front of our shops and whenever trucks make stop overs. An average of 10 boys gather to interact with the drivers as they siphon fuel,” he said.
12:12
12:12

Jinja Hospital Health Workers Accused of Exposing Suspected COVID-19 Patients Bugembe 3 1

A gatekeeper, who spoke on condition of anonymity, says that the suspected patients were dumped at the facility at 9:00 am.
16:33
16:33

Eight Arrested over Protests Against Poor Roads in Jinja village 1 1

The suspects were arrested after allegedly blocking traffic within Bugembe town council.
18:47
18:47

Bugembe Residents Blame Insecurity on Church Garden district 4 1

According to residents, the feeder road that connects the entire community goes through the bushy garden, which offers sanctuary to thugs.
20:43
20:43

Local Footballer Stabbed to Death in Jinja deceased 1

It is alleged that the deceased was jogging in the morning when unidentified people kidnapped and took him to Christ's Cathedral garden within Bugembe town Council, Jinja district where he is believed to have been stabbed twice in the stomach.
09:52
09:52

Onduparaka FC Defeats Busoga United in UPL Uganda 1

Busoga United's assistant coach, Fred Lumu, says that they failed to master the style of play.
12:23
12:23

602 LDUs Recruited from Busoga district 4 1

Josephat Mukama, a resident of Bugembe town council alleges that one of the officials approached him for 100,000 Shillings so as to be recruited without difficulties.
14:06
14:06

Taxi Drivers in Busoga Protest New Traffic Guidelines Jinja 3 3

The drivers blocked major highways mainly the Iganga-Mbale highway, Jinja-Kamuli highway, slowing traffic on the major highways.
15:56
15:56

Caterpillars Disrupt Operations at Bugembe Court authority 1 3

The caterpillars have entered the court hall, compound and administration offices, making it difficult for court authorities to attend to their daily duties.
19:24
19:24

Kenyan Pilgrims Cause Gridlock as They Enter Jinja accident 1 1

The more than 500 pilgrims started the journey on May 7, from the Dioceses of Gericho, Eldoret, Nyahururu, and Bungoma in Kenya, sailing through borders, hills and valleys, across the eastern part of Uganda. The roundabouts along the way served as their prayer alters, thanking God for the journey travelled, and committing the excursion ahead.
07:50
07:50

Sugar Bill Talk Dominates Kadaga's Thanksgiving Ceremony people 4 1 Top story

Rt. Rev. Samson Naimanhe, the Bishop of Busoga Diocese who led the thanksgiving service, called for the sensitisation of cane farmers in the region on each clause in the bill before it is discussed by parliament.
14:47
14:47

120 Arrested in Jinja Operation accusation 3 1

It is alleged that the suspects are mainly involved in house breaking, drug abuse, motorcycle theft and snatching bags from women at night.
12:19
12:19

Butchers Raise Concerns over Filthy Abattoir district 2 1

The abattoir employs 56 butchers who have scaled down on the number of slaughtered cows due to poor hygiene. According to the butchers, the number of livestock slaughtered at the abattoir has reduced from 10 to 5 daily.
16:49
16:49

State House Anti-Corruption Unit Arrests Kakira Town Clerk home 1 1

Gulale was arrested on Wednesday together with the council auditor, Peter Mulaavu and Fred Kisige, the engineer of Bugembe town council.
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