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16:58
16:58

Jinja CPS Cells Breakout: Leads Implicate Officers of Conniving with Wanted Criminals area 1 1

The Deputy RCC Peter Banya says the suspects were on security’s wanted the list for the past two years and their arrest was meant to serve as a relief to the affected communities, who had endlessly filed complaints against them. However, their "peaceful escape" without any of the cells guards firing to scare them off raises suspicion of an inside job.
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.
14:33
14:33

Basoga Rallied to Embrace Kingdom Institution region 1 1

The coronation anniversary scientific event which president Yoweri Museveni is expected to grace as the chief guest will be held at the kingdom’s palace in Bugembe ward of Jinja city under tight observance of the covid19 standard operating procedures.
11:40
11:40

Drivers Find Alternative Routes to Access Jinja city public transport 1 1

Other vehicles owned by utility service providers, which ferried excess passengers were also impounded, although most of their illegal passengers abandoned their transporters and fled.
13:36
13:36

Jinja Police Arrest Suspected Robbers, Rapists, Kidnappers in Swoop city 2 1

Abbey Ngako, the Kiira region police spokesperson said the youthful gangsters are far more dangerous than they look and he described the exhibits so far recovered from their homes, which include house breaking tools and narcotics.
12:51
12:51

Mob Attack Victims Fault Police Over Delayed Prosecution of Suspects police station 2 1

Nelson Shekanabo, one of the victims says that they identified their attackers through a suspects’ parade at Jinja central police station but they are surprised that they have spent more than two weeks in police cells without appearing in court.
16:15
16:15

Residents Protest as Health Centre Keeps Body in Out-patients Ward deceased 1 2

Angom died on Monday morning. However, her body was still lying in the outpatient department by Tuesday afternoon. The deceased’s neighbour, Ruth Akello says Angom was bleeding profusely when she was rushed to the facility on Monday shortly before she was pronounced dead.
17:28
17:28

Thugs Stab Bugembe Man Jinja 2 1

According to Magemeso, the three assailants who wore face masks forced his door open and grabbed him by the neck.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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