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17:05
17:05

UPDF Instructor, Armory Guard in Custody Over Aggravated Robbery resident 1 1

Fred Muganza, a resident of Kivubuka B village in Jinja City Northern division, says that on December 31st, 2021 while armed with AK-47 rifles, the suspect surrounded his vehicle, grabbed his two phones, and an unspecified amount of money.
17:27
17:27

Couple Arrested For Locking up their 9-Year- Old Son in Pigsty resident 1 1

Lilian Nabwonso, a resident of the area accuses the couple of feeding their son on pig leftovers exposing him to infections.
13:50
13:50

Suspected Thieves Drop Firearm in Bugembe region 2 1

Eyewitnesses say that three armed robbers traveling in a numberless Ipsum vehicle surrounded Kabenge’s retail shop on Tuesday and directed him to hand over all the money in his possession.
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.
20:49
20:49

Former Agriculture Minister Matyansi Ngobi Laid to Rest Yoweri Museveni 4 1

Stephen Ngobi described his father as a stable politician, who dedicated enough time to his family's wellbeing, despite being an influential political figure of his time.
11:00
11:00

Man Detained after Scalding his Wife police spokesperson 3

Nabirye told URN that Ikesi is battling insecurity challenges and has been baselessly accusing her of infidelity for the past six months.
15:05
15:05

Body of Missing 4-year-Old Girl Retrieved from Sugarcane Plantation police station 1 1

The girl was reportedly killed by Joseph Sserubiri, the lead pastor of Deliverance Church in Kakira market zone and his wife, Felista Namaganda, who had rented church space from John Mulodi, the father of the deceased. The two had gone missing together with the child in late September.
14:38
14:38

Two Men Killed in Jinja City police station

"My house is less than 10 meters away from where one body is but, I did not hear any form of scuffle throughout the night," Elinah Namukubembe, a resident said.
06:14
06:14

Unidentified Assailants Shoot Two in Jinja city police spokesperson

Aaron Musoke, a grocery shop operator, says that the victims who are unknown in the area bought snacks from Lwanda trading center and moved towards the school before they were shot about 30 minutes later.
10:33
10:33

Teenager Commits Suicide Over Failed Relationship home 1

Mutaalu says that they recalled their daughter to their village home and advised her against engaging in acts that would lead to the collapse of her sister’s marriage, but she did not heed to their advice and threatened to end her life.
08:58
08:58

Teenager Electrocuted in Iganga resident 1 1

“A woman whom we are yet to identify opened a kiosk in this area yesterday (Friday). She hired electricians to illegally connect power in her premises, which I highly think might have been the main trigger behind today’s electricity circuit,” he said.
13:35
13:35

Jinja Residents In Panic Over Death Threats city 2 Top story

Ayub Wabika, the Jinja North division mayor says that information obtained from the affected communities shows that unemployed youths are behind the leaflets and threatening messages inscribed on resident’s walls. He says that security personnel are investigating the authenticity of the allegations.
10:44
10:44

Security Heightened in Jinja After Unknown People Drop Leaflets area 1 1

Security personnel have intensified both foot and motorized patrols in the different suburbs within Kiira region, to beef up the already existing efforts of village security committees.
15:26
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Police Arrest School Director for Leading Mob to Lynch Businessman police spokesperson 1 Top story

Muzaale had employed 56 youths whom he had assigned to oversee the smooth operations of his businesses. However, some residents accused him of conniving with his employees to rob from unsuspecting members of the public.
15:33
15:33

Three Arrested in Iganga for Alleged Kidnap of Four-Year-Old Boy police station 1

Michael Ainebyona a resident of Bugumba A village in the Northern division in Iganga municipality was kidnapped last week from a green park where he had gone to play with friends.
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.
06:13
06:13

Private Security Guard on the Run after Torturing his Son Jinja 1 4

Mwima, a resident of Lwanda village in Northern division, Jinja city is currently nursing wounds at Jinja regional referral hospital orthopaedic ward after being battered by his father on Saturday.
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.
11:04
11:04

Kigezi Diocese Ban on Church Campaigns Draws mixed Reactions government program 10 2 Top story

, Rt. Rev. George Bagamuhunda, the Bishop of Kigezi diocese, says politicians will no longer be allowed to campaign during the services. According to Bagamuhunda, the decision to stop politicians from campaigning in church was reached after realising that politicians have started distracting Christians from worship to their campaigns.
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