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09:31
09:31

Police Struggles to Remove Fuel Truck at the New Bridge area 4 5

Raymond Musasizi, a rider says that since the accident occurred during rush hours, it led to abnormally heavy traffic congestion along the old bridge.
07:04
07:04

Traders, Transporters Protest Movement Restriction on at Old bridge food 3 1

However, the Kiira region police commander, Dauda Hiriga argues that the continued unregulated traffic flow between the two districts has created congestion and increases the risk of covid-19 infections if not controlled.
18:13
18:13

Njeru Residents Opt for Water Transport to Beat the Inter-District Travel Ban security 2 1

The residents, most of them casual labourers and market vendors say that security teams are demanding national and work identity cards, from every person who intends to cross the Nile bridge, yet many of them do not have documents and do not belong to the category of essential workers who are allowed to cross the district boundary.
20:24
20:24

Security Beefed up at Jinja Nile Bridge Ahead of Presidential Nominations people 2

Unlike usual operations where only two traffic officers are seen manning the Nalufenya check point, today there are scores of armed Uganda People's’ Defense Forces-UPDF personnel, general duty police officers and field force police unit personnel.
05:22
05:22

Police Saves 78-Year-Old from Committing Suicide at the New Jinja Bridge husband

Kakiriho, clad in a brown striped shirt and a black trouser, stood at the pedestrian walkway of the bridge for close to 30 minutes. He had written a leaflet with his personal details and dropped some documents in the flowing river waters before attempting to drown himself
12:18
12:18

Kasese Residents Build Temporary Bridge to Ease Distribution of Relief Supplies flood victims 2 2

Boniface Thembo, a resident says that through community work, they decided to put poles across the river so that residents can access their gardens and businesses across the two sub-counties.
17:04
17:04

Transporters Stranded As Police Battles Besigye Supporters in Jinja street 4 1

The Nile Bridge was blocked for close to four hours, with big vehicles parked on one lane as police conducted operations.
17:26
17:26

Nyakagyeme Locals Bitter over Collapsed Bridge 1

Wilson Agaba, a concerned resident says that the collapse of the bridge paralyzed has left them in miserable life with no motor vehicle accessing their area. Agaba says that energetic men had turned the bridge into a source of income by charging between shillings 2000-5000 per person to helping them to cross.
08:17
08:17

Heavy Rains Destroy Newly Commissioned Bridge in Kyenjojo William Kaija 1 1

The infrastructure which cost 95 million Shillings, is the crossing link between the Sub Counties of Katooke and Kyarusozi, across the Aswa Swamp.
12:07
12:07

Heavy Rains Cut off Hoima Municipality Roads collapse 1

The bridge connects the two Villages of Bujumbura East and Lukasa Middle in Bujumbura and Kahoora divisions respectively.
14:53
14:53

UPDF Officer's Body Recovered deceased 1

Ouma's body was cited on Friday by fishermen and was retrieved from the river by the army.
12:49
12:49

Search for UPDF Officer's Body Intensifies people 1 1

The Jinja Zone UPDF spokesperson, George Musinguzi says that they are conducting both day and night search for the body of their colleague. The main search area is around the Owen falls dam which has been cordoned off and restricted from fishermen, tourists, and other water users.
19:12
19:12

UPDF Soldier Shoots Colleague Dead, Commits Suicide Jinja 1 1 Top story

It is alleged that the two soldiers attached to the marine brigade have been engaged in endless arguments, after Ouma refused to grant Katusiime a pass leave.
13:21
13:21

Reconstruction of Mayanja Bridge Stalls over Lack of Funds river mayanja 2

The Wakiso District Engineer, Samuel Mwesigwa says although they had put up a temporary wooden deck at the section, there is need to construct a permanent bridge.
12:52
12:52

Two Lynched Over Suspected Motorcycle Theft Jinja

The duo was lynched in the wee hours of this morning on suspicion of stealing a motorcycle registration number UEW 789R.
07:14
07:14

Residents Clear Kia Kia Bridge Site to Pressurize Gov't south sudan 2 Top story

Fungaroo Kaps Hassan, the Obongi MP who led residents from his constituency to the proposed bridge site on Thursday said they decided to mobilise themselves to clear the bridge site after waiting for government response in vain.
13:01
13:01

Gov't to Construct UGX 70 Million Bridge in Kikuube residents 5 1

Vincent Alpha Opio, the Kabwoya Sub county LC 5 councilor, says the collapse of the bridge affected hundreds of pupils from Ndongo, Kaseeta, Ngemwa and Lyatal villages who were using it to cross to Kaseeta primary school.
13:09
13:09

Residents Protest Failure by District to Repair Four Major Bridges kabonero sub-county 3 1

The residents, especially farmers, say it is now very hard for them to transport their farm produce to nearby markets because most of these bridges can no longer be used by vehicles or motorcycles.
16:54
16:54

River Enyau Bridge Worrying district 2 2

The bridge that crosses over River Enyau along Pajulu road is eroded on both sides exposing motorists to danger.
07:05
07:05

Fort Portal Municipality Under Fire Over Bridge council 2 1

According to Byagagaire, they followed up the matter and were told that the materials on site had already cost Shillings 40 million, an amount he disputes. Byagagaire says their calculation shows that the material cost not more than Shillings 10 million.
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