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13:24
13:24

Jinja RDC Sakwa files Notice of Appeal decision 1

His decision comes a few hours after the Jinja High court Judge Jeanne Rwakakooko dismissed with costs, an application filed by Sakwa challenging his interdiction from office in the wake of criminal charges against him.
14:27
14:27

Jinja RDC Sakwa Loses Bid to Block Interdiction accusation 1 Top story

Sakwa ran to the high court after he was interdicted on May 4, 2020, following his arrest and prosecution for manslaughter, malicious damage and theft. He was accused of causing the death of a businessman, Charles Isanga who had allegedly defied measures announced by the president, to control the spread of coronavirus disease.
16:50
16:50

Prosecution Yet to Compile Evidence Against Sakwa court 1 1

While appearing before the Jinja Chief Magistrate Jessica Chemeri on Monday, Gladys Nyanzi, the Assistant State Prosecutor told the court that due to the current lockdown, it has been hard for the investigators to carry out their duties.
18:19
18:19

Suspects Arrested For Selling Fake Coronavirus Vaccine Released on Bond investigation

Sayid Kayire and his Amiina Kayire were last week arrested and detained at Mayuge central police station after trading fake coronavirus vaccines in Wante village, Imanyiro Sub County.
07:55
07:55

Gayaza High School Administrators Discard Calls for Closure After Second Fire security 4 3 Top story

This is the second fire registered at the school in a space of two days. The first one, on Friday night, burnt Corby dormitory and destroyed all the students' property to ashes, while the second fire gutted Kivebulaya Dormitory on Sunday Afternoon.
14:32
14:32

Local Gov't Ministry Interdicts Three Jinja Municipal Officials abuse of office 1

“The Criminal Investigations Directorate is conducting investigations into allegations of abuse of office, conspiracy to defraud, embezzlement, fraudulent accounting and money laundering. Vide CIDHQTRS/94/2020,” the letter reads in part.
14:36
14:36

Nansana Municipal Staff Working Overnight to Beat Probe Pressure team 2 1

Although the offices were previously closing at 7 p.m., Our reporter found the officers operating way beyond 10 p.m. One of the lower-level staff who preferred anonymity says that at night, officers keep busy looking into their documents. “The municipality is hot these days,” the staff said.
11:04
11:04

Nansana Municipality Crisis: Ministry Institutes Investigations, Reopens Offices security 7 1 Top story

Jackie Kiiza Kemigisha, the Principal Urban Officer in the Local Government Ministry, said the meeting came up with four resolutions and resolved to implement them with immediate effect in the interest of better service delivery in the municipality.
20:00
20:00

Five Dead, Three Injured in Lwengo Road Accident investigation 1

The accident occurred at Kyabbogo Village, in Kingo Sub-County when a speeding registration number UAU 523M heading to Kampala from Mbarara rammed into a Toyota Noah registration number UAN 429H whose driver had made an abrupt U-turn.
18:16
18:16

Stolen Operating Bed Recovered in Bugiri investigation 1 1

The bed valued at 18 million Shillings was recovered on Wednesday abandoned in a rented room in Buwunga Sub County, Jinja district. It was stolen last week by unknown people.
17:16
17:16

Fire Guts Iganga Drug Store district 1 Top story

David Muwanguzi, the Iganga District Health Officer, says the fire destroyed anti-malaria drugs meant for seven health centers, saying they have been receiving drugs since last week and the last consignment was recorded on Monday night.
13:33
13:33

Fire Guts Juma Alhamil Boys Dormitory education 3 1

The fire which began at 10:00 pm on Tuesday destroyed the dormitory block housing over 150 boys of Primary five and six. Several suitcases, books and mattresses were all burnt to ash.
15:08
15:08

Jinja District, Municipality Officials Interdicted Over Land Scandal village

It is alleged that their troubles stem from the illegal giveaway of five hectares of land located on plot 24B along the Kyabazinga way in Mpumudde Kimaka division, Jinja Municipality.
21:03
21:03

Kasiima Orders Traffic Officers to Inspect Tororo Cement Trucks accident 2 1

Kasiima told URN in an exclusive interview that he has instructed traffic police and the Inspector of vehicles to engage the management of Tororo Cement Industries to ensure that DMCs trucks and incompetent drivers are discontinued from the roads.
17:04
17:04

Mob Lynches Student in Jinja deceased 1

It is alleged that Phillip Kalyegira, together with three others broke into the hotel to rob the guests. However, the security guard sounded an alarm.
16:33
16:33

Man in Mayunge Arrested for Arson district 1

It is alleged that Jyoginda accused Wambale of harbouring intentions of falling in love with his wife.
08:15
08:15

CID Summons Jinja Land Boss Over Corruption Allegations investigation 1

In an August 16th letter signed by Bernard Keera Sisye on behalf of CID, Ngobi is being investigated in connection to corruption allegation surrounding the sell of land comprising LRV 3852 Folio 22 Plot 24 Kyabazinga.
10:50
10:50

LCI Chairperson Arrested for Encroaching on Public Land in Jinja district 2

The land that belongs to Jinja municipal council is said to have been illegally awarded to Thummar Joy Maganlal Patel without following the rightful procedures. According to Sakwa, Thummar used the influence of leaders to forge district land board minutes which he used to apply for a freehold title on the land.
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