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06:59
06:59

Jinja Man Surrenders to Police After Killing Wife crime 1

Naigaga sustained injuries on the head and neck and bled to death. Her lifeless body was retrieved by the neighbors who told URN that the couple was embroiled in endless fights and efforts to reconcile them didn’t produce results.
12:18
12:18

Three Fake UPDF 'Majors' Arrested in Jinja security

Joel Ndhego, a resident of ivunamba village says that the suspects tasked him to pay 50,000 Shillings to enable his son is recruited into the army.
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.
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.
13:33
13:33

Fire Guts Juma Alhamil Boys Dormitory education 1 3

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.
21:03
21:03

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

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.
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.
11:15
11:15

Police Recovers Second Gun Used in Foiled KCB Robbery district 1

Diana Nandawula, the Kiira Regional Police Publicist says that the second gun was found at a residence in works zone, Nile Crescent road in Jinja town. It is suspected that the gun was abandoned by one of the guards, who plotted the robbery.
11:41
11:41

Unknown Woman Killed in Jinja resident

Robert Tenywa, the Gabula Road Village L C 1 chairperson, says his area has become a hub of thuggery due to lack of vigilance and security lights.
18:15
18:15

Man in Jinja Kills Wife over Land murder

The village chairperson, Godfrey Abuze says that Kabuno had wanted to sell a plot of land, an idea which the deceased rejected before the village council committee.
12:23
12:23

Police Constable Detained For Defiling Colleague’s Daughter district

The Kiira Region Police Spokesperson, Diana Nandawula says investigations are ongoing. “The victim has been examined and when our file is complete, we shall forward it to the Resident State Attorney for legal advice on the preferable charges against the suspect,” she said.
18:58
18:58

Jinja Hospital Stuck with Bodies of Mob Justice Victims investigation 1

A pathologist at the hospital who preferred anonymity says that the mortuary lacks adequate space to store the bodies and as a result, some of the bodies are still lying on the floor.
16:19
16:19

Jinja District Councillors, RDC Clash people 2

Speaking during a special council sitting held at the district headquarters on Thursday, Richard Mbazira, the male councillor representing Walukuba-Masese division says that, Sakwa refers to local leaders as illiterates who cannot do much for their people.
07:20
07:20

Man Arrested for Killing Teenage Girlfriend murder

He is accused of killing 16-year-old Sylvia Nagujja by strangulation at Musey View Lodge in Wairaka-Walumbe village in Kakira town council in Jinja district on Saturday night.
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