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13:11
13:11

Missing Child Found Murdered in Mayuge deceased 1

One of the children the deceased was playing with says that a man who described himself as a relative to the her family and took the toddler.
06:30
06:30

Civilian Killed in Scuffle With Police area

Kataba tried to recover his firearm from Bampalana and met resistance from Maka leading to a scuffle. Maka was shot dead.
11:24
11:24

Human Resource Shortage Hindering COVID-19 Management in Mayuge health worker 2 1

Zamzam Nakyesa, whose relative is under home-based care, says that a health worker has only seen them once in two weeks. “My sister is asthmatic and she experiences frequent attacks, which makes her case complicated for us to manage. However, ever since the health workers came to inform us on how she had contracted coronavirus, they have never returned to check on her despite our frequent calls requesting for their intervention,” she said.
08:22
08:22

Fish Worth UGX 350m Poisoned in Mayuge District farm 3 2

The farm, owned by a group of 30 youths, had 21,000 pieces of mudfish species and 30,000 pieces of tilapia fish species, which were slated for harvest on Monday next week. Emmanuel Mbusa, an employee at the farm says that he noticed fish floating on the ponds on Thursday morning and later learnt that all the fish had been killed.
11:16
11:16

Woman Suspected of Killing Husband who Couldn't Satisfy her Marital Needs village

Chairman Imran Kasiko says that the Bwondha men depend more on women for economic survival and if the men fail to fulfill their conjugal obligations to the women, it creates room for frequent domestic violence cases in the community.
12:19
12:19

Agriculture Ministry Intensifies Research on Hass Avocado Mayuge 2 1

Hass Avocado is a variety said to be incredibly nutritious and containing potassium, heart-healthy acids as well as fibre. The variety with a dark green coloured rough surface matures after two years and a single mature tree can produce more than 500kg fruits under good agronomic management practices.
12:42
12:42

Woman Stabs Newly-born Baby, Dumps him in Pit Latrine son

"Namuwaya looked healthy and she carried that baby in her womb for nine months under our watch therefore, if her jolly face was anything to go by, dumping her baby was the last thing we could imagine her do," a neighbour said.
08:05
08:05

Mayuge LC V Blames Election Loss on Security Bosses vehicle 2 1 Top story

Bongo, who has served for two five year elective terms, lost to his rival Frank Tibagendeka. He claims that the two security chiefs jointly deployed soldiers and police officers to instigate violence against his supporters and polling agents, which cost him the elections.
08:03
08:03

MP Majegere on the Spot For Orchestrating Violence Against Opponent's Supporters area 4 1 Top story

Aziza Magumba, a fuel trader in Mpungwe trading center, alleged that Majegere’s supporters attacked her on December 17th, 2020 and took off with Shillings four million after battered her unsparingly.
12:51
12:51

Unregulated Sand Mining Threatening Fish Breeding Areas in Mayuge, Jinja landing 2 2

A local government official in Mayuge told URN that the unregulated sand mining has led to the widening of the lake shores.
10:54
10:54

FPU Destroys 1,000 illegal Fishing Nets in Mayuge area 2 2

The illegal nets comprised 1,044 beach seines and 88 monofilament nets which they say have been depleting the lake of all its’ fish species.
15:05
15:05

Redeployment of FPU Excites Mayuge, Jinja fishermen government 4 1

The fishermen told URN on Thursday that some fishermen had resorted to fish poisoning so as to harvest more yet in the long run threatening the sustainability of the fisheries sector to compete on the global market.
07:41
07:41

Police Recovers Body Parts of Crocodile Attack Victim Mayuge

Watangwa, a primary six pupil at Musubi primary school in Musubi village, Bukatube Sub County, Mayuge district had gone swimming with his other two colleagues when a crocodile fled off with his body.
12:56
12:56

Three Killed in Mayuge Road Accident driver

The victims who were riding on a motorcycle registration number, UDN 597K from Namayingo district collided with a sugarcane truck registration number, UAY 463B in Lugolole trading center in Mayuge district along the Musita-Lumino highway.
09:10
09:10

Crocodile Kills 16-year-old Boy in Mayuge

Abdul Masaba, the deceased's father says that Watangwa's friends described to him how the killer crocodile had sped off with their colleague into the water at around 6:00pm.
17:49
17:49

SPC Injured by Stray Bullet While Enforcing COVID-19 Guidelines coronavirus

Emmy Mitala, the Mayuge Resident District Commissioner, says the security officers attempted to disperse the revellers peacefully but they switched off power and started pelting them with stones. According to Mitala, the officers retaliated by firing live ammunition in the air but a stray bullet hit Ponde in the chest.
07:06
07:06

Police Recover Body of Missing Kenyan Truck Driver from Mayuge Swamp security 1

James Mubi, the Busoga East Region Police spokesperson has identified the deceased truck driver as Ibrahim Abedi Yare, a Kenyan citizen.
08:12
08:12

Police Struggles to Retrieve Burnt Trailer from Mayuge Wetland fire 1 1

The semi-trailer which was carrying petrol from Mombasa to Kampala is said to have suffered a head-on collision with a Mercedez Benz registration number UAB 851Y which was moving from Jinja. The trailer then overturned in Wandago wetland, Mayuge district, sparking a fire which spread to the nearby sugarcane plantation.
08:31
08:31

Pictorial: Remembering Bishop James Hannington

The event was also graced by the Vice President Edward Kiwanuka Ssekandi and the Speaker of parliament, Rebecca Kadaga. The two national leaders promised to lobby government support for the facelift of Bishop Hannington site into a religious tourism centre.
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