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14:26
14:26

Muslims Insist on Claiming Contested Land in Jinja City 1

Minister Sam Mayanja's declaration in favour of UMC has met resistance from both ULC and Jinja city authorities, who are insisting on abiding with the 2022 court ruling favouring ULC, which in turn offered the same to Jinja hospital for construction of a blood bank, interns mess and orthopedic workshop, and other facilities.
15:39
15:39

Muslim Clerics Hail Busoga Kingdom for Promoting Unity 1

While holding a meeting aimed at strengthening operational ties between the Muslim community and the Kingdom at Busoga Kingdom headquarters on Tuesday, the clerics said that this continued cooperation will foster development.
07:11
07:11

BHF Donates Sickle Cells Screening Machine to Jinja Hospital 1

Busoga sub-region faces a particularly high risk of sickle cell disease, with 23% of its population at risk, significantly surpassing the national average of 13%. The provision of a screening machine will promote voluntary testing among couples before marriage, a crucial step in mitigating further infections.
10:41
10:41

UBL Enters Partners To Promote Rugby At Grassroots 1

The three-year renewable partnership was unveiled during the fun rugby event held at the Jinja city-based rugby grounds on Friday.
08:15
08:15

Gen. Elwelu Wants Wazalendo Sacco Leadership to Enhance Members' Incomes poverty 2

Elwelu stressed that the Sacco leadership must invest wisely and provide financial literacy training to members, enabling them to make purposeful investments with high returns.
07:27
07:27

Three NUP Mobilisers In Custody for Obstructing Police Operations

The trio allegedly organized a NUP grassroots mobilizers' football gala at Buyengo town council playgrounds without notifying police authorities to assess the general security situation of the area.
08:02
08:02

Walukuba Barbarians Beat Warriors 23:9 head coach 1

The Warriors trailed behind with nine points, accumulated through two penalty shots and one drop goal kick, all successfully executed by their standout kicker, Amuza Kinyai.
09:59
09:59

Jinja City Residents Protest Minister Mayanja's Ruling on Disputed Land 1

On Thursday, the residents locked Jinja Hospital's main gate for close to 30 minutes, restricting access to only critically ill patients.
11:55
11:55

ICPAU Calls for Proper Accountability to Enhance Service Delivery 2

The ICPAU Vice President, Ronald Mutumba said that several government institutions are engaged in corruption tendencies ranging from poor accountability, and absence from duty stations, among others, which require joint efforts to improve better services.
14:48
14:48

MTN Boosts Community Based Skilling Center with Equipment Northern division 1

Veronica Kyakuwaile, a student at the center, expressed renewed hope after acquiring bakery skills, enabling her to support her young son's welfare. Similarly, Madina Nabbanji, a housewife, has seen a significant improvement in her household income through tailoring skills learned at the center.
11:57
11:57

Fire Guts Homes in Jinja city 1

Immaculate Nakajuyi, who was at work in Jinja central market at the time, learned about the fire through social media posts. She lost her entire stock worth Three Million Shillings, which she had unpacked in her house for sorting before sale.
14:24
14:24

Minister Mayanja Rules on Disputed Land in Jinja City 2

Mayanja argued that, much as the contested land had been taken over by the Uganda Land commission-ULC, UMSC reserves priority for ownership, since they have been sitting tenants on the land for several decades.
04:39
04:39

Jinja Hippos Defeat Eagles 27:13 in Rugby League 2 Top story

Hippos tries and one conversion were earned through Bruno Kisule, Andrew Ojambo, Fidel Aremo, Eliphaz Emong and Elvis Opira while Eagles earned from Robert Ateng, coupled with two penalty shootouts from Willy Araptai and Jason Nuwamanya
15:38
15:38

UPDF Trains Drivers For Emergency Operations 4

The six months' training also had aspects of military skills for drivers to handle some weapons and how to respond to emergencies.
10:51
10:51

UPDF Engineering Brigade Completes ICU at Jinja Hospital 1

Jinja Regional Referral Hospital Director Alfred Yayi says that they formerly had six beds, which were serving as both intensive care units and high dependency units. He says that the new unit will serve the needs of patients within the region.
14:54
14:54

Farmers Want Sugarcane Pricing Formula Derived from Cost of Production 4

The farmers say that, since the average cost of growing a tonne of sugarcane is estimated at 240,000 Shillings, a fair formula should be computed based on such parameters rather than underscoring the efforts of individual farmers.
09:49
09:49

NEMA Assures Busoga on Special Program Before Eviction from wetlands 4 1

Akankwasa said that skilling affected persons in other alternatives like beekeeping, dairy farming, and piggery, among others are better options for income generation, rather than over-reliance on small rice gardens in swamps and wetlands.
07:55
07:55

PAPs Complain of Irregularities in SGR Compensations 5

Hanifa Namuyangu, a resident of Budhumbuli cell in Bugembe ward, Northern division, Jinja city, expressed dissatisfaction with the compensation offered for her property affected by the SGR.
07:59
07:59

Busoga Premier Wants Museveni to Preside over Stability of Sugarcane Prices 1

Bahati highlights the importance of the proposed formula in shielding farmers from the price collapse experienced during the 2018-2021 period, where bumper harvests led to drastically low sugarcane prices
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