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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.
19:04
19:04

Archbishop Kazimba Asks Security Personnel to Stop Harassing Opposition Politicians Mayuge 2 1

While speaking at the 135th, Bishop James Hannington memorial anniversary in Kyando village in Mayuge district on Thursday, Kazimba said that all political players deserve equal rights with their other ruling party counterparts when canvassing for votes to represent their electorates.
15:04
15:04

Two Clinics Closed Over Mismanaging Covid-19 Patient Mayuge

It is alleged that, the victim was first admitted at Rapha medical clinic early last week before being transferred to Pancerous medical center where he breathed his last on Saturday.
12:31
12:31

Three Die in Mayuge Road Accident resident 1

The deceased who are not yet identified were traveling in a sugarcane truck of Tata series registration number UPE 882. Their bodies have been transferred to Iganga general hospital mortuary awaiting postmortem.
10:09
10:09

Mayuge Factory Employees Suffer Acid Burns incident

"We were tasked to ferry jerrycans of acid from the parking yard to the distillery plant on Tuesday. However, two of them burst and the acid spilled on us,” he said. Adding that, “The boss looked on and didn't bother giving us any first aid.”
13:56
13:56

Two Detectives, Suspect Perish in Road Accident Jinja 1 1 Top story

Bashir Siriba, the Mayuge District Police Commander, says the deceased’s bodies are lying at Jinja Regional Referral Hospital mortuary awaiting postmortem.
08:29
08:29

Mayuge District Commercial Officer Dismissed for Lack of Academic Documents Attorney General

The ministry acted on a tipoff from a whistleblower who indicated that Waiswa's academic documents did not corroborate with the institutions he claims to have studied from. The whistleblower further stated that several civil servants in Mayuge district acquired their jobs after bribing the District Service Commission.
15:17
15:17

Mayuge Residents Decry Security Laxity Along Lake Victoria country 3

The residents note that their counterparts across the islands of Serinya B, Bumba, Kazi and Sagitu who purchase food from different landing sites have continued with their daily movements to the neighbouring countries of Kenya and Tanzania yet there are security forces mandated to enforce the presidential directives.
14:39
14:39

Mayuge Residents Complain About Poor Management of Quarantine Center home 2 1

Shafic Kisumuluzo, the Bwondha Zone C village chairperson, says despite registering one positive Covid19 case on the landing site last week, the both the community members and suspects have failed to adhere to the corona virus preventive guidelines of social distancing and wearing facial masks.
14:19
14:19

Covid-19 Suspects in Mayuge Decry Appalling Conditions at Quarantine Centres 4 2

The suspects argue that they hardly receive any meal and are forced to purchase meals from the neighbouring communities.
10:36
10:36

69 Quarantined in Magamaga Military Barracks UPDF 1

Capt. George Musinguzi, the UPDF spokesperson in Busoga sub-region says that the contacts have been grouped basing on their closeness with the victim during her stay at the barracks in order to ease monitoring by the standby health team stationed in the barracks premises.
20:19
20:19

First COVID-19 Case Reported in Magamaga Military Barracks district 1 1

The victim is a wife to a Uganda People’s Defense Forces-UPDF soldier, who travelled to the barracks to nurse her ailing husband on Tuesday. The soldier whose identities have been withheld is reported to have suffered a mental breakdown and was admitted in the barrack’s health facility.
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