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08:28
08:28

Police Probes Theft of Jinja Hospital Air Conditioner regional police

Hospital staff, speaking anonymously, express surprise that the suspects cannot be traced through the CCTV footage, which was installed specifically to prevent such thefts.
09:46
09:46

Two Arrested in Jinja City Over Machete Attacks 1

Their arrest follows the killing of Jinja District National Unity Platform-NUP mobilizer, Joseph Kitawu aged 44 years, and Charles Mudiima, both residents of Buwenge sub-county. They were attacked from different places On May 9th, and their bodies dumped near their homes.
06:32
06:32

Two Brothers Drown in Lake Victoria 1

They had reportedly gone swimming on Monday along the Lake Victoria shoreline, in Masese, in Southern Division, Jinja City, when they were overpowered by the strong waves
14:00
14:00

Three Fishmongers Allegedly Kill Colleague for Stealing Fish

The suspects; Irene Akurut, Moses Kataasa, and Wilber Magero are detained at Jinja Central Police Station on charges of murder.
11:00
11:00

Three Students Arrested in Jinja City over Acts of Hooliganism

They were arrested while pelting stones at students of St. John SSS, Wakitaka, who were doing physical exercise in their school compound on Tuesday.
11:46
11:46

Guards Shoot Suspect Dead in Jinja City

It is alleged that guards from Priority One Security Group shot the suspect following an alert from their colleagues monitoring the CCTV control room.
11:30
11:30

Mayuge Man Wanted Over Wife's Killing

Jennifer Nakachwa, a neighbor, expressed shock at the outcome of the couple's frequent fights, noting that heavy rain drowned out any potential cries for help.
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.
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.
07:47
07:47

Victim Wants Further Medical Examination After Alleged Rape By Police Constable 1

According to the medical report presented in the police inquiry file, the doctor recommended specialized medical care, including X-ray investigations of her lower abdominal areas, to enable health workers to assess radiography images of the damaged areas and facilitate conclusive medical treatment.
10:13
10:13

Father Arrested For Allegedly Defiling Daughter

Mwanje is currently detained at Bugembe police station over two counts of aggravated defilement and child abuse. The distressed daughter notified neighbors, who later alerted the police. The victim says that her father started sexually assaulting her in November of last year after her mother left for domestic labor abroad.
09:59
09:59

Local Bar Owner Arrested Over Suspected Murder In Jinja District

Meanwhile, James Mubi, the Kiira regional police spokesperson confirms the incident adding that, homicide police personnel have documented the crime scene and taken the deceased to Jinja regional referral hospital mortuary for postmortem.
15:48
15:48

Two Electrocuted in Jinja District

They were allegedly struck dead by loose electricity wires in the area.
14:48
14:48

Man in Jinja Kills Wife, Commits Suicide

Fred Mitega, a resident of Buwagi cell, in Northern division, in Jinja, killed his wife, Zaina Nakisige after developing misunderstandings on Saturday. Mitega hit her in the head and she bled to death.
15:42
15:42

Jinja Children Killed in House Fire

It is reported that the children were left in a grass-thatched house with a burning candle, which spilled off to their mattress, and then to the whole house.
16:31
16:31

Securex Guard Committed Suicide Over Poor Pay-Police

Despite completing two months of mandatory training and a one-month probation period, he received a gross pay of only 180,000 Shillings the prior week, expressing dissatisfaction to his superiors. They assured him of potential salary increments in the future.
15:06
15:06

Jinja Children Killed In A House Fire

The fire from the candle is suspected to have first torched the mosquito net under which the victims were sleeping.
18:03
18:03

Jinja Couple Arrested For Faking Kidnap

The couple has confessed to the crimes and apologized claiming that, they only faked the kidnap to raise tuition fees for their four children.
07:41
07:41

Parents Charged with Negligence After Children Drowning

Reportedly, on Christmas Day, the two boys left their homes around 10:00 am supposedly to join Christmas festivities in the nearby communities. However, they headed to Lakeside Primary School in Masese ward, Southern division, Jinja city, attracted by a Christmas football game between Kisima 1 and Masese United.
11:51
11:51

Two Boys Drown in Lake Victoria

Hussein Kibirige, a fisherman says that there are unpredictable storms, which have been raging over the lake at different times of the day for the past three months and their colleagues have equally suffered severe injuries, lost fishing gear, and boats, among other valuables.
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