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18:07
18:07

Woman Dies After Being Hacked on the Head by Her Husband domestic violence

"The health workers in Mulago hospital accorded us all the necessary attention required to save Babirye, but we lacked funds to purchase essential medicines which partly contributed to her demise," her sister says.
14:38
14:38

Two Men Killed in Jinja City police station

"My house is less than 10 meters away from where one body is but, I did not hear any form of scuffle throughout the night," Elinah Namukubembe, a resident said.
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.
16:35
16:35

UPDF Soldier Knocked Dead in Jinja City police station

A soldier who declined to be named says that they gave their colleague first aid and rushed him to hospital, but he bled profusely and succumbed to the injuries on arrival. "We cleaned the wounds and rushed Oyet to Jinja hospital however, he lost a lot of blood and we lost him," he says.
16:43
16:43

Man Hacks Wife to Death in Jinja resident 1

the couple used to be peaceful and a source of inspiration for many young families within the area. However, following the covid-19 lockdown in which Byakika lost his bar business and started living permanently with his wife, the two started engaging in endless fights.
13:14
13:14

Police Hunt for Man who 'Vaccinated' 20 Victims with Fake Anti-rabies Vaccine health worker 1 2

The victims' parents say that the health workers were not readily available at the facility, but they interfaced with Kangawo, who offered to vaccinate them at a cost of 25,000 Shillings per victim, which they agreed to pay.
10:58
10:58

Man Collapses Dead In Jinja Video Hall curfew

One of the employees at the video hall who spoke on condition of anonymity told Uganda Radio Network (URN) that the man was first cited with two friends last evening during the Manchester United game against Liverpool FC, but his company left as he stayed back.
17:16
17:16

Jinja City Shooting: Police Recover Victim's Vehicle Kiira 1

"As it is our daily routine, we were heading to work in Kakira sugarcane plantations about 10:00am when one of us noticed a seemingly new vehicle parked in the middle of the road with its keys intact without any trace of the occupants," he said.
11:44
11:44

Jinja City Shooting: Assailants Fled With Victim's Vehicle primary school 1

Amos Mutebi, who claims to have witnessed the shooting, says that Waiswa was hesitant to handover the car keys to the assailants prompting them to open gunfire at them.
06:14
06:14

Unidentified Assailants Shoot Two in Jinja city police spokesperson

Aaron Musoke, a grocery shop operator, says that the victims who are unknown in the area bought snacks from Lwanda trading center and moved towards the school before they were shot about 30 minutes later.
13:57
13:57

Laboratory Technologist Arrested For Forging COVID-19 Test Results for Fugitive Jinja

A detective told URN on condition of anonymity that Waswa was picked up on Wednesday evening on a tip-off from his colleagues who faulted him for issuing fake COVID-19 positive test results to a wanted person.
13:20
13:20

Police Intensifies Search for Missing Eritrean Players police spokesperson 3 1

Kiira Region Police Spokesperson James Mubi told URN on Saturday that detectives have intensified inquiries among some Eritrean families in Uganda, whom they suspect to have masterminded the escape
12:23
12:23

Five Female Eritrean Players Disappear from Hotel in Jinja police spokesperson 1 Top story

The missing players are reported to have participated in Monday’s game where they lost to Ethiopia.
17:45
17:45

Pharmacist, Six Others Arrested Over Stolen Government Supplies Kampala

"Phramacist Ambrose Kamugisha directed me to store medical waste bins containing medical supplies on five different occasions, but his colleagues, most of whom are fellow health workers would come and load the medicines in his vehicle," mortuary attendant Godfrey Lutalemwa says.
10:33
10:33

Teenager Commits Suicide Over Failed Relationship home 1

Mutaalu says that they recalled their daughter to their village home and advised her against engaging in acts that would lead to the collapse of her sister’s marriage, but she did not heed to their advice and threatened to end her life.
07:55
07:55

Jinja Hospital Patient Attendants Lynch Suspected Thief Kiira 1 Top story

The attendants ganged up against the suspect estimated to be in his late 30s on Friday night accusing him of stealing items from different wards.
15:25
15:25

Teacher Arrested for Eloping with Former Pupil area 1 1

Pande Samanya, the area defence secretary says that Ayeni was restricting the girl’s movements but after continuous probing, she confessed to having become a wife of his former teacher.
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