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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.
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.
11:05
11:05

Mob Lynches Suspected Thief After Escaping from Police village 2 1

Angry residents of Nawansega village in Ibulanku Sub County lynched 27-year-old Emmanuel Wamuko this morning. Trouble for Wamuko started when he attempted to sell off two goats he is suspected to have stolen from the community. He was picked up by residents and handed over to police.
19:09
19:09

Mob Kills two Suspected Thieves rider

The unidentified suspects who were traveling on a motorcycle are said to have stolen one million Shillings from a mobile money operator in Kamuli district before fleeing towards Jinja district
16:31
16:31

Police in Iganga Blocks Presidential Candidate John Katumba district 4 1

Police led by Kenneth Muheirwe, the Iganga district police commander managed to arrest Katumba before escorting him out of Iganga town.
17:36
17:36

Voters Task MP Mwiru to Improve Service Delivery area 2 3

During Mwiru’s campaign launch on Friday, the voters say that their area is lagging in terms of quality health care with frequent drug stock-outs and poor infrastructure within the lower health facilities yet there is limited government intervention to improve the situation.
11:35
11:35

Jinja NRM Delegates Protest Delayed CEC Elections area 1 3

By 9:00 am, casual labourers were still mowing the gazetted polling area located at Jinja Senior Secondary School Playground.
17:28
17:28

Thugs Stab Bugembe Man Jinja 1 2

According to Magemeso, the three assailants who wore face masks forced his door open and grabbed him by the neck.
13:59
13:59

Surveyors Vandalize Vehicle after Being Stopped from Planting Markstones in the Road resident 3 2 Top story

Sulah Wasswa, a resident within the area, says the scene was chaotic as contractors tasked surveyors to avail requisite documents allowing them to open boundaries in vain.
12:12
12:12

Jinja Man Starves to Death deceased 3 1 Top story

Ivan Kayibanda, a resident of the area says the deceased would spend days without food since he lacked sustainable income to feed himself
16:06
16:06

Jinja Residents Protest Unfair Eviction village 1 4

They accuse Musa Bashir, the proprietor of Hared petroleum of trying to evict them from their homes on grounds that acquired the land hosting the campsite from Uganda Land Commission.
12:37
12:37

Pollution of Breeding Sites Worries Fishermen in Jinja fisherman 2 3

They argue that the uncontrolled levels of pollution have deterred several fish species from multiplying because their breeding areas are contaminated with unspecified amounts of acidic waste from factories. The fishermen pinned Nile Agro and Skyfirt Leather Industries for establishing an extension of 50 meters into Lake Victoria.
04:52
04:52

700 Families Threatened with Eviction from Houses in Jinja land 3 1

The said land, covers six plots, measuring about four acres along Kisinja road and Nile crescent. It was host to the Ministry of Works employees in the '90s. But the employees continued occupying the said land even after losing their jobs in early 2000'.
21:57
21:57

NWSC Faults Road Contractors for Exposing Sewer Lines area 1 2

Agnes Atwooki, the NSWC Jinja area Principal Public Relations Officer told URN that Jinja, one of the country’s oldest towns, had heavy capacity underground sewerage lines. However, over time, road contractors have left the lines leaking without making any attempts to refurbish them after completing their road works.
14:39
14:39

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

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.
14:24
14:24

Jinja Residents Reject Construction of Greenhouse at Health Centre village 1 2

The greenhouse is an initiative of Jinja Municipality, where flowers to beautify Jinja town will be grown.
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