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15:35
15:35

MPs Want Old Jinja Bridge Repaired

The old Jinja Bridge also known as the Nalubaale Bridge was constructed in 1954 and was replaced by the New Jinja bridge constructed at a cost of 112 million USD and commissioned last year.
15:59
15:59

People Power Launches Mobilisation Team in Busoga district 2 1

Each of the 11 districts within the region will be assigned three district coordinators who shall carry out civic education and massive community sensitization about the people power.
07:22
07:22

Police Investigates Death of Swedish National police spokesperson 1 1

Diana Nandawula, the Kiira Region Police Spokesperson confirmed the incident, saying they are working with the Swedish embassy to conduct postmortem to ascertain the cause of the deceaseds death.
16:38
16:38

Hailstorm Kills 3- Year-Old Child in Jinja village

Edridard Namususwa a resident of Katwe village, in Bugembe town council, Jinja district was hit by iron sheets which fell off the mud house she was sleeping in on Saturday.
18:38
18:38

DP Supporters Clash With Police in Jinja democratic party 2 1

The angry supporters first stormed Jinja Central Police Station demanding an explanation on why the meeting was cancelled, forcing the police to fire tear gas.
16:49
16:49

Parents Protest Poor State of Jinja School construction 3 1

The angry parents on Monday stormed the school and demanded for its closure. They sounded drums which attracted members of the public to join in forcing the school management to temporarily close the school. The classrooms have cracks and were roofed using old iron sheets.
16:40
16:40

Busoga Chiefs Ask Court to Dethrone Nadiope jinja

The three were part of the team of nine royal chiefs who, in August 2014, elected the then Prince Nadiope as Kyabazinga of Busoga. During the elections, they acted as chairperson, secretary and seconder of the royal chiefs council that presided over the process. Gabula was consecrated on September 13, 2014.
07:50
07:50

Police Officer Detained Over Illegal Possession of Firearm police station 1 1

Rashid Mugungu was picked up from Goodtimes Guest House in Bugembe town council last night on a tip off from the employees.
19:42
19:42

K-Jinja SSS Hold Tooro United in Super League Match advent 1

Tooro United led through Godfrey Lwesibawas goal in the 40th minute while Fred Amaku equalized for the hosts in the 70th minute.
19:30
19:30

Fishermen Raise Complaints over High Taxes jinja 3 1

The fishermen pay, annual fee of 250,000 shillings as income tax, 100,000 for the trading license, 100,000 for the boat and 50,000 for working permits.
06:55
06:55

Fire Guts Masese Village resident 2 1

Halima Namuddu, a resident says her neighbors children were playing with a charcoal stove when the fire broke out.
17:03
17:03

Suspect Commits Suicide in Police Cells deceased 1 2

It is alleged that Mufumbiro hanged himself using a piece of cloth. Mufumbiro, a motorist attached to Kaziminji boda-boda stage, in Jinja town was on Thursday arrested after failing to pay a 300,000 shillings debt owed to Pride Microfinance Bank.
12:22
12:22

Police Recovers Stolen Firearm member 1 1 Top story

Ismael Mutakubwa, a cyclist says he saw street children playing with a small metallic object from the bush and alerted his colleagues.
15:55
15:55

UPDF Cleaner, Fisherman Arrested for Extortion jinja 1 1 Top story

The duo was picked up on Saturday morning and locked up at Jinja central police station. They were allegedly found masquerading as UPDF officers attached to the Fisheries Protection Unit while soliciting money from fishmongers in Bugembe market.
08:56
08:56

Logistical Challenges Hindering Training of UPDF Drivers jinja 2 1

Col. Amos Rutaremwa, the Commandant of the School, says the school was curved out the Magamaga based school of Engineering and Logistics in 2013 with the aim of increasing professionalism among UPDF drivers.
12:11
12:11

USMID Beneficiaries Want New Guidelines Revised uganda 1 1

Paul Omer, the Soroti Mayor says the new beneficiary municipalities dont have development plans for big infrastructure projects yet it is one of the requirements.
20:16
20:16

Market Vendors Protest Eviction from Jinja Hospital Land food 3 1

Jinja Hospital administration has issued a notice of eviction to all kiosk owners. The Hospital Director Dr Edward Nkurunziza says that the hospital received 3.5 billion Shillings from the finance ministry to construct staff quarters in the area. Dr Nkurunziza says that the construction is due to start next month.
16:29
16:29

Three Suspected Robbers Killed in Fire Exchange with Police district 2 1

Kiira Regional Police Commander Paul Nkore says that police acted on a tip off from informers about the planned robbery. Nkore adds that two of the suspects died on spot, while the third one was pronounced dead on arrival at the hospital.
15:53
15:53

Jinja Police Arrests Street Children road 2 1

The arrest follows a series of robberies that occurred in several shops within the municipality. It is alleged that, the street children broke into wholesale shops and stole items that include clothes, soap, shoes and soft drinks among others.
09:57
09:57

Jinja Hippos Defeats Plascon Mongers in Rugby League match 1

The game played at Jinja rugby stadium on Saturday left hippos with four points.
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