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19:52
19:52

Jinja Ritual Murder: Pastor Remanded to Bugembe Prisons church 2

The accused had been presented to court for the first mentioning of the charges levelled against them, following their arrest and detention at Kakira central police station since November.
13:29
13:29

48 Arrested over Distributing Fake Currency in Kamuli District member

The suspects pose as land brokers and when they realize that their victims have ready cash to purchase the non-existent property, they in turn convince them to procure US Dollars at a lower rate, and then sell them the fake currency notes.
12:08
12:08

Sand Mines Bury Young Man area

Amuza Mukoobe, a miner within the area says that they found Waiswa's lifeless body in one of the open sand mines. "We saw his sandals about 30 meters away from the sand mine, prompting us to search further and that's how we managed to retrieve his lifeless body that had been covered up in the sand," he said.
10:56
10:56

Man Killed in Battle for Sex Worker in Bar fight

The two men reportedly clashed over a commercial sex worker in the bar, after each had paid her 5,000 Shillings but a dispute arose over who was to take precedence.
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.
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.
16:07
16:07

CECAFA U-20: Chaos As Ethiopia Defeats Tanzania 2-1 goal 2

When Tanzania scored the equalizer it was cancelled on grounds that one of the players was offside. The players first attacked one of the assistant referees whom they accused of frustrating their scoring chances.
19:20
19:20

Ethiopia, Tanzania Win CECAFA U-20 Women Matches woman 1

Eritrea's head coach Ibrahim Suleiman says that the girls lost the momentum of play due to unknown reasons, costing him the three points in today's game.
14:06
14:06

Uganda Defeats Djibouti 13-0 in CECAFA Women U-20 match 1

Uganda's head coach, Ayub Khalifa credits their win to teamwork and continuous efforts from each of the individual players.
18:35
18:35

Kamuli Engineer Arrested Over Graft council 1

It is reported that councilors resolved to construct a moderate administrative block worth 347 Million Shillings and on release of the funds, construction works were sanctioned, but construction works have never exceeded window level for some unidentified reasons.
08:06
08:06

Thugs Kill Security Guard, Injure Another Critically region 1 Top story

The gunmen shot Olupot several times in the head, chest and abdomen in the wee hours of Thursday morning killing him instantly.
11:42
11:42

Friday Night Fire Destroys Jinja Shops police spokesperson 1

"The fire broke out in the shops at around 10:00PM and there was timely response from police however, the fire was so big flames which deterred us from rescuing our property," says crafts dealer Fatia Nakigudde.
19:55
19:55

Eleven Arrested Over Death of Kamuli Police Constable resident

During the scuffle to rescue the victims, Kasolo shot dead Yosam Namwindo, one of the residents in the area. As a result, residents turned their wrath on the constable and lynched him to avenge Namwindo’s death.
13:47
13:47

30 Arrested For Leading Strike in Jinja City operation 1

Joel Wambedde, a resident of Namulesa cell says that most residents were angered after noticing that some of the masterminds of illegal power connections in their area were the ones leading UMEME operations.
17:21
17:21

Man On The Run For Strangling Wife to Death home

Namukuve's lifeless body was found lying in her bedroom around 12:00 pm on Monday afternoon. Rwampara is suspected to have killed the deceased on Sunday night.
13:43
13:43

Lightning Strike Claims Two Sisters in Kamuli village

The deceased's father, Moses Mutasa says that while in the house, he heard a heavy blast and rushed to open the door only to see his daughters lying helpless on the ground.
09:52
09:52

Onduparaka FC Defeats Busoga United in UPL Uganda 1

Busoga United's assistant coach, Fred Lumu, says that they failed to master the style of play.
11:57
11:57

Parents Don’t Have Time for Us –Children Speak Out Jinja 4 8

Bruno Muwuluzi, a student from Uplands High School, said that some of their colleagues on streets come from poverty stricken families and distant areas where they are offered to buyers by their parents under the pretext of finding jobs for them.
13:27
13:27

Head Teacher Interdicted Over Poor PLE Results parent

Ayub Maganda, the Chairperson Buwolomela primary school Management Committee, says he repeatedly engaged the head teacher to improve supervision in vain.
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