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07:59
07:59

Mbarara City Suspends Boda Boda Election road 2 2

James Mwesigye, the Mbarara Resident City Commissioner, warned against further protests, threatening strong action if they continue.
14:02
14:02

Nabbanja, Nakadama Assure Mayuge Residents on Gov't Services district 1 1

Their commitment arose out of concerns by the Mayuge District chairperson Frank Tibagendeka that the area was lagging behind due to poor roads, lack of financial support to the fisheries sector, meagre government financing to the different agricultural production clusters, inadequate schools and health facilities, among others.
10:40
10:40

Motorcyclist Washed Away in Luuka Wetland road

The chairperson of motorcyclists in Luuka district, Jaberi Nagaya, says that the roadside wetlands normally flood during heavy rains, which results into accidents due to the slippery, sloping terrain.
14:56
14:56

National Rally Championship: Sodo, Navigator Survive Accident street 1

Sodo was driving with his navigator Derrick Lubambula when their Mitsubishi EVO9 Registration number UAV 889Z overturned several times and crashed in the neighboring garden in Butapa village in Buyanga sub-county in Bugweri district on Saturday morning.
08:48
08:48

Grenade Recovered in Iganga road 1 2

Musa Musenze, the LCI Chairperson says the hand grenade is suspected to have been abandoned by scrap dealers in the area.
08:55
08:55

Dilapidated City Roads Frustrate Business in Jinja financial year 2 1

In explanation for the city's worrying road status, the Jinja city spokesperson, Rajab Kiito says that the city lacks funds to address the challenge of poor roads, but they have planned to refurbish 3.5 kilometers of roads, at a cost of 16.5 billion Shillings this financial year, through funding from the USMID project.
13:38
13:38

Jinja City Road Unit Sold Off as Scrap regional police 1

Following the incident, the police launched a general enquiry which led to the arrest of Jinja Deputy Town Clerk Peter Mawerere, among other technocrats over fraud and failure to safeguard government equipment. Further investigations also led to the arrest of the city’s Senior Law Enforcement Officer Denis Bimbona.
11:59
11:59

Three Perish in Mayuge Accident deceased

The trio was driving in a Toyota Caldina registration number; UAG 226B when they rammed into a stationary sugarcane truck registration number; UAA 759Q in the wee hours of Sunday morning. The vehicle is reported to have overturned two times killing the trio instantly.
15:23
15:23

Youths Block Busoga Highways over Rising Commodity Prices police station 2

Their actions deterred both motorcyclists, drivers and pedestrians alike from accessing the highways. They were seen pelting all the road users who declined to obey their call of joining the protest.
18:09
18:09

Jinja Authorities Start Restoring Trade Order with Vendors, Taxi Crackdown street 2 3

They authprities say that illegal commuter taxi stages have since contributed to traffic congestion within the Jinja city’s central business district, which is frustrating the smooth operability of other enterprises.
14:40
14:40

Road Gang Members in Jinja City Demand Safety Measures street 1

The call follows the death of their colleague, Edith Wamala, aged 70 years, who was knocked dead by a hit-and-run commuter taxi while cleaning Nalufenya West Road on Tuesday.
14:18
14:18

60 Buildings in Jinja City to Miss Out on Plot Numbering authority 1 1

Charles Nampendo, the Senior Physical Planner of Jinja city says that two plots along the main street are undeveloped whereas, eight others were condemned as unfit for human habitation but the owners are yet to respond positively.
10:03
10:03

Police Arrest Cobbler On Allegations of Abetting Number Plate Thefts police spokesperson 1

A detective privy to this matter told URN on condition of anonymity that Opendi revealed that Mbasa was coordinating a racket of street children who use pliers and other sharp objects to pluck number plates from vehicles normally parked along streets for long hours.
16:54
16:54

Police Use Live Ammunition to Disperse Mob health 1 1 Top story

The 71-year-old, Patel Motibhayi was driving a NOAH registration number; UAW 358D when he rammed into a container, accelerated and knocked Kalende who was seated in a shoe workshop.
16:29
16:29

Jinja Hospital Disowns Health Worker Arrested for Staging Street Bash staff 1 1

On Tuesday afternoon, Dr. Florence Tugumisirize, the Director Jinja Regional Referral Hospital told journalists that Muwema was part of the staff contracted by the MOH to boost the human resource in their COVID-19 Treatment Unit-CTU in June last year.
17:26
17:26

Doctor, Two Others Arrested for Staging Street Bash police station 1 Top story

Trouble for Muwema started on Saturday evening when he allegedly parked his vehicle registration number, UBG 997H along Iganga road in the Southern division in Jinja city and turned up music where they partied and took beers together with 30 others.
09:06
09:06

Traffic Officer Knocked Dead Patrolling Kamuli-Buyende District Boundary street 1

Ndingidyeye who was riding on a motorcycle registration number; UEX 280U, was knocked in the areas of Nankulyaku on Bukungu road along the Kamuli-Buyende road.
06:50
06:50

Train Accident Paralyses Traffic in Jinja city street 4 3 Top story

The accident occurred at the railway crossing line blocking vehicles from crossing from either side. Eye witnesses told URN that the incident occurred at around 8:30 pm when the truck driver failed to stop for the train to cross.
20:25
20:25

Heavy Deployment in Jinja, Kamuli After Kadaga’s Defeat For Speakership election 2

By 6:00pm, uniformed and plain clothed security personnel were seen patrolling different streets where several youths had reportedly planned to launch their protests.
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