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21:55
21:55

Jinja Hospital Emergency Unit Temporarily Closes after COVID-19 Deaths patient 1 Top story

Although the facility was disinfected on Monday evening and Tuesday morning, patients and their attendants started fleeing it for fear of contracting Covid19. As a result, management temporarily relocated some of the patients to the outpatient department. However, most of them opted to seek medical services from lower health facilities.
15:39
15:39

Nasser Ashraf, Steven Wante Win NRM Primaries in Jinja City Divisions race 2

Ashraf, the current Jinja central east parish garnered 8,256 votes to defeat Nelson Mawanda who polled 1,076 votes.
18:42
18:42

NUP Women Coordinator Arrested in Jinja for Wearing Red Beret press conference 1

They grabbed the red beret off her head and forced journalists to switch off their cameras as she was being whisked away to a waiting police patrol vehicle within the palace compound.
13:24
13:24

Soldier Detained Over Fatal Shooting of Mother of Ten fire

The deceased was shot during Saturday's chaos which ensued following delayed declaration of results after the National Resistance movement-NRM primaries in Bugiri district.
16:17
16:17

Former NYTIL workers spend 25 years begging for their pay Jinja 5 1

The now aged citizens, some already eighty years old, decided to draft a terminal benefits compensation claim of 10 billion Shillings. On average, each would be paid sh2.8 million for all those years, a mere three days' pay for a Member of Parliament.
12:18
12:18

Three Fake UPDF 'Majors' Arrested in Jinja investigation

Joel Ndhego, a resident of ivunamba village says that the suspects tasked him to pay 50,000 Shillings to enable his son is recruited into the army.
05:15
05:15

Floating Water Bike Excites Jinja Fishermen youth 3 5

Project X youth innovators is a team of six university graduates who devised means of earning income by introducing unique water transport devices within the country. This time around, they designed a bicycle with two light pipes at the sides which enable it to keep afloat along the lake.
07:50
07:50

Police Disperses Traditional Healers For Breaching Covid-19 Guidelines district 2 1

Led by the new Bujjagali oracle, Hassan Kirunda, the traditional healers from different districts of Busoga Sub region converged on Wednesday to construct a shrine following the death of the 39th Bujjagali oracle “Nabamba Budhagali,” late last year.
17:50
17:50

Jinja Woman Electrocuted deceased 2 1

35-year-old Robinah Nabukonde, a resident of Muyenga slum was electrocuted on Tuesday when she came into contact with loose electricity wires.
16:15
16:15

Residents Protest as Health Centre Keeps Body in Out-patients Ward deceased 2 1

Angom died on Monday morning. However, her body was still lying in the outpatient department by Tuesday afternoon. The deceased’s neighbour, Ruth Akello says Angom was bleeding profusely when she was rushed to the facility on Monday shortly before she was pronounced dead.
13:02
13:02

Pastors Ask Government to Reduce Taxes on Temperature Guns Busoga 3 1 Top story

Prossy Babalanda, a pastor attached to Ntinda victory family center told the meeting that she can’t afford the equipment required for reopening because she entirely depends on believers to finance their operations.
05:32
05:32

FDC Supporters Clash after Failed Party Primaries in Jinja commission 4 2

In the race were Jinja Central Division Chairman Mubarak Kirunda and his counterpart William Ebusa, the incumbent chairperson of Mpumudde-Kimaka Division. But Kirunda, one of the candidates did not show up, forcing his supporters to contest the process.
13:02
13:02

Batuwa Wins FDC Primaries for Jinja West MP Seat election 1

Last month, Batuwa was declared the winner with 47 votes against Kawanguzi's 27 votes. However, the results nullified on grounds that it was marred with irregularities.
17:28
17:28

Thugs Stab Bugembe Man Jinja 2 1

According to Magemeso, the three assailants who wore face masks forced his door open and grabbed him by the neck.
10:44
10:44

Jinja Regional Referral Hospital Abandons Covid19 SOPs coronavirus 1

Some of facilities for sanitizing hands provided at different wards lack constant water supply and soap, which denies people from washing their hands routinely. Also health workers, patients and their attendants don’t adhere to the guidelines requiring them to wear face masks, which increases their chances of contracting and spreading Covid19.
16:47
16:47

Busoga Region MPs Back Kadaga parliament 5 1

Moses Balyeku, the Jinja West Member of Parliament who doubles as the Busoga parliamentary caucus vice chairperson says that, all his colleagues have agreed to rally behind Kadaga.
05:54
05:54

Encroachers Blocked from Grabbing NAFIRRI Land in Jinja staff 4 1

The contested land is estimated at an average size of about 2.5 acres, covering plots 76, 78, 79 and 82. It had been fenced off on Wednesday night, evoking a fight in which NAFIRRI officials uprooted the poles from the land on Thursday.
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