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21:05
21:05

Two Killed in Iganga-Busia Road Accident Busoga 1

It is reported that the two were traveling in a commuter taxi registration number; UAT 445P, from Busia to Iganga town.
08:58
08:58

Teenager Electrocuted in Iganga resident 1 1

“A woman whom we are yet to identify opened a kiosk in this area yesterday (Friday). She hired electricians to illegally connect power in her premises, which I highly think might have been the main trigger behind today’s electricity circuit,” he said.
12:59
12:59

Fuel Tanker Bursts in Flames area 2 4

Mulawa Waiswa, a resident within the area says that the crash has resulted into panic within their community and most of the parents have resolved to locking up their children inside the houses, as a means of deterring them from being exposed to the accident scene.
07:43
07:43

Three Schools Risk Losing License for Violating Lockdown Restrictions Iganga 2 1 Top story

According to Kasadakawo, they were tipped off that the three schools were conducting normal lessons despite the closure of schools. He explains that the act of teaching pupils during lockdown amounts to disobedience of the directives issued by the Ministry of Education and Sports.
12:05
12:05

Motorcyclists Block Highway Protesting Delayed Police Arrival at Accident Scene Bugiri 3 2

Mohammed Bashir, a truck driver who witnessed the incident, says that Kisambira was riding at breakneck speed when he sustained a flat tire and rammed into one of the trucks.
10:32
10:32

Nine Arrested over Illegal Demonstration in Jinja police spokesperson

The suspects went on the streets on Friday and Saturday to protest operations against illegal power connections in the areas of Bugembe. They lit old tyres in the middle of the Jinja-Iganga highway, affecting traffic and businesses along the highway.
11:34
11:34

Police Surveillance Camera Collapses, Injures Two in Iganga regional police 1

It is reported that, the surveillance camera collapsed on the victims at around midday. The victims were rushed to Iganga General hospital emergency unit for further management.
07:27
07:27

EC to Blacklist Staff Implicated in Malpractice election 4 1

Speaking to political leaders and civil society organization-CSO actors, during the post-election evaluation meeting held at Iganga district headquarters last Friday, Mastiko said that they have put in place a system where all their staff implicated in jeopardizing the smooth execution of the electoral process shall be registered.
15:33
15:33

Three Arrested in Iganga for Alleged Kidnap of Four-Year-Old Boy police station 1

Michael Ainebyona a resident of Bugumba A village in the Northern division in Iganga municipality was kidnapped last week from a green park where he had gone to play with friends.
12:33
12:33

Two Thieves Lynched in Iganga After Attack on Chirperson area

It is reported that, the two were part of a gang of five who stormed the house of Ndimulodi, chopped his left hand and leg, before breaking into his kitchen where they started gathering his chicken.
17:06
17:06

Police Recovers Missing Prisons Firearm village 2 1 Top story

Abas Faama, the Nakilulwe Village LC I Chairperson, says that he has been receiving complaints from residents about a stranger roaming the village with a firearm to conduct night patrols and extort money from unsuspecting civilians. He stresses that the suspect together with others still at large would also snatch money and handbags from women at gunpoint.
14:00
14:00

Mob Lynches Unidentified Woman for Attempted Motorcycle Theft Namutumba

It is alleged that when they reached a bushy area, the deceased hacked Mugabe in the back with a machete prompting him to raise alarm for help. Residents ganged up against the woman and stoned her to death.
16:59
16:59

25-Year old Electrocuted to Death in Tembo Steel Mills Iganga

An employee who spoke on condition of anonymity says that Kalulu was electrocuted near the boiler, but their bosses attempted to conceal the cause of death.
18:26
18:26

Drivers Want Police to Reinstate White Traffic Uniform Iganga 3 1

Some eight traffic police officers who spoke on condition of anonymity told URN that they have been involved in minor accidents, which drivers blame on poor visibility of officers along the highways.
17:16
17:16

Nine Sex Workers Arrested for Stabbing Client to Death Busoga

The Busoga East Police Commander, Anatolli Katungwesi says that they tracked down the suspects in their hideouts in the outskirts of Iganga town. He, however, says that the prime suspect is still at large.
08:04
08:04

Sex Workers Wanted on Suspicion of Killing Man at Iganga Pub room

A Waitress at the Pub, who spoke on condition of anonymity, says that the deceased was seen sharing alcohol with six sex workers attached to the pub before the incident.
15:36
15:36

34-year Old Stabbed to Death in Embarrassing Situation Iganga 1

His suspected killer, Yakubu Isabirye, is reported to have caught the late Kalulu red handed trespassing in his bed, and has since fled into hiding after stabbing.
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