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16:30
16:30

Defense Secretary, 100 Others in Jinja City Arrested in Operation regional police 2 1

Mugoya was arrested together with 100 others including seven players from Labella Vita Soccer Club.
08:56
08:56

Jinja Court Remands 46 Over Illegal Possession of Narcotic Drugs regional police 1

The accused are among the dozens of suspects being arrested in a joint security crackdown aimed at cleaning up the criminal black spot areas of Bugembe and Mafubira in Jinja city.
14:46
14:46

UPDF Impostor Arrested in Jinja City security 2 1

According to Ongadia, he bought the UPDF uniform from an undisclosed source at Shillings 38,000. He told detectives at Bugembe police station where he is locked up that he was under pressure to formalize his conjugal relationship with his girlfriend, which forced him to resort to illegal roadblocks to get money to finance their traditional marriage ceremony.
18:54
18:54

LC 1 Chairperson Arrested Over Criminal Gangs in Jinja city police station 1

The Kiira region police spokesperson, James Mubi says that Matende has been frustrating efforts of cracking down on criminal elements within the community, most of whom are suspected to be working under his command to create havoc.
07:19
07:19

Jinja Female Weightlifter Killed in Revenge Attack-Police police station 1 1

According to the police, the suspects have been planning to kill the deceased after serving their six months sentence in Bugembe prisons following their conviction for stealing her smartphone and other valuables.
08:22
08:22

One Held Over Death of Jinja Based Weightlifter police spokesperson 1 1

Hudson Byansi, a resident of Idudi Cell, Idudi Town Council in Bugweri district, is alleged to have led a gang of youths on Saturday night to stab Nyanga as she was leaving her cosmetics shop located in Budhumbuli Cell, Bugembe Ward in Jinja City.
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.
12:42
12:42

Projectile Destroys House, Bugembe Prison Cell Jinja 1

This morning, a team of counter-terrorism police personnel rushed to Igenge village to assemble the fragments to ascertain the source of the projectile. The officers recovered two oval-shaped metallic pieces believed to be part of the fragments released by the projectile from the Bugembe prisons compound and Igenge village.
16:58
16:58

Jinja CPS Cells Breakout: Leads Implicate Officers of Conniving with Wanted Criminals area 1 1

The Deputy RCC Peter Banya says the suspects were on security’s wanted the list for the past two years and their arrest was meant to serve as a relief to the affected communities, who had endlessly filed complaints against them. However, their "peaceful escape" without any of the cells guards firing to scare them off raises suspicion of an inside job.
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.
14:33
14:33

Basoga Rallied to Embrace Kingdom Institution region 1 1

The coronation anniversary scientific event which president Yoweri Museveni is expected to grace as the chief guest will be held at the kingdom’s palace in Bugembe ward of Jinja city under tight observance of the covid19 standard operating procedures.
11:40
11:40

Drivers Find Alternative Routes to Access Jinja city Bugembe 1 1

Other vehicles owned by utility service providers, which ferried excess passengers were also impounded, although most of their illegal passengers abandoned their transporters and fled.
13:36
13:36

Jinja Police Arrest Suspected Robbers, Rapists, Kidnappers in Swoop team 1 2

Abbey Ngako, the Kiira region police spokesperson said the youthful gangsters are far more dangerous than they look and he described the exhibits so far recovered from their homes, which include house breaking tools and narcotics.
12:51
12:51

Mob Attack Victims Fault Police Over Delayed Prosecution of Suspects police station 1 2

Nelson Shekanabo, one of the victims says that they identified their attackers through a suspects’ parade at Jinja central police station but they are surprised that they have spent more than two weeks in police cells without appearing in court.
16:15
16:15

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

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.
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.
11:22
11:22

Speeding Vehicle Collides with Train in Jinja victim 3 1 Top story

According to the traffic and road safety regulations, a driver of a vehicle is required to exercise extra care in approaching and traversing rail crossings and apply reasonable speed to enable him or her to stop if circumstances so require.
14:09
14:09

Woman Arrested For Killing Her Mother village 1

The suspects reportedly laid the deceased’s body on a mattress and covered it with a blanket before setting the house ablaze to destroy evidence.
15:43
15:43

Fuel Siphoning Frustrates Efforts to Minimize Contact Between Truck Drivers, Highway Communities police spokesperson 5 1 Top story

“As a community, we feel it is not safe for us but, we can’t do anything about it because those engaged in this business are powerful people. These youths plant Jerry cans in front of our shops and whenever trucks make stop overs. An average of 10 boys gather to interact with the drivers as they siphon fuel,” he said.
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