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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.
11:08
11:08

Female Weightlifter Stabbed to Death in Jinja City area 1

It is suspected that the 33-year old Nyanga was stabbed outside her cosmetics shop in Budhumbuli cell, in Bugembe ward within Jinja city and the body later dumped in a trench.
17:13
17:13

Three Jinja City Officials, Guard Arrested Over Theft of Road Equipment police spokesperson 1 1

The Kiira Region Police Spokesperson, James Mubi told journalists that whistleblowers tipped off police about the matter prompting them to open up a general inquiry file on August 25, 2022, where witnesses provided evidence implicating the suspects for masterminding the theft of the road construction unit.
12:14
12:14

Young Man Hacked to Death in Buwenge resident

The deceased's father, Edward Tebiila says that his son has not been involved in any known conflicts in the area and he has no idea about the possible killer's motive.
18:32
18:32

41 Arrested in Jinja Protests area 1 1 Top story

34 suspects were arrested from different highway points in Jinja city, four suspects were arrested from Kakira town council and three others were arrested from Buwenge town council. The suspects are currently detained at different gazetted police stations within the Kiira policing area.
18:04
18:04

Besigye Escapes Arrest in Jinja City vehicle 3

Besigye and Mukaku Lubega of the Red Card Movement had made a stopover for refreshments at Igar Café and Petrol Station along the Kampala-Jinja Road when Police immediately surrounded the car and ordered them to return to Kampala.
14:54
14:54

Police Arrest Two Suspected Ringleaders of Motorcycle Thieves in Busoga Kiira

Available intelligence information indicates that the suspects track down their victims for an estimated two months before they strike and rob them of their motorcycles. Their luck ran out when police recovered a motorcycle registration number; UFM 917M belonging to Amuza Ogoola, which was stolen from his home in Wairaka cell in Kakira town council, in Jinja district.
13:00
13:00

Retired ICT Teacher, Two Others Arrested for Masterminding Theft of Vehicle Number Plates victim 1

Ogutti is further accused of aiding the racket to develop a 10-year strategic plan, stretching from 2021-2031. The group intends to recruit other members to create tangible wealth by extorting money from their unsuspecting victims.
09:16
09:16

Driver Killed, Body Abandoned In Trailer Cabin crime 1

The deceased trucker was heading to SK Sneh Uganda limited in Lubaga division, in Kampala city. His body was found with a sealed mouth, tied with ropes, and wrapped with bedsheets.
09:14
09:14

Police Recover 90 Rounds of Live Ammunition Abandoned in Jinja city Kiira 1

Police recovered the bullets on Sunday morning after receiving a tip-off from Kakaire’s house help who saw an army green arm chest jacket beside their house. The househelp immediately alerted officers at Wanyange police post.
10:58
10:58

Two-Year-Old Dies After Eating Poisoned Food child

Hellen Mbuya, a mother of three children prepared a meal of Matooke and beans from outside her rented room, and it is suspected some put poison in it the food while she was inside the room before serving it to her family members.
10:46
10:46

Police Burst Racket of Fake Cement Dealers Kiira 1 1 Top story

The adulterated cement is normally sold to unsuspecting clients between Shillings 28,000-30,000.
17:08
17:08

Engineers Mistaken for Transformer Thieves, Survive Lynching police spokesperson 1 1

The engineers who were traveling in a Fuso truck with registration number UBA 261D, which was mounted with a wheel loader attempted to uninstall the transformer without consulting the area residents, which sparked off their anger to riot.
10:07
10:07

Toddler Killed in House Fire child

Wayelo's mother, Florence Achan says that they live in a deserted area and only noticed the fire when they saw huge flames. "Our house is located near the wetland and our neighbours who live about 100 meters away only noticed the fire when it had already spread all over the house," she said.
07:07
07:07

Gunmen Rob Indian Shop In Jinja City UPDF 1 1

Muzafalu Mbago, a street vendor within the area, says that two of the gunmen first masqueraded as customers and entered the shop before their accomplices who had parked outside the shop for close to 15 minutes joined them.
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.
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