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17:53
17:53

70- Year-Old Woman Dies in Police Custody deceased

Fatinah Kigenyi, a resident of Kabi Zone in Buwenge Town Council, Jinja District was arrested by police over allegations of trespass on Wednesday morning. However, on arrival at the police station, she collapsed and died a few minutes later.
11:05
11:05

Mob Lynches Suspected Thief After Escaping from Police village 1 2

Angry residents of Nawansega village in Ibulanku Sub County lynched 27-year-old Emmanuel Wamuko this morning. Trouble for Wamuko started when he attempted to sell off two goats he is suspected to have stolen from the community. He was picked up by residents and handed over to police.
12:35
12:35

Two Children in Iganga Die from Suspected Poisoning health center

It is alleged that the children and their father Moses Wanjala collapsed after supper at around 9:00 pm.
18:03
18:03

Ikumbya Health Center III Closed After Five Staff Test Covid-19 Positive health worker

The Luuka district health officer, Christopher Wandira says that the maternity ward and laboratory will remain operational, however, members of the public have been advised to seek medical services from the lower health center IIs or Kiyunga health center IV.
17:36
17:36

Voters Task MP Mwiru to Improve Service Delivery area 2 3

During Mwiru’s campaign launch on Friday, the voters say that their area is lagging in terms of quality health care with frequent drug stock-outs and poor infrastructure within the lower health facilities yet there is limited government intervention to improve the situation.
07:09
07:09

Bugweri District Headquarters Temporarily Closed after Registering Covid19 Case coronavirus 1 1

Gad Rugajju, the Chairperson of Bugweri Covid19 Taskforce who also doubles as the acting Resident District Commissioner, says the samples of all staff were picked from Busesa health center IV before they were offered psycho-social support and directed to self-quarantine as they wait for their results.
12:07
12:07

Two Suspected Cattle Thieves Lynched in Buyende District resident

Richard Kajura, one of the residents says that the deceased had instructed him to load two cows on a waiting pickup which would transport them to the police station as exhibits, when he received a phone call alerting him that he was being robbed.
15:01
15:01

Mother, Two Children Drown in Fish Pond after Domestic Brawl home

Grace Mbali, the Dongi Village LC I chairperson says the deceased has been a casual worker at the pond where she drowned with her children. Mbali says eyewitnesses confided in him that the deceased lied to the caretaker of the pond caretaker that she had forgotten her phone around the area.
17:06
17:06

Police Kill One While Dispersing Mob village

Galimu was hit on Monday afternoon when police opened fire to disperse an angry mob that had stormed the residence of Nenkude Murasi, a traditional healer accusing him of cursing their village.
14:24
14:24

Jinja Residents Reject Construction of Greenhouse at Health Centre village 1 2

The greenhouse is an initiative of Jinja Municipality, where flowers to beautify Jinja town will be grown.
08:28
08:28

Mentally Challenged Man Kills Two Butchers in Buyende police spokesperson

The duo met their death on Saturday when the lunatic, whose names have been withheld by URN, stormed their butchery and chopped off their heads before fleeing the scene.
17:23
17:23

Health Worker Found Dead in Bar Jinja

Henry Mugarura, the Jinja North Division Police Commander told URN the deceased’s body is lying at Buwenge Health Center IV mortuary awaiting postmortem.
16:36
16:36

Panic as Midwife Discovers Live Frog in Woman's Placenta pregnant mother 2 1 Top story

The bizarre incident occurred around 2pm on Sunday after a 23-year-old woman from Kasua village in Pajulu Sub County, whose names have been withheld by URN, gave birth to a bounding baby girl at the health center.
07:24
07:24

Stray Bullet Injures Woman During Road Protest street 1 1 Top story

Jalia Mutesi was hit on Monday afternoon when police opened fire to disperse the protest, which started on Saturday.
13:11
13:11

Two Health Workers on the Spot Over Drug Theft government

On Saturday the Namayingo deputy resident district commissioner, Majid Dhikusooka and police detectives stormed their homes and recovered forty bundles of cotton wool, three boxes of injections, six boxes of vaccines and unspecified amount of antimalarial drugs that had been repacked in different paper bags.
10:01
10:01

Police Retrieve Marketeer's Body from Saka Swamp Michael Kasadha

It is alleged that Kyomukama was driving with his colleague, Samuel Yeebe in a truck registration number UBG 870 C when they plunged in the swamp following the collapse of Saka Bridge.
18:00
18:00

Six People Killed as Truck Rams into Roadside Building health center 1

Eyewitnesses say that a Fuso Truck registration number, UBA 213 N loaded with sacks of Sugar from Mayuge Sugar Factory lost control, swerved off the road and rammed into a building. There were 15 people in the building by the time the tragedy occurred.
15:15
15:15

Residents Decry Poor Services at Buyiga Health Center Mpigi 4 1

Buyiga Health Center Management Committee Chairperson, Robert Ssentongo confirms receiving enormous complaints from residents whenever they visit the health center that they don’t get medication.
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