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18:01
18:01

Committee Irked By Encroachment on Railway Land job 2

The committee chairperson, William Korotyo says that, before their fact-finding trip in Jinja City, they had received reports of squatters who have constructed permanent houses within the rail line and its’ surrounding reserves.
13:44
13:44

Kiira EV Inspires Students to Embrace Homegrown Tech Solutions country 3 2

Kiira motors cooperation is the first automotive factory in the country which is currently constructing a manufacturing plant at a 100-acre piece of land in Mutai village, Jinja district. The company is expected to manufacture solar-powered, electric and fuel supported vehicles.
17:05
17:05

Man Abandons Bodaboda Job to Preach Bobi Wine Presidential Bid Fulltime people 2 1

“His love for Kyagulanyi is uncontrollable, it has resulted into his frequent arrests during protests as security operatives often pick him from home, accusing him of masterminding or having knowledge of all civil disobedience movements but later release him without any charges,” says his brother.
12:12
12:12

Jinja Man Starves to Death deceased 1 3 Top story

Ivan Kayibanda, a resident of the area says the deceased would spend days without food since he lacked sustainable income to feed himself
04:52
04:52

700 Families Threatened with Eviction from Houses in Jinja land 3 1

The said land, covers six plots, measuring about four acres along Kisinja road and Nile crescent. It was host to the Ministry of Works employees in the '90s. But the employees continued occupying the said land even after losing their jobs in early 2000'.
18:02
18:02

Jinja Officials Resolve to Sell Off Gov't Property to Finance Headquarter Construction job 1

However, the Jinja LC 5 chairperson, Titus Kisambira, says the works have stalled due to lack of funds. "We cost the construction works at an estimated fee of Shillings 4.3 billion. We are currently stranded due to lack of funds,” he said.
20:31
20:31

ICT Minister Asks Local Government Staff to Support NRM or Quit district 2 1 Top story

Nabakooba also took a swipe at some local government public relations officers for failing to update district websites detailing government achievements such as mechanized agricultural systems in preference of discussing political tales, which have dragged young people in abject poverty since they lack information to transform their lives.
16:32
16:32

Jinja Municipal Councillor Arrested For Soliciting Bribe accusation 1 1

Mbayo was caught red-handed while receiving a bribe of 500,000 Shillings from Lt. Edrine Ochieng, at plot 16 located along Naranbhai road in Jinja municipality.
07:48
07:48

African Govt’s Urged to Stimulate Skills Education government 2 1

Statistics by the Department of Economic and Social Affairs (DESA), demonstrate that significant transformations are still required to make education systems more inclusive and accessible. It shows that only 10 per cent of people has completed upper secondary education in low-income countries, 40 per cent of the global population is not taught in a language they speak or fully understand and over 75 per cent of secondary school age refugees are out of school.
11:15
11:15

Police Recovers Second Gun Used in Foiled KCB Robbery district 1

Diana Nandawula, the Kiira Regional Police Publicist says that the second gun was found at a residence in works zone, Nile Crescent road in Jinja town. It is suspected that the gun was abandoned by one of the guards, who plotted the robbery.
11:56
11:56

UTB to License Tour Guides district 2 1

The drive involves offering free hospitality lectures to all tour guides and also meeting stakeholders like tourism police and tourism officers on how best they can enforce professionalism within the industry.
11:28
11:28

Norway Targets to Create Million jobs in Sub-Saharan Africa government 2 1 Top story

Ulstein explained that sub-Saharan Africa is one of the most important investment hubs on the continent with unexplored opportunities in the energy sector, which Norway plans to explore so as to create more jobs.
16:19
16:19

Jinja District Councillors, RDC Clash people 2

Speaking during a special council sitting held at the district headquarters on Thursday, Richard Mbazira, the male councillor representing Walukuba-Masese division says that, Sakwa refers to local leaders as illiterates who cannot do much for their people.
12:22
12:22

Jinja Businessman Arrested over Alleged Sodomy police 3

The victim says that he came to Uganda as a refugee from South Sudan in October but on reaching Moyo district, he was informed that his mother had re-married in Jinja town. While in Jinja he was approached by Kaduyu, who promised to offer him a job as he searches for his mother.
18:54
18:54

People Power Activists Demonstrate On Jinja-Iganga Highway country 3 1

The angry youths led by Moses Bigirwa, the Kamuli District Democratic Party Chairperson lit old tires in the middle of the highway to express dissatisfaction with the police decision to block the concerts of Robert Kyagulanyi alias Bobi Wine, the Kyandondo East Member of parliament.
08:01
08:01

Jinja Councilors Disagree on Location of Proposed District Headquarters bank of uganda 1 Top story

During the meeting, the Works Committee Chairperson, Baate Mugisha proposed that council should embark on the construction of the district headquarters at Busoga square as soon as possible drawing protests from the LC V Chairperson, Titus Kisambira together with seven councilors.
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