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10:57
10:57

Forty-Six Candidates Nominated in Jinja city position 1 1

Nominations in all of Busoga were peaceful, including Namutumba district where one candidate whose names have been withheld was nominated in absentia because s/he tested positive for Covid-19.
17:00
17:00

Mwiru Unbothered by Criticism for Joining ANT region 3 1

Speaking after he was nominated on Friday, Mwiru says that, although some of the supporters were against his move to join another party, he will use the campaign season to consolidate his victory.
08:41
08:41

Parliamentary Candidates in Jinja City Root for Economic Growth population growth 5 1

20 parliamentary candidates were nominated on Thursday in Jinja City by the returning officer, Jennifer Kyobutungyi.
12:58
12:58

Jinja City Residents Protest Delayed Compensation By SGR home 3 2

The victims from the suburbs of Mpumudde, Mafubira, Bugembe and Kakira argue that, ever since SGR officials earmarked their property for compensation in 2016, they are yet to be compensated.
12:00
12:00

Three Arrested Over Jinja Hotel Murder, Mastermind still at Large attacker 1 2

31-year-old Ronald Mawa, a guard attached to Hash Security Services Limited was shot dead while his three colleagues Alfred Opio, Edrine Bwiire and Herban Muhanguzi sustained serious injuries and are admitted at Jinja regional referral hospital emergency unit
07:31
07:31

Security Guard Shot Dead in Jinja man 3 1

The guard only identified as Mawa and attached to Hash Security Company was shot in the head, chest and stomach and died instantly while two of his colleagues sustained injuries on the thigh.
20:48
20:48

Civilians on the Spot For Assaulting Soldiers Uganda 4 1

“We used to have a cordial relationship with the civilians but out of nowhere, a section of youth started accusing us of fostering relationships with their girlfriends and in turn, created cliques of battering us within the trading centres which is really absurd,” he said.
13:36
13:36

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

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.
18:54
18:54

Deeply Indebted Man, 35, Found Hanging Dead village 3

The deceased’s neighbour, Frida Namwase, says that Wambi told her how he was harboring suicide thoughts after facing pressure from money lenders.
11:52
11:52

Jinja Residents Tired of Weak Leaders jinja city 3

Jinja has in the past 30 years missed out on having a government university at now Jinja Senior secondary school, the Coca cola plant which was transferred to Namanve and the Chinese hospital was also relocated to Naguru in Kampala. The residents blame such missed opportunities to weak leadership.
12:31
12:31

CMI Impostor Arrested in Jinja crime 1 1

Ngobi who is currently detained at Gadaffi military barracks is accused of impersonating as a chieftaincy of military intelligence-CMI personnel with an aim of defrauding unsuspecting civilians of their money.
18:43
18:43

Court Blocks Nomination of FDC Flag Bearer in Jinja City Mubarak Kirunda 2 1

Two weeks ago, Mubarak Kirunda the Jinja Central Division Chairperson petitioned court questioning FDC’s criteria in awarding the party’s flag to Ebusa.
11:07
11:07

Jinja Residents Anxious about New City Status jinja city 2

The residents fear that being part of the city could affect their ownership to customary land, a developement which exposes them to land grabbers. Others fear that their buildings were not planned for the city, fearing that the elevation is pushing them into a status to which they do not belong and that they will most likely be subjected to taxes.
15:16
15:16

Ambercourt Market Vendors Restless over Lack of Land Title amber court market 2

Ambercourt market occupies 4.5 acres of land belonging to the Ministry of Defence. But following discussions between Jinja municipality, the Ambercourt market vendors and officials from the Ministry of Defence in 2018, it was resolved that the said land would be transferred to the vendors to allow them to develop the market.
18:02
18:02

Two Injured in Jinja Explosion village 3 2

The two had lit fire in a pit to clear it of any poisonous reptiles in Kyekide village in Northern City division where they digging a latrine on Thursday when they had a terrible blast.
10:47
10:47

Security Arrests Two UPDF Impostors in Jinja army 1 1

The suspects, who were paraded at Gadaffi barracks this morning, confessed to owning army uniforms denied being in possession of firearms. Edwin Mawanda, the Jinja Zone UPDF spokesperson, says the suspects have been terrorising people in Kamuli, Luuka and Jinja district.
14:24
14:24

Jinja Hospital Ambulance Grounded for Six Months regional 1

Mubarak Were, the hospital administrator, says the matter is being handled at a high level and they expect to have the ambulance back on the road soon.
15:39
15:39

Nasser Ashraf, Steven Wante Win NRM Primaries in Jinja City Divisions race 2

Ashraf, the current Jinja central east parish garnered 8,256 votes to defeat Nelson Mawanda who polled 1,076 votes.
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