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22:29
22:29

Two Pull Out of Bukanga NRM Residual Elections 4

“It is against this background that we object to participating in this re-election and recommend that the party Chairperson Museveni conducts another independent comprehensive and factual based audit process to clearly bring out the right performance of all the 4 candidates,” reads the letter in part.
21:42
21:42

Mbale NRM Chairperson Accused of Appointing District Youth Executive 1 1

Boniface Wamunga, the Mbale district NRM Elections Office, said he wasn’t aware of people handed the party flag to contest for youth election because the primary election was still pending.
21:05
21:05

Opposition Candidates Form Coalition Ahead of 2021 General Elections Robert Mugabe 1 3 Top story

Speaking at the launch, Mugabe said the alliance seeks to strengthen grassroots mobilization, building strong manifestos for the candidates as well as identifying potential leaders who will work for the development of their electorate.
20:13
20:13

Kasese Delegates Confirm Muntu As ANT Presidential Candidate 2 5

Abdallah Afani, one of the delegates and the Ant candidate for Kasese Central Division LC III Chairperson seat, says ANT and its initiator Gen. Mugisha Muntu are more organized with values that are geared towards promoting the development of all Ugandans.
19:50
19:50

Ssenkubuge To Help Return Kampala to DP- Mao Democratic Party Dp 3 4

At the pomp-filled event at the DP offices in Mengo, Mao gave an electrifying speech punctuated with historical narrations of how the city has always been safe in the hands of DP leaders.
19:25
19:25

NUP Replaces Kasese Municipality Parliamentary Flag Bearer 1 2

The party presented a list of aspirants for various political positions in the district on Saturday. According to the list, Amina Kahindo had been selected by the vetting committee as the official candidate for the party.
17:46
17:46

Archbishop Kazimba Launches Drastic Campaign Against Climate Change Church of Uganda 6 3

During a launching ceremony held at the archbishop's office in Namirembe, Kazimba said that on top of the continuous calls to government to save the environment and it's people from dangers of climate change, more practical efforts must ne taken by members of the religious community.
17:42
17:42

2021 General Elections: Accredited CSO's Decry Lack of Funds voter education 4 1

Georgia Tumwesigye, the Program Officer Women in Leadership at Forum for Women in Democracy (FOWODE), says donors seem to have lost interest in funding governance programs in the country.
17:29
17:29

Court Issues Criminal Summons Against Ibanda Woman MP, Two Others 1

“You are hereby commanded to appear before Chief Magistrate at 9:00 am in the morning or as soon thereafter as the case can be heard,” reads the summons in parts. The registrar filed the charges against Kyomukama and Katusiime after the NRM party primaries three weeks ago.
17:23
17:23

Fathers Top List of Those Abusing Their Children 2

Ngabirano says with these high numbers of abuse involving parents, the government now has to ensure that they focus on issues of parenting at the community level.
17:09
17:09

UCAA Starts Refurbishing Public Toilet in at Entebbe Airport After Passenger Complaint 7 1

Uganda Civil Aviation Authority-UCAA has commenced the refurbishment of the external public toilet facility, days after a passenger complained about them being in an appalling state. The passenger recorded a video that went viral over the weekend, indicating that the facility was poorly lit and in a deplorable state. He noted that the facility was not befitting of an international airport, and that users could also contract infections.
17:00
17:00

ANT to Focus on Building Strong State Institutions-Muntu 5 2

The ANT President Gen. Mugisha Muntu says that the NRM government has suffocated the country’s institutions that are supposed to hold them accountable.
16:30
16:30

Colobus Monkey Faces Extinction in Uganda wildlife tourism 1 3

Christine Nakayenze, a game warden at Mountain Elgon national park says the Bagishu traditional dancers who go for the circumcision (imbalu) dance hunt down the colobus monkeys for their skin.
16:05
16:05

Sweden Funds Emergency Cash Transfers to Women and Children in West Nile 1

Each woman or child involved with the DRDIP/NUSAF III will receive a lump sum of 144,000 Shillings to meet their nutritious food needs over a period of three months. Each of the women and children on the MCHN programme will receive a two-months’ equivalent of 96,000 Shillings. The transfer will be distributed as cash through mobile bank vans to individuals identified as the most vulnerable by their communities in the districts of Adjumani, Arua, Madi Okollo, Koboko, Moyo, Obongi, Terego and Yumbe.
15:44
15:44

Uganda to Build More Roads in South Sudan, Ethiopia DRC 1 2 Top story

Gen Katumba Wamala says that besides the DR Congo roads, another project they are currently looking at which is yet to mature is the participation of Uganda in the road that will link Uganda through South Sudan to Ethiopia.
15:02
15:02

Former Rebel Suspect Joins Race for Gulu District Chair 1 2

Oola, 48, was in 2016 arrested by a joint security force of the Uganda People's Defence Force (UPDF) and the Uganda Police Force (UPF) on allegations of masterminding attacks on Gulu Central Police Station and army detaches in Lakwana Sub County which left two people dead and eight guns looted.
14:34
14:34

Wakiso to Get 112 District Councilors After 2021 Elections 2

Tolbert Musinguzi, the Wakiso District Electoral Commission Returning Officer, says the increase in the number of councilors is informed by the new areas of representation in the district.
13:23
13:23

Eight Nominated for Mbale City Mayoral Race 3

The new entrants in the mayoral race, say they decided to offer themselves for election because of the sorry economic state of Mbale City resulting from the poor leadership of the incumbent mayor, Mutwalib Mafabi Zandya who is seeking a third term of office.
12:49
12:49

Four Hospitalized in Kumi After Bus Accident road accidents 1 2

The causalities included the driver identified as Joseph Erienyu, his conductor and two passengers were injured when the bus hit a pothole near the railway line in Kumi, making the driver lose control, according to John Edepu Epongu, the Officer in Charge of Traffic in Kumi District.
12:49
12:49

Sale of Livestock Drugs by Unlicensed Dairy Farmer's Cooperatives Worries NDA 5 1 Top story

Dr. Bernard Sibwome, the head of Drug Regulation in NDA, says the dairies use unqualified people to dispense drugs to farmers, which is dangerous to human and animal life.
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