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15:33
15:33

Attempting to Fight Fake News, EC Tweet Data That Doesn’t Add Up 2

EC spokesperson Paul Bukenya says they are looking into the issue and will give an explanation of the figures on its genuine declaration form, which don’t add up. The tweet has been a sensation with many people referring to it as an indication of manipulated election results.
18:18
18:18

Fear, Mistrust Stopped Kampala Residents from Voting 7 1

A common thread from responses of people who never voted, and community leaders in areas that had a low voter turnout are panic that there was going to violence after the election, which prompted people to run to their countryside homes and belief that elections cannot result in change.
12:26
12:26

EC Demands Statements on Election Results Anomalies from Returning Officers 2 1

The Electoral Commission (EC) says it has taken interest in issues raised by Uganda Radio Network (URN) from data analysis of election results.
16:24
16:24

Lukwago, NUP Should Form Coalition-Analysts Deputy Lord Mayor 1 2

Dr Sam Kazibwe says Lukwago, despite winning comfortably in the just concluded election, he ran the toughest campaign against NUP candidate Nabilah Naggayi which is an indicator that he is headed for tough times with party members in Council.
11:39
11:39

Campaign Time was Too Short for Presidential Race -Kalembe Nancy Kalembe 3 1

Kalembe says that the limited time within which presidential candidates had to reach the electorate denied them a chance to reach out to a larger portion of the electorate. "Many missed the message, Many did not have a chance to meet the candidates," she says.
19:13
19:13

Counter Terrorism Personnel Alarm Voters in Sembabule Local Council Polls 2 1

Bill Magondo, one of the residents in Mitima sub county says the the presence of these rare security personnel in the area raises suspicions about their intentions in the ongoing election processes.
14:47
14:47

Polls Called Off in Sembabule over Misallocation of Symbols 5 1

In Sembabule Town Council, Joseph Ssenyondo an independent candidate for the directly elected LC V Councillor's position was attached to the National Resistance Movement-NRM bus symbol while Umar Maseruka, the National Unity Platform-NUP candidate was allocated a table instead of an umbrella.
15:43
15:43

Pictorial: Kampala Elections in Pictures Top story

In Kampala, hundreds of voters flocked polling stations as early as 6 am to cast their ballot but many were disappointed by the late delivery of voting materials by the Electoral Commission.
17:49
17:49

NRM Candidates Decry Pressure from Independents 3 1

Wills Mbabazi Bamwesigye, the Masaka City NRM Mayoral candidate, says the independents are confusing their members in the area and splitting the party support.
15:36
15:36

CSOs Advocate for Non-Conviction Based Asset Recovery Policy 3 1

Cissy Kagaba the Executive Director of ACCU says adopting the non--conviction-based asset recovery regime will be quite useful in the fight against graft since most times by the time cases are concluded properties have been disposed of.
17:29
17:29

Kyagulanyi Protests: Nine Die During Surgery at Mulago Hospital 4 2 Top story

Speaking to journalists on Thursday afternoon, Dr. Baterana Byarugaba, the Executive Director Mulago National Referral Hospital said they received 77 causalities. He, however, said nine of the causalities died while undergoing surgery.
16:59
16:59

NUP Threatens DP Dominance in Entebbe Municipality 5 5

According to records from the Electoral Commission, NUP has fielded 48 contestants out of the 68 elective positions in Entebbe municipality right from parliamentary to LC III council levels
07:52
07:52

FDC's Amanya Elected Kyambogo Guild President german amanya 1

Shortly after being declared elected, Amanya pledged to improve the lighting system and sanitation in the university. He also said he will lobby for exchange programs for students to other universities as well as agitate for the introduction of supplementary exams for final year students who get retakes.
12:33
12:33

Luweero Farmers Stuck With Produce over Power Crisis sulma foods limited 5 1

The farmers had been encouraged by Sulma Foods Limited, a private company located at Lwogi village to engage in commercial farming. The company has promised them a ready market for their produce in Middle East.
14:28
14:28

MP Otto Wants Challenger Arrested over Court Costs amuru rdc 2

Otto accuses Kidega of failing to clear costs arising out of an electoral petition he filed after the 2011 general election. Kidega contested together with Odonga Otto for the Aruu County parliamentary seat. Otto was declared winner of the contest after polling 14,216 votes against Kidegas 12,653.
17:09
17:09

Parliament Asked to Stay Administration of Oath for MP Ssekikubo patrick nkalubo 4 1

Nkalubo has now turned his rage to Parliament challenging it to stay Ssekikubos swearing until the matter before court is resolved. The administration of oaths for members of tenth parliament begins on Tuesday May 17. The program shows that Ssekikubo will be sworn-in on Wednesday May 18.
16:36
16:36

Court Orders Attachment of NRM Bank Accounts nrm debts

The orders were issued by Deputy Registrar Muse Musiimbi after the firm sued NRM. The same court orders have seen two bank accounts; 2910500001 held in Centenary bank and account number 0121152263500 held in Housing Finance bank attached to recover the said debt.
16:24
16:24

EU to Monitor Implementation of Electoral Reforms 1 1 Top story

Deborah Malac, the US Ambassador to Uganda, said some of the issues pointed by EU are similar to those pointed out by the report issued by the US several weeks ago. She urged Uganda to take up the recommendations in the spirit of partnership and democracy.
20:04
20:04

Dismiss Mbabazi's petition, says Museveni Legal team mbabazi petition 1 Top story

Musevenis lawyers say the petitioners evidence is baseless. They want court to dismiss the petition.
14:19
14:19

NRM Leads Six Sub Counties in Pader District

National Resistance Movement party wins 6 sub counties while opposition parties Forum for Democratic Change, Democratic party and Uganda Peoples Congress bagged two sub counties and one each for the latter two. The remaining two of the twelve sub counties went to Independent candidates. Three incumbent chairpersons managed to retain their seats despite mounting pressure.
Apr 29 results