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Court Dismisses Suit Challenging New City Guidelines Masaka High Court

Mbabali had petitioned the High Court to quash the guidelines issued by Local Government Minister Rafael Magyezi on June 30, 2020, to guide the operations of the new cities on grounds that they contravene the procedures set out in the local government act.
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Kyanamukaka Sub-County Stakes 49 Acres To Host Masaka District Headquarters Masaka City Council 3

The leaders of the two sub-counties have already passed council resolutions supporting the relocation of Masaka district headquarters to Kyanamukaka sub-county headquarters.
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Masaka Market Contractor Given 45 Days to Complete Project Masaka City Council 3

This is the third time the contractor is seeking an extension after failing to complete the construction works during the second extension which ended on 30th July.
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Three Saracen Guards Arested Over Robbery

The Southern Region Police Spokesperson, Muhammad Nsubuga, says the two firearms were recovered from the former Crane bank building in Masaka town where the suspects have been working as security guards.
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Masaka Woman NRM MP Candidate on The Spot for Torturing Her Rival's Supporters 4 1

Paul Muweesi, the Bugere Parish NRM Youth Publicity Secretary, says besides reporting the matter to police, they also want the party leadership to reprimand Mubanda for procuring their torture.
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Masaka Hospital Announces First Patient to Succumb to COVID-19 2

The deceased is a 56-year-old male police officer attached to the Lwengo police station.
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Masaka Police Probes Murder of 3-Year-Old Girl 2

Aaron Naturinda, the Masaka District Criminal Investigations Officer, says they have kicked off investigations as they hunt for Nuwashaba to explain what could have happened.
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Panic at Masaka District As Five Staff Test Positive For COVID-19 MINISTRY OF HEALTH 2

Herman Ssentongo, the Masaka Resident District Commissioner and Chairperson of the District COVID-19 Response Taskforce, says they have started tracing for the contacts of the confirmed cases to isolate them before they are tested.
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Opponent Questions Ssekandi’s Victory in NRM Primaries 2 1 Top story

Luswata says that while his rivals were making last-minute preparations for the elections, he was arrested by police only to be released after the polling had begun on Friday, which denied him a chance to organize and deploy polling agents.
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Museveni’s Guidance on NRM Primaries Stirs Mixed Reactions NRM party Primaries 5 1

On Wednesday, President Yoweri Museveni, in his capacity as the NRM National Chairperson issued guidelines in which he instructed that all party members including those that are not in the register be allowed to participate in today’s primary elections.
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Fire Guts Five Workshops in Masaka 2 2

According to witnesses, the fire broke out in the wee hours of the Sunday morning and spread out to the entire structure.
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Policeman, Three Others Arrested in Masaka for Armed Robbery

The group was arrested on Friday morning after staging up a fake roadblock along Kitovu road near Kitovu Cathedral in Nyendo, Masaka City. This follows numerous complaints by residents in the area about increasing cases of robberies.
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DP, NUP Members Clash Over ‘People Power’ Logo 1 1 Top story

Dick Lukyamuzi, the Greater Masaka Region representative to the DP National Executive Committee-NEC blames the chaos on the recent defectors whom he accuses of continuously badmouthing their mother party and leaders despite parting ways.
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Uganda’s Admission into EITI Community Excites CSO’s on Oil Accountability 4 1

James Muhindo, the National Coordinator of the Civil Society Coalition on Oil and Gas-CSCO says this is a big commitment they have all along been waiting for from government, given the history of altercations that were involved in the initial stages of signing Uganda’s oil contracts.
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Masaka City Leaders Demand New Law for Cities 1 5

Masaka City leaders argue that the guidelines that were issued by the Ministry of Local Government lack a legal force because no law specifically provides for the institutional and legal regime for cities
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Thugs Vandalize Kalungu Mosque 2

According to Sserunkuma, the late Damulira who was also the village chairperson gave the Muslim community 15 acres of land to construct a mosque, school and hospital. He however, says the family members started reclaiming the land, which has fueled tension in the area.
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NUP Wins Big in Masaka Youth Elections 1

NUP Youths have won most of the polling stations in the two divisions that make up Masaka city beating their Masaka‘s Favorite political party, Democratic Party (DP) and the ruling National Resistance Movement (NRM).
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Police Disperses NUP Meeting in Masaka 2 1

The leaders of the newly created political platform had convened a meeting with their members on Saturday, to officially begin the distribution of party cards as well as unveil the roadmap for their nomination exercise.
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Manipulation, Intimidation Cited in Elders Council Polls in Masaka 3 1

In many parts of Masaka district, participants accuse village council leaders of selfishly manipulating the process hence influencing the choice of leaders in the polls.
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Woman Pitches Camp at Masaka State Lodge to Protest Eviction 2

According to Nyonyintono, she was evicted from her one acre piece of land in Kyantale village in Kabonera Sub County in Masaka city that she has occupied for the past 12 years.
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