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10:17
10:17

Vigilante Group in Sembabule Investigated over Death of Suspected Thief Local residents 4 1

Ezekiel Mwesigye, the Kyabalessa LCI Chairperson, says that the vigilantes arrested Kalanda at around 3 am but allegedly killed him two hours later using spears.
09:41
09:41

NUP Coordinators in Sembabule Decry Continued Police Harrassment 2

Noeline Nabikindu, the NUP party mobilization coordinator in Sembabule town council argues that their political space is being narrowed by security personnel that are continuously disrupting their mobilization activities.
09:07
09:07

Presidential Candidates Fall short of Voters Demands in Sembabule, Bukomansimbi Districts 3 1

However, some of the voters that have listened to the candidates so far in Bukomansimbi and Sembabule are not pleased with the way the presidential hopefuls resonate with the challenges in their respective areas.
13:50
13:50

Many Presidential Candidates Unknown to Voters in Sembabule 3

Expedito Musoke, a resident of Kiwuula village in Sembabule and an enthusiast of politics in the district, says some of the presidential aspirants are still unknown because they don’t have active political structures that would popularize them.
07:50
07:50

Presidential Candidate Runs Out of Fuel, Cuts Campaign Short 2 1

Mayambala who was driving a Toyota Spacio only held open-campaign meetings in Kiriri, Kanoni and Kabulasoke trading centres in Gomba district, and had two stopovers in the trading centres of Mpigi district, where he addressed the electorate using a megaphone.
07:52
07:52

Sembabule NUP Candidate Protest Party Decision Blocking Her Withdraw 2 Top story

“The purpose of this letter is to request for your assistance and intervention in this matter as to why the Secretary-General has failed to comply with the Electoral Laws and seek your further guidance in this matter,” the petition reads in part.
11:13
11:13

NUP Rejects Withdrawal of Flag Bearer from Sembabule Parliamentary Race 1 1

In a letter to the Electoral Commission, Rubongoya noted that the party’s Management Committee has rejected Babikola’s decision. According to Rubongoya, the management committee was not convinced by the reasons given by their candidate.
16:27
16:27

NUP Candidate Withdraws from Sembabule Woman MP Race 1 1

In her October 30th notice, Babikola argues that she is incapable of continuing with the race due to lack of financial resources to canvass for votes across the district.
22:04
22:04

Intimidation, Arrests Mar Sembabule District Youth Council Elections 2

The position of the district youth chairperson attracted2 contestants and actual voting delayed for hours to starts as some of the voters were held by police over unknown reasons.
18:53
18:53

No NRM Candidate for Mawogola North as Kaguta, Kutesa are Nominated as Independents 4 1

This was after the party authorities failing to break the stalemate on the official flagbearer pitting President Museveni's Godfrey Aine Kaguta and Foreign Minister Kutesa's daughter Shartsi Nayebare Musherure Kuteesa
05:19
05:19

Kabatsi Pushes for NRM’s Appeal Despite Contesting as Independent Candidate in Sembabule 4 1

Despite her being nominated with a Radio as her campaign symbol, Kabatsi is still haggling for the support of the NRM members in the area, pleading to them to swap her for the official flag bearer for the seat.
07:58
07:58

Candidates Dispute NRM Youth Election Guidelines 1

Madrine Tushabe, the NRM candidate for Rugusuulu sub-county female youth councilor’s slot in Sembabule district, argues that it is unreasonable for the party leadership to include the outgoing leaders to participate in the election of incoming leaders.
11:52
11:52

Violence Reported in Sembabule NRM Primaries Despite Heavy Security Deployment 1

The affected villages include; Kannunga, Rushese and Kizaano polling station in Rugusulu Sub county, in Mawogola North Constituency where supporters turned rowdy as they engaged in bitter alterations that resulted into fighting.
22:55
22:55

Aine Kaguta, Kawooya Win NRM Residual Primaries in Sembabule 1 Top story

George William Katokoozi, the NRM elections registrar for Sembabule declared Kaguta aka Sodo the winner with a total of 17, 343 votes beating Shartsi Musherure Kuteesa who polled 16,104 votes and Salim Kisekka who emerged last with 4,274 votes
15:41
15:41

NRM Voters Shun Woman MP Primaries in Sembabule 2 1

According to the party guidelines issued on Tuesday, the voters were supposed to start by participating in the election of the constituency MPs after which they would proceed to vote for the women MP Aspirants. But many of the voters left the polling stations after the first process.
11:33
11:33

2000 Security Personnel Deployed as NRM Votes in Sembabule 1 1 Top story

Sembabule Resident District Commissioner Nickson Niwagaba says that they had deployed at least 200 police officers in each of the nine sub-counties to prevent eventualities similar to the ones that led to the cancellation of the polls on September 4, when violence erupted in many parts of the district.
07:38
07:38

Candidates Reject Use of National IDs in Sembabule NRM Primaries 3 1

According to the guidelines, all voters will have to present their National Identification-ID cards before they are allowed to vote.
23:39
23:39

Deputy IGP Camps in Sembabule As Tensions Rise Ahead of NRM Primaries 2

Muhammad Nsubuga, the greater Masaka regional Police Spokesperson says the deputy IGP has moved in purposely to secure the area of any eventualities that may interfere with peace in the area.
15:18
15:18

Uncertainty Veils NRM Sub County Nominations in Sembabule 1 1

The declaration of winners in Rugusuulu was delayed following a dispute on the validity of results from two villages. This has now generated a sharp controversy among the contestants as the deadline for nomination of local government candidates’ by the National Electoral Commission draws closer.
15:46
15:46

Nomination Expenses Irk Political Aspirants in Sembabule 5

Fredrick Tumwine, an intending male youth Councillor for Mujwala Sub County says that besides incurring costs to obtain signatures of seconders, they also challenged by the expenses associated with securing statutory declarations from the courts of law.
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