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22:22
22:22

Mao Holds Procession in Gulu City Democratic Party 3 2 Top story

Earlier on at his rally, Mao dared police to disrupt him lest they risk causing chaos that the National Resistance Movement (NRM) party Presidential candidate, Yoweri Kaguta Museveni will regret, saying he enjoys massive support at home compared to anybody else.
21:33
21:33

Kavule Carpenters Decry Abductions, Arrests By Security 1 3 Top story

Ronald Mukasa, who owns a workshop that makes beds, says unknown people abducted his son Shafick Kibalama on January 5, 2021. He says the kidnappers called his son for business at Ham towers in the city center and he left around 11 am never to return.
20:47
20:47

Mao Endorses Jacob Oulanyah for Omoro County MP Seat Parlianment 2 1

Addressing the media in Gulu city before winding up his campaigns, Mao, said he has known Oulanyah for the last 30 years and seen his usefulness.
20:15
20:15

Ministry of Health Struggling with Shortage of COVID-19 Test Kits 2 2 Top story

Dr. Mwebesa explained that they are currently forced to use more test kits than they have planned for on a daily basis, which is depleting their stocks.
19:54
19:54

Rev. Okunya, Three Others Record Statements Over Church Attacks 1 5

David Ongom Mudong, the East Kyoga Regional Police Spokesman, says they decided to summon the group to record statements after police findings implicated them.
19:26
19:26

Police Resorts to Arresting Pro-Kyagulanyi Online Broadcasters facebook 3 1 Top story

The Director of Operations Uganda Police Force, Assistant Inspector General of Police-AIGP Edward Ochom recently told journalists at a press briefing that 17 of the pro- Kyagulanyi broadcasters were picked up broadcasting live while wearing press jackets.
19:20
19:20

IGP Ochola on Spot for Inciting Violence Against Journalists 3

The HRNJ-U Executive Director, Robert Ssempala noted that the statements by Ochola cannot be taken lightly given the fact that police has been the leading violator of media rights.
18:52
18:52

NRM's Unfulfilled Promises Give Opposition Hope in Mbale - Elgon Region 1 8

Hamza Wamono, Executive Director of Bugisu NGO Forum says many Gishu NRM flag bearers are disassociating themselves from campaigning for President Museveni because of the voters who are bitter with the NRM government.
18:48
18:48

Luwero MP Candidate Arrested For Holding Procession 4 1

On Tuesday, Ndawula emerged in Luwero town council holding a procession telling his residents that the Court of Appeal registrar in Kampala had stayed an order of execution of bankruptcy application till the main application is heard and disposed of.
18:27
18:27

Security Agencies Map Out 39 Election Hotspot Districts 1 1

The lead Spokesperson for joint security task teams, Fred Enanga, confirmed that 39 districts had been mapped out but declined to divulge details. However, Enanga said a team has been set up to purposely monitor over 13 youth brigades allegedly prepared to conduct violent protests in cited hot spots.
18:16
18:16

Museveni Could Have an Upper Hand in West Nile. 1 5

According to Harold Acemah, a retired Ambassador and political analyst in Arua, NRM has made many empty promises that tend to be believed by people. He further says use of money and intimidation by security forces tactics that NRM used in the past election to win voters are being employed once again
17:49
17:49

Court Blocks Dismissal of Police Officer Convicted Over Boda Rider's Suicide 2 2

High Court heard that there is an imminent threat that Ssesanga will be deleted from the Uganda Police Staff payroll before the determination of the main case and he suffers prejudice should the court fail to allow his application.
17:48
17:48

"When Uganda Sneezes, East Africa Catches a Cold," - Ndayizeye 1 1

Ndayizeye was flagging off the team of 74 EAC Mission Observers drawn from the East African Legislative Assembly, East African Court of Justice, EAC Secretariat and the Electoral Management bodies, Ministries of EAC Affairs and Human Rights Commissions of the EAC Partner States.
17:44
17:44

DP Wants Curfew Lifted on Polling Day 3 1 Top story

Mwesigwa argues that in many cases voting materials arrive late at polling stations, which affects voting time where in some cases the exercise goes on even beyond 9 PM.
17:38
17:38

Police Yet to Find Missing Gulu EC Staff 1

Tabu, disappeared on Friday when he had gone to buy food for his colleagues who were caught up in the office located in Senior Quarters in Gulu City.
17:26
17:26

Seven Northern Uganda Districts Marked As Electoral Violence Hotspots UPDF 4th Division 1 4 Top story

Rev. Canon Diana Nkesiga, the Eminent Woman of the Situation Room in the country revealed that the organization zeroed on the target districts after a thorough research aimed at mitigating violence related to the 2021 general polls.
17:05
17:05

Kawaala Residents Sue KCCA Over Lubigi Evictions 2 2

The group led by one Stephen Lubanza says is claiming legal ownership of the land located at Kawaala Zone 11 in Kasubi Parish, on which Kampala Capital City Authority is threatening to evict them.
16:59
16:59

Museveni Calls for Vigilance of NRM Polling Agents as Country Heads to Historical Election 1

“I wish all of you successful voting. Be at your polling stations by 6.30 a.m. and after voting please wait for the official announcements of the Independent Electoral Commission. Our Polling Agents should be extra vigilant at the polling stations. They should be there by 6.00 am to witness the delivery of the election materials at the polling stations,” Museveni said.
16:54
16:54

Samia Bugwe South ANT MP Candidate Joins NRM 1 2

Emmanuel Mango Sanya, the Busia district ANT party coordinator says that has been disappointed by the decision of the party candidate to defect to the ruling national resistance movement party after they were even struggling to mobilize for support in Makokha's absence.
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