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16:37
16:37

Human Rights Watch Calls for Investigations into Kampala Shootings NUP 1

Human Rights Watch has called for investigations into the shooting and killing of Ugandans who died following the protests arising from the arrest of presidential candidate Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu.
15:34
15:34

City Protests: Death Toll Rises to 49 2 1 Top story

According to records at Mulago Hospital, 37 bodies were brought to the mortuary from different hospitals, while 12 are patients who died at Mulago Referral Hospital on Wednesday and Thursday.
15:23
15:23

DP Leaders Demand Release of NUP Supporters in Mukono 2 1

More than 30 people were been arrested since Wednesday when protests erupted following news of the arrest of NUP Presidential candidate Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu, who is accused of defying guidelines put in place by the Electoral Commission and the Ministry of Health on controlling the spread of COVID-19, during campaigns.
13:54
13:54

Frank Tumwebaze Declared Unopposed for Kibale East Parliamentary Seat Elizabeth Nikuze

In a letter dated November 19 written, signed by George William Magezi, the Kamwenge district returning Officer and addressed to the Chairperson of the Electoral Commission, Magezi states that he received and considered withdrawal notices by Nuwagba and Atuhaire.
13:54
13:54

Candidate Secures Late Nomination for Kajara Parliamentary Race 2 2

Muhangi's nomination had been blocked by the Ntungamo District Returning Officer Robert Baine after reportedly arriving late at the venue. On the same day of his anticipated nomination, Munangi had been bounced for failing to deliver all the required paperwork to support his bid.
12:50
12:50

Builder Killed in Nkumba Pro-Kyagulanyi Protests 2 1

The builder, identified by residents as Alex Mugasha, was killed last night during protests in Nkumba, Katabi Town Council. as he stepped out to go and buy something to eat
12:33
12:33

City Riots: Six of the 37 Bodies Still Unclaimed 5 Top story

The pathologist says most of the bodies had injuries arising from bullets, stampede and traumatic accidents although he adds they still analyzing to come up with a comprehensive report for what could have been the cause of death for each.
11:35
11:35

City Protests Leave Schools Panicking, Teachers Worried Over Safety of Students 2

Schools in the Kampala Metropolitan area were thrown into panic following city riots that broke out yesterday and have continued today.
10:18
10:18

60 Arrested in Kyotera District over Protests Army 2 2

They were arrested on Thursday from different parts of the town council while demanding for the release of National Unity Platform-NUP party presidential Candidate, Robert Kyagulanyi.
09:56
09:56

Plans to Turn Bukinda Health Centre III into Covid-19 Unit Scare Away Patients, Health Workers 2 1

Barbra Nagasha, the in-charge of Bukinda Health Centre III, says that when the patients were informed about the plans, they feared to seek services at the facility.
08:39
08:39

Kyotera Under Lockdown As Protests Escalate Army 3 1

Both day and night patrols will continue until the new lockdown is lifted and residents in the area have been told to remain at home and to avoid unnecessary movements which may cause their arrest. meantime, Uniform and plainclothed police and armed officers are patrolling the communities to put out the fire and to clear the barricades out of the roads, and to enforce the law.
05:44
05:44

With Bruised Toes, Amuriat's Barefoot Stunt Suffers Setback inhumane treatment 4 1

Amuriat has been walking barefooted as a signature stunt, following events on his nomination day, when he was dragged to the nomination venue in Kyambogo after losing his shoes in a fracas with the police. He has since then, launched a nationwide crusade dubbed “barefoot revolution” in protest of the indignity meted against him.
05:04
05:04

NUP Candidates, Supporters Remanded to Koboko Prison 2 2

Victor Cadribo, the Parliamentary candidate for Terego East, Sadad Salim for Arua Central division, Mohamad Ali, the NUP coordinator for West Nile, Bashir Ssekamate and Rashid Abdul were joined charged for organizing a riot, violating COVID-19 prevention guidelines and holding an illegal assembly.
04:49
04:49

Pictorial; Kampala City Deserted as Protests Persist

Uganda Radio Network has taken a tour around the city, covering shops, arcades and malls both in the Central Business District and in the suburbs many of which remained closed, and now brings you the pictures.
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