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22:21
22:21

Tear Gas, Live Bullets Rock Tororo Town as Police Battles Rowdy NRM Supporters 2

The protest came a few days after Arimpa Kigagi, the NRM Electoral Commission Vice Chairperson declared the Mineral State Minister, Sarah Achieng Opendi as the NRM party candidate for the Tororo Woman MP seat.
21:59
21:59

Court Halts Execution of Orders in DTB Case Ham Kiggundu Vs DTB 1

Principal Judge, Dr Flavian Zeija issued the interim orders on Tuesday in the presence of the bank's lawyer Kiryowa Kiwanuka and Usama Sebuufu. Kiggundu’s lawyer who has since been served wasn’t present in the court.
21:30
21:30

NRM Tribunal Overturns Kasese Woman Primary Results 1

Amon Mbusa, the Kasese NRM District registrar had earlier on announced Kabugho as the winner with 40,791 votes against Baleke’s 40,465 votes.
21:11
21:11

Mwesigye Opposes Fresh NRM Polls in Nyabusozi County 2

In a twist of events, NRM has withdrawn the flag from Mwesigye and decided to conduct fresh elections. Through his lawyers of Okello Oryem & Co Advocates, Col. Mwesigye has written to Odoi, seeking an explanation on the results, his declaration and endorsement as NRM candidate for Nyabushozi constituency.
20:48
20:48

Civilians on the Spot For Assaulting Soldiers Uganda 4 1

“We used to have a cordial relationship with the civilians but out of nowhere, a section of youth started accusing us of fostering relationships with their girlfriends and in turn, created cliques of battering us within the trading centres which is really absurd,” he said.
20:18
20:18

NRM Registrar Disowns Bukomansimbi North Constituency Primary Results Masaka High Court

Lubyayi contends that the tribunal relied on doctored results from nonexistent villages to overturn his victory, adding that he was never given a fair hearing before the decision was taken.
19:35
19:35

Cheptegei Leads Team Uganda to World Half Marathon UAF 1

The World Athletics Half Marathon Championships Gdynia 2020 was originally scheduled for March 29th 2020 in the northern Polish Baltic Coast City in Poland but was postponed to October 17, 2020, due to the Corona Virus outbreak.
19:32
19:32

Mabirizi Asks East African Court to Quash DTB-Ham Ruling DTB Uganda 2 1

The lenders under their umbrella, Money Lenders Union Limited together with their Secretary General Male Mabirizi have filed their case before the Kampala Sub Registry of the East African Court of Justice.
19:26
19:26

Habib Buwembo Elected FDC Flag Bearer for Rubaga South 2020 Elections 5 4

In the elections held on Tuesday, delegates voted Buwembo with 49 votes against Nakanwagi’s 4 votes.
19:21
19:21

URA Records Huge Surplus Collections, But Quarter Two Might be Hard lockdown measures 2

The Commissioner-General John Musinguzi Rujoki expressed fear that the coming quarter might be harder but added that the commission and the economy as a whole will be more resilient.
18:55
18:55

SGS Records UGX 74Bn Loss 1 1

According to a letter seen by Uganda Radio Network written by the Minister of Works and Transport Gen. Edward Katumba Wamala to the Attorney General and Parliament, the Company has issued a notice of breach of contract with his Ministry.
18:49
18:49

DP Struggling to Get Signatures for Mao’s Presidential Bid democratic party dp 2 6

Each of the aspirants is required to present at least 100 signatures from 2/3 of the districts across the country. Uganda currently has 146 districts, implying that a candidate is required to have signatures from at least 96 districts, prior to their nomination. Each of the seconders is expected to be a registered voter with a National Identification Number.
18:33
18:33

KCCA Wants Treasury to Chop UGX3.1b from Makerere University kcca property rates 2

Two years ago, government waived 21 billion Shillings in property rate arrears owed by government institution. This however did not encourage many of them to start paying the dues that accrued thereafter. Currently, government institutions owe the Authority 8.4 billion Shillings
18:24
18:24

30 Districts Lack Access to Palliative Care Services Ministry of Health 3

Dr Charles Olaro, the Director Curative Services in the Ministry of Health said even as there is a big number of people who need palliative care including those battling Cancer, TB, sickle cell anaemia, HIV and other painful illnesses, only 11 per cent of those that need this care get it.
18:04
18:04

Ugandans Warned against Wrong Use of Halal Labels 3

Traditional halal meat, according to Islamic teaching, is killed by hand and must be blessed by the slaughterman in line with the strict Islam laws on slaughtering animals. For meat to be considered Halal, the animal must be alive and healthy before it is killed, and all the blood must be drained from the body. This is because Islam places great emphasis on the way an animal's life ends.
17:50
17:50

Court Halts Hearing of Election Petition Against MP Kato Lubwama Habib Buwembo 1

Three judges of the Court of Appeal Justices Geoffrey Kiryabwire, Elizabeth Musoke and Irene Mulyagonja on Tuesday halted the proceedings pending the determination of an appeal by Lubwama on whether a person can be allowed to file an election petition outside the stipulated 60 days.
17:19
17:19

Butiaba Sub-County Disappearing Under Water, MPs Warn Gov't landing sites 3 1

Members of Parliament from Buliisa district want Government to declare the floods situation over Butiaba Subcounty a national disaster.
16:32
16:32

Security Guard Shoots Street Kid Dead in Mbale 2 4

Erick Kamugo, a driver and eye witness to the shooting claims that the security guard was guarding a vehicle in front of Mpologama and saw street kids tampering with it and asked them to leave in vain.
16:26
16:26

CID Wants Soldiers to Guard Government Prisons 1

The CID notes that it was inappropriate for only prison officers to guard a detention facility that had 684 prisoners of which 107 were waiting to face Court Martial for engaging in armed robberies, gun violence and several of them were army deserters.
15:32
15:32

511 City Motorists Apprehended Under Curfew in One Night 1

Superintendent of Police Patrick Onyango who is the Kampala Metropolitan Police spokesperson said the operation was peaceful since it was carried out in an orderly and professional manner.
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