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21:24
21:24

DP Still Hopes to Present Mao for Nomination 1 1 Top story

But through his Twitter handle @norbertmao, Mao highlighted that the party was serious on the matter. “DP is a serious party led by serious people. The party has submitted more than the required signatures to support my candidature for the president of Uganda. Additional signatures have been arriving and have been submitted,” he tweeted adding that; “DP is in the race.”
19:43
19:43

Minister Aceng Leads NRM Procession in Lira After Museveni’s Nomination NRM party 5 4

Minister Dr. Jane Ruth Aceng who declared to the masses that Yoweri Kaguta Museveni has been successfully nominated as a presidential candidate called upon everyone to vote for him come 14th February 2021.
18:39
18:39

Bushenyi Businessman Hijacked, Killed After Withdrawing Money 1

He says preliminary investigations show that the deceased had withdrawn money to the tune of 8 million shillings for use in the field to buy tealeaves but was hijacked using a yet to be identified car.
18:28
18:28

UNHCR Launches Uganda's First Commercial Farm For Refugees 2 1

Titus Jogo, the Refugee Desk Officer for Adjumani and Lamwo districts explained that the refugees and the host communities will be constituted into groups and provided with approximate chunks of land and crops for growing as well as provision of expertise guidance.
18:23
18:23

Police Pat Themselves on the Back Over Nomination Success Mugisha Muntu 1 3

The Director of Operations, Uganda Police Edward Ochom has said that the first day of nominations for presidential candidates has been largely a success thanks to proper security planning.
17:43
17:43

Hundreds Turned Away from Kyambogo University For Failure to Wear Masks 1

Isaac Erase, a private security guard with Kamed Security Company told URN that one of their bosses briefed them on Sunday indicating that COVID-19 has already entered the university and advised them to enforce the Standard Operating Procedures-SOPs.
17:05
17:05

Kyambogo Residents Battle Security 4 4

“Dear President Yoweri Museveni, we need time if we are to go, give us like 2-5 years. And when we are going, please let them compensate us with a reasonable amount of money,” read one of the placards.
16:51
16:51

Masaka Man Gets 35 Years in Jail for Killing Wife masaka main prison

Bangirana who has spent 4 years and 9 months on remand will only spend another 31 years and 3 months to finish the 35 year jail term
15:52
15:52

Suspended Staff of Mbale School of the Deaf Petition Labour Office 6 1

Bernard Wozomu, one of the petitioners told URN this morning that they have petitioned the labour office demanding for their salary arrears and compensation in damages following their illegal suspension.
15:20
15:20

Eunice Kansiime Withdraws from Bushenyi Woman MP Race 1 1

She, however, said that the decision was not a result of family pressure, but an afterthought based on the advice of the senior leaders of the National Resistance Movement. Kansiime had been nominated as an independent candidate after withdrawing from the NRM primaries that were eventually won by Annet Katusiime Mugisha.
15:19
15:19

Presidential Aspirant Katumba Runs to Nomination Center after Vehicle Breaks Down 3

Katumba, an Independent candidate said to be in his 20s arrived at Spear Motors at slightly before 2pm while heading to Kyambogo University for nomination as a presidential candidate.
15:17
15:17

3 Siblings Suffocate to Death in Mbale, One Hospitalized 1 4

Police have identified the deceased as Prosper Watyekele (8), Promise Bukoma (6) and Robinah Watemba 1 and half years. The one admitted is 15-year-old Namakoye.
14:29
14:29

Be Happy With Heavy Deployment, Police Tells Kyagulanyi's Kasangati Neighbours security beefed up 3 4

Uganda Radio Network interviewed some of the so-called strangers along Freedom Drive in Magere near the home of NUP’s presidential candidate Robert Kyagulanyi and they said they came from Entebbe.
14:24
14:24

Police Fires Teargas to Disperse Tumukunde's Supporters at Nakawa Market 2 5

Tumukunde described the police action as cowardly and promised to return more determined to mobilise his supporters after his nomination.
13:58
13:58

Heavy Deployment Scares Away Ntinda Business Community 1 Top story

According to the traffic road map that was released on Friday, the presidential candidates are required to use Kabaka’s road exiting Kyambogo to Ntinda and Northern bypass, which explains the heightened security deployment in Ntinda and Minister’s village.
13:08
13:08

2000 Residents Hit by Water Scarcity in Aduku 1 4 Top story

Robson Ogwang, a resident of Ot-Ogole says they are faced with a serious water crisis. He asked the town council officials to immediately intervene into the matter.
11:03
11:03

Banda Business Community Comply with Police Directives, Remain Closed 1

Molly Nabukenya a boutique operator in Banda says that she has to obey the police because she knows that a police request is a command
10:45
10:45

Tumukunde Threatens to Quit Presidential Race 2021 elections 4 6 Top story

Tumukunde, who is expected to appear for his presidential nomination at 1 pm, says NRM enjoys a wider political space compared to opposing candidates.
10:26
10:26

34 EC Drivers Blocked from Accessing Nomination Venue President Museveni 1 1

Paul Bukenya, the EC Spokesperson, says the failure to provide the drivers with tags could have been an oversight but the team will be cleared.
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