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18:11
18:11

Political Parties in Last Minute Efforts to Secure Polling Agents 3 2

The Electoral Commission requires each candidate to present two agents at each of the 34,344 polling stations
17:30
17:30

Cervical Cancer: Private Clinics Popularize Adult Vaccine Ministry of Health 2

According to the medics, the HPV vaccine is vital to adult women between the ages of 25-45 since they are sexually active and likely to get infected with the virus. However, with the high costs attached to the vaccine, many women are likely to be left out
16:11
16:11

Red Tops on Roof Tops as Army Cops Occupy Shop Roofs 1

Col Katungi and Kampala Metropolitan Police Commander Moses Kafeero informed traders about the deployment plan in a meeting held at the Kampala Central Police Station boardroom this afternoon.
15:49
15:49

49 Jailed NUP Supporters Sue Gov’t Over Gross Rights Abuses Nubian Li 1

But on the way to the bank, their sureties were reportedly beaten and chased away by police and military before they could sign the bail forms hence, frustrating the exercise which was later finalized the next day.
15:32
15:32

EC Chairman Scoffs at US Embassy for Abandoning Observer Mission 2 1

Earlier today, the mission announced the cancellation on grounds that the vast majority of its requests for observing the election were not approved, by the Electoral Commission, leaving them with a skeletal team which cannot meaningfully undertake the task.
15:20
15:20

Archbishop Kazimba Condemns Gov't Decision to Disable Social Media 3

Archbishop Kazimba says social media is used by many people for different reasons and its being disabled leaves many people stranded.His remarks come following government’s decision to switch off social media yesterday afternoon. While addressing the country ahead of tomorrow’s polls, President Yoweri Museveni said the internet was switched off in retaliation to Facebook’s decision to close accounts of some National Resistance Movement-NRM supporters
14:50
14:50

Uganda Decides; Breaking Down Polling Day Procedures 4 1 Top story

Upon arrival at the polling station, voters are expected to join a queue and access a handwashing sanitizing zone. From here, they will go to the Biometric Voter Verification Kit (BVVK) table for verification. This process involves confirming if the person is of voting age and that their names appear on the voter's register.
14:34
14:34

Ugandans Stock Food Ahead of Elections 6

The build-up to the election has been punctuated by repeated calls for peace during and after polling by political, security, religious, cultural and civil society leaders. This is after the campaigns which ended on Tuesday have been characterised by acts of violence and brutality by security personnel.
13:26
13:26

Low Oxgyen Killed Nile Perch in Uganda's Water Bodies - MAAIF fish deaths 2 1

According to Pius Wakabi, the Permanent Secretary Ministry of Agriculture Animal Industry and Fisheries (MAAIF), the reduction of oxygen levels in the waters of Lakes Victoria, Kyoga and River Nile were caused by heavy winds and decomposition of sunken plant matter in the waters which reduced oxygen.
13:15
13:15

Many Likely to Vote at Night or Miss Out at Congested Polling Stations 3 1

165 polling stations, mainly in Kampala and Wakiso, have more than 1200 registered voters which are above the ceiling of voters supposed to be at a particular polling station in urban areas (and 900 in rural areas) according to Electoral Commission (EC) data.
12:29
12:29

Kalembe Opposes Joint Vote Protection Team polling agents 1 1

Kalembe says that her team has already identified polling agents who have been trained on monitoring the election process, witness vote counting and keeping declaration forms thereafter.
11:04
11:04

U.S. Mission Cancels Observation of Uganda’s Election 2021 election 1 Top story

The Unites States Embassy in Uganda has cancelled their Diplomatic Observer Mission of Uganda’s Elections.
08:19
08:19

Candidates Lament Costly 'Scientific' Campaign Season 6 1

The Mukono South MP Johnson Muyanja also NRM flag bearer notes that the door to door campaign has proved to be very expensive.
07:46
07:46

Rescue Packages Not working - SMES 3

The Assistant Commissioner for Regional Trade in the Ministry of Trade, Industry and Cooperatives, Richard Okot Okello says they have since done a survey as a ministry and discovered a need to reorganizes public spending with the aim of helping the private sector. He says that fortunately, part of their findings can be implemented through the National Development Plan III.
05:02
05:02

Museveni Explains why Government Blocked Facebook in Uganda President Museveni 3 1

President Museveni has explained that the social media, Facebook has been blocked by Government, after the National Resistance Movement (NRM) supporter’s accounts were pulled down.
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