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23:07
23:07

Update; Wadri wins Arua Municipality Parliamentary by-election 2 1 Top story

The Returning office Arua has declared the detained Wadri Kassiano Ezati, an Independent candidate the winner of the hotly contested Arua Municipality parliamentary seat,Ruth Angom Ococ declared Wadri winner with 6421 votes beating his closest challenges Tiperu Nusura who got 4798 votes.
22:36
22:36

Guns Found In Bobi Wine's Hotel Room - Police 2 4 Top story

Police of Arua has exhibited items they recovered from the room of MP Robert Kyagulanyi, aka obi Wine and Kassiano Wadri an Independent candidate in the Arua Municipality parliamentary by-elections.The items which included two AK 47 guns with 30 rounds of Ammunitions each, a Pistol with 8 rounds of ammunitions, several mobile phones, red caps, T-shirts, among other items were paraded before the press in the office of the RPC north Western at 1pm today
20:01
20:01

Kadaga Asks MPs to Take Action Against Absentee Ministers 4 1

Speaker Kadaga said that it is unfortunate that the issue of absenteeism by ministers in the afternoon plenary is rampant, despite several warnings from her office.
19:06
19:06

Wadri Takes Early Lead in Arua Municipality Polls 1 Top story

Preliminary reports also indicate that Wadri, the former member of parliament for Terego County, has beaten the other eleven candidates in 31 Mvara Ward polling stations, at Niva Cell polling stations, Awindiri, Junior quarters and at River Oli headquarters polling station and three Bazaar Ward polling stations situated in the centre of Arua town.
18:57
18:57

MP Kyagulanyi to Face Army Court Martial 3 1 Top story

Moses Ali told Parliament that Kyagulanyi will on Thursday appear before the Army Court Martial after he was found in possession of a gun.
18:53
18:53

Three Relatives Arrested Over Mubende Land Grab land commission 3 1

The three relatives reportedly forged a letter of no objection which was used to dupe court into granting letters of administration for the estate of Zakaliya Ssaku Kikonyogo, registered as Block 60, Plot 1, Kitule village in Mubende district.
16:54
16:54

Speaker Adjourns House Over Missing MPs people 3

The Kapelabyong MP, Julius Ochen told the house that several pictures are doing rounds on social media showing the Mityana Municipality MP, Francis Zzake with wounds on his body, which they cant ignore.
16:51
16:51

Apaa Residents Petition Speaker Kadaga 1 3

Apaa residents today petitioned the Speaker of Parliament demanding that security in Apaa led by Uganda Wildlife Authority-UWA and Uganda Peoples Defense Forces UPDF be withdrawn.
16:04
16:04

Arua Municipality Mayor Beaten by Angry Youths member 2 2

Josephine Angucia, the West Nile Region Police Commander has confirmed the incident but declined to divulge details, saying they are still gathering more information.
14:51
14:51

Legal Committee Rejects Compulsory Land Acquisition Bill proposal 1

A member of the committee who preferred to remain anonymous said the members unanimously rejected the bill because the Minister failed to convince them that there was a need to amend article 26 to ensure that Government can forcefully acquire land.
11:11
11:11

Land Board Turns Down Communal Land Bid by Acholi Chief district 2 1 Top story

Evidence before the Commission shows that the district land board declined to approve the lease application, on grounds that Bwobo clan could lose its right over the land.
10:25
10:25

Arua Municipality Voting Kicks Off Amid Delays robert kyagulanyi 2 3

At most polling stations visited by our reporter, polling materials arrived by 630am while voting commenced between 8am and 8:30am. At Awindiri primary school F-Z and A-E polling stations that have 554 and 635 registered voters respectively, one of the presiding officers failed to show up and had to be replaced by the parish supervisor.
Aug 2018 12 results