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12:45
12:45

UPDF Soldier Arrested for Shooting Teenager to Death in Pader Pader district 1 1

Jimmy Patrick Okema, the Aswa River Region Police Spokesperson told URN that Akena shot and wounded the minor in the stomach after he suspected him of stealing an item from the site he was guarding.
12:16
12:16

Border Security Tops Priority of Newly Elected Agago LCV Chairperson Karimojong Warriors

Agago District borders Abim and Kotido districts all in the Karamoja region and has often experienced cattle raids by armed Karimojong men.
10:54
10:54

NRM Officials in Lamwo on Spot For Alleged Embezzlement of Campaign Money 2 1

The funds were part of the 230 Million Shillings that was delivered to the district by the NRM secretariat to facilitate party officials in mobilizing support for their presidential candidate and party flag bearers.
12:55
12:55

Newly Elected Kitgum LCV Chairperson to Focus on Education, Health 3 1

The Democratic Party-DP candidate polled 15,239, followed by his closest rival Tony Olenge Toolit of Forum for Democratic Change Party-FDC Candidate who garnered 10,745 votes.
16:58
16:58

Elections of Male Councilors in Lira City Cancelled over Misallocation of Symbols 6 1

Independent candidate Edward Ojungu’s symbol was attached to that of NRM’s Francis Ogwang and vice versa.
16:30
16:30

Omoro Residents Walk 30 Kilometers to Vote in New Polling Station Ongako Sub-County.

They braved the hot sun and reached the Dog-Tochi market polling station at half-past midday tired and exhausted but hopeful to cast their votes.
13:26
13:26

Elections in Potika and Palabek Gem Sub Counties Cancelled 2

The Lamwo District Returning Officer Samuel Olet says that the elections of Potika Sub County female Councilor in Lamwo County were cancelled after the ballot papers were not found in the ballot boxes.
12:30
12:30

Low Turnup Affecting Local Gov't Polls in Lira low voter turn up 1

At many polling stations in Lira, the voting activity has not yet started because there are no voters. The polling assistants and agents are seated hoping that any time, voters will walk in and exercise their right.
12:00
12:00

UPC Candidate Withdraws from Kole LCV Race 2 1

Alagu claims that he has received several threats from security personnel, whom he declined to name asking him to step down or face their brutality.
09:41
09:41

Gender Based Violence Cases Worry Abongomola Sub County Authorities 2 2

Moses Opio, the Kwania District Probation Officer blames the rising cases on Gender-Based Violence in the community. The Sub County has registered over 137 cases of Gender-Based Violence within a space of two months, mostly in Amorigoga and Abany parishes.
07:38
07:38

Polling Materials Distributed at Night in Omoro District Denise Obong 1

Omoro District Registrar Denise Obong told URN in an interview that they started the distribution of the polling materials at 2:30am to enable them save time in the morning and ensure that polling starts at 7:00am, the time specified by the Electoral Commission.
07:10
07:10

Odonga Otto Collapses While Recording Statement At Police, Hospitalized 1 1 Top story

Tai told Uganda Radio Network-URN in an interview on Tuesday night that during interrogations, the legislator complained that he wasn’t feeling well and requested for a break. “He came in ok and voluntarily, he recorded a statement but later he said he wasn’t feeling well. I was seated with him in my office with some of his people and police officers, he requested for a break because he wasn’t feeling well,” Tai told URN.
15:56
15:56

I Won’t Cling To Leadership; Kitgum Woman MP Elect Aber 3 1

Aber told Uganda Radio Network in an interview Tuesday that leaders should be able to groom others who will take over their positions to avoid scenarios of clinging to office.
12:19
12:19

Losers in Amuru District Protest Election Results 1

On Monday the two losers stormed Pabbo Sub County Police Post claiming that they had recovered ballot boxes from the home of Martha Aloyo a resident of Palwong Parish, Kony Paco Village in Pabbo Sub County.
09:50
09:50

Lamwo RDC Under Investigation over Alleged Electoral Offences 1 1

The investigation is being headed by the Commissioner of Police Francis Olugu, who is overseeing electoral ffences in Acholi Sub-region. It stems from a complaint raised by incumbent Lamwo District Woman Legislator Molly Lanyero.
07:36
07:36

Panic as EC Conducts Election in Nonfunctional Sub Counties, Town Councils 1 Top story

Sarah Bukariwa, the Lango and Acholi Regional Electoral Officer, says that they are neither responsible for the creation of the administrative units nor their operationalization. “The Electoral Commission is not responsible in any way for the operationalization of the new administrative units, our work is to conduct elections in the gazetted areas and that is all. The Ministry of Local Government is responsible and I think they will handle that,” she said in an interview.
19:14
19:14

Catherine Mavenjina Elected Northern Region MP for Older Persons 4 4

Mavenjina the NRM flag bearer from Zombo district garnered 154 votes out of a total of 165 votes that were at Arua comprehensive School of Nursing and Midwifery on Monday.
14:33
14:33

Human Resource Shortage Hurts Kitgum Market Construction Progress kitgum main market 2 1 Top story

Abonga notes that whereas the contractor has registered 50 percent progress in constructing block A and 30 percent progress at Block B, the human resource shortage is likely to affect work.
18:38
18:38

Archbishop Odama Asks Candidates to Respect Election Results 1 1

According to Archbishop Odama, leaders who will indulge in causing violence after elections will in the future be disturbed by their conscience.
17:39
17:39

Makome Bus Suspends Operations Ahead of Elections 1 Top story

Ivan Acaye, the Manager Kitgum Branch Makome Bus Services Ltd told Uganda Radio Network in an interview on Wednesday that all their buses have been grounded until after the elections.
Jan 2379 results