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07:46
07:46

Nandala Blasts Museveni Over Tumukunde's Arrest Gen. Tumukunde 1 3 Top story

Now, speaking about Tumukunde’s arrest, the Budadiri West Member of Parliament, Nathan Nandala Mafabi accuses President Museveni of using state machinery to suppress his opponents.
20:54
20:54

Lt. Gen. Henry Tumukunde Arrested

He was arrested on Thursday evening from his office on Impala Avenue in Kololo by a combined team of Special Forces Command -SFC soldiers and Counter-Terrorism Unit.
15:55
15:55

29 Express Interest in Presidency 2 2

Addressing a press conference on Tuesday, the Electoral Commission Chairperson, Justice Simon Byabakama noted that five other aspirants have written to the commission. However this morning, the Electoral Commission Chairperson, Justice Simon Byabakama noted that 5 other aspirants have since emerged.
12:13
12:13

NRM Coordination Team Embarks on Nationwide Campaign to Popularise Museveni 5 1

Babalanda says some of the coordinators within in the existing mainstream leadership and mobilization structures betrayed the party in the previous general elections of 2016, thereby preferring to have a semi-independent taskforce that is directly coordinated from the office of the President who is also National Party Chairperson.
14:44
14:44

EC Seeks UGX 100b for Biometric Voter Verification Machines 2 2

Justice Byabakama says the biometric system will enable the elections body to quicken the voting process.
21:18
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Mao Warns NRM Ahead of 2021 Elections Nobert Mao. 2 2

In a press briefing today in Arua town, Mao who is visiting Arua and the West Nile region told journalists that since peoples election apathy has gone up over the years, this time round they will use popular uprising to force the government of Yoweri Kaguta Museveni to relinquish power if his party attempts to rig elections for him.
18:04
18:04

Security Blocks People Power Consultation Meeting in Gulu 3 1

Gulu Resident District Commissioner Maj. Santos Okot Lapolo said the group did not meet the requirements as directed by Inspector-General of Police, under the Public Order Management Act-POMA.
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16:00

Kyagulanyi Cancels Gulu Consultations 5 3 Top story

Addressing journalists at his office in Kamwokya this afternoon, Kyagulanyi said they got briefed by their advance team that the venue where they have planned to hold the consultative meeting had been sealed off by police and that majority of his supporters were already facing intimidation.
07:24
07:24

People Power Poised to Consult in Gulu Without Kyagulanyi 1 3 Top story

Tonny Olanya Olenge, the Acholi Region People Power Coordinator asserts that youth have been adequately mobilized to advance the legislator’s ideology that resonates with them.
18:07
18:07

Besigye Commits to 'Fight to the Grave' in Push to Liberate Uganda 4 4

This’ he said while delivering his end of year address, at his home in Kasangati, wakiso District, where he declared 2020 as a year of ‘double action.’
11:38
11:38

Lango Residents Collect Signatures to Counter Petition to ICC 1 2

Jackson Etwop, a resident of Aduku Sub County in Kwania district and lead petitioner, said they have so far collected more than 1,000 signatures in Lango.
19:17
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Museveni Challenges African Countries on Economic Growth 1 4 Top story

Museveni said African countries can only sustain themselves through boosting production and providing a market for finished products. He added that through the continental Free Trade Area-CFTA, countries will be able to negotiate with the bigger European countries to foster prosperity for the Africans.
15:56
15:56

Quest for Joint Opposition Candidate Dominates DP Block Retreat 1

Dr Lulume Bayiga, the former Secretary-General of the Democratic Party said there is need to engage other people and political organizations to ensure that they all agree on an opposition candidate to contest against the ruling National Resistance Movement.
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Kabarole Youth Write to IGP over Demonstration Fort Portal 1

However, the more than 100 in number and led by Thomas Kakuru and Samuel Mwesige Byahurwa are strongly opposed to the resolution and have planned to stage a protest on Monday.
06:57
06:57

Pictorial: Supreme Court Age Limit Judgement

The Supreme Court has dismissed the consolidated presidential age limit appeal in a 4-3 verdict.
18:56
18:56

Updated: Supreme Court Quashes Age Limit Appeal Top story

The consolidated appeal stemmed from applications by City lawyer, Male Mabirizi, six opposition Members of Parliament and Uganda Law Society challenging the decision of the Constitutional court to uphold the approval of the Constitution (Amendment) (No. 2) Bill, 2017, which paved way for scrapping of the presidential age limit.
18:32
18:32

Age Limit Law: Tension, Excitement as Three Supreme Court Justices Deliver Judgement in Favor of Petitioners people 1

Justice Paul Mugamba said the presence of the military at Parliament during discussion of the bill that led to the assault of several legislators opposed to the bill was uncalled for.
12:35
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Katureebe Apologises for Delayed Age Limit Judgement health 1 Top story

In his opening remarks, Justice Katureebe attributed the delayed judgment to numerous issues including health problems. Justice Katureebe explained that he was unwell and underwent surgery, adding that he will be flying out of the country the next week to undergo eye surgery.
15:04
15:04

Stable DRC Good For Trade In West Nile, Say Leaders 1

Jackson Atima, the chair of West Nile Chamber of Commerce and Industry, says if the region has benefited so much from an unstable DRC, she would benefit even much more from a stable DRC.
16:25
16:25

Uganda On the Right Democratic Path – Museveni 1

Museveni said democracy is now ingrained in Ugandans, citing elections of representatives in parliament and district, sub-county and village councils, as well as the election of representatives of special interest groups like the youth, women, army, workers, disabled and elderly.
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