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09:25
09:25

UPDF Heralds a New Era of Friendship with Media, Journalists Skeptical 1 4 Top story

UPDF Spokesperson Flavia Byekwaso described the initiative as the beginning of a new era. She said more and more activities will be held in, which the two sides will be discussing issues that divide them.
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Will Nov. 2020 Riot Victims Ever Get Justice? 3 1 Top story

On Monday Nakitto staged a lone protest at the gate of parliament seeking justice for her 15-year-old son, Amos Ssegawa who was killed on November 18th.
19:49
19:49

Its a Goalless Draw for SC Villa, Express FC 1 1

The draw mostly affects the Red Eagles who entered the game in pursuit of three points to bridge the gap between them and the table leaders Vipers SC. However, they remain in third place with 36 points while SC Villa is left outside the top four with 29 points.
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NRM Spent UGX 3 Billion on Media Space During Campaigns - Dombo 1 1 Top story

In a campaign that was scientific—characterized by smaller crowds, broadcast media was a target for all political actors. Though it’s those with money who could buy space. And given that most radios in Uganda are owned by politicians of the ruling party, opposition parties reported being denied access to media space with no explanation.
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NRM Says it Paid Medical Bills of Injured Supporters in Election Violence 1 2

Emmanuel Dombo, the party Director of Communication told Uganda Radio Network that supporters received support in form of transporting them to better medical facilities from upcountry and payment of bills.
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Unfair Funding to Political Parties Killing Democratic Process - Opposition 6

The parties say the government usually allocates more money to the ruling National Resistance Movement-NRM even where the law states that all parties eligible should get an equal share. In the last elections, the government released 15 billion Shillings which, according to the opposition was supposed to be shared equally between the parties represented in parliament. The NRM took more than half of it.
07:47
07:47

Muyingo Distances Self From Petition Challenging His Rival’s Victory 1

Last week, Christopher Matabi, a voter at Kiteme Church of Uganda Polling Station in Bamunanika county and resident of Nnalongo in Bamunanika Sub-County petitioned the High Court in Kampala, seeking the nullification of Ssekitooleko’s victory.
10:56
10:56

Abductions Have Taught us to Shut Up - Kyotera Citizens 3 1

From misery and desperation of searching for missing loved ones to ululations of having them back, the community has learnt one lesson: keep your mouth shut on politics. That is the response Uganda Radio Network got from interviews conducted.
09:49
09:49

Elected Councillor Fails to Raise School Fees, Blames Parent for Shelving Him Mpatta Sub county 2 3

Amos Wambede 19, a senior five student at St. Balikuddembe SS Kisoga says that after securing victory in the recently concluded elections, where he contested as an independent candidate, his father Moses Madanda said he had now matured enough to take care of his needs.
16:52
16:52

Hooded for 73 Days, Kyotera Abductees Return Tightlipped 1 3

Consumed by fear and trauma of what they went through, almost all of them were unwilling to freely tell people and journalists who flocked to their homes on Tuesday morning to stare at them and listen to their stories.
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Bulucheke Student Leaders to Reclaim Their Power From Teachers 2 1

Last month the previous student leaders handed over power to the teachers after they lacked incoming leaders to hand over to.
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Bujumba MP Accused of Failing to Pay UGX5M Borrowed for Partying 1

Mukasa Julius Opondo the Bujumba County MP is alleged to have borrowed 13 million shillings from Lwanga Leon Lumaga to boost his campaigns in 2016 General Elections. He borrowed an additional five million shillings to throw a party for his supporters after winning.
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16:47

Gulu University Elections Tribunal Dismisses Petition

On Friday, the student’s elections tribunal chaired by Mupora Mutwale, the Dean of Students dismissed the petition on ground that it lacked merit.
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Katebwa Sub County Schools Register Higher Numbers of Semi-Candidates After Lockdown 6 2

The high numbers are attributed to learners who have come from private schools that closed due to financial constraints before government allowed a staggered re-opening of schools. Parents with pupils in P.5 have also chosen to send their children into the semi-candidate classes.
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Opposition Activists Challenge MPs on Stringent Law Against Vote Rigging 4

Led by Joseph Kasirye, the National Unity Platform registrar for Masaka City, the activists who include members of two other opposition parties; the Forum for Democratic Change-FDC and Democratic Party-DP, argue that the current electoral laws are still weak to stop vote-rigging.
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10:54

Ndorwa East County MP Loser Challenges Election of Wilfred Niwagaba mp wilfred niwagaba 4 2

Bemumisa accuses Niwagaba of rigging, vore bribery and harassing his agents. According to the petition, Niwagaba connived with his brother-in-law Alexander Kyokwijuna, a business consultant and a resident of Kigarama in maziba sub-county and harassed his agents especially in the sub-counties of Maziba and Buhara.
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07:24

Museveni Yet to Share Election Rigging Evidence-NRM, State House Officials 1 Top story

Senior Presidential Press Secretary, Don Wanyama told URN that he is not privy to details of the vote-rigging evidence that the president has received. This evidence, he says has not been shared.
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Bobi Wine Performed Better at Muslim Institutions Polling Stations 1 2

The National Unity Platform -NUP presidential candidate Robert Kyagulanyi aka Bobi Wine scored above 50 percent at 381 of 765 polling stations that were situated at Muslim institutions. Bobi Wine’s win at these polling stations was 49.8 percent on average.
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I Sell Books to Clear Medical Bills for Campaign Torture Injuries -Katumba 4

According to Katumba who never wanted to reveal detailed information about his health status and which hospital he attends for medication locally, on every visit he makes he spends between 500,000 to one million shillings, which he says is quite high.
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Who Eats My Husband’s Food in Kitalya? Detainee’s Wife Asks Makindye Barracks 1 1

‘‘I have been taking rice, cooking oil, sugar, soap and other items to Kitalya and spending over 200,000shs every time I go there. Now I am just wondering, who could be the person taking advantage of a poor woman like me for all the tree times I have delivered all those items?” -Stella Nayiga.
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