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21:35
21:35

Minister Onek’s Opponent Faces Disqualification Over Bankruptcy 1

Part III Section 4 (2) (d) of The Parliamentary Election Act 2005 stipulates that a person shall be disqualified for election in parliament once has been adjudged or otherwise declared bankrupt under any law in force in Uganda.
18:27
18:27

Voters Avoid Presidential Candidates Fearing Police Brutality 2 1

Patrick Mwanamoiza, a resident of Kanyumu town council in Butebo district says that the teargas canister found him in his house and shattered his left leg. He said since vowed never to attend any presidential campaign rally in the district.
18:01
18:01

Electoral Commission Sets Dates for Nomination of Special Interest Parliamentary Candidates

According to the Commission, the nomination of candidates for Workers, Youths, Persons with Disabilities and Older Persons parliamentary representatives will take place on Dec 22nd and 23rd, 2020.
15:34
15:34

Museveni Forced Gen. Kayihura to Make Mistakes: Robert Kyagulanyi 2 3 Top story

But to Kyagulanyi, Kayihura played a big role to sensitize ghetto youths in Kampala to quit drugs such as marijuana without arresting any.
13:34
13:34

Namutumba LC V Chairperson Succumbs to Covid-19 death 1 1

The deceased’s nephew, Hajji Siraji Gusongweire, who also doubles as the Namutumba District National Resistance Movement-NRM Chairperson, says his uncle was admitted two months ago with cardiac-related illness.
12:59
12:59

Masaka District Woman MP Candidate Dies Aged 76 2 Top story

Hajj Umar Ssebulime, the Masaka NRM Region Administrative Secretary, says they received the news of their candidate’s death with shock. “This is a great loss for the party in Masaka region and the entire country she has been a strong supporter of the party and a great politician who cannot easily be replaced it’s a big loss for the area,” he said.
12:54
12:54

Education Ministry Adjusts Opening Dates for Candidate Classes 1 1

According to the revised school calendar, the school term which was scheduled to start on January 11, 2021, will now start on January 18, 2021, a few days after the general election. Ugandans will go to the polls on January 14, 2021 to vote for a President, Members of Parliament and district leaders.
12:05
12:05

Accused YouTube Channels Protest Govt Move to Block Their Operations Inciting violence 1 3

Tamale Mirundi, the founder of TMO (Tamale Mirundi Official) and former Press Secretary to the president, is one of those whose channel is listed for removal. According to Mirundi, earlier attempts by government to have his page removed didn’t yield results, as YouTube asked Government to ask him to pull it down.
11:50
11:50

Voice of Tooro Switched Off After Hosting Fort Portal City Woman MP Candidate 1

Rwabwogo, disputed the covid-19 results arguing that this could have been a planned move to stop her from presenting the issues of Kabarole residents to President Kaguta Museveni who will campaigning in Fort Portal on Wednesday.
11:29
11:29

Kabuleta Fails to Campaign in Kisoro, Rukiga Districts 2 2

Kabuleta only campaigned in Kabale town where he met his supporters at Victoria Inn in Kabale town. Kabuleta says that he was unable to campaign in the three districts due to the limited time.
11:26
11:26

Google Requires Court Order to Delete YouTube Channel-Africa Spokesperson 3 1

For YouTube channels to be removed, Ooko said, the governments have to submit court orders. “We always follow local law, but it would have to be a valid court order. The letters just show what the UCC submitted to the Embassy; they are not court orders,” she said.
11:14
11:14

Irregularities Cited in Distribution of NRM Motorcycles in Pader Pader Town Council 1 2

Nine sub-county chairpersons of Bong Tiko, Puranga, Ajan, Pot Ogali and Lunyiri among others did not receive the motorcycles.
10:21
10:21

Museveni is Intolerant and Disrespectful- Muntu 3 1

Muntu who was campaigning in the Bukedi sub region covering the districts of Kibuku, Pallisa and Butebo on Tuesday told voters that such traits led to his fall out with Museveni, a man under whose leadership, he served as Army Commander.
10:09
10:09

Kabuleta, Kalembe Pledge to Revive Trade Cooperatives 2 2

Kabuleta says the ruling National Resistance Movement-NRM Government has done nothing practical to revive the cooperatives despite the continuous cries from Ugandan farmers.
09:10
09:10

Tooro Residents Want Museveni to Talk About Unfulfilled Pledges Kyenjojo 2 1

In 2018, Museveni laid a foundation stone for the construction of Buhinga stadium in Fort Portal. The Uganda People’s Defense Forces – UPDF Engineering Brigade started the construction of the perimeter wall in 2019 and completed it in July this year. However, the construction of the second phase is yet to begin.
08:46
08:46

Man in Omoro Remanded for Defacing Museveni’s Posters Omoro district

Otwal is accused of two counts of defacing campaign posters of Presidential Candidate Yoweri Museveni and Douglas Peter Okao, the Candidate for Chairman Omoro District seat under the NRM party, an act contrary to section 78(2) of the Presidential Election Act and section 156(2) of the Local Government Act respectively.
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