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19:31
19:31

We Are in Control of the Electoral Process- EC 2

The Commission Acting Spokesperson Paul Bukenya said that they are following up on Kyagulanyi's arrest with security agencies and other relevant organs.
16:58
16:58

UN Urges Uganda’s Security Forces to Respect Human Rights NUP 1 2

The Office of the Spokesperson for the United Nations (UN) Secretary General has called on security forces in Uganda to act in a manner that respects human rights and the principle of the rule of law.
15:45
15:45

Heavy Security Deployment Forces Kamwokya Business Community to Stay Away 3 2

Nambi, who doesn’t subscribe to any political party, wonders why a fully nominated presidential candidate can be locked under unclear circumstances.
14:28
14:28

Electoral Commission Has Failed to Manage Elections - FDC 3

Speaking at the FDC party headquarters at Najjanankumbi in Kampala, Nandala said the campaigns have been taken over by security agencies that brutally arrested the National Unity Platform-NUP presidential candidate Robert Kyagulanyi and have started battering Ugandans demanding for his release.
13:49
13:49

Security Battles Protestors Along Jinja Road NUP 2 1

The stretch from Nakawa to Namanve is heavily guarded by the Military Police, Uganda Police and Local Defense Unit personnel, mainly around Spear Motors, Kyambogo Road, Kireka Trading Centre and Bweyogerere.
13:22
13:22

NUP Faults Electoral Commission for Kyagulanyi’s Arrest 1 3

Speaking to URN this morning, NUP Spokesperson, Joel Ssenyonyi said EC that is mandated to superintendent overall electoral activities in the country has ceded its role to security forces.
11:56
11:56

Virtual Campaigns: NRM Dominates Twitter with Aid of Suspected Bots NUP 3 4 Top story

Using Botometer, a social media observatory tool created at Indiana University which can detect suspected bot accounts, URN reporters found out that five of the top ten accounts tweeting about NRM manifesto messages and events are suspected bot accounts. Botometer places the likelihood of the accounts in question to be bots above 72 percent.
11:47
11:47

More Presidential Candidates Abandon Campaign Trail 2

Kyagulanyi was arrested yesterday from Luuka district in Eastern Uganda, for allegedly flouting guidelines issued by both the Ministry of Health and the Electoral Commission to keep COVID-19 at bay. According to the recently revised guidelines, gatherings of any kind were limited to not more than 200 people, who also need to have facemasks and keep an acceptable social distance.
11:21
11:21

Police Disperse Protesters in Wandegeya, Mulago, Kalerwe 2 Top story

Over 50 people were affected by teargas and were rushed to Mulago National Referral Hospital unconscious.
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