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18:08
18:08

Missing Mukono Man's Families Rendered Destitute a Year Since his Arrest 2 1

Following his arrest on accusations of being a November riots ring leader, Kanata’s whereabouts remain unknown. URN has visited Walusubi village and established that the four wives, eleven children and a sickly 82-year-old mother Hajjarah Nakilyowa are living in destitution.
12:14
12:14

Mukono High Court Uphold Election of Kasawo LC 3 Chairperson Kasawo TC 2

In his defence, Mulindwa through his lawyer Hannington Mutebi demonstrated before the court that he was a resident of Kasawo Town Council. He presented copies of his National ID card, declaration of income and assets listing land and buildings in Kasawo including his matrimonial home.
09:04
09:04

Mukono High Court Dismisses Third Election Petition Against Nantaba Harriet Nakwede 2 2 Top story

“In my view, she has failed in her duty to prove these claims to the satisfaction of this court and on a balance of probabilities. I find that Nantaba did not commit any electoral offences during the electoral process and that the elections of the District Woman representative of Parliament in Kayunga District were conducted in compliance with the electoral laws and principles. This Petition is accordingly dismissed with costs to Nantaba and EC,” Lady Justice Mukwaya ruled.
13:09
13:09

Court Dismisses Mukono South Parliamentary Election Petition Mukono South County

“This left the Petitioner with no petition, no affidavits and no complaints for this court to determine. This finding renders all other preliminary objections and issues moot. In conclusion, I uphold the preliminary objection. The petition as presented before this court is incompetent and incurably defective and it is hereby struck out with costs to the respondents.” -Lady Justice Mukwaya
15:11
15:11

Court Dismisses Second Election Petition Against Nantaba Idah Nantaba 1

The petition was filed by Jacqueline Kobusingye Birungi. Birungi who contested as an independent candidate accuses Nantaba of forging the A-Level results she presented from Mukono Town Academy dated 1998.
16:10
16:10

Court Dismisses Petition Filed by Kayunga Voter Against Nantaba Idah Nantaba 2 2

On Friday, Nantaba’s lawyer Ambrose Tebyasa raised a preliminary objection on the petition on grounds that it was incompetent. According to Tebyasa, the petition is not supported by the required 500 signatures of registered voters.
12:39
12:39

Broke Sub County Borrows Furniture from Police Mpatta Sub county 1

Mpatta LC3 Vice Chairperson Jacob Kulunya reveals that the sub county lacks funds to secure chairs of its own. He notes that they borrow wooden bench seats from police to cater for people turning up for various services at the sub county offices.
16:32
16:32

Mukono High Court Sets Dates for Ruling on Six Election Petitions 1

Since last month, Justice Mukwaya has been hearing seven election petitions at Mukono High Court.
07:33
07:33

EC Ordered to Pay UGX 17m to Lawyers for Delaying Election Petition Kasawo TC 2 1

The ruling was made by Justice Olive Kazaarwe Mukwaya during the hearing of an election petition filed by Andrew Kabugo Kaddu challenging the election of Joseph Mulindwa, the LC III Chairperson of Kasawo town council in Mukono district.
09:46
09:46

Court Rejects Eight Witnesses in Petition Against Nantaba Harriet Nakwede 2 1

Justice Mukwaya rejected the witnesses after Nantaba’s Lawyer Ambrose Tibyasa cross-examined Nakwede. Nakwede told the court that all the witnesses and supplementary affidavits presented lacked credible evidence to support her claims in the petition.
15:37
15:37

Court Dismisses Election Petition Against Deceased Kayunga LCV Chairperson Kayunga District 1 1

Justice Olive Kazaarwe Mukwaya on Wednesday threw out the application on grounds that Bandikubi and Sserubugo’s lawyers were not in court. She also based her ruling on the notice of withdrawal that was submitted by Bandikubi and attached to the application.
16:49
16:49

Petitioner Struggles to Justify Forgery Claims Against Nantaba 2 1 Top story

During the hearing before Justice Olive Kazaarwe Mukwaya in Mukono high court on Tuesday, Nantaba’s lawyer, Ambrose Tibyasa tasked Birungi to substantiate her claims.
10:43
10:43

Bakaluba Mukasa Appoints NRM Vice Chair, Calls for Unity Among Councillors Rev Bakaluba 2 1

He explains that much as NUP won the majority positions at the district council, at this particular time when NRM is still steering the central government, harmonization under the local government is vital to guarantee service delivery to locals. The ruling NRM party won only six of the 42 councillors seats in the Mukono District Council.
15:37
15:37

NUP Woman Seeks to Nullify Nantaba's Victory in Kayunga 2 1

She claims that the voting and tallying process were characterized by several irregularities such as falsification of results that led to the declaration of wrong results in favour the respondent.
11:15
11:15

Mukono NRM District Administrator Remanded on Theft Charges 1 1

Sseruga Lubega was arrested on Tuesday evening by Mukono police crime investigations department after the NRM National Task Force accused him of embezzling 27 million Shillings meant to run district youth activities in September 2020 .
17:18
17:18

Police Halts Voting at Mukono Polling Station 4

Upon examination of the voter’s register, police discovered and polling agents of several opposition candidates discovered a mismatch between the voting data recorded by the Biometric machines and that on the voter’s registrar.
14:43
14:43

Two Presiding Officers Arrested in Lugazi for Ballot Stuffing 1 1

The two stations are Moneko and Kololo-Luseeta all in Kawolo division. Presiding officers for Moneko Henry Kafuko and Sula Muganga for Kololo have been arrested with three boxes each full of pre-ticked ballot papers.
16:43
16:43

Don't Blame Party Loss on Buganda-Mukono NRM Mobilizers 3 1

MP Ssekitoleko attributed the loss of the party to lack of will to address issues affecting the electorate. He cited lack of clean water, improved roads, employment for youths and proper health services.
19:18
19:18

NUP Wins Mukono, Buikwe, Kayunga LC5 Seats 1 1

In Mukono, the former Member of Parliament for Mukono North and South constituency Rev Dr Peter Bakaluba Mukasa was declared the winner with 73,815 votes. Mukasa who contested on the NUP party ticket defeated the NRM party candidate Haji Harunah Ssemakula with 25,202 votes.
16:38
16:38

Mukono Candidates Blame Low Voter Turnout on Presidential Results 2

Betty Nakasi a DP Woman District Councilor candidate says that most people have refused to come and vote due to their disappointment over the results of the recently concluded presidential elections.
Nov 88 results