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09:54
09:54

Mbarara City Councilors Vote for Extra-Ordinary Meeting over Executive Committee Report 5

Bony Tashobya Karusya, the Speaker of Mbarara City Council accused the executive committee of undermining the council's powers, and trying to allow the technical team to award tenders without the council resolution, noting that Council has a lot to discuss from their report which the office of the Mayor is failing to present to council.
13:25
13:25

Mbarara District, City Feud over Property 5

Last week, the district council passed a motion suspending the Mbarara city council from organizing events in some of the properties until further notice.
07:13
07:13

Uganda Cannot Depend On One Individual– Gen Muntu 1 2

Addressing ANT coordinators and former party candidates in Ankole region Adit Mall in Mbarara city on Tuesday, Muntu said they are continuing with their mobilization of people at the grass-roots with intentions of building an organisation whose members believe in what their leaders say and talk.
13:49
13:49

Mbarara Court Throws Out Vote Recount Petition for LC V Polls 2 1

Tabaro’s lawyer, Lydia Ahimbisibwe of Ahimbisibwe Co & Advocates who also represented Electoral Commission-EC asked the court to throw out the application with costs, saying that the applicant didn’t present evidence to justify a vote recount. She also faulted the applicant for failure to mention specific polling stations in Kashari North where the vote recount should be done.
07:35
07:35

Women Situation Room Wants Election Observers Protected From Violence 4

Regina Bafaki, from ACFODE, asked the candidates to maintain peace and accept the outcome of the results.
08:49
08:49

Mbarara Archbishop Urges Christians to Vote And Go Home 1 1

“On Thursday we will vote. So go and vote. After voting to go home cook your food, there is tomorrow, there is next year,” he said. He said Christians that have taken the holly sacrament need to stay holly and peaceful.
19:55
19:55

Mbarara Candidates Beat Campaign Ban Using Phones, Social Media 3

Manzi Munanura, Independent Mbarara South Parliamentary candidate, says he has established a call center to keep in touch with the electorates by making direct telephone calls, sending short messages, plus using WhatsApp and facebook which are cheap compared to radio and television.
07:05
07:05

Candidates Oppose Ban on Cameras, Smartphones at Polling Stations 3

Justice Simon Byabakama, the chairman of the Electoral Commission clarified that the ban only targeted the gazetted polling area and that it was aimed at ensuring the sanctity of the secret ballot.
12:55
12:55

Defaced Posters Cost Candidates in Ankole 5 1

Gerald Karuhanga, who is contesting for the Ntungamo Municipality MP seat explains that he had to pay an extra 3 Million Shillings to print more posters to replace those that were defaced.
11:33
11:33

Kyagulanyi Vows to Fulfill All NUP Manifesto Pledges 2 4

Meanwhile, at the launch, Kyagulanyi was given a Runyakole name Musinguzi meaning Victor and was handed a stool and spear as symbols of leadership.
12:14
12:14

NUP Supporters Blocked from Accesing Kakyeeka Stadium to Attend Manifesto Launch 1

The supporters chanting and dancing have blocked and access roads to the Stadium have also be blocked by Police. NUP supporters who tried to access the venue as early as 9:00 am were taken by surprise to find mounted road blocks from both sides of the road.
10:40
10:40

Police Confiscate NUP Property Hours To Manifesto Launch in Mbarara 3 1 Top story

Among the property taken include Flyers, Banners, T. Shirts, umbrellas and Flags and posters.
18:05
18:05

Police Clears NUP Manifesto Launch for Kakyeeka Stadium Uganda Police Forc 2 2

Jolly Mugisha, the chief NUP coordinator Mbarara said they had earlier organized to hold the function in a hall with permission from police of only 70 people.
16:57
16:57

Mbarara NUP Coordinators Charged, Released on Bail 1 2

Muhumuza and Twesigye were charged with two counts of holding unlawful meeting and disobedience of Orders while Ahimbisibwe was charged with assault.
13:51
13:51

Security Mounts Roadblocks on Masaka-Mbarara Road 2 1

Abbas Byakagaba, who is regarded as one of the country's topmost counter-terrorism experts, says they have also increased on the motorized patrols along the road.
16:34
16:34

Two NUP Coordinators in Mbarara Arrested 1

Samson Kasasira, the Rwizi regional police spokesperson, says the two were arrested as a preventive measure not to cause chaos in town.
16:20
16:20

Boda boda Riders Storm Mbarara City Offices Demanding Removal Of Traffic Warders 2 3

Sadiuos Oukunda, the Chairperson Mbarara City Boda boda Association, says they want the traffic warders withdrawn for extorting money from the riders instead of concentrating on their role to ensure smooth traffic flow.
07:20
07:20

Former Ankole DP Chairperson Dead 1 2 Top story

According to Kashaija, the deceased has been battling hypertension for a long time. She, however, says his condition worsened over the past two weeks and he was admitted at Mbarara Regional Referral Hospital where he was diagnosed with pneumonia.
12:07
12:07

Robert Mugabe Kakyebezi Wins Mbarara City NRM Primaries 2

Mugabe beat his closest rival Herbert Kamugisha polling 36,116 against 9,303 votes, a margin of 26,813 votes. The third contender, Justus Karuhanga Tugume got 1,079 votes after the final tally.
12:14
12:14

Late delivery of Voting Materials Delays Voting In Mbarara City NRM Elections 3 1

“People came in early but materials were delayed, but also as people knew that the president allowed everyone to vote, they never wanted to be cross checked but to vote, and this created chaos in some areas” she said.
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