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19:04
19:04

Kampala Central Mayoral Race Loser Seeks Evidence from EC NUP 1

This came after Semugoma's lawyers led by Paul Kenneth Kakande and Lydia Nakyejwe told court that they wrote to the Electoral Commission to give them certified copies of the voters’ register and voter verification slips as well as Declaration Forms of Summit View Polling Stations which the Commission promised to avail by end of business today.
14:51
14:51

Ssenyonyi's Rival Seeks Permission to File Application Already in Court Joel Ssenyonyi 1 2 Top story

According to the evidence before Court that URN has seen, Mukesh through his lawyers, Ssemwanga, Muwazi and Company Advocates and Bwango Araali and Company Advocates filed the amended petition on May 10th 2021 without court permission to do so despite elapse of the time for filing such an application in March, which is thirty days after gazetting the winners.
17:05
17:05

NRM Names Parliament Commissioners, Committee Chairpersons 1

Uganda Radio Network- URN has learnt from sources that those selected to sit on the Parliamentary Commission as Commissioners are Bukhooli Central MP Solomon Silwany, Rubanda Woman MP Prossy Akampurira and Zombo Woman MP Esther Afayochan.
07:34
07:34

New Cabinet Shows Museveni Not Thinking About Transition - Mak Don Parliament 1 2

Makerere University History Don, Ndebesa Wambutsya has revealed that President Museveni’s appointments of the recent cabinet indicate that he is not planning on retiring anytime soon.
18:45
18:45

Robinah Nabbanja; The Ardent NRM Mobilizer and Risk Taker Parliament 3 1

According to the Parliamentary directory, Nabbanja studied from St Edward SS Bukuumi for both Ordinary and Advanced level and attained a Diploma in Democracy and Development Studies from Uganda Martyrs University, Nkozi in 1998. She attained a Bachelor's Degree in the same field in 2010 before returning to Nkozi later for a Masters' Degree in Democracy and Development Studies.
15:07
15:07

Nankabirwa Petitions NRM to Discipline Kadaga parliament 1 3

The outgoing Government Chief Whip Ruth Nankabirwa has petitioned the National Resistance Movement (NRM) to discipline former Speaker Rebecca Kadaga for going against the party.
04:53
04:53

Museveni Reveals How Kadaga Was Edged Out Parliament 5 1

The NRM Chairperson told Parliament on Monday that Kadaga was trounced by guerrilla Tactics using night Kakuyege
12:16
12:16

Tayebwa Withdraws From Deputy Speakership Race NRM 1 1

Thomas Tayebwa, the Ruhinda County North MP has withdrawn from the race of the Deputy Speaker of Parliament.
17:17
17:17

Oulanyah, Kadaga Teams Upbeat Ahead of Speaker Elections Parliament 4 1

With a few days left to the Election of the Speaker and Deputy Speaker of Parliament, the two camps of Kamuli Woman MP Rebecca Kadaga and Omoro County MP Jacob Oulanyah are optimistic for a win.
17:20
17:20

Tough Exchange Between Otafiire, Journalists Over Retirement Questions Parliament 1 4

General kahinda Otafiire, the member of Parliament for Ruhinda County who bounced back in the 11th Parliament after suffering defeat in the 10th Parliament has taken oath.
14:09
14:09

Oulanyah Vacates Deputy Speaker's Office in Parliament NRM 4 1

And as he prepares to take oath for the Parliamentary Seat on Thursday, Oulanyah says that his term of office as the Deputy Speaker has expired today, and under no circumstances will he occupy the same office in the new term.
21:12
21:12

LOP Calls for Boycott of Museveni's Swearing-in Ceremony 2021 elections 1 3

Two Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) Members of Parliament have called for the boycott of President Museveni’s swearing-in ceremony on 12th May.
10:59
10:59

Museveni Halts Speaker Campaigns, Kadaga Camp Cries Foul President Museveni 2 1

The Bugabula South MP Maurice Kibalya, a team leader of the Kadaga campaign efforts, says that team Oulanyah has been campaigning and CEC has been quiet, but now that Kadaga has launched her campaigns, which is gaining ground, they are being stopped. He has now warned that if any CEC member speaks out in support of any candidate openly, they will resume their campaigns.
15:45
15:45

Cease Fire! NRM Tells Kadaga, Oulanyah Speaker Race 1

The National Resistance Movement -NRM now directed the contenders reduce on the fire between the two main camps that is currently threatening to divide the party.
16:37
16:37

Deputy Speaker Race; Rwakoojo Hopeful for CEC Endorsement Parliament 5 1

Gomba West MP Robina Rwakoojo is optimistic that her experience in law will win her the endorsement of the National Resistance Movement (NRM) Central Executive Committee (CEC) for the Deputy Speaker race.
14:15
14:15

NRM to Reach Consensus on Speakership Race-Nankabirwa Parliament 3 1

According to the Government Chief Whip Ruth Nankabirwa, although all MPs in the party are free to express their interest and contest for the Speakership race, the contestants will be vetted and approved by the party’s Central Executive Committee-CEC.
13:03
13:03

What NRM Looks for When Choosing Speaker of Parliament Jacob Oulanyah 2 4 Top story

According to Mike Mukula, the Eastern NRM Regional Vice-chairperson says the CEC mostly considers loyalty and interest of the party when picking a Speaker. He says this is what determines who will work in consideration of the interests of the appointing authority.
12:57
12:57

US Senators Reiterate Need to Review Relations with Uganda NRM 1 Top story

Senators Cory Booker and Jim Risch who are both members of the U.S. Senate Committee on Foreign Relations expressed concern about the state of rights violations and democracy in Uganda. Their concerns were documented in a letter dated March 4, to the Secretary of State Antony Blinken.
19:47
19:47

Oulanyah Gets Cheerful Welcome Upon Return to Parliament NRM 3 1

Oulanyah was called to preside over Wednesday’s session to allow Speaker Rebecca Kadaga to mourn her niece Sheila Alitwala Kadaga who died on Monday. This came moments after Koboko Woman MP Margaret Babadiri put Kadaga to the task to explain the whereabouts of the Deputy Speaker at a time when she needed a break to deal with the loss.
15:01
15:01

Kyagulanyi's Lawyers Finally Serve Election Petition to Museveni NRM 2 4

Kyagulanyi’s lawyers later served the Museveni’s lawyer and Lumumba who had waited for them close to an hour before they could arrive at court. The Registrar has also informed the parties that she will be giving them dates for when to conduct the pre-hearing by next week once all parties have put in their responses.
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