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12:22
12:22

I Haven’t Retired from The Struggle- Dr Kizza Besigye 3 1

Dr Besigye was the chief guest during thanksgiving prayers organised by Denis Onekalit Amere, the Kitgum Municipality Member of Parliament-elect over the weekend. Amere defeated State Minister for Environment Beatrice Atim Anywar in the January 14, parliamentary polls.
16:04
16:04

NRM Sweeps Local Council Elections in Acholi Amuru District 1

It is the first time NRM has made a significant footmark in Acholi sub-region since 1996.
07:22
07:22

Besigye’s Scores Show Home Boy Amuriat Has Chances to Win Teso Teso Sub Region 8 1 Top story

Paul Omer, the Interim Soroti City Mayor and head of Amuriat’s campaign in Teso and Karamoja says that their candidate has very higher chances in the region. He explains that Amuriat has proposed better strategies to improve education and agricultural sectors in the country.
19:03
19:03

UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Condemns Abuses in Uganda Ministry of Heath 1

In a press briefing, Ravina Shamdasani, the Spokesperson for the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights pointed out on Friday from Geneva, Switzerland that human rights situation in the country poses challenges not only for voting day itself, but also for the post-electoral period.
22:04
22:04

Opposition Parties Accuse NRM of Stage-Managing Defections in Acholi 3 1

In December, at least 500 NUP supporters in Gulu and Nwoya District including their leaders allegedly crossed to NRM. This week, the NRM party officials again announced the defection of 400 supporters from the opposition FDC to NRM from across Gulu East and West Divisions. Also, 780 NUP coordinators reportedly abandoned their party in Agago District.
07:50
07:50

Nakaseke Residents Got A Raw Deal from Supporting NRA War –Amuriat 1 2

Nakaseke districts was the epicentre of the National Resistance Army -NRA Liberation War of 1981-1986 that brought President Yoweri Museveni to power. The area has been voting for President Yoweri Museveni over the years, and gave him 76.2 per cent of the vote in 2016 against Dr Kizza Besigye’s 21.2 per cent.
14:26
14:26

Amuriat Refuses to Record Statement, to Appear in Mbarara Court 2 2

Samson Kasasira, the Rwizi regional police spokesperson said that police summoned Amuriat to record a statement but he refused to comply with the summons, which is the reason he was arrested.
12:11
12:11

Candidate Amuriat Arrested 2 1 Top story

Amuriat who was arrested in Bushenyi for immediate transportation to Mbarara where the offence was allegedly committed, has asked his fellow presidential candidates not to call off their campaigns just because he has been arrested. He is now in the hands of DPC John Rutagira who was knocked down by the boda boda that spirited Amuriat away on Wednesday.
20:04
20:04

I'll Protect Banyankole and Their Property -Amuriat 1 1

“I love the people of Ankole, I have good friends from Ankole, I have cousins living in Kazo, they are my first cousins and I will never do harm to anybody, especially the people of Ankole.”
17:58
17:58

Police Allows Amuriat to Hold Procession in Sheema 2 2 Top story

After several minutes of negotiations between police and Amuriat’s Chief mobiliser, Roland Mugume Kaginda, he was allowed to proceed to Sheema Municipal Main Stadium on foot through Kabwohe town council with his supporters.
09:56
09:56

We Have Disappointed Ugandans, Says FDC Founder Member Opposition 1

Without mentioning any of the party founders, Okumu highlighted different methods of work that made some members abandoned the party
11:41
11:41

FDC Supporters in Bushenyi Declare Three Days of Mourning for People Killed in Protests 3

The Bushenyi FDC woman MP flag bearer, Federica Nshemerirwe, says that their party flag will fly at half-mast for three days as they mourn the dead.
06:51
06:51

Besigye Rallies Youth to Join Anonymous Network as Part of 'Plan B' 1

The Power 10 group which is part of his popular Plan B strategy was launched before the 2016 election which involved having ten mobilisers at every parish to campaign and guard their votes. Now, this group, Besigye said, split into two with one group having known leaders that are supposed to guard the FDC vote and an anonymous group which will be swinging into action soon.
14:58
14:58

FDC Cancels 2020 Delegates' Conference - Ssemujju Nganda 4 8

The delegates conference had been planned to take place next week with many issues on the agenda but top on the list, to elect the 2021 presidential flag bearer.
16:24
16:24

Four NRM MPs Unopposed after Party Nominations in Teso mp anita among 1

They include Hellen Adoa, the Serere Woman MP and State Minister for Fisheries, Usuk County MP Peter Ogwang, who has opted to represent the newly created Ngariam County and the Bukedea Woman MP, Anita Among. The other is Emilly Sheila Amulo, the aspirant for the Soroti Woman MP seat.
16:09
16:09

Besigye Leaves Vacuum FDC Cannot Fill – Mao Norbert Mao 6 1 Top story

But according to Mao, Dr Kizza Besigye has been a formidable force in challenging Museveni’s rule and that next year’s election is going to be the biggest test for FDC. He says that even though nature abhors a vacuum, Besigye leaves a vacuity that can never be filled.
14:01
14:01

FDC Struggling to Identify Flag Bearers in Masaka Sub Region 1 5

Out of the nine districts, FDC has only managed to front two aspirants in Kyotera and Rakai Districts for LCV, five aspirants for parliamentary seats and eighteen councillors for local government positions.
13:24
13:24

DP, FDC Leaders Bicker Over Nomination of Candidates in Rakai 2

The controversy stems from the ongoing candidate’ identification process in which some members of FDC are seeking endorsement from the People Power pressure group, which is coordinated by DP leaders in the area.
11:29
11:29

FDC Fails to Field Candidate for Serere County MP Soroti District 1 1

David Otaala, the chairperson of the party in Serere says that all attempts to identify a candidate in the party have been futile.
11:19
11:19

Acholi Politicians Take Advantage of Covid19 Campaign to Popularise Candidature Omoro District 2 5 Top story

Robert Larubi, who is eyeing Toci County parliamentary seat in Omoro District as an Independent crafted his message with an Indian-English accent to catch the attention of voters.
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