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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.
22:04
22:04

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

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.
12:45
12:45

Can Gulu Swing the Voting Tide to Favour NRM? Acholi sub region 1

NRM supporters had argued that with the infrastructural development, the elevation of Gulu to a city status, the rapid economic recovery, as well as peace and stability in Acholi sub-region, the tide would change in favour of the ruling party. But area politicians believe that such developments cannot translate into votes.
15:40
15:40

30 FDC, NUP Party Members Defect to UPC in Oyam 1

They were wooed by Betty Amongi, the incumbent MP for Oyam South Constituency who doubles as the Minister of Kampala Capital City.
05:44
05:44

With Bruised Toes, Amuriat's Barefoot Stunt Suffers Setback inhumane treatment 4 1

Amuriat has been walking barefooted as a signature stunt, following events on his nomination day, when he was dragged to the nomination venue in Kyambogo after losing his shoes in a fracas with the police. He has since then, launched a nationwide crusade dubbed “barefoot revolution” in protest of the indignity meted against him.
09:18
09:18

Opposition in Gulu Confident of Victory Against NRM 1 4

Gulu and most parts of Acholi sub-region have for the last five consecutive Presidential elections since 1996 predominantly voted for the opposition candidates.
07:07
07:07

Rev. Fr Charles Onen Suspended for Indulging in Politics Gulu East Division 1 Top story

“I tried to dissuade him from taking such a step and I told him that the Law of the Church does not permit a priest to be involved in active politics and that a priest who does so would be suspended.” Odama explained in the circular.
12:54
12:54

Delayed Construction of Kaguta Girls' Secondary School Angers Amuru Residents 2021 general polls 5 1

In 2014, Museveni pledged to construct the school in Lagot Alero, Pupwonya North village in Atiak Sub-County to promote girl-child education following the prolonged effects of the two-decade Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA) insurgency.
18:19
18:19

NRM Cancels Gulu District Woman MP Results over Malpractices Aswa county

According to provisional results prior to the cancellation of results, of the three candidates, Betty Atim was leading the race with 2,707 votes, her closes rival Sharon Balmoi had polled 2,664 votes while Maya Auma had 581 votes.
Aug 9 results