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07:17
07:17

Hood Katuramu Dropped as PWDs Elect Parliamentary Representative national 1 1 Top story

The successful candidates include Helen Asamo who polled 594 votes, Alex Ndezi 519 votes, Joyce Achan 458 votes and Bumali Mpindi 413 votes. Asamo, Ndezi and Achan were sponsored by the ruling National Resistance Movement-NRM party while Mpindi ran as an independent.
10:28
10:28

Iganga LCV Chairperson Candidate Blocked from Orgainizing Kivejinja’s Memorial Service national 2

The service which was meant to attract over 200 guests was scheduled to be held at the Bugweri district headquarters on Saturday.
10:13
10:13

Kivejinja an Icon of NRM Ideology -Rugunda government 2 2

Kivejinja labored to remind officials within the NRM government circles on their need to follow the party’s principles of ensuring quality service delivery for all citizens.
13:34
13:34

Namutumba LC V Chairperson Succumbs to Covid-19 death 1 1

The deceased’s nephew, Hajji Siraji Gusongweire, who also doubles as the Namutumba District National Resistance Movement-NRM Chairperson, says his uncle was admitted two months ago with cardiac-related illness.
14:43
14:43

NRM Candidates Demand Facilitation to Battle Opposition Rivals government 3 1 Top story

Speaking during the launch of the NRM party manifesto at Jinja city conference hall on Saturday, the NRM candidates said they are financially constrained because of the just concluded primary elections. They argued that it is hard for them to battle their rivals from other political parties, most of whom are using money to win over voters.
12:50
12:50

Kamuli Municipality MP Rehema Watongola Dead coronavirus 1 Top story

The deceased’s husband Badiru Watongola, who doubles as the Kamuli municipality NRM chairperson told URN in a phone interview that his wife breathed her last around 11:30 am Saturday morning. He said that the deceased legislator was admitted with breathing difficulties and they are yet to confirm whether she succumbed to COVID-19 or some other illness.
17:00
17:00

Mwiru Unbothered by Criticism for Joining ANT region 3 1

Speaking after he was nominated on Friday, Mwiru says that, although some of the supporters were against his move to join another party, he will use the campaign season to consolidate his victory.
08:41
08:41

Parliamentary Candidates in Jinja City Root for Economic Growth population growth 5 1

20 parliamentary candidates were nominated on Thursday in Jinja City by the returning officer, Jennifer Kyobutungyi.
20:21
20:21

Eastern NRM Youth Leaders Endorse Kadaga national 3 1 Top story

Samuel Odong, the NRM National Youth League Publicity Secretary says there are powerful politicians who are campaigning against Kadaga’s bid for the CEC position by bribing delegates to boycott the forthcoming elections.
16:47
16:47

Busoga Region MPs Back Kadaga government 1 5

Moses Balyeku, the Jinja West Member of Parliament who doubles as the Busoga parliamentary caucus vice chairperson says that, all his colleagues have agreed to rally behind Kadaga.
12:30
12:30

Study Reveals Health Workers have Bad Attitude Towards COVID-19 public health 1

“About four-fifth of the respondents had poor attitude toward COVID-19 and just over 70% of the Health Care Workers-HCWs had good practices toward COVID-19 especially those aged 40 years or more,” says the descriptive study undertaken through WhatsApp Messenger.
07:37
07:37

UPDF Devising Means of Desilting Lake Victoria, Nile River operation 1 1 Top story

George Musinguzi, the UPDF Spokesperson in Busoga sub region, says they have teamed up with experts from the National Environment Management Authority and National Fisheries Resources Research institute-NAFIRRI to ensure that their operations are nondestructive to aquatic life.
19:17
19:17

Kadaga Wants Relief Food Distributed Across the Country region 2 1

Kadaga observed that the national taskforce is currently concentrating its’ food aid campaigns in the areas of Kampala and Wakiso, while sidelining other equally starving communities throughout the country.
May 77 results