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12:27
12:27

UYD Activist Survives Lynching for Grabbing Microphone from Minister democratic party 1 Top story

Patrick Kibuule, an eye witness says the ministers bodyguard wrestled off Mugonza before an angry mob pounced on him.
13:14
13:14

Pader Starts Tree Planting Campaign democratic party dp 1 1

The campaign will be rolled out to villages to encourage residents embrace commercial tree planting.
07:49
07:49

DP Members Task Mao to Restrain Errant Leaders democratic party dp 3 1

In May this year, the DP leadership undertook to settle their internal disputes with the aim forming a common fold that can collectively haggle for state power against the ruling National Resistance Movement- NRM party.
11:31
11:31

Heavy Deployment in Masaka as DP Holds Reunion democratic party dp 1

DP is today scheduled to hold their reunion rally at the Masaka liberation square. The meeting is expected to be attended by several opposition politicians. Several heavily armed police and army personnel and anti-riot vehicles were seen patrolling around Masaka town.
07:37
07:37

DP Wrangles Deepen Ahead of Reunion democratic party dp 4 1

The latest dispute arises from the parallel build-up meetings organised by partys Vice President and East African Legislative Assembly-EALA representative Fred Mukasa Mbidde, against the partys leadership in Masaka district.
12:01
12:01

DP to Open Private Prosecution Over Gulu Shooting uganda 1

Now, Lyandro Komakech, the Gulu Municipality and Member of DP, says the party is considering private prosecution because of the strengths of the private prosecutor to have more control over the proceedings and gain a faster turnaround and final outcome.
16:57
16:57

Former RDC Lutukumoi Plans Return to DP home 1

Lutukumoi however, says he was convinced to return to his party after the grand DP reunion on August 3, 2018 because the party leaders have taken laudable steps to address the trivial conflicts that had always bedeviled Ugandas oldest party. He told URN in an email that as he waits to make an official return to DP, his heart; mind and soul have never left the party despite joining government.
11:39
11:39

Kitgum DP Supporters Skeptical About Reunion Drive democratic party dp 1

The party has currently embarked on a reunification enrolment of its former members to repair the waning support caused by internal rivalry that led to breakaway factions.
17:04
17:04

Ganda Village Polls Set for Friday, July 20 luke owoyesigyire 2

The deceased, 75-year-old David Kizza had also been the area chairperson for more than 30 years. He collapsed and died on July 8 shortly after a long day of campaigning. The renowned member of National Resistance Movement-NRM party had contested as an independent candidate in the race which attracted five candidates.
19:51
19:51

GISO Wins LC1 Elections Amid Protests electoral commison 1 1

Jude Mbabaali, lawyer who also doubles as the Masaka District Chairpersons says due to the fact that the right of Public Officers to contest in LC1 and LC2 elections without resigning their offices was removed by Section 1 of the Local Government Amendments Act No.2 2006, which deleted Section 1166 b Mutebi could not be elected.
20:29
20:29

DP Mobilizes in Bukomansimbi for LC Elections joseph ssekibaala 4 1

Joseph Ssekibaala, the DP chairperson for Bukomansimbi district says after waiting for a very long time in vain, their members had lost hope in ever having another village council polls.
14:25
14:25

Govt Urged to Address Internal Security Threats shooting spree 1

Kitgum district Forum for Democratic Change FDC party chairperson Alfred Amoyi says that the government has failed its cardinal role of protecting the citizenry despite all the security apparatus at its disposal. As a result, the country is covered in low-level disorder, armed violence and political unrest.
23:08
23:08

FDC, DP Short of Candidates in Sembabule Races electoral commison 2

By the closure of the nomination exercise by the Electoral Commission on Wednesday evening, out the 46 newly created positions; DP only managed to front nine candidates while FDC nominated only four, against 43 independents and 56 from the NRM camp.
08:42
08:42

EC: No Funding for Political Parties in New Financial year democratic party dp

The Electoral Commission Secretary, Sam Rwakojo, says no provision has been made for political party funding in the Medium- Term Expenditure Framework in the 2018/19 financial year.
12:51
12:51

Pulkol, Mao Want Police Special Branch Restored democratic party dp 5 1

According to Mao, currently Uganda Police is unable to deliver Uganda into a complete democracy, arguing that it has been acting in a partisan manner.
09:18
09:18

Disband Police Barracks for Healthier Relations with Citizens- Mao democratic party dp 4 1

David Pulkol, the former Director General of the External Security Organization, however, says disbanding police barracks would be dangerous as it would compromise the standards and police response to emergencies.
11:44
11:44

Former MP Issa Kikungwe Passes On democratic party dp 2 1

Former Kyadondo South Member of Parliament, Hajji Issa Kikungwe, is dead. Democratic Party president Norbert Mao says Kikungwe died today after undergoing surgery at Mengo Hospital to remove a brain tumor. Kikungwe has been the DP National Treasurer since 2010.
15:05
15:05

Remembering Ssebaana Kizito: In His Own Words democratic party 8 1 Top story

John Ssebaana Kizito has been a member of the Democratic Party since 1963 and beat the odds in 2005 to become the first non-Catholic politician to head the party. A year later, he contested for the presidency of Uganda as a DP candidate.
17:06
17:06

Gulu DP Members Mourn Ssebaana ssebaana kizito

Democratic Party DP leaders in Gulu district are mourning the death of veteran politician and former party president John Ssebaana Kizito. Ssebaana, 83, succumbed to a stroke at Nakasero Hospital where he was rushed two weeks ago in critical condition.
15:45
15:45

Democratic Party Faces Defining Moment-MAO norbert mao 2

Mao told journalists in Kampala that the Democratic Party attempted to convince Kezaala to reject the appointment in vain. He however adds that the departure of the National Chairman should in no way impute improper motive on him given his years of faithful service of the party.
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