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16:09
16:09

Court Throws Out Election Petition Against Kagoma County MP parliament 2 1

Walyomu’s lawyer, Ben Ssemanda told URN that his client complied with all the legal requirements while changing his name in 2009, adding that there was no need for the petitioner to sue him over the same.
16:57
16:57

Former Bunya South MP Kyeyago Succumbs to COVID-19 Kampala 1

Kyeyago, also a former delegate in the Assembly of the Federation of Uganda Football Associations (FUFA) died today afternoon at the Jinja based Nile International Hospital.
08:03
08:03

MP Majegere on the Spot For Orchestrating Violence Against Opponent's Supporters area 4 1 Top story

Aziza Magumba, a fuel trader in Mpungwe trading center, alleged that Majegere’s supporters attacked her on December 17th, 2020 and took off with Shillings four million after battered her unsparingly.
10:59
10:59

Incumbent LCV Chairpersons Bounce Back in Kabarole, Bunyangabu Yoweri Museveni 1

In Kabarole district, the National Resistance Movement – NRM candidate Richard Rwabuhinga defeated his four opponents with a huge margin. According to the Returning Officer, Prossy Banura, Rwabuhinga polled 32,709 votes and was followed by John Businge with 2,988.
12:53
12:53

Delayed Trial of Mumbere, Royal Guards Irks Rwenzururu Prime Minister justice 2 1

Kule argues that, for the past four years, the accused persons who include Rwenzururu King, Omusinga Charles Wesley Mumbere have been eagerly waiting for justice and it is unfortunate that, as the rest of Ugandans will be electing their leaders, the accused will be left out.
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.
18:34
18:34

Kadaga Blames "Powerful People" in Gov't for Sponsoring her Kamuli Rivals parliament 1

Kadaga said that the same powerful officials attempted to oust her during the 2016 general elections but failed.
17:02
17:02

SPC Recruitment Postponed in Busoga Sub Region Over Low Turn up Kiira

Michael Kasadha, the Busoga North police spokesperson says that they have reached out to local leaders to mobilize their communities to embrace the SPC recruitment exercise.
23:40
23:40

Inter-Religious Council Calls for Peace Ahead of 2021 General Elections Joseph Kabuleta 3 1

Joshua Kitakule, IRCU Secretary General said that as religious leaders, they are much aware that a number of past general elections were characterized by violence cases which saw some people lose their lives while others sustain severe injuries.
18:43
18:43

Court Blocks Nomination of FDC Flag Bearer in Jinja City Mubarak Kirunda 2 1

Two weeks ago, Mubarak Kirunda the Jinja Central Division Chairperson petitioned court questioning FDC’s criteria in awarding the party’s flag to Ebusa.
13:18
13:18

Tumukunde Mobilizing Support in Busoga Sub region village 1 1

The quiet meetings, which are taking places in the residence of Tumukunde’s loyalists in different districts within Busoga sub region, are restricted to few individuals so as to enforce social distancing in line with the Covid19 control measures announced by the Health Ministry.
15:58
15:58

FDC Demands Violent Free Political Environment to Advance IPOD Agenda Ruhakana Rugunda 2 1 Top story

The FDC party Spokesperson, Ibrahim Ssemujju Nganda told journalists during the weekly press briefing at their headquarters that they cannot organise other parties to meet with President, Yoweri Museveni in the IPOD summit when even FDC cannot meet freely.
21:26
21:26

IPOD Council to Discuss Roadmap on Friday leadership 2

The IPOD Council Chairperson and FDC party General Secretary, Nathan Nandala Mafabi told URN on Tuesday that the scheduled meeting will discuss the activities to be conducted by IPOD and release a road map to the effect. According to Nandala, one of the key issues they will seek to address is Electoral reforms something FDC and the opposition as a whole has fronted for long.
21:24
21:24

DP Struggles to Convince Other Parties On Coalition general elections 2

“We are in talking terms with our colleagues but we have not joined anything yet. We have not reached that level to say that we have joined anything or we have really seen the blue print so I can safely say we have not joined” Said Akena in a phone interview with the URN
10:39
10:39

Electoral Reforms: Gov’t Seeks to Delay Polls in New Districts financial year 4 Top story

This proposal is a departure from the Parliamentary Elections Act, 2005 that provides that elections should be held sixty days after the creation of a new district or constituency. This comes at a time when government is struggling to fund elections in newly created districts and constituencies.
07:20
07:20

Accusations of Greed, Selfishness Dominate UYD Reunion Meeting parliament 3 1

The leaders from different political parties stated that Ugandan opposition figures have exhibited greed by failing to form a united front against the ruling National Resistance Movement-NRM party
12:58
12:58

Uproar As Kabale Security, NRM Leaders Endorse Maj. Gen. Mutebire for MP Seat prime minister 8 2 Top story

Maurice Mugenga Keitaba, the Greater Kabale NRM Registrar, said Maj. Gen. Mutebire has exhibited perfect leadership skills and experience for the time he has known him. Keitaba also hailed Maj. Gen. Mutebire for supporting the ruling NRM party financially during the previous elections.
20:21
20:21

Kitatta's Co-accused Distance Themselves from Boda Boda 2010 association 1 Top story

John Ssebandeke was the first to take the stand. According to Ssebandeke, he was riding on a Boda boda from Entebbe to Kampala the day they were picked up.
18:38
18:38

DP Supporters Clash With Police in Jinja democratic party 2 1

The angry supporters first stormed Jinja Central Police Station demanding an explanation on why the meeting was cancelled, forcing the police to fire tear gas.
07:06
07:06

Uproar as NFA Clears Part of Barifa Forest Land area 3 2 Top story

Hilal Naseem, an environmental activist in Arua, says any suspicious moves relating to Barifa forest land could trigger public uproar and spark unrest.
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