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18:48
18:48

MPs Seek Justice a Year after Raid on Parliament uganda 6

They rejected calls for order in the house and continuously sang the National Anthem; Oh Uganda, May God Uphold Thee, as a symbol of defiance. Kadaga accused them of misconduct and disrupting parliament business a day earlier, turning the chamber into a playhouse and disrespecting the rules of procedure of Parliament.
11:27
11:27

Muntu Exit Stirs Mixed Reaction from FDC Leaders president 4

Muntu announced his exit last evening after a meeting between him and his successor Patrick Amuriat Oboi. The meeting was to, among others; discuss the outcome of the nationwide consultations carried out between January 15 and September 7, 2018, by his camp. The consultations were launched after he lost the party presidency to Patrick Oboi Amuriat.
16:11
16:11

EU Dismiss Accusations of Funding NGOs To “Distablise” Uganda president museveni 2 1

Besides government, Tiedemann said development partners equally fund private sector and civil society organizations. He pointed out that European Union Mission in Uganda is supporting implementation of the national development plan but it doesnt mean its the plan is serving foreign interests.
19:57
19:57

Summary Executions, Hate Speech Rife in Burundi – Report sexual violence 1

We know that the form of executions has changed so theyre hiding the bodies there is every reason to believe that in a large number of cases, they are ending up dead, said Franoise Hampson, a member of the UN panel.
13:15
13:15

Army, Police Surround Ntinda Church people 4 1 Top story

Several military and police trucks laden with heavily armed soldiers and police personally deployed strategically around the church premises located in the trading center of Ntinda.
16:10
16:10

Arua Municipality: NRM Members Scared for Their Safety people 3 1 Top story

Joyce Lekuru, the Arua District NRM Vice Chairperson, said it has become difficult for their members to identify with their party colors.
18:01
18:01

Five Arrested For Printing "Free Bobi Wine" Material police 1 Top story

Police swung into action after receiving Intelligence information from the Crime Intelligence department that there were people printing t-shirts, caps and posters containing inciting messages.
15:43
15:43

Excitement in Kyadondo East as Court Grants Bobi Wine Bail resident 4

Voters in Kyadondo East started blasting Bobi Wines music in their shops and trading center minutes after Justice Mubiru approved his bail application.
15:33
15:33

DPP Probing Role Played by Each Suspect in Arua Chaos police 1 2

Chibita says that according to the initial perusal of the file, there is evidence to pin those involved in the chaos that preceded the elections in Arua, but further inquiries were ongoing to establish who exactly pelted stones at the Presidential motorcade.
16:22
16:22

UPDF Doctors Will Treat Bobi Wine in Makindye -Karemire election 1 2

The Uganda Peoples Defense Forces UPDF has said it will treat ailing Kyadondo East MP Kyagulanyi Ssentamu from within the Military facility unless doctors recommend otherwise.
14:27
14:27

Arua Suspects to Spend Another Night in Cells bobi wine 1

A reliable police source told URN on condition of anonymity that Arua police, which is meant to handle case of the suspects, has since shifted focus on the ongoing election.
14:33
14:33

Newly Elected Kitgum LC1 Chairpersons Demand For Induction village 4

The Kitgum Municipal Council Speaker, Daniel Oroma, says the existing laws are silent on inducting lower local government leaders. He however, says he has already written to the Local Government ministry to organize orientation for the new leaders.
16:17
16:17

Police Ferries Anti Riot Personnel to Arua Municipality Ahead of By-elections law 1 2 Top story

The Deputy Police Spokesperson, Patrick Onyango, says the team will act as a standby public order management force following intelligence showing that people are being ferried into the district to cause chaos.
17:59
17:59

NRM Postpones Primary Elections in New Districts electoral commison 1 Top story

The Deputy NRM Electoral Commission Chairperson, Dr. John Arimpa Kigyagi, told URN about Shillings 920million is needed to conclude the entire process. He says that money is needed to print ballot papers, purchase ballot boxes, and cater for transport and the human resource.
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.
15:13
15:13

Walukamba Pulls Out of Bugweri NRM Primaries district 1 Top story

Walukamba was nominated together with Amina Mutesi, Rose Birabwa, Rachel Magoola and Monica Musubika last week for the NRM primaries for the newly created Bugweri district scheduled for August 14th, 2018.
16:57
16:57

FDC To Sue EC Over Village Chairpersons ground 3

The outgoing FDC Party spokesperson, Ibrahim Ssemujju Nganda, says the party has already instructed its legal secretary to prepare the necessary papers to sue the Commission.
11:55
11:55

Gender Ministry to Push for Amendment of the Older Person's Act people 1 1

James Ebitu, the Director of Social Protection in the Gender Ministry, argues that the elders councils stretch from grass root to national level and as candidates progress to other levels, they live gaps that need to be filled but Electoral Commission doesnt have resources to conduct elections immediately.
18:14
18:14

NRM Extends Campaign Period in New Districts headquarters 2

Dr. Tanga Odoi, the NRM party Electoral Commission Chairperson, says the Commission decided to extend the campaign period following numerous complaints from candidates, saying the allocated time wasnt sufficient.
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