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10:57
10:57

Forty-Six Candidates Nominated in Jinja city position 1 1

Nominations in all of Busoga were peaceful, including Namutumba district where one candidate whose names have been withheld was nominated in absentia because s/he tested positive for Covid-19.
17:00
17:00

Mwiru Unbothered by Criticism for Joining ANT region 1 3

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.
11:52
11:52

Jinja Residents Tired of Weak Leaders jinja city 3

Jinja has in the past 30 years missed out on having a government university at now Jinja Senior secondary school, the Coca cola plant which was transferred to Namanve and the Chinese hospital was also relocated to Naguru in Kampala. The residents blame such missed opportunities to weak leadership.
15:39
15:39

Nasser Ashraf, Steven Wante Win NRM Primaries in Jinja City Divisions race 2

Ashraf, the current Jinja central east parish garnered 8,256 votes to defeat Nelson Mawanda who polled 1,076 votes.
17:26
17:26

LCV Chairperson Candidates in Jinja Decry Violence in NRM Polls security 2 1

The contestants say that their agents were blocked from accessing polling stations which undermines the credibility of the whole electoral process.
14:09
14:09

Chaos as LC 5 Chairperson, MP Miss On Register election 2 1

Trouble started after the Jinja LC V Chairperson, Titus Kisambira and Kagoma County Member of Parliament, Moses Walyomu were turned away from the polls on grounds that their names were not on the approved voter’s register.
11:35
11:35

Jinja NRM Delegates Protest Delayed CEC Elections area 1 3

By 9:00 am, casual labourers were still mowing the gazetted polling area located at Jinja Senior Secondary School Playground.
05:32
05:32

FDC Supporters Clash after Failed Party Primaries in Jinja commission 2 4

In the race were Jinja Central Division Chairman Mubarak Kirunda and his counterpart William Ebusa, the incumbent chairperson of Mpumudde-Kimaka Division. But Kirunda, one of the candidates did not show up, forcing his supporters to contest the process.
13:02
13:02

Batuwa Wins FDC Primaries for Jinja West MP Seat election 1

Last month, Batuwa was declared the winner with 47 votes against Kawanguzi's 27 votes. However, the results nullified on grounds that it was marred with irregularities.
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.
13:09
13:09

Pictorial: Tumukunde Pays tribute to Busoga’s Fallen Gen. Kadoko Top story

Kadoko, who passed away at the age of 95 years, served as a military officer in both the Idi Amin and Milton Obote regimes.
09:13
09:13

Sanjay Asks NRM Delegates to Ignore Racial Biases country 1 2 Top story

Speaking to URN in an interview shortly after addressing NRM delegates drawn from various areas in Busoga sub region on Friday, Sanjay said whereas his rivals are playing the racial card on the basis of his Indian accent, he is a Ugandan with sufficient capacity to serve his fellow countrymen.
20:21
20:21

Eastern NRM Youth Leaders Endorse Kadaga national 1 3 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 5 1

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.
17:07
17:07

Police Disperses People Power Meeting in Jinja police station 2 4 Top story

Francis Muganga, the People Power Legal Officer in Eastern Uganda complained about the lack of a leveled political playing ground since their counterparts in the ruling National Resistance Movement-NRM party are holding meetings freely.
16:47
16:47

Police Disperse Bobi Wine Supporters in Jinja street 4 2

Kyagulanyi was in Jinja for a political talk show on NBS FM.
10:47
10:47

Pictorial: New Cities Launched in Jinja

The newly created cities are include Arua, Gulu, Jinja, Mbarara, Fort Portal, Masaka and Mbale.
17:33
17:33

Interim Mayors Demand Additional Funding for New Cities government 1 3

Raphael Magyezi, the Local Government Minister says that plans are underway to lobby additional funding to supplement the already approved municipality budgets.
19:17
19:17

Kadaga Wants Relief Food Distributed Across the Country region 1 2

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.
Oct 186 results