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Blanshe Musinguzi

Subscriber Staff reporter

Musinguzi Blanshe is a politics-cum-business journalist. He joined Uganda Radio Network in February 2017. Previously, he worked at Daily Monitor and Red Pepper Publications Limited. He is keenly interested in data journalism.

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13:43
13:43

Archbishop Lwanga’s Death: Fake Videos Thrive on YouTube 1 2

A video of Raymond Soulfa alias Peng Peng, a Ugandan blogger based in Sweden titled “Bano Baswaaza! Ekyama Ekiviriddeko Okufa Kwa Cyprian Lwanga, Amaziga Geyongedde” posted on Log on TV, a YouTube channel of Thursday had garnered the highest number of views: 17,463.
15:04
15:04

NRM Spent UGX 3 Billion on Media Space During Campaigns - Dombo 1 1 Top story

In a campaign that was scientific—characterized by smaller crowds, broadcast media was a target for all political actors. Though it’s those with money who could buy space. And given that most radios in Uganda are owned by politicians of the ruling party, opposition parties reported being denied access to media space with no explanation.
17:06
17:06

Lwanga: Prelate Who Spoke Truth to Power 1 4

Lwanga has always been distinct among his peers who always preferred to stay quiet on critical issues affecting the nation or when they speak, choose to speak vaguely. Be it condemning recent kidnaps, tortures, corruption or responding to his critics, Lwanga never threw away opportunity to speak when leading Eucharistic celebrations.
14:44
14:44

NRM Says it Paid Medical Bills of Injured Supporters in Election Violence 2 1

Emmanuel Dombo, the party Director of Communication told Uganda Radio Network that supporters received support in form of transporting them to better medical facilities from upcountry and payment of bills.
17:26
17:26

NUP Spent Between UGX 7 & 10M Per Day During Campaigns 1 4 Top story

The party Secretary-General, David Lewis Rubongoya told Uganda Radio Network in an interview that the money covered the basic needs of Kyagulanyi’s entourage such as lodging, food and fueling their vehicles.
18:56
18:56

Museveni’s Twitter Handle Temporarily Muted for Replies 1

Twitter introduced the option of restricting account access such as locking out comments, replies and likes in August of 2020.
15:16
15:16

Dairy Sector Cannot Depend on External Market - DDA 3 1

The Dairy Development Authority (DDA) Executive Director Dr. Mike Kansiime says they learnt that the sector can no longer rely on export market. And consequently, he says government is deliberately working to promote internal market.