This follows a series of disagreements between Tooro Kingdom administration and Babiito elders over the management of the cultural institution headed by the world’s youngest king, Oyo Nyimba Kabamba Iguru Rukidi IV.
Several NRM supporters who had been planning to join Museveni’s convoy from Arua City to Muni University and back to State Lodge at Anyafio were left angry after they were told they would not be allowed at Muni.
Robert Mayombwe, a voter from Kiwenda in Wakiso district says that for the presidential and constituency debates to be understood, the people need to know what the politicians are promising to deliver when elected in 2021.
National Unity Platform spokesperson Joel Ssenyonyi sayst they have not shifted from their earlier position of rejecting the government security personnel but they are "unbothered if they hang around if that is what the electoral commission wishes."
“This is a matter of 2010 that was resurrected in 2020, for political witch hunt. They brought the same charge sheet as if they are accusing him of the first time, in the circumstances we pray that this matter is dismissed. The same issue has always been mentioned by the state but they have failed to amend the charge sheet if the state is interested in the matter they would have addressed those anomalies before resurrecting the charges,” he argued.
A section of the 61.5 kilometres of the road between Puranga and Acholi-bur have been in a poor state and impassable for motorists for the past two months due to heavy rains being experienced in the region.
Zedriga, who is also the Deputy President NUP who was part of the campaign entourage for Presidential Candidate Kyagulanyi Ssentamu Robert, alias Bobi Wine was picked up by police at Oyam Boma Ground and whisked to Loro police station on Thursday.
“There is a total disconnect between what we saw and what the team from Ministry of Education was telling us. First of all, they were saying that they went there and found that there is a company, which is making radios…We didn’t find that. The company doesn’t manufacture radios, they can only assemble but even the assembly plant is not there,” Othieno told Uganda Radio Network-URN.