Breaking

Archive

Sep 139 results
12:12
12:12

Former Arrow Boys Fighter Collects Signatures to Contest Against Museveni 3 1 Top story

Ebetu intends to contest as an independent and is currently traversing Acholi Sub Region to gather signatures from not less than 100 registered voters in each district as required by the Electoral Commission for his nomination.
16:31
16:31

‘Is it the End?’ Defining Kizza Besigye’s Legacy in Ugandan Politics 3 8

A researcher says that among all the Luwero bush war veterans, Dr Besigye has always had a crystal clear understanding of why they went to the bush, fought, won, and knows what went wrong thereafter and how it can be fixed.
21:12
21:12

UPC's Dickson Opul Seeks Party Flag to Contest for Presidency 4 1

His manifesto will focus on the fight for a corruption-free Uganda, economic development based on equal distribution of resources and the detachment of state institutions from personalities. He says that he has discussed his candidature with both factions of UPC before he can pick nomination papers from the Electoral Commission.
16:32
16:32

EC Denies Presidential Hopeful Nomination Forms 4 1

Turyamureeba was denied the presidential nomination forms when he failed to reveal his profession, which raised a suspicion on his level of education.
15:00
15:00

Akena's UPC Faction Opts Out of Presidential Elections 3 1 Top story

She explained that while their delegate’s conference held on August 1st, 2020 endorsed Akena as their presidential candidate for the 2021 polls, he declined to take up the challenge since he is still interested in running for a parliamentary seat.
19:53
19:53

Why Men Dominate list of Presidential Aspirants 5 3

Only five out of the fifty-five aspirants who have picked Presidential nomination papers are women.
05:18
05:18

Tumukunde Cautions Against Frustrating Democratic Paths to Change 2 1

Tumukunde was speaking moments after his release from Njeru Police Station in Buikwe district on Tuesday, where he was held for holding a meeting without police authorization. Tumukunde was meeting his campaign coordinators at Royal Paradise Hotel earlier in the day.
20:51
20:51

Kabuleta Picks Presidential Nomination Forms 2 3

Baryemera says that Kabuleta appreciates national issues more than the people he is contesting with which puts him in a better position to become Uganda’s next president come 2021.
17:03
17:03

Muntu, Rwomushana Pick Presidential Nomination Forms 3 4

Though Muntu was not physically present at the Electoral Commission, his nomination forms were picked at 10:30 a.m by Dan Mugarura Bakaki, the National Electoral Affairs Coordinator for ANT.
19:38
19:38

19-Year-Old Picks Presidential Nomination Papers From EC 4 6

Hillary Humphrey Kaweesa, in Senior Six vacation, is a former student from Mengo Senior School.
20:05
20:05

Nine Pick Presidential Nomination Papers From EC 5 6

Each of the aspirants is among other requirement required to collect 100 signatures from every district to support their nomination.
16:52
16:52

Kampala Division Councilors, Artists Join Bobi's NUP Party 5 1

The councilors who include Kampala Capital City Authority Speaker, Abubaker Kawalya , Muhammed Segirinya , the Kawempe Councilor and Lubaga South Woman Councilor were officially received at the Party’s offices in Kamwokya on Thursday.
09:51
09:51

Presidential Aspirant Ambrose Kyomukama Detained in Mbarara 1 1 Top story

Samson Kasasira, the Rwizi Region Police Spokesperson, says Kyomukama didn’t notify police prior to his meeting. He said the suspects have been charged with disobedience of lawful orders, holding an unlawful procession and negligent act likely to spread infection of disease contrary to section 171 of the Penal Code Act.
07:46
07:46

Nandala Blasts Museveni Over Tumukunde's Arrest Gen. Tumukunde 3 1 Top story

Now, speaking about Tumukunde’s arrest, the Budadiri West Member of Parliament, Nathan Nandala Mafabi accuses President Museveni of using state machinery to suppress his opponents.
20:54
20:54

Lt. Gen. Henry Tumukunde Arrested

He was arrested on Thursday evening from his office on Impala Avenue in Kololo by a combined team of Special Forces Command -SFC soldiers and Counter-Terrorism Unit.
15:55
15:55

29 Express Interest in Presidency 2 2

Addressing a press conference on Tuesday, the Electoral Commission Chairperson, Justice Simon Byabakama noted that five other aspirants have written to the commission. However this morning, the Electoral Commission Chairperson, Justice Simon Byabakama noted that 5 other aspirants have since emerged.
12:13
12:13

NRM Coordination Team Embarks on Nationwide Campaign to Popularise Museveni 5 1

Babalanda says some of the coordinators within in the existing mainstream leadership and mobilization structures betrayed the party in the previous general elections of 2016, thereby preferring to have a semi-independent taskforce that is directly coordinated from the office of the President who is also National Party Chairperson.
14:44
14:44

EC Seeks UGX 100b for Biometric Voter Verification Machines 2 2

Justice Byabakama says the biometric system will enable the elections body to quicken the voting process.
21:18
21:18

Mao Warns NRM Ahead of 2021 Elections Nobert Mao. 2 2

In a press briefing today in Arua town, Mao who is visiting Arua and the West Nile region told journalists that since peoples election apathy has gone up over the years, this time round they will use popular uprising to force the government of Yoweri Kaguta Museveni to relinquish power if his party attempts to rig elections for him.
18:04
18:04

Security Blocks People Power Consultation Meeting in Gulu 1 3

Gulu Resident District Commissioner Maj. Santos Okot Lapolo said the group did not meet the requirements as directed by Inspector-General of Police, under the Public Order Management Act-POMA.
Sep 139 results