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19:46
19:46

Police Warns ‘Hooligans’ Against Disrupting Lord Mayor, Councillor Elections 1 1

The Kampala Metropolitan Police spokesperson, Patrick Onyango, says they have received information about ‘hooligans’ who intend to wreak havoc on voters and businesses in the city during the elections.
19:40
19:40

Voters Demand for Better Services in Local Council Elections 2021 Elections 4

During last week’s presidential and parliamentary elections, several polling stations faced challenges that include using the Biometric Voter Verification Kit (BVVK) machines owing to knowledge gaps, checking voter’s registers and guiding voters on how to proceed during vote casting.
16:45
16:45

Busia Muncipality Loser Petitions Court For Recount 1

Hassan Kamba accuses Busia District Returning Officer for using manipulated declaration-DR form from Kisenyi (N-Z) polling station in Western division to declare the winner.
15:59
15:59

Human Rights Commission Defends Governments on Internet Shutdown 3 1 Top story

Dr. Katebalirwe says the public needs to know that some of their rights are not absolute and can be suspended for the bigger good like protecting the country.
15:56
15:56

I Won’t Cling To Leadership; Kitgum Woman MP Elect Aber 1 3

Aber told Uganda Radio Network in an interview Tuesday that leaders should be able to groom others who will take over their positions to avoid scenarios of clinging to office.
15:43
15:43

Pictorial: Kampala Elections in Pictures Top story

In Kampala, hundreds of voters flocked polling stations as early as 6 am to cast their ballot but many were disappointed by the late delivery of voting materials by the Electoral Commission.
15:27
15:27

DP Rejects Election Results, Wants Opposition MPs to Decline Seats Democratic Party 1 3 Top story

Addressing journalists at the DP headquarters in Kampala, the party Spokesperson, Enock Opio Okoler, said the entire election right from the campaigns was marred with human right violations and can’t pass the test of free and fair elections.
14:57
14:57

Mwenge North Parliamentary Election Set for Next Week 1

The name and symbol of David Muhumuza, the National Resistance Movement - NRM candidate had been attached to a photo of an independent candidate Politazi Mulimbanyi.
14:11
14:11

NUP Candidate Quits Nwoya LC V Race in Favor of NRM Rival 2

According to Odong, he decided to secure his life and that of his family following what has been happening across the country with security personnel arresting and torturing opposition supporters and candidates.
13:33
13:33

Muyingo Voted Out For Being Silent On Issues Affecting Electorate-Leaders Land evictions 1 2 Top story

Kibirango says Muyingo was also unreachable and delegated everything to his aides. “Even when people complained to Muyingo about his aides, he couldn't do anything and the aggrieved people resorted to voting Ssekitoleeko who is approachable,” Kibirango said.
13:10
13:10

Military Surrounds NUP Head Office, Blocks Access Roads NUP Office 2 1

At the Kyebando Road Junction where a number of policemen and military are manning the roadblock all motorcyclists and pedestrians are directed to use other roads leading in and out of the city. Kamwokya residents say the heavy military and police presence has paralyzed business.
12:19
12:19

Losers in Amuru District Protest Election Results 1

On Monday the two losers stormed Pabbo Sub County Police Post claiming that they had recovered ballot boxes from the home of Martha Aloyo a resident of Palwong Parish, Kony Paco Village in Pabbo Sub County.
11:10
11:10

11 Candidates Run in Kampala Lord Mayor Race lord mayor election 5

Kampala district registrar and returning officer Frederick Muwaya says there are 36 contenders for division lord mayors, and 484 for Kampala Capital City Authority councilors and 2,904 for division councilors.
10:23
10:23

Sembabule's First Opposition MP Speaks Out 1 Top story

According to Namugga, majority of the voters in the area have been longing for a change in political leadership and have been missing out on dependable candidates who have the audacity to withstand all sorts of pressure exerted opposition candidates who attempted to contest in the area.
09:20
09:20

Prosecute Minister Kibuule for Using SFC to Cause Announcement of False Results -Bakaluba 1 2

Bakaluba says this act set a very bad precedent, hence asking for a thorough investigation and prosecution of all the culprits, Minister Kibuule inclusive.
07:58
07:58

Security Blocks US Ambassador from Visiting Kyagulanyi electoral violence 1 Top story

“The United States regularly meets with actors across Uganda’s political spectrum as part of its diplomatic engagement. The purpose of Ambassador Brown’s visit was to check on Mr. Kyagulanyi’s health and safety, given that he’s effectively been unable to leave his home, with security forces surrounding his residence,” reads a statement from the US embassy.
07:48
07:48

Sports Betting, Cafes Counting Losses From Internet Shutdown 1 2 Top story

Sports betting market analyst, Ivan Kalanzi says the COVID-19 pandemic had made the industry adopt mobile phone and internet-based activities, encouraging their clients to bet without necessarily going physically to the outlets.
07:14
07:14

Workers' Eject Dr Sam Lyomoki Out of Parliament 1

The former Chairperson Uganda Medical Association Dr Anthony Obuku Ekwaro got only 101 votes, while National Organisation of Trade Unions (NOTU) Chairman General, Usher Wilson Owere had 70 votes behind the needed number of workers representatives despite being considered the strongest contenders in the race.
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