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16:42
16:42

NUP Accuses Security of Targeting their Supporters During Night Operations 2 5

Addressing Journalists at NUP offices in Kamwokya today, Joel Ssenyonyi the party spokesman said they have noted that the operatives in plain clothes and police have continued to pick up people in nights once identified as NUP supporters which is unlawful.
18:02
18:02

Bobi Wine Protests: Police Insists They Acted Appropriately Kyagulanyi protests 4

Speaking to journalists at the Uganda Media Centre during the triweekly security briefing, Fred Enanga, the spokesperson of the Uganda Police Force said that considering the risk that their officers were exposed to, their reaction was appropriate in trying to quell the protests.
12:16
12:16

City Protests: Five Suspected Ring Leaders Arrested in Kisekka Market

The suspects were arrested on Sunday during an operation in Kisekka Market. Traders in Kisekka Market say they are working in fear of their lives after plain clothed security officers arrested five people this morning.
10:58
10:58

Can Social Media Activism Be Successful? 1 3

For instance, analysis shows that at least 100,000 tweets were posted between Wednesday afternoon and Thursday morning running under hashtags #FreeBobiWine and #EndPolicebBrutality.
17:30
17:30

Opposition Parties Cautioned Against Alliances Based on Convenience 1 4

The Center for Advanced Strategic Leadership (CASTLE) has observed that Inter party cooperation is usually based on convenience and not on principles. This has been identified as one of the key weaknesses of multi parties in Uganda.
10:47
10:47

Proportional Representation Will Root Out Chaos in Elections - IPOD 1 2

Rusa said the reason elections have become a do or die affair is due to the type of democracy practiced in Uganda which is called first past the post.
16:52
16:52

Calm Returns to Kampala Amidst Heavy Security Presence Kyagulanyi riots 3 1

Some traders who opened shops on Friday are still in fear of anticipated rioting and looting.
11:35
11:35

City Protests Leave Schools Panicking, Teachers Worried Over Safety of Students 2

Schools in the Kampala Metropolitan area were thrown into panic following city riots that broke out yesterday and have continued today.
10:05
10:05

Suspension of Campaigns Serves Museveni Interests - Kabuleta Joseph Kabuleta 2

Kabuleta notes that by suspending their campaigns over the various injustices and unleveled ground they are serving the interests of the incumbent, Kabuleta says that or Museveni the end justifies the means.
04:49
04:49

Pictorial; Kampala City Deserted as Protests Persist

Uganda Radio Network has taken a tour around the city, covering shops, arcades and malls both in the Central Business District and in the suburbs many of which remained closed, and now brings you the pictures.
19:19
19:19

COVID-19 Shouldn’t Be Used to Violate Rights - Kadaga 7 1

The Speaker of Parliament Rebecca Kadaga has warned against using the Covid-19 pandemic to violate different human rights during the ongoing election campaigns. Kadaga made the statement during the Thursday afternoon plenary session in which legislators took to the floor to condemn arrests of different political players and subsequent violence and killings in protests across the country.
17:35
17:35

Transport Fares Hiked Over Protests in Kampala 2020/2021 campaigns 1

The most affected areas include Mengo, Rubaga, Kansanga, Mpererwe, Kasangati, Gayaza. Where costs ranged between 3000 to 4000 shillings but because of the riots the taxis are transporting passengers at a cost between 5000 to 7000 shillings. Other places are from Kampala to Kireka, Bweyogerere and Mukono, Nsangi, Busega, Bwaise, Kawempe where the fare has increased by 1000 shillings or more from the usual prices.
15:45
15:45

Heavy Security Deployment Forces Kamwokya Business Community to Stay Away 3 2

Nambi, who doesn’t subscribe to any political party, wonders why a fully nominated presidential candidate can be locked under unclear circumstances.
15:42
15:42

FDC to Proceed with Presidential Campaign 2 1

Biriggwa noted that Amuriat has now been released and is now ready to continue with his campaign. He stressed that they must continue fighting to liberate the country.
14:15
14:15

Protesters Warned Against Attacking Security Personnel Judith Nabakooba

In a statement issued on Thursday Nabakooba said such attacks will not deter the security personnel from carrying out their lawful duties.
13:22
13:22

NUP Faults Electoral Commission for Kyagulanyi’s Arrest 1 3

Speaking to URN this morning, NUP Spokesperson, Joel Ssenyonyi said EC that is mandated to superintendent overall electoral activities in the country has ceded its role to security forces.
12:41
12:41

Riots Break Out in Kisekka Market Kyagulanyi riots

At 11:30 am the angry traders started burning car tyres in the road, forcing police to fire teargas and bullets
11:21
11:21

Police Disperse Protesters in Wandegeya, Mulago, Kalerwe 2 Top story

Over 50 people were affected by teargas and were rushed to Mulago National Referral Hospital unconscious.
11:08
11:08

CCEDU Wants Campaigns Suspended Following Widespread Police Brutality Election Violence 2 1

The National Coordinator CCEDU Charity Ahimbisibwe says that the best way forward is to suspend campaigns. Ahimbisibwe notes this is the proper course of action if violation of COVID-19 guidelines is punished with death by the security forces.
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