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09:57
09:57

Masaka Residents in Fear As Security Personnel Conduct Operations 1 1

Patrick Ssejjengo, a resident of Kijjabwemi cell in Masaka town is one of the many victims whose relatives are missing after they were abducted by unknown people. He narrates that a week ago, his brother; Robert Jjita was picked by suspected security operatives who were driving in a minibus motor vehicle commonly known as “Toyota Drone” with concealed number plates and has since never returned.
09:35
09:35

Delegates Bribed with UGX 40,000 to Vote for NRM Candidate in Elderly Elections 3 1 Top story

Waako, a retired social worker and a renowned activist for older persons' welfare, was contesting with former integrity minister Maria Matembe who contested as an independent.
20:48
20:48

NRM Candidates Storm State House Over Delayed Facilitation 2 1

The candidates, from Kiruhura, Mbarara, Jinja and Mbale arrived by 7am in Entebbe, camped at the Municipal offices until after 4pm when they tried to access State House.
17:16
17:16

Loser in Nakasongola LCV Chairperson Race Attributes Defeat to Intimidation, Vote Rigging

Musaazi has rejected the results citing massive rigging and intimidation of his agents at polling stations. Musaazi cited Airfield A polling station located near Nakasongola Army Barracks, where almost all voters in register cast their votes which is impossible compared to low voter turnout across the district.
16:48
16:48

National Youth Delegates Demand UGX 2 Million Each Before Voting 3 2 Top story

However, the election which is supposed to have closed at 4: 00 pm today has failed to take off as the youth delegates turned rowdy demanding that each of them is paid 2 million Shillihs before voting for the candidates.
15:52
15:52

Gov't Blames NRM Buganda Loss on Sectarianism but Mengo Blames Corruption, Killings NUP 3 1

The Minister for Presidency Esther Mbayo has asked the Catholic Church and Buganda Kingdom to stick to their core roles instead of meddling in politics.
15:03
15:03

27 Incumbent Councillors Defeated in Busia District 3

The incumbents are both from the National Resistance Movement-NRM party and Forum for Democratic Change-FDC party.
14:15
14:15

Women Still Struggling to Compete in Direct Constituencies – Amongi 3 1

The 11th parliament will have a total of 356 directly elected MPs, up from 304 in the current parliament. The rest of the women are joining parliament because of affirmative action, representing districts and cities. Amongi says that the numbers are frustrating for a country that has invested so much time and effort in empowering women and preaching the emancipation gospel.
13:45
13:45

FDC Leaders in Kasese Promise to Seize Lost Seats from NRM Bigogo 2 1

The FDC party performed poorly in last week's parliamentary elections. It lost three seats to the NRM party. NRM won the Busongora South, North and Kasese municipality seats. FDC retained the Bukonzo, West, East and Woman MP seats.
12:16
12:16

Border Security Tops Priority of Newly Elected Agago LCV Chairperson Karimojong Warriors

Agago District borders Abim and Kotido districts all in the Karamoja region and has often experienced cattle raids by armed Karimojong men.
12:13
12:13

189 Fighters Killed in UPDF Raid on Al-Shabaab Hideouts 4 Top story

The interdiction and on spot ground target operations in Sigaale, Adimole and Kayitoy villages, neighbouring Janaale in Lower Shebelle region, also saw the forces destroy a number of military hardware and items used during attacks. These included two mounted weapons “technical” and motorbikes in separate fire strikes.
11:48
11:48

144,252 People in Kasese Did Not Vote in Presidential Elections 4 2

According to records from the Electoral Commission, in the 2016 general elections, 244,720 voters in Kasese voted for the presidential election exercise out of the 335,162 registered ones.
10:54
10:54

NRM Officials in Lamwo on Spot For Alleged Embezzlement of Campaign Money 2 1

The funds were part of the 230 Million Shillings that was delivered to the district by the NRM secretariat to facilitate party officials in mobilizing support for their presidential candidate and party flag bearers.
10:49
10:49

Imprisoned NUP Candidate Wins Elections in Nansana 2 1

Sserunkuma is one of the supporters of NUP President Robert Kyagulanyi who were arrested in Kalangala District in December. Although he was granted bail by the court, he was rearrested and paraded before the Military Court in Makindye, where he, and several others were charged with possession of military stores.
08:00
08:00

Sembabule Candidate Challenges Results over Altered Name

Migadde who lost the race to Patrick Nkalubo of the National Resistance Movement-NRM, says that his name was wrongly spelt on the ballot papers, presenting him as Josephat instead of Joseph. He says that because of this error, many people that would have voted for him were confused.
07:32
07:32

UPC Wins Five LCV Seats in Lango

The party won in the five districts of Apac, Alebtong, Amolatar, Kwania and Otuke all came victorious.
22:00
22:00

Gulu District LCV Elect to Prioritize Improved Social Services Democratic Party 2 1

Atekere cited the impassable Teladwong-Lugore Road, Awach-Unyama Road, Paicho-Omel and Lugore-Patiko Road among others including uplifting Awach Health IV to spur economic development.
19:43
19:43

Drama As Losers Are Declared Winners in Wakiso LCV Elections 1

The said dramatic scenes came up when Musinguzi declared not one but three losers as winners. In the first instance, the returning named a candidate who had as winner in race of direct councilor to represent Bukasa Parish in Wakiso Sub County at the district.
19:35
19:35

Busia Court Throws Out Loser's Vote Recount Application 2 3

However, Namulondo dismissed the case on grounds that Kamba did not have a genuine justification for a vote recount.
19:34
19:34

Bwanika Retains Wakiso District Seat as NRM Dominance Fades 1 1

Bwanika, one of the Democratic Party strongmen who crossed to National Unity Platform-NUP last year won the race with 195,306 votes, defeating his main challenger, the National Resistance Movement – NRM candidate Moses Mayanja who had 52,808 votes.
Jan 1034 results