Kateebire was arrested by police on Tuesday for allegedly inciting violence. According to Police, Kateebire was organizing a group of Boda Boda riders to conduct a procession through Kabale town to celebrate the nomination of NUP presidential flag bearer, Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu alias Bobi Wine.
Addressing journalists at the Uganda Media Centre in Kampala on October 29, 2020, the bureau's Senior Communications Officer, Patrick Onen Ezaga, said they learnt of NEW-U from its two press statements released on September 6th and 15th and its launch on September 10th, 2020; it was operating illegally.
Upon consenting on the form, one would have transferred the power of attorney to the individuals and also giving permission for the land to be titled in the names of the same individuals and not the initial land owners.
Now, speaking at the launch of the SDGs Secretariat and reports, Dr Muvawala called for the removal of the function of program implementation from the Office of the Prime Minister, so that it concentrates on Monitoring and Evaluation of government projects.
The Kampala Metropolitan Police Spokesperson, Patrick Onyango, says some of the suspects were identified with the help of the security cameras as the ringleaders of the groups that started pelting security personnel with stones and destroyed vehicles belonging to police and military during the skirmishes in Magere, which broke out after police stop from leading a procession to Kamwokya.
Speaking at a joint press briefing at Bweyogerere on Wednesday evening, Jackson Bwanika Zaabike, the RPP General Secretary, disclosed that they submitted the required signatures in October and after verification, EC tasked them to provide more signatures to replace those rejected.
The disqualification comes out of a petition filed by a section of youths led Chris Moses Mufakinanye, to the commission arguing that Kamugisha, who is the former national coordinator of defunct crime preventers, was over age and therefore unfit to contest on the post.
Denis Lukwaga Majwala, the Spokesperson of DP District council for Masaka indicates that many candidates especially the first-time contestants are stranded because they did not receive a prior orientation on the tasks that lie ahead of them.