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18:52
18:52

We were Wise Not To Buy Boeing Aircrafts-Museveni 3 2

According to Museveni, the government had initially wanted to buy Boeing 737 Max airliners but due to God's guidance and wisdom, the technical team opted for Airbus.
18:25
18:25

Katumba Challenges Gov't Officials to Resign And Earn UGX 25,000 SAGE Fund Gratuity 5 1 Top story

Addressing voters in Mityana and Kassanda districts, Katumba challenged government officials to quit their offices in exchange for the monthly payment of Shillings 25,000, which they are paying the elderly if they are contented with the amount.
18:02
18:02

Kiwanuka's Supporters Were Arrested for Defacing Campaign Posters-Onyango Mukono North County 1 1 Top story

Robert Kato and Daniel Mutebi were picked up on Saturday and locked up at Mukono central police station where they are said to have been tortured leading to their admission at CPR Medical Center in critical condition.
17:47
17:47

Kabale NUP Vice Chairman Arrested for Allegedly Defacing Museveni’s Posters 9 1

Innocent Naturinda, was arrested by police on Tuesday afternoon and detained at kabale central police station over defacing of Candidate Museveni's posters, but Derrick Kateebire Mugyesera, Kabale district NUP chairman says it is security officers who have been defacing Candidate Kyagulanyi's posters.
17:24
17:24

Kyagulanyi Promises to Solve Dura Limestone Quarry Controversy 1

While campaigning in Kamwenge district on Tuesday, Kyagulanyi said the controversy was persisting because of poor leadership under the National Resistance Movement -NRM government. He said the disadvantage is both districts are not receiving the royalties that would be used for development purposes.
16:00
16:00

Kalangala's Political Influencer Kibuuka Mulowooza Succumbs to COVID-19 3 1

The deceased has been the proprietor of Ssese Habitant Resort Beach in Kalangala and was also one of the proprietors of MV Kalangala for over 3 years.
14:34
14:34

Presidential Aspirants Petition EC Over Brutality Against Candidates 3 3 Top story

"The Commission should direct the security agencies to immediately stop illegal arrests, detentions and should immediately release all those illegally detained during this process," reads the petition in part.
12:19
12:19

Falling Farm Prices Worry Amuru Farmers

Susan Atim, another resident of the same area says that most leaders who are currently campaigning are talking about improved livelihoods and yet none of them is concerned about the market challenge they are facing, a factor which has continued to derail them from improving their finances and food security. According to Atim, since the leaders have access and connections, they should consider linking them with serious and better buyers at a fair price compared to the local middlemen who want to hugely profit at the expense of the farmers.
10:47
10:47

Bwerenga Residents Dispute 49% Invalid Votes Registered in 2016 Polls 6 3 Top story

According to the breakdown president Yoweri Kaguta Museveni garnered 264 votes, followed by Dr. Kizza Besigye, Abeid Bwanika, Joseph Mabirizi and Maureen Faith Kyalya Waluube who got two votes each, John Patrick Amama Mbabazi one vote while Prof. Venansius Baryamureeb and the late General. Benon Buta Biraaro got zero votes.
07:05
07:05

CSOs Warn of Growing Intolerance in Teso Politics Teso Sub Region 2 1 Top story

In Bukedea, the Tokor Village Chairperson in Kabarwa Sub County, James Peter Elungat has spent 21 days in cells without trial. He was arrested on allegations of threatening violence on November 30th, 2020.
06:52
06:52

Kitgum NUP Registrar Defects to NRM With 1000 Member Register, Party Stamp Gulu City 1 2

Onencan surrendered the NUP stamp and register containing names of 1,018 NUP party members in the district. He defected alongside Richard Onencan, the Kitgum NUP party Chief Mobilizer, Lawrence Kidega, the NUP Coordinator for Central Ward Division in Kitgum and Denis Mwaka, who is contesting for the Chua West Division LC IV Councilor’s seat under the NUP ticket.
06:41
06:41

Sembabule Violence: Police Probes Shooting of Sodo’s Supporter 2

Preliminary police investigations show that the shooting occurred at a local drinking joint following a heated political talk between Kashaija and his shooter.
06:21
06:21

Nwoya NRM Party Boss Loses Finger Shortly After Night Campaign 1 1

Okello told URN during an interview on Monday evening in Gulu City that three unidentified men attacked him on Sunday night in his way back home. According to Okello, he was returning from Koch Goma Trading Centre where he also serves as the Local Council Two Chairperson.
06:09
06:09

Police Block Amuriat from Campaigning in Kyegegwa, Kamwenge 1 1

At Butiiti, Amuriat met a handful of voters where he promised to create jobs and end unemployment once elected. He also pledged to end land grabbing in the country by ensuring all rightful owners of land get titles.
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