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15:15
15:15

Kabarole District Councilors Demand for Vehicles from Gov't 1

The councilors’ demands follow a move by the government through the Ministry of Local Government to procure bicycles for village and parish chairpersons to help them in monitoring government programs.
10:59
10:59

Incumbent LCV Chairpersons Bounce Back in Kabarole, Bunyangabu Yoweri Museveni 1

In Kabarole district, the National Resistance Movement – NRM candidate Richard Rwabuhinga defeated his four opponents with a huge margin. According to the Returning Officer, Prossy Banura, Rwabuhinga polled 32,709 votes and was followed by John Businge with 2,988.
11:22
11:22

Bishop Kisembo Decries Unfairness in Electoral Process John Faustine Oese 1 1

Bishop Kisembo says that opposition candidates including those vying for the presidency were tortured, harassed and blocked from holding campaigns in different districts in the country.
12:09
12:09

Fort Portal Mayoral FDC Candidate in Trouble for Supporting Non Party Members 2 1

According Kabarole FDC General Secretary and Registrar, David Musinguzi, Bintamanya has not only decampaigned FDC candidates in different races in Kabarole district and Fort Portal Tourism City but has also gone ahead to openly support their opponents.
17:08
17:08

Disagreements Split NUP Leaders in Tooro Robert Kyagulanyi 1

The disagreements stem from a number of issues including failure to account for the party funds on the side of some of the leaders while others are accused of supporting opponents of NUP candidates in the different races.
18:18
18:18

Muntu Promises Agricultural Bank to Tooro Farmers financial service 2 1

Muntu argued that farmers are exploited by commercial banks that give loans with high interest rates, which in turn hinders them from gaining from agriculture since the money they earn ends up in repaying loans and interest.
10:42
10:42

Lack of Funds Hinder Presidential Candidate Mayambala from Campaigning in Tooro Mugisha Muntu 1

According to the Electoral Commission – EC campaign schedule, Mayambala was supposed to start his campaigns in Tooro from Kamwenge district on Tuesday.
11:30
11:30

Tooro Youth Failing in Politics Due to Lack of Funds financial support 1

In Fort Portal Tourism City, Thomas Kakuru who was selected as the National Unity Platform – NUP candidate for the Northern Division parliamentary race missed nomination after failing to raise the Shillings 3 million nomination fees.
11:57
11:57

Losers in NRM Primaries in Kabarole Asked Not to Contest As Independents Fort Portal City 1 1

In January, President Museveni, who is also the party chairman said that the party will expel all its members who defy the party and contest as independent candidates after losing party primaries.
18:30
18:30

Why Three Tooro Bigwigs were Defeated in NRM Primaries Sylvia Rwabwogo 1 2 Top story

Sylvia Rwabwogo, the Kabarole Woman Member of Parliament; Adolf Mwesige, the Bunyangu County Member of Parliament and Aston Kajara the Mwenge South legislator were all defeated by new comers in politics with some huge difference.
20:06
20:06

Police Block Demonstration Against Sole Candidate Resolution in Fort Portal Martin Okoth Ochola 1 2

According to the Kabarole District Police Commander - DPC, Jamal Kanyesigye, they blocked the demonstration because they hadn’t been informed about it and deemed it illegal.
16:13
16:13

Former Kabarole FDC Leaders Hand Over Office Mugisha Muntu 2 1

FDC top leaders in Kabarole who include Nyakato Rusoke, the party chairperson in the district, Peter Mwesigwa who was the District FDC Youth Chairperson; Robert Mutunzi who was the general secretary; and Claud Mahuruba, who was the secretary for defence quit the party and joined Muntu.
10:02
10:02

Butime, Karambi Leaders Meeting over Fort Portal City Ends Prematurely Richard Rwabuhinga 1

According to the highly-guarded minutes of the meeting that was held at Mountains of the Moon Hotel in Fort Portal, which URN has finally accessed, councillors wanted the minister to fund the consultations and also send his technical staff to help on carrying out the task.
06:46
06:46

Muntu’s Alliance for National Transformation Party Finally Registered Gen Mugisha Muntu 1

The certificate, which our reporter has seen, is dated April 25, 2019. Rwakooko says that it has been issued in accordance with the provisions of the Political Parties and Organisations Act Regulations, which among other things require at least
08:58
08:58

Kabarole Residents to Petition Butime Over City Status Margaret Muhanga 2 1

Fort Portal Municipality East Division L.C.III chairperson Willy Magezi told the residents that it would be a great loss if the minister considered the petition of Karambi leaders without hearing from the voters.
11:24
11:24

Tooro Elders Want Motion to Split Burahya Halted 1

The elders forum chairperson, Professor Edward Rugumayo, in a three-page letter says that the motion should be considered at a later time.For instance, he states that the idea to divide Burahya County into two constituencies has been received by the people of Kabarole with mixed feelings and to a larger extent caused confusion, with the populace wondering what has all of a sudden precipitated such a wild idea to be mooted.
07:44
07:44

Councillors Shun Fort Portal Annexation Meeting 2 1

On Monday, four out of the fifteen councillors turned up for the meeting that was chaired by Kabarole District Chairperson, Richard Rwabuhinga, 63 residents voted to move to the municipality, while seven rejected the idea.
10:42
10:42

Sub Counties Agree Annexation to Fort Portal Muncipality 1 1

During the meeting held at Kabarole district headquarters and chaired by Kabarole LC5 Chairperson, Richard Rwabuhinga, the leaders resolved that it was important to put political differences aside and allow for the creation of the tourism city.
16:37
16:37

Motion to Split Burahya County Scrapped Off Order Paper resolution 1

Joseph Mashuhuko, the district councillor for Karambi Sub County says that the motion was scrapped because of illegalities.
13:20
13:20

Kabarole Leaders Reject Proposal to Split Burahya County joseph mashuhuko 2

Burahya County is currently the biggest in the country with 5 town councils and 12 sub-counties. The split is being spearheaded by the MP Burahya County, Margaret Muhanga. Muhanga says that the constituency is too big for her and has affected the extension of social services.
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