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18:18
18:18

Heavy Security Deployment in Entebbe in Anticipation of Protests 2 3

The Kampala Metropolitan Police Spokesperson Patrick Onyango says that the deployment follows reports of planned protests by a section of residents.
16:25
16:25

Losers of Entebbe Municipality Mayoral Race to Petition Court 4 2

Kayanja has contested the results and plans to file a petition to the court.
11:42
11:42

Slain NRM Village Chairman's Wife Recounts His Last Hours 7 2

Nakyeyune, Kyeyune's sister wants the government to compensate his wife Nakanwagi because Kyeyune died on duty, "defending NRM's votes". Charles Kabagambe who was leading the protestors insists that Kyeyune took the bullet intended for Mutebi Kabwama, NRM's flag bearer in the Entebbe Municipality mayoral race, and described how the killer soldier calmly took aim from his sitting position on the patrol pick-up.
11:13
11:13

Candidates, Voters in Entebbe Ignore COVID-19 SOPs on Last Day of Campaigns 7 6

On Saturday, as candidates conducted the final lap of the campaigns, some of them struggled to control the crowds and eventually addressed more than 200 people. They disregarded the other standard operating procedures such as wearing a face mask, and avoiding handshakes and hugs. He also disregarded the other standard operating procedures such as properly wearing a face mask, and avoiding handshakes and hugs, Mutebi instead wore his face mask around his neck, hugged and shook hands with voters.
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.
16:45
16:45

NUP's Nassuna Confident of Winning Entebbe Municipal Mayoral Race 5 2

Nassuna is the only female candidate in the race that attracted six contenders. Her rivals include the incumbent Vincent Kayanja De Paul (Democratic Party), Michael Mutebi from the ruling National Resistance Movement-NRM, Kenneth Ssimbwa of the Alliance for National Transformation, Fabrice Rulinda, an NRM leaning Independent and former MP Mohamed Kawuma.
10:18
10:18

Museveni Assures NRM Supporters of Security 3 1

Addressing voters in Wakiso and Kampala on radio and TV on Tuesday night, Museveni said that he had received information that some NRM flag bearers and supporters have received death threats.
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.
13:26
13:26

Entebbe Voters Pressurise NRM's Shyaka To Fulfill Ambulance Pledge 4 5

Shyaka won the September NRM primary elections after defeating the incumbent, Rosemary Bikaako Tumusiime, Patience Mubangizi, Florence Tukei, Madinah Zalwango and Peace Sallamuka
18:28
18:28

Museveni to Invite Opposition Leaders for Future State House Prayers 4 1

Orombi also noted that representatives from the different political camps should have been invited for the national thanksgiving prayers at State House. President Yoweri Museveni promised that other political parties will be invited for such functions in the future.
13:14
13:14

Museveni Cancels Campaigns in Entebbe, Kisoro 4 1

According to the Electoral Commission’s campaign schedule, Museveni was expected to hold campaign meetings in Kisoro and Entebbe Municipality on Friday.
18:20
18:20

Muntu's Campaign Meetings Blocked in Entebbe Municipality 5 7

When Muntu's convoy arrived at Katabi traffic lights, headed for Nakiwogo and other areas, police officers, led by Entebbe District Police Commander Michael Kasigire directed Muntu's convoy to turn to Katabi-Kitubulu playground. " He [Museveni] is trying to control our programmes. The security services are now telling candidates where not to go. Where to go. That is beyond their authority."
11:31
11:31

Candidates in Entebbe Decry High Cost of Door to Door Campaigns 5 2

Orikiriza, standing on Democratic Party- DP ticket, says voters are capitalizing on the door to door campaigns to get money dubbed as "sanitisers" and other items such as soap, soda and sugar.
16:59
16:59

NUP Threatens DP Dominance in Entebbe Municipality 5 5

According to records from the Electoral Commission, NUP has fielded 48 contestants out of the 68 elective positions in Entebbe municipality right from parliamentary to LC III council levels
18:33
18:33

Candidates in Entebbe Municipality Struggle to Contain Crowds 5 5

The NRM candidates, led by Stephen Shyaka Gashaijja who is contesting for Entebbe Municipality MP seat said that it has been difficult to control the crowds because some of the people want to interact with the candidates as they move door to door.
11:35
11:35

Rejected NUP Aspirants Not to Contest As Independents for Entebbe Municipality MP Race 2 4

While unveiling the 62 NUP flag bearers on Saturday for parliamentary and local government positions, Lubwama and Masaazi accepted the outcome of the vetting process.
13:02
13:02

Entebbe Municipality Mayoral Seat Attracts Four Aspirants 4 3

Kiriweru is the NRM Vice Chairperson for Entebbe Municipality and a former councilor in Entebbe Municipality Division B while Mutebi is the Entebbe Division LC III Chairperson. Kiriweru, is the current Vice Chairperson for NRM in Entebbe Municipality and a former councilor in Entebbe Municipality Division B while Mutebi is currently the Local Council III Chairperson Entebbe Division A.
19:13
19:13

Govt Clears 300 Domestic Workers To Return From Saudi Arabia 1

This comes days after the Permanent Secretary for the health ministry, Dr.Diana Atwine informed the parliamentary committee on Government Assurances that the Saudi government asked Uganda to clear a flight for its nationals or it would put them on a plane with our without the clearance.
13:46
13:46

Entebbe Airport Sets up Special Clearance Stands for G77 Summit Delegates 2 1

Uganda was last year selected to host the G77 + China Summit in April this year. The Group of 77 and China (G77) at the United Nations is a coalition of 135 developing nations, designed to promote its members' collective economic interests and create an enhanced joint negotiating capacity in the United Nations.
20:46
20:46

Nkuuhe Undertakes to End Fights at Animal Genetic Resources Centre 1 2

Nkuuhe made the observation after it emerged that the institution is tainted by infighting between the administration led by the Executive Director Charles Lagu and senior staff who have spent more than 10-years of service, in the organization.
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