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13:58
13:58

NRM Liberation Day Celebrations Underway in Ibanda District Rebecca Kadaga 2 2

It has attracted thousands of NRM supporters from all walks of life. Students, farmers, politicians, and members of the business community started converging at the venue as early as 7 a.m. As celebrations went on inside the ground, hundreds remained stuck in slow-moving lines, to go through the mandatory security checks.
12:32
12:32

Courts Incapable of Enforcing Human Rights –Law Don corruption 4 4

According to Dr Tusasirwe, the courts were initially not designed as rights enforcement mechanisms but as instruments of law and order and regulation of transactions such as business, land and marriage among others. He argues that in their current state, courts look at enforcement of rights as a secondary role.
11:37
11:37

Mixed Sentiments at Celebration of NRM Liberation Anniversary 3 2

The holiday commemorates the date in 1986 when the NRM Captured Kampala to overthrow the government of the day, after a five-year protracted struggle that started in 1981 at Kabamba Barracks by the National Resistance Army Fighters led by Yoweri Museveni.
10:58
10:58

NRM Electoral Commission Sued for Endorsing Independent Candidate 2 3

Kemigisha was vying for the position of Finance Secretary in the NRM National Youth Council. But her candidature was invalidated when party’s district registrar Maurice Mugenga Keitaba blocked all the youth leaders from Kabale municipality from participating in voting exercise on Tuesday. Keitaba subsequently announced Ezra Aryanyijuka unopposed for the post.
10:13
10:13

MUASA Risks Having an All-Male Executive Again Dr. Stella Nyanzi 1

A list of nominated candidates released by Michael Byaruhanga, the Chairperson MUASA Electoral Commission, has only one woman Dr Christine Mbabazi Mpyangu, a Lecturer in the Department of Religion and Peace Studies, nominated for a position.
19:13
19:13

Dr Ahikire Promises Transparent, Flagrant Mak College 4 1

Ahikire is a sole contender in the race to substantively become the Principal of the college, a position she has held for the past two years in an acting capacity, following the departure of Professor Edward Kirumira.
18:22
18:22

NRM to Expel Members who Contest for Seats after Losing Party Primaries Rogers Milindwa

Speaking at the NRM National Delegates’ Conference-President Yoweri Museveni who is also the party chairman said that there will not be any justifiable reason why anyone would stand as an independent candidate, now that the party was moving towards having more transparent elections.
17:22
17:22

Masaka Veterans Excited Ahead of Somalia Mission 3

The army is recalling about 2,700 veterans to back-up the soldiers deployed on an African Union Peacekeeping Mission in Somalia. The mobilized veterans will form Uganda Battle Group 31 and 32 to augment UPDF operations under the mission.
17:06
17:06

Disintegration of Groups Slows Recovery of Youth Livelihood Funds 3

Charles Rwakairu, the Youths Councilor at Wobulenzi Town Council and Ishahak Mugema, the Luweero district Youth councillor admit that many of the groups disintegrated because they were formed with a purpose of accessing funds but not working together.
10:42
10:42

Lato Milk Row; Museveni Opposes Vengeance Against Kenya

His position comes at the height of a trade war between the two countries, following the confiscation of trucks of Lato Milk by the Kenya Bureau of Standards and the Kenya Revenue Authority. The authorities said that the products were substandard. Kenya had earlier said that it was going to impose a 16 per cent Value Added Tax on the product.
20:56
20:56

Lt. Col. Nakalema Orders Arrest of Nansana Town Clerk government 1 4 Top story

On Friday afternoon, the State Anti-Corruption Unit together with other agencies including the Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Local Government Ben Kumumanya stormed the municipality and held a meeting which later turned into an investigation panel with several individuals submitting evidence as others shared their grievances.
20:28
20:28

Budget Committee Suspends Land Fund over Transparency uganda land fund 1 6

The ministry of lands has in the past noted that the Land Fund requires an annual allocation of 170 billion Shillings for ten years or a one-off of 1.7 trillion Shillings to compensate over 6,000 claimants.
19:22
19:22

NRM NEC Overwhelmingly Approves Lining up Behind Candidates

Sitting at State House Entebbe and presided over by the party chairman Yoweri Museveni, NEC members, one after another, argued that lining up behind candidates is going to cure the mischiefs that have bedevilled all NRM party primaries.
19:16
19:16

DP Recalls Green Books from Wakiso, Mukono politics 3

The party had rolled out its 2021 General Election roadmap listing mass recruitment and registration of new members as the first activity, preceding grassroots elections. As part of the process, the party distributed registration books also known as the green books, to be used as voter registers.
12:55
12:55

Kafuuzi Eventually Gets Nod for Deputy Attorney General’s Job Parliament 1 3 Top story

Kafuuzi was appointed during President Yoweri Museveni’s latest cabinet reshuffle, announced in December 2019, to take on a position hitherto occupied by Mwesigwa Rukutana. However, his approval was deferred after the appointments committee chaired by the Speaker of Parliament questioned his experience as an advocate of the High Court.
17:48
17:48

Constitutional Court Adjourns Basajjabalaba Compensation Case Indefinitely Legal Brains Trust 5

It’s the fourth time the panel of five Constitutional Court Judges led by Kenneth Kakuru have failed to deliver their verdict.
17:04
17:04

Governments that Overstay Often End Badly - Ambassador Malac United States 2 1

Ambassador Malac also called for a free and fair election, saying all eyes of the world will be in Uganda. She says unlike other countries, Uganda has the capacity to hold elections, and this should not be marred with irregularities.
15:39
15:39

Mayuge District Engineer Interdicted street

Martin Kasule, the Chief Administrative Officer, has directed Fabion Wanjukyi to handover his office to Tom Mudimbo, another engineer working under the water department.
14:56
14:56

Japan Gives Gov't UGX 1.2b For Road Maintenance 4 3

Do-nou is a Japanese word, which means the wrapping of soil or appropriate filling material into gunny bags and then laying them systematically on the road or other application areas. The project was first implemented last year in areas of Kamwokya, Kyebando, and Kaliba in Kampala. It was also implemented in Nakkedde, Tumbali, Luguzi and Kabumba in Wakiso districts.
13:20
13:20

Pictorial: 57th Franco-German Friendship Treaty Annivassary Commemoration reconciliation

Dr. Albrecht Conze, Ambassador of the Federal Republic of Germany to Uganda hosted a Peace and Reconciliation Award Ceremony reception at his residence in Kololo attended by Justice Minister, Ephraim Kamuntu and State Minister for Foreign Affairs Henry Okello Oryem.
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