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Minister Urges New PPDA Appeals Tribunal Members on Transparency Francis Gimara 1 3

The PPDA appeals tribunal acts as a court of the first instance in case a company or individual is not satisfied with the procurement process of a particular project. Ajedra, who has inaugurated the new tribunal members, said Ugandans need fairness and to have faith in the work they do, they must not be compromised.
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MP Ariko Quits FDC Soroti City 1 Top story

“As you recall, I stood in the previous election on the platform of Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) party. However, on account of the irreconcilable differences in the party and the failure by my current party leadership to appreciate my contribution to the party, I shall NOT seek re-election on the ticket of the party (FDC)”, Ariko’s press statement reads in part.
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Czech Republic Appoints First Consul in Uganda diplomacy 1

Uganda Foreign Affairs Minister Sam Kutesa said in a letter said the Uganda government had approved the appointment of Kaboyo. Kutesa wrote, “we do hereby recognize him as such and declare him free to exercise such functions, power, and privileges as allowed by the law of the land.”
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KCCA Set to Distribute Over 2 Million Masks 3

KCCA is using the 2018 mosque nets distribution numbers that put the population of Kampala at 2.6 million people. Of these, NuweAbine, says they are targeting at least 2.040,000 people that they estimate could be 6 years of age and above.
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Museveni to Meet NRM Central Executive Committee Members Tomorrow 2021 Elections 1 Top story

Although the letter doesn’t explicitly state it, it’s believed that the meeting will be used to vet candidates who have expressed interest in contesting for various positions on CEC.
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Kampala Division Councilors, Artists Join Bobi's NUP Party 5 1

The councilors who include Kampala Capital City Authority Speaker, Abubaker Kawalya , Muhammed Segirinya , the Kawempe Councilor and Lubaga South Woman Councilor were officially received at the Party’s offices in Kamwokya on Thursday.
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Relocation of Itojo Sub County, Nyamukana Town Council Irks Ntungamo Leaders 5 1

Ntungamo district council in 2015 passed a resolution to split Ruhaama County and Ruhaama East.
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FDC Aspirants, Party Electoral Commission Bicker Over Register 2 5

Isaac Nabende, an aspirant for the Industrial City Division FDC parliamentary ticket, says they can’t proceed with the primaries with the available register.
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Electoral Commission Finalizes Nomination of Special Interest Group Candidates Paul Bukenya

According to the revised Electoral Roadmap, campaigns shall now be conducted starting today August 6 to Monday next week while polling will take place on different dates in all the 68,740 villages across Uganda.
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I Have Not Abandoned People Power-Kassiano Wadri 3 2

While addressing the media at his home in Arua Central Division on Wednesday, Kassiano said that he will always remain a supporter of the people power.
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Delayed Release of Funds Stalls Operations of Masaka, Gulu Cities Masaka City Council 5 1

Godfrey Kayemba, the interim City Mayor says that the government committed to allocate 100 billion shillings to each of the new cities as their start-up capital, which has not been the case hence causing a standstill in executing of plans.
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NRM Aspirants in Ntungamo Accuse Security Officials of Selectively Enforcing Covid-19 Guidelines 5 1

The aspirants accuse the Gombolola internal security officers (GISOs) of blocking their meetings and allowing the incumbents to hold public gatherings.
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KCCA Registers 83% Tax Collection Decline During Lockdown 1 Top story

According to the performance report by the Directorate of Tax Collection, the Authority collected Shillings 3.2 billion compared to Shillings19.3 billion collected in the same period in the 2018/2019 financial year.
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Opposition Skeptical of Opinion Poll Putting Museveni Ahead of Rivals elections 2021 5 1

Ibrahim Ssemujju Nganda, the Opposition Chief Whip in Parliament, says that the opinion poll rightfully indicates that living conditions of Ugandans are bad it contradicts that Ugandans are happy with the current President.
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Ugandans Buy Record Motorcycles in 2019 new motorcycles 1 1

According to figures published by the Uganda Revenue Authority (URA), Ugandans registered 103, 169 motorcycles in 2018/2019, the highest number ever in a single year. This was a jump from 49,635 motorcycles registered in 2017/2018. The annual average registration is 50,000 motorcycles.
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