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11:28
11:28

NUP Candidate Struggles to Make Inroads in Nakaseke NRM Stronghold intimidation 3 1 Top story

Musisi, who is running on the National Unity Platform-NUP ticket seeks to unseat the incumbent LCV Chairperson Ignatius Koomu Kiwanuka. NRM has dominated the Nakaseke LCV chairperson’s seat since the district was operationalized in 2005.
18:27
18:27

Ugandans Close Food Shops in South Sudan to Protest Wanton Killings intimidation 2 1

On Sunday, September 27, unknown gunmen waylaid three Ugandan traders en-route to Gumbo Market and demanded a ransom of three million South Sudanese Pounds (8.5 million Shillings) for each of them. Those kidnapped included Mayende Kamaadi, Ahmed Ssebagala and Peter Tusiime.
12:01
12:01

I Won’t Subject Myself to NRM Primaries - Luweero Chairman intimidation 3 1

Ndawula says that he has decided to contest as an independent candidate and be voted on merit rather than subjecting himself to an exercise which may unfairly lead to him suffering defeat.
13:59
13:59

EU Alarmed by Excessive Force and Arrests of Journalists at Mak Makerere University 1

The university has been the theatre of violence and the use of excessive force by law enforcement agencies, as students challenged a 15 per cent cumulative increment on tuition and functional fees. The increment, which started this academic year, will affect all first-year students, for the next five years.
18:14
18:14

Autocracy Can’t Solve Challenges at Makerere University – Staff threats 1

The staff leaders said that both the students and staff of Makerere University deserve better treatment, fair hearing and constructive engagement. This is contained in a statement addressed to the chairperson of council Lorna Magara, from the three staff associations.
17:38
17:38

Former LRA Negotiator: Ongwen Not Responsible for Lukodi Attack court

Adek, a former LRA negotiator is appearing before the ICC as a defense witness in the case of Ongwen who is accused of war crimes and crimes against humanities.
07:19
07:19

Fees Strike Looms at Makerere University kyambogo university

Self-sponsored students convened a crisis meeting at Mitchell Hall on Sunday where they unanimously rejected the proposed annual cumulative 15 percent tuition increase policy that was purportedly recommended by the Students guild.
12:05
12:05

Women4Uganda Activists Pray For Peace municipality 4 1

Dr. Thelma Awori, one of the organisers of the prayers says they decided to turn to God in prayer because they are tired of being killed and raped.
14:06
14:06

Kassiano Wadri Sworn in As Arua Municipality MP home 3 1 Top story

Oulanyah, who delayed to appear at the swearing in venue, humorously told Wadri that he delayed because he was expecting a court injunction stopping his swearing in. He said Wadris swearing in gives some confidence to the institutions of the country.
17:28
17:28

Parish Elections: Ochola Warns Against Arbitrary Arrests voter 1 1

In his statement, Ochola notes that there have been allegations of arbitrary arrests and intimidation of voters and candidates by elements in the security sector, which must stop immediately.
15:20
15:20

Candidates Agents Takeover Voter Verification in Kyebando intimidation 5 1

The verification exercise, in parts of Kyebando, Kanyanya and Bwaise in Kawempe Division were taken over by agents of the various candidates, who plainly determined who should have access to the polling stations.
16:17
16:17

EU Delegation Condemns Arrests, Intimidation european union

The EU called on the Ugandan authorities to guarantee the fundamental freedoms of expression and assembly enshrined in the Ugandan constitution, which in particular provides the right of all citizens to fully express their civil and political rights without fear of intimidation.
17:00
17:00

UPDF Deploys in Kalangala Ahead of Election kalangala security 1 Top story

Caleb Tukaikiriza, the Kalangala Resident District Commissioner, says they were forced to deploy after receiving complaints about a group of armed men who are attacking residents.
14:55
14:55

Mbabazi Lawyers Working to Secure Omodo's Release intimidation 2 1

Mansul Sowed, the North Kyoga Regional police spokesperson, says the suspects face charges of defacing campaign posters contrary to section 78 2 of the presidential elections act.
15:04
15:04

Masaka RDC, Brigade Commander Accused of Voter Intimidation bukoto central race 3 1 Top story

Pascal Mugerwa told URN that during a meeting, the security officials tasked them to explain why they dumped Vice President, Edward Ssekandi in favor of Richard Migadde.
16:33
16:33

Full list of NRM Primary Election Winners in Gulu, Amuru and Nwoya Districts intimidation 1

The Nwoya woman MP Lilly Adong and Amuru district chairperson Anthony Omach Atube have lost their sits in the just concluded NRM polls.
07:23
07:23

Opposition to Teachers: Do Not Succumb to Intimidation teachers strike 3

Nandala notes that the state house budget has quadrupled from 60 billion to 230 billion shillings and wonders, why teachers can not get a mere 20 percent pay rise. He also cites defense, which he says is allocated huge sums of money under classified expenditure despite the fact that the country is no longer at war.
18:59
18:59

Sekagya: Harassment and ill-treatment of Journalists on the Rise human rights abuse 1

She said some countries have gone ahead to pass legislation prohibiting young people below 18 or 21 years from participating in public assemblies, and restricting the use of the internet and other social media tools which are extensively used by journalists and the youth.
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