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08:50
08:50

2 Confirmed Dead After Teargassed Van Rolling in Buikwe NUP 3 2 Top story

Robert Kyagulanyi, the NUP presidential candidate has appealed to the public to forgive most of the police officers that treat them inhumanely, saying they are only working on the orders of their superiors.
13:49
13:49

Six NUP Supporters In Bad Accident After Being Teargassed 1

One survivor Margret Ssimbwa, the wife of the Nakifuma County NUP flag bearer Fred Ssimbwa, says the driver has lost control after police firing tear gas to deter them from following Kyagulanyi.
10:31
10:31

Police Fires Teargas, Live Bullets to Disperse NUP Supporters in Mukono 1

NUP Presidential Candidate, Robert Kyagulanyi who is campaigning in Mukono and Buikwe districts used Gayaza-Bugerere road on his way to Mukono.
12:47
12:47

NUP Candidate Withdraws From Bundibugyo Woman MP Race 1 2

In her letter also copied to the District Returning Officer, Musumba contends that she has faced several challenges that have affected her pursuit for votes.
17:16
17:16

PWDs Decry Lack of Sign Language Interpreters During Campaigns Parliament 2 1

Although all the 11 Presidential candidates use the services of the different language interpreters wherever they go, the sign language interpretation for the deaf and dumb are lacking keeping them excluded from the campaign messages and manifestos.
16:42
16:42

NUP Accuses Security of Targeting their Supporters During Night Operations 2 5

Addressing Journalists at NUP offices in Kamwokya today, Joel Ssenyonyi the party spokesman said they have noted that the operatives in plain clothes and police have continued to pick up people in nights once identified as NUP supporters which is unlawful.
12:00
12:00

Bundibugyo NUP Leaders, Supporters Denied Access to Kyagulanyi's Campaign Venue 3

Vincent Baluku says security personnel who include the police and UPDF has mounted roadblocks along all routes leading to the venue thus denying people access.
18:53
18:53

NUP Denied Campaign Venue in Bundibugyo Town Council 2 1

However, security personnel told Kyagulanyi’s campaign team on Monday evening during a security meeting that the campaigns should be conducted from Kirumya, Ntotoro Sub county.
13:53
13:53

Ssegirinya Granted Bail accused 1

On Monday, Ssegirinya appeared before the Grade One Magistrate Jinja Anne Kyomuhangi and was granted a non-cash bail of One Million Shillings
16:37
16:37

Human Rights Watch Calls for Investigations into Kampala Shootings NUP 1

Human Rights Watch has called for investigations into the shooting and killing of Ugandans who died following the protests arising from the arrest of presidential candidate Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu.
19:44
19:44

Tooro NUP Leaders Demand Release of Kyagulanyi infectious disease 1

Led by the NUP party Coordinator in Tooro, Innocent Natukunda, the leaders said that the subsequent arrests and shooting of those who were protesting Kyagulanyi’s arrest in several parts of the country were illegal acts.
17:53
17:53

NUP Parliamentary Candidates Arrested in Moroto, Arua, Entebbe Zainab Angella Ali 1 1

Zainab was arrested on Thursday evening with scores of NUP supporters in Moroto town as they held a peaceful demonstration demanding the release of NUP presidential candidate, Robert Ssentamu Kyagulanyi.
16:58
16:58

UN Urges Uganda’s Security Forces to Respect Human Rights NUP 2 1

The Office of the Spokesperson for the United Nations (UN) Secretary General has called on security forces in Uganda to act in a manner that respects human rights and the principle of the rule of law.
13:49
13:49

Security Battles Protestors Along Jinja Road NUP 2 1

The stretch from Nakawa to Namanve is heavily guarded by the Military Police, Uganda Police and Local Defense Unit personnel, mainly around Spear Motors, Kyambogo Road, Kireka Trading Centre and Bweyogerere.
11:56
11:56

Virtual Campaigns: NRM Dominates Twitter with Aid of Suspected Bots NUP 3 4 Top story

Using Botometer, a social media observatory tool created at Indiana University which can detect suspected bot accounts, URN reporters found out that five of the top ten accounts tweeting about NRM manifesto messages and events are suspected bot accounts. Botometer places the likelihood of the accounts in question to be bots above 72 percent.
10:29
10:29

Compensation of Livestock Tops Voters Demands in Lango NUP 2

Robert Kyagulanyi Sentamu says to encourage and promote so-social economic development in Lango, compensation of the livestock that was regarded as the major wealth for the sub-region must be prioritized something he said his government will implement to the fullest as soon as they are voted to power.
15:38
15:38

Police Patrol Fires Teargas at Business People Uganda Police 3 1

Richard Seruggo, one of the passers-by who felt the wrath of teargas, says he was minding his business when he saw a police van throwing teargas. He says there was no chaos in the area and many people were going about their normal businesses.
19:57
19:57

Bickering Frustrates NRM Joint Campaigns in Mukono NUP 2 1

Unlike the opposition candidates who are campaigning jointly, each NRM candidate is campaigning separately after a series of bickering and wrangles, some of which can be traced to the party primaries held earlier.
07:32
07:32

Kyenjojo NUP Office Opened Amidst Tight Security Guidelines Julius Baganza 2 1

The NUP supporters were asked to ensure only 20 people attend the function that was at the party offices in Kyenjojo town council along Kyenjojo-Mubende highway.
18:16
18:16

Jinja City NUP Coordinator Arrested For Wearing Red Beret Saul Nsongambi 1

Nsongambi was arrested during a police operation conducted in Bugembe ward to close down all shops dealing in red berets and other military-related materials which are a preserve of the security forces.
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