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08:55
08:55

Busoga NUP Mobilizer Declared Iganga Mayor road network 1

Mercy Ataho announced National Unity Platform-NUP's Bamugye the winner of the electoral race having earned 4595 votes defeating the incumbent, David Balaba, an independent who garnered 2945 votes.
07:16
07:16

NUP Sweeps Masaka City Division Elections 1 Top story

The Masaka City Returning Officer, Sam Agaba Ruteba declared Steven Lukyamuzi the pioneer Mayor of Kimanya-Kabonera City division after polling 9,163 votes. His National Resistance Movement-NRM rival, Hamidu Bukenya came second with 4,308 votes followed by the Democratic Party candidate, Dick Muwanga with 1,830 votes, the Forum for Democratic Change-FDC candidate Jude Kalule garnered 143 votes and independent candidate, Raymond Ssebugwawo polled 93 votes.
20:47
20:47

Mao Endorses Jacob Oulanyah for Omoro County MP Seat Parlianment 2 1

Addressing the media in Gulu city before winding up his campaigns, Mao, said he has known Oulanyah for the last 30 years and seen his usefulness.
05:35
05:35

US Warns Uganda as Officials from Other Countries are Sanctioned 2021 elections 1 Top story

In a press statement released on Thursday, the US Secretary of State Michael Pompeo said that the United States expects its partners to live up to their obligations to hold free and fair elections. Ugandans will go to the polls on January 14, 2021, to elect a president, Members of Parliament and local government leaders.
17:08
17:08

Disagreements Split NUP Leaders in Tooro Robert Kyagulanyi 1

The disagreements stem from a number of issues including failure to account for the party funds on the side of some of the leaders while others are accused of supporting opponents of NUP candidates in the different races.
17:04
17:04

Tumukunde Supporters Resort to Door to Door Campaigns in Tooro Henry Tumukunde 2 1

The over 30 members said their aim is to attract as much support for Tumukunde as possible by the time the country goes to polls in January next year.
10:42
10:42

Lack of Funds Hinder Presidential Candidate Mayambala from Campaigning in Tooro Mugisha Muntu 1

According to the Electoral Commission – EC campaign schedule, Mayambala was supposed to start his campaigns in Tooro from Kamwenge district on Tuesday.
10:28
10:28

Bunyangabu Residents Task Candidates on Improved Health Services, Roads Robert Kyagulanyi 2 1

The residents say that most of their health centres including Kibiito Health Centre IV are ill-equipped, lack essential drugs and staff while most of the roads are in a poor condition with potholes, deep gullies and are slippery and muddy.
17:07
17:07

NUP Supporters Overwhelm Security During Manifesto Launch in Kakyeeka 2

Security operatives and the NUP leadership had agreed to 70 people for the function and they deployed heavily both police and the Army to see that what is agreed upon is implemented.
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.
06:06
06:06

Luwero District DP Executive Committee Members Cross to NUP Democratic Party 2

All the leaders behind the rejuvenation of Party structures have now crossed to National Unity Platform plunging the party in a leadership crisis. Among them is Erasto Kibirango, the DP District Chairperson, the former District Woman MP Brenda Nabukenya who has been serving as Secretary for Women Affairs and Lawrence Sewino, the Secretary for Youths Affairs.
07:11
07:11

Loser in Fort Portal City Woman MP NRM Primaries Joins NUP Thomas Kakuru 1 1

Kihunde was one of the four candidates in the recently concluded NRM party primaries for the Fort Portal Woman Member of Parliament race.
17:10
17:10

Katikamu North Parliamentary Aspirant Crosses Back to DP After Failing To Secure NUP Ticket Nomination 1 4

Sam Serunjongi, who is eying the Wobulenzi town council LC III chairperson’s seat, says the District NUP Vetting Committee was also biased against certain aspirants and approved candidates based on friendship other than their contribution to the party.
15:53
15:53

FDC 'Sweet-Talks' Aspirants to Avoid Primaries in Acholi elective positions 2 1

Okumu explains that the party is striving to build in-house consensus and compromise among candidates seeking elective positions, by trimming the number of aspirants. By so doing, he says, the party will avoid wasting resources on primaries, while at the same time consolidating unity among its members.
11:43
11:43

Kasese NUP Coordinator Released 2 1

Baluku was arrested on Tuesday along with NUP member Walid Mako as they organized for the official opening of the party offices in Nyamwamba Division, Kasese Municipality.
May 16 results