"I am a responsible citizen who diligently resigned from civil service before joining active politics but, such falsehoods are being orchestrated by detractors aimed at deterring me from focusing on implementing my five year leadership agenda," Namukose says.
They argue that the security personnel are partisan by siding with the National Resistance Movement-NRM Party. They also accuse the Electoral Commission of failing to take charge of the whole electoral process.
Leonard Lwanga from Kyandondo Secondary School in Matugga who is one of the 2050 teachers undergoing training at Trinity College Nabbingo in Wakiso District, said some of his colleagues packed their bags when they heard parliament’s decision on media.
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.
Henry Kyemba, the then Personal Secretary to Dr Apollo Milton Obote points out that as tension between Mengo and Obote continued rising, there were a lot of accusations. Kyemba notes that since Dr. Lumu was a personal friend to Kabaka Fredrick Muteesa, who was already at loggerheads with Obote, his arrest was unavoidable.
Karadi, the chairperson of a nine-member committee which was on Tuesday instructed by the Jinja town clerk, Ambrose Ochieng to be a caretaker of the association ahead of next month’s elections, was blocked by vendors who argued that elections of the market leadership should not be influenced by security officials and municipal authorities.
Lead, aluminium and copper metals have a ready market fetching a high price per ton from the scrap merchants across the country. As a result, some unscrupulous people are targeting road sign fixtures to dig into the lucrative business.
The duo was arraigned this morning before the Mbarara Grade One Magistrate Sanyu Mukasa following their arrest from Kabale on Wednesday. The two had reportedly gone to check on Dr. Kizza Besigye, the former FDC president who is locked up in Kabale. The Mbarara Grade One Magistrate Sanyu Mukasa asked each of the suspects to execute a non-cash bond of Shillings five million.
The former Kumi County legislator stated that the failure to address challenges affecting the youth and planning for people to take over the mantle of leadership has posed key challenges for the opposition group. The politician rallied FDC party supporters to vote for him so that he can revive the partys grip on Ugandas political scene.
During his 50th coronation anniversary celebration, Mumbere rallied his subjects to oppose the proposed split of Kasese into four districts, saying there is need to first heal the endless ethnic conflicts there.
Ali Omona, the Officer in Charge of the Electoral Offenses Desk at Arua Central Police Station, singles out Terego East and West, Ayivu and Lower Madi in Arua district and Maracha County in Maracha district.