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14:54
14:54

Desperate Former Presidential Candidate Resorts to Selling Books to MPs 2021 elections 3 1

Former Presidential candidate John Katumba was the center of drama at a Parliament committee meeting after he resorted to pleading with members to buy his book, "The Untold Story of John Katumba".
07:03
07:03

Former Presidential Candidate Willy Mayambala: My Security Team was My Tormentor police brutality 3 1 Top story

According to Mayambala, his ten-man security team blocked him from going to several campaign venues simply because he didn’t have a personal vehicle.
15:19
15:19

Kalembe, Tumukunde Snub Human Rights Committee Probe 2021 elections 2 1

According to Wejuli, of the three presidential candidates, only Amuriat communicated, saying that he had lost someone and was heading for burial and asked the committee to reschedule the meeting after Easter week.
17:44
17:44

Parliament's Probe on Electoral Violence Suffers Setback Over Funding funds 1 1 Top story

The Human Rights Committee Chairperson Janepher Egunyu Nantume told URN that they are facing some administrative challenges, which have hindered the start of the work. According to a source within the committee, Parliament didn’t budget for standing committees in the third quarter and they are only waiting for the next course of action.
10:09
10:09

Internet Shutdown Prevented Violence- Minister Kutesa electoral violence 2 Top story

"The temporary shutdown of the internet was a necessary step to stop the vitriolic language and incitement to violence. It is noteworthy that despite efforts by internal and external actors to promote violence, the Government of Uganda has been able to preserve peace,” Kutesa said.
07:58
07:58

Security Blocks US Ambassador from Visiting Kyagulanyi electoral violence 1 Top story

“The United States regularly meets with actors across Uganda’s political spectrum as part of its diplomatic engagement. The purpose of Ambassador Brown’s visit was to check on Mr. Kyagulanyi’s health and safety, given that he’s effectively been unable to leave his home, with security forces surrounding his residence,” reads a statement from the US embassy.
16:30
16:30

ACTV Projects Spike in Torture Cases ahead of Elections electoral violence 2 1

Kigoye explained that there is a tendency of the torture cases going high during elections especially relating to issues to do with arbitrary arrests, police brutality, physical abuse, unlawful detentions and intimidation among others.
18:10
18:10

Development Partners Call for Peaceful, Credible Elections 2021 elections 1

The ambassadors note that a democratic state requires free and vibrant media and civil society with a level playing field underpinned by rights to freedom of assembly and expression.
16:25
16:25

Kyagulanyi Seeks ICC Indictment against President Museveni NUP 3 1

The Hague based court prosecutes the most serious crimes that are of concern to the international community. These include crimes of genocide, crimes against humanity, and war crimes. Although it had been proposed that the Court should prosecute the crime of aggression, the state parties have not yet agreed on a definition.
11:28
11:28

U.S. Senator Pushes for Action Against Uganda over Violations electoral violence 1 1

Menendez observes that Uganda has been an important, if not critical, security and counter-terrorism partner to the United States for more than a decade, playing a prominent role in the African Union’s Mission to Somalia and hosting over 1.4 million refugees.
15:38
15:38

Uganda Boxing Federation Demands Answers on Missing Boxers UPDF 4 1

According to the President of the Association Moses Muhangi, four boxers are missing and their whereabouts unknown. They include Coach Robinson Mudde Ntambi, the Former UBO World Super Flyweight Champion who was reportedly picked from his home, Michael Kiiza a boxer and sports trainer at Mengo Social Centre, Joseph Lubega who participated in the 2004 Olympics and Robert Mukasa.
13:19
13:19

East Africa Law Society Condemns Human Rights Violations in Uganda President Museveni 1

The East African Law Society (EALS) has said it is collecting evidence that will enable investigations into human rights violation and state of rule of law in Uganda ahead of the 2021 elections.
15:48
15:48

Declaration of Results Delayed in Agago over Security Threats electoral violence

The Resident District Commissioner Who also doubles as District Internal Security Officer Jacob Amooti says security had received reports of looming chaos and notes that they were still in the process of deploying additional security at the tallying center to boost security before results are declared.
01:15
01:15

Electoral Violence Claims Three Lives in Isingiro District

Samson Kasasira, the Rwizi Region Police spokesperson, says Nkabandiho was shot dead by Private Siddi Katiikiro who fired at rowdy voters in Katuragye cell in Isingiro town council.
17:32
17:32

Four Arrested For Burning Parliamentary Aspirants Car in Nakaseke electoral violence 5 1

Isah Ssemwogerere the Savannah Regional Police Spokesperson says that Police has so far arrested four suspects and they are being detained at Kiwoko Police Station to help in the investigations.
08:25
08:25

NRM Primaries: Four Injured in Bushenyi electoral violence 1 3

Martial Tumusiime, the Greater Bushenyi Regional Police Spokesperson, says the four were injured in a fight that broke out in Cell C ward 4 in Ishaka division in Bushenyi Ishaka Municipality on Wednesday evening.
15:05
15:05

200 Congolese Flee DRC Ahead of Elections electoral violence 4 1

More than 200 Congolese nationals from the areas of Bunia Kasenyi, Tchomia Beni and Joo arrived at Sebigoro reception center on Saturday and Sunday.
10:17
10:17

Mother of Bugiri Gunshot Victim Appeals for Help uganda decides

17-year-old Stephen Sekayuyu, a student at Alliance high school was hit by four bullets while returning from his home village on a boda boda motorcycle. His widowed mother Monica Brenda, says two bullets remained in his buttocks and hips, which require surgery to be removed.
17:19
17:19

Ministry of Health Deploys Ambulances Ahead of Polls road accidents

The ambulances have been deployed to ease safety and referral of persons who could need emergency care of any kind. Upcountry hospitals have also been instructed to avail their ambulances in their respective regions.
07:03
07:03

Maracha NRM Candidate Unveils 3,700 Vigilantes For Polls elections 2016 2 Top story

Lawrence Asiku, the leader of the volunteers, says they have been armed with whistles that they will use to alert members about any incidents.
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