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06:12
06:12

RDC Tasked to Explain Selective Enforcement of COVID-19 Guidelines in Campaigns Virtual campaigns 1 6

Many of the residents and aspirants say that the Office of the RDC and the area police are selectively enforcing the COVID-19 guidelines, especially during the ongoing NRM primaries. They say that while NRM aspirants for the District and Parliamentary seats are freely holding public rallies and processions, similar activities by the opposition are being stifled.
12:54
12:54

Luweero Residents Protest Failure to Conduct Elections in New Town Councils 1 3

The aspirants have been thrown into confusion after Assistant registrars last week nominated candidates for Special Interest Groups seats under sub-counties rather town councils.
17:21
17:21

Mayiga Asks Voters To Stop Pestering Aspirants for Money coffee farming 3 1 Top story

Erasto Kibirango, one of the aspirants for the Luweero LC V Chairperson’s seat, says the Covid19 restrictions, which forced them to hold town hall meetings have exposed them to huge expenses.
14:40
14:40

Posters Defaced As Campaigns Heat Up In Luweero defacing posters 3 1 Top story

Isma Nasur, a campaigner for Gaddafi Nasur, says that they have decided to deploy vigilantes to arrest the people behind defacing their posters.
22:03
22:03

Electoral Commission Okays Nominations of Persons Missing on SIGs Register 2

According to the Aug 3rd, 2020 circular issued by the Acting Electoral Commission Secretary General, Leonard Mulekwa, the Commission has decided that persons appearing on the National Voter’s Register in their respective parishes of residence but are missing on the SIGs register should be nominated and included on the register.
13:08
13:08

Luweero Kadhi Asks Police Not to Selectively Enforce Covid-19 Guidelines COVID 19 1 3

Celebrating Eid-ul-Adha at Kasana mosque in Luweero town, Sheikh Ramadhan Mulindwa Nsanja the Luweero District Kadhi asked the Police not to selectively enforce the directives.
15:03
15:03

Luweero Residents Protest Poor Disposal of Chicken Droppings By Investor 4 1 Top story

John Wasswa the Ndibulungi Village LC 1 Chairperson says Euro Chicks Farm Limited has been disposing the chicken droppings in an open piece of land belonging to Moses Ssenkasi for the past two years.
17:33
17:33

Nimrod Hotel Administrators Arrested for Defying COVID- 19 Directives COVID 19 pandemic. 1 2

Isah Ssemwogerere the Savannah Regional Police Spokesperson says that the managers were picked by Police for allegedly opening their club to revellers on the weekend in breach of Presidential directives.
08:52
08:52

NRM Special Interest Groups Elections Unnoticed in Luweero Villages PWDs 4

A random survey conducted in Luweero, Wobulenzi town councils and Butuntumula sub-county indicated that there was no election activity at the villages on Friday. Several NRM Village Chairpersons and Special Interest Group voters told URN that they were not aware of the exercise.
12:28
12:28

Riding On NRA War Hindering Development in Luweero-Outgoing CAO mindset change 1 4 Top story

Godfrey Kuruhiira, the outgoing Luweero Chief Administrative Officer, says despite the fact that the revenue of the district grew tremendously during his tenure, residents remain in abject poverty because of the mentality of riding on their contribution to the five year NRA War.
17:20
17:20

One Prisons Serviceman Dead, Five Injured in Bombo Accident 1 2

The accident involved in a Uganda Prisons Service truck registration number UG-0163U which was carrying 39 newly posted Uganda Prisons Servicemen to Nakasongola Prisons from Luzira Prisons in Kampala.
05:31
05:31

Family in Fear As Enforcement Officer Goes Missing in Luweero disappearance 5 1

But Savannah Regional Police Spokesperson Isah Ssemwogerere downplays fears that Walugembe is in danger. Ssemwogerere says that they suspect Walugembe is in hiding after police summoned him On theft charges.
13:50
13:50

Child Mothers in Luweero Abandoned During COVID-19 Lockdown Cases of Defilement 1 4

The girls aged between 14-17 years are from sub-counties of Kamira, Bamunanika, Wobulenzi, Luweero and Makulubita. Seven are stuck with children while 21 are pregnant.
22:08
22:08

NWSC Struggles to Collect UGX 857m Accrued Arrears in Luweero waive 1 4

The report shows that water bills amounting to 857 million shillings including arrears accumulated before the lockdown remain unpaid by residents and institutions in the areas of Zirobwe, Wobulenzi, Bombo, Nakasongola and Luweero town councils.
17:39
17:39

Thugs Steal Computers, Cameras From NIRA Offices office break in 2 1 Top story

Gilbert Kadilo, the NIRA Spokesperson, says the thugs broke into the offices in Kasoma zone in Luweero town on Tuesday night. He says the Authority has reported the matter to Luweero Central Police Station for investigations.
12:42
12:42

Civil Servants Given Ultimatum to Resign before Joining Politics retire 1

The instruction was given by the Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Local Government Ben Kumumanya through a circular to all Chief Administrative Officers and Town Clerks. In the circular, he asked the accounting officers to instruct all persons with political interests to adhere to election guidelines and Public Standing Orders.
20:06
20:06

Luweero Pupils Abandon Virtual Classes for Street Vending 4

A Primary Six Pupil at Arise and Shine Primary School who was found vending brooms in Luweero town council on Friday said that her mother is among those whose businesses were closed over the COVID 19 pandemic leaving them with no source of livelihood. He explained that as result, he was directed to vend brooms to get money to look after the family and save for fees.
05:55
05:55

Five Parish Chiefs Face Probe for Concealing Academic Qualifications

Luweero District Human Resource Officer Bernard Okello explains that while joining the service, the parish chiefs submitted Diploma’s as the highest level of education attained. But in 2019 when the district announced new job slots, the parish chiefs applied for promotion with academic documents indicating that they had university Degrees.
11:49
11:49

Police Probes Rampant Cattle Theft in Savannah Region cattle thefts 2 3

The move follows a directive issued by President Yoweri Museveni during the Heroes Day Celebration on June 9, for investigations into the reported thefts. The matter had been brought to the President’s attention by Hajji Edris Sseddunga, the chairperson of the Uganda War Veterans Association.
05:43
05:43

Defilement Cases Escalate in Luweero Amidst Lockdown HIV Testing 3

Isah Ssemwogerere the Savannah Regional Police Spokesperson says that the police in Luweero, Nakaseke and Nakasongola district has recorded 17 cases of defilement in the month of May.
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