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07:20
07:20

Lawyer Abudallah Kiwanuka Spends Night in Police Cells Over Kyagulanyi Protests Mukono North County 1 3 Top story

His Lawyer Naimah Kasasa says police first charged her client on Tuesday for participating in Kyagulanyi’s procession contrary to the COVID-19 Standard Operating Procedures, which was quashed by the Resident State Attorney.
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.
13:41
13:41

Kyagulanyi Criticizes Museveni for Supporting Brutal Acts 3 2

While addressing his supporters at Nakifuma Ssaza playground in Mukono district on Monday, Kyagulanyi alleged that the NRM stages criminals in his team to cause violence.
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.
19:19
19:19

UCU Students Call for Fresh Polls DOSA 3 2

Out of the 8086 eligible voters, only 1,959 managed to cast their vote. Denis Turyahebwa, a student says the electoral commission did not do enough sensitization among students on how to vote online.
17:34
17:34

Kirangira Land Wrangle: Residents Celebrate Death of Landlord Nama Sub County 2 Top story

Banoba who suffered heart failure on Monday has been their long time tormentor for about 30 years. He has been forcefully evicting them off the land in vain and taking them to court.
16:31
16:31

Orion Investigated for Vandalizing Umeme Transformers 3 2 Top story

Orion Transformers and Electrics Limited specializes in the supply, repair and export of industrial automation equipment. It is one of the companies contracted by Umeme to repair its transformers.
15:24
15:24

Mukono Hospital Overwhelmed by Patients After Suspension of Volunteers 1 3

At the beginning of the month, the district suspended volunteers from attending to any hospital activities claiming limited space during this period of covid-19.
15:54
15:54

Formation of SACCOs Stirs Confusion Among Emyooga Beneficiaries in Mukono 1 3

Several group members claim that they were promised to receive and have full control of the funds by the district leaders after fulfilling all the requirements, but are instead directed to form and register their groups under SACCOs at the Sub-county level.
15:23
15:23

DP Leaders Demand Release of NUP Supporters in Mukono 1 2

More than 30 people were been arrested since Wednesday when protests erupted following news of the arrest of NUP Presidential candidate Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu, who is accused of defying guidelines put in place by the Electoral Commission and the Ministry of Health on controlling the spread of COVID-19, during campaigns.
17:35
17:35

NRM Mobilisers in Mukono Suspend Campaigns over Protests Kyagulanyi protests 1 4

John Baptist Wamala the head of mobilisers in Mukono municipality says that they fear to be attacked by angry NUP supporters. Wamala wants the government not to be selective in enforcing the covid-19 guidelines during campaigns.
17:38
17:38

Police Battles NUP Supporters in Mukono, Nansana 2 2

The angry supporters blocked the Kampala-Jinja road in Mukono Central town using burnt car tyres. Some supporters were also seen defacing posters of candidates belonging to the National Resistance Movement-NRM and setting them ablaze.
12:58
12:58

Police in Mukono Unbothered About Political Gatherings, Processions 1 2

The Deputy Kampala Metropolitan Police Spokesperson Luke Owoyesigire says police has tried to cooperate with politicians to have safe campaigns but some do not adhere to the guidelines.
16:39
16:39

Drunkards Assault Police Constable 1

Peter Ddamulira, a resident at Mukono appeals to police to change the way they handle suspects. “So many people get arrested but they are not charged. They instead coerced to bribe their way out,” he said.
13:27
13:27

UCU Guild Leaders Block Student Elections Over Allowances Guild President 1 2

According to the recording, the Guild Prime Minister, John Baptist Ouma, says if they allow the elections to take place, it will signal the end for the push for their money.
15:51
15:51

KMP Commander Opens Special Police Post to Curb Animal Theft On Bugerere Road 1 2 Top story

Haji Kamada Ddamba, the Namyoya LC I Chairperson, says residents have been spending sleepless nights to keep watch of their animals. He says some of the residents had almost given up on rearing animals and languishing in poverty because of livestock thieves.
17:55
17:55

80 Arrested in Drug Operation Uganda Police 6

The Kampala Metropolitan Deputy Police Spokesperson, Luke Owesigire, says the operation was prompted by reports implicating people in the affected areas for selling and smoking drugs. “Information was received by the top commanders of Mukono Police Divisional Headquarters indicating that there are persons who had made it a daily routine to smoke opium and open bars at Benghazi-Wantoni and Nasuuti areas. Management agreed that an operation be conducted to curb the criminality in those areas, which was done today,” he said.
19:57
19:57

Bickering Frustrates NRM Joint Campaigns in Mukono NUP 1 2

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.
11:30
11:30

Mukono Municipality DP Candidates Frustrated by Voters Asking for Money 1 2

Kagimu says that the voters are demanding for money as little as 5,000 Shillings, soap, salt, sugar and other household items in exchange for their votes.
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