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09:58
09:58

Assailants Kill Nalugala Mobile Money Agent

"Her home was five minutes away from the mobile money kiosk," says village chairman Henry Galiwango. "She had just opened her door when they shot her because she died with an open padlock in one of her hands.
08:13
08:13

Five NUP Supporters Released From Custody in Entebbe 5

However, Luwaga and Nsubuga have been charged with incitement of violence, contrary to section 83, subsection one of the Penal Code Act.
15:04
15:04

Army Brutality Cost Museveni Votes from the Islands - Voters buvuma island 3 6

Unlike previous elections where Museveni won in both districts, he lost to the National Unity Platform (NUP) candidate Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu also known as Bobi Wine. Bobi Wine won Buvuma district with 64 per cent of the total votes cast while Museveni scored 32 per cent, a drop from the 57 per cent score against Kiiza Besigye in 2016.
14:19
14:19

Tumukunde Given 825 Votes in Areas Where He Never Had Votes 1 5

The election final tally sheet shows that Tumukunde won Entebbe Comprehensive Secondary School [A-BUS] with 371 votes representing 62 per cent of the total votes cast and Kawafu Namagembe's Place (NAM-Z) with 454 votes representing 51 per cent of the total votes cast.
16:37
16:37

Entebbe Residual Election: Polling Assistant Arrested over Alleged Ballot Stuffing Vote Rigging 3 2

Doreen Kembabazi,a polling assistant at A-M polling station at Bugonga Boys Primary School playground. was arrested after one of the polling agents noticed that she had issued more than one ballot paper to a voter.
15:12
15:12

Candidates Transporting Voters to Polling Stations in Entebbe Residual Elections

The candidates were seen using taxis and minibuses to ferry voters to go and vote especially those whose polling stations are far from their homes.
09:55
09:55

Voting Delayed in Entebbe Municipal Council Residual Elections 1 1

The elections were cancelled last month after some political party symbols were mixed up. Peter Ssebuwufu Kitaka, the National Unity Platform-NUP party candidate was attached to the Forum for Democratic Change-FDC key symbol.
18:18
18:18

Heavy Security Deployment in Entebbe in Anticipation of Protests 3 2

The Kampala Metropolitan Police Spokesperson Patrick Onyango says that the deployment follows reports of planned protests by a section of residents.
16:25
16:25

Losers of Entebbe Municipality Mayoral Race to Petition Court 4 2

Kayanja has contested the results and plans to file a petition to the court.
11:42
11:42

Slain NRM Village Chairman's Wife Recounts His Last Hours 7 2

Nakyeyune, Kyeyune's sister wants the government to compensate his wife Nakanwagi because Kyeyune died on duty, "defending NRM's votes". Charles Kabagambe who was leading the protestors insists that Kyeyune took the bullet intended for Mutebi Kabwama, NRM's flag bearer in the Entebbe Municipality mayoral race, and described how the killer soldier calmly took aim from his sitting position on the patrol pick-up.
19:43
19:43

State Withdraws Case of Defacing Posters Against CAA Human Resource Boss 1

Mbagaya reportedly sanctioned the removal of President Yoweri Museveni's campaign posters which were pinned at the civil aviation head offices at Entebbe Airport, in contravention of section 78 of the Presidential Elections Act.
13:12
13:12

National Isolation Centre Renovation Works Resume 4 1

Eng. George Otim, the commissioner health infrastructure at the health ministry says that the works are expected to be completed by March this year.
11:13
11:13

Candidates, Voters in Entebbe Ignore COVID-19 SOPs on Last Day of Campaigns 6 7

On Saturday, as candidates conducted the final lap of the campaigns, some of them struggled to control the crowds and eventually addressed more than 200 people. They disregarded the other standard operating procedures such as wearing a face mask, and avoiding handshakes and hugs. He also disregarded the other standard operating procedures such as properly wearing a face mask, and avoiding handshakes and hugs, Mutebi instead wore his face mask around his neck, hugged and shook hands with voters.
20:48
20:48

NRM Candidates Storm State House Over Delayed Facilitation 2 1

The candidates, from Kiruhura, Mbarara, Jinja and Mbale arrived by 7am in Entebbe, camped at the Municipal offices until after 4pm when they tried to access State House.
11:21
11:21

Solicitor General Clears New Contractor for Entebbe National Isolation Center Renovations 1 2

The Solicitor General cleared the award of the contract after approval from the World Bank that is funding the project.
18:36
18:36

Operation of Entebbe Hospital Oxygen Plant Delayed Due to High Power Voltage 5 6

Eng. George Otim, the Commissioner Health Services Infrastructure in the MOH says the contractor, Silverbacks Pharmacy Ltd has asked for time to get a voltage stabiliser to address the high power voltage challenge.
16:45
16:45

NUP's Nassuna Confident of Winning Entebbe Municipal Mayoral Race 5 2

Nassuna is the only female candidate in the race that attracted six contenders. Her rivals include the incumbent Vincent Kayanja De Paul (Democratic Party), Michael Mutebi from the ruling National Resistance Movement-NRM, Kenneth Ssimbwa of the Alliance for National Transformation, Fabrice Rulinda, an NRM leaning Independent and former MP Mohamed Kawuma.
10:18
10:18

Museveni Assures NRM Supporters of Security 1 3

Addressing voters in Wakiso and Kampala on radio and TV on Tuesday night, Museveni said that he had received information that some NRM flag bearers and supporters have received death threats.
18:52
18:52

We were Wise Not To Buy Boeing Aircrafts-Museveni 2 3

According to Museveni, the government had initially wanted to buy Boeing 737 Max airliners but due to God's guidance and wisdom, the technical team opted for Airbus.
14:29
14:29

Uganda Airlines' First Airbus to Start Flights End of January 2021 1

The aircraft is currently being disinfected and will thereafter go through the water salute ritual before its unveiled and received by invited guests at Entebbe Airport
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