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18:11
18:11

Tarmacking of Kayunga TC-Galiraaya Road Hangs in Balance 1 3

Despite the cries by residents complaining of too much dust, potholes and accidents caused by sugarcane trucks, the State Minister for Finance and Planning, Amos Lugoloobi says tarmacking the road is currently unsustainable
11:22
11:22

Kayunga Community Mourns Hajji Mutumba

Although the exact cause of his death is still unknown, Kayunga LC V Chairperson, Andrew Muwonge, says that reports coming in attribute his death to hypertension and diabetes.
18:01
18:01

Gov't's Plan to Re-settle Displaced People Around Lake Kyoga Yet to Kick off Kyedikyo Camp 3 1

In September last year, Prime Minister Robinah Nabbanja instructed Kayunga district local government to work closely with her office to conduct a valuation of the land hosting the affected households so as to purchase it.
18:14
18:14

Kyedikyo Settlement Camp: Children Abandon School to Look for Food Kyedikyo Camp 2 2 Top story

Kitaka Sserwadda, the Chairperson of Kyedikyo settlement camp, says that pregnant women, children, and the elderly are most affected by hunger. He explains that due to severe hunger, no single child has returned to school as they have decided to stay home to assist their parents to look for food.
13:10
13:10

Residents Decry Delayed Completion of Sezibwa Bridge 3 1

In 2019, the Ministry of Works and Transport, contracted Omega Construction Ltd to build the road and the bridge over River Ssezibwa at 21 Billion Shillings. It was supposed to be completed within 18 months, but the contractor was granted a six-month extension.
17:20
17:20

Kayunga Regional Referral Hospital Gets Oxygen Plant UNICEF 4 2

Eng. Steven Kimera, the Chief Executive Officer of private firm Genome, which installed the plant in February this year, says it has a double air filtration system that enables it to produce non-contaminated oxygen.
15:58
15:58

Heavy Security Deployment in Kayunga in Anticipation of Protests 4 2

After Muwonge was announced winner, security personnel were deployed in Kayunga town council, Kangulumira, Busaana, and Kitimbwa town. The District Police Commander Felix Mugizi, says that they have received information that Nakwede’s supporters are planning to protest.
10:51
10:51

NRM's Andrew Muwonge Wins Kayunga LCV By-election 1

Muwonge garnered 31,830 votes while his closest rival and National Unity Platform-NIP candidate Harriet Nakwede got 31,308 votes.
09:14
09:14

NUP Candidate Protests Delayed Declaration of Results in Kayunga

Preliminary results indicate that Nakwede is leading with 35,212 votes followed by her National Resistance Movement challenger Andrew Muwonge with 20,661 votes. Independent candidates Majid Nyanzi has 1,499, Jamir Kamoga 513, Boniface Bandikubi 468 and Anthony Waddimba for DP scoring 519.
15:53
15:53

Kayunga By-election: Candidates Ask EC to Disregard Results from Chaotic Sub Counties

According to the candidates, various cases of electoral mal-practices involving ballot stuffing, voter intimidation, and arrest of National Unity Platform-NUP polling agents have been reported in Bbaale, Kayonza, Kitimbwa, Kangurumira, Nazigo, and Kayunga sub-counties.
12:17
12:17

Ballot Stuffing: Voting Halted at Three Kayunga Polling Stations 2 4

At Kangulumira specifically Nakyesanja polling station, the box was stuffed with over 462 ballot papers before even the bio-metric machine was brought to the station.
07:57
07:57

Kayunga By-election: Three NUP MPs, Coordinators Arrested on Election Eve

Among those arrested is Daily Monitor Journalist, Michael Kakumirizi who had traveled to spend a night at Kayunga but was picked upon arrival, Julius Mutebi, the Mayor Kira Municipality, and Nakwede’s campaign manager, Ben Kyobe.
17:34
17:34

Kayunga By-elections: EC Asks Candidates to Deploy Two Agents at Polling Station, Tally Center 4 1

During a meeting with candidates and their agents on Wednesday, the EC Chairperson Justice Simon Byabakama, said that to avoid violence only two agents of the candidates will be allowed at each polling station and two will access the tally center.
14:19
14:19

Delayed Fulfillment of Pledges Haunts Kayunga LCV NRM Candidate Kayunga By-election 2 1

In September, Prime Minister Robinah Nabbanja visited Galiraya and Bbaale and promised to provide boats to aid free transportation of people across flooded areas.
09:16
09:16

Seven NUP Supporters Arrested in Kayunga FDC 3 1

On Tuesday, security personnel fired live bullets and teargas to disperse hundreds of NUP supporters in Kayunga Town Council who were protesting the cancelation of the final campaigns of Harriet Nakwede.
18:35
18:35

Museveni Praises Nantaba, Defends Government on Delayed Fulfilment of Pledges in Kayunga Kayunga By-election 2 1

About land wrangles Museveni reveals learning that NRM leaders such as Moses Kaliisa Karangwa and the candidate are fueling some of the wrangles. He praised the District Woman Member of Parliament Idah Erios Nantaba, for following up the process of titles, securing land titles for 1,000 residents.
10:36
10:36

Kayunga By-Election: Police Impound NUP Candidate's Sound Truck 1

Harriet Nakwede, the NUP candidate for the Kayunga LC V Chairperson seat, accuses police of impounding her sound truck to sabotage her final campaigns fearing the presence of her Party principal, Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu.
07:20
07:20

Police, UPDF Deploy Heavily in Kayunga Ahead of By-election Kayunga By-election 1 2

Ssempala Kigozi, the Kayunga Resident District Commissioner-RDC notes that the deployment is intended to maintain stability in the by-election and secure the President’s visit to the district today to drum support for the NRM candidate, Andrew Muwonge.
06:43
06:43

NUP Camp Protests Decision to Block Kyagulanyi from Campaigning in Kayunga Kayunga By-election 3 1

She says that the decision to allow president, Yoweri Museveni to canvas support for her NRM rival and block Kyagulanyi from doing the same for her is a sign of unfairness.
14:07
14:07

Mukono Diocese Bishop Warns Politicians in Kayunga Against Voter Bribery 2 1

According to Bishop Ssebaggala, leadership comes from God and is never bought advising those intending to secure votes through splashing money to instead invest it in development projects benefiting the entire country.
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