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Bobi Wine Wins Kyadondo East Vote robert kyagulanyi 2 1

Musician Robert Kyagulanyi has won the Kyadondo East parliamentary by-election with 25,659 votes. Apollo Kantinti polled 1,832 while Sebalu got 4,556 votes. Other candidates were Muwada Nkunyingi who got 575 and Male Kayongo Sowedi who managed only 377 votes.
21:42
21:42

Celebrations As Christians Welcome Archbishop Nkoyoyo 4 1

Retired Archbishop Livingstone Mpalanyi Nkoyoyo told church before offering his blessing that his sickness journey has been painful but full of hope. He particularly thanked the Kabaka of Buganda Ronald Muwenda Mutebi, the government and church leaders for the support extended to his treatment.
21:34
21:34

Photos: Bobi Wine Supporters Fill Kasangati Trading Centre excitement

Musician Robert Kyagulanyi looks set to win the Kyadondo East parliamentary seat with provisional results putting ahead of his main rival, NRM party candidate William Sitenda Sebalu.
18:34
18:34

Kyadondo East Voters Upbeat as Vote Counting Underway muwada nkunyingi 1

Voters in Kyadondo East are upbeat as they await the outcome of todays by-election for the area Member of Parliament. Vote counting underway in the different polling stations in an election that may be remembered for the ugly scenes earlier in the day as voters clashed with the police over allegations of ballot stuffing. Some of the results indicate that Independent candidate Robert Kyagulanyi alias Bobi Wine is headed for a big win.
18:28
18:28

Leaders Demand For Youth Development Bank 5 1

Solomon Kasaija, the Fort Portal district Youth Chairperson, says that unlike the Youth Livelihood Programme, the proposed Youth development Bank has better chances of reaching youths at the grass roots.
17:56
17:56

How Makerere VC Search Committee Settled for Nawangwe makerere university 1

Prof. Barnabas Nawangwe is just a step away from becoming Makerere Vice Chancellor after the University Council voted him overwhelmingly as the best candidate for the job. According to the Search Committee, to arrive at its findings the search process included meetings, review, and analysis of documents, face-to-face interviews, and public presentations in addition to background checks on applicants.
17:43
17:43

Driver Accuses SFC Officer for Assault

Madina Najuma, the mother of Kasozi wants police to expedite inquiries into the assault case and bring the officer to book. She also wants police to recover the Shillings 1.5 million that her son was carrying and went missing when after he was attacked by Kovico.
17:16
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Acholi MPs Warn Madhvani on 'Irregular Land Takeover' apaa land wrangles 2 1

Members of the Acholi Parliamentary Group have vowed to fight what they called irregular takeover of land in Amuru district by the Madhvani owned Kakira Sugar Works. The legislators claim that the sugar company is holding dishonest negotiations with cultural leaders in the district to acquire 40,000 hectares of land for sugarcane growing.
17:05
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Security Guard Held for Theft of Gulu Radio Equipment 2

Police picked up Patrick Ouma, a security guard overseeing MTN mast at Moro Hill in Opit trading centre in connection with the theft of radio equipment belonging to Radio Maria in Gulu district.
16:32
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Fire Guts Kalangala House uganda jua kali 1

Chris Yashaba, the Officer in Charge of the Criminal Investigations Department at Kalangala Police Station, has asked residents who can afford to buy fire extinguishers.
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Makerere: Prof Ddumba Congratulates Nawangwe 1 Top story

Outgoing Makerere University vice chancellor, Professor John Ddumba-Ssentamu, has written to Professor Barnabas Nawangwe, the man who looks set to take over from him in August this year.
15:17
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Kyadondo East Polls: Police Fire Bullets four held 1 Top story

Police spokesperson, Asan Kasingye, said they picked up the youths for engaging in election violence contrary to electoral laws. Kasingye said the youths will be charged with the relevant offenses investigations are complete.
15:17
15:17

We Need To Stop FUS Rabat – Mutebi mike hillary mutebi 1 Top story

KCCA FC head coach Mike Hillary Mutebi has said his team needs to pick a win against FUS Rabat on Sunday to brighten their chances of making it to the quarter finals of the 2017 Total Confederations Cup.
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14:49

Land Dispute Stalls Establishment of Alebtong University 2 1

Dickens Odongo, the former Alebtong LC V chairperson, accuses some local politicians he didnt disclose of hiding behind residents to frustrate the development.
14:10
14:10

FAO Makes Case for Youth Funding at Climate Change Conference 3 2

There is need for the various national and international organisations to invest and refocus the youth towards smart agriculture to curb the unemployment, the Country Representative of the Food Agriculture Organization- FAO has said.
13:31
13:31

Muwada Held for Stirring Chaos at Polling Station 1

Frank Mwesigwa, the Kampala Metropolitan Police Commander, says Nkunyingi was picked up when he tried to stir trouble at Kitezi Disabled Primary school polling station.
13:05
13:05

Low Voter Turn up in Kyaddondo East By-Elections 1

Darius Mugisha, a voter said that some of the voters were tossed up and down due to lack of voter location slips and national identity cards although their names were on the register.
12:51
12:51

Rigging Allegations Emerge in Kyaddondo East Vote election violence 1

There is heavy police deployment at Kasangati Resort Centre following claims by supporters of Robert Kyagulanyi that there is vote-rigging taking place there.
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Makerere Council Votes Overwhelmingly For Professor Nawangwe makerere university 1 Top story

Speaking to URN this morning, Dr. Etyem said they will forward the names of Prof. Nawangwe and Prof. Baryamureeba to the chancellor, Dr. Ezra Suruma to make his pick for the post of Vice Chancellor.
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EC: Kantinti Not Registered Voter in Kyadondo East 1 1

Jotham Taremwa, the Electoral Commission spokesperson, says Apollo Katinti is a registered voter in Mukono and not Kyadondo East where he is contesting for election as area Member of Parliament.
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