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EC’s banning of recording devices at polling stations is aimed at rigging votes- Fr Gaetano

EC’s banning of recording devices at polling stations is aimed at rigging votes- Fr Gaetano By Richard Akandwanaho The vice Chairperson of Kick Corruption out of Uganda Rev Fr Gaetano Batanyenda has said that the Electoral Commission’s banning of all recording devices at polling station is aimed at rigging this Thursday’s elections. Initially, the Electoral […]

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Kigezi region NUP coordinator, 37 others cross to NRM

Kigezi region NUP coordinator, 37 others cross to NRM By Richard Akandwanaho The National Unity Platform (NUP) coordinator for Kigezi region and flag bearer for Rubanda East Constituency Member of Parliament, Jasper Ayebare has crossed to the ruling National Resistance Movement, three days to the voting day. Ayebare crossed to NRM at a function held […]

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EC should disqualify Museveni for bribing Voters-Fr Gaetano

EC should disqualify Museveni for bribing Voters-Fr Gaetano By Richard Akandwanaho The Chairperson of the Interreligious Council of Kigezi Rev Fr Gaetano Batanyenda has asked Uganda’s Electoral Commission to disqualify NRM’s Presidential candidate Yoweri Tibuhaburwa Museveni over voter bribery. In November last year, the National Resistance Movement (NRM) secretariat released at least sh24b for countrywide […]

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Museveni’s return to Kisoro was hypocritical, out of Bobi’s pressure.

Museveni’s return to Kisoro was hypocritical, out of Bobi’s pressure. By Richard Akandwanaho The Chairperson of Kigezi Interreligious Council Rev Fr Gaetano Batanyenda has said that President Museveni’s yesterday’s abrupt visit to Kisoro district was hypocritical and out of pressure from his NUP counterpart’s message to area residents. President Museveni early last month extended his […]

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Vicious Musasizi supporters block main Opponent, Police uses tear gas to disperse them

Vicious Musasizi supporters block main Opponent, Police uses tear gas to disperse them By Richard Akandwanaho Police in Rubanda district has this evening used tear gas to disperse atleast 20 supporters of the Rubanda East legislator Henry Musasizi who had blocked Jogo Kenneth Biryabarema, Musasizi’s main rival from accessing a campaign venue,. The vicious supporters […]

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I will use my first salary to purchase ambulances for my electorates- Jogo

I will use my first salary to purchase ambulances for my electorates- Jogo By Richard Akandwanaho The Rubanda East Constituency Member of Parliament hopeful Jogo Kenneth Biryabarema has promised to use his first salary as the area legislator if voted, to purchase ambulances to his electorates. An ambulance is a vehicle equipped to provide emergency […]

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Government should first compensate you before evicting from wetlands- Jogo

Government should first compensate you before evicting from wetlands- Jogo By Richard Akandwanaho The Rubanda East Constituency MP hopeful Jogo Kenneth Biryabarema has asked the government to first compensate people occupying wetlands before it can evict them. Jogo was yesterday speaking to his electorates in Hamurwa Town council Rubanda district. He said that due to […]

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Rubanda NRM Chairperson Hon Musasizi on spot over party facilitation cash

Rubanda NRM Chairperson Hon Musasizi on spot over party facilitation cash By Richard Akandwanaho National Resistance Movement (NRM) party leaders in Rubanda district on Tuesday evening clashed over facilitation cash towards boosting the party’s support and strength. Though the NRM Secretary General, Justine Kasule Lumumba revealed, that on 21st this month, the party released shillings […]

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Vote a candidate’s manifesto and ability not the religion-Jogo to electorates

Vote a candidate’s manifesto and ability not the religion-Jogo to electorates By Richard Akandwanaho The Rubanda East Constituency Independent MP aspirant Jogo Kenneth Biryabarema has asked his electorates to consider a candidate’s manifesto and abilities not their religions as they vote for their representative in the coming 14th general elections. Speaking during a scientific campaign […]

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Rubanda priest under fire for segregating Parishioners

By John Musinguzi apearlnews.com The parish priest of Kakore Catholic Parish in Kabale diocese Rev Fr Herbert Agaba is on spot for refusing to baptise one of his parishioner’s child accusing the couple of voting for an Anglican candidate in the concluded NRM primary elections. Rev Fr Agaba is known to be a staunch supporter […]