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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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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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Jogo asks Rubanda East voters to shun oppressors

By Richard Akandwanaho apearlnews.com The Rubanda East Constituency Member of Parliament hopeful, Jogo Kenneth Biryabarema has cautioned voters in the constituency against entrusting their votes to self seekers and oppressors who prioritise personal benefits at the expense of the electorates’ voice and concerns. Biryabarema said this today speaking to Rubanda East electorates in Mpungu parish […]

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Cheating Mbarara man released by police

By Aaron Ainomugisha apearlnews.com Nyamitanga Police Station – CRR 38/2020 Criminal Trespass and Theft. On Sunday, 20/12/2020 case of criminal trespass and theft of money worth UGX5 million plus land agreements papers was registered at Nyamitanga police station by Birungi Michael,43,an accountant, resident of Kyera Cell Birere sub county in Isingiro district after finding Jerome […]

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Rubanda NRM Leaders Clash over being forced to support Musasizi

By APN Reporter Rubanda National Resistance Movement -(NRM) leaders on Friday evening clashed over forceful support to Henry Ariganyira Musasizi, Rubanda County East Member of Parliament flag bearer. This was during a meeting that was held at Bubaare sub-county primary school playground in Bubaare sub-county, Rubanda district.  The meeting organized by Musasizi who is the […]

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LG’s urged to improve disclosure in procurement

By Anthony Kushaba apearlnews.com Local governments in Uganda have been urged to embrace improved disclosure in public procurement if the value for money is to be realized. The call was on Friday made by Doreen Kyaze Mulema the manager of performance monitoring at Public Procurement and Disposal of Public Assets Authority – PPDA while speaking […]

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Missing gun recovered in Bugiri

By APN Reporter apearlnews.com The Police in Bugiri has recovered Riffle no UG POL 565823246 34729 with 28 rounds of ammunitions from Bugiri district in Kapyanga sub-county, Kagali village. The gun was stolen from No 40784 PC Omara Richard on 05/03/2020 at around 1900/C on his way to his beat (guarding Iganga Chief Magistrate). Since […]