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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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Fr Gaetano condemns Bobi Wine’s arrest, calls for action and calmness

By Richard Akandwanaho The Chairperson of Kigezi Intereligious Council Rev Fr Gaetano Batanyenda has condemned the brutal arrest and detention of NUP Presidential candidate Robert Kyagulanyi alias Bobi Wine saying his arrest is a clear manifestation of partisan security agencies in Uganda. Batanyenda speaking during a press conference at Miami Guest House in Kabale municipality […]

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Voter bribery, arrests, intimidation rocks Kabale Parish youth elections.

By Richard Akandwanaho Complaints of voter bribery, intimidation and arrests today rocked the ongoing parish youth general elections in Kabale district today. Voting according to electoral commission guidelines is by lining. The elected parish committee will conduct sub county level elections. However, youth voters subscribing to the opposition Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) party […]

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Protest as aspiring district councillor’s name misses from Yellow book

By Richard Akandwanaho Elijah Ninsiima, an aspiring candidate for the Ryakarimira Town Council District Councillor in the NRM primaries is missing from the area’s National Resistance Movement Voters’ register (Yellow book) Ninsiima was nominated for the seat, to battle March Boaz, the incumbent Rubaya Sub County councillor in Kabale district. Ryakarimira Town council was […]

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I can never apologise to Tana says Capt Mukula

By Richard Akandwanaho The National Resistance Movement (NRM) Vice Chairman for Eastern region, Capt Mike Mukula has said that he will never apologise for allegations of racism and sectarianism levelled against him by his rival, Sanjay Tana saying African problems must be addressed with African solutions and by true Africans. Sanjay Tanna contested as […]

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NRM launches pressure group to kidnap opposition supporters

By Moses Kusingura Team Thorough, a pressure group attached to National Resistance Movement (NRM) party has launched a team of youth to take the responsibility of kidnapping opposition supporters in Kigezi region so that they miss voting during 2021 general elections. The team was launched yesterday evening at Kirigime guest house in Kabale Municipality. […]

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‘Rebels’ attend NRM meeting.

Rebel Legislators including Buyaga West MP Barnabas Tinkansiimire,Lwemiyaga County MP Theodore Ssekikubo, Kabarole woman MP Ms Sylvia Rwabwogo and others have attended the National Executive Council (NEC) meeting of the ruling National Resistance Movement (NRM) at State House, Entebbe today Friday Jan 24,2020. The meetings started yesterday Jan 23, and they will end with a […]