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Erias Lukwago roasted for a photo seen cleaning trenches

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Erias Lukwago roasted for a photo seen cleaning trenches. Whisper Eye Reports.

Kampala Lord Mayor Haji Erias Lukwago has been roasted by Kampala residents after a photo emerged with him cleaning a trench.

Haji Lukwago who has been a Lord Mayor for Kampala making 10 years in office, has been criticised for failing to fix the challenge of dirty trenches in the city.

Exclusive: Equal Opportunities Commission Joel Cox Ojuko scrambles to immediately take over the office of EOC chairperson Sylvia Ntambi

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Exclusive:  Equal Opportunities Commission Joel Cox Ojuko
scrambles  to immediately take over the office of EOC chairperson Sylvia Ntambi. Whisper Eye Reports

Office battle is ranging at the helm of the Equal Opportunities Commission as the Vice Chairperson Joel Cox Ojuko wants badly to takeover and perform the duties of the chairperson of the equal opportunities commission Sylvia Ntambi without any delay.

Ntambi who refused to sign a multi billon tender with Kampala Kingdom which would see EOC pay taxpayers money  207 million shillings monthly to Kingdom Kampala in a rent deal has since been dragged to Anti-corruption court by state house Anti-corruption unit led by Edith Nakalema.

Bunyoro Kitara Kingdom rejects new Hoima DPC Alex Maine who teargased Bishop Kaggwa and Mbogo clan leaders in Mityana

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Bunyoro Kitara Kingdom rejects new Hoima DPC Alex Maine who was transferred from Mityana. Whisper Eye Reports

Bunyoro Kitara Kingdom authorities hace totally rejected the deployment of Mr Alex Mwine in Hoima as District Police commander.

This afternoon, the Bunyoro Kitara Kingdom Prime Minister Owek Andrew Byakutaga while addressing media said the Kingdom rejects the deployment of Mr Mwine who has a record of questionable discipline.

Pastor Yiga is a live and kicking lets pray for his quick recovery, says Family

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Pastor Yiga is alive and pray for his quick recovery, says Revival Church. Whisper Eye Reports

 Kawaala based pastor Yiga Augustine is alive.

Revival church has dismissed various online media reports that its senior Pastor Augustine Yiga is dead.

Lessons on poverty from Covid-19 By Andrew M. Mwenda

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It is seven months since Uganda locked down due to COVID. The lesson I have learnt from the lockdown is not related to health but economics. It concerns the method we use to measure poverty (indirectly, wellbeing). Currently, the Uganda Bureau of Statistics (UBOS), like nearly all measurements of poverty elsewhere in the world, relies on income. COVID has taught us that income can sometimes be a misleading indicator of wellbeing.

Ugànda Decides 2021: EC sets polling dates for MPs and local leaders

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EC sets polling dates for MPs and local leaders. Whisper Eye Reports

Uganda’s Electoral Commission has picked 14th Jan 2021 as the polling day for directly elected members of parliament and district Woman MPs.

The Commission says it will announce the date for Presidential Elections after nomination of 2021 Presidential candidates set for 2nd and 3rd November 2020 from 9am – 5pm at Kyambogo University Sports Grounds.

Below is the full Campaign Period of Members of Parliament and Local leaders.

  1. Parliamentary Elections: 9th Nov 2020 – 12th Jan 2021
    (Directly elected MPs and District woman MPs)
  2. City/ District Local Govt Councils: 9th Nov 2020 -18th Jan 2021
    (Lord Mayors, Mayors, Chairperson & Councilors)
  3. Municipality/City Division Chairpersons and Councilors: 9th Nov 2020 – 23rd Jan 2021
  4. Sub County/Town/Municipal Division Chairpersons and Councilors: 9th Nov 2020 – 01st Feb 2021

Uganda Decides 2021: Bobi Wine & 17 presidential aspirants forms under verification as Museveni cleared, says EC

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Uganda Decides 2021: Bobi Wine & 17 presidential aspirants forms under verification as Museveni cleared, says EC. Whisper Eye Reports

The  Electoral commission has released a list of all candidates that eye Uganda’s highest political seat a head of 2021 elections. 

According to EC its 19 candidates that have officially returned forms for verification to stand for Uganda’s presidency.

UPC promises support to all its candidates ahead of 2021 elections

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UPC promises support to all its candidates ahead of 2021 elections. Whisper Eye Reports

Uganda second oldest party the Uganda Peoples Congress  successfully concluded the nomination exercise of its candidates at both local government and parliamentary level for the 2021 general elections.

FDC’s Haji Erias Lukwago vows to sweep NRM , NUP & DP out of Buganda region

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FDC’s Haji Erias Lukwago vows to sweep NRM , NUP & DP out of Buganda region. Whisper Eye Reports

Opposition Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) has  appointed Salongo Erias Lukwago  the deputy chairperson of FDC task force in Buganda region.

FDC task force in Buganda region is headed by Rubaga Division mayor Owek. Joyce Julliet Nabbosa Ssebugwawo.

Justice Sekaana NUP ruling is illegal, says Male Mabirizi

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Justice Sekaana NUP ruling is illegal, says Male Mabirizi. Whisper Eye Reports

City Lawyer Male H. Mabirizi K. Kiwanuka disagree with Justice Musa Sekaana’s ruling in the National Unity Platform (NUP) Party case.

Mr Mabirizi has wrote a statement reacting on the verdict that has given NUP party current leadership victory after High Court confirms that it was legally registered and dismissed the case with costs.