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Road to 2021 Polls


Key Highlights: Mr. Omino Tom tells TND News he’s ready to replace party President, Jimmy Akena in the coming party elections.He has been Mr. Jimmy Akena’s personal and political assistant from 2008 to 2018.Says he going to take UPC once elected its party President from Uganda House to the villagers [grassroots].Tells TND News UPC last …

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Kole – Eddy Morris Ogweng, a philanthropist, a farmer and politician on Tuesday launched his first NRM consultative meeting as he prepares to race for Kole South Member of Parliament in the 2021 polls. He was welcomed by Mr Ebong James Okalo, the NRM party chairman for Kole district and party delegates. The meeting took …

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The 2021 political campaigns for leaders to retain or reclaim seats have rapidly started even with electoral commission [EC] yet to come out with a road-map. Ahead of next general elections – many people are expecting it to be the fieriest ever, across the country, some political hopefuls interested in different offices have kicked off …

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Alebtong – Every after five years in Lango sub-region, some politicians find attractive sobriquet to use in order to enthuse and draw electorates closer to them. In the 2016 general elections, Erute County North had a woman who was called “Gwok Adako Dang Mako” literally meaning “even a female dog can catch”. Even with such …

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Lira – Uganda Peoples’ Congress [UPC] party led by Lira Municipality MP, Jimmy Akena is not sure it will actively participate in the 2021 presidential [general] polls. Akena and his entire UPC team are interested first in mobilising Ugandans and gaining grassroots support, countrywide. And with her National Delegates Conference yet to assemble this year, …

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In recent years, demands for power [leadership change] in Uganda took greater times with seekers coming out to form a pressure group – the ‘People Power Movement’. The People Power [Movement] was founded by Uganda’s and now global persona – pop star turned musician, Bobi Wine and those who accept as true his ideas. The …

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|Teargas, bullets were used by Police on Monday to calm People Power fans after Bobi Wine and his team were arrested and taken to Kasangati Police Station in Wakiso district. Lira- By projection, year 2020 seems a big ‘battle year’ for People Power and her chief leader, Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu widely known as Bobi Wine. …

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Kampala – The Kyandondo East Member of Parliament Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu aka Bobi Wine will be in Lira Town next week. Mr. Wine, who has declared interest to contest for Presidency in the 2021 general polls, made the announcement on his social media account, Friday afternoon. The announcement was also confirmed by People Power spokeperson, …

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Alebtong – With 2021 polls drawing closer, Denis Hamson Obua ‘Ajuri’s’ main challenger, Mr. Obal Daniel has sent his congratulatory message to the Ajuri County MP. In his messages via Twitter and Facebook, Obal, who has shown interest to defeat MP Obua in 2021 polls, urges the incumbent to use his new portfolio to leave …

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The 2021 political races are getting hotter and fierier each day. Those trounced in the last elections have nursed their wounds and are yet again ready to face the challenge. In that notion, coupled with realities, the Lira politics has been for attention-grabbing, backbiting and ‘money speaking for itself’. George Mawa, the former councillor, representing …

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