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14:17
14:17

Mukono South Parliamentary Petition Set for Second Appeal Mukono South County 1

Kayondo, a member of the Democratic Party-DP was declared winner of the election held in January 2021 with a tally of 26,512 votes against Male’s 4,831 votes. But Male challenged the process and its outcome saying that Kayondo was nominated on an invalid paper, and hoodwinked voters by using colors, symbols, and slogans of the National Unity Platform during his campaigns.
15:51
15:51

High Court Dismisses Election Petition Against Nantaba Idah Erios Nantaba 2 1

On Friday, Justice Acellam Collins ruled that the petition against Nantaba is not competent because it was properly supported by the request signatures of 500 registered voters in Kayunga district as required by the law.
09:18
09:18

Witnesses Attached Mismatching Support Documents in Mukono Election Petition mukono high court 1 2

In the petition, Wilson Male, a candidate for the National Unity Platform accused Kayondo of voter bribery and using the National Unity Platform-NUP symbol and slogans on his campaign posters despite contesting a Democratic Party candidate in the January 2021 polls. Male says that this act did not only confuse voters but also affected the outcome of the polls.
10:39
10:39

Former ICT Minister Oblivious of EC Website Aidah Nantaba 2 2 Top story

One of the petitioner's lawyers, Gregory Byamukama asked Nantaba whether as the former ICT minister she was aware that one can use electronic ways to verify voter identification numbers on the EC website, but Nantaba denied saying such technology does not exist. Nantaba told court she was an ICT state minister from 2016-2020.
10:42
10:42

Former MP Fails to Mention the Law Governing Parliamentary Elections Aidah Nantaba 2 1

Kumama frankly told the court that although he knows what the electoral law says, he can't mention the specific law.
13:40
13:40

High Court Rejects Public Documents as Exhibits against Idah Nantaba mukono high court 4 1

Nantaba, an independent candidate garnered 47,725 votes to defeat six other candidates; Jackline Birungi Kobusingye, Margaret Nabirye, Nakaddu Brenda, Harriet Nakweede, Agatha Nalubwama and Lydia Wabuza in the race. Her closest challenger Harriet Nakweede had 37,117 votes.
11:08
11:08

Petitioner Struggles to Justify Bribery Claims Against Mukono South MP 2 2

In his petition, Male accuses Kayondo, who ran on the Democratic Party ticket of voter bribery and using the National Unity Platform-NUP symbol and slogans on his campaign posters in the January 2021 polls.
15:37
15:37

NUP Woman Seeks to Nullify Nantaba's Victory in Kayunga 1 2

She claims that the voting and tallying process were characterized by several irregularities such as falsification of results that led to the declaration of wrong results in favour the respondent.
17:18
17:18

Police Halts Voting at Mukono Polling Station 4

Upon examination of the voter’s register, police discovered and polling agents of several opposition candidates discovered a mismatch between the voting data recorded by the Biometric machines and that on the voter’s registrar.
14:43
14:43

Two Presiding Officers Arrested in Lugazi for Ballot Stuffing 1 1

The two stations are Moneko and Kololo-Luseeta all in Kawolo division. Presiding officers for Moneko Henry Kafuko and Sula Muganga for Kololo have been arrested with three boxes each full of pre-ticked ballot papers.
16:43
16:43

Don't Blame Party Loss on Buganda-Mukono NRM Mobilizers 1 3

MP Ssekitoleko attributed the loss of the party to lack of will to address issues affecting the electorate. He cited lack of clean water, improved roads, employment for youths and proper health services.
19:18
19:18

NUP Wins Mukono, Buikwe, Kayunga LC5 Seats 1 1

In Mukono, the former Member of Parliament for Mukono North and South constituency Rev Dr Peter Bakaluba Mukasa was declared the winner with 73,815 votes. Mukasa who contested on the NUP party ticket defeated the NRM party candidate Haji Harunah Ssemakula with 25,202 votes.
11:09
11:09

Mukono Residents Yet to Receive Voter Location Slips 1 3

Ronald Ssenabulya a resident at Mukono Municipality says slips should be availed to voters on time to avoid chaos on the Election Day.
18:10
18:10

Three In Trouble for Assaulting NRM Mobilizers in Mukono 2 1 Top story

The Deputy Kampala Metropolitan Police, Luke Owesigire, says the attackers were armed with machetes, hoes, stones and sticks. They reportedly injured three people including Nuru Naluyima, Sandra Naiga and Ronald Masanso.
09:26
09:26

Mukono District NRM Youth Candidate In Trouble for Doctoring Age 1 1

According to the enrollment form obtained by URN, Kyeswa registered for the national ID on August 17, 2014, indicating that he was born in 1986 meaning that he is 34 years now. He, however, registered for the second time in August 2019 indicating that he was born in 1991, which makes him 29-years-old.
18:02
18:02

Kiwanuka's Supporters Were Arrested for Defacing Campaign Posters-Onyango Mukono North County 1 1 Top story

Robert Kato and Daniel Mutebi were picked up on Saturday and locked up at Mukono central police station where they are said to have been tortured leading to their admission at CPR Medical Center in critical condition.
08:50
08:50

2 Confirmed Dead After Teargassed Van Rolling in Buikwe NUP 2 3 Top story

Robert Kyagulanyi, the NUP presidential candidate has appealed to the public to forgive most of the police officers that treat them inhumanely, saying they are only working on the orders of their superiors.
13:49
13:49

Six NUP Supporters In Bad Accident After Being Teargassed 1

One survivor Margret Ssimbwa, the wife of the Nakifuma County NUP flag bearer Fred Ssimbwa, says the driver has lost control after police firing tear gas to deter them from following Kyagulanyi.
10:31
10:31

Police Fires Teargas, Live Bullets to Disperse NUP Supporters in Mukono 1

NUP Presidential Candidate, Robert Kyagulanyi who is campaigning in Mukono and Buikwe districts used Gayaza-Bugerere road on his way to Mukono.
19:57
19:57

Bickering Frustrates NRM Joint Campaigns in Mukono NUP 1 2

Unlike the opposition candidates who are campaigning jointly, each NRM candidate is campaigning separately after a series of bickering and wrangles, some of which can be traced to the party primaries held earlier.
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