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09:49
09:49

UPDF to Investigate Soldiers Hired to Terrorize Opponents 2021 elections 6 1

The Committee Vice-Chairperson, Agnes Taaka Wejuli told the delegation that they had received several complaints against the army including excessive use of force, disruption of rallies, arbitrary arrests and detention in military facilities.
15:34
15:34

Kwania North Loser Withdraws Election Petition

Last month, James Onguu Tar who contested on the National Resistance Movement-NRM party ticket petitioned the court seeking annulment of Okae’s victory. He claims that the elections were characterised by irregularities.
10:35
10:35

Tricks and Loopholes for Stealing Elections at Grassroots Disclosed Presiding Officers 1 1

Nakisekka, the incumbent Masaka district Vice-Chairperson who however unsuccessfully for Masaka City female councilor representing Nyendo-Mukungwe Division, argues that the tendency of assigning staff permanent stations of work throughout the election process abets malpractice.
10:25
10:25

FDC To Meet its Elected MPs Over Speakership Race 2

John Kikonyogo, the deputy party spokesperson said that although there are two people who have expressed interest in contesting for the office of speaker and deputy speaker respectively, the party is yet to agree on a candidate they will be supporting. Kikonyogo said the role of choosing the party flagbearers is solely vested in the hands of the party Electoral Commission led by Toterebuka Bamwenda.
07:20
07:20

Join Political Party to Fight Corruption- Mugisha Muntu Gen. Mugisha Muntu 4 1

Speaking about his countrywide trips, Muntu said they will not only help him to mobilize people to join ANT but will also help him to mobilize financial resources to fund their activities.
10:33
10:33

We Need to Move Away from Politics of Survival- Muntu Soroti district 3 1 Top story

Muntu made the comment during the ANT post-election review in Soroti on Saturday while meeting candidates who participated in the 2021 general elections from Teso sub region. He noted that whereas elections are supposed to open gates for the fresh breed of leaders with development ideas, some of the politicians only join the arena to make ends meet.
17:07
17:07

Electoral Commission Acknolwedges Voter Education Shortfalls 3 1

Byabakama told the Human Rights Commitee of Parliament that although the election was a success on their part, the entire process was conducted amidst limitations, which could not allow them to reach Ugandans across the country. During the time, which was planned for voter education, gatherings were limited to only 70 people and later adjusted to accommodate 200 people.
10:40
10:40

Court Allows Bukimbiri County MP Loser to Serve Kwizera Through Media 3

Kabale High Court Judge, Justice Moses Kawumi Kazibwe, allowed Owebeyi to serve Kwizera through Daily Monitor or New Vision newspapers.
16:00
16:00

Dokolo East MP Wants Rival's Victory Overturned 1

"The mandatory vote recount would have led to a proper scrutiny of the votes in light of the difference of 11 Votes," reads the application.
15:34
15:34

Kadaga, Oulanyah Left Out of Kyankwanzi NRM Retreat 2

This development comes less than a week after President Museveni meeting both Kadaga and Oulanyah and allegedly asked them to stop campaigning for the speakership of the 11th parliament.
15:59
15:59

Virtual Campaign; Luwero Voters Still Don’t Know who They Voted For 6

A campaign in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic came with restrictions which among others, banned open-air campaigns and restricted campaign meetings at first to 70 people and later to 200 people. Candidates were advised to utilize media platforms for campaigns in order to keep coronavirus at bay.
15:17
15:17

NUP MPs-elect to Meet over Speaker’s Election 3

Although some members of NUP have already indicated that they will be supporting Kadaga, NUP deputy for central region Mathias Mpuuga said the party will have the final say to either support any of the candidate so far who have declared or come up with their own candidate.
18:55
18:55

Ssemujju Disappointed, But Not surprised by Opposition MPs Support for Kadaga 2

Kadaga is facing mounting competition from his deputy Jacob Oulanyah who some NRM bigwigs have portrayed as the candidate that is favoured by the party. On the other hand, Kadaga’s supporters look at Ssemujju’s candidature as unfavourable to her because most opposition MPs who would have voted for her might end up voting for Ssemujju.
17:04
17:04

NUP Leaders in Mukono Denounce Petition Challenging Victory of DP Candidate 2 1

Leaders including newly elected councillors and Members of Parliament elects led by the Greater Mukono Districts Coordinator Betty Nambooze have unanimously agreed not to support the petition claiming that the applicant did not consult them.
11:24
11:24

Bamunanika County MP Elect's Victory Challenged Voter Bribery 2 1

In his petition Matabi who is a boda boda rider accuses Ssekitoleko of bribing voters before and on polling day at villages of Buyondo, Sekamuli, Kalagala and Gayaza .
20:08
20:08

Three Election Petitions Registered at Lira High Court.

The parliamentary election petitions had to be filed in the High Court within 30 days after the Electoral Commission gazetted election results.
06:49
06:49

Voter Seeks to Overturn Victory of Ssekandi’s Rival Richard Ssebamala 2 Top story

Bazzanya, who identifies himself as a builder and businessman, contends that Ssebamala was not validly elected. He argues that the MP-elect through his agents with his full knowledge and consent committed several illegalities and electoral offences during campaigns contrary to the laws governing Parliamentary Election.
16:41
16:41

Human Rights Committee Tasks Police on Killed EC Staff election violence 2 1

Richardson Tabu, 29, a secretary at the Commission offices in Gulu was allegedly kidnapped on January 8, when he had stepped out of office in Senior Quarters for lunch. He was found dead a week later after an intensive search near Lagoon in Forest Ward, Gulu City East Division, and, instantly, the police commenced investigation to trace his killers.
14:47
14:47

Human Rights Committee Receives Lukewarm Reception in Gulu teargas 7 1

Monica Amoding, a member of the Committee and Woman MP for Kumi District raised concern about the composition of the meeting. She said that they may be consulting the wrong people.
11:58
11:58

Kibanzanga Wants Rival's Win Annulled 1 1

Kibanzanga polled 13,462 votes against Acrobat’s 13,897 votes in the general election held in January.
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