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11:37
11:37

Attan Justifies Soroti East Election Petition Soroti City 1

Okia rejected the July 28, 2022 poll results promising to seek legal redress. This is the first time Okia, who has been running in the Soroti parliamentary race since 2011 is running to court.
07:11
07:11

ICU Leaders Defy Court Orders Paul Sande Emolot 1 1

When contacted by our reporter, Omome said that they have defied the court decision because it is biased. Omome and other members of Emolot’s leadership argue that while the court has barred them from conducting any cultural activities, the other faction led by William Alloch, the Chairperson of ICU Founder members is progressing with their cultural activities.
10:25
10:25

Court Summons MP Ariko Over Soroti East Election Petition soroti high court 1

The by-election that was characterized by scenes of violence and irregularities in the polling saw Ariko win with 9,407 votes against Attan’s 8,771 votes.
07:53
07:53

Teso Leaders Boycott ICU Peace Prayers icu woes 2 1

The interdenominational prayers that were expected to draw a cross-section of religious leaders from Uganda, Kenya, South Sudan, and other parts of the world only gathered a few members at ICU offices. This forced the prayer that was supposed to commence at 9:00 am to start past 12:00 pm.
12:23
12:23

New Teso Cultural Leader Faces Criticism for Engaging in Partisan Politics Paul Sande Emolot 3 1

Emolot came under the spotlight after negotiating for the alleged withdrawal of the National Unity Platform- NUP candidate Joseph Okoboi Opolot during the Gogonyo County by-election in Pallisa district early this month.
11:31
11:31

Religious Leaders Seek Divine Intervention for Teso Cultural Woes Paul Sande Emolot 3 1

A cross-section of religious leaders drawn from Uganda and Kenya are leading the new drive which will start with an interdenominational prayer breakfast slated for August 20, 2022. This is informed by the sharp divisions that marred the succession processes of the former Emorimor, Augustine Osuban Lemukol who died in February 2022.
18:04
18:04

Mukula Blames Vice President Alupo Over NRM Divisions In Soroti City 1 2 Top story

Capt. Mike Mukula, the National Resistance Movement (NRM) party, Vice-Chairperson, Eastern Region, has blamed the Vice President, Rtd. Major Jesca Alupo for ignoring the main NRM campaign task-force during the Soroti East by-election and chose to work in isolation.
12:43
12:43

We Have Liberated Soroti from Opposition-Ariko Soroti City 4 1

The comments by Ariko, a member of the ruling National Resistance Movement-NRM party follow his victory in a by-election held on Thursday. He polled 9, 407 votes and defeated his closest rival Moses Attan Okia who had 8,771 votes while Pascal Amuriat, the Uganda Peoples’ Congress-UPC party candidate got 115 votes.
22:38
22:38

Herbert Edmund Ariko Wins Soroti East By-election Soroti City 2 1 Top story

Ariko garnered 9,407 votes against Attan’s 8,771 votes. The Uganda Peoples’ Congress candidate, Pascal Amuriat got 115 votes.
07:28
07:28

Numberless Vehicles, Roadblocks Increase Soroti as Polls Open Soroti City 2 2

During the candidate's briefing by the Electoral Commission and security agencies at Soroti University on Wednesday evening, Nathan Nandala Mafabi, the FDC Secretary General tasked the commission and security heads to explain why the numberless vehicles are on the streets.
17:44
17:44

Soroti East Receives Voting Materials Ahead of By-election Soroti City 2 1

The materials include registers, ballot boxes, Ballot papers, Biometric Voter Verification Kits, and basins among others.
07:22
07:22

Kyagulanyi Rallies Support for FDC Candidate Soroti City 1 2

Kyagulanyi joined Atan's last campaign rally in Moruapesur ward on Tuesday evening. He said that the opposition parties are stronger together and will work hard to ensure that Attan reclaims his seat.
22:42
22:42

NUP, FDC Coordinators Cross To NRM In Soroti 2 1

The coordinators announced that they have crossed today in the presence of President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni in Moruapesur Primary school during his campaign for the NRM candidate Herbert Edmond Ariko.
17:41
17:41

Former NUP Aspirants Join NRM Soroti City 3 1

Asio said that their decision to cross to the ruling party was informed by the NUP’s decision to back the FDC’s Moses Attan Okia for the Soroti East by- election without consulting the party members on the ground. Asio who came last with 596 votes in the Soroti City Woman MP race in 2021 general elections says she is demobilizing NUP for the NRM.
15:24
15:24

Soroti East By-Election: NRM Camp Struggling to Mend Cracks Ahead of Polls Capt. Mike Mukula 2 1

Trouble started in June as the party embarked on sourcing a new flag bearer after abandoning Jimmy Ekemu, who represented the party in the 2020 polls. According to the NRM Constitution, the flag bearer serves for a term of five years in office, unless terminated on legal grounds.
07:32
07:32

Soroti East By- Election: VP Alupo Pleads with Voters to Support NRM Candidate Soroti City 2 1

Alupo joins a host of other government officials including the Prime Minister, Robbinah Nabbanja, the Deputy Speaker of Parliament, Thomas Tayebwa, and the NRM bigwigs who have camped in Soroti to rally support for the NRM candidate.
20:16
20:16

Besigye Beats Security, Campaigns in Soroti Soroti City 1

Besigye is reported to have been intercepted by the police at Igar fuel station in Jinja City on his way to Soroti on Sunday morning.
09:02
09:02

Soroti East By- Election: UPC Candidate Fails to Campaign in Five Wards Soroti City 1 1

On Thursday, Amuriat called off his first-day campaigns in Opiyai, Kengere, and Pioneer wards following the death of the UPC councilor in Opiyai ward. He again failed to turn up for the second day of campaigns at Kichinjaji and Akisim wards.
18:15
18:15

Soroti East By- Election: UPC Candidate Delays Campaign Start Soroti City 1 1

According to the campaign roadmap, Amuriat was expected to launch his campaigns in Opiyai ward in line with the harmonized program issued by the Electoral Commission on Wednesday.
18:09
18:09

Soroti East By-election: NRM Candidate Starts Door-to Door Campaigns 3 2

Ariko reached out to voters in their homes and business premises.
Oct 184 results