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18:45
18:45

Bushenyi Female Youth NRM Primaries Suspended Again 1 3

On Wednesday, Bushenyi NRM registrar, Archangel Barekye, says the voting was suspended because the youth who petitioned the party's electoral commission were demanding for the findings from the tribunal which were not yet ready.
18:41
18:41

Chameleone Chest Thumps: I'll Win Without NUP Ticket 3 4

In the weeks leading to today's nomination exercise, Mayanja was involved in a number of controversies in pursuit of the NUP flag, which he eventually failed to get and chose to contest as an independent candidate.
18:33
18:33

NUP's Nabillah Ssempala Vows to Unseat Lukwago as Kampala Lord Mayor Erias Lukwago 3 4

Naggayi was nominated this afternoon at the Kampala district electoral commission offices in Ntinda amidst enchantments of joy and ululations from people power, National Unity Platform-NUP supporters.
16:54
16:54

EC Sticks to Roadmap Despite Amendment of Local Gov't Election Act Paul Bukenya

On Tuesday, parliamentary fast-tracked an amendment to the Local Government Elections Act which capped the age of Sub County, municipal and division chairpersons to between 30 and 75.
15:56
15:56

Chaos at EC Offices as Police Battles Lukwago’s Supporters Erias Lukwago 8 3

Lukwago arrived at at the nomination centre at 1 p.m, amidst tight security. But the situation turned rowdy after police blocked the road with metallic barricades to stop the huge numbers of people he had come with. Many had been at the nomination centre earlier, to wait for his arrival.
15:41
15:41

Rukutana Opponent Accuses NRM EC Boss of Messing Rushenyi Elections Mwesigwa Rukutana 1

But Kabasharira accused Dr Odoi of lying that he visited the four contested villages, yet he was taken on a guided visit by Rukutana’s people. Her main point of contention is in four villages where she says results were either doctored or no elections were held at all. The four villages include; Nyakahita, Ruyonza, Rwakabira and Rugongi. “God of the heavens should help us because the chairman is not telling the truth,” said Kabasharira.
15:41
15:41

NRM Voters Shun Woman MP Primaries in Sembabule 2 1

According to the party guidelines issued on Tuesday, the voters were supposed to start by participating in the election of the constituency MPs after which they would proceed to vote for the women MP Aspirants. But many of the voters left the polling stations after the first process.
12:48
12:48

46 CSO's Accredited to Conduct 2021 Voter Education in Uganda 3

The 46 CSO’s include National NGO Forum, Africa Freedom of Information Centre, Inter Religious Council of Uganda (IRCU), Coalition Centre for Electoral Democracy (CCEDU), Centre for Basic Research, Action for Development (ACFODE) and Forum for Women in Democracy (FOWODE).
12:35
12:35

Heavy Deployment as Lord Mayoral Aspirants Seek Nomination Elections 2020 8 2

A police patrol vehicle, filled with police officers is packed in front of the entrance blocking access of non-authorised personnel. Entrance is, at the moment limited to aspirants and journalists, who are first scrutinised, while all the rest are advised to keep a safe distance, away from the nomination centre.
11:33
11:33

2000 Security Personnel Deployed as NRM Votes in Sembabule 1 1 Top story

Sembabule Resident District Commissioner Nickson Niwagaba says that they had deployed at least 200 police officers in each of the nine sub-counties to prevent eventualities similar to the ones that led to the cancellation of the polls on September 4, when violence erupted in many parts of the district.
07:38
07:38

Candidates Reject Use of National IDs in Sembabule NRM Primaries 3 1

According to the guidelines, all voters will have to present their National Identification-ID cards before they are allowed to vote.
19:52
19:52

Presidential Aspirants Cry Foul As Voters Overcharge Them For Signatures 3

As at 25th September 2020, 82 aspirants had collected nomination and supporter forms to be filled in. They including nine females, namely: Faith Amaro, Maureen Kyalya, Pamela Amolo, Juliana Grace Kabarungi, Linda Nancy Kalembe, Janet Kataha Komugisha, Brenda Katushemererwe, Elizabeth Katwe Lugudde and Phiona Mirembe
17:33
17:33

Voter Bribery Claims Persist in Sembabule District Ahead of NRM Primaries 3

Naziruh Ddamulira, a resident of Kinyansi Village in Mabindo Sub-county, says the contenders changed the strategies from intimidation and harassment, and have now resorted to bribing of voters.
15:27
15:27

NUP Losers Decry Criteria Used to Identify Parliamentary Candidates Mercy Walukamba 1 Top story

In Nakawa West, the party selected Joel Ssenyonyi as the flagbearer against Kenneth Paul Kakande who has been in politics for over 20 years.
23:39
23:39

Deputy IGP Camps in Sembabule As Tensions Rise Ahead of NRM Primaries 2

Muhammad Nsubuga, the greater Masaka regional Police Spokesperson says the deputy IGP has moved in purposely to secure the area of any eventualities that may interfere with peace in the area.
18:59
18:59

Uganda Runs Out of Election Symbols, Creates More 6

Returning Officer Ivan Munanura says they have registered such high numbers of candidates in some electoral areas that have exhausted the ten symbols originally approved by the national EC
15:18
15:18

Uncertainty Veils NRM Sub County Nominations in Sembabule 1 1

The declaration of winners in Rugusuulu was delayed following a dispute on the validity of results from two villages. This has now generated a sharp controversy among the contestants as the deadline for nomination of local government candidates’ by the National Electoral Commission draws closer.
14:58
14:58

FDC Cancels 2020 Delegates' Conference - Ssemujju Nganda 4 8

The delegates conference had been planned to take place next week with many issues on the agenda but top on the list, to elect the 2021 presidential flag bearer.
10:47
10:47

Pictorial: Al Hajji Nasser Ntege Ssebaggala's Vigil

Sebaggala died on Saturday morning at International Hospital Kampala, according to family sources. He was 72 years old. At IHK he was diagnosed with intussusception; a condition in which one segment of intestine inverts within another, causing an intestinal obstruction. URN was at the vigil and brings you the pictures.
09:48
09:48

Acire Steps Down for Regan Okumu for Aswa County Parliamentary Race Gulu City 1 1

Acire has decided to contest for the Gulu City Mayoral race.
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