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17:55
17:55

Biometric Voter Verification Kits Frustrate Polling in Gulu City, Lamwo Gulu West Division. 2 1

Reagan Opiro, a voter in Tegwana Parish says he made several failed attempts to vote in the morning because his identity couldn't easily be verified by the machine until he voted manually. He added that some of the voters he was queuing with left after thy became impatient.
17:22
17:22

Buikwe South MP Elect, Seven FDC Polling Agents Arrested at Nyenga 1

The Buikwe South Member of Parliament elect Dr Michael Bayiga Lulume has been arrested together with seven polling agents for the Forum for Democratic Change-FDC LC5 candidate Jimmy Kananbi ahead of the tallying exercise.
16:58
16:58

Elections of Male Councilors in Lira City Cancelled over Misallocation of Symbols 6 1

Independent candidate Edward Ojungu’s symbol was attached to that of NRM’s Francis Ogwang and vice versa.
16:38
16:38

Mukono Candidates Blame Low Voter Turnout on Presidential Results 2

Betty Nakasi a DP Woman District Councilor candidate says that most people have refused to come and vote due to their disappointment over the results of the recently concluded presidential elections.
15:42
15:42

Mukono LCV Chairperson Withdraws from Race Hours to Completion of Voting 2 1 Top story

Ssenyonga announced his withdrawal from the race shortly after casting his vote at Seeta Church of Uganda Primary School playground, which hosts seven polling stations.
13:45
13:45

Wrong Ballots Sent to Mbale Northern Division, Voting Halted 2 1

Northern City Division is comprised of two electoral areas which include Northern Division East and Northern Division West. But, reports indicate that the ballot papers that were meant for councillors in the Northern Division East, were instead sent to Northern Division West and Vice versa.
12:00
12:00

UPC Candidate Withdraws from Kole LCV Race 2 1

Alagu claims that he has received several threats from security personnel, whom he declined to name asking him to step down or face their brutality.
11:17
11:17

Voting Delayed in Lubaga South, Soroti City As Ballot Papers Are Delivered at Wrong Polling Stations 1 2

Dickson Ainomugusha the presiding officer for Kabawo Police Post said Polling stations such as Kabawo Police Post ground in Nalukolongo, Kitebi Primary School in Mutundwe received ballot papers meant for Ndeeba, Nateete, Buseega, Najjanankumbi I and Najjanankumbi II.
09:51
09:51

Slow Start to Local Gov't Council Elections Upcountry 2 5

In polling stations visited by Uganda Radio Network Reporters in different parts of the country, polling materials hadn’t yet arrived by 8 am despite the voting exercise that should have started by 7 am. There was also very low or no turn up of voters in some of the polling stations visited at the time.
09:41
09:41

Gender Based Violence Cases Worry Abongomola Sub County Authorities 2 2

Moses Opio, the Kwania District Probation Officer blames the rising cases on Gender-Based Violence in the community. The Sub County has registered over 137 cases of Gender-Based Violence within a space of two months, mostly in Amorigoga and Abany parishes.
09:03
09:03

Late Delivery of Polling Materials, Absence of Voters Delays Voting in Kampala Makindye West 2

In some polling stations visited by URN by 7:00am, materials like basins, registers, furniture, ballots, biometric Voter Verification Kits (BVVK) were yet to be delivered.
Jan 2021 11 results