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10:51
10:51

NRM's Andrew Muwonge Wins Kayunga LCV By-election 1

Muwonge garnered 31,830 votes while his closest rival and National Unity Platform-NIP candidate Harriet Nakwede got 31,308 votes.
15:53
15:53

Kayunga By-election: Candidates Ask EC to Disregard Results from Chaotic Sub Counties

According to the candidates, various cases of electoral mal-practices involving ballot stuffing, voter intimidation, and arrest of National Unity Platform-NUP polling agents have been reported in Bbaale, Kayonza, Kitimbwa, Kangurumira, Nazigo, and Kayunga sub-counties.
12:17
12:17

Ballot Stuffing: Voting Halted at Three Kayunga Polling Stations 2 4

At Kangulumira specifically Nakyesanja polling station, the box was stuffed with over 462 ballot papers before even the bio-metric machine was brought to the station.
07:57
07:57

Kayunga By-election: Three NUP MPs, Coordinators Arrested on Election Eve

Among those arrested is Daily Monitor Journalist, Michael Kakumirizi who had traveled to spend a night at Kayunga but was picked upon arrival, Julius Mutebi, the Mayor Kira Municipality, and Nakwede’s campaign manager, Ben Kyobe.
17:34
17:34

Kayunga By-elections: EC Asks Candidates to Deploy Two Agents at Polling Station, Tally Center 4 1

During a meeting with candidates and their agents on Wednesday, the EC Chairperson Justice Simon Byabakama, said that to avoid violence only two agents of the candidates will be allowed at each polling station and two will access the tally center.
14:19
14:19

Delayed Fulfillment of Pledges Haunts Kayunga LCV NRM Candidate Kayunga By-election 2 1

In September, Prime Minister Robinah Nabbanja visited Galiraya and Bbaale and promised to provide boats to aid free transportation of people across flooded areas.
09:16
09:16

Seven NUP Supporters Arrested in Kayunga FDC 1 3

On Tuesday, security personnel fired live bullets and teargas to disperse hundreds of NUP supporters in Kayunga Town Council who were protesting the cancelation of the final campaigns of Harriet Nakwede.
18:35
18:35

Museveni Praises Nantaba, Defends Government on Delayed Fulfilment of Pledges in Kayunga Kayunga By-election 2 1

About land wrangles Museveni reveals learning that NRM leaders such as Moses Kaliisa Karangwa and the candidate are fueling some of the wrangles. He praised the District Woman Member of Parliament Idah Erios Nantaba, for following up the process of titles, securing land titles for 1,000 residents.
10:36
10:36

Kayunga By-Election: Police Impound NUP Candidate's Sound Truck 1

Harriet Nakwede, the NUP candidate for the Kayunga LC V Chairperson seat, accuses police of impounding her sound truck to sabotage her final campaigns fearing the presence of her Party principal, Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu.
07:20
07:20

Police, UPDF Deploy Heavily in Kayunga Ahead of By-election Kayunga By-election 2 1

Ssempala Kigozi, the Kayunga Resident District Commissioner-RDC notes that the deployment is intended to maintain stability in the by-election and secure the President’s visit to the district today to drum support for the NRM candidate, Andrew Muwonge.
06:43
06:43

NUP Camp Protests Decision to Block Kyagulanyi from Campaigning in Kayunga Kayunga By-election 1 3

She says that the decision to allow president, Yoweri Museveni to canvas support for her NRM rival and block Kyagulanyi from doing the same for her is a sign of unfairness.
14:07
14:07

Mukono Diocese Bishop Warns Politicians in Kayunga Against Voter Bribery 1 2

According to Bishop Ssebaggala, leadership comes from God and is never bought advising those intending to secure votes through splashing money to instead invest it in development projects benefiting the entire country.
15:38
15:38

Prime Minister Nabbanja Joins Kayunga LCV Campaigns Kayunga By-election 2 1

On Thursday Nabbanja joined a team from the NRM Secretariat headed by the Director of Mobilization Rose Mary Seninde to canvass support for the party flag bearer.
15:05
15:05

Kayunga LCV By-election: NRM Party Leaders Campaign for NUP Candidate Kayunga By-election 2 2

The leaders say that they feel betrayed by the NRM party leadership and the and lack of transparency among the party leaders.
13:09
13:09

Political Divisions, Land Grabbing Dominate Kayunga Campaigns Kayunga By-election 4 1

As they start their campaigns, the candidates messages to the electorate are centred around resolving the challenges that have characterised Kayunga over the years. One of the key issues is the decade long fight between the NRM District Chairperson Moses Karangwa and the Woman Member of Parliament Idah Nantaba.
10:53
10:53

NUP, NRM Candidates Start Open Campaigns in Kayunga By-election DP 5 2

The race attracted six candidates including Andrew Muwonge of the ruling National Resistance Movement-NRM party, Harriet Nakwede of the National Unity Platform-NUP, Anthony Waddimba from the Democratic Party-DP and independent candidates; Boniface Bandikubi, Majid Nyanzi and Jamil Kamoga. They are all seeking to replace Feffeka Serubogo, who died just months after taking office.
16:38
16:38

EC Blames Police for Facilitating Illegal Procession in Kayunga 2 2

The EC Public Relations Officer Paul Bukenya says they have cautioned candidates against holding campaigns and processions before December 2, but to their surprise police has relaxed on the enforcement role which has given the NRM candidate Andrew Muwonge opportunity to stage procession immediately after his nomination.
18:05
18:05

Nantaba Backs Independent Candidate for Kayunga LCV Race Kayunga By-election 1 3

According to Nantaba, the constitution grants her a right to support a candidate of her choice and that right cannot be taken away by any person.
12:34
12:34

Kayunga LCV By-election Aspirants Protest Delayed Start of Nomination Exercise Kayunga By-election 4 2

Paul Bukenya, the EC Spokesperson attributed the delay to the thorough verification of the aspirants’ documents.
13:39
13:39

Kayunga Town Council LCIII Chairperson Joins LCV By-election Kayunga By-election 1 3

Nyanzi’s decision to contest for the LCV seat has attracted criticism, especially from the National Resistance Movement-NRM party members. They accuse him of intentionally disrupting Andrew Muwonge, the NRM flag bearer.
Jan 29 results