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12:40
12:40

Presidential Election Petition: Kyagulanyi's Lawyers Defend Application for Ammendment 1 Top story

According to Sseggona, after Kyagulanyi's house arrest, he came across a number of illegalities including voter bribery by Museveni that he wants to bring to the attention of Court for investigations.
12:34
12:34

NRM Dominates LCIII Seats in West Acholi Districts elegu town council 1

In 48 Sub Counties and Town Councils in the districts Amuru, Nwoya, Omoro and Gulu, NRM took 24 seats while independent candidates scooped 12 seats. The Democratic Party –DP and Forum for Democratic Change –FDC took six positions each in the Sub –Counties and Town Councils across the four districts.
17:23
17:23

EU Delegation Meets Kyagulanyi Magere. 1 2

Speaking to journalists shortly after the closed-door meeting, Joel Ssenyonyi the National Unity Platform Spokesperson said that they told the EU team about the continued human rights abuses committed by security personnel on NUP supporters.
14:44
14:44

45 Polling Agents of Musician Walukagga Arrested 2 1

The Kampala Metropolitan Police Spokesperson Luke Owoyesigyire said the operation followed information that the group of people had gathered at the musician's home in big numbers.
21:31
21:31

Sembabule Sub-County Contestant Drops from Race

According to Beine, following the candidate’s withdrawal voters will now cast their votes for the directly elected council since Mwesigwa has sailed through unopposed.
20:17
20:17

NUP Decries Continued Security Office Siege NUP Office 1 2 Top story

"Since the 15th of last month our offices have been under siege there is no activity we can carry from there, we have written to the Inspector General of Police, the Electoral Commission chairperson, but they are also waiting for the orders from above. This is unconstitutional,” said David Lubongoya, the NUP Secretary-General.
14:51
14:51

Northern Uganda NUP Youth MP Candidate Goes Missing Pece stadium 1

According to Baisel, they have reported a case of missing person at Gulu Central Police Station vide SD Reference 44/31/01/2021.
13:23
13:23

Voting for Central Region Youth MP Underway in Mubende 3 1

The race attracted seven candidates. They include Agnes Kirabo of the ruling National Resistance Movement-NRM, Kasumba Gyaviira of the Forum for Democratic Change-FDC and independents; Ivan Bwowe, Simon Sennyonga, Abdul Ziritwawula, Micheal Katongole and Alvin Sembatya.
13:00
13:00

Central Youth Delegates Protest UGX 530,000 Allowance Paid by EC 5 1

Wycliffe Mpinga, a delegate from Makindye Sabagabo division in Wakiso district said they spent a lot of money to travel from their areas to Mubende district, arguing that paying them Shillings 530,000 is unfair.
18:54
18:54

Gulu EC Rejects Vote Recount of Bargede –Layibi Division Mayoral Race Democratic Party 1 1

Benson Obette, the Gulu District Registrar of the Electoral Commission turned down Ogwette’s request on the ground that he petitioned his office late.
19:38
19:38

Youth Councillors Polls in Mubende Flop over Missing Candidate's Name on Ballot Paper 3

Grace Nakigudde one of the female candidates said that despite being nominated, her name was missing on the ballot paper.
15:49
15:49

NUP Candidate Wins Mityana Municipality Mayoral Seat 2

Mukambwe Faustin Lukonge, the NUP flag bearer was also elected mayor with 14,463 votes defeating the NRM party candidate and incumbent Esther Ndyanabo who polled 5,616 votes while DP’s Richard Kyambadde polled 1,889 votes.
16:04
16:04

Masaka Court Orders Kalungu East Constituency Vote Recount 2 1 Top story

Ssempijja through his lawyers led by Geoffrey Kandebe told the court that the same thing happened at about 25 polling stations, which gave a chance to Katabazi’s polling agents and officials to mismatch the votes and hence robbed him of his victory.
09:12
09:12

Voting Delays At Polling Stations Across Kampala Over Late Delivery of Materials Polling Materials 2 Top story

"People normally don't vote when it is raining we hope that they will come later on to vote," he said. In Nakawa East, the situation was the same. At St Mbagga Primary School in Kiwatule with 5 polling stations, by 8:00, am voting had begun at only one polling station.
19:36
19:36

Voters in Nakawa Shun Voting Over Disappointment in Presidential Polls 2

In Kinawataka, Irene Atim who operates a photo studio near Kinawataka Mujjambula's place located in Mbuya says that she did not vote because she lost trust in the voting process.
19:32
19:32

No Emphasis on COVID-19 Control Measures as Ugandans Vote COVID-19 SOPs 1

According to the Electoral Commission guidelines, voters can only access polling stations if they are wearing a face mask and have washed their hands with soap and water. But there were no handwashing facilities at the stations today, neither did they provide hand sanitisers, to help voters to keep coronavirus disease at bay. In fact, even those with no face masks were not stopped from voting, both in Kampala and Wakiso.
18:12
18:12

Rain Disrupts Vote Counting in Kampala 1 Top story

The rains started a few minutes after 4 p.m. as stations closed the exercise, which was rather poorly attended. Polling officials in Nakawa and Makindye rushed to secure the ballot boxes in nearby shelters, from the open space where polling was conducted, all day long.
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.
15:30
15:30

Low Voter Turn Up Worries Gulu, Mbarara City Mayoral Candidates Gulu City 1 6

In Gulu, voters turned up in small numbers across the 188 polling stations in Gulu City compared to last week’s Presidential and Parliamentary elections, where the turn up was high.
13:26
13:26

Elections in Potika and Palabek Gem Sub Counties Cancelled 2

The Lamwo District Returning Officer Samuel Olet says that the elections of Potika Sub County female Councilor in Lamwo County were cancelled after the ballot papers were not found in the ballot boxes.
Feb 268 results