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10:35
10:35

Tricks and Loopholes for Stealing Elections at Grassroots Disclosed Presiding Officers 1 1

Nakisekka, the incumbent Masaka district Vice-Chairperson who however unsuccessfully for Masaka City female councilor representing Nyendo-Mukungwe Division, argues that the tendency of assigning staff permanent stations of work throughout the election process abets malpractice.
16:04
16:04

Masaka Court Orders Kalungu East Constituency Vote Recount 1 2 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.
17:04
17:04

Muntu Recieves Lukewarm Reception In Masaka 1 3

Let by a sound-truck which had earlier moved around mobilizing for him, Muntu entered Masaka town from Total-Highway Fuel Station in Nyendo, on Mbarara-Masaka bypass road and stood out of the roof of his vehicle to wave to onlookers, many of which however seemed less bothered about him.
07:50
07:50

Police Officer Injured as Security Battles NUP Supporters in Masaka 1

Processions remain banned across the country as the country struggles to contain COVID-19 which is now spreading sporadically in communities. But at the same time, Uganda is going through an election season, which attracts crowds from various political camps, which are sometimes hard to contain.
14:51
14:51

Teargas in Masaka, Jinja, Luwero As NUP Supporters Celebrate Kyagulanyi’s Nomination 2 3

In Masaka City, the NUP supporters held a procession in a convoy of motor vehicles that drove around the town hooting and loudly playing Kyagulanyi songs.
15:45
15:45

VP Ssekandi’s Agents Complain About Defaced Posters 3 3

Before his nomination on Friday, at Kyannamukaaka sub-county headquarters in Masaka district, Ssekandi’s and his campaign team found several of his campaign posters pulled down and defaced.
10:26
10:26

Bwanika to Rekindle Presidential Ambitions in Post-Museveni Uganda 2 5

According to him, he has just given a break to the presidential contest, to rally behind other opposition change seeking forces to depose President Museveni from the top office which he will also seek in the future.
14:28
14:28

FDC Contemplates Forming Alliances With Other Opposition Forces 4 1 Top story

Ssenzoga attributes the shortage of candidates to the growing fear among people to identify with opposition political parties.
15:22
15:22

Masaka Woman NRM MP Candidate on The Spot for Torturing Her Rival's Supporters 1 4

Paul Muweesi, the Bugere Parish NRM Youth Publicity Secretary, says besides reporting the matter to police, they also want the party leadership to reprimand Mubanda for procuring their torture.
17:33
17:33

Opponent Questions Ssekandi’s Victory in NRM Primaries 1 2 Top story

Luswata says that while his rivals were making last-minute preparations for the elections, he was arrested by police only to be released after the polling had begun on Friday, which denied him a chance to organize and deploy polling agents.
07:47
07:47

Museveni’s Guidance on NRM Primaries Stirs Mixed Reactions NRM party Primaries 5 1

On Wednesday, President Yoweri Museveni, in his capacity as the NRM National Chairperson issued guidelines in which he instructed that all party members including those that are not in the register be allowed to participate in today’s primary elections.
11:07
11:07

DP, NUP Members Clash Over ‘People Power’ Logo 1 1 Top story

Dick Lukyamuzi, the Greater Masaka Region representative to the DP National Executive Committee-NEC blames the chaos on the recent defectors whom he accuses of continuously badmouthing their mother party and leaders despite parting ways.
20:19
20:19

Police Disperses NUP Meeting in Masaka 1 2

The leaders of the newly created political platform had convened a meeting with their members on Saturday, to officially begin the distribution of party cards as well as unveil the roadmap for their nomination exercise.
10:39
10:39

Manipulation, Intimidation Cited in Elders Council Polls in Masaka 1 3

In many parts of Masaka district, participants accuse village council leaders of selfishly manipulating the process hence influencing the choice of leaders in the polls.
14:01
14:01

FDC Struggling to Identify Flag Bearers in Masaka Sub Region 1 5

Out of the nine districts, FDC has only managed to front two aspirants in Kyotera and Rakai Districts for LCV, five aspirants for parliamentary seats and eighteen councillors for local government positions.
17:51
17:51

PWD Leaders Seek Change in Special Interest Groups Election Process 2 3

However, the Secretary for Masaka Disability Council John Bosco Lukwago argues that the process is marred by inconsistencies that do not provide a fair platform or even allow for equal participation of all persons with disabilities.
17:31
17:31

Environmental Activist Drops Presidential Bid 5 1

Addressing a press conference at Tropic Inn Hotel in Masaka town on Friday, Mugerwa noted that he has decided to rally behind the Kyadondo East MP and National Unity Platform-NUP leader Robert Kyagulanyi.
15:51
15:51

Masaka DP Leaders to Mobilise Support for NUP 1 3

Joseph Ddungu, the DP organizing Secretary for Masaka district indicates they have thought through the decision and agreed that in the union, there is a common good of achieving the much desired political change in the country. He adds that although they are not formally divorcing their loyalty from the mother party-DP, its ambitions have lately become unclear.
17:51
17:51

Police Blocks People Power Press Conference in Masaka 1 3

Samuel Lubega Mukaaku, the People Power’s Deputy Head of Election Management Committee and other officials had called a press conference to announce a two-week extension for the nomination of candidates that wish to identify themselves with the pressure group in the forthcoming general elections.
07:51
07:51

Police Foils People Power Meeting in Masaka 1 2

The meeting was meant to start the process of identifying candidates for the various leadership positions in the next general elections.
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