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15:11
15:11

Kato Lubwama Suit: Parties Refuse to Receive Judgment Isaac Ssemakadde 1

Justice Cheborion Barishaki asked the parties to return to allow court two after two weeks, saying his colleagues Justice Obura and the Deputy Chief Justice, Alphonse Owiny Dollo are out of the country.
14:17
14:17

Voters Stop the Re-Arrest of Former Tororo Woman Parliamentary Candidate 2 5

Ayo contested against Sarah Aceng Opendi, the incumbent Tororo Woman MP in the 2016 elections and lost. She rejected the polls results and ran to court where she also lost.
15:32
15:32

Former Ajuri County Parliamentary Candidate Jailed Over UGX 84M Court Debt lira high court 1 Top story

David Ongom Mudong, the North Kyoga Region Police Spokesperson, says they only helped to enforce the arrest warrant issued by court against Apenyo.
17:19
17:19

West Nile MPs Collect UGX 13 Million To Secure Etuka's Release

Etuka was jailed on Thursday for failing to pay his opponent Arumadri John Drazu 21 million Uganda Shillings.
12:39
12:39

MP Jailed for Failing to Pay UGX 21m Poll Petition Cost 1

Etuka was on Thursday evening committed to the Luzira by Court of Appeal Registrar Agnes Nkonge for failing to pay 21 Million Shillings to Arumadri John Drazu, the former MP for Madi who had challenged his 2016 election victory.
19:10
19:10

Kirumira's Friend Laid to Rest government 3 1 Top story

Steven Walugembe, a brother to the deceased, says that after learning about Kirumiras death at around 10pm on the news, he tried to call his sister but her phone went without reply.
14:15
14:15

Nebbi DISO Forced to Hand Over Office 1 Top story

In the meeting, the DISO, Raphael Vundu, was reportedly subjected to a lot of pressure, especially on why he has not used his elaborate security machinery to boost the NRM candidate. Tempers rose high with the attendees vowing to win the election whether through hook or crook.
18:44
18:44

CCEDU to Petition Parliament over Suspension lc elections 1 3

The Citizens Coalition for Electoral Democracy in Uganda CCEDU has started collecting citizens from its partners and individuals to petition Parliament and the Electoral Commission over suspension.
15:26
15:26

25 Aspirants Eye Arua Municipality Seat ibrahim abiriga 1

Top names in the race include Hussein Lumumba Amin, son to former president Idi Amin Dada, former Terego MP and Forum for Democratic Change FDC diehard Kassiano Wadri, former Arua Woman MP and FDC diehard Christine Abia, and prominent lawyer Caleb Alaka.
11:35
11:35

FDC, NRM Brace for Tight Nebbi Municipality MP Race 1

According to Godwin Opio, a journalist with local radio station Rainbow radio, FDCs Onega could have an edge because some votes for NRMs Hashim could get taken up by three NRM-leading independents Okumu-Ringa, Betty Pacutho and Opio Eighteen.
13:38
13:38

Election Petition Against Bernard Mujasi Sent Back to Lower Court vincent magombe 2

Mujasis victory had been nullified by High Court Judge Margaret Oumo Oguli following an application filed by his political rival, Vincent Magombe, claiming that the polls were marred with vote rigging, voter intimidation and bribery.
11:44
11:44

Former MP Issa Kikungwe Passes On democratic party dp 1 2

Former Kyadondo South Member of Parliament, Hajji Issa Kikungwe, is dead. Democratic Party president Norbert Mao says Kikungwe died today after undergoing surgery at Mengo Hospital to remove a brain tumor. Kikungwe has been the DP National Treasurer since 2010.
10:56
10:56

NRM Takes Pakwach Woman MP, LCV Seats 1

National Resistance Movement NRM candidates emerged winners in races for woman member of parliament and district chairperson for the newly created Pakwach District in West Nile.
11:56
11:56

Presidential Age; Protest Posters Plastered in Kampala 1

Prof Ndebesa says anything that happens to Article 102b would constitute a big political turning point of the last three decades, adding that its removal, if at all, will reverberate for decades ahead.
10:07
10:07

Kyadondo East: Police Reign in on Rowdy Voters

Muhammad Balikowa, the Officer in Charge Kabbubu Police post says the electorates are being dispersed to avoid commotion by boda boda motorists who have formed groups at the entrance to the polling station. These groups were directing people to vote specific candidates, according to Balikowa.
16:40
16:40

Former Kalungu LC V Boss Quits Elective Politics emmanuel musoke 1 Top story

Without substantiating his claim, Musoke said he has realized that Museveni influences every institution including the judiciary despite the fact it pretends to be independent. Musoke contends that he ably proved to court beyond reasonable doubt that the elections were fraudulent and the mischief of Electoral Commission, and wonders why courts of law couldnt declare him winner.
16:40
16:40

LCI Elections Will be Held Between June -August electoral commison 1

Uganda has not held LCI elections since 2001 owing to a 2007 ruling based on a petition filed by Maj Rubaramira Ruranga, the former chairman of the Forum for Democratic Change FDC party Electoral Commission. Major Ruranga argued that Local councils which were previously conducted under the Movement system became unconstitutional when the country adopted a multiparty political system.
12:37
12:37

Nominations For Aruu North Byelection Underway 2016 byelections 2

On February 6th, the Court of Appeal nullified the election of Lucy Achiro Otims election for non-compliance with electoral laws after the Electoral Commission failed to conduct a vote recount requested by NRM party James Nabinson Kidega. Achiro had polled 8,599 votes against Kidegas 8,597, according to results released by Pader district returning officer Joseph Amone.
14:49
14:49

Nkalubo Loses Bid to Challenge Theodore Ssekikubo in Court patrick nkalubo 3 1

Ssekikubos political rival Patrick Nkalubo had filed an application, seeking permission to file an election petition challenging the outcome of the February 2016 parliamentary polls in which Sekikubo won another term of office.
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