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18:21
18:21

Nancy Kalembe, Could She Become Uganda's First Woman President? 6 1

Nancy Linda Kalembe was born on 15th November 1980 almost a month to the 10th December general elections of 1980 elections which Yoweri latter contested opting for a five-year guerilla war.
18:11
18:11

Political Parties in Last Minute Efforts to Secure Polling Agents 3 2

The Electoral Commission requires each candidate to present two agents at each of the 34,344 polling stations
16:39
16:39

Vote Rigging Tricks Shown to Polling Agents in Wakiso 5

In a training for some polling agents for Wakiso district, the chief facilitator Godfrey Mpagi said that the ways through which the voting exercise is rigged include ballot stuffing, and giving out ballot papers to voters not registered at a particular polling station.
16:10
16:10

Heavy Security Deployment in Gulu City Ahead of Elections 1

The armed personnel comprising of soldiers of the Uganda People's Defense Force (UPDF), Uganda Police Force and Special Police Constables (SPCs) numbering more than 15 in each group have been patrolling the major streets of Gulu City
15:32
15:32

EC Chairman Scoffs at US Embassy for Abandoning Observer Mission 2 1

Earlier today, the mission announced the cancellation on grounds that the vast majority of its requests for observing the election were not approved, by the Electoral Commission, leaving them with a skeletal team which cannot meaningfully undertake the task.
14:52
14:52

Wakiso Electoral Materials Transporters Strike Over Payment Wakiso District 1 3

Ismail Mulindwa says that they were told that they are going to take the electoral materials to different polling stations and be given half pay and when they come back they get the last payment which he says that they cannot do.
14:50
14:50

Uganda Decides; Breaking Down Polling Day Procedures 4 1 Top story

Upon arrival at the polling station, voters are expected to join a queue and access a handwashing sanitizing zone. From here, they will go to the Biometric Voter Verification Kit (BVVK) table for verification. This process involves confirming if the person is of voting age and that their names appear on the voter's register.
13:40
13:40

Mess With a Ballot Box, Get a Bullet -Aswa Police Spokesman Treason 1 1

“Anybody who plans to run away with the ballot box in case it is there please don’t try, if it me in that polling station and I have a gun, I will shoot you” ASP Okema warns.
13:19
13:19

EC Moves Kalangala Tally Center to District 2 2

According to Misango, their premises are too small to accommodate their staff and candidate’s agents during the tally of the presidential and parliamentary election results.
13:15
13:15

Many Likely to Vote at Night or Miss Out at Congested Polling Stations 1 3

165 polling stations, mainly in Kampala and Wakiso, have more than 1200 registered voters which are above the ceiling of voters supposed to be at a particular polling station in urban areas (and 900 in rural areas) according to Electoral Commission (EC) data.
12:29
12:29

Kalembe Opposes Joint Vote Protection Team polling agents 1 1

Kalembe says that her team has already identified polling agents who have been trained on monitoring the election process, witness vote counting and keeping declaration forms thereafter.
10:49
10:49

Pictorial: Mao Winds Down Campaigns in Gulu City Kaunda Grounds 21 Top story

During his last campaign rally that lasted for less than one hour, Mao promised to cause change, improve security, promoted agriculture and restore presidential term limit once elected among others.
08:19
08:19

Candidates Lament Costly 'Scientific' Campaign Season 1 6

The Mukono South MP Johnson Muyanja also NRM flag bearer notes that the door to door campaign has proved to be very expensive.
07:35
07:35

Women Situation Room Wants Election Observers Protected From Violence 4

Regina Bafaki, from ACFODE, asked the candidates to maintain peace and accept the outcome of the results.
04:47
04:47

Lango Paramount Chief Calls for Peaceful Elections 1 2

His Highness Ebii says that they are much aware that a number of past general elections in Lango have been characterized by violence which saw some people lose their lives while others sustained severe injuries.
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