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19:18
19:18

Sodo's Withdrawal from Mawogola North MP Race Angers Voters 3 1

Grace Kashendwa, a resident of Kasongi village who was an ardent supporter of Sodo has blamed him for taking what he describes as unreasoned decision to withdraw from a race, yet he had higher stakes of winning it.
18:38
18:38

Archbishop Odama Asks Candidates to Respect Election Results 1 1

According to Archbishop Odama, leaders who will indulge in causing violence after elections will in the future be disturbed by their conscience.
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 2 3

The Electoral Commission requires each candidate to present two agents at each of the 34,344 polling stations
17:39
17:39

Makome Bus Suspends Operations Ahead of Elections 1 Top story

Ivan Acaye, the Manager Kitgum Branch Makome Bus Services Ltd told Uganda Radio Network in an interview on Wednesday that all their buses have been grounded until after the elections.
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 1 2

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.
15:20
15:20

Archbishop Kazimba Condemns Gov't Decision to Disable Social Media 3

Archbishop Kazimba says social media is used by many people for different reasons and its being disabled leaves many people stranded.His remarks come following government’s decision to switch off social media yesterday afternoon. While addressing the country ahead of tomorrow’s polls, President Yoweri Museveni said the internet was switched off in retaliation to Facebook’s decision to close accounts of some National Resistance Movement-NRM supporters
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.
12:02
12:02

Elections Could Affect Recovery of Lending Businesses 2

Money Lenders also note while there is a demand for their services, they have become more cautious about lending until the elections are done.
11:04
11:04

U.S. Mission Cancels Observation of Uganda’s Election 2021 election 1 Top story

The Unites States Embassy in Uganda has cancelled their Diplomatic Observer Mission of Uganda’s Elections.
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.
09:36
09:36

Sodo Withdraws From Mawogola North MP Race 1 Top story

Sodo told Uganda Radio Network in an interview that his decision to withdraw from the race was reached after a series of meetings with President Museveni who asked him to step down for his opponent for purposes of building cohesion both within the party and their family.
08:54
08:54

Mukula Upbeat on NRM Victory in Teso Capt. Mike Mukula 1 2

Mukula said that the NRM has regained ground and is likely to sweep all the elective positions including
Jan 2021 24 results