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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
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
14:50
14:50

Uganda Decides; Breaking Down Polling Day Procedures 1 4 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.
13:15
13:15

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

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.
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.
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.
Jan 2021 8 results