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23:22
23:22

Prof. Mushemeza Survives Lynching Over Declaration Forms 4 2

Prof. Mushemeza was intercepted by a group of people believed to be supporters of his rival Nickson Tugume Banduho as he tried to enter the tally centre at Sheema Central Division Offices.
22:41
22:41

Achilles Lubega Takes NRM Flag in Makindye West Party Primaries 3 2

Lubega, who lost the 2016 general elections to Allan Ssewanyana, today beat his sole challenger Ronald Tugume with 10,139 against 1,931 votes.
20:12
20:12

Rainstorm, Power Outage Interrupt Vote Tallying in Gulu Umeme LTD 1

Only 55 per cent of the total results expected across 172 polling stations in Cwero, Paicho, Awach, Palaro, Bungatira, and Patiko Sub-Counties had been signed, delivered and declared by George Obwola Ebola, the District Election Officer by the time the downpour started.
19:16
19:16

Nancy Atimango, Olal Win NRM Party Primaries in Gulu unopposed 3

Atimango, a teacher and former radio presenter will now be the only female candidate facing three male contestants for the Gulu East Division parliamentary seat in 2021 general polls. The three male aspirants include Rev. Fr. Charles Onen, John Bosco Uhuru, and Emmanuel Mwaka Lutukomoi.
18:57
18:57

NRM Voters in Makindye Missed Voting After Failing to Present National IDs NRM primaries 3 3

At Kalani, Nakinyuguzi and Boston villages NRM EC presiding officers turning away voters who failed to present national ID's even if their names appeared on the NRM voter's register.
18:33
18:33

Voter Verification Process Delays Sheema NRM Polls 3 3

Judith Komugisha, an observer with the Uganda Human Rights Commission, said that at Kitooma hill Polling centre voting started late in the afternoon because of the registration process and the subsequent verification which was conducted by the village committee
18:16
18:16

One Killed, Two Injured in Katakwi Election Violence Katakwi District 1

David Ongom Mudong, the Police Spokesman for East Kyoga says the victims were hit by stray bullets as the Police and UPDF officers deployed at the Polling Station tried to quell the rowdy crowds.
17:45
17:45

Pictorial: High Turn Up, Delays and Early Celebrations in Bundibugyo NRM Primaries

By 10:00AM most of the voters were already at their respective polling stations in the two constituencies of Bughendera and Bwamba.
17:10
17:10

Pictorial; NRM Voters Flout COVID-19 Guidelines in Sheema NRM party Primaries 13

The voters were required to wear face masks, keep a social distance, avoid hand shaking hugging, while they go through the party primaries, held today, across the country. Despite the presence of Security personnel, a majority of the voters failed to adhere to the guidelines, yet there was limited enforcement.
15:53
15:53

Angry Islanders Boycott Party Primaries 1 1

Gerald Kasiita, the NRM Chairperson of Mazinga Sub-County says a group of rowdy youth stormed the gazetted polling station at Busindi playground and caused chaos that confused the whole process leading to its being halted
15:11
15:11

Delayed Voting Irks Entebbe NRM Voters 4 2

The polling stations were expected to open at 8 am for verification of voters starts at 9 am and polling at 11 am. However, those at Entebbe Mayor's Garden, Katabi Namate, Lake Victoria Primary School Entebbe in Kakeeka village among others had not opened by 9:30am.
15:01
15:01

Voting Called Off in Five Polling Stations in Serere NRM Primaries 1 2

Mislam Eburu, the Sub County Supervisor of Kyere Sub County says he couldn’t risk allowing voting when voters failed to cooperate with the officials at the polling station. He explains that some people turned violent when officials asked them to wear masks and keep a distance from each other.
14:56
14:56

Beti Kamya’s neighbours shun city woman MP aspirants NRM ELECTIONS

However despite the fact that voters are supposed to choose both the district woman MP flag bearer and the constituency MP flag bearer, at a polling station where the minister of Lands Beti Namisango Kamya voted from, the voters said they can’t vote for somebody they don’t know.
13:37
13:37

Fear of Victimization Turns Away Voters in Bukedea, Pader NRM Primaries 1 2

In Nyakoi Village in Kachumbala Sub County, more than three quarters of the registered voters failed to turn to vote this morning. Some of the voters at the polling station said they fear for the aftermath of the elections since lining up exposes one’s choice.
12:42
12:42

NRM Cancels Candidates Nomination Over Criminal Record nrm party 2

Fidelis Loluk Logwee was indicted and convicted for abuse of office on May 23, 2014. He allegedly committed the offences while serving as the Town Clerk of Kaabong Town Council.
12:34
12:34

Tanga Odoi Gives Ultimatum to Sheema Contenders NRM elections 2020 2 2

“i am going to police; I want to know who did it and if a candidate was involved and we have facts, I will disqualify that candidate even when he wins”.
11:58
11:58

Covid-19 Guidelines Disregarded in Bundibugyo NRM Primaries 2 1

At polling station visited by URN there was no observance of social distancing, wearing of masks and most lacked hand washing facilities and sanitizers.
11:20
11:20

Kibale County Member of Parliament Abigaba Assaulted 1

The incident happened last night when the three traveling in a car went to Health center 111 to check on Mirembe's agent Francis Tuhaise who had been hospitalised.
10:29
10:29

Polling Centres Set in Makindye as NRM Starts Party Primaries 2020 NRM primaries 2 6

By 9 a.m. today, most of the polling stations in Makindye West were already set up ahead of Polls which are expected to start at 11 a.m. At Luvuma Village in Makindye I parish, the presiding officer Agness Mukabya said she expects up to 356 voters to take participate in the exercise.
10:24
10:24

Security Beefed Up in Kasese, Hoima, Mukono As NRM Conducts Primaries NRM primaries 4 2

In Kasese, as early as 6:00 am on Friday armed security personnel were patrolling the town and the outskirts.
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