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20:15
20:15

Court Orders Ogwari to Vacate Parliament, Installs Ochwa for Agule County Seat Polycarp Ogwari 1 Top story

According to the decision delivered on Tuesday evening, David Ochwa has been declared as the winner of the election for the seat of Member of Parliament for Agule County Constituency and shall take office immediately .
14:25
14:25

Give EC Money For Civic Education- Owiny-Dollo 3 3 Top story

Local election observers during the 2021 general election highlighted the lack of civic education as one of the reasons why the country's electoral processes are increasingly being monetized and why voters demand bribes in exchange for votes.
11:45
11:45

Makindye East LC5 Council Race Candidate Mukasa Loses Bid To Challenge Election Costs 1

Before taking leave of this case, Justice Ssekaana who is also the head of the Civil Division of the High Court has strongly warned lawyers against misleading clients and advising them wrongly as opposed to telling them the right procedure. He accuses the lawyer who represented Mukasa for recklessly, carelessly and negligently filing an election case out of time.
13:21
13:21

EC Releases 2026 Elections Road Map Democratic Party DP 4 3

The road map, according to EC chairperson Justice Simon Byabakama Mugenyi, if followed by stakeholders, will see Uganda deliver a free, fair and peaceful election billed at a cost of shs 1.367821 tn.
07:59
07:59

Court Confirms Nayebale as Gomba Woman MP Betty Sentamu 1 2 Top story

The court has heard that Sentamu's petition couldn't be left to stand naked on court record having struck -off all her supporting evidence contained in declaration forms which she had not paid for.
07:31
07:31

Parliament Notifies EC About Vacancy For Serere County Seat 1

Section 3 (1) of the Parliamentary Election Act, 2005 provides that whenever a Member of Parliament dies or where the seat of a Member of Parliament becomes vacant, the Clerk to Parliament shall notify the Commission in writing within 10 days after the vacancy has occurred; and a by-election shall be held within 60 days after the vacancy has occurred.
18:40
18:40

Court Orders Arrest, Imprisonment of Busiro South Elections Loser NUP 1

Dissatisfied with the results that were announced by the Electoral Commission and gazetted in the National Gazette, Owor petitioned the Wakiso Magistrates Court seeking a vote recounting saying that there was rigging and ballot stuffing which affected the final outcome substantially.
14:15
14:15

Court of Appeal Orders Fresh Hearing of Mukono South Election Petition Wilson Male 2 4

Male petitioned the High Court in Mukono to nullify the results on grounds that he did not have the required number of voters to support his nomination. He added that while Kayondo was nominated as a candidate for the Democratic Party, his campaign posters were printed with symbols and slogans of the National Unity Platform.
10:17
10:17

Court of Appeal Dismisses Election Petition Against Eastern Youth MP 1

The appeal that was filed by Onen's rival Sumaya Aliza Balunywa was dismissed on Wednesday by a panel of three Justices who include Deputy Chief Justice Richard Buteera, Catherine Bamugemereire, and Irene Mulyagonja.
17:31
17:31

EC Appeals to Parliament for UGX 6Bn for By-Elections, Pending Cases 1 5

The Commission Secretary, Leonard Mulekwa explained that there are a number of ongoing electoral petitions before the courts of law from which by-elections may arise, saying they need Shillings 3 billion for this purpose.
14:36
14:36

Court of Appeal Validates Milton Muwuma's Election as Kigulu South MP 1 2

Muwuma, a candidate for the National Resistance Movement-NRM party won the January 2021 polls with 9, 424 votes beating 13 other contenders. But Ronald Kagyerero, an independent candidate who finished in the ninth position with 1, 305 votes petitioned the High court in Jinja to annul the outcome of the process.
13:06
13:06

Court of Appeal Quashes Decision to Nullify Bunya South MP's Victory Election 2 1

The Justices have reasoned disapproved of the trial judge's omnibus style of evaluating evidence and particularly because of her ommission to consider Isabirye's evidence, which went on unchallenged.
14:12
14:12

Court of Appeal Orders Fresh Hearing of Kampala Central Mayor Race Petition Salim Saad Uhuru. 2 1

In a decision delivered on Friday, the Court of Appeal Justices comprised of Fredrick Egonda Ntende, Cheborion Barishaki, and Eva Luswata Kawuma, set aside the decision by the High Court to dismiss Ssemugooma's petition and directed that it should be heard afresh before a different Judge.
18:51
18:51

Court Summons Mukesh to Explain Why He Shouldn't Be Jailed Over Election Costs 1 Top story

According to the summons issued by the High Court Civil Division Deputy Registrar, Jamson Karemani, the businessman cum politician Mukesh is required to appear before the court on July 12th, 2022.
17:27
17:27

Court of Appeal Quashes Decision to Nullify Museveni's Victory 6 2

In a related development, the Court of Appeal has confirmed National Resistance Movement's Stephen Kangwangye Rwakanuma as the duly elected MP for Bukanga County in Isingiro District.
07:21
07:21

Two Soroti West Voters to Pay Costs After Losing Election Appeal MP Jonathan Ebwalu 1

A panel of three Court of Appeal Justices comprising Elizabeth Musoke, Muzamiru Mutangula Kibeedi, and Monica Mugenyi made the directive to Grace Anna Ameco and Donald Okwasi in their verdict upholding Ebwalu’s victory.
13:54
13:54

Court of Appeal Throws Out Two NRM legislators By elections 2 Top story

The appellant court has directed the Electoral Commission to organize by-elections in the two constituencies within two months as stipulated by the law.
13:24
13:24

FDC's Julius Galisonga Loses Bid to Nullify Katuntu Election Victory 1

According to the Justices, there is no evidence that Katuntu donated tents to the voters to induce them to vote for him, committed acts of violence, intimidation and defacement of Galisonga's campaigning posters as the appeal had stated.
08:00
08:00

Court of Appeal Orders Retrial of Tororo North Election Petition Annet Nyakecho 1 Top story

In their verdict, the Justices ordered that Nyakecho's petition goes back to the High Court and be heard afresh before another Judge and awarded her costs. Nyakecho ran to Mbale High court after losing to Ekanya in the January 14th, 2021 polls. Nyakecho polled 9,563 votes against 9,674 votes garnered by Ekanya.
13:21
13:21

Court of Appeal Throws Out Soroti City East MP cheborion barishaki 1

According to the judgment read by the Court of Appeal Registrar Susan Kanyange on behalf of the Justices, the demarcation of boundaries within the constituency was not properly done.
May 137 results