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07:27
07:27

People Power Considering ‘Plan B’ after Botched Consultative Meeting law 1 4 Top story

According to Ssenyonyi, what transpired at Ndeeba is a clear indication that whatever they do will be reject by police, which keep hiding behind sections of several acts.
18:11
18:11

Opposition Constitutional Amendment Proposals Restrictive, Discriminatory – Electoral Commission Wilfred Niwagaba 1 Top story

Byabakama argues that not all EC officials may qualify to be judges so as to be subjected to the Judicial Service Commission. He says the current method of appointment and the attendant parliamentary vetting process remains a better option.
14:36
14:36

Bobi Wine to Resume Consultations Next Week Uganda Police Force 6 4 Top story

According to Ssenyonyi, when they wrote to police, the only response they got was through media reports the next day by the Police Spokesperson, Fred Enanga, saying they hadn’t followed the laid down guidelines.
12:49
12:49

New NIRA Board Chairperson Wants Changes on National ID Replacement System people 2 2

“Government is paying money on a decentralized system for the Organisation. We have to know what happens in the districts. Why can’t some of these services be executed in the districts? Why do you have to bring the whole Uganda here [in Kololo] and expose our weaknesses?” Biribonwa questions why all services are being offered at the Kololo-based NIRA headquarters.
14:44
14:44

EC Seeks UGX 100b for Biometric Voter Verification Machines 2 2

Justice Byabakama says the biometric system will enable the elections body to quicken the voting process.
16:20
16:20

PWDs Demand Deployment of Sign Language Interpreters at Polling Stations 4 1

They argue that persons with hearing impairments find difficulties to participate in electoral processes especially during campaigns and voting.
12:34
12:34

Political Aspirants in Gulu Embark on Early Consultations elective positions 4 1

Journalist and disability activist, Pat Robert Larubi resigned his job at Mental Health Uganda as Communications Officer and has stormed Tochi County in Omoro District to unseat incumbent Peter Okot of DP.
11:34
11:34

Sembabule Aspirants Start Early Campaigns 4

Those engaged in early campaigns include; Salim Kisekka, President Museveni brother Godfrey Aine Kaguta, Shartis Mushereru, Vincent Kimbugwe, David Guleme Mushabe, Robert Nsubuga, Titus Nyabwana, Ismael Wagaba, Hillary Tukundane, Moses Muyigga who craving for Mawogola North constituency to replace the Foreign Affairs Minister Sam Kahamba Kuteesa who is retiring from elective politics.
10:13
10:13

MUASA Risks Having an All-Male Executive Again Dr. Stella Nyanzi 1

A list of nominated candidates released by Michael Byaruhanga, the Chairperson MUASA Electoral Commission, has only one woman Dr Christine Mbabazi Mpyangu, a Lecturer in the Department of Religion and Peace Studies, nominated for a position.
13:46
13:46

Kole LCI Chairpersons Demand Allowances for Voter Registration Exercise 2 1

In their letter dated 14th January 2020, addressed to The Regional Office of the Electoral Commission, they note that after completing the exercise, they were paid 50,000 shillings which they rejected. They added that their counterparts from other parishes were paid 100,000 shillings.
12:53
12:53

MP Ogwang's Ministerial Appointment Queried Over Academic Papers Rebecca Kadaga 1 Top story

You were vetted by the Parliament of Uganda on 3rd January 2020 based on falsified academic certificates contrary to the Constitution of Uganda and electoral laws. You have ignored and failed to disclose your true education qualifications to the appointing powers with intent to, again, continue drawing the tax payers’ money in form of a salary when you are not qualified so to do,” further reads the notice to Ogwang.
07:24
07:24

People Power Poised to Consult in Gulu Without Kyagulanyi 3 1 Top story

Tonny Olanya Olenge, the Acholi Region People Power Coordinator asserts that youth have been adequately mobilized to advance the legislator’s ideology that resonates with them.
11:37
11:37

Inconsistencies Affecting Voter Registration Exercise in Masaka 1 4

Swaibu Makumbi, the Chairperson of Masaka Social Rights Defenders Network, argues that the exercise is being affected by lack of common practices to guide its effectiveness.
07:26
07:26

Opposition MPs Discuss How to Advance Constitution (Amendment) Bill Ministry of Finance 1 Top story

The opposition legislators met over the weekend in a three day retreat at Entebbe led by the Leader of Opposition in Parliament, Betty Aol Ocan, their party leaders and representatives from Uganda People's Congress (UPC), Democratic Party (DP), Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) and Justice Forum to chat away forward.
14:58
14:58

Sluggish Voter's Registration, Verification Picks Up In Kitgum After Deadline Extension 4 1 Top story

Betty Aciro, a Voter’s Register Update officer at Te acut Polling Station in Town Ward, central division, says they just started receiving voters four days ago unlike when the exercise commenced.
19:19
19:19

LCI Chairpersons Protest Registration of Non Residents in Voters Register Execrise 1 2

Steven Ndugga the LCI Chairman of Nakikota village says that the Luweero Sub County Youths Councillor Isma Nasur transported several people in taxi and were registered during exercise conducted at the parish.
19:33
19:33

Court Consolidates Suits Against Electoral Commission Chairperson Kampala 1 1 Top story

According to Justice Ssekaana, he will jointly hear the suits filed by City Lawyer, Male Mabirizi and 14 leaders from the “People’s Government’ on December 12 since they appear to have similar facts. He explains that it was necessary to consolidate the suits to avoid duplicity and multiplicity.
16:17
16:17

National IDs not Essential for 2021 Polls- Electoral Commission 2

Justice Byabakama says the Electoral Commission is currently conducting a General Update of the National Voters’ Register, to enable potential voters to confirm their intention to participate in the elections, and where they intend to vote from. The General Update exercise which started on Thursday, November 21, will continue until Wednesday, December 11, 2019.
17:56
17:56

Low Turn UP Mars Update of National Voters’ Register in Luweero Town 1 4

At Kiwogozi Parish, the Enrolment Officer Shamim Namanda said each day less than 10 people turn up for the exercise despite the high number of voters spread in the five polling stations in the parish.
14:31
14:31

We Have no Working Relationship With FDC-Gen Muntu Democratic Party 4

The ANT National Coordinator and Founder Gen. Mugisha Muntu told journalists at their offices during an induction training of party coordinators in Buganda that they share all their programs with all forces of change with the exception of FDC.
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