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18:52
18:52

Nancy Kalembe Wants EC Funding to Presidential Candidates Reinstated 2021 elections 1 3

Appearing before the Human Rights Committee of parliament on Wednesday, Kalembe who garnered 38,772 votes says that she faced difficulties during the campaigns due to inadequate funds.
15:58
15:58

EC, AG Ask Court to Dismiss Kyagulanyi’s Application to Amend Petition for Lack of Merit Museveni 3 2 Top story

While responding to Kyagulanyi’s application to amend his petition, Joseph Matsiko who led a team of four lawyers representing the Electoral Commission asked court not to allow the Amendment on grounds that the law provides for such amendments when the applicant doesn’t seek to introduce new grounds.
11:12
11:12

DP, NUP, NRM Share Sub County LCIII Seats in Masaka

The National Unity Platform, Democratic Party and National Resistance Movement have shared seats in the four sub-counties of Masaka district in the LCIII elections.
10:31
10:31

Nakasongola District Youth Elections Postponed over Petition

The Nakasongola District Returning Officer Anthony Mwaitwa Ambrose said that the elections have been postponed until he gets a final resolution from the Electoral Commission on the petition that was filed against one of the candidates.
15:45
15:45

Lukwago Loses Bid to Block Ban on Election Campaigns Hamidu Lugoolobi 1

In his ruling delivered to parties via email on Monday , Justice Ssekaana has reasoned that under Section 50 of the Electoral Commission's Act, they have special powers in case of any emergency to suspend the election campaigns.
18:10
18:10

Development Partners Call for Peaceful, Credible Elections 2021 elections 1

The ambassadors note that a democratic state requires free and vibrant media and civil society with a level playing field underpinned by rights to freedom of assembly and expression.
19:27
19:27

Voters Will Not Be Allowed to Witness Vote Counting-EC 2021 elections 2 1

Simon Byabakama, the Electoral Commission Chairperson said that in the wake of COVID-19, they will allow specific people like agents of candidates, EC officials and security personnel only at the polling stations.
09:04
09:04

Hundreds Turn up on Day One of Voter Location Slip Distribution in Kampala Central 1 5

Harima Nakyejwe, the Kisenyi 1 parish woman councilor who also showed up to pick her slip asked EC to come up with a list of the specific requirements for the voters, saying many people are still confused on what is required.
13:54
13:54

Kyagulanyi Vows to Defy EC Directive on Campaigns 2021 elections 7 2

According to Kyagulanyi, although the Electoral Commission has suspended campaigns in certain districts, they will continue canvassing for votes.
14:47
14:47

Presidential Candidate Mayambala Stuck in Kampala as Wakiso Waits for Him

A member of his campaign team identified as Jamal told URN that Mayambala had gone to the EC headquarters for assistance. “He doesn’t have a car and fuel and currently we are at the Electoral Commission headquarters,” Jamal who answered Mayambala’s mobile number told URN.
20:49
20:49

Museveni, Tumukunde ‘Errand Boys’ Battle for Poster Space in Kyambogo President Museveni 1 3

Of the 10 candidates that have been cleared for nominations, only they have pinned posters along the Kyambogo Road. They include President Museveni, General Henry Tumukunde, and Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu.
20:37
20:37

66 Candidates Nominated on Day-One in Kampala 2021 elections 1

The Kampala woman's parliamentary seat has seven candidates, and so is Nakawa East, and Makindye East, Lubaga North has four candidates, Kawempe North and Makindye West have six candidates each, while Kampala Central has five candidates.
04:53
04:53

Kadaga, EC Bicker over Extension of MPs Nomination Dates 2021 elections 1

The new pronouncement by the Electoral Commission chairperson Justice Simon Byabakama does not only extend the nomination dates from Monday, October 12 and Tuesday, October 13, but overrules the dates that were communicated by the Speaker of Parliament Rebecca Kadaga during the National Prayer Breakfast at State House Entebbe.
18:16
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EC Rejects Proposal to Extend Nomination Dates change of names 1 2 Top story

The Electoral Commission has rejected the demand by Parliament to have the nomination for Members of Parliament extended saying there is no time.
12:06
12:06

Slow Pace Bothers Aspirants at Kampala District Nomination Centre 2021 elections 1 2

On Tuesday, 20 aspirants who were undergoing a verification were stopped when it clocked 5:30 pm. Electoral Commission officials said that other candidates could challenge the process of nominations on condition that it was conducted beyond the required time.
19:08
19:08

Change in Priorities Delayed Funding to Political Parties -Gov't 2021 elections 12 3

The funding enshrined in the Political Parties and Organizations (Amendment) Act, is contributed annually by the government towards the activities of political parties with representation in Parliament to facilitate their day-to-day activities. Currently, the parties entitled to this money include FDC, DP, NRM, UPC and JEEMA.
16:16
16:16

Police Welcomes EC Guidelines On Electoral Processes Uganda police force 2 4

Enanga says the guidelines will help police and sister security agencies to enforce the implementation of all health and safety guidelines issued by the Health Ministry.
16:39
16:39

Electoral Process Already Going Wrong Under EC Watch -Muntu Mugisha Muntu 6 2

The Alliance for National Transformation-ANT Presidential aspirant Rtd Maj Gen Gregory Mugisha Muntu told journalists in Kampala that a lot is already going wrong under the watch of the commission, signalling inability to independently oversee the forthcoming general election.
04:59
04:59

ANT Delegates Conference Awaits Electoral Commission Clearence 6 2

In a party electoral roadmap released recently, the Alliance for National Transformation- ANT planned to hold it’s first delegates conference on August 6, less than two weeks from now. According to Muntu, the party is still waiting for clearance from the Electoral Commission, to confirm the events as planned.
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