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07:43
07:43

Disunity, Voter Bribery Cost Opposition Seats in Acholi LRA 5 1

NRM won 18 out of the 27 parliamentary seats in Acholi. FDC secured only six positions, one position went to DP, one other to the Peoples Progressive Party-PPP and one to an independent candidate.
08:00
08:00

Frustration, Poor Services Cited in Areas Where Museveni Scored Least Votes 4 1

The area was one of those where President Yoweri Museveni enjoyed mass support over the years, having hosted his liberation struggle between 1981 and 1986. To the NRM, Luwero was a haven, one that the party has always been proud of. Museveni scored 79.2 per cent of the votes in the area in 2006, while Kizza Besigye got 17.2 per cent.
09:19
09:19

Human Rights Watch Raises Red Flag on Uganda's Election 2021 elections 1

The agency cited wanton killings by security forces, arrests and beatings of opposition supporters and journalists, disruption of opposition rallies, and a shutdown of the internet as major setbacks in the pursuit of democracy and the rule of law.
12:55
12:55

IGAD Election Observers to Meet Presidential Candidates Electoral Violence 1 1

The team comprises of 22 observers led by the Head of Mission Siraj Fegessa, who is also the Director of Peace and Security at IGAD.
13:51
13:51

Why More Ugandans are Contesting for Parliamentary Seats 2021 elections 5 1 Top story

Henry Muguzi from the Alliance for Campaign Finance Monitoring (ACFIM) says that over the past years, a lot of things have happened on the political arena. H says politics is more paying compared to other sectors in the country, making it the most attractive for anyone who wants to make money.
17:16
17:16

PWDs Decry Lack of Sign Language Interpreters During Campaigns Parliament 1 2

Although all the 11 Presidential candidates use the services of the different language interpreters wherever they go, the sign language interpretation for the deaf and dumb are lacking keeping them excluded from the campaign messages and manifestos.
20:49
20:49

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

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.
05:28
05:28

EC Set to Announce Election Date for MPs, LCs 2021 elections 3 1

This was revealed by the Attorney General William Byaruhanga while presenting a statement to Parliament on Wednesday. Earlier, Parliament had tasked the Attorney General to announce the specific dates whose absence was affecting aspirant’s campaign and election programs
08:04
08:04

Opposition Skeptical of Opinion Poll Putting Museveni Ahead of Rivals elections 2021 5 1

Ibrahim Ssemujju Nganda, the Opposition Chief Whip in Parliament, says that the opinion poll rightfully indicates that living conditions of Ugandans are bad it contradicts that Ugandans are happy with the current President.
21:38
21:38

Police Commanders, EC Officials Disagree On Early Campaigns ec road map 4 1

Joy Namulindwa, an aspirant for the Luweero District Woman parliamentary seat, says they commit no offense to consult and market themselves ahead of the general elections. Namulindwa asks police to ensure EC implements the roadmap rather than threatening aspirants.
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