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10:51
10:51

Five Polling Assistants in Amuru Held for Alleged Election Malpractice Otwee Town Council 1 1

Patrick Jimmy Okema, the Aswa River Region Police Spokesperson, says that the suspects were picked up on Wednesday from their polling station with dozens of pre-ticked ballot papers for the Amuru district parliamentary candidates.
20:57
20:57

No Taking Photographs While Voting -EC Insists secret ballot 1 3

It is stipulated in the Electoral Commission voter education handbook that “while voting is done in the open; marking the ballot is secret - your choice is secret (p.35).”
12:54
12:54

Education Ministry Adjusts Opening Dates for Candidate Classes 1 1

According to the revised school calendar, the school term which was scheduled to start on January 11, 2021, will now start on January 18, 2021, a few days after the general election. Ugandans will go to the polls on January 14, 2021 to vote for a President, Members of Parliament and district leaders.
20:23
20:23

Security Sets Tough Conditions For Gen Tumukunde’s Campaigns in Kitgum 1

William Komakech, Kitgum Resident District Commissioner who heads the security committee said that they have given a go ahead for the team to hold their campaign meetings but with cautions.
10:20
10:20

2021 Elections: Presidential Candidates Decry Ballot Monitoring Costs for Agents 1 3

According to the EC one would require between 40 to 52 million shillings to travel and stay in South Africa, United Arab Emirates and United Kingdom for 14 to 30 days to monitor the process.
11:48
11:48

Peace, Disarmament Shape Campaign Issues in Karamoja President Museveni 3 1

The region was a no-go zone a few years ago when insecurity took a toll with several ambushes waged by the warriors reported each day. Lives were lost, among them Missionaries, civilians and security personnel.
12:55
12:55

Police Allocate Amuriat Campaign Venue to Avoid Collusion With Museveni President Museveni 1 3 Top story

The Aswa River Region Police Spokesperson, Jimmy Patrick Okema told Uganda Radio Network this morning that Amuriat has been allocated the neighbouring Lamwo district for his campaigns.
07:20
07:20

Museveni Rejects Move by NRM Youth Leaders to Campaign Independently President Museveni 4 3

While meeting over 300 NRM youth leaders from West Nile in Muni University campus on Sunday, Museveni said the youth leaders should work with other groups like elders instead of campaigning independently.
18:25
18:25

EC, Presidential Candidates To Review Campaigns 1 3 Top story

Bukenya says all the presidential candidates have been notified of the meeting, adding that they are expected to attend in person. “This meeting won't disrupt the normal campaign schedule, the candidates’ campaigns, and meeting can still go on because the candidate will be represented by their official campaign agents,” Says Bukenya.
14:32
14:32

Kyagulanyi Denied Campaign Venue, Escorted Out of Kitgum 2 4 Top story

Rev Fr. Stephen Raphael Kilama, the Curate Christ the King parish also later stopped NUP from using the facility, saying he had been informed by security that the venue is unsuitable for campaigns.
09:07
09:07

Kyagulanyi's Campaigns in Kitgum, Pader Hang in Balance As Authorities Deny Him Venues 1

Pader Town Council Town clerk, Alice Ajok, says that the venue had already been booked for a different activity, which she declined to divulge.
12:07
12:07

Museveni Struggles to Retain Support in Luwero As Unfullfilled Pledges Haunt NRM nrm government 6 1

A section of residents are not satisfied with Museveni's leadership citing long lists of unfulfilled pledges and poor service delivery in the area.
11:40
11:40

Archbishop Odama Calls For Non-Violence Ahead of 2021 Elections 2 1

Speaking to Uganda Radio Network in an interview, Archbishop Odama says the police should keep law and order instead of promoting intimidation that creates insecurity and violation.
07:36
07:36

Luwero Candidates Reject Guidelines for Using Outdoor Megaphones campaigns 5 1

Luwero District Returning Officer Nathan Nabaasa asked candidates who intend to use outdoor megaphone community radios for their campaigns, to submit details about their activities to him, with a copy to the Police. Nabaasa also cautioned candidates against attracting crowds.
11:28
11:28

NUP Candidate Struggles to Make Inroads in Nakaseke NRM Stronghold intimidation 1 3 Top story

Musisi, who is running on the National Unity Platform-NUP ticket seeks to unseat the incumbent LCV Chairperson Ignatius Koomu Kiwanuka. NRM has dominated the Nakaseke LCV chairperson’s seat since the district was operationalized in 2005.
07:36
07:36

Pastoralists, Farmers Plight Tops Nakaseke Unopposed Candidate's Agenda 1 2

Nyongere will now represent Nakaseke North in the 11th parliament after sailing through the nominations unopposed, according to a report released by Nakaseke District Returning Officer Mike Jjuuko.
15:51
15:51

I Will Return to Battle for Chua East MP Seat in 2026 - Okello Oryem Chua East County 3 1

Speaking to Uganda Radio Network in an interview on Thursday, Oryem says being a senior carder and long term serving NRM party member, he chose to stay out of the race to encourage other young party members and carders to respect the party constitution.
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2021 General Elections: Accredited CSO's Decry Lack of Funds voter education 4 1

Georgia Tumwesigye, the Program Officer Women in Leadership at Forum for Women in Democracy (FOWODE), says donors seem to have lost interest in funding governance programs in the country.
16:58
16:58

Voter Education Flaws Stir Queries on EC Ability to Deliver Free and Fair Polls Police brutality 4

Voter education usually takes place before the start of the election cycle, to purposely assist the election administration in its task of delivering a free, fair, efficient and cost-effective election. It encompasses the basic voter information that every voter must have in order to arrive prepared at the voting station and vote on the dedicated polling days.
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