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11:37
11:37

Attan Justifies Soroti East Election Petition Soroti City 1

Okia rejected the July 28, 2022 poll results promising to seek legal redress. This is the first time Okia, who has been running in the Soroti parliamentary race since 2011 is running to court.
10:25
10:25

Court Summons MP Ariko Over Soroti East Election Petition soroti high court 1

The by-election that was characterized by scenes of violence and irregularities in the polling saw Ariko win with 9,407 votes against Attan’s 8,771 votes.
12:43
12:43

We Have Liberated Soroti from Opposition-Ariko Soroti City 4 1

The comments by Ariko, a member of the ruling National Resistance Movement-NRM party follow his victory in a by-election held on Thursday. He polled 9, 407 votes and defeated his closest rival Moses Attan Okia who had 8,771 votes while Pascal Amuriat, the Uganda Peoples’ Congress-UPC party candidate got 115 votes.
22:38
22:38

Herbert Edmund Ariko Wins Soroti East By-election Soroti City 2 1 Top story

Ariko garnered 9,407 votes against Attan’s 8,771 votes. The Uganda Peoples’ Congress candidate, Pascal Amuriat got 115 votes.
07:28
07:28

Numberless Vehicles, Roadblocks Increase Soroti as Polls Open Soroti City 2 2

During the candidate's briefing by the Electoral Commission and security agencies at Soroti University on Wednesday evening, Nathan Nandala Mafabi, the FDC Secretary General tasked the commission and security heads to explain why the numberless vehicles are on the streets.
17:44
17:44

Soroti East Receives Voting Materials Ahead of By-election Soroti City 2 1

The materials include registers, ballot boxes, Ballot papers, Biometric Voter Verification Kits, and basins among others.
07:32
07:32

Soroti East By- Election: VP Alupo Pleads with Voters to Support NRM Candidate Soroti City 2 1

Alupo joins a host of other government officials including the Prime Minister, Robbinah Nabbanja, the Deputy Speaker of Parliament, Thomas Tayebwa, and the NRM bigwigs who have camped in Soroti to rally support for the NRM candidate.
09:02
09:02

Soroti East By- Election: UPC Candidate Fails to Campaign in Five Wards Soroti City 1 1

On Thursday, Amuriat called off his first-day campaigns in Opiyai, Kengere, and Pioneer wards following the death of the UPC councilor in Opiyai ward. He again failed to turn up for the second day of campaigns at Kichinjaji and Akisim wards.
18:10
18:10

NRM, UPC Candidates Set Priorities After Nominations Soroti City 2 1

On Tuesday, the Electoral Commission in Soroti City nominated Herbert Edmund Ariko, the National Resistance Movement- NRM candidate, and Pascal Amuriat from the Uganda People’s Congress- UPC. This brings to three, the number of candidates nominated for the Soroti East by-election slated for July 28, 2022.
17:31
17:31

I Had No Role in Boundary Demarcations-FDC’s Moses Attan Okia Soroti City 4 1

Attan, the first and the only candidate nominated on Monday, the first day of nominations for the Soroti East MP by-elections, told Journalists that unlike his competitor, Herbert Edmund Ariko, who was in Parliament at the time of the creation of Soroti City, he had no role in the creation or alteration of the boundaries.
08:28
08:28

Soroti East By- Election: NRM in Early Campaigns Capt. Mike Mukula 4 3

Besides the NRM top officials led by the NRM Vice Chairperson for Eastern Uganda, Mike Mukula, and the party Secretariat headed by the director in charge of mobilization, Rosemary Sseninde, the Deputy Speaker of Parliament, Thomas Tayebwa, the State Minister in charge of Economic Monitoring, Peter Ogwang and a host of MPs have also joined the campaigns.
14:08
14:08

Soroti East By- Election: EC Clears Voting in Contested Wards Soroti City 2

On July 1, four voters petitioned the Electoral Commission Chairperson, Justice Simon Byabakama over the alleged illegal and unconstitutional act and omission tainting the planned by- election.
12:37
12:37

Soroti East By-Election: EC Meets Disgruntled Voters 1 Top story

Paul Bukenya, the Electoral Commission spokesperson confirmed that the committee leadership is meeting the petitioners at the headquarters in Kampala today.
08:10
08:10

NRM Seeks to Replace Soroti East MP Candidate Dr. Tanga Odoi 2 3 Top story

Addressing journalists shortly after the meeting, Captain Mike Mukula, the NRM Vice-Chairperson for Eastern Uganda, said that the decision to source for another flag bearer follows the performance of the 2021 candidate who fell far below the expected mark. When asked about the NRM Constitution, Mukula said that they will speak to Ekemu before making a final decision.
11:17
11:17

Former Candidates Gear Up for Soroti City East By-Election Court of Appeal 4 1

On Tuesday, the Court of Appeal upheld the High Court judgment nullifying the election of Moses Attan as the Soroti City East Member of Parliament. The Court of Appeal Judges Cheborion Barishaki, Stephen Musota, and Christopher Gashirabake also ordered Electoral Commission to conduct by-elections for Soroti City East.
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