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18:31
18:31

NUP Secures 41 Seats in KCCA Council 2021 elections 1 5 Top story

The National Unity Platform (NUP) has won 41 of the 44 Seats for the directly elected councilors (LCV) and woman councilors (LCV) to Kampala Capital City Authority.
21:11
21:11

Over 100 Miss Out on Day One of Nomination Nominations 1 3

Several aspirants who turned up for nominations for local council at the electoral commission offices in Ntinda left frustrated after they failed to get nominated.
14:53
14:53

Local Councils Lacking Registers eric sabiiti 4

In 2018, the lawyer of the Electoral Commission Eric Sabiiti told URN that more than 100 local council general election petitions that ended up in court most of them had issues to do with voter registration.
18:51
18:51

70 -Year -Old Collapses, Dies At Polling Station rukiga district

According to an eye witness, Shadia Arebahoona, the deceased collapsed at around 11: 00am after completing the verification exercise at the village polling station.
15:39
15:39

Pictorial: Chaos Mars Local Council Elections

Most of the chaos stemmed from the absence of names on the village registers, a different record from the National Voters Register. All persons whose names did not appear on the register were turned away, triggering fights.
15:20
15:20

Candidates Agents Takeover Voter Verification in Kyebando intimidation 1 5

The verification exercise, in parts of Kyebando, Kanyanya and Bwaise in Kawempe Division were taken over by agents of the various candidates, who plainly determined who should have access to the polling stations.
14:00
14:00

Voting Suspended in Lungujja, Masanafu over Chaos 2 1

Peterson Ntale Kikofiira, the FDC candidate in Lungujja Zone 8, faulted Electoral Commission officials for arriving late and working closely with specific candidates. Other locals said that they did not have enough security to protect them from voter bribery and vote rigging. They demanded that the polls be postponed.
13:45
13:45

Kabale Radio Presenter Disqualified from LC1 Elections 1

FDCs Twesigamukama, was declared winner with 42 votes, followed by Tumuheirwe with 13 votes. NRMs Kyampeire trailed with only 12 votes.
16:09
16:09

Buganda Premier Condemns Monetization of LC Campaigns 1 2

Mayiga observed that several contenders for Local Council I positions have invested millions of shillings to sustain a campaign for positions that are ideally voluntary and not known to have any meaningful gain.
07:35
07:35

Chaos in Nansana as LC I Candidate Dies Suspiciously village 1 3

Simon Byakatonda, a resident of Ganda, says those who saw the body of the deceased, said it had all signs showing that he might have died of poisoning. He says it is this that enraged residents prompting them to turn rowdy.
09:14
09:14

Confusion as Rubanda NRM Officials Stand Against Own Candidates rubanda district 4

Andrew Nkwasibwe, the Kamihungye NRM village chairperson is running as an independent against the official NRM candidate, Henry Rukandema. In Kiriba village, the NRM village chairperson, Julius Karibwije is challenging the official NRM candidate, Silver Mugabe.
20:10
20:10

LC Contestants Pledge to Improve Service Delivery electral commission 4 1

Some of the candidates have promised to end promises to end land grabbing, improve security and sanitation, among others.
15:20
15:20

Local Gov't Minister Rallies Voters to Participate in LC Polls 2 1

Addressing journalists at the Uganda Media Center today, Local Government Minister Tom Butime highlighted the importance of citizens participation in the Local Council elections stressing that this is to cure constitutional and administrative challenges the country has been facing at the grass roots.
15:41
15:41

Electoral Commission Makes U-Turn on Public Servants 1 1

Justice Simon Byabakama, the Electoral Commission EC Chairperson had earlier indicated that public servants are to contest in the elections without resigning their public offices.
19:54
19:54

LC Polls: Rights Lawyer Says Lining Up Undemocratic 2

Rwakafuzi says lining up for elections was first used by the National Resistance Army NRA government for the election of resistance councils but says the system is no longer applicable since it isnt in tandem with the constitution.
19:47
19:47

Attorney General frustrating LC Polls Petition, FHRI lining up 1 3 Top story

The petition was filed by the Foundation for Human Rights Initiative FHRI and Legal Aid Service Providers Network Uganda on 31 October 2017. They argue that sections of the law that provide for lining up behind a nominated candidate, their representative, portraits or a symbol contravene the constituti
17:02
17:02

LC Elections: Envoys Query Voting By Lining leader 5 1 Top story

In her response, Kadaga said there is urgent need to address the leadership vacuum at village level. She defended the decision to conduct the polls by lining up, saying there will be ample security for the voters.
19:37
19:37

NRM MPs Disagree on Mobilization for Local Council Elections 1 2

Vice President Edward Sekandi and NRM Parliamentary Caucus Vice Chairperson Solomon Silwany today convened a meeting of the NRM parliamentary caucus to convince MPs to mobilize support for the partys local council candidates in their constituencies.
14:32
14:32

Buganda Premier Rallies Subjects on Local Council Elections buganda kingdom 1 2

Charles Peter Mayiga mentions land conflicts, theft of crops and animals, abuse of drugs and alcohol, especially within the youths as some of the problems exacerbated by the absence of functioning local leadership.
17:12
17:12

EC Sets Date for Fresh Registration Ahead of LC Elections 1

The Electoral Commission EC is set to conduct fresh registration of Ugandans ahead of the lower local council elections scheduled to take place on November 21st.
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