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19:11
19:11

EC Needs UGX 428 Billion to Prepare For 2021 Elections electoral commison 1 2

The Chairperson of the Electoral Commission Justice Simon Byabakama told the MPs that the preparations will be done in three phases. He explained that some of the activities include demarcation of electoral areas and reorganise polling stations, procuring specialised materials and ICT equipment, replacement of some district motor vehicles and comprehensive voter education.
17:59
17:59

NRM Postpones Primary Elections in New Districts electoral commison 1 Top story

The Deputy NRM Electoral Commission Chairperson, Dr. John Arimpa Kigyagi, told URN about Shillings 920million is needed to conclude the entire process. He says that money is needed to print ballot papers, purchase ballot boxes, and cater for transport and the human resource.
19:51
19:51

Police Deploys in Njeru Hotspots Ahead of Mayoral Polls njeru elections 2 1

Hellen Butoto, the Ssezibwa police spokesperson, says that police has deployed in hot spots. They include the areas of Wakisi and Nyenga divisions.
17:04
17:04

Ganda Village Polls Set for Friday, July 20 luke owoyesigyire 2

The deceased, 75-year-old David Kizza had also been the area chairperson for more than 30 years. He collapsed and died on July 8 shortly after a long day of campaigning. The renowned member of National Resistance Movement-NRM party had contested as an independent candidate in the race which attracted five candidates.
18:08
18:08

Court Dismisses Pallisa Parliamentary Election Petition musa sekaana 2 1

Osupelem, a member of the opposition Forum for Democratic Change- FDC party filed an application on June 19, 2018, after the Electoral Commission nullified her nomination, saying the names on her nomination papers did not match those on her academic documents.
18:44
18:44

CCEDU to Petition Parliament over Suspension lc elections 1 3

The Citizens Coalition for Electoral Democracy in Uganda CCEDU has started collecting citizens from its partners and individuals to petition Parliament and the Electoral Commission over suspension.
10:34
10:34

Court Defers Judgement on Pallisa Woman MP Dispute nrm 1

The Electoral Commissioner Lawyer, Hamid Lugoloobi arrived after Justice Sekana had adjourned court. Achola ran to court on June 19th 2018 after Electoral Commission nullified her nomination, saying the names on her nomination papers dont correspond to those on her academic papers.
19:23
19:23

Heavy Police Deployment in Kasese LC1 Elections electoral commison 3

On Wednesday, police was deployed heavily at Kanyangeya Kyabolokya 1 and 2, and Kyalhumba 1 and 2 polling stations to ensure the elections went on smoothly.
12:42
12:42

Voters Recount Local Councils Polling Day Hustle electoral commison 1 5

The voters have decried the ease with which candidates in some places forged voting slips and ferried voters from neighbouring villages to vote in places away from their residences. They are equally upset that many of them learnt about the village voters register on polling day.
21:21
21:21

GISO Held Over LC Polls arrest 2 1

The Kalangala District Police Commander, Richard Musisi says Kiggundu is wanted for defying the available structures and laws governing Local Council elections.
19:51
19:51

GISO Wins LC1 Elections Amid Protests electoral commison 1 1

Jude Mbabaali, lawyer who also doubles as the Masaka District Chairpersons says due to the fact that the right of Public Officers to contest in LC1 and LC2 elections without resigning their offices was removed by Section 1 of the Local Government Amendments Act No.2 2006, which deleted Section 1166 b Mutebi could not be elected.
19:33
19:33

MPs Seek to Increase Clout By Voting in Rural Constituencies lc1 polls 1

Some of the leaders URN spoke to said that although they have residences in Kampala where they spend most of their time, they opted for the village registers in their constituencies in order to support the people who voted for them.
07:28
07:28

EC Postpones Ganda Village Polls petition 1

On Monday, the Commission chairperson, Justice Simon Byamukama issued a statement showing that they have postponed polls in Ganda village.
17:47
17:47

EC Suspends CCEDU from Observing Elections associate 1 Top story

In his letter to CCEDU, the Electoral Commission Chairperson, Justice Simon Byabakama Mugyenyi, says they have resolved to suspend CCEDU as partners in disseminating voter education messages and as an election observer for being partisan.
18:38
18:38

LC1 Elections: EC Disqualifies Kalangala Candidate police 1

The NRM Chairperson for Kalangala town says Nagawa wrote to the NRM office, which seconded her to become the flag bearer in the village and didnt communicate to the contrary.
10:26
10:26

EC Probes Sub County Chief for Conducting Unlawful LCI Elections electoral commison 2

Alexis Ocaya, the Kitgum district Election Assistant told URN that the Chankura forced the existing chairperson of Aloro village Mary Oyella to hand over all instruments of power to a new chairperson.
23:08
23:08

FDC, DP Short of Candidates in Sembabule Races electoral commison 2

By the closure of the nomination exercise by the Electoral Commission on Wednesday evening, out the 46 newly created positions; DP only managed to front nine candidates while FDC nominated only four, against 43 independents and 56 from the NRM camp.
17:57
17:57

Sembabule NRM Candidates Reject Primary Poll Results sembabule district 5 1

Nathan Musinguzi, the Katwe Sub county NRM party Registrar has acknowledged the irregularities, saying they warrant the cancellation of the poll results.
22:54
22:54

NRM Wins Kalangala Workers Election parliament 2 1

In 2013, parliament amended the local government act to allow all districts in the country elect workers representatives as part of the special interest groups that suit representation.
08:42
08:42

EC: No Funding for Political Parties in New Financial year democratic party dp

The Electoral Commission Secretary, Sam Rwakojo, says no provision has been made for political party funding in the Medium- Term Expenditure Framework in the 2018/19 financial year.
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