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11:34
11:34

Court Rejects Affidavits by Matheniko County Election Officials Soroti High Court 1 1

Eight of the affidavits to support his petition were sworn by the Presiding Officers, Polling Assistants, biometric Voter Verification Officers and others in Acerer, Naregae, Arengkeju and Lopur Polling Stations among others.
20:07
20:07

Judiciary Starts Training Officers in Election Cases Handling Court Petitions 3

According to Jameson Karemani, the Judiciary Public Relations officer the judicial offices like judges, Registrars, Chief Magistrates and lawyers both private and government are being taken through issues that arose in the previous election petitions and how they can overcome them.
17:30
17:30

Judiciary to Increase Number of Chief Magistrates Ahead of 2021 Elections Judiciary of Uganda 2 1

The judiciary anticipates a rise in the number of petitions from the 2021 general elections, following an increase in constituencies.
17:07
17:07

NRM Electoral Commission Summons 17 District Election Officers 2020 NRM primaries 1

The officers from the districts of Ibanda, Isingiro, Tororo, Tororo county, Mbale, Jinja, Gulu, Kanungu, Lira, Kyankwanzi, Namutumba, Kaliro, Buyende, Mayuge, Kakumiro, Kyenjojo and Ssembabule, are accused of altering election results, forging declaration forms, declaring the wrong candidates, accepting bribes, intimidating candidates and non-financial accountability.
13:58
13:58

Delay to Dispose Off Election Petitions Attributed to Shortage of Judges Jameson Karemani 1 3

There are seven election appeal petitions whose judgements are yet to be delivered out of the 126 that were filed in 2016.
19:06
19:06

AU Courts Faulted for Posting Poor Scorecards in Presidential Electoral Disputes election petitions 3 1

The Courts were faulted for placing heavy evidential burdens over petitioners, making election petitions almost untenable for opposition candidates seeking justice.
13:03
13:03

Katuntu Wins Election Petition, Retains Bugweri Seat court of appeal 2 1

The Court of Appeal has today upheld the election of Abdul Katuntu as Bugweri County Member of Parliament. The court dismissed a petition by Daniel Ibaale who had prayed for a vote recount due to marginal difference between the two candidates. Katuntu was declared winner of the seat in February last year with 23,596 votes against Ibaales 23,195 votes.
07:43
07:43

MPs Want Justice Kavuma Probed Over Election Petitions 2 1

The MPs allege that a number of election petitions remain pending in the court headed by Deputy Chief Justice Steven Kavuma. Election Petitions are a special category of cases which must be disposed off expeditiously because they relate to a term of office which is five years, the petition states.
14:49
14:49

Nkalubo Loses Bid to Challenge Theodore Ssekikubo in Court patrick nkalubo 3 1

Ssekikubos political rival Patrick Nkalubo had filed an application, seeking permission to file an election petition challenging the outcome of the February 2016 parliamentary polls in which Sekikubo won another term of office.
14:44
14:44

Voter Questions Minister Kasolo Academic Papers election petitions 2 1

A voter in Kyotera Constituency, Rakai district wants court to remove State Minister for Microfinance Haruna Kyeyune Kasolo from Parliament over alleged lack of requisite academic qualifications.
18:26
18:26

Court Dismisses Petition Against Bulamogi MP election petitions

Delivering the verdict, Justice Godfrey Namundi noted that the petitioner, Simon Muyanga Lutaaya, failed to produce substantial evidence of the alleged election malpractice against Lubogo.
13:31
13:31

Court Dismisses Election Petition Against Ntoroko MP ntoroko county

In his petition, Mugarra argued that Rwemulikyas parents were born in Mitengo-DRC and hold DRC National Identity Cards.
15:16
15:16

Court orders Minister Opendi out of Parliament election petitions 1

Court found that the election results were altered in favor of State Minister, Sarah Achieng Opendi. Opendi is also Tororo Woman Member of Parliament.
16:41
16:41

MP Files Notice Of Appeal To Parliament election 2016 4 1

On Wednesday, Justice Vincent nullified the election of the legislator, saying his name Wakayima Musoke Nsereko doesnt appear on the voters register following an application filed by his rival, Robert Kasule Ssebunya.
20:28
20:28

Bunyoro Minister thrown out of Parliament ernest kiiza

Court found that the Minister was involved in voter bribery.The Masindi Municipality MP, Ernest Kiiza also Bunyoro Affairs Minister vows to appeal against the verdict.
16:08
16:08

Jinja Court Maintains Walyomu as Kagoma County MP julius galisonga

Alex Brandon Kintu, a runner-up in the race, dragged Muwanika to court, together with the Electoral Commission, for allegedly engaging in electoral malpractice in the run up to the February 18 parliamentary election.
18:08
18:08

Another MP Loses Seat election petitions

Ssozi was kicked out of parliament this morning by Justice Margaret Mutonyi in her judgment on an election petition filed by his rival, Dr. Nabatanzi Lugudde.
12:16
12:16

Fourteen Parliamentary Seats Contested in Jinja High Court voter bribery 2

Majority of the petitions are based on indicators of voter bribery, ballot stuffing, declaration of wrong results, and voter intimidation, affidavits submitted before court show. A few others are based on insufficient academic documents submitted by the eventual winners and defamation.
11:23
11:23

Eleven Election Petitions Recorded in Masaka joy kabatsi

Masaka High Court Registrar Baker Rwatooro says that five of the petitions are based on acts of voter bribery, intimidation and violence that marred the polls, while five others are questioning the validity of academic papers submitted by candidates prior to nomination.
19:46
19:46

Judiciary Seeks UGX 2Billion for Handling Election Petitions 2

Dorcas Okalany, Secretary to the Judiciary told the Legal and parliamentary Committee on Wednesday afternoon, that the item is part of the unfunded priorities in the 2015/2016 financial year budget.
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