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DP, CP to Join FDC National Demonstrations uganda decides 1 1

DP Secretary General Mathias Nsubuga says they are already in touch with FDC over the May 5 demonstration because they equally share the view that the election was a fraud and that President Yoweri Museveni is illegitimately holding onto office.
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Envoys Ask Uganda Govt to Free Besigye uganda decides 1 1 Top story

EU Ambassador Kristian Schmidt told journalists that the meeting discussed a wide range of issues which included the continued incarceration of Dr Besigye both at his home and in different police stations, possible court action to challenge the outcome of the February 18th general election and use of language that can lead to violence.
15:09
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FDC Leaders Warn Police over Besigye Arrests uganda decides 1 2 Top story

Forum for Democratic Change party leaders and supporters say they are concerned about the continued harassment and confinement of its flag bear Dr Kizza Besigye.
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Police to Continue Restricting Besigye's Movement uganda decides 2 1

Asan Kasingye, the Assistant Inspector General of Police-IGP, says the move is aimed at ensuring that Besigye doesnt lead to a breach of peace and national security.
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Dr. Abed Bwanika Post Election Statement uganda decides 1

For the sake of our people and unity of our nation I offer my concession.I have had a lot of opportunities and blessing in my life and all I wanted was the same for all Ugandans. Until that day comes, you shall find me at the forefront of democracy fighting for all Ugandans.
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06:39

Lukwago Secures Landslide Victory kcca 3 1 Top story

Charles Ntege, the Kampala Returning Officer declared Lukwago elected with 176, 637 votes against 49,366 votes garnered by his closest rival, the National Resistance Movement-NRM party candidate, Daniel Kazibwe.
10:38
10:38

EC Calls Off Kumi LC V Chairperson Polls uganda decides

Monicah Ngobi, the Kumi District Returning Officer, told URN this morning that they received communication for the Electoral Commission headquarters in Kampala to postpone the elections of the LC V chairperson until further notice.
10:17
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Mother of Bugiri Gunshot Victim Appeals for Help uganda decides

17-year-old Stephen Sekayuyu, a student at Alliance high school was hit by four bullets while returning from his home village on a boda boda motorcycle. His widowed mother Monica Brenda, says two bullets remained in his buttocks and hips, which require surgery to be removed.
15:38
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Oulanyah Camp Wants EC to Explain Irregularities uganda decides 1 1

His main challenger Simon Toolit also argued that the Electoral Commission erred in declaring Oulanyah a winner before receiving details from the various polling centres. Toolit, who is contesting results from 12 polling stations, says he won the elections 8,031 against Oulanyahs 7,676.
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Incumbents Retain Seats in PWDs Parliamentary Elections uganda decides 3 1

Persons with Disabilities have finally elected their five representatives to the Tenth Parliament.The election that took place at Colline Hotel saw all the incumbents retained their seats.
18:35
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Business Normalizing in Kampala uganda decides 1 1

After days of political uncertainty, business in central Kampala is booming once again.The central business district, especially, has today been chockablock with traders, shoppers and commuters, a marked difference from the empty streets that characterized the days before, during and after the presidential and parliamentary elections.
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Besigye Arrested Again uganda decides 1 Top story

Kizza Besigye was picked up a few meters from his home on his way to Electoral Commission headquarters to pick declaration forms of the February 18th presidential elections. He was driven to Nagalama Divisional Police headquarters in Wakiso district, where he is being held.
16:40
16:40

Statement by General Mugisha Muntu, the FDC party President uganda decides 1

One thing that all Ugandans must understand is that our fight for our rights, our freedoms and democratic governance cannot be compromised. These are the objectives on which we have focused our efforts and we shall continue to do so. Our energies, efforts and attention must remain on the achievement of those objectives.
16:21
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EC Declares Museveni Winner of Presidential Polls 2016 elections 1 1 Top story

According to the final tally issued by EC chairman Dr Badru Kiggundu, Museveni garnered 5,617, 503 votes representing 60.75 percent, while Dr Kizza Besigye, the FDC presidential candidate scored 3,270,290 votes representing 35.37 percent. Independent candidate Amama Mbabazi polled 132, 574 votes representing 1.43 percent, while Abed Bwanika, the Peoples Development Party president, got 86, 075 representing 0.93 percent.
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14:28

Pictorial: Electoral Commission National Tally Centre uganda decides

Electoral Commission is set to announce a winner in the 2016 presidential race at 4pm as results continue to trickle in at the National Tally Centre at Namboole Stadium.
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Ekanya, Tanna voted Out of Parliament uganda decides

In Tororo County North, Godfrey Ekanya lost his seat to former Woman Member of Parliament for Otuke County, Annet Nyakecho who switched constituencies from Otuke, the home to her husband, to Tororo, her mother district. She polled 8, 911 votes against Ekkanyas 8, 822 votes.
12:21
12:21

Police Armored Trucks Arrive in the Country elections 2016

Police spokesperson, Fred Enanga, says some of the armored vehicles will be put to use under the Somalia peace keeping Mission.
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11:46

FDC'S Turyamuhweza Unseats Minister Muhwezi elections 2016 1

Muhwezi has been a Member of Parliament for Rujumbura County, Rukungiri district since 1996. He was also a Member of the constituent assembly.
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Kabakumba Rejects Poll Results uganda decides 3 1

Moses Tugume, the FDC candidate came third with 5,493 votes, followed by Rogers Kanti and Lenox Mugume who got 387 and 248 votes respectively. Minutes after Kizindo declared Kiiza winner, Kabakumba rejected the poll results citing irregularities.
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EC Confirms Complete Presidential Results From 27 Districts uganda decides 1 1

The districts include Adjumani, Busia, Katakwi, Pader, Yumbe, Dokolo, Namutumba, Bududa, Lyantonde, Lamwo, Kyankwanzi, Bukomansimbi, Butambala, Lwengo, Napak, Ngora, Agago, Rubirizi and others.
Dec 79 results