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Mbabazi Needs Political Rehabilitation- Lumumba 2016 elections 2 1

Lumumba says Mbabazi needs Political rehabilitation in order to accept the outcome of the process.
17:06
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Verbatim: Supreme Court Judgment on 2016 Presidential Election Petition mbabazi petition 1

We hereby declare that the 1st respondent was validly elected as President in accordance with Article 104 of the Constitution and section 59 of the Presidential Elections Act. Accordingly, this petition is dismissed with no order as to costs.
10:55
10:55

EC Delivers Tally Sheets, Declaration Forms to Court 2016 elections 1

The delivery today follows a directive given by Chief Justice Bart Katureebe in response to queries by Mbabazis lawyer Severino Twinobusingye that the Electoral Commissions had failed to serve them with copies of the results declaration forms.
16:50
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Court Orders EC to Provide Results Declaration Forms Used to Announce Winner mbabazi petition 1 Top story

Severino Twinobusingye, a member of Amama Mbabazis legal team sought clarification from court as to which to DR forms Tumusiime was referring too, since they havent availed any evidence in court. He said the copies of the DR forms that the Commission filed in the registry of the Supreme Court were smuggled in without their notice and dont include the scanned copies from, which the final results were declared.
11:35
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EC Defends New Voter's Register mbabazi petition 1 Top story

In his presidential election petition before the Supreme Court, Mbabazi contends that EC used data from the national identity card enrolment exercise to come up with a national voters register for the elections, contrary to the constitution and Electoral Commission act.
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Dismiss Mbabazi's petition, says Museveni Legal team mbabazi petition 1 Top story

Musevenis lawyers say the petitioners evidence is baseless. They want court to dismiss the petition.
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Mbabazi's Legal Team: EC Disenfranchised Voters 2016 elections 1 Top story

Mbabazis lead lawyer, Muhammad Mbabazi told Justices of the Supreme Court this afternoon on day two of the presidential election petition hearing, that most of the polling stations in Kampala and Wakiso received voting materials as a late as 2:30pm.
11:52
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Mbabazi Asks Court to Nullify Poll Results mbabazi petition 1 Top story

Mbabazi told Court that the constitution requires that in announcing the winner, Electoral Commission must rely on results declaration forms, tally sheets and return forms, which wasnt the case. He argued that the final results that were announced by Electoral Commission chairperson, Engineer Dr. Badru Kiggundu were not those from the declaration of results forms.
14:42
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Chief Justice Warns Media against Sensational Coverage mbabazi petition

Deputy Attorney General Mwesigwa Rukutana told court that some media reports are deliberately painting a gloomy picture on the likely outcome of the proceedings of the presidential election petition filed by former Prime Minister Amama Mbabazi.
16:34
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Amama Mbabazi: Uganda Sliding Into Police State mbabazi lawyers 1 Top story

According to the ex-premier, the raid on the chambers of Muhammad Mbabazi at Buganda road was executed by about 30 men, majority of whom were dressed in police uniform. He says the police leadership was informed, but it appears the whole operation was within its knowledge.
11:29
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Amama Mbabazi: Petition is about Electoral Injustices supreme court 1

Today, our struggle to effect peaceful transition of power takes another leap of faith to challenge the process and outcome of the presidential elections conducted on 18th February 2016.
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Mbabazi's Legal Team Petitions Supreme Court mbabazi petition 1 Top story

Mbabazis lawyers, Michael Akampurira and Severino Twinobusingye handed over the petition to Tom Chemutai, the Supreme Court Registrar at around 5:07pm.
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