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11:38
11:38

DP to Undertake Major Constitutional Ammendments 1 4 Top story

Among the proposals according Muyizi include adopting the DP Parliamentary Chief Whip as a direct member to the party’s National Executive Committee NEC, introduction of specific Women and Youth Delegates Conferences, and introduction of councils for Special Interest groups.
19:49
19:49

UPC Party Launches Nationwide Census Ahead of 2021 Election 2 1

The faction has been in court battling the legal standing the “allied NRM UPC” of jimmy James Michael Akena since 2015.
09:59
09:59

Kidandala Insists on Overseeing DP Structures Elections DP wrangles 3 1

Kidandala is also yet to relinquish the responsibilities of the DP Organizing Secretary, and on Saturday, he was in Masaka district to oversee the ongoing elections in the area. In his address to DP leaders who convened at Patel Shamij hall in Masaka Town, Kidandala said he would not succumb to any threats that deter him from performing what he defined as roles bestowed upon him by DP delegates.
18:11
18:11

Opposition Constitutional Amendment Proposals Restrictive, Discriminatory – Electoral Commission Wilfred Niwagaba 1 Top story

Byabakama argues that not all EC officials may qualify to be judges so as to be subjected to the Judicial Service Commission. He says the current method of appointment and the attendant parliamentary vetting process remains a better option.
12:17
12:17

Rakai DP Members Defy Top Leadership on Grassroots Elections Democratic Party-DP 1 3 Top story

Dick Ssebbowa, the Rakai District Mobilisation Secretary, says the top party organ acted on selfish grounds and machinations, which led to an illogical decision that endangers the party values.
14:44
14:44

EC Seeks UGX 100b for Biometric Voter Verification Machines 2 2

Justice Byabakama says the biometric system will enable the elections body to quicken the voting process.
10:39
10:39

Parallel Grassroot Elections Split DP Members in Mukono 1 4 Top story

Kidandala cleared the DP faction led by the Mukono Municipality Member of Parliament, Betty Nambooze who is also the Mukono District Party Chairperson to hold grassroots elections from LC I to LC 3 chairpersons this Saturday.
23:32
23:32

Opposition Leaders Encourage Youth to Participate in 2021 Elections 5 2

Youth leaders from the opposition have urged people aged 18-30 years to participate meaningfully in the national youth elections.
10:12
10:12

Justice Forum Elects Pioneer Kyotera District Party Chairperson justice forum party 1 3 Top story

According to Basalirwa, the party secretariat appointed Tebajwa to advance their ideology as well as support efforts of to establish functional party structures in the areas they have never existed.
19:33
19:33

DP Organizing Secretary Annuls Election of Party Leaders in Masaka 1 4

There were reports that the elections that were held on January 30, 2020, were marred with grave irregularities. It is on this basis that Kidandala called for fresh elections in Masaka, overturning the outcome of a process presided over by the party’s National Vice President and DP district Chairman Fred Mukasa Mbidde.
17:37
17:37

Fresh Row Breaks Out in DP Over Party Elections Democratic Party

They don’t want completion because the last time we ring fenced their seats. Who are they not to have competition if even my office is competed for? How can they say they are democrats when they don’t want completion? I think they are just hyperventilating for nothing.
20:24
20:24

Masaka DP Leaders Reject Party Roadmap Democratic Party-DP 5 1 Top story

On Tuesday, Masaka DP Elder's council backed by constituency and sub county leaders convened a crisis meeting in Masaka town, in which they unanimously rejected the program citing the suspicious compilation of the party register and irregular polling process.
15:32
15:32

Supreme Court Constitutes Panel to Hear Applications Against Dismissal of Six MPs Asuman Basalirwa 2 Top story

A notice issued by the Acting Assistant Supreme Court Registrar, Esther Nansambu shows that the panel comprises of Justices Dr. Esther Kisaakye, Stella Arach Amoko, Opio Aweri, Lillian Tibatemwa, Richard Buteera, Paul Mugamba and Mike Chibita.
18:56
18:56

Finance Officials Grilled Over Borrowing to Finance 2021 Elections Ministry of Finance 1 4

According to the EC Chairperson, Justice Simon Byabakama, they are in a crisis due to lack of funding amounting to Shillings 518.944 billion for the 2021 elections.
15:38
15:38

President’s Office Seeks UGX 61.7b for Swearing in Ceremony, RDCs 2021 elections 3 1

The Minister in charge of the presidency Esther Mbayo says that her office had received a budget allocation of only 7.7 billion Shillings for the facilitation of RDCs out of the required 11.2 billion leaving a funding gap of 3.5 billion. According to the Minister, facilitation for RDCs has not experienced any enhancement for a long time despite the increase in the number of districts.
15:28
15:28

CSOs in Acholi Root for Increased Civic Awareness of Voters Action Aid Uganda 1 4

The CSOs that operate in Gulu, Kitgum, Pader, Lamwo, Agago, Omoro, Nwoya and Amuru districts asserted that educating the electorates is the surest way to increase motivation to turnout so that election results might better match the will of the people.
09:54
09:54

2021 Election Theme Of Eucharistic Christmas Vigil at Rubaga Cathedral Rubaga Division 1 1 Top story

Father Bbuye said there is no greater love than the one God revealed on the night of Jesus birth – without it redemption plan for mankind would have been impossible. He encouraged Christian to emulate Joseph in obedience to the words of angel Gabriel to take mother Mary as his wife.
10:46
10:46

Double Registration Mars Update of Voters Register in Nebbi 3

Guidelines issued by the EC Chairman Justice Simon Byabakama Mugenyi bars double registration of voters. However, polling officials have expressed concern over the low turn up of voters and numerous cases of double registration at polling stations across the district.
10:06
10:06

Apaa Residents Protest Plans to Close Polling Stations Apaa Township 1 6

The polling stations that are planned to be closed include Apaa Health Centre II, Apaa Primary School and Apaa Market. They were created during voting in 1980.
11:17
11:17

Tear Gas, Gunshots As Police Disperse FDC Supporters In Mbale 1 2

Police fired teargas canisters to disperse the FDC party supporters who had turned up for the rally and had waited for over 5 hours.
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