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20:57
20:57

No Taking Photographs While Voting -EC Insists secret ballot 3 1

It is stipulated in the Electoral Commission voter education handbook that “while voting is done in the open; marking the ballot is secret - your choice is secret (p.35).”
20:41
20:41

RDC Alarms Colleagues with Hate Speech and Calling NRM God 5 1

Agnes Akello Ebong, the RDC Nwoya and Susan Akany, the Resident District Commissioner for Omoro apologized to the audience for their colleague's sectarian and blasphemous utterances, saying RDC’s are meant to serve the people irrespective of their political affiliation.
19:55
19:55

Mbarara Candidates Beat Campaign Ban Using Phones, Social Media 3

Manzi Munanura, Independent Mbarara South Parliamentary candidate, says he has established a call center to keep in touch with the electorates by making direct telephone calls, sending short messages, plus using WhatsApp and facebook which are cheap compared to radio and television.
19:07
19:07

Unfulfilled Pledges Haunt NRM Party in Bunyangabu District 2

Six years later, however, all the promises have not been fulfilled, leading to a rise of support for opposition political parties, with many youth crossing from the ruling party.
18:10
18:10

Development Partners Call for Peaceful, Credible Elections 2021 elections 1

The ambassadors note that a democratic state requires free and vibrant media and civil society with a level playing field underpinned by rights to freedom of assembly and expression.
16:25
16:25

Kyagulanyi Seeks ICC Indictment against President Museveni NUP 3 1

The Hague based court prosecutes the most serious crimes that are of concern to the international community. These include crimes of genocide, crimes against humanity, and war crimes. Although it had been proposed that the Court should prosecute the crime of aggression, the state parties have not yet agreed on a definition.
14:01
14:01

Democracy is Fragile-U.S. Ambassador says in Response to Capitol Building Attacks

But when we speak out against human rights abuses, we do so not because such abuses do not occur in America. When we speak out for press freedom, we do so not because American journalists are entirely free of harassment. When we call for judicial independence, we do so not because judges in America are free of external influence.
13:37
13:37

Kisamba Mugerwa: An Advocate for Small Holder Farmers And Gentleman 1 2 Top story

Dr. Wilberforce Kisamba Mugerwa Advocated for Small Holder Farmer’s access to credit and extension services and land management.
13:06
13:06

Urban Refugees Demand Security Boost Ahead of Elections OPM 8

Eyob Kassepe an urban refugee in Kampala from Eritrea staying in Nakulabye says that as a refugee community they are praying for peaceful elections and transition of power, however, they are uncertain of what will happen after the elections.
12:47
12:47

Oulanyah Criticizes Opposition Defections to NRM as "Useless and Meaningless" 2021 Elections 2 2

The Deputy Speaker who is also the NRM Vice Chairperson for Northern Uganda and himself defected from UPC to NRM in 2006, explained that the alleged people are using their purported defections as enterprising avenues for money making.
12:06
12:06

Namisindwa Voters Task Presidential Candidates on Better Service Delivery 4

The state of roads in Namisindwa district is also worrying which has made transport and movement in the district almost impossible, especially during the rainy season.
07:05
07:05

Candidates Oppose Ban on Cameras, Smartphones at Polling Stations 3

Justice Simon Byabakama, the chairman of the Electoral Commission clarified that the ban only targeted the gazetted polling area and that it was aimed at ensuring the sanctity of the secret ballot.
06:17
06:17

Clerics Caution Against Violence as Polls Draw Closer 3 1

Drawing from that experience and a series of other incidents, the council is moving around the country meeting security, religious leaders, the youths, women and the media, among others, with a message of promoting peace. The team was in Mbale on Thursday, meeting leaders from the greater Eastern Region which includes the sub-region of Bugisu, Sebei, Bukedi, Busoga, Teso and Karamoja.
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