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12:36
12:36

Elders Reject Virtual Campaigns, Seek Special Plan for Karamoja 5

The districts of Amudat, Nabilatuk, Kaabong, Karenga and Napak in Karamoja, all do not have a single radio station. The elders say that even in districts with radio stations, community members do not have radio sets, which presents another challenge for candidates and their voters.
17:56
17:56

Mask Vendors Ejected from Police Check Points 1 2

James Katuntu, a mask vendor has been targeting motorists at Wandegeya. He told URN that he decided to stage at Wandegeya to sell masks to motorists stopped by police.
17:19
17:19

Luweero NRM Registrars Resort to Door To Door For Mass Registration Local Governments 1 4 Top story

Tiff Nsubuga, the Luweero Sub County NRM Party Supervisor, says village registrars were advised to move door to door so as to bring the exercise closer to people and enroll more members.
18:53
18:53

Voter's Register Display Exercise: Kasese Municipality Records Low Turn Up voters 1 3 Top story

The display officer, who only identified herself as Samantha, said there was a low turn up since the exercise begun. She also said that a number of voters, who didn’t find their names on the register, said they wouldn’t bother checking at the neighboring stations.
11:36
11:36

Mayors Want Nomination Dates Revised 5

Moses Kayondo Ssebalamu the LC 3 Chairperson of Wobulenzi town council says that the long campaign period affects service delivery as the office bearers abandon them to join the race to save their seats
16:20
16:20

PWDs Demand Deployment of Sign Language Interpreters at Polling Stations 1 4

They argue that persons with hearing impairments find difficulties to participate in electoral processes especially during campaigns and voting.
20:07
20:07

Expelled MPs Did Not Get Fair Hearing-Lawyers 1 3

On Thursday George Karemera and Eric Sabiti lawyers from the Attorney General and Electoral Commission respectively argued that the constitutional court ruling was unlawful because the MPs were not given the chance to defend themselves in court.
18:03
18:03

EA Court Sets Date for Ruling on Application to Block 2021 Elections Age Limit 1

This is according to a notice signed by the Registrar of the East African Court of Justice Yufnalis Okubo summoning Uganda’s Attorney General and Mabirizi to go and receive the ruling.
13:07
13:07

Forming Alliance will Defeat Museveni in 2021 Elections - Gen. Muntu 2

Gen. Muntu says opposition should agree on one candidate during presidential, parliamentary and local council elections come 2021.
16:41
16:41

Women in Karamoja Take Up Leadership Positions in ANT 2

The regional and district leaders were unveiled on Tuesday in Moroto town during a regional induction workshop organized by the party to equip the leaders with knowledge on leadership and public speaking.
20:53
20:53

Mugisha Muntu Tips Karamoja Voters on Leaders gen. mugisha muntu 1

According to Gen. Muntu, the poverty in Karamoja is a result of bad leaders who are exploiting the ignorance of the people to enrich themselves. He cites that vast mineral wealth in the region, which he says is being exploited by foreign companies at the expense of local investors.
18:58
18:58

Absence of National IDs Affects Voter Register Updates in Teso 1 4

Some of the residents claim they lost their National Identity Cards, while others did not register for National Ids during the mass registration in 2014.
16:15
16:15

Sub Counties in Karamoja Double Ahead of 2021 Elections 1 1

Karamoja had 1,996 villages, 52 sub-counties, 19 constituencies and seven districts during the 2016 general election. However, the region now has more than 2,000 villages, 102 sub-counties including town councils, 21 constituencies and nine districts.
08:39
08:39

Tororo Councilors Deny Parliamentary Legal Committee Access to Council Hall code of conduct 3 2 Top story

The council meeting, which had started early morning, was expected to end by 2:00PM to allow the consultations to take place. Legal and Parliamentary Affairs Committee members led by their chairperson, Jacob Oboth Oboth arrived the district headquarters as agreed but were blocked by councilors led Molly Anyeko, the Kisoko- Petta sub county woman representative.
19:59
19:59

Elgon Region Voters Reject Electoral Reforms Amendment 5 1

They also opposed the proposed Political Parties and Organizations Bill which introduces a code of conduct for political parties and organizations saying the political parties have their own laws which govern them.
21:18
21:18

Electoral Commission Sets Date for Demarcation of Electoral Areas Kampala District 1 9 Top story

Demarcation of electoral areas is the process of identifying and creating electoral areas for purposes of representation of citizen in accordance with the law. Whereas, reorganization of polling stations involves placing voters in the right polling stations in an electoral area.
11:46
11:46

Uganda National Dialogue: Gulu Leaders Call for Constitutional Review james ogoola 1

Justine Obol, the Gulu District Democratic Party Secretary argued that although article (1) of the constitution states that power belongs to the people, this isn’t reflected in the country.
18:50
18:50

FDC Wants EC To Consult them before Hiring 2021 Polls Supervisors 1 1

The FDC Spokesperson, Ibrahim Ssemujju Nganda, says FDC and other parties that participate in the elections are affected by the decisions of those running Electoral Commission yet they are not consulted on their recruitment.
14:53
14:53

Local Councils Lacking Registers eric sabiiti 4

In 2018, the lawyer of the Electoral Commission Eric Sabiiti told URN that more than 100 local council general election petitions that ended up in court most of them had issues to do with voter registration.
10:00
10:00

Meetings to Resolve UNSA Leadership Crisis Flops Again 1 1

This is after two consecutively scheduled Board of Trustees meetings scheduled for May 30 and June 6, 2019, aborted due to lack of quorum and absence of its chairperson, Alex Kakooza, who is also the Education and Sports Permanent Secretary.
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