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Jan 2021 11 results
19:41
19:41

Hundreds Barred from Witnessing Vote Counting

Voters at Nabukalu zone in Kawempe North couldn't hide their anger as they screamed at polling constables demanding that they are allowed inside the polling stations.
19:10
19:10

Kawempe South Parliamentary Candidates React to Internet Shutdown

Tenywa Edris an Independent Candidate noted that due to the internet shut down, he is finding a hard time coordinating his polling agents since they had set up a Whatsapp group to track the results.
19:00
19:00

Candidates, CSOs Criticize Government over Internet Shut Down 4

Internet was cut off last night just a day after President Kaguta Museveni told the country that they had disabled social media after Facebook blocked accounts of a number of National Resistance Movement-NRM supporters and influencers. Facebook accused them of using their platform to spread propaganda and influence the Election.
18:35
18:35

Tumukunde, Nyanzi Say Opposition Agents were Chased from Polling Station

“I had to call the chairman of the Electoral Commission Simon Byabakama that my agents at these polling stations were locked outside the polling stations by the army in these places,” Nyanzi claimed.
18:22
18:22

City Young Adults Turn Up in Large Numbers to Vote 4

Haruna Kayemba 58, doesn't remember any election he has participated in with such a high turn-up of youths. He thinks awareness among the youths has grown to high levels.
16:20
16:20

Electoral Commission Not Affected by Internet Shutdown 1

He said in a phone interview that they have tested the internet and it's working perfectly. This despite a shutdown which affected the entire country, when the government moved to block access to the Worldwide web.
14:57
14:57

Voting Materials Delivered Late at Polling Stations 1

At least 1,423 boxes of ballot papers, basins and lamps were dispatched from the designated centre in Nakawa at 10:30 pm on Wednesday evening from where it was driven to holding centres in constituencies. The material was then supposed to be delivered to the different polling station by 6:20 am this morning.
14:29
14:29

No Voter Location Slip, No Entry to Luzira Prison Polling Station 1

At the main gate of the prison, all persons seeking entrance into the facility were required to present the slip as proof that they are supposed to vote at the designated polling station. Those that could not present a slip were stopped from entering the gate.
13:01
13:01

EC Suspends Voting in Mwenge County North Constituency

Addressing journalists at the National Tally Centre in Kyambogo, Byabakama said that a new polling date in the Constituency will be announced. He equally appealed to the respective candidates and voters in the area to remain calm as they wait for a new polling date.
Jan 2021 11 results