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12:43
12:43

We Have Liberated Soroti from Opposition-Ariko Soroti City 1 4

The comments by Ariko, a member of the ruling National Resistance Movement-NRM party follow his victory in a by-election held on Thursday. He polled 9, 407 votes and defeated his closest rival Moses Attan Okia who had 8,771 votes while Pascal Amuriat, the Uganda Peoples’ Congress-UPC party candidate got 115 votes.
22:38
22:38

Herbert Edmund Ariko Wins Soroti East By-election Soroti City 1 2 Top story

Ariko garnered 9,407 votes against Attan’s 8,771 votes. The Uganda Peoples’ Congress candidate, Pascal Amuriat got 115 votes.
15:20
15:20

Soroti East By-election: Voting Halted at Two Polling Stations Over Alleged Vote Stuffing Soroti City 1

In Omalera B Polling Station, where 42 voters had cast their votes, the agents and electoral officers discovered more than 200 ballot papers stuffed in the ballot box in favor of the NRM candidate Herbert Edmund Ariko.
10:50
10:50

Over 40 FDC Officials, Party President Arrested in Soroti Soroti City 3 1

Faith Apolot, an employee at Elisian Hotel, says that a joint security team comprising the police and army stormed the hotel around 11:30 pm, and everyone out.
09:58
09:58

Polls Open for the Soroti East By- Election Soroti City 2 1

The polling materials were dispatched by 6:00am but voting delayed in some polling stations especially at the public gardens which has four polling stations. The voting delayed in Central Ward Cell C&D and Cell A&B, Hardware Cell G and Juakali Cell G polling stations. Some of the polling stations located in the business hub of Soroti city started voting past 8:00am.
08:07
08:07

Soroti East By- Election: Traders Count Loses in Amukaru Cattle Market 1 5

Susan Ikeris, a second cloth trader says she couldn’t sell anything because of low turn-up in the market. She said that most traders and customers were taken unawares by the change in the market day.
07:28
07:28

Numberless Vehicles, Roadblocks Increase Soroti as Polls Open Soroti City 2 2

During the candidate's briefing by the Electoral Commission and security agencies at Soroti University on Wednesday evening, Nathan Nandala Mafabi, the FDC Secretary General tasked the commission and security heads to explain why the numberless vehicles are on the streets.
17:44
17:44

Soroti East Receives Voting Materials Ahead of By-election Soroti City 2 1

The materials include registers, ballot boxes, Ballot papers, Biometric Voter Verification Kits, and basins among others.
07:22
07:22

Kyagulanyi Rallies Support for FDC Candidate Soroti City 2 1

Kyagulanyi joined Atan's last campaign rally in Moruapesur ward on Tuesday evening. He said that the opposition parties are stronger together and will work hard to ensure that Attan reclaims his seat.
16:21
16:21

Heavy Police Deployment as Museveni, Besigye Campaign in Soroti Soroti City 1 2

Besigye is campaigning for the FDC candidate, Moses Attan Okia in Opiyai, Opuyo, and Aloet wards while President Museveni is campaigning for the NRM candidate, Herbert Edmund Ariko in Madera and Moruapesur wards.
15:24
15:24

Soroti East By-Election: NRM Camp Struggling to Mend Cracks Ahead of Polls Capt. Mike Mukula 2 1

Trouble started in June as the party embarked on sourcing a new flag bearer after abandoning Jimmy Ekemu, who represented the party in the 2020 polls. According to the NRM Constitution, the flag bearer serves for a term of five years in office, unless terminated on legal grounds.
07:32
07:32

Soroti East By- Election: VP Alupo Pleads with Voters to Support NRM Candidate Soroti City 1 2

Alupo joins a host of other government officials including the Prime Minister, Robbinah Nabbanja, the Deputy Speaker of Parliament, Thomas Tayebwa, and the NRM bigwigs who have camped in Soroti to rally support for the NRM candidate.
20:16
20:16

Besigye Beats Security, Campaigns in Soroti Soroti City 1

Besigye is reported to have been intercepted by the police at Igar fuel station in Jinja City on his way to Soroti on Sunday morning.
09:02
09:02

Soroti East By- Election: UPC Candidate Fails to Campaign in Five Wards Soroti City 1 1

On Thursday, Amuriat called off his first-day campaigns in Opiyai, Kengere, and Pioneer wards following the death of the UPC councilor in Opiyai ward. He again failed to turn up for the second day of campaigns at Kichinjaji and Akisim wards.
18:15
18:15

Soroti East By- Election: UPC Candidate Delays Campaign Start Soroti City 1 1

According to the campaign roadmap, Amuriat was expected to launch his campaigns in Opiyai ward in line with the harmonized program issued by the Electoral Commission on Wednesday.
18:09
18:09

Soroti East By-election: NRM Candidate Starts Door-to Door Campaigns 2 3

Ariko reached out to voters in their homes and business premises.
15:11
15:11

1,500 New Voters Registered for Soroti East By-Election Soroti City 4 1

In the 2021 general elections, Soroti City East Division had 34,784 registered voters, but the number has now increased to 36,481 voters.
18:10
18:10

NRM, UPC Candidates Set Priorities After Nominations Soroti City 1 2

On Tuesday, the Electoral Commission in Soroti City nominated Herbert Edmund Ariko, the National Resistance Movement- NRM candidate, and Pascal Amuriat from the Uganda People’s Congress- UPC. This brings to three, the number of candidates nominated for the Soroti East by-election slated for July 28, 2022.
17:31
17:31

I Had No Role in Boundary Demarcations-FDC’s Moses Attan Okia Soroti City 4 1

Attan, the first and the only candidate nominated on Monday, the first day of nominations for the Soroti East MP by-elections, told Journalists that unlike his competitor, Herbert Edmund Ariko, who was in Parliament at the time of the creation of Soroti City, he had no role in the creation or alteration of the boundaries.
08:28
08:28

Soroti East By- Election: NRM in Early Campaigns Capt. Mike Mukula 3 4

Besides the NRM top officials led by the NRM Vice Chairperson for Eastern Uganda, Mike Mukula, and the party Secretariat headed by the director in charge of mobilization, Rosemary Sseninde, the Deputy Speaker of Parliament, Thomas Tayebwa, the State Minister in charge of Economic Monitoring, Peter Ogwang and a host of MPs have also joined the campaigns.
Oct 83 results