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09:57
09:57

Rakai District Councilors Censure Entire Executive Committee 7 1

The decision to censure the officials follows a petition signed by 16 out of 34 councilors accusing the members of alleged abuse of office, withholding information about the budget, and misconduct. The executive members are accused of passing a supplementary budget of 1.5 Billion Shillings without the knowledge of the councilors.
10:54
10:54

NUP Candidate Wins Councilor's Seat In Absentia 5 1

According to Ssaku, the elections collided with his examinations, which couldn’t enable him to stay around for the voting. He, however, says that he counted on his trusted agents and party leaders to help him in his absentia.
12:36
12:36

Voting Delayed in Rakai Residual Elections 6 1

Joseph Mwebe, the Presiding Officer Kifamba Sub County, attributed the delay to a lack of voters. He said that the polling officials and voting materials were delivered earlier, but voting could not start.
14:44
14:44

NRM Candidates in Rakai Decry Lack Of Funds For Campaigns 3 1

According to Alex Kiweewa, a Senior Four student, he is depending on his parents for financial support after spending the little money he had made from selling his agricultural produces.
09:41
09:41

Nine Candidates to Contest in Rakai Residual, By-elections 3 1

Sylvia Kyohairwe Tegyeza, the Rakai District Returning Officer Tegyeza asked the candidates and their supporters to adhere to the COVID-19 Standard Operating Procedures-SOPs and refrain from acts of violence.
09:58
09:58

Five Nominated For Residual, By-elections in Rakai 6 1

The by-election will be conducted for the Kifamba Male Youth Councilor position which fell vacant following the death of Augustine Jaggwe of National Unity Platform-NUP who died in a car accident. The other position is for the Female Elderly Representative for Lwentulege Town council, PWD which is vacant following the death of Regina Nambooze.
16:48
16:48

Delays Mar By-elections in Rakai 1

Sylvia Tegyeza, the Rakai District Registrar, said that the aspirants were ready with their nomination forms, but were yet to be stamped by the Chief Magistrate Patrick Kityo who was not in the office.
15:07
15:07

First Ever Lukooki Book Published, Launched 2 1

The 48-page book titled “Tugambe Olukooki”, meaning Let Us Speak Lukooki, was officially launched at the 17th Coronation Anniversary of the Kamuswaga Apollo Ssansa Kabumbuli II at Kakoma Playground in Lwanda sub-county on Saturday.
20:25
20:25

Rakai NRM LC V Candidate Petitions EC for Vote Recount 2 1 Top story

In his January 21, 2021 petition addressed to the Electoral Commission chairperson through the District Registrar, Bajjungu claims that ballot papers in two boxes from Kiteredde polling station in Kibanda sub-county and Kitogota polling station in Kiziba sub-county were not counted.
07:38
07:38

Two More Arrested With Over 300 Pre-ticked Ballots In Rakai 1

Enoch Ssenkaayi, the Presiding Officer and Maria Namuddu, the polling assistant at Lugalama Catholic polling station confirmed the incident, saying the pre-ticked ballots had not reached the boxes since the suspects were arrested in time.
17:47
17:47

Protest As Police Arrests Rakai NUP LC 5 Candidate 2

Eliab Kiggundu Sango was arrested in Ntantamuchi sub-county for unknown reason ahead of the vote tally.
15:43
15:43

Rakai Polling Agent Arrested for Stealing Ballot Booklet 3

The agent, only identified as Deus, was representing Samuel Kaggwa Ssekamwa, an independent candidate in the Rakai Local Council chairperson's race. Ssekamwa is contesting for the same seat with Godfrey Bajjungu (NRM), Eliab Kigundu Sango (NUP), Elisa Nicholas Ssekitende (FDC), and independents Ali Balekye, Kasiiba John, and Robert Nyondo.
12:42
12:42

Rakai NUP Leaders Abandon Kooki Candidate 5

Eliyab Kiggundu Ssango, the Rakai District NUP Chairperson, says their candidate has remained in Kampala for a week after the campaigns were flagged off, which raises questions.
10:27
10:27

NRM's Ssemwanga Unopposed MP For Buyamba County As Nominations Close 4 1

Sarah Nabukeera, the Rakai Electoral Commission District Registrar confirms that they received only one candidate seeking to contest as MP for Buyamba County MP.
17:34
17:34

Rakai Winners Celebrate Victory 2

Haruna Kyeyune Kasolo, the incumbent Kyotera County Member of Parliament says despite the overwhelming victory he will not rest until he wins the 2016 general elections.
07:14
07:14

NRM Elections Drag On Up to 7pm in Rakai nrm primaries 1 2

John Tamale, the Rakai District NRM party Registrar says they had no option but to extend the voting time due to late delivery of voting materials.
17:16
17:16

Late Delivery of Voting Materials Mars NRM Polls in Greater Masaka Region nrm primaries 3 1

Rogers Kawalya, the Rakai Town Council NRM Election Supervise told URN that they had failed to open the polling exercise since all polling stations had not yet received voting materials by 1pm.
17:05
17:05

Masaka TDA Institutes Candidate Vetting, Selection Committees 1 5 Top story

Rehemah Namirembe, the Democratic Alliance Candidates Selection Coordinator in the Masaka region says the committees will help sort out disagreements, but also vet and get best candidates to compete.
May 23 results