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11:42
11:42

EC Criticized for Incomplete Local Council Polls in Sembabule 2

The NUP leaders led by Muhammad Ssemanda, the district party registrar are accusing the commission of failing to conduct polls in all local government electoral areas in Sembabule district.
08:00
08:00

Sembabule Candidate Challenges Results over Altered Name

Migadde who lost the race to Patrick Nkalubo of the National Resistance Movement-NRM, says that his name was wrongly spelt on the ballot papers, presenting him as Josephat instead of Joseph. He says that because of this error, many people that would have voted for him were confused.
12:00
12:00

Loser of Mawogola North MP Election Disputes Shartsi Kutesa’s Victory 1 1 Top story

Robert Beine, the Sembabule District Returning Officer has described Wagaba’s claims as mere allegations, saying their tallying system was programmed to detect and sieve out false declaration forms.
19:13
19:13

Counter Terrorism Personnel Alarm Voters in Sembabule Local Council Polls 2 1

Bill Magondo, one of the residents in Mitima sub county says the the presence of these rare security personnel in the area raises suspicions about their intentions in the ongoing election processes.
19:18
19:18

Sodo's Withdrawal from Mawogola North MP Race Angers Voters 3 1

Grace Kashendwa, a resident of Kasongi village who was an ardent supporter of Sodo has blamed him for taking what he describes as unreasoned decision to withdraw from a race, yet he had higher stakes of winning it.
09:36
09:36

Sodo Withdraws From Mawogola North MP Race 1 Top story

Sodo told Uganda Radio Network in an interview that his decision to withdraw from the race was reached after a series of meetings with President Museveni who asked him to step down for his opponent for purposes of building cohesion both within the party and their family.
22:04
22:04

Intimidation, Arrests Mar Sembabule District Youth Council Elections 2

The position of the district youth chairperson attracted2 contestants and actual voting delayed for hours to starts as some of the voters were held by police over unknown reasons.
18:53
18:53

No NRM Candidate for Mawogola North as Kaguta, Kutesa are Nominated as Independents 4 1

This was after the party authorities failing to break the stalemate on the official flagbearer pitting President Museveni's Godfrey Aine Kaguta and Foreign Minister Kutesa's daughter Shartsi Nayebare Musherure Kuteesa
05:19
05:19

Kabatsi Pushes for NRM’s Appeal Despite Contesting as Independent Candidate in Sembabule 4 1

Despite her being nominated with a Radio as her campaign symbol, Kabatsi is still haggling for the support of the NRM members in the area, pleading to them to swap her for the official flag bearer for the seat.
11:52
11:52

Violence Reported in Sembabule NRM Primaries Despite Heavy Security Deployment 1

The affected villages include; Kannunga, Rushese and Kizaano polling station in Rugusulu Sub county, in Mawogola North Constituency where supporters turned rowdy as they engaged in bitter alterations that resulted into fighting.
15:41
15:41

NRM Voters Shun Woman MP Primaries in Sembabule 2 1

According to the party guidelines issued on Tuesday, the voters were supposed to start by participating in the election of the constituency MPs after which they would proceed to vote for the women MP Aspirants. But many of the voters left the polling stations after the first process.
11:33
11:33

2000 Security Personnel Deployed as NRM Votes in Sembabule 1 1 Top story

Sembabule Resident District Commissioner Nickson Niwagaba says that they had deployed at least 200 police officers in each of the nine sub-counties to prevent eventualities similar to the ones that led to the cancellation of the polls on September 4, when violence erupted in many parts of the district.
07:38
07:38

Candidates Reject Use of National IDs in Sembabule NRM Primaries 3 1

According to the guidelines, all voters will have to present their National Identification-ID cards before they are allowed to vote.
23:39
23:39

Deputy IGP Camps in Sembabule As Tensions Rise Ahead of NRM Primaries 2

Muhammad Nsubuga, the greater Masaka regional Police Spokesperson says the deputy IGP has moved in purposely to secure the area of any eventualities that may interfere with peace in the area.
15:18
15:18

Uncertainty Veils NRM Sub County Nominations in Sembabule 1 1

The declaration of winners in Rugusuulu was delayed following a dispute on the validity of results from two villages. This has now generated a sharp controversy among the contestants as the deadline for nomination of local government candidates’ by the National Electoral Commission draws closer.
15:46
15:46

Nomination Expenses Irk Political Aspirants in Sembabule 5

Fredrick Tumwine, an intending male youth Councillor for Mujwala Sub County says that besides incurring costs to obtain signatures of seconders, they also challenged by the expenses associated with securing statutory declarations from the courts of law.
17:03
17:03

Identity Red Flags Slow EC Nominations in Sembabule 1 1

Barbra Busingye, the EC district Registrar for Sembabule says that many aspirants submitted incorrect particulars of their seconders especially when it comes to capturing their Voter Identification Numbers or National Identification Numbers-NIN, which are mandatory requirements for a candidate’s nomination.
17:32
17:32

Two NRM Aspirants Boycott Residual Primaries in Sembabule 3 2

The NRM had planned to repeat primaries in four out of the nine villages in Sembabule Town Council and in two polling stations in Rugushuulu Sub-county after the process was reportedly interrupted by the chaos that delayed the declaration of final results in the initial process, a week ago.
14:34
14:34

Party Registers, Cards Ignored in LCV NRM Primaries in Sembabule 2 1

Unlike in the parliamentary primaries, on Friday several election officers neglected the party register and allowed whoever was willing to freely participate in the elections.
11:27
11:27

Museveni Summons Sembabule NRM Leaders, Aspirants 2 2 Top story

Nickson Niwagaba, the Sembabule Resident District Commissioner confirms that he has been directed by State House to pass on the summons to leaders for a meeting scheduled for Thursday. Those summoned for the meeting include Shartsi Musherure Kuteesa and Godfrey Aine Kaguta a.k.a Sodo, who are both contesting for Mawogola North constituency.
Mar 68 results