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Jan 2021 26 results
19:13
19:13

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

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.
18:53
18:53

Low Voter Turnout Worries Kawempe Divisional Council Candidates 4

The turnout in Kampala Mayoral and Councilors' elections today has been so low that it has sounded alarm bells for the candidates Monday's polls
18:03
18:03

Two Shot in Kanungu Election Violence

According to Musingizi, he was returning from picking his appointment letter authorizing him to work as Kajojo’s polling agent when a gunman who was travelling in a black motor vehicle shot him.
17:53
17:53

Voter Bribery Accusations at Polling Station in Kiwatule voter turnout 1 1

Although voting at the place had started well and moved on calmly, it suddenly became chaotic when police were tipped about a group of women moving with candidate's posters and distributing money to voters.
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.
17:39
17:39

Agents Comb Villages to Woo Voters in Kawempe 5 1

At the three polling stations at Kampala Hill Academy in Kyebando, four in Kazo Angola, Six at Homisdallen and to the four at St. Paul's Primary School in Kyebando Central, there were no more than five people in the line at any time. At some point, there was no one at all, save for the polling officials and agents.
17:22
17:22

Buikwe South MP Elect, Seven FDC Polling Agents Arrested at Nyenga 1

The Buikwe South Member of Parliament elect Dr Michael Bayiga Lulume has been arrested together with seven polling agents for the Forum for Democratic Change-FDC LC5 candidate Jimmy Kananbi ahead of the tallying exercise.
17:16
17:16

Teargas, Live Bullets Rock Makerere University Over Alleged Voter Bribery

"We saw the polling assistant entering the hall with ballot papers that he had plucked out of the ballot book. We followed him up only to find him meeting with the agents of NRM candidates. We couldn't wait for their next action and that's how the chaos began," noted one of Nyanjura agents.
16:38
16:38

Mukono Candidates Blame Low Voter Turnout on Presidential Results 2

Betty Nakasi a DP Woman District Councilor candidate says that most people have refused to come and vote due to their disappointment over the results of the recently concluded presidential elections.
16:30
16:30

Omoro Residents Walk 30 Kilometers to Vote in New Polling Station Ongako Sub-County.

They braved the hot sun and reached the Dog-Tochi market polling station at half-past midday tired and exhausted but hopeful to cast their votes.
16:12
16:12

Biometric Voter Verification Kits Slow Down Polling in Jinja City BVVK 3 1

Most of the BVVK machines were experienced network breakdowns and voters would spend close to seven minutes verifying their details before being cross-checked in the voters’ registers.
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.
15:30
15:30

Low Voter Turn Up Worries Gulu, Mbarara City Mayoral Candidates Gulu City 1 6

In Gulu, voters turned up in small numbers across the 188 polling stations in Gulu City compared to last week’s Presidential and Parliamentary elections, where the turn up was high.
14:47
14:47

Polls Called Off in Sembabule over Misallocation of Symbols 1 5

In Sembabule Town Council, Joseph Ssenyondo an independent candidate for the directly elected LC V Councillor's position was attached to the National Resistance Movement-NRM bus symbol while Umar Maseruka, the National Unity Platform-NUP candidate was allocated a table instead of an umbrella.
14:39
14:39

Kyagulanyi Deserves Humane Treatment by Gov't -Bishop Ochola 1 2

His remarks come as the former presidential candidate completes the first week of restrictions imposed against his movement by security agencies that have also blocked access to his home in Magere, Wakiso District. Kyagulanyi is held with his wife Barbra Itungo, who reportedly has an 18-months-old baby in her custody.
13:58
13:58

Kawempe South: 5 Arrested Over Pre-Ticking Ballots

Chaos broke out at Christian Life Church polling Station after voters ganged up against a woman they found with pre-ticked ballots and was about to drop them in the ballot box.
13:45
13:45

Wrong Ballots Sent to Mbale Northern Division, Voting Halted 2 1

Northern City Division is comprised of two electoral areas which include Northern Division East and Northern Division West. But, reports indicate that the ballot papers that were meant for councillors in the Northern Division East, were instead sent to Northern Division West and Vice versa.
13:33
13:33

Kyagulanyi Still Unable to Vote, Blockade Sustained in Magere 1

A group of army and police officers have cordoned off Freedom Drive, the road that connects to his home barring anyone from accessing or leaving the premises. Kyagulanyi has been held at his home in Magere since the Thursday's presidential elections on which he emerged runner up, behind the eventual winner Yoweri Kaguta Museveni.
12:30
12:30

Low Turnup Affecting Local Gov't Polls in Lira low voter turn up 1

At many polling stations in Lira, the voting activity has not yet started because there are no voters. The polling assistants and agents are seated hoping that any time, voters will walk in and exercise their right.
12:22
12:22

LC V Elections: One Dead, Two Arrested as Supporters Clash in Mbale 1 4 Top story

Preliminary information shows that the deceased was riding a motorcycle together with three around 1am this morning when they were attacked. It is alleged that the four were distributing appointment letters to Mweru’s polling agents when they ambushed at Nasasa-Mungoma road junction.
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