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10:35
10:35

Tricks and Loopholes for Stealing Elections at Grassroots Disclosed Presiding Officers 1 1

Nakisekka, the incumbent Masaka district Vice-Chairperson who however unsuccessfully for Masaka City female councilor representing Nyendo-Mukungwe Division, argues that the tendency of assigning staff permanent stations of work throughout the election process abets malpractice.
08:07
08:07

Former Masaka City NRM Mayoral Candidate Arrested Over Vehicle Theft 1

Muhammad Nsubuga, the Southern Regional Police Spokesperson, says that Mbabazi ran out of luck when some of the people he was trying to sell a Toyota Premio registration number UAS 510S decided to conduct a search at Uganda Revenue Authority- URA and discovered that the car was registered in different names, which raised their suspicion.
06:49
06:49

Voter Seeks to Overturn Victory of Ssekandi’s Rival Richard Ssebamala 2 Top story

Bazzanya, who identifies himself as a builder and businessman, contends that Ssebamala was not validly elected. He argues that the MP-elect through his agents with his full knowledge and consent committed several illegalities and electoral offences during campaigns contrary to the laws governing Parliamentary Election.
15:36
15:36

Opposition Activists Challenge MPs on Stringent Law Against Vote Rigging 4

Led by Joseph Kasirye, the National Unity Platform registrar for Masaka City, the activists who include members of two other opposition parties; the Forum for Democratic Change-FDC and Democratic Party-DP, argue that the current electoral laws are still weak to stop vote-rigging.
08:26
08:26

NRM Losers in Masaka Decry Political Persecution 3

The candidates argue that ever since the elections were concluded some of them have not yet fully recovered from the political tensions and pain.
12:26
12:26

Mawogola North Election Loser Challenges Shartsi Kuteesa's Victory 2 1

In his affidavit, he argues that the Electoral Commission did not comply with the election laws and that the entire process was marred by massive ballot stuffing, alteration of the declaration of result forms, intimidation of voter, open day bribery and ferrying of voters among others; all in the favour of Musherure.
12:23
12:23

Human Rights Committee Calls for Post-Election Reconciliation in Masaka 3 1

The call was made by the Human Rights Committee of Parliament which is currently conducting public hearings about the violations that marred the recent elections across the country. This includes the excessive use of force by law enforcement agents, resulting in the killing and wounding of civilians, and arbitrary arrests and detentions of opposition supporters.
18:59
18:59

NUP 'Abductees' Fed on Rotten Food, Severely Beaten During Detention 1 3

He says their captors bundled them in a waiting van, inside which they were allegedly injected with unknown fluids before they were dropped inside a filthy detention facility in an unknown place where they met several detainees.
07:21
07:21

NRM Moves to Audit Party Performance in Central Region 3 1

Results from last month’s general election indicate that the NRM performed poorly in the Presidential and Parliamentary polls in the central region. Many of the incumbent MPs including ministers were defeated by rivals from the opposition.
12:18
12:18

Buganda Sub County Representative Sued for Defamation Buganda Land Board 2

In the execution of her responsibilities some of which include superintending over Kingdom’s properties in Bukakata, Buddu county, Namuddu clashed with the sub-county leadership whom she accused of authorizing new occupants on Kabaka’s land without consent from the Kingdom authorities.
11:12
11:12

DP, NUP, NRM Share Sub County LCIII Seats in Masaka

The National Unity Platform, Democratic Party and National Resistance Movement have shared seats in the four sub-counties of Masaka district in the LCIII elections.
12:34
12:34

NUP Rakai Woman MP Candidates Petitions Court Challenging Poll Results masaka high court 3

In her application filed on Friday through her Lawyer, Mike Mugerwa, Nalubega says the elections were marred with gross irregularities. She says in Dwaniro, Kibanda sub-counties and Rakai town council, polling agents and voters were paid to participate in the election.
15:42
15:42

High Court Upholds Bukoto South Parliamentary Results Masaka High Court

Kiyimba had challenged the outcome of the January 14 Parliamentary polls stating that they were affected by numerical errors which cost him a well-deserved victory. According to the Electoral Commission, Kiyimba polled 6,684 votes, to finish the race behind the NUP candidate Twaha Kagabo who scored 8,883.
18:20
18:20

Masaka Workers Polls Cancelled over Shortage of Ballot Papers 3

The elections that were being held at Masaka Recreation Grounds were called off after it emerged that the Electoral Commission had delivered 200 ballot papers instead of 211.
15:38
15:38

Youth Elections in Masaka Suspended over Controversy on Eligibility of Voters 2 1

The controversy stems from the credentials one is required to present before being allowed to cast their ballot, something that led to the suspension of the whole process.
12:08
12:08

New Voters in Masaka City Regret Electing Unknown Candidates Masaka City Council 3

Janet Nassolo, a resident of Kibisi parish told Uganda Radio Network that many people took this year’s election as a fashion and failed to evaluate the candidates for the various leadership positions.
19:47
19:47

Court Stops Kalungu East Vote Recount 2 1 Top story

The Chief Magistrate, Charles Yeitesi, who had issued a vote recount order on Monday declined to continue with the exercise after it emerged that the seal on one of the ballot boxes delivered in court was broken.
16:04
16:04

Masaka Court Orders Kalungu East Constituency Vote Recount 2 1 Top story

Ssempijja through his lawyers led by Geoffrey Kandebe told the court that the same thing happened at about 25 polling stations, which gave a chance to Katabazi’s polling agents and officials to mismatch the votes and hence robbed him of his victory.
13:37
13:37

Candidates Continue Campaigning as Elections Take Place in Masaka

In Kimanya-Kabonera and Nyendo-Mukungwe divisions of the newly created Masaka City, candidates and their agents are still traversing communities urging people to vote for them.
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