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Human Rights Committee Finally Gets Money for Electoral Violence Probe 2021 Elections 1

The Human Rights Committee will not be able to cover the several parts of the country like they had planned but will only go to 8 districts of Ntungamo, Masaka, Mbale, Mayuge, Lira, Gulu, Kampala and Wakiso due to funding.
19:50
19:50

MPs React to Kyagulanyi's Withdrawal of Petition BOBI WINE 1 4

A section of Members of Parliament have expressed mixed reactions over former Presidential candidate Robert Kyagulanyi's move to withdraw his petition after claiming that he would not get justice.
17:38
17:38

Gov't Rejects EU's Resolutions on Elections violence 1

Uganda has rejected the European Parliament resolution taking stock of the human rights violations during and after elections calling it blanket accusations.
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19:40

Voters Demand for Better Services in Local Council Elections 2021 Elections 4

During last week’s presidential and parliamentary elections, several polling stations faced challenges that include using the Biometric Voter Verification Kit (BVVK) machines owing to knowledge gaps, checking voter’s registers and guiding voters on how to proceed during vote casting.
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Facebook Blocks Anti-Bobi Wine Accounts social media 1 2 Top story

Hundreds Facebook accounts in Uganda that have been posting anti-Bobi Wine messages have been pulled down by global giant that has 2.7billion users, more than a third of the world's population
12:47
12:47

Oulanyah Criticizes Opposition Defections to NRM as "Useless and Meaningless" 2021 Elections 2 2

The Deputy Speaker who is also the NRM Vice Chairperson for Northern Uganda and himself defected from UPC to NRM in 2006, explained that the alleged people are using their purported defections as enterprising avenues for money making.
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Will FDC Maintain Grip on Teso Without Besigye? Teso Sub Region 5 1

The FDC situation in the region has been made worse by the exodus of all the three party MPs, who have now become independent candidates after internal conflicts following the party’s presidential elections in 2017.
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17:53

NUP Candidate in Gulu Seeks Police Protection Over Death Threat 2021 Elections 1 1

Patrick Jimmy Okema, the Aswa River Region Police Spokesperson instead advised the candidate to get a private security guard or apply to the Inspector General of Police for a police officer for his protection.
08:47
08:47

2,000 Special Constables Recruited in Acholi 2021 Elections 2

The SPCs will be trained for only two weeks and will be deployed five days before January 14, 2021, presidential and parliamentary elections day.
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EC Calls on Candidates to Report Cases of Security Interference During Campaigns 2021 Elections 1 1

He said although it’s good to inform the media about the obstacles that they face while crisscrossing the country looking for support, they [media] can’t do much in coming up with solutions to these impediments.
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Presidential Candidate Amuriat, FDC Leaders Defy COVID-19 Guidelines in Gulu City Christopher Acire 1

The leaders and supporters were all wearing FDC branded T-shirts with pictures of Betty Aol Ocan, Amuriat and Acire, they held a procession within the wall fenced residence led by the UWMFO brass band, they jubilated and ululated, rejoiced, sang songs of victory in the 2021 elections.
16:34
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Mao Calls for End to Tribalism as he Joins Presidential Race 2021 Elections 7 3

Mao said that for many years, politicians in Uganda have wanted to ride on their tribal, religious and ethnic backgrounds as vehicles to leadership, while at the same time wrecking the country. Mao was addressing a press conference moments after his nomination to contest for the Presidency.
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NRM Opposes Printing Ballot Papers from Abroad 2021 Elections 2

Lumumba said that the government adopted the policy on local enterprise promotion’ the Buy Uganda Build Uganda initiative, and therefore, it is incumbent upon all government agencies including the Electoral Commission to follow it.
18:34
18:34

Elect Leaders Who Will Empower the Judiciary-Owiny-Dollo 2021 Elections 8 6

Dollo’s also asked Civil Society Organizations, the development partners and voters to compel leaders to ensure that there is at least one Grade One Magistrates Court in each part of the country.
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17:49

While NRM Courts Its Rebels, NUP Vows to Fight Its Independents 2021 Elections 4 4 Top story

While NRM Secretary General Kasule Lumumba was announcing the party decision to hold peace talks with the new independents, NUP spokesman Joel Senyonyi was declaring the war against independents who got nomination after being denied the young party's flag.
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Presidential Race 2021: Four More Aspirants Submit Signatures To EC For Verification Paul Bukenya 2

According to the guidelines issued by the Electoral Commission, the body charged with organizing elections in Uganda, aspirants were supposed to submit signatures of their nominators two weeks before the nomination which will take place next month on November 2-3.
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13:39

Busiro East Candidate Arrested for Defying Orders on Processions 2021 Elections 1 1

Matovu, who narrowly lost to Medard Lubega Sseggona in the 2016 elections, had come for nomination with a number of people and cars contrary to the guidelines issued by the Electoral Commission. The guidelines restricted aspirants to only two vehicles, with three people each.
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Rivals Say Sseggona is a Good MP but... 2021 Elections 5

Four of the seven candidates who want to replace Sseggona say that although it is so important to focus on national issues in parliament, an MP should also pay attention to the local problems of the people he represents.
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11:35

EC Abandons Nomination Schedule to Prioritize Emergency Cases 2021 Elections 1 4

Aspirants from the five divisions of Kawempe, Lubaga, Nakawa, Makindye and Kampala central started arriving at the Electoral Commission Offices in Ntinda, as early as 7 a.m., in line with a schedule with pre-booked nomination times. However, several people requested for special consideration, away from the schedule.
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EC Warns Aspirants Against Moving With Supporters at Nomination Venues Paul Bukenya 1

Bukenya called upon candidates not to hold after nomination campaigns, adding that there will be an opportunity for the candidates to hold campaigns after the harmonization process of the campaign schedules.
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