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07:41
07:41

Court Rejects Abdul Katuntu's Witnesses over Inconsistencies Bugweri 1

Galisonga, a candidate of the Forum for Democratic change-FDC party petitioned the court challenging Katuntu’s declaration as the elected Member of Parliament for Bugweri County citing malpractices in the January 2021 general election.
15:35
15:35

Court Dismisses Election Petition Against Bukooli Central MP voter 1 3

Justice Serukuma further stated that Ngiya failed to raise the required number of 500 registered voters in support of the petition.
16:09
16:09

Court Throws Out Election Petition Against Kagoma County MP parliament 2 1

Walyomu’s lawyer, Ben Ssemanda told URN that his client complied with all the legal requirements while changing his name in 2009, adding that there was no need for the petitioner to sue him over the same.
09:31
09:31

Court Dismisses Electoral Petition against Jinja South Division Mayor judgment 1

Nasser Ashraf was declared the winner of the South Division mayoral seat with 6,910 votes while Musisi, his main challenger polled 4,973 votes. Musisi however contested the results arguing that the election was marred with irregularities, which affected the final outcome of the exercise.
20:44
20:44

Salamu Musumba Withdraws Petition against Kadaga election 2 1

Musumba had filed the petition before the High Court in Jinja faulting both Kadaga and Electoral Commission for allegedly orchestrating irregularities, which affected the outcome of the January 2021 general election.
21:09
21:09

Court Dismisses Katuntu’s Affidavits Filed Out of Time election 4 1 Top story

During the hearing on Tuesday, Galisonga’s lawyer, John Isabirye explained that they filed their petition on March 24, 2021, and the first respondent filed their response on April 6, 2021. He noted that it was inappropriate for the respondents to file supplementary affidavits three months later.
10:36
10:36

Jinja North Division Loser Withdraws Election Petition applicant

Bidondole on Saturday said that he has resolved to withdraw the petition due to public interest. He however declined to divulge more details.
17:52
17:52

Busoga Kingdom Reacts to Kadaga’s Loss of Speakership leader 1

“As a kingdom, we are under no obligation to make political commentary over the election processes of the speaker of parliament of the republic, but we cannot say that, all is well with us, because our prayer was that we get more and more of our illustrious sons and daughters in more lucrative positions without losing any, we didn’t see this coming and we didn’t know the scheme was deep, well calculated and spirited,” he said in a statement.
20:25
20:25

Heavy Deployment in Jinja, Kamuli After Kadaga’s Defeat For Speakership election 2

By 6:00pm, uniformed and plain clothed security personnel were seen patrolling different streets where several youths had reportedly planned to launch their protests.
17:30
17:30

Court Grants Salamu Musumba Substituted Service election 2 1

On Thursday, Justice Luswata however, argued that, since election petitions are matters of public interest, it was prudent to follow the right rules and procedures involved in serving such petitions, to avoid cases of prejudice. Luswata further directed the petitioner to serve the respondents’ lawyers with certified copies of the petition in two days.
12:06
12:06

Kadaga Asks Court to Dismiss Musumba's Application for Substituted Service election 1 1 Top story

On Wednesday, Musumba’s lawyer, John Isabirye informed the court presided over by the Jinja High Court Registrar, Fred Waninda that they have tried to serve Kadaga or her lawyers in vain, which prompted to file an application for substituted service.
08:36
08:36

Busoga Region NUP Coordinators Petition UHRC over Alleged Torture election 1 2

Led by Andrew Muwanguzi, the NUP’s coordinator for Eastern Uganda, the members petitioned the Eastern Regional Uganda Human Rights Commission-UHRC officer Betty Enangu. In the petition, NUP accuses security personnel of abducting their supporters and subjecting them to different forms of torture.
18:40
18:40

CSOs in Busoga Call for Adquate Preparation of Electoral Process community 2

While addressing the press about their findings on Thursday, the observers noted that due to lack of civic education, several registered voters did not participate.
18:38
18:38

EC Gifted Hundreds of Bobi Wine’s Votes to Katumba in Final Tally NUP 6 1

When our reporter revisited the polling station, the revelation threw whoever heard about it into laughter wondering where Katumba got such votes. “Are you talking about Katumba oyee? They asked, before erupting into laughter. That is not possible, another resident exclaimed. Several bodaboda riders near the polling station were amazed that this had happened in their area.
17:05
17:05

Journalist, Jinja NUP Election Officer Released region 2 2

Mutoigo was arrested by a combined team of both Uganda Peoples’ Defense Forces-UPDF and the police while relaying live events at the Jinja City tally center on Thursday afternoon.
16:31
16:31

PWDs Want Campaigns Decentralized country 3 1

Francis Lanyo, the Democratic Party flag bearer for the PWDs position in Northern Uganda says that he was nominated on 23rd November and the time frame of three weeks is not enough for him to campaign all over the country.
17:19
17:19

Unsealed Ballot Boxes Worry Opposition Leaders in Iganga election 2 1

Forum for democratic change’s-FDC election supervisor, Saleh Muwanguzi says that EC should thoroughly investigate the issue of broken seals as it kills the morale of some voters who may assume that, since the ballot boxes are tampered with, their votes are not necessary.
Sep 193 results