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17:57
17:57

Parliament Commissioners Attack Museveni Over Kadaga Remarks eala elections 2012 4

The parliamentary commissioners defended the Speaker of Parliament Rebecca Kadaga following harsh remarks made by President Museveni during an NRM caucus meeting held on Monday at State House Entebbe.
19:37
19:37

FDC Backtracks on Shadow Cabinet Suspension fdc eala elections 1

In an attempt to save face, FDC is turning around on the suspension of shadow cabinet members from UPC and DP. The party now says that they will only sack individuals who failed to support a boycott of the East African Legislative Assembly elections.
19:41
19:41

Mbidde, Opoka Among 9 EALA Representatives eala elections 2012

Democratic Party legal advisor Fred Mukasa Mbidde and Chris Opoka, a veteran Uganda People’s Congress politician, are among the nine members elected to represent Uganda at the East African Legislative Assembly. Also on the list is Susan Nakawuki, a youthful lawyer and former Member of Parliament for Busiro East in the 8th parliament who contested as an Independent.
13:10
13:10

Drama as Mafabi Suspends DP, UPC From Shadow Cabinet eala elections 2012 3

The rift between FDC and other opposition political parties was openly witnessed in Parliament on Wednesday, as the East African Legislative Assembly elections got underway. Nandala Mafabi, the Leader of Opposition and a member of FDC declared that UPC and DP were not part of the opposition.
05:48
05:48

EALA Vote: NRM Divided Over Independent Candidates eala elections 2012

Just hours before Uganda’s parliament takes the final voting for the country’s representatives to the East African Legislative Assembly – EALA, members of the NRM caucus have held a late night meeting and agreed to support and vote for two opposition candidates to justify the now controversial exercise.
18:12
18:12

FDC's Dramadri Dropped From EALA Race eala elections 2012

Two more contenders have been dropped from the East African Legislative Assembly—EALA race. According to an official list published on Tuesday by the Clerk to Parliament Jane Lubowa Kibirige, Kenneth Kakande of the Democratic Party and FDC’s Louis Dramadri do not feature.
23:19
23:19

Two Independent EALA Hopefuls Dropped eala elections 1

The verification committee set up to vet independent candidates now remains with nine candidates. The committee chaired by Mariam Nalubega told parliament refused Robert Araali Tusiime and Jeremiah Birungi Kamurali for failing to provide proper documentation about their candidature.
18:38
18:38

FDC Angered By UPC, DP EALA Deal eala elections 2012 1

DP and UPC on Wednesday stealthily went behind FDC and nominated candidates to contest for the two slots in breach of an agreement they had made to boycott the elections until court decides on the matter.
15:05
15:05

Contestant Challenges NRM EALA Poll Results eala elections

Barely two days after National Resistance Movement (NRM) conducted its primary elections for the East Africa Legislative Assembly (EALA), a loosing candidate is already challenging the process
16:09
16:09

EALA Race: FDC Writes to Parliament Clerk eala elections

Opposition Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) has written to Parliament asking for more time, just a day before the deadline for the East Africa Legislative Assembly—EALA nominations. FDC Secretary General Alice Alaso on Tuesday wrote to the Clerk to Parliament Jane Lubowa Kibirige, requesting parliament to postpone the deadline set for Wednesday May 23.
15:50
15:50

Kadaga Names Committee to Vet EALA Candidates eala elections

She disclosed the 20 member committee this morning at a meeting held to discuss the progress of the consensus building between the opposition and NRM.
06:59
06:59

Wanyoto Insists She Is Eligible For EALA eala elections 2012 1

Even after being dropped from the East African Legislative Assembly—EALA race, outgoing MP Lydia Wanyoto still insists she is eligible to stand. The ruling NRM caucus on Monday resolved to stop Wanyoto from contesting for a third term at the Arusha-based parliament, pointing to the fact that the East African treaty provides for two terms for a legislator.
20:39
20:39

NRM Blocks Wanyoto From EALA Contest eala elections

East African Legislative Assembly—EALA outgoing Member, Lydia Wanyoto, has been blocked from standing for re-election after failing to secure NRM party nomination on Monday.
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