The NRM party electoral commission guidelines state that during the display of the NRM party register there shall be no addition or deletion of names in the register until commission communicates otherwise.
Bushenyi Police is holding the Kizinda Town Council NRM party registrar
for allegedly of tampering with the voter’s register. He has been identified as
Archangel Barekye, the Bushenyi District NRM party registrar said that Natwijuka
was found deleting names and replacing them with new names.
He said several complaints have been brought to his office mostly
from Ishaka Division and Ruhumuro.
Barekye condemned the act noting that those whose names were
deleted will be allowed to vote as they are investigating all allegations.
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The administrative secretary NRM Bushenyi Gilbert Lukooko said altering
of names in the registers has been a concern since the start of the display exercise
on Friday. He says they have started investigating all registrars across
Al-Hajj Hassan Basajabalaba, Chairperson BushenyiNRM
party, warned registrars that whoever will be pinned in voter register alteration
will be fired.
They risk losing their jobs, let Natwijuka serve as an example for
the rest we are not going to tolerate our party having such acts”. he said.
The NRM party electoral commission guidelines state that during
the display of the NRM party register there shall be no addition or deletion of
names in the register until the party’s electoral commission communicates
The display exercise has been marred by
delays, missing names and influence-peddling in different parts of the country.