Uganda halts Presidential Campaigning for January 14 vote in several districts

Uganda has suspended all campaigning for January’s presidential polls in the capital and 10 highly-populated districts, citing coronavirus risks, but critics said the real reason was the opposition’s popularity in these areas.... Read more »

EC Trains 400 Prisons Officers to Handle 2021 Ballot Papers

At least 400 prison Officers are undergoing training by the Electoral Commission -EC to pack ballot papers. The officers from the Uganda Prisons are undergoing training in ballot paper safety, packaging as... Read more »

Will Obusinga Bwa Rwenzururu Influence 2021 Elections in Kasese?

Obusinga Bwa Rwenzuru cultural institution has been a key factor in politics of Kasese district. In 2001, President Museveni won in Kasese after he promised to recognize Obusinga. But he did not... Read more »

Kyagulanyi Detained at Nalufenya Police Station

The National Unity Platform-NUP presidential candidate is in custody at Nalufenya police station in Jinja City. He was taken to Nalufenya police station shortly after his arrest from Luuka district headquarters where... Read more »

Dozens of Kyagulanyi Supporters Nursing Injuries in Busia

Several supporters of National Unity Platform-NUP presidential candidate Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu are nursing injuries from running battles with the police on Tuesday. Heavily armed police personnel spent a better part of Tuesday... Read more »

Tumukunde Rallies Kabarole Residents to Vote for Change

Independent Presidential candidate Gen. Henry Tumukunde has rallied residents of Kabarole district and Fort Portal Tourism City to vote for change in the 2021 presidential elections. Tumukunde, who was speaking at the... Read more »

Mayambala Cancels Long Distance Campaigns, Opts for Talk Shows

Independent presidential candidate, Willy Mayambala has decided to cancel most of his campaigns in distant areas and opted to concentrate on talk shows in Kampala due to financial challenges. Mayambala, who has... Read more »

Over 50 NRM Youth Leaders Blocked from Meeting Museveni

There was a bitter exchange at Muni University on Sunday between NRM youths, local leaders and security officers after some of them were turned away from meeting President, Yoweri Kaguta Museveni. Museveni,... Read more »

Presidential Candidates Cry to EC to Feed Police Guards

Some of the presidential candidates are crying out to the Electoral Commission to meet the feeding expense of their security detail. Independent presidential candidate, John Katumba was the first to raise this... Read more »

Independent Parliamentary Candidates Make Big Promises to Voters in Acholi

Independent parliamentary candidates in the Acholi sub-region are promising to address the challenges in the education and health sectors. 52 independent candidates are contesting for various parliamentary seats in Gulu, Omoro, Nwoya... Read more »