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EC’s banning of recording devices at polling stations is aimed at rigging votes- Fr Gaetano

EC’s banning of recording devices at polling stations is aimed at rigging votes- Fr Gaetano By Richard Akandwanaho The vice Chairperson of Kick Corruption out of Uganda Rev Fr Gaetano Batanyenda has said that the Electoral Commission’s banning of all recording devices at polling station is aimed at rigging this Thursday’s elections. Initially, the Electoral […]

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EC should disqualify Museveni for bribing Voters-Fr Gaetano

EC should disqualify Museveni for bribing Voters-Fr Gaetano By Richard Akandwanaho The Chairperson of the Interreligious Council of Kigezi Rev Fr Gaetano Batanyenda has asked Uganda’s Electoral Commission to disqualify NRM’s Presidential candidate Yoweri Tibuhaburwa Museveni over voter bribery. In November last year, the National Resistance Movement (NRM) secretariat released at least sh24b for countrywide […]

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Museveni does not value Kisoro votes – Fr Gaetano

By Richard Akandwanaho apearlnews.com The Chairperson of Kigezi Interreligious Council Rev Fr Gaetano Batanyenda has said that if President Yoweri Museveni valued the voters and leaders in Kisoro district, he would be forced to visit the district during his last week’s vote hunt in the Kigezi region. President Museveni was last week in the Kigezi […]

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MP Aja calls for peaceful electoral campaigns

By Naboth Niwagaba The Kabale Municipality Member of Parliament Andrew Ajja Baryayanga has called for peaceful electoral campaigns for the continued development of Kabale municipality. Baryayanga was speaking to the media last evening at Kigezi gardens in Kabale municipality immediately after his nomination as an Independent candidate to rerun as Kabale municipality MP. He was […]

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Besigye officially abandons 2021 Presidential race

The four time Presidential candidate on the Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) party, Dr. Kizza Besigye has officially confirmed that he will not run for the Presidency in 2021. There has been speculation as to whether Dr Besigye will pick nomination forms to challenge President Museveni for his fifth time. Besigye said this today speaking […]