Electoral Commission bruised by Court blocking of LC elections

Electoral Commission bruised by Court blocking of LC elections

Justice Byabakama Mugenyi Simon, the Chairperson, Electoral Commission  has released statement hours after court blocked  Women Council elections due today (Tuesday) and the follow up Local Council I vote slated for next week after more than 15 years of waiting. “The Commission appeals to political parties and organisations, candidates, agents and supporters, and all other […]

Here is why 2017 LC elections will be postponed

Here is why 2017 LC elections will be postponed

Members of Parliament want Local Council elections postponed to allow government properly organize the process and carry out enough civic education. The government recently announced that LC1 elections would be held in January 2017. The legislators’ sentiments are also shared by the current LC 1 leaders who insist queuing behind candidates will cause problems. They […]