Did You know that Voting more than once is an offence and its Fined sh500,000, here is a Full list of election offences

Did You know that Voting more than once is an offence and its Fined sh500,000, here is a  Full list of election offences

As Uganda prepares for the 2021 elections, the Electoral Commission released a handout highlighting the offences, quoting from the Presidential Elections Act 2005, as amended, Parliamentary Elections Act 2005, as amended, Electoral Commissions Act Cap 140 and the Local Government Act Cap 243 For example, any Election Officer who knowingly counts a ballot paper in […]

To Vote or Not to Vote Part 2: Is the Declining Voter Turn Up a Reflection of Lost Hope

To Vote or Not to Vote Part 2: Is the Declining Voter Turn Up a Reflection of Lost Hope

Samson J Nfuuko clocked 18 years in late 1990s. At this age, he is eligible to vote according to the Ugandan Constitution. But surprisingly, he has never participated in any general elections since 1996. He believes Uganda can move on with or without his participation in the voting and election process. “I do not think […]