04/03/2016 Polling Date for Residual District Local Government Councils Elections

Polling Date for Residual District Local Government Councils Elections - Wednesday, 9th March 2016

The Electoral Commission informs candidates, voters and the general public that Wednesday 9th March 2016 has been appointed as the polling date for elections of District Chairperson, District Directly Elected Councilors and District Women Councillors, in electoral the following areas where the elections were suspended.

No

District

Electoral Area

Elective Position

1.

Kyankwanzi

Kyankwanzi

District Chairperson

2.

Adjumani

Adjumani Town Council

District Directly Elected Councillor

3.

Kabale

Muhanga Town Council

District Directly Elected Councillor

4.

Kabarole

Rwimi, Bunyangabu County

District Directly Elected Councillor

5.

Kampala

Makindye III, Makindye Division

District Directly Elected Councillor

6.

Kyenjojo

Bufunjo, Mwenge County North

District Directly Elected Councillor

7.

Kyenjojo

Kisojo, Mwenge County North

District Directly Elected Councillor

8.

Kyenjojo

Nyantungo, Mwenge County North

District Directly Elected Councillor

9.

Luuka

Ikumbya, Luuka North County

District Directly Elected Councillor

10.

Moyo

Aliba, Obongi County

District Directly Elected Councillor

11.

Soroti

Gweri, Soroti County

District Directly Elected Councillor

12.

Iganga

Bulamagi/Nawanyingi, Kigulu South

District Women Councillor

13.

Wakiso

Gombe Division/Busukuma Division, Nansana Municipality

District Women Councillor

Polling shall take place at all polling stations within the above district/electoral areas starting at 7:00am and closing at 4:00pm.

Thereafter, counting of votes and declaration of results shall take place.

Political parties and independent candidates are encouraged to deploy a maximum of two agents at each polling station in the above district/electoral areas.

Eng. Dr. Badru M. Kiggundu

Chairperson, Electoral Commission

Saturday, March 5, 2016