Adjusted Summary Programme for Parliamentary and Local Government Councils Elections in Newly-Created Districts

The Electoral Commission has adjusted the programme for the elections of District Woman Representative to Parliament, District Chairperson and Local Government Councilors (where applicable) in the new districts of Bunyangabu, Kyotera, Namisindwa, Pakwach and Rukiga.

Political parties and organisations, aspiring candidates, voters and all other stakeholders are urged to note that the Display of Voter’s Register at polling stations will now be conducted from 28th August to 1st September 2017.

The Commission will further conduct a display of Parish Tribunal Recommendations for deletion from or inclusion on the Voters’ Register from 4th to 8th September 2017, at the parish headquarters in each district.

The nomination of candidates for the various elective positions will take place on 24th -25th August 2017 at the respective district headquarters.

Campaigns will be conducted from Monday 28th August to Tuesday 19th September 2017, while polling will take place on Thursday 21st September 2017

The Electoral Commission calls upon all stakeholders in the above new districts to participate in the above activities in accordance with the guidelines for these elections.

 

Friday, August 11, 2017