Jinja Municipality East by-election updates in association with Citizens’ Coalition for Electoral Democracy in Uganda (CCEDU)
At Main Street Primary School Polling Station. Polling officials waiting for the 5 voters required by law to be present before commencement of the polling.
It is after 7:30am. Rain could potentially disrupt voting in many parts. The 3 island polling stations of: Kisima I, Kisima II and Lwabitoke haven’t yet received the polling materials.
Jinja East Constituency has a total of 47 polling stations.
8:33am: At Main Street Primary school, Jinja town. Polling commences after 8am.
4 polling stations are gazetted at this school. However, a 5th polling station had earlier been erected here. Voter vigilance exposed the 5th un-gazetted polling station.
This is where NRM’s Igeme Nabeta will cast his vote at 10am.
FDC President, Amuriat displays a ballot paperallegedly pre-ticked in favour of NRM candidate, Igeme Nabeta at Main Street Primary school. The situation in Jinja town is getting a bit rowdy, with accusations and counter accusations of ballot pre-ticking and vote rigging.
Provisional Results :
Walukuba East Primary School Polling Station
Oboja junction polling station
Masse co p/S
Lake site N-Z
Walukuba west N-Z
All Saints Church Nursery School
Paul Mwiru 246
Igeme Nabeta 121
Main Street N-Z