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Bobi Wine Petition Takeover: Court Advises Mayambala to Hire Lawyers, File Formal Application

Former presidential candidate Willy Mayambala has been advised to seek the services of a lawyer to enable him file a formal application to take over a presidential election petition that has been abandoned by Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu. The advice from the Supreme Court follows a letter written by Mayambala on Thursday

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21 Newly Elected MPs Under Police Investigation Over Altered DR Forms

The Criminal Investigations Department is investigating 21 newly elected Members of Parliament for allegedly altering declaration forms and forging academic papers. A senior detective at CID headquarters Kibuli says that the electoral and political offences department headed by Henry Mugumya is investigating MPs from 11 districts. The source has named some of

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Willy Mayambala Seeks to Inherit Bobi Wine’s Election Petition

Former Independent Presidential candidate Eng. Willy Mayambala has written to the supreme court seeking to inherit Bobi Wine’s election petition. Bobi Wine – real names Robert Kyagulanyi had lodged a petition challenging President Yoweri Museveni’s win in the January Presidential elections, a petition which he later made a U-turn and decided

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What is ‘The Uganda Gazette’ and Who Publishes it?

The Supreme Court has Wednesday adjourned the hearing of an application filed by Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu, the former National Unity Platform presidential candidate withdrawing his election petition until it’s published in the Uganda Gazette. In his petition, Kyagulanyi was challenging President Yoweri Museveni’s win in the recently concluded presidential elections. He however

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Bobi Wine Application to Withdraw Petition Adjourned Until It’s Published in the Gazette

The Supreme Court has adjourned the hearing of an application filed by Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu, the former National Unity Platform presidential candidate withdrawing his election petition until it’s published in the Uganda Gazette. Uganda Gazette is an official government publication that contains notices, government declarations and supplements, bills, statutes, statutory

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The Six Reasons Bobi Wine Gave Court for Withdrawing Election Petition

The former National Unity Platform-NUP Party presidential candidate Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu has formally applied to the Supreme Court asking to withdrawal his presidential election petition. His lawyers, led by Medard Lubega Sseggona filed the application this morning asking leave to withdraw the petition as a whole. Kyagulanyi lists six reasons for withdrawing

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NRM Celebrates Bobi Wine’s Withdrawal of Election Petition

Ruling National Resistance Movement - NRM is in celebrations following Robert Kyagulanyi’s announcement that he will be withdrawing his election petition from the Supreme Court. Kyagulanyi, also known as Bobi Wine who contested against President Yoweri Museveni in the recently concluded elections has been challenging Museveni’s victory citing “massive vote rigging”

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Bobi Wine Withdraws Election Petition from Supreme Court, to Take Matters to ‘Public Court’

National Unity Platform president and former Presidential Flag bearer Robert Kyagulanyi alias Bobi Wine has confirmed his decision to withdraw his election petition from the supreme court. Bobi Wine confirmed this on Monday morning while addressing a press conference at the NUP party offices in Kamwokya. “We have instructed our lawyers to

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EC on the Spot Over Incomplete Local Council Polls in Sembabule

The Electoral Commission has come under criticism from the National Unity Platform-NUP party leaders in Sembabule District over the delay to complete local council elections in their area. The NUP leaders led by Muhammad Ssemanda, the district party registrar are accusing the commission of failing to conduct polls in all local

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PHOTOS: Roads Blocked, Journalists Battered as Bobi Wine Delivers Petition to UN Embassy

Police and the army have deployed heavily and blocked roads leading to the United Nations Embassy in Kampala where former Presidential candidate Robert Kyagulanyi alias Bobi Wine is delivering a petition against the abduction, kidnap and torture of his supporters. Bobi Wine said on Tuesday that he cannot keep looking on

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