New District Polls: CCEDU Observation reveals low voter turnout

30th August 2016: Early polls results from the Parliamentary and Local Council Five elections held in the new districts of Rubanda, Kagadi, Kakumiro, Kibale and Omoro indicates that  Candidates from the ruling National Resistance Movement (NRM) have taken lead in nearly all the districts. However, Citizens Coalition for Electoral Democracy in Uganda (CCEDU), a DGF Partner which deployed 150 observers for the five elections reveals that voter turnout was low.

For more details on this story, follow this link to the media report on the elections.