EC Sets Date for Election of Interim Chairpersons in New Districts

The Electoral Commission has appointed Thursday, 25th July, 2019 as the polling day for Elections of Interim District Chairperson in the following newly-created districts: 

  1. Madi-Okollo District, which has been created out of Arua District;
  2. Karenga District, which has been created out of Kaabong District;
  3. Kalaki District, which has been created out of Kaberamaido District;
  4. Kitagwenda District, which has been created out of Kamwenge District;
  5. Kazo District, which has been created out of Kiruhura District;
  6. Rwampara District, which has been created out of Mbarara District; and,
  7. Obongi District, which has been created out of Moyo District.

Voting shall be by Electoral College and secret ballot and will be conducted at the headquarters of the respective new district, starting at 9:00am.

The Electoral College shall comprise District Directly Elected Councillors and District Women Councillors representing the electoral areas forming the new districts.

Tuesday, July 9, 2019