EC to repeat called off chaotic youth elections

Youth elections

The Electoral Commission has concluded the exercise of elections of Village/Cell Youth Committees countrywide with most villages successfully conducting their polls.

At the close of polling at 4:00pm, Monday, Kampala Capital City, had returned results for 928 Cells out of a total of 958 Cells.

Preliminary reports indicate the elections were not concluded in 30 Cells due to riotous conduct by the voters.

Wakiso District which has 533 villages had returns from 512 villages, with the exercise set to be repeated in at least 21 villages, where elections were called off due to chaotic behaviour.


Elections were conducted and successfully concluded in all the 612 villages in Mityana District.

Other districts from across the country have reported peaceful electoral exercise, with isolated cases of violent conduct by candidates and their supporters, which attracted Police intervention.



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