Kayunga by-election: Videos went viral showing alleged ballot stuffing

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NEWS-Reports reaching on our news desk indicate that there are alleged irregularities in ongoing Kayunga district LC5 by-elections that kicked off today morning.

A video that was captured today morning went viral on different social media platforms showing alleged ballot-stuffing at Namavundu church polling station in Kayunga district.

According to the sound bites in the viral video, polling agents belonging to National Unity Platform (NUP) are heard asking Electoral Commission representative on reasons why ballots are already in the ballot box at 6:30am yet voting exercise has to start at 7:00am.

Meanwhile, stiff competition in the Kayunga by-election is expected to be between NUP’s Harriet Nakwedde and NRM’s Andrew Muwonge.

We shall keep on updating you on this story.