General Elections Roadmap 2021

Political Party and Organisations to identify flag bearers

22nd June - 21st July ‘20

Deadline for resignation by public servants wishing to participate in Special Interest Groups (SIGs) Committees Elections

29th June 2020

Nomination of Village SIGs (Older Persons, Persons with Disability and Youth) Committees candidates (detail for progressive levels up to National to be provided in due course)

29th July - 5th August ‘20

Deadline for establishment of academic papers with Electoral Commission by aspiring candidates for Local Government

7th July 2020

Deadline for establishment of academic papers with Electoral Commission by aspiring candidates for Parliamentary Elections

11th August 2020

Deadline for establishment of academic papers with Electoral Commission by aspiring candidates for Presidential Elections

1st September 2020

Deadline for resignation by public servants aspiring to contest for Parliamentary Elections

12th July 2020

Deadline for resignation by public servants aspiring to contest for Local Government Councils Elections

6th August 2020

Deadline for resignation by public servants aspiring to contest for SIG Representative to Parliament

7th August 2020

Deadline for resignation by public servants aspiring to contest for Presidential Elections

31st October 2020

Period for nomination of candidates for Local Governments, including SIGs

7th - 17th September ‘20

Nomination of Candidates for Parliamentary Elections

12th - 13th Oct 2020

Nomination of Candidates for Presidential Elections

2nd - 3rd Nov 2020

Harmonising Campaign Programme and Signing of Memorandum

4th - 9th Nov 2020

Conduct of candidates’ campaigns for Local Government

28th Sep ’20 - 8th Jan ‘21

Conduct of candidates’ campaigns for Parliamentary Elections

20th Oct ’20 - 8th Jan ‘21

Conduct of candidates’ campaigns for Presidential Elections

10th Nov ’20 - 8th Jan ‘21

Polling period for General Elections (exact polling dates to be appointed in due course)

10th Jan - 8th Feb ‘21

ROAD TO THE 2021 UGANDA
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2020 PRESIDENTIAL CANDIDATES

Yoweri Kaguta Museveni

Museveni was born in Ntungamo in south-western Uganda in 1944 to Amos Kaguta, a cattle keeper. He was given the name Museveni in honor of the ‘Seventh Regiment of the King's African Rifles, the British colonial army in which many Ugandans served during World War II. At the time of his birth, many of them were returning home.

He attended Kyamate Primary School in Ntungamo, M…

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NRM

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Nancy Kalembe

Nancy is a multifaceted professional, with over 20 years working experience in the public and private sector, both in East and West Africa. With an academic background in Actuarial Science from The Institute of Statistics and Economics – Makerere University, and work experience in a wide range of industries including Banking and Finance, Petroleum, Media, Advertising, Agro-processing and…

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Independent

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Joseph Kiiza Kabuleta

Joseph Kiiza Kabuleta is a Presidential candidate in the 2021 Uganda General Elections and flag bearer for the Reclaim Our Country and Kin (ROCK) Revolution.

Born on 17 March 1972 in Kampala to a Ugandan father and a Kenyan mother, Joseph Kabuleta is qualified as a Civil Engineer and journalist and for the last 6 years. He has been teaching the end-time and Bible prophecy, preparing …

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Independent

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Pastor Fred Mwesigye

Pastor Fred Mwesigye is a 39-year old male, born-again Christian born and raised in Entebbe, in Uganda. The first-born of 5 children, his parents are Mr Ndyanabangi Justus (a retired Chef), and Miss Nabuuma Agnes both living in Entebbe. He is married to Fausta Nansubuga Mwesigye (also born and raised in Entebbe) and together they have 5 children.

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Independent

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Mugisha Muntu

Gregory Mugisha Muntuyera, commonly referred to as Mugisha Muntu is a Ugandan politician and retired military officer. He is the current President of the Alliance for National Transformation (ANT), a political party he founded in March 2019. He previously served as the President of the Forum for Democratic Change (FDC), an opposition political party, from 2012 to 2017. In September 2018, Gener…

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Alliance for National Transformation

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