Following the death of Member of Parliament for Iganga District Hon. Kaudha Grace Hailat last month, a by-election is by law supposed to be conducted within sixty (60) days after notification from Clerk to Parliament
The Commission received the notice on 18th July 2017, and therefore, the statutory deadline for holding the by-election is 15th September 2017.
So it has accordingly Released a programme for the by-election of District Woman Representative to Parliament for Iganga District as follows;
Update of the National Voters’ Register from Monday 7th August, 2017 to Friday 11th August 2017, at update stations in each parish in Iganga District.
Friday 11th August 2017 as the deadline date for registration and transfer of voters from one polling station to another
Display of Voters’ Register will be conducted from Monday 21st August to Wednesday 30th August 2017 at all the polling stations in Iganga.
The nomination of candidates will be conducted on Wednesday 16th and Thursday 17th August 2017 at Iganga District Headquarters.
Campaigns will Star Monday 21st August to 12th September 2017, and polling will take place on Thursday 14th September 2017.