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Uganda’s elections body bans Civil Society media campaign messages citing discomfort from the ruling party

Uganda’s elections body bans Civil Society media campaign messages citing discomfort from the ruling party

Kampala, 02nd/December/2015: Uganda’s elections body, the Independent Electoral Commission on 30th November, 2015, suspended media houses from airing elections-voter mobilization campaign messages saying that some of their content were anti ruling party but favoring the opposition. The Commission contends that the messages mobilize Ugandans to vote for change at the expense of the ruling party.

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