The Electoral Commission has urged all candidates contesting in the Local Government Councils by-elections, their agents, supporters and the public to adhere to the set rules and regulations guiding the campaign period.
Justice Simon Byabakama, the chairperson of the Electoral Commission says, all candidates must desist from holding mass rallies and conducting processions from one meeting to another.
The Commission says Convoys and crowds of supporters are also not allowed outside the designated Meeting Venues.
According to the commission’s road map, campaign meetings started on 2nd December and will end on 14th Dec 2021.
The EC further reminds all stakeholders in the Local Government Councils by-elections, that campaign meetings are conducted between 7:00 am and 6:00 pm, and in accordance with the harmonized candidates’ campaign programme.