The Electoral Commission has today announced the extension of the registration of voter from April 30 to May 4 to enable majority participate in the exercise.
The extension come days after opposition political parties criticized the election body of registering voters at parish level instead of village level.They argued that many would miss out on the exercise because registration centres are overwhelmed by the turn up.
The EC Chairman Eng. Badru Kiggunda told a press conference today that the exercise had to be extended due to the overwhelming turn up of the prospective voters.
Kiggundu also said the commission gazzeted June 30- July 20 as days for voter register display.