Miria Matembe Resigns as CCEDU Chairperson

The Chairperson of the Citizens’ Coalition for Electoral Democracy in Uganda -CCEDU Miria Matembe has resigned, accusing the government of frustrating operations of the organisation because of her political standing. In August 2021, the NGO Bureau, a body that oversees operations of Non-Government Organisations- NGOs in Uganda suspended activities of CCEDU and other 53 organizations for breach of several regulations governing NGOs in Uganda.  Now, in a letter dated 25th January 2022 addressed to the Secretary of the Board of the Organisation, Robert Ssempala, Matembe says that since the suspension…

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