Published: 2021

Language: English

Pages: 58

SCOPING STUDY ON CAMPAIGN FINANCING IN UGANDA

​Since 1958 and 1962 when Uganda received self-rule and independence respectively, politics has been evolving and each election period has presented itself differently with its own unique dynamics. The political party history of Uganda started with Democratic Party under the leadership of Benedicto Kiwanuka took over the mantle after a general election in 1961 leading up April 1962 when Uganda People’s Congress was voted into office under the leadership of Milton Obote thus leading up to the independence error. Independence therefore guaranteed Obote a position of Prime Minister in the new government and the Kabaka Edward Mutesa 11 as the ceremonial President under a system that signed the country into the commonwealth.