“The NRM electoral commission chairman Dr Tanga Odoi has revealed that he and his staff have not received their salaries for the past six months. Odoi told journalists at the commission’s headquarters in Kampala, that he has written to the party chairman President Museveni expressing his grievances. Odoi had called a press conference to announce the NRM electoral commission road map to the Local Council 1 primaries in the villages that do not have flag bears ahead of the national local council elections” (NTV Uganda, 2016)
“Besigye reacted to the dismissal of Mbabazi’s petition saying he has been under house arrest since election day and was not able to file his petition” (NTV Uganda, 2016)
“NRM electoral Commission chairperson Dr Tanga Odoi has accused ministers who recently lost in NRM primaries of trying to appeal to senior party leaders to have the results overturned. Odoi said it is only his office which has the capacity to review and order a re-election if the results are found to be flawed. He also declared that on Monday next week the commission will release findings into the anomalies during primaries” (NTV Uganda).