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- The Ugandan Electoral Commission looks like having pulled a first when it sent short text messages (SMS) to people's mobile phones to remind potential voters of last week's referendum polls on change of political system. The Commission contracted SMS Media Company to send out over 500,000 messages to potential voters in various parts of the country, urging them to participate in the exercise, as a way of boosting voter numbers.