Kasese Woman Member of Parliament Winfred Winfred Bihandi Kiiza, is to many residents of Kasese a symbol that defines their political affiliation and beliefs.
Hon. Kiiza became a pivot for politics in the region when she galvanized efforts to position Kasese as an opposition stronghold and to others an FDC-led district.
Through her efforts, Kasese district presented six legislators and 17 councillors out of 21 on the FDC ticket.
As the Leader of Opposition in Parliament,
Kiiza pledged to harmonies the divergent voices within the opposition and was
occasionally at the forefront of rescuing opposition members whenever they
would face arrest by security forces.
Kiiza announced this week that she is not seeking another term of office and will instead; support another capable woman to rise through the ranks.
Rahemah Halima, a member of NRM from Nyamwamba Division, in Kasese municipality says the legislator has served the political scene selflessly.
She says Kiiza‘s leadership is a source of inspiration for many young people to understand that leadership is serving others first before oneself.
Ms. Rehemah Speaking;….
Esther Kabugho, from Kanyangeya cell, Kasese municipality says she will remember the MP for her warm heart and immediate response to communities whenever she was called upon.
Similarly, Lucas Bwambale Buhaka, commonly known as the Voice of the Voiceless said that Winnie Kiiza has set a precedent which every politician should look up to. Mr. Buhaka Speaking;…..
Enerst Kasoke, the acting district FDC party secretary says that although the FDC party will miss her political zeal, her departure allows others to rise and serve. Mr. Kasoke on winfred adds;……