Kasese district has this time got two female subcounty chairpersons after Ms Hilder Businge Maate and Ruth Biira were declared chairpersons elect for Hima town council and Mpunga subcounty respectively.
According to the Kasese district registrar, Ismail Atwijukire Takih, Ms Hilder Maate of NRM polled 2066 against her closet rival and incumbent chairperson, Mr. John Katura Musana who garnered 1568, as Mr. John Businge, also the Kasese district councilor representing Hima comes out in the third position with 119. Mr. Ismail speaking…..
Speaking to the press shortly after being declared the Hima town council chairperson elect, Ms Hilder whose father and NRM flag bearer died late last year commended the Hima people and the Kasese RDC for jointly supporting her candidature, pledging to work with all her electorates.
To Ms Ruth Biira, the Chairperson elect for Mpunga subcounty pledged to promote indiscriminative service to her electorates for unity and development. Ms Hilder and Ruth speaking…..
In other areas of Kasese district, Mr. Robert Guma, an independent candidate is the chairman elect for Muhokya town council, as Mr. Asanairi Mugusu, the author of the popular Abakayipanga Muyipange song of FDC takes Muhokya subcounty.
In Kilembe subcounty, Mr. Kooli Bwambale of NRM beats Mr. Modesto Kamathe Dodo, the incumbent chairman and FDC flag bearer.
Mr. Johnbosco Kananura of Katwe-Kabatooro, Mr. Peter Sunday Kakule of Nyakiyumbu, Mr. Safari Martin of Kasese Municipal Central division and Mr. Doviko Thembo FDC of Kisinga-Kagando town council and Emmanuel Muhindo Kitsama FDC of Rukoki subcounty are some of the incumbent chairpersons who have retained their seats.
Mr. Emmanuel Masereka NRM of Bwera subcounty, Mr. James Nyawathekwa NRM of Ihandiro subcounty, Mr. Josephat Muhindo of Munkunyu subcounty, Mr. Samson Bagenda FDC of Bwesumbu subcounty, Mr. Saidi Kisuki of Nyamwamba Division in Kasese Municipality and Mr. Eric Mathu Muhasa FDC of Mahango subcounty are some of the incumbent subcounty chairpersons who have been losers in the yesterday elections.
Shortly after clearing his second term as chairman elect for Mpondwe-Lhubiriha town council, Mr. Selevest Mapoze praised his supporters and called for focus and reconciliation among his electorates for development. Mr. Mapoze speaking……
The independent, Mr. Abel Bwambale and Mr. Gregory Makotsa FDC of Ihandiro and Bwera subcounty respectively pledged to fulfill their manifestoes which to them were the source of their support.
To the Hon. Godfrey Atkins Katusabe and Hon. Harold Muhindo blamed their party loss in Busongora north to the local population they alleged are demoralized by Hon. William Nzoghu`s loss they claimed was stage managed. Hon. Herald and Katusabe speaking……
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