President Museveni who is also the NRM national chairman has named a 23- man team to oversee the forthcoming election within the ruling party.
According to a document seen by journalists, the team of top party officials has been deployed in several parts of the country to oversee the elections to avert any violence as witnessed in the elections to choose party parliament flag bearers.
The team appointed by Museveni has party Secretary General, Justine Kasule Lumumba, Treasurer, Rose Namayanja Nsereko, John Arimpa kigygi and Charles Egou in charge of central Uganda.
Others appointed include Dr.Tanga odoi (Ankole region), Mike Ssebalu and Jane Babiiha Alisemera (Kampala and Wakiso), Mathias Kasamba (Greater Masaka), Senior Presidential Advisor on Diaspora affairs, Hajji Abbey Walusimbi who will be in charge of greater Luwero region whereas Col.Shaban Bantariza(Busoga region), Emmanuel Dombo(Teso region) and Richard Todwong (Acholi region).
The team will be in charge of ensuring the elections are free from any chaos and violence as witnessed in the previous election, the NRM Director for Information and publicity, Emmanuel Dombo, who is also part of the team confirmed the development but said he would get full details of the team’s work later. Ends .