Nominations for parliamentary candidates in Kasese district kicked off yesterday (15th.October.2020), with independent aspirants who reportedly lost the NRM and FDC party primaries coming early for the exercise.
Ms. Kabugho Mary Maryline who lost the Kasese Woman Parliamentary flag and Hon.Jackson Mbaju Kathika, the incumbent Member of Parliament for Busongora County south were dully nominated as independent candidates at 11.00am by the district registrar Hajji Sulaiman Kato in Kasese town.
Speaking to our reporter shortly after nomination, Ms. Maryline said decided to contest on independent ticket after demands from her electorates to represent them in general elections. Ms. Maryline;..
Dr. Julius Monday Rude, the NRM flagbrear for Bukonzo County East said he would prioritize Health and infrastructure. Dr. Rude1 Speaking;….
Mrs.Katembo Fatuma Kamama, the people power district woman MP, told Kasese guide radio shortly after nomination said she would lobby government to elevate Kasese Municipality into city status and establish a television station among others; Ms. Fatuma 1 speaking;…..
Others are Alozious Kighema MP Busongora County south, Sowedi Kitanywa, Busongora County North NRM parliamentary aspirant, Elly Masereka Magwara independent candidate for Busongora county North and Ferigo Kambale NRM parliamentary aspirant Kasese Municipality among others.
Meanwhile, the Former Minister of defense, Hon. Dr. Chrispus Kiyonga has been nominated for Bukonzo county west MP, pledging to strengthen peace, security, agriculture and entrepreneurship. Dr. Kiyonga on peace;….
Speaking to our reporter at sandton Hotel in Kasese town, Dr. Kiyonga said he would modernize trade at Ugandan Congo boarder once elected into power.
Dr. Kiyonga 2 on trade;…..
Meanwhile, MS Florence Kabugho, the FDC flag bearer for Kasese district parliamentary seat, asked people to maintain peace during this election.Ms.Florence speaking;…..
details will come later. ENDS .