In a ruling handed out today, the appellate court upheld the recount ordered by the Nebbi Chief Magistrateâ€™s Court which saw Okumu, a member of the National Resistance Movement overturn independent the victory of Esrom William Alenyo.
Kisekka says that councillors are being misled by Tom Sserwanja, the Resident District Commissioner, who has his own political ambitions to fulfil. He said that the move is aimed at removing him from office because he is a Democratic Party supporter and the RDC want to influence councillors to vote in an NRM leaning speaker.
More than 300 residents from Nakibizzi and Ntinda villages in Buikwe district have staged a demonstration to protest the appalling state of a 6 kilometre road stretch connecting Nakibizzi village to Ntinda.
He added that Nabukera also lied to court because she said that upon her arrest Police recovered UGX 360,000 from her. She claimed that this was part of the payment given to Katerega for executing the murder of Kasirye. The money was however not kept as an exhibit and its present location is unknown.
Dhikusooka argues that the best time for the president as the head of the state to come is when people are complaining so that he can attend to their demands and concerns. Museveni will begin his 10-day Busoga tour on July 27th.