Sam Baluku who contested on the NUP ticket for the Kasese Municipality Mayoral seat says the decision was the only available option after the court rejected Kyagulanyi’s intention to amend his petition to introduce more grounds challenging the election.
In Bundibugyo town council the picture of independent candidate Thedison Balyegonza was missing. In Tokwe pictures of councillors representing Kanyamwirima had all their pictures missing on the ballot papers.
According to the Declaration of Results forms from Bundibugyo District Electoral Commission office, only 29,419 of the 44, 584 registered voters from Bughendera participated in the election of the President. Similarly, only 44, 637 out of the 68,888 registered voters in Bwamba were able to vote.
Dr Womujuni, who lost to Kamukama during the NRM primaries, said once elected, he will solve the misunderstandings by creating a platform that will bring together leaders at all levels to start working together for the good of the district.
Museveni told NRM leaders from Ntoroko and Bundibugyo Districts at Boonma grounds in Bundibugyo Town on Thursday that Ugandans must appreciate all efforts to expand business opportunities outside the country.
Expedito Magezi, the line Engineer with Bundibugyo Energy Cooperative society told URN on the phone that due to coronavirus pandemic and the effects of the lockdown, they scaled down on monitoring, which has fueled illegal connections.
On Tuesday Mwesigye was scheduled to campaign in Bundibugyo, Ntoroko and Kyenjojo districts. However, he abandoned his campaigns in Kyenjojo district after the police blocked him on grounds account that he was not expected to campaign in the area.
According to statistics from the district commercial office, more than 85% of the population in Bundibugyo is directly dependent on cocoa. The crop also fetches about 150 billion shillings into the district annually.
Tumukunde said he has suspended his Thursday campaign in order to engage other opposition members in the race on possible unified action. Tumukunde was expected to hold rallies in Kamwenge, Kyenjojo and Kyegegwa Districts tomorrow.