David Bahati, the NRM deputy Government Chief Whip explains that the change were in line with a caucus resolution for a two year rotational mentor-ship for the purpose of tapping into the human resource in the party.
David Bahati says Uganda is a sovereign state with a duty to defend its independence against western infiltration and suppression. He adds that Uganda currently is funding up to 81 percent of its budget and cannot therefore wither after being threatened with budget and aid cuts.
On 9th December last year, the Observer carried a story indicating that some legislators had pocketed bribes from Umeme to kill an adhoc committee report, which recommended the termination of its contract.
Although the NRM endorsed Rebecca Balwana Nalwanga as the official flag bearer in the district By-election scheduled for Thursday May 22 , Prof. Bukenya, a high ranking Party official yesterday joined opposition politicians to campaign for Brenda Nabukenya, a DP Stalwart in the race.
The National Resistance Movement (NRM) caucus is to sit again on Monday to appoint new parliamentary committee chairpersons. This will be the 4th time in three weeks that the caucus members are meeting to discuss several issues affecting the party including the perceived fallout between Museveni and Prime Minister Amama Mbabazi.
David Bahati, the Deputy Government Chief Whip say the Caucus will utilize its February meeting in Kyankwanzi to review the progress and challenges of the partyâ€™s work in all sectors using the manifesto as a benchmark.