He arrived at Parliament at 11: 40 a.m. in a land cruiser registration number UAK 198K fixed with Multiple stickers with the inscription Togikwatako Do not touch it and Kogikwatako-Dare touch it. The same inscriptions are written on the tyre cover, stacked on the hind side of the car.
Electoral Commission figures indicate that more than half of the nominated candidates running for parliamentary and local council positions are independents. There are 2000 nominated candidates across the country.
Democratic Party President, Norbert Mao has threatened to pull out of an agreement with the Democratic Alliance if embattled Kampala Lord Mayor Erias Lukwago and his DP splinter group is allowed to join the alliance.
DP President Norbert Mao says they are already in talks with Gen David Sejusa, the former coordinator of intelligence services who recently fell out with the system. He confirms that DP has held a few meetings, mapping a strategy for ousting the NRM
District local council chairpersons in the country have demanded a 30 % increment in their monthly emoluments. The LC5 chairpersons say that since they cover bigger areas and work seven days a week, the emoluments should be increased and put higher than those of Members of Parliament.