drama at Nakatiba Landing Site in Bujumba Sub-County in Kalangala District on Wednesday
during the campaign meeting of Ssemaala Lwanga, the Bujumba County National
Unity Platform-NUP parliamentary candidate.
started after the village executive resolved not to allow the pinning of the
campaign poster of any presidential candidate near their offices until they get
the posters of all candidates. However, NUP supporters demanded in vain for the
campaign poster of their presidential candidate, Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu
before Ssemala's campaign meeting could start.
prompted the residents to shun the meeting insisting that they will only attend
when the poster is pinned up. It was not until the area LC I Chairperson, Paul Mwanje
allowed the NUP supporters to temporarily pin Kyagulanyi’s posters around the
offices that Ssemala’s meeting started.
the Nakatiba Landing site LC I vice-chairperson, says they had pinned up some
posters despite the resolution by the committee members but they were plucked off
by unknown people. He explains that as a result, they resolved to get the
posters of all presidential candidates before allowing anyone to pin up the
poster of their candidate.
//Cue in:"Waliwo ekipande ekyasokamu..
that each voter has his or her candidate and as LCs they can’t satisfy everyone’s
demands. Yiga has promised to convene meeting to revise their resolution on
pinning campaign posters in and around the LC offices.