The Electoral Commission will conduct residual LCV elections for
Madi Okollo on Monday.
The elections were cancelled after the names and photos of Bruno
Onzima an Independent candidate were attached to that of Suleiman Onzima of FDC
and vice versa.
John Gonzaga Olinga the Returning Officer Madi Okollo said they
are set to conduct the residual elections next week Monday. According to
Gonzaga, all the candidates have been informed about the new date.
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Five candidates contesting for the LCV seat include Ismail Drabe
of NRM, Ali Mohamad Andama Independent and Gilbert Arumadri also on the Independent
However, Suleiman Onzima the FDC flag bearer says the voters
should this time around exercise their power without fear or favour to
determine the fate of Madi Okollo by turning up massively to vote.
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Madi Okollo district has more than 300, 000 registered voters but despite
the cancellation of the LCV Chairperson elections, the turn up remained very