Minister Dr. Jane Ruth Aceng who declared to the masses that Yoweri Kaguta Museveni has been successfully nominated as a presidential candidate called upon everyone to vote for him come 14th February 2021.
A group of NRM supporters today held a procession in the
streets of Lira City to show their happiness and solidarity for the party after
Yoweri Kaguta Museveni was nominated as a presidential candidate at Kyambogo university grounds in Kampala.
The procession was spearheaded by the Health Minister
Dr. Jane Ruth Aceng Ocero who is the NRM flag bearer for Lira City Woman MP
She was backed by different groups of NRM supporters including
the WEBALE Museveni’s Limited project, Women League, and low interest earners
such as boda- boda riders who successfully marched through the streets of Lira
They set off from Uhuru Bar roundabout along Soroti
Road moving towards Juba road before crossing to Oyite Ojok Lane through Obote
Avenue and settled at Lira Golf Course, chanting “President Museveni Oyeeee”
and “yellow has made us strong.”
Some people, mostly business women operating from the
Lira main market abandoned their businesses to join the procession along the
Minister Dr. Jane Ruth Aceng who declared to the
masses that Yoweri Kaguta Museveni has been successfully nominated as a
presidential candidate called upon everyone to vote for him come 14th February
She called on especially the women and mothers to be
the ones responsible for spreading the good gospel about Yoweri
Kaguta Museveni and herself.
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She was also quick to advise the masses to follow the
SOPs because corona virus is real.
“People put on your masks correctly always; meetings
and processions can be better conducted in open places that have open air
circulation and remember to stick to the SOPs because this virus is a
deadly one,” she implored
Meanwhile Moses Eyen, the vice chairperson of Lira
City East Local Council One Association, says their procession is a clear
symbol of solidarity for their party president.
He also emphasized the need for cooperation between
the local council one chairpersons, opposition parties and the NRM party if Lira
City is to develop.
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Nelson Otim, an NRM supporter who participated in the
procession says there is no problem with holding a procession for as long as
SOPs are being observed.
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Molly Akite, the former aspirant for the Lira City Woman
MP seat who doubles as the chairperson WEBALE Museveni’s limited project believes
that Y.K Museveni is still the best presidential material to lead the country
in the next coming years.
According to Akite, Lango as a whole should be proud
to vote for Museveni whom she says brought stability in the North.
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Francis Okello Opio commonly known as Dano ma bor who
was recently appointed the senior Presidential adviser for Lira City East
Division after losing in the NRM party primaries, called upon the people of Lira City
to vote for Museveni as the next president saying his leadership has done a lot for
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He also used the opportunity to campaign for Minister Aceng,
“The president cannot work alone; he needs people like
the minister to be near him and other so all your votes should go to NRM