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Michael Tusiime, Yaguma Rutashokwa shown exit in NRM Parliamentary elections

MBARARA- As we continue giving you a highlight of the just concluded NRM parliamentary elections, let’s take you through the final results from Greater Mbarara District.

In Mbarara city North, Dr. Robert Rukaari defeated the incumbent Tusiime Michael with 12,323 votes out of 3,356.

In Mbarara south, Mwiine Mpaka – western Uganda Youth Member of Parliament won with 22043, followed by Emmy Mbarebaki with 8014 votes.

On Mbarara City woman Member of Parliament race, Atukwasa Ritah Atukwasa Bwahika won with 14795 votes followed by Kiconco Bonnie Kashaija Mutungi with 12567.

In Kashari North, Bazil Bataringaya won with 11287 followed by Yaguma Wilberforce Rutashokwa with 9604.

In Kashari south Dr. Abel Mwebembezi won the seat with 11097 votes followed by Tumusiime JB Bamuturaki 9684.

Some of the contestants disagreed with results announced  by the NRM registrar Mbarara, Yorokamu Kacumita saying that the NRM primary election was full of vote rigging and bribing voters in search for votes.

Hon Joseph Nulu Byamukama was declared the Kitagwenda county NRM flag bearer.

Tayebwa Herbert defeated Kashongi Constituency MP, Tumuramye Genensio with 54% to 46 %.

Meanwhile, Jane Bainomugisha won the Ibanda District Woman MP flag bearer race, defeating the incumbent Jovrine Kaliisa.

Dr. Ninkusiima John (Paul Panadol) also defeated the incumbent Eng. John Byabagambi, the Minister for Karamoja affairs as flag bearer for Ibanda south constituency.

In Ibanda north NRM flag bearer race, Hon. Kyooma Xavier defeated Major. Guma Gumisiriza .

In Ibanda Municipality, Hon Tarsis Rwaburindoore has won the NRM Primaries.

Kazo meanwhile, the results were not announced, following the delay for results for some sub counties and subsequent chaos that ensued, forcing Dr. Tanga Odoi to intervene. Tanga will meet candidates at 10 am.

In Kiruhura, the results were announced however with protests from candidates and agents alleging malpractice.

Rtd. Col Fred Mwesigye was announced the NRM Flag bearer for Nyabushozi, against his challenger Wilson Kajwengye and Christopher Bakashaba who came third.

For district woman mp race, Hon. Sheila Mwine was announced the winner, results that are being protested by Jovanice Rwenduru and Nuwahereza Phionah Katsigazi.


Felix Twinomugisha
Since Felix Twinomugisha joined the Informer Ug in 2020, he is still amazed how, "the company gives journalists a chance to enhance their skills. It gives a journalist an opportunity to adopt and master various aspects of journalism that include radio broadcast, social media, and photography and television production." A practicing journalist since 2016, first with Greater African Radio in Mbarara later to Freedom Radio in Kabale and Currently at Crane Radio Ishaka Bushenyi. He is the Chief Beaural for the Informer Ug for Greater Bushenyi Including Bushenyi, Mitooma, Buhweju, Sheema, Rubirizi.


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