Seven contest for NRM flag in Kamuli municipality

The ruling NRM Electoral Commission says it has taken all measures to ensure peace and order during the primaries of the party to identify a flag bearer in the Kamuli municipality by-election.

Seven candidates are contesting for the party’s flag in the race with over 23,000 NRM members expected to vote

The seat fell vacant after FDC`s Salam Musumba successfully petitioned court to overturn the victory of Rehema Watongola of the NRM due to lack of academic papers

The NRM EC chairman Dr Tanga Odoi says that they have taken security matters seriously and that ballot papers have also been serialized to avoid any malpractices

The primaries are being held today(Monday)

Story by 

Kenneth Lukwago

March 20 2017