Sunday July 22nd 2018
By Okoodi Abooki
State minister for defence in charge of veteran affairs Bright Rwamirama together with Elioda Tumwesigye the NRM Flag bearer in Sheema Municipality parliamentary elections warned Sheema voters against involving sectarian tendencies in the campaigns
Speaking during a campaign meeting organized to canvas more support for the party flag bearer Rwamirama said that those dividing people along sectarian grounds are politically bankrupt.
He said in NRM party tendencies are condemned because they believe in both nationalism and pan Africanism.
He further said that it doesn’t matter which tribe or religion one is subscribing to as long as long as he or she adds value in leadership trend of the country.
On his part, Dr. Elioda Tumwesigye who is also the Minister of Science, Technology and Innovations said that what forced him to contest for the Municipality seat was to ring face area for NRM which he further said that has the capacity to cause tremendous development.
He said Virginia Mugyenyi Plan the FDC flag bearer will work with NRM to develop Sheema Municipality because the party she is affiliated to is not in power and that the few opposition MPs like Mwijukye Francis are lonely and frightened.
He warned people against attempting to weaken NRM party saying such attempts may lead to serious political turmoil in the country like it is the case DR Congo, Somalia and South Sudan.
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