\By Wilber Muhwezi Kasibante
Out of the 34 councilors including the mayor, his deputy that form Bushenyi –Ishaka municipal council, only six councilors attended the budget conference whereas 7 had an apology while one never got an invitation.
The 12 rebel councilors led by Matovu Juma never attended the budget conference where key decision for financial year 2022/2023 were to be taken.
Those who attended include Abraham Muwonge of Central ward, Jossy Nuwagira Kyeitembe ward, Adrine, Joel Nkole of Mazinga and Mayor Richard Byaruhanga.
Those who were absent with apology include Milton Kasibure, deputy speaker Bunyarigi, Annah PWDs Female, Asiimwe Rwabajungu PWDs male, Samson Ayesiga Kibare ward, Deonartia,
Speaking to www.mknewslink.com in an interview the speaker Evarist Rwambuga noted that he has absolute power which www.mknewslink.com has not seen therefore the municipal officials must dance to his tunes.
The rejection of the budget conference comes on the heels of the illegal censure Joel Nkole which has sparked confusion with in the municipality.
The municipal mayor and the technical staff know Joel Nkole as legitimate deputy mayor whereas councilors know him as censured deputy mayor.