DR. TANGA ODOI ORDERS MBARARA RDC TO DEAL WITH POLITICIANS COLLECTING NATIONAL IDS FROM VOTERS
By Aggrey Twesigye
The National Resistance Movement electoral commission chairman Dr. Tanga Odoi has ordered the security team led by the RDC Mbarara to beef up security on politicians that are soliciting National identity cards from voters after giving them ugx10000 each.
It is alleged that some politicians vying for different seats in the NRM primaries pay voters 10000 for each National identity card collected so that they are voted come 4th Sept. 2020.
Tanga Odoi made these remarks yesterday while meeting all NRM candidates from Mbarara and Isingiro districts at party headquarters in Booma Mbarara city.
Dr. Tanga Odoi’s comments came after Mrs.Jolly kagira Tumwine the woman member of parliament aspirant Mbarara district complained of politicians who are busy soliciting National identity cards from voters after giving them UGX 10,000 each to vote for them in the fourth coming NRM primaries.
Itogoro Mark Nyabihemu a reknown journalist who is currently vying for Kashari North county parliamentary seat revealed that in his area, politicians are bribing voters with money to disorganise the NRM primaries slated for 4th September,2020
Richard Tabaro Mbarara district aspiring chairman expressed his worries on how the incumbent Capt. Bamuturaki is spreading propaganda on ground that he is not going to leave office for Tabaro in case he wins
Tanga Odoi thanked all the political aspirants in Mbarara and Isingiro districts for the good discipline so far portrayed compared to other districts of Rwampara and Bushenyi where politicians are using hate speech.
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