By Ambrose Kweronda
The National Resistance Movement (NRM) has totally defeated the opposition specially FDC in the recently concluded general elections in Rukungiri district.
Rukungiri has for years been known as a strong hold for FDC given the fact that the former party presidential candidate Dr. Kizza Besigye is a borne of the area.
However, this time around according to the District Returning Officer Namara K Abbas, Gen. Jim Muhwezi of NRM has defeated the incumbent Fred Tumuheirwe of FDC in Rujumbura.
Popular Betty Muzanira of FDC who is the incumbent woman MP was also defeated by Midius Natukunda Kaharata of NRM.
Things did not turn out well for Dr. Wallen Tumwine of FDC after Dr. Elisa Rutahigwa of NRM was declared Rukungiri Municipality MP elect.
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