FORMER PRESIDENTIAL CANDIDATE PROF. BARYAMUREEBA TO CONTEST FOR IBANDA MUNICIPALITY MP ON NRM TICKET
By Elly Karenzi
Former presidential candidate and ex. Makerere university vice-chancellor Prof. Venansius Baryamureebe has declared his interest to run for Ibanda municipality parliamentary seat in the 2020-2021 elections.
Prof. Baryamureeba who holds a PhD in computer science who also ran for member of parliament in Ibanda south before changing his mind in 2016 for the biggest political seat in the country.
The former opposition figure who is currently the chancellor Ibanda University, will contest on NRM ticket.
Prof Baryamureeba hails from Kagongo division in Ibanda municipality in Ibanda district.
Prof. Baryamureeba made his statement of intent that is going to improve the education standards in all schools, colleges and universities in the country.
He has started consultations in the cells and divisions of Bufunda,Bisheeshe and Kagongo.
Prof. Baryamureeba will face stiff competition from the incumbent Tarsis Rwaburindoore, former mayor Ibanda municipality Deus Rogers Mulinde, Peter Agaba of Agaba Foundation and Enock Muhimbise Rubanda among others.
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