YOU MUST PAY 200M: EACH OF 12 BUSHENYI MUNICIPAL COUNCILORS THAT CENSURED DEPUTY MAYOR ARE ON TENTAHOOKS
By Wilber Muhwezi Kasibante
The 12 Bushenyi Ishaka municipal council councilors that illegally censured their deputy mayor Mr. Joel Nkole are scheduled to pay 200 million each to Mr. Nkole as damages.
According to facts available, the solicitor general Counsel Betty Karungi Gafabusa wrote to Bushenyi councilors warning them not at all to censure the deputy mayor.
He further warned that if they go ahead and go against her advice, each councilor will handle the repercussions personally.
DEPUTY MAYOR JOEL’S LAWYER DEUS KAMUGISHA, ISSUES INTENTION TO SUE, COUNCILORS SWEATING
Going by the above background, Mr. Joel Nkole has issued intention to sue the 12 councilors for libel and each councilor is required to pay 200m to Mr Nkole or be sued.
THE COUNCILORS REQUIRED TO PAY 200M INCLUDE THE FOLLOWING;
Hon Juma Matovu chief petitioner councilor town ward in Ishaka division,
Hon. David Bamwesigye councilor ward 1
Hon. Agaba Ambrose councilor Ruharo ward in central division
Hon. Namukasa Sauda Town Ward Ishaka division
Hon Komugisha Phiona Ntungamo ward in Nyakabirizi division
Hon. Bamwikirize Jenipher Kyeitembe ward central division
Hon. Nimwesiga Andrew kashenyi ward in Ishaka division
Hon. Sherura Sheila Female youth councilor
Hon. Flavia Mweheyo councilor ward iv
Hon. Mbetegyereize Scondinah councilor ward iii
Hon. Bangonza Lovance councilor Ryamabengo ward in central division
Hon. Fokushaba Justine female councilor kashenyi ward
All the above 12 councilors are required to pay 200m or go to court and pay more.
A solicitor general is the chief legal advisor of government where Bushenyi Ishaka municipal council falls however the chief petitioner one Juma Matovu asked the mayor Richard Byaruhanga, Town clerk Mr. Mukobe during the fateful council sension not at all to tell them about the solicitor general. “We are independent. How can the solicitor general come in here?
They successfully censured the deputy mayor illegally who is highly educated and as well highly connected.