Byamukama, 31, a resident of Murore village in Rubanda Town Council was arrested on grounds that he knocked Tushabe on Wednesday morning. According to police, Tushabe who was knocked with a speaking Nissan Fuga registration number UBF-903L is now nursing broken legs at Kabale Regional Referral Hospital.
The coordinators say that they were promised 100,000 Shillings facilitation for meals and transport. They, however, say that they are yet to receive their money despite Museveni’s win in Rubanda district.
Andrew Nkwasibwe, the Kamihungye NRM village chairperson is running as an independent against the official NRM candidate, Henry Rukandema. In Kiriba village, the NRM village chairperson, Julius Karibwije is challenging the official NRM candidate, Silver Mugabe.
Seventy six-year-old Michael Muramira, a resident of Kyantobe Cell in Ihanga parish in Bubaare Sub County, Rubanda District, says there is no way he can support the proposed amendment, adding that those behind the motion are serving their selfish interests.
An ordination ceremony for two priests and two deacons in Kabale Diocese on Saturday turned political when ministers and Members of Parliament exchanged words over presidential age limit and proposals to amend land laws.
They argue that most party leaders remained under Kabale even after the operationalization of Rubanda district in July, 2016. They add that the leaders have now concentrated their efforts in Kabale, while totally sidelining Rubanda, which does not have any structures in place.
President Museveni was on Tuesday in Rubanda District to rally support for National Resistance Movement-NRM party flag bearers ahead of the election of a district chairperson and district representative in parliament scheduled for August 29.