Bamwoze is credited for lobbying for water projects and free family planning services for the people through the family life education program FLEP. Bamwoze, the pioneer Bishop of Busoga Diocese succumbed to leukemia on February 11.
The seat has attracted NRMs Naome Kibaju and the opposition Forum for Democratic Change-FDC party candidate, Guma Nuwagaba. On Saturday, President, Yoweri Museveni appeared briefly at a rally at Kakindo playground where he assured the voters that the ruling party is still strong and ready to serve Ugandans and deliver them out of poverty.
According to Nakyobe, Museveni was angered by Rugambwas decision of ferrying voters to his home without his knowledge. Nakyobe also says that the President is not happy about Rugambwas tactics of extorting money from locals promising to give them onion seeds and mattresses on behalf of the government.
According to Yiga, because of the vigilance at Entebbe International Airport, traffickers have resorted to Lwakhakha and other borders to smuggle young girls outside the country with promises of employment opportunities abroad.
In the coming days, the Minister of Finance will announce the financial support we intend to give to the groups that wish to join the manufacturing in the form of the enhanced micro-finance efforts and the Innovation in addition to the Women Fund, the Youth Fund and Operation Wealth Creation Fund.