DAILYNEWS UG, Rukungiri. Mr Museveni is campaigning in Rujumbura county and Rukungiri Municipality where he is to hold five rallies while Dr Besigye and his campaign team will hold their final rallies in Kebisoni and Buyanja sub counties where president Museveni campaigned on Monday.
A total of six candidates were nominated for the by-election following the nullification of the election of the NRM’s Winfred Masiko by Court of Appeal on March 22.
The court decision followed a petition by FDC’s Betty Bamukwasa Muzanira. The two are part of the race recently joined by former minister of state for public service Ms Prisca Sezi Mbaguta. Others are Ms Fabith Kunkundakwe of the People’s Progressive Party, Ms Elizabeth Rwakitonera and Ms Atukunda Sheila Kirebete, both independents who have since written to EC withdrawing their candidature.
About 177,086 voters shall participate in the Thursday election, according to polling body.
Retired Colonel Dr. Kiiza Warren Kifeefe Besigye yesterday welcomed and hosted Hon Kyagulanyi Robert Ssentamu MP Kyadondo East at his Country home in Rwakabengo Kebison Rukungiri District
Hon. Kyagulanyi aka Bobi wine and his entire crew arrived in Rukungiri in the evening from Kampala to join the Campaign trail of FDC’s Betty Muzanira.
This was after Dr Kizza Besigye concluded a long day’s task of campaigning for Betty Muzanira the FDC candidate and then disembarked to rest at his home.
Hon. Bobi wine joined the campaign at the last rally that was held at new tax park in Rukungiri town.