Electoral commission (EC) Chairperson , Badru Kiggundu
Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) Chairperson , Badru Kiggundu

The Independent Electoral Commission has appointed March 23 and 24 as the days for convening the regional meeting to elect the youth parliamentary representative for the eastern region.

According to a release by the Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) today, the delegates will convene at the YMCA Conference and Training Centre in Jinja, and those involved include members of the District Youth Councils within the Eastern Region, specifically consisting of the: District Youth Committees (9 members per district) within the region; ,  Chairperson of each Sub county/Division/Municipality/Town Youth Council within the region;  Secretary for Finance at the Sub county/Division/Municipality/Town Youth Council.

Others are the Secretary for Women Affairs of every Sub County/Division/Municipality/Town Youth Council;  One Youth with Disability (PWD) at District level; and  two (2) student representatives from each district within the region, one of whom shall be female nominated by the Uganda National Students’ Association (UNSA).