3rd Deputy Premier and Minister for East African Affairs Al Haji Ali Kirunda Kivejinja

The Minister for East African Affairs Al Haji Ali Kirunda Kivejinja who was involved in an accident at Magamaga has been referred to discrete hospital in Kampala for further treatment.

The minister was heading to Kampala after campaigning for National Resistance Movement (NRM) candidates George William Wopuwa (LC 5) and Grace Namukhula Watuwa, who are vying for the respective parliamentary seats in the newly created district of Namisindwa.

The minister’s vehicle Reg. No. UG 0019L and a tractor Reg. No. UAN 051P that were involved into the accident at around 8:00pm were towed away to Magamaga Police Station.

Following the accident yesterday evening, the minister was taken to Nile International Hospital as police tried to establish the cause of the accident.