By Nassiwa Maria
The NRM chairperson president Yoweri Kaguta Museveni is in Nebbi municipality today in support of the NRM flag bearers in the forth coming lections slatted for July 27 2018.
Residents of Nebbi are jubilating as they wait for their party chairperson who is expected to hold a rally as he shows support for the NRM flag bearers in Nebbi municipality.
This rally is expected to be held at Nebbi primary school where residents of this region will gather to be addressed by their party chairperson president Yoweri Museveni.
These elections are for the newly created municipalities and the president is expected to address the residents of there places to drum up support for the NRM flag bearers
According to the spokesperson of NRM Rogers Mulindwa, he said the president is conducting these travels to different places to fetch up support for NRM candidate.
“The president is in Nebbi today, he is going to be in Apak tomorrow and on Sunday he will be in Mityana and this is majorly to fetch up support for the NRM flag bearers,” said mulindwa.
These elections are scheduled to usher in leaders of different posts of councilors, mayors and members of parliament. Two councilors will be voted to represent at the district level and two others that is to say the male and female councilor.
Earlier on in June 2018, the apathy of voters in Nebbi was severely affecting the NRM primary elections to choose party flag bearers for Nebbi municipality elections, as a number of voters preferred to continue with their usual gardening work.
The created municipals include Njeru in the central region, Bugiri eastern region, Kotido in Karamoja, Shema and Ibanda in Western region, Apak in Acholi and Nebbi in west Nile.
Nebbi was created and became operational in July 2016, without technical and political positions.