Democratic Party (DP) have confirmed that Musicians Joseph Mayanja aka Jose Chameleone and his brother Pius Mayanja aka Pallaso have officially joined the political party ahead of the elections in 2021.
The pair were unveiled at the party’s headquarters at City House in Kampala on Wednesday.
Chameleone officially declared his interest in the race for the Kampala Lord Mayor on DP ticket while Pallaso will contest for the parliamentary seat of Kawempe South come 2021.
Chameleone has been a supporter of the ruling party NRM, often rallying for president Museveni but often mentioned that he did not belong to any political party.
“I Thank the entire Democratic Party comrades for honoring me this invite to your Headquarters at City House today evening to discuss the best way we can work together for the beat benefit of our Countrymen and Country at large,” Chameleone tweeted.
The Democratic Party is a moderate conservative political party in Uganda led by Norbert Mao.