Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) councilor, Doreen Nyanjura has been appointed Minister of Finance and Administration in the KCCA Council Executive Cabinet
Nyanjura has been appointed by Kampala Lord Mayor, Erias Lukwago to help him in administration work at Kampala Capital City Authority (KCCA). Earlier today, Lukwago, announced the executive committee that will be headed by him deputized by Sarah Kanyike, the deputy Lord Mayor and other three ministers.
Nyanjura represents Makerere University at KCCA council. She recently lost of KCCA Speaker-ship to Rubaga division councilor, Abubaker Kawalya who got 17 out of 32 votes.
Lukwago openly campaigned for Nyanjura for the KCCA speaker-ship race and he did not turn up for the first KCCA Council chaired by Kawalaya on grounds that he had other duties to execute.
Others are Olive Namazzi, the representative of Kyambogo University at KCCA Council and Kennedy Okello who represents Nakawa division.
On November 28, 2019, President Yoweri Museveni assented to the Kampala Capital City (Amendment) Act, 2019.
The bill has also created executive committee of four people who will work for the Lord Mayor. The Act, 2019 under sections 8A and 29A established the offices of Speaker and Deputy Speakers of the Authority and Division Urban Councils respectively.
Under the amended Act, the functions of the Speaker and Deputy Speaker shall be presiding over all meetings of the council, be charged with the overall authority for the preservation of order in the council and ensuring the enforcement of the rules of procedure of council