Famous NTV journalist Agnes Nandutu has picked National Resistance Movement (NRM) nomination forms.
The senior political reporter, moderator and a speaker NTV Peoples Parliament, intends to stand as the Woman MP for Bududa District. She adds to a group of senior journalists like Kazibwe Bashir Mbazira, Joel Ssenyonyi who opted to join active politics.
Nandutu served as the president of the Parliamentary Journalist’s Association from 2011 to 2016. She scripts and narrates the popular satire Friday segment called Point Blank on NTV Uganda. In 2011, she received a Christmas gift from The Observer for her NTV show, Point Blank.
She joined Radio Uganda as a reporter. Later, she pursued a diploma in Journalism at Uganda Institute of Journalism and Media studies. She worked at Daily Monitor as a freelance reporter. Between 2002 and 2008, Agnes worked at Impact FM as a staff reporter before she joined NTV Uganda.