President Museveni has called a crisis meeting to calm down rising tensions between rival camps in Sembabule district.
In a letter dated 7th September 2020, Nickson Kabuye,the Sembabule RDC invited all parliamentary aspirants in Sembabule district,all MPs from Sembabule,all Sub-county LC 3 Chairpersons,all NRM Sub-county Chairpersons and the Sembabule District NRM Chairman.
“I have been directed to inform you and invite you for a meeting with the President on Thursday 10th September at State House Entebbe,”ress the letter.
The State House meeting comes after the NRM Electoral Commission suspended primaries in Mawogola North and Mawogola West amid a spiral on violence.
In Mawogola North, there is a tight race between Shartis Kuteesa Musherure,a daughter to powerful Foreign Affairs Minister Sam Kuteesa,and Godfrey Aine Kaguta, President Museveni’s younger brother.
In Maogola West,there is a tight contest between Hanifa Kawooya and Joseph Ssekabito.
In Lwemiyaga County, Fisheries State Minister Joy Kabatsi has rejected results after it was declared that she lost to the incubent, Theodore Ssekikubo .
There has been heavy deployment in the area commanded by Deputy IGP Maj Gen Sabiiti Muzeyi.