The National Unity Platform (NUP) candidate John Mbaziira has been elected Kyambogo University Guild President.
Mbaziira’s photo did not appear on all the ballot papers that were printed by the Kyambogo University Electoral Commission. The University administration rejected his pictures with red beret and asked him to submit new pictures which he declined.
Despite arresting him and his supporters, Mbaziira won the highly contested election after he garnered 4,372 out of 9,069 votes cast.
Mbaziira polled 4,372 votes followed by Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) aspirant Trust Mugisha with 3,638 while NRM’s Tayebwa Jonathan came with 750 votes.
Candidates in the race included; Mugisha Trust Nduwayo of FDC Tayebwa Jonathan of NRM, Kigaye Collin (Independent), Ssubi Julius Ceaser (Independent), Onai Emmanuel Peter, Mugeni Sharifu (Independent) and Markmort Daniel who later joined Mbaziira.