The Democratic Party (DP) in Masaka District has elected its flag bearers for the Woman MP and the district chairman, in preparation for the general elections scheduled for next year.
Ms Agnes Mayanja and Mr Charles Muyimba Ssonko have been elected the party’s flag bearers for Woman MP and district chairman respectively.
DP National Organising Secretary Charles Mukasa Sserunjogi, presided over the elections that took place on Tuesday. Mr John Kawanga, the DP vice president and Mr Denis Mukasa Mbidde the DP legal advisor were and Masaka District party chairman attended.
Ms Mayanja, a teacher, contested against Ms Harriet Nakiyemba, a lecturer at Mutesa 1 Royal University, while Mr Ssonko beat Mr. Andrew Lukyamuzi Batemyetto, Mr George William Mugumya Bukenya, and Hajj Isaac Ssemujju.
Mr Kawanga advised party members to stop wrangling.