NRM to hold primaries to decide party representative to replace the late Abiriga

By Benjamin Jumbe.

The Ruling National Resistance Movement party is today set to hold its primaries for Arua Municipality.

8 candidates are fighting for the party’s flag in the Arua municipality by- election to replace the late Col Ibrahim Abiriga.

Theyinclude Simon Ejua, the former State Minister for Transport and Vurra County MP, John Lematia, also a former MP and former EALA MP Nusura Tiperu.

The NRM’s electoral head chairman Dr. Tanga Odoi says all is set for a smooth exercise that will produce a candidate to be fronted for nomination to the national electoral commission.

He attributed the postponement from yesterday to today to logistical challenges which he says have now been resolved

Related Stories………….

EC calls for calm in Arua ahead of by election to replace Deceased Abiriga

 

Abiriga shot dead