The Electoral Commission has kicked off nominations for the Bukimbiri County Member of Parliament bye-election due to take place on August 11th 2022.
The two-day nomination exercise is being held at the office of the District Returning Officer, Daniel Nayebare
First to be nominated was independent candidate Asigario Turyagyenda at 10.15am .
He was accompanied by John Kamara the Bufumbira North MP and Eng Paul Kwizera Bucyana the Kisoro Municipality MP.
FDCs James Owebeyi was nominated at 10.53am.
Nayebare the Returning Officer says that five candidates will be nominated
He says that candidates to be nominated on Tuesday include NRMs Eddie Kwizera Wabahungu, Edward Mutabazi and James Mutabazi of the National Unity Platform .