Museveni cancels campaigns in Entebbe, Kisoro

President Yoweri Museveni has cancelled his presidential campaigns in Entebbe Municipality to attend to the National thanksgiving prayers at State House.

Museveni cancels campaigns in Entebbe, Kisoro

The prayers are held annually by the Inter-Religious Council.

Museveni was scheduled to hold campaign meetings in Kisoro on Thursday and Entebbe Municipality on Friday, According to the Electoral Commission campaign schedule.

Don Wanyama, the senior press secretary to the president says Museveni will not be campaigning in Entebbe tomorrow, but instead preside over prayers and will return to the campaign trail on Saturday in Kabale where he will also meet selected leaders from Kisoro district at Kigezi College Butobere

His campaign meetings in Entebbe will now be held on December 29. Stephen Kabuye, the chairperson NRM Entebbe branch says that the NRM secretariate and Museveni’s protocol team informed the local leaders on Wednesday that Museveni would only be presiding over national prayers in Entebbe.

However; Peninah Habyara, NRM party woman councillor flag bearer representing Kisoro Municipality says that Museveni should spare time and travel to Kisoro to show the electorate that he has them at heart.