NRM Loses Igara East Seat


Micheal Mawanda Maranga, is the new member of parliament for Igara East constituency in Bushenyi district after beating NRM’s Andrew Martial with over 3,000 votes. Maranga polled 16,209, against Martial’s 12,991 votes, while FDC’s Christine Bekunika came in the distant fourth with staggering 497. Martial lost the seat following a petition by Maranga.