Dr Musiime Beats Rutehenda to Ibanda NRM Chair

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Dr Andrew Musiime Musebeni has been elected the National Resistance Movement party chairperson for Ibanda district. Dr Musiime beat the incumbent Elder Canon Robert Rutehenda Bonga.


Dr Andrew Musiime Musebeni has been elected the National Resistance Movement party chairperson for Ibanda district. Dr Musiime beat the incumbent Elder Canon Robert Rutehenda Bonga. 

Dr Musiime got 306 votes while Rutehenda managed 154 votes. The other contestant in the race Francis Bamya got 13 votes.
 
The Ibanda district registrar Moses Arimwerenga declared Dr. Musiime the new party chairperson.
 
Rutehenda conceded defeat and promised to work with Dr Musiime. Rutehenda had won the position three consecutive times before this defeat.