UNAA Philly Convention Countdown | Crossfire Debate | Friday August 31st 2012, Time: 8:30pm – Come Ready to Ask Questions

Posted August 28, 2012 by Ugandan Diaspora News Team in Events ~ 3,870 views


Don’t Miss The UNAA Crossfire Debate in Philly!
Friday August 31st 2012, 8:30pm – 10:00pm
Ballroom AB

Hon. Muhammad K. Nsereko, NRM

His rise on the Ugandan political scene has been meteoric, first defeating the veteran Capt. Francis Babu in the NRM primary elections and then going on to win the Kampala Central MP seat vacated by the now Lord Mayor Elias Lukwago, come to Philly and here Hon. Nsereko about why he has been called an NRM rebel, been linked with trying to split the part and his fights with KCCA.

Quotable Quote:
“In all the corruption cases, the party has always protected the culprits; and if you try to go against the party position, you are seen as a rebel,”

Hon. Fred Mukasa Mbidde, DP

A former Guild President at Makerere and the Attorney General of DP, his election together with those of other Ugandan representatives to the EALA almost tore the Ugandan opposition apart. Come hear this lawyer talk about the intrigue in Ugandan politics today.

Quotable Quote:
“I am the candidate for the Democratic Party. That is the vehicle that brought me here. I am mindful honorable members that those are just vehicles; others boarded the yellow bus, others are still stuck in some other vehicles.”

Hon. Gilbert Olanya, Independent

The Kilak County MP has been in the thick of the fight regarding the Madhvani/Amuru land issues, come to Philly to see the honorable from Apac district tell why the word “investor” has become a bad word in Ugandan politics today.

Quotable Quote:
“It is the responsibility of the government to take care of the people, but right now they are not taking it very seriously”

Hon. Gerald Karuhanga, Independent

He caused a firestorm in the 9th Parliament by tabling the controversial oil documents that led to the resignation of several ministers, now come here what the Western Youth MP has to say in person.

“Quotable Quote”
“I am prepared to repeat these allegations outside Parliament”

Mr. Moses Byaruhanga

The Senior Presidential Advisor on Political Affairs has been a leading ideologue in the NRM, a mobilizer and strategist during elections.

Quotable Quote:
“That land talk which has been tribalised will not scare us. A few politicians have tried to tribalise the Land Bill but they will fail with their lies. The Bill is there to protect the down trodden and they are the majority.”

Join in with other Ugandans from across North America to celebrate UNAA Philly 2012 in Philadelphia.

Dates: August 31st to September 2nd 2012

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