NANSANA, WAKISO: Regina Nakazzi Bakitte of the National Unity Platform has retained the mayoral seat for Nansana Municipality Mayoral.
Bakitte, the incumbent, who was previously on DP before joining Kyagulanyi’s National Unity Platform-NUP was announced the mayoral elections winner by Wakiso District Returning Officer Tolbert Musinguzi in the wee hours of Tuesday morning.
Bakitte polled 33, 007 votes, defeating the National Resistance Movement-NRM party candidate Hamindu Nsubuga Kizito who got 13,395 votes.
Democratic Party’s Lawrence Kibirige who emerged third with 4,789 Votes while Gamba Bukahri, an independent candidate polled 1,815 votes.
Bakitte says that in the next term, she will improve the road infrastructure, the health sector and education sector and also, fight corruption in the municipality divisions.