By Nasser Kasozi Akandwanaho
Member of Parliament for Kyadondo East Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu [Bobi Wine] leader of people power movement has on Wednesday 22 July launched a new political party ahead of 2021 polls to enable him contest in the presidential elections.
Bobi wine said, that the party is called the National Unity Platform (NUP) whose symbol is an umbrella, he is soon revealing its leaders in the various positions after consultations with stakeholders.
“We are now a political party and are answering all the questions of those who have been asking about where we fall as an entity.”
According to information obtained from the Electoral commission register of political parties [NUP] party was registered in 2004 and today it has successfully changed leadership with Kyadondo East MP Kyagulanyi Robert Ssentamu as the new president and it’s going to give people power candidates a facelift to enable them compete favorably in the politics of the land.
The National Unit Platform [NUP] new leadership has also launched the Umbrella as the symbol to use in the forthcoming general elections.
Bobi wine launching a party and its symbol has ended to a total political concussion where many candidates have been in one position each claiming to be the official candidate.
Hon. Robert Kyagulanyi [Bobi Wine] who is now the president and the presidential candidate for National Unity Unity Platform [NUP] in the forthcoming general elections has asked all friendly forces of change to join National Unity Platform [NUP] to liberate Uganda with a unified force that will end Museveni’s longevity in office.
People Power, Our Power Movement was built basically by Democratic Party (DP) leaders, few progressive thinkers from other parties and now, it has graduated as an independent political party.