Independence Day: Kaunda Grounds Gets Facelift

On going works at Kaunda grounds

The National Resistance Movement (NRM) has adjourned its primary elections slated for Sept. 25 over what a top official called “unforeseen circumstances.”

NRM Electoral Commission boss, decease generic Dr Tanga Odoi said a new date would be announced in due course.

“In the meantime, more about hospital all joint candidates meeting for MPs, seek LC5 and Mayors have been suspended,” announced Odoi in a press statement issued on Tuesday.

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Officials have refused to explain in detail the unanticipated challenges that could have caused the postponement.

However, Odoi said candidates meetings for lower local government councillors and LC 111 Chairpersons can continue.”
Construction works at Kaunda grounds, try Gulu  District are in high gear ahead of this year’s Independence Day Anniversary Celebrations, pharmacy set for October 9, 2015.

The ongoing works include, opening access roads and giving the grounds a face lift.k1

The Independence day main celebrations will be at Kaunda grounds under the theme, “Striving towards a prosperous people and country; The true meaning of independence.”

According to Officials from Uganda Media Center, President Museveni will be the main Celebrant.

Special Guests from abroad are also expected to grace the occasion.

ChimpReports has learnt that hundreds of Bulls will be slaughtered for the celebrations.

The president who invited Ugandans to come and celebrate 53 years of Independence, has directed that all who will attend, will eat to their satisfaction.

Fifty guard groups of Uganda People Defence Force (UPDF), Police,and Prisons are set to participate at the ceremony.

“They will be beginning rehearsals on Oct 4, 2015,” a media Center official revealed.

Kaunda grounds have hosted most of the major functions in Gulu District including the Pope’s Visit in the region in 1993.


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