Kampala: As the the ruling National Resistance Movement (NRM) Central Executive Committee (CEC) campaigns hit up in various regions of Uganda, the aspiring Vice Chairperson Eastern region Hon. Sanjay Tanna has noted that his competitor Mike Mukula is uttering sectarian messages something against the party constitution.
In a letter dated 3rd August, 2020, addressed to the NRM Electoral Commission, Tanna noted that Mukula via his political meetings and radio talk show that was aired on Rock Mambo Radio in Tororo, was heard spreading sectarianism among party members trying to portray Hon. Sanjay Tanna as a foreigner.
“As you are aware; Chapter two 6(i) of the NRM Constitution provides that; The NRM is a National, broad based, inclusive, democratic, non-sectarian, multi-ideological, multi interest and progressive mass organization” letter partial read.
This however contradicts with the NRM constitution which provides that; a person shall not be discriminated against on the ground of sex, race, colour, ethnic origin, tribe, birth, creed, religion, social of economic standing, political opinion or disability.