The National Unity Platform president Robert Kyagulanyi has today emphasized the recently declared winners for parliamentary seats on NUP ticket that they ought to re-focus energies on expectations of voters, than luxuries attached to the position.
“I want to tell you that you were not elected to go and eat. You have been entrusted with a task which is “trust” and you should not betray it. Use your positions to advance the mission of the people power movement which is to remove the Mr. Museveni from Power.” Kyagulanyi stated.
Kyagulanyi also told the MPs-elect that they must be ready to endure and overcome “persuasion” like ministerial positions as one way the authorities in power will use to compromise their integrity. He however said the new MPs should also expect hardships if they refuse the said persuasion.
Kyagulanyi made the remarks during a meeting with party MPs at his home in Magere on today following the lifting of a siege by security around his home which has been in place since January 14th.