President Museveni has congratulated former deputy Lord mayor Ms Sarah Kanyike upon her appointment as the new State minister for Disabilities and Elderly at State house Entebbe.
He also hailed her decision to leave Erias Lukwago’s camp and as she chose to focus on serving the country.
“I congratulate Ms. Sarah Kanyike upon her appointment as State Minister for Disabilities and the Elderly.I want to express sympathy to my son Lukwago (Erias) who almost got a heart attack because I captured a big fish from my old party (DP).”Museveni said.
“I am happy with people like Ms. Kanyike who put the problems of the people ahead of party differences. What Uganda needs is unity aimed at serving our people.” He added.
Ms Kanyike resigned for the position of deputy Lord mayor after being appointed as the Director for Gender at KCCA.In July, she was then nominated by President Museveni for the position of state minister for Disabilities and Elderly.