Provisional results from Kakeka polling station N-Z,Lubaga Division, put Erias Lukwago
in the lead with 138 votes against Mr Sematimba's 95.
At Kakeka A-M polling station, provisional results also put Mr Lukwago
in the lead with 185, while Mr Sematimba garnered 76 ballots.
Meanwhile, supporters of mayoral candidate Erias Lukwago
yesterday started an early celebration at different polling stations following provisional indications of his
The supporters chanted slogans in praise of Mr Lukwago
as they drummed and danced.
However, celebrations at Kisekka Market ended prematurely after the anti-riot and military police officers fired teargas and shot in the air to disperse Mr Lukwago's
Erias Lukwago: He is currently the MP for Kampala District and a renowned city lawyer who stood on the independent ticket after falling out with Democratic Party.
He was born in 1970 and he is married.
did a Bachelor's degree in law at Makerere University
, a diploma in law at the Law Development Centre
(LDC) and a certificate in Lawyering and Advocacy Skills at International Law Institute
He has been a practicing advocate from 1998 to date in the Field of Constitutionalism and Human Rights
He is Managing Partner, M/S Lukwago and Co.
Advocates situated at London Chambers.
He has been national legal advisor of the Democratic Party (DP).
He is the opposition Shadow minister for Justice and Constitutional Affairs and the shadow Attorney General.Says there is a lot of rot in KCC which he wants to cleanup beginning with firing all corrupt KCC officials
To Mr. Lukwago's
supporters: Don't jubilate yet and don't say never because you will be underestimating the powers of the EC