From Busia by Martin.
The National Resistance Movement ( NRM) Party flag bearers waved a yellow flag high after taking most of the Local council three seats in the sub counties and town councils of Busia district.
Busia district has 14 sub counties, 4 town councils and 2 divisions totaling to 20 (twenty).
Out of the twenty sub counties, 12 were taken by NRM flag bearers, 6 were taken by independents but most them lost party primaries and FDC managed to get two seats.
This time NUP , DP and UPC did not get any seat and in the entire district of Busia.
The sub counties where NRM took a lead includes.
1. Masafu it was taken by Bwire matthew.2. Busime it was taken by Makhoha Godfrey.3. Lumino – Majanji town council it was taken by Oguttu Clement.4. Lumino it was taken by Bwire James Nagafa.5. Lunyo it was taken by Taabu Bonnex, for the third term.6. Masaba it was taken by Maloba Humphrey Omutoro.7. Eastern Division it was taken by Aisha kalombo.8. Majanji it was taken by Wanyama Clement.9. Tiira town council it was taken by michael10. Busitema it was taken by Okamare Ben.11. Buteba it was taken by Egessa Emma.12.Dabani it was taken by Bali steven.
On the other hand of the independents, most of them are Nrm leaning and they are;
1. Nasichongi George Geoffrey for masinya sub county.2. Wanyama Charles for Buhehe sub county, the long serving LC lll in Busia district.3. Abubakari Bin lsa for sikuda sub county4. Mangeni Sam Okumu for masafu town council5. Wesonga lsmail for Bulumbi sub county.
Then Forum for Democratic Change has two seats and these are;
1. Kibaki sadiq for western division2. Wejuli christopher for Namungodi town council.
We managed to speak to some others who were already declared like Wesonga lsmail for Bulumbi and Oguttu Clement for Lumino- majanji town council and they all thanked their voters wishing to get united with those who lost for development.