The Minister of Trade, Industry and Cooperatives, Hon Amelia Kymbadde, yesterday beat her rival, Grace Kansiime, in the NRM primaries.
Hon. Kyambadde garnered a 79% of the vote to defend the Mawokota North Member of Parliament seat.
Amelia gathered 18,432 votes while Kansiime got only 4,922 votes.
Kyambadde is the current Minister for Trade and Industry in the Ugandan Cabinet.
She replaced Kahinda Otafiire, who was appointed Minister for Justice.
She is the elected Member of Parliament (MP) for “Mawokota County North” in Mpigi District, a seat she defended yesterday.
She also served as the Principal Private Secretary (PPS) of the President of Uganda.