Dr. Shaka Ssali, Dr Joel Kibazo and Dr. Suzie Muwanga have been confirmed as the new moderators for this Saturday’s presidential debate.
Ssali, a Ugandan born American journalist, hosts VOA’s Straight Talk Africa.
He holds a doctorate in cross cultural communication and history from UCLA in California.
Dr. Kibazo is the director of communications and external relations at the African Development Bank (AfDB).
Dr Muwanga is the head of the political science and public administration department at Makerere University.
The second presidential candidates’ debate which is scheduled for Saturday February 13 at the Kampala Serena.
The previous debate was hosted by BBC’s Alan Kasujja and KTN’s Nancy Kacungira who have since been fired.
Organisers of the debate made the announcement during a press conference at Golf Course Hotel Thursday.