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Lukwago returns to his KCCA office
Publish Date: Mar 31, 2014
Lukwago returns to his KCCA office
Councillors Allan Ssewanyana, Aidah Nakuya, Sulaiman Kidandala and Shifra Lukwago pose for a photo with Lord Mayor Erias Lukwago soon after he returned to his office at City Hall on Monday. PHOTO/Eddie Ssejjoba
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By Vision Reporter

KAMPALA - City Hall gates were opened Monday morning and Kampala Lord Mayor Erias Lukwago allowed to enter the KCCA premises.

He arrived at the City Hall at 8: 45am local time (EAT) accompanied by his aides, but his supporters were blocked amid a heavy anti-riot police presence in the city.

Court last Friday blocked planned by-elections pending Lukwago's appeal against the legality of the KCCA tribunal that said he was unworthy to be Mayor.


It was a jubilant moment as Lukwago received a cock upon his return back to office. PHOTO/Eddie Ssejjoba


He was accompanied by many of his close supporters. PHOTO/Eddie Ssejjoba


The mayor reaches out for a welcome hug from Councillor Shifra Lukwago. PHOTO/Eddie Ssejjoba


Sheikh Seifullah Mulindwa (extreme left) from Kibuli Mosque led a prayer session to welcome back the mayor. PHOTO/Eddie Ssejjoba


The Sheikh sprinkled blessed water on the chair of the Lord Mayor. PHOTO/Eddie Ssejjoba


Finally back! PHOTO/Eddie Ssejjoba

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