By APN Reporter
Simon Turyakira, was on Saturday elected as the new Guild President for Bishop Barham University College -Kabale, a Constituent College of Uganda Christian University.
Turyakira, a second year student of Mass Communication garnered 257 votes, defeating his closest contender, John Hillary Niwagaba who garnered 168 votes. Ronald Mugarura trailed with only 137votes.
Announcing the winner at the University Multi Purpose hall last evening, the University’s Electoral Commission Chairman, Billy Mutabazi said that voting was free and fair.
Turyakira who replaces, Jacob Ampeire promised to prioritize co-operation between the students and the administration.
Turyakiira has also been working a part time sports presenter at the Kabale based hope Radio.