MPs Mwijukye, Ngabirano in car crash

The scene of the accident

Two Members of Parliament were Sunday involved in a car accident in Mbarara town that left many injured.

They are; Buhweju County MP also a Commissioner of Parliament Francis Mwijukye and Rwampara County MP Charles Ngabirano.

They were travelling in a Toyota Landcruiser which knocked a Toyota Wish near Agip in Mbarara town.

They had gone to Mbarara for a weekly Political talk show “Manya Ebirikufa Omwihanga Ryawe” hosted by Radio West.


According to reports, the MPs never sustained injuries except for other people in the other vehicle who were rushed to hospital.

Forum for Democratic Change [FDC] mobilisation secretary Ingrid Turinawe said the duo was safe.

“I have just talked to Hon. Mwijukye Francis. Thank you dear Lord for protecting him, to have survived this accident!” she said on Sunday.

She added: “Thank you Mbarara people for your quick rescue efforts. All occupants survived. Quick recovery to those in hospital.”



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