The Alliance for National Transformation (ANT) has said it will field 200 candidates to contest for parliamentary positions in the forthcoming general election.
Party presidential flag bearer Maj. Gen. Mugisha Muntu said for months, party members have been traversing the country to expand the membership.
“We are happy to announce that over 200 of you have expressed interest in running for MP positions as members of the party. Today we launch a fundraising drive to get them nominated,” Muntu said.
Muntu said this is an achievement that they cannot take for granted adding that they have launched a fundraising drive to get them nominated.
“If you believe like we do that the future is ours to make, join us in building a Uganda that works for all of us, not just a few,”he said
“Our candidates are part of an organisation that is seeking to transform Uganda. The country is looking for a credible alternative to trust.”
He also expressed his gratitude to the party for having gotten young men and women to join them not because of money or the number of MPs they have but because of the belief in the values the party exhibit.
“This country cannot move any further without a team that is value-driven. At ANT we are that team,”he said.