Team Thorough, a pressure group attached to the National Resistance Movement (NRM) party has set out to neutralize the wave of People Power support that has been cropping up in Kigezi region a head of the 2021 general elections
Team Thorough is a group of youth that denounced Hon Amama Mbabazi’s Go Forward pressure group in 2016 and joined the ruling NRM. .
The team was launched on Tuesday at Kirigime guest house in Kabale Municipality.
Speaking as the chief guest, Yohana Bashekura, the Pressure Group’s Head of Transport Department who is also the deputy coordinator in Charge of Kigezi region said that their mission is to make sure that opposition candidates, mostly Robert Kyagulanyi alias Bobi Wine’s People Power don’t get support in the Kigezi sub region.
Edison Tukahabwa, the Kabale District NRM publicity secretary who represented David Bahati, State Minister of Finance for Planning said that the pressure group is welcome since its mission is in line with the NRM mission of securing President Yoweri Museveni another term in office.
The Executive committee members of this group have been tasked to ensure that at least 40 people are deployed at every polling station across the country.
District coordinators were also given introductory letters to present to their area security officials.