21 January 2013

Uganda: Some Leaders Owe Citivzens an Apology


ITS a few days since the fugitive lover of the late Celinah Nebanda came out confessing the unfortunate demise of the legislature. He chronologically unveiled the circumstances into which the late took her last breath. This is contrary to what we had been made to believe by some leaders.

They made us believe the Government was responsible for her demise due to her outspokenness. Despite, the official police toxicological report most legislatures refuted the findings. Our media especially broadcast (radios) in the suburbs was dominated by opinions of the political leaders refuting the report.

What has been left to us is to make judgment of the hullaballoo by most politicians, was it a result of grieve at the untimely demise of a colleague or was it a political game? If it was a result of grieve may God console, guide and above all give them a sense of judgment in times of trial but if it was their ulterior motives, may the law take its cause.

Amidst all these revelations none of the Members of Parliament has yet come out to offer an apology to the masses. Is it that they don't know the impact of their words to community or it was an intended action, which failed to meet its objective? Their failure to apologise after confessions have been made, makes us believe their outbursts were not as a result of grieve.

The people are still confused. This can only be cleared if these politicians came out and apologised for misleading the masses.

Rather than recalling Parliament to discuss why some MPs were arrested, they should convene to apologise to the public for misleading most of us.

Writer is a concerned citizen.

Copyright © 2013 New Vision. All rights reserved. Distributed by AllAfrica Global Media (allAfrica.com). To contact the copyright holder directly for corrections — or for permission to republish or make other authorized use of this material, click here.

AllAfrica publishes around 2,000 reports a day from more than 130 news organizations and over 200 other institutions and individuals, representing a diversity of positions on every topic. We publish news and views ranging from vigorous opponents of governments to government publications and spokespersons. Publishers named above each report are responsible for their own content, which AllAfrica does not have the legal right to edit or correct.

Articles and commentaries that identify allAfrica.com as the publisher are produced or commissioned by AllAfrica. To address comments or complaints, please Contact us.