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Richard Mugahi

40 years
Fort Portal Municipality
For Constituency Representative (MP) on IND ticket
  • Improved social services specially health and education.I will advocate for building of sustainable systems that are efficient.
  • Support youth entrepreneurship initiatives and skill the youth to address youth unemployment.
  • Advocate for cheaper power for small scale industrialists to boost industrialization and value chain addition.
  • Support Infrastructure development that is consistent with the demographic dynamics through my oversight role as MP.
  • Participatory leadership and public accountability to the electorate this will curb leakages of public funds and ensure improved services.

I  am a 37 years old a medical doctor with specialization in Health systems and Global Health, born to Mr.Boniface Kamanyire and Mary Kobusinge of Kisomoro Kabarole District. I am a resident of Fort Portal Municipality with a home in Nyabukara parish West Division.

I started my academic journey from a rural primary school called Kisomoro PS in 1986 then St Leo's Kyegobe for Secondary Education, Fort portal Medical school, Makerere University, Kampala and the University of Melbourne Australia for my graduate degree.

Am married to Dr. Catherine Mugahi and we have 3 children.

I have been a civil servant since 2001 till 2015 working with Kabarole district Local Government.During this time i grew through the ranks from clinician incharge Kasenda HC III to incharge Bukuku HC IV, then District Director of health services 2010/2011,2012,2013.

I have been a student leader and an activist diocesan youth leader at st leo's ,guild speaker at Fort portal medical school,President Makerere college of health sciences and finance minister of the East African students Association.

Professional level am the president of the Rwenzori Uganda medical Association Chapter, Country representative on the Africa Junior doctors network.Board member Virika, Kabarole and Fort portal Hospitals.

Team awards: Best performing district in health services nationally in 2012,second best in 2013,Third in 2011. Best district ambulance initiative 2012.

Individual awards: Zero tolerance to corruption award 2013 by Rwenzori Anti Corruption Coalition, Best performing civil servant 2012, Commonwealth Scholarship award 2014.

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