The National Chairperson of Uganda Peoples’ Congress (UPC) Lawrence Okai has expressed support of the party towards a national advocacy for Campaign Finance Law. The law is one part of the campaign finance reforms recommended in a report by Alliance for Campaign Finance Monitoring ACFIM) on electoral expenditure for Presidential and Member of Parliament campaign 2016 in Uganda.
Lawrence Okai made the commitment during a meeting with ACFIM at the party headquarters on Uganda House in Kampala, June 23rd, 2016. He commended ACFIM for producing information that is useful in establishing benchmarks for reforms in campaign financing in Uganda. ACFIM team was led by the National Coordinator Henry Muguzi who handed over copies of the report on Campaign Financing for Presidential and Member of Parliament Races 2016.