President Yoweri Museveni has declared Arua Municipality Member of Parliament Abiriga, the most disciplined MP in the Uganda’s 10th Parliament.
While delivering the State of the Nation address on Tuesday 4th June,Mr.Museveni was challenged by the Opposition to show Parliament the shoes made in Uganda he was talking about. Mr. Museveni promised to bring the shoes on Thursday during the budget reading day and true to his word, he brought a pair of sandal together with a number of clothes he claimed where made in Uganda.
Mr. Museveni who told parliament that the shoes were designed by a soldier he gave over one hundred million shillings chose to donate the shoes to the most disciplined member of Parliament.
It was then that he called out the Arua Municipality MP, commonly known as “the yellow boy” because of his dressing code. (Abiriga dresses in yellow clothes and shoes,drive a yellow car and has all his household properties in in Museveni’s party (NRM) color.
Speaking to the press after parliament Abiriga said that he was over joyed by the gift and added that he was going to paint the brown shoe yellow so that they could match his attire.