Dipu is FMU President

By JW Ogola

Dipu Ruparelia swept all his opponents with a landslide win   in the elections held at Kati-Kati Lugogo to become the fifth president of the Federation of Motorsport Clubs of Uganda (FMU).

Members of FMU Senate at the FMU elections.

The former rally driver tallied 36voted, 11 ahead of second Jack Wavamunno (25votes), incumbent president Dusman Okee collected 14 votes while, city Advocate Geofrey Nsamba got 11votes.

Dipu thanked voters for the trust and promised not to let them down. “There has been a lot of mudsling said, but we are here to clean the sport,” Dipu stated in his acceptance speech after chairman of electoral committee Fred Obbo declared him winner.

The FMU Executive with National Council of Sports assistant secretary David Katende after being elected. PHOTO BY JOHNSON WERE

“Our first move will be to consult the stake holders and before we come up with our strategic plan,” he added.