Seasoned media personality and experienced journalist Agnes Nandutu has officially handed in her resignation and quit TV in pursuit of a political career.
The TV reporter, talkshow host who shot to fame for her segment of NTV Point Blank made the call to join politics as she vies for a seat as a member of Parliament for Bududa as a woman MP.
Nandutu had participated in the NRM primaries but lost to Justin Khainza who gathered 34012 votes to Nandutu’s 26234. She has no vowed to bounce back as an independent candidate saying she was outrightly rigged out of the primaries.
While speaking on NTV’s Fourth Estate, Nandutu revealed that she was made her contribution to the media industry and the time has come for her to try out a new path.
“After 20 years, I don’t regret leaving the newsroom. I believe I have done my best and it’s high to let the young stars shine. I believe the can do the job right” – Nandutu revealed.