Legendary singer Jose Chameleone born Joseph Mayanja today started his journey to his political career. On 8th April the singer in a press conference announced his intentions to contest for the Mayorship of Kampala City in 2021 General elections.
This morning, the ‘Bayuda’ singer started his journey with a visit to his birthplace in Kawempe where he did general cleaning in Kawempe market before playing soccer with the natives.
The singer then addressed residents and made his intentions for Mayoral race more clear. “I started my music journey here and you were the first people to support and push harder. Today I begin a new journey and I seek your blessings like you did with my music journey 20 years ago,” Chameleone said.
Joseph Mayanja has over time stressed he doesn’t jold any political card as he is an independent candidate. “I do not belong to any party, I am independent.”
He joins Bobi Wine real name Robert Ssenyamu Kyagulanyi and Judith Babirye as veteran Ugandan singers to join politics.