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FDC President Amuriat Arrested

Police has Monday morning arrested Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) party president Patrick Amuriat Oboi, The Tower Post reports. The news was revealed by the party through their social media platform. “Party President Patrick Amuriat Kidnapped by goons in Police uniform,” read a tweet from the party’s official account. Amuriat, together with Busongola

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Winnie Kiiza Hands Over as Leader of Opposition in Parliament

Kasese Woman Member of Parliament Winnie Kizza has Tuesday handed over the office of the Leader of Opposition in Parliament to her successor, Betty Aol Ochan. Kizza who has held the office since 2016 was replaced earlier this month in a reshuffle by Opposition Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) party president,

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Amuriat and leader of opposition in parliament Winnie Kiiza. Courtesy Photo

Amuriat Threatens to Mobilise Ugandans to Reject ‘Wrong’ Age Limit Petition Ruling

Opposition Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) president Patrick Amuriat has sworn to rally Ugandans to reject a Constitutional Court ruling on the age limit petition if it's not in their favour. Amuriat has also rallied Ugandans to storm the court sitting in the eastern town of Mbale in show of solidarity

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Mugisha Muntu Speaks Out on Next Step After Losing FDC Presidential Election

Gen. Mugisha Muntu has revealed his next step after losing Friday’s Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) Party Presidential elections. Mr. Muntu lost to former Member of Parliament Patrick Amuriat Oboi, who was declared winner of the FDC Party Presidential Election. In his concession speech, Gen said he was disappointed that FDC members

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Patrick Amuriat Wins FDC Presidential Race

Former Member of Parliament Patrick Amuriat Oboi was declared winner of Friday's Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) Party Presidential Election. Amuriat beat incumbent party President Gregory Mugisha Muntu who was seeking his second and final term in office. Amuriat garnered 641 votes while Gen Muntu got 463. The other candidates Moses Byamugisha

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Besigye Re-arrested Shortly after Court Extended His Bail

Uganda's opposition kingpin Dr Kizza Besigye has been arrested minutes after Rukungiri Chief Magistrate’s court extended his bail On Thursday, Besigye, the Former Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) presidential candidate, FDC secretary for Mobilisation Ingrid Turinawe, Rukungiri District councillor Innocent Tashobya, Joseph Akankwasta Bamuhangire and Darius Tweyambe appeared before the magistrate's

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Teargas, Live Bullets as Besigye is Arrested in Mbarara

Police in Mbarara on Tuesday fired teargas and live bullets to block a Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) party campaign rally by party presidential candidate Patrick Amuriat, who was accompanied by Dr Kizza Besigye and other opposition politicians. It all started when Police and the politicians failed to reach an agreement

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Besigye Charged in Rukungiri Court, Murder Charges Dropped

Opposition kingpin Dr Kizza Besigye, Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) presidential candidate Patrick Amuriat and party chief mobiliser Ingrid Turinawe have Wednesday morning been charged in Rukungiri Magistrate's Court over last week's scuffle with police in which one anti-age limit removal protester was shot dead. The trio were driven to Mbarara Police

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