Home Politics Camp Tumukunde rubbishes rumors of joining hands with FDC’s Amuriat

Camp Tumukunde rubbishes rumors of joining hands with FDC’s Amuriat

The campaign camp of presidential candidate Lt General Henry Kakurugu Tumukunde have asked the public to treat the news  claiming that Hon Patrick Oboi Amuriat has stepped down and backed the bush war general, as fake and  misleading.

Via their Renewed Uganda Facebook page, camp Tumukunde clarified that the document appearing on Forum for Democratic Change headed paper claiming to announce a resolution from the Central Executive Committee to be fake.

The document claimed that FDC’s CEC held a meeting over the weekend and reached a unanimous decision to have the barefoot candidate and party flag bearer Patrick Amuriat bow out of the race and render his support to the independent candidate Gen. Tumukunde who uses the pressure group team Renewed Uganda.

Camp Tumukunde said that such fake news are meant to fail any attempts by the opposition to u unite in the nearing elections.

Fake letter circulating

Gen. Tumukunde insists on driving for change and has urged his supporters to vote any person in the opposition whom they think can lead Uganda forward after Museveni. He added that should both Museveni and opposition candidates fail to raise the required 50% in the elections, he will support and rally behind any opposition candidate that will versus Museveni in the rerun.

FDC hasn’t said anything about the letter.

More Stories


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Latest Posts

Uganda finally restores access to Social Media after one full month

The government of Uganda has finally restored access to major social media sites after a full month with no access due to social media...

Robert Kabushenga resigns as CEO Vision Group

Business Executive Robert Kabushenga has asked for the early retirement as the Chief Executive Officer of the government controlled Media conglomerate Vision Group. In the...

Turkey bans adverts to Twitter, Pinterest and Periscope after failing to adhere to the new social media law

The government of Turkey has this week barred advertisements to the popular microblogging website Twitter, Photo blogging platform Pinterest and a social site Periscope...

Min. Rosemary Sseninde and Hon. Amelia Kyambadde concede defeat

Minister for Higher Education and also Woman MP Wakiso District accepts the results as being a fair reflection of what voters in Wakiso wanted. She...

Life Hacks

9 Legit ways: How to make Money on Facebook in Uganda

You have probably been hearing of people who make money from Facebook, people paying bills using Facebook, people having nothing else to do other...

10 Tricks: How to make your YouTube channel/video popular with views & subscribers in Uganda

You have created a YouTube channel, tried creating content, upload but all you get is views from you and a few circle of friends,...

Ways to Prepare for a Successful Interview

You have done hundreds of interviews but all the time you are not called back, your papers are fine and other requirements but you...

How to write a good job application letter in 2021

Almost all formal jobs require you to have an application letter. In Uganda all job postings require you to submit an application letter alongside...

Newly Added Profiles

Anita Fabiola Biography

Anita Kyarimpa better known as Anita Fabiola is a Ugandan actress, Beauty queen and television personality. She is also the brand ambassador for CAT...

Balaam Barugahara Ateenyi Biography

Balaam Barugahara Ateenyi is a Ugandan businessman, an events guru and proprietor. Born in Masindi district on Bunyoro sub-region on July 28th 1980, Balaam...

Kennedy Zziwa Biography

Kennedy Zziwa is a Ugandan entrepreneur, a professional hairstylist and a hair dresser who is the proprietor of Zziwa Hair Studio. Born on May...

John Katumba Biography

John Katumba is a Ugandan politician who is an aspirant for the highest elective office in Uganda – The President Uganda. He was born...