Thousands welcome FDC Amuriat at a grand home coming in Soroti - Whisper Eye

Thousands welcome FDC Amuriat at a grand home coming in Soroti

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Eng Patrick Oboi Amuriat the newly FDC president elect was welcomed in a grand welcome party at his home ground at Soroti sports ground.

Amuriat who defeated Gen Mugisha Muntu to emerge as the 3rd President of FDC was welcomed by huge crowds amidst jubilation s among party faithful .

He was accompanied by party leaders and members led by Rtd Col Dr Kizza Besigye ,FDC chairman Wasswa Bigiriwa ,Secretary General Nandala Mafabi and others.

Amuriat in his speech , ‘I am humbled! Thank you for your zeal, sacrifice and support for FDC. I am thankful that you trusted me among our brothers that contested for the position. I pledged to serve all and work together that we build a Party that will change the lives of our people who have been yearning for change for a long time. This struggle is for all of us as Ugandans but it will be achieved by committed men and women.’

FDC currently is Uganda largest opposition party in Uganda with over 30 opposition members of parliament which was founded by col Kizza Besigye who has stood for the presidency of this country four times.

FDC is facing internal rift which led to a break away of Gen Muntu who contested its presidency however this has not stoped FDC leadership to steer the party to its cause which at all occasions has been Uprooting president Museveni.