Dr Kizza Besigye while appearing today on NBS live at 9 news bulletin dismissed calls to step aside for fresh blood in the opposition insisting no one asked him to join the struggle that other opposition leaders are now asking him to leave.
Besigye added that he is going nowhere dismissing calls of his retirement as discriminative.
Opposition leaders mostly those allied under the DP Bloc have on several occasions called for Besigye’s retirement from politics having been a four time presidential candidate.
He also made it clear that he is going nowhere dismissing calls of his retirement as discriminative.
The Forum for Democratic Change, (FDC) has decried the continued harassment of their leaders who are on a countrywide mobilization programs.
FDC party president Patrick Amuriat says the party is considering several measures including nationwide protests if police does not desist from frustrating their programs.
Mwijukye Francis a strong hold pillar in FDC said that Police has decided to take the law into their own hands and violate it. As MPs, we can’t just sit and watch police violate the law made by the parliament.
He added that police and anybody that administrates the RDCs must pay for the losses incurred by the radio stations that were switched off. This impunity must be stopped immediately.
FDC administration has come with a plan either to DEFY Public order management act they termed “bogus law” or force the police to accept them and conduct their political activities in Uganda.
“This business of writing to Police for permission must stop. POMA doesn’t apply to registered Political Parties.”