Arua Municipality by-election divides opposition

A section of opposition politicians decide to support   a single candidate in the Arua municipality by elections.

The seat fell vacate following the death of Ibrahim Abiriga who was shot dead together with his bodyguard Saidi Kongo in June this year in Kawanda .

The opposition politicians have resolved to support Kasiano Wadiri an independent formerly FDC.

The politicians supporting Wadiri subscribe  to parties that include PDP, JEEMA, SDP, DP and FDC .

Addressing a press conference today at Speke Hotel in Kampala former Presidential candidate also PDP president Abed  Bwanika says that the opposition needs to work together to bring about change in the NRM leadership .

Others include MP Francis Gonahasa[FDC] Paul Mwiru[FDC] Micheal Mabike [SDP] Sentongo Abdunoor [JEEMA] and Samuel walter Mukwaku [DP]

Candidates vying for this seat include Nusura Tiperu [NRM], Bruce Musema [FDC]  Kennedy Madira [DP], Kasiano Wadiri independent among many others.

Opposition party FDC says it will take disciplinary action against its members who will not support, Bruce Musema, the FDC candidate in Arua Municipality.