On 6th Jan. 2016 our FDC offices in Kiruhura district were broken into by the military, the deadly illegal operation was led by an Army officer known as Major Rutakara (mrs) of Kyakabunga village, Nyakasharara sub-county, FDC materials such as Besigye Posters, T shirts, and P10 cards were confiscated!
Major Rutaraka warned that she doesnot want FDC offices in her district.
The major then declared: “Kiruhura an opposition free zone and she added FDC offices are unwanted in her district”.
The LC3 Forum for Democratic Change Chairman of Nyakasharara subcounty, The matter was reported to Kaguta Road PolicePpost on 7th jan. 2016!
Case no. SD05/06/01/2016
Offence : criminal Tresspass and threatening violence.
Another issue in the area are their song choices and NRM message:
The radioes in the area only plays “Yoweri Kaguta Museveni songs” and “Mzee’s messages” like Kiruhura FM, Radio 5, Voice of Kawenge and Radio West.
Postive FDC News from the Kiruhura district:
“For the first time, FDC has fielded District Woman MP candidate in Kiruhura District. We are winning by defiance with: Irene Ayebazibwe”.