Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) candidate for Mparo Town Council mayoral seat in Rukiga district, Rogers Mpande Byamukama, is currently admitted after being attacked by unknown people.
“Our FDC candidate, mayor Mparo town council Mr. Rodgers Byamukama survived death,” said Ingrid Turinawe, the FDC secretary for mobilisation.
According to Ingrid, Byamukama was hijacked on Monday night by NRM goons who kidnapped him from his home in Mparo and beat him to near death.
This incident happened at Kihanga playground.
“He is currently admitted [at Mparo health centre], he needs our prayers.”
Byamukama’s agent Witness Ngabirano also admitted at Mparo Health Centre IV with his boss.
Byamukama is running against NRM’s Jimmy Kawaida. The election is underway today Tuesday.