Speaking at the weekly FDC press briefing at the party headquarters, Amuriat said Biriggwa is the best suited to manage his campaigns because of his vast experience and passion he exhibited during their joint campaigns in the primaries for the FDC presidential candidate.
It should be recalled that over 60 people expressed interest in challenging President Museveni for the top job in Uganda by picking nomination forms. However, with only four days left to the deadline of submitting signatures to the Electoral Commission for verification, there is doubt whether all those who picked nomination forms will return them.
Several aspirants who were never chosen expressed dismay on the criteria that was used to select flag bearers. Some accused senior party members or their surrogates of soliciting bribes from candidates. He who paid the highest amount ultimately got the ticket, they alleged.
According to Kasasira, Andiinda is charged with uttering false documents, forgery and conspiracy to commit a felony. He revealed that Andiinda is currently locked up at Kiruhura Central Police Station vide CID headquarters GEF 946/2020.