In the past, Kyagulanyi has scoffed at the idea of forming a political party reasoning that he needs not to be in any political party for him to espouse his political views. He argued then that Uganda with 29 registered political parties, but they had failed to change leadership from the ruling National Resistance Movement.
“There was also talk that there would be another attempt at having a joint candidate for 2021 and Bobi Wine didn’t want to be left behind because using 2016 as a case study, political parties can decide not to include you. You remember at that time Erias Lukwago was one of the most powerful politicians in the country but he was left behind because he didn’t have a political party,"Kifampa said referring to the 2016 polls.
Children in the slum can be seen staring open-mouthed at the guns and the armed-to-teeth soldiers matching in files patrolling the various parts of Kamwokya. Some youth peep through their makeshift shelters to be sure of their safety. There is heavy police and military presence in the area ahead of the scheduled return of Robert Kyagulanyi, the Kyadondo East Member of Parliament.
Godfrey Kayemba, a music promoter in Sembabule says he injected more than Shillings 20 million to organize two shows in the area but he got a call from the Resident District Commissioner, Henry Baguma calling them off.