Patrick Amuriat Oboi, the Forum for Democratic Change-FDC
Presidential candidate has promised to offer 5 percent of the Oil revenue to
Bunyoro Kitara Kingdom if he is elected President of Uganda.
According to Oboi, Oil is a big resource and if well utilized will cause development
in the region which the government has neglected.
Oboi who was addressing the Kingdom officials at the Kingdom Chambers in Hoima
City on Thursday Morning says if elected, his government would offer special
consideration to the Bunyoro Kingdom by availing the institution 5% of the Oil
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The FDC Presidential candidate also vowed to avail the youths and
the entire people of Bunyoro jobs in the oil industry. He was concerned that
many people in Bunyoro have been denied petty jobs in the oil and gas sector.
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Oboi also decried the massive land grabbing and brutal evictions
of the Kingdom subjects from their ancestral land.
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He says his government will join the fight and protect the
giveaway of Bugoma central forest reserve to Hoima sugar limited for sugar cane
growing. He criticized President Museveni for looking on as Bugoma forest is
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Moses Atuha, the Clerk to Council Bunyoro Kitara Parliament who
hosted Oboi tasked him and other opposition Presidential candidates to conduct
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Oboi is set to address rallies in Kigorobya, Buseruka and later at
the FDC offices in Duhaga Hoima West division.