Two people have been confirmed dead after the Forum for
Democratic Change - FDC presidential candidate Patrick Oboi Amuriat’s convoy was involved in a fatal
accident in Nebbi district.
The accident happened this afternoon at Uvuru Nubi, an accident black spot along the Nebbi-Pakwach border.
have been identified only as Hellen commonly known as Helele and a one Zulaika.
The two together with 15 others who got injured were part of a group that was traveling in a van carrying Amuriat’s
public address system enroute to Panyimur Sub County Pakwach district where
the FDC candidate was scheduled to address his supporters.
Emmanuel Orombi, the FDC chairperson Nebbi district says the
deceased were part of the advanced team to who were meant to drum support for the party president
in Panyimur Sub County.
Cue in; Two people died.…
out; Nebbi Municipality…." //
But George Obia, the Nebbi district Police Commander says the
bodies of the FDC supporters have been delivered to the mortuary at Nebbi
Cue in; We went and picked.…
out; at the moment…. "//
Amuriat has been in West Nile Sub region for
the last two days to canvass votes for his 2021 presidential bid.