The Offices of the Opposition Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) in Najjanankumbi are heating up Tuesday morning with the anticipation of the official unveiling of Kampala Lord Mayor as a party member and potentially flag bearer.
Lukwago, together with three lawmakers Moses Kasibante and Allan Ssewanyana are reportedly expected to officially join the FDC today.
There have also been rumors that the Lord Mayor is among the people being considered to replace Col Dr Kizza Besigye as the flag bearer for the FDC in the 2021 presidential elections.
The party deputy spokesperson Mr John Kikonyogo told ChimpReports that top FDC officials had not yet succeeded in convincing Besigye to take on President Museveni for the 5th round.
Kikonyogo said Besigye was “still making his mind” on the matter.
The Opposition party is today launching its Electoral Platform for 2021-2026 where “a big announcement” is expected according to insiders.
Col Besigye is expected to attend .
The FDC yesterday announced postponement of its nominations from Thursday 30th to August 3rd due to the the oncoming Eid al Adha celebrations.