Gen.Muntu speaks out, Confirms leaving FDC Party
Former President of opposition Forum for Democratic Change Maj Gen Mugisha Muntu has officially communicated his position in regard to his party membership, confirming he has quit.
This follows a statement released this afternoon that has been making rounds on social media indicating that he haddecided together with others to leave the FDC with immediate effect with a press conference set to be held on Thursday to announce the way forward.
‘I have always been a firm believer in following one’s principles. One such principle is honesty. Today, one of our team members erroneously and prematurely released a draft statement to the public. I apologise for that’, said Muntu in a statement.
Addressing journalists this evening, Muntu apologized that the statement had been released prematurely promising to make an official announcement before close ofbusiness today.
This followed a meeting held with his successor Patrick Amuriat to discuss findings from his recent consultative meetings across the country.
Gen Muntu has been conducting nationwide consultations between 15thJanuary to 7th Sept 2018
This comes shortly after another party stalwart MuniniMulera announced a similar move.
In an official statement, Muntu revealed that after meeting Amuriat, him and the team communicated their decision to leave the party, and that he will be addressing the press on thursday 27, 2018 at Hotel Africana.