KAKUMIRO – Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) Presidential Candidate Eng. Patrick Oboi Amuriat – POA and his driver Michael Emorut have on Thursday been arraigned before Kakumiro Grade One Magistrate Court.
According to the party, their candidate was charged with sitting on top of his vehicle at kasalaaba in kibaale District and the driver with reckless driving.
Both were represented by Counsel Franklin Byekitinisa where they pleaded not guilty of the charges before magistrate Abdallah Kayiiza the kakumiro grade one magistrate court.
“Both have been granted a none cash Bail of 500,000/- and were ordered to return to court on 3rd February 2021,” said FDC in a statement.
Earlier, Amuriat and his campaign entourage were intercepted at Kasalaba in Buyanja county East – Kibaale District, arrested by Joint Anti terrorism squad under the command of regional Police Commander SP Obura and later taken to Kakumiro Central Police Station from where he was arraigned before court at 7:30pm.