Uganda Barefooted Patrick Amuriat Oboi

Uganda had its elections on the 14th of January 2021 and it was one of the most controversial elections in the countries history.

Barefooted Patrick Amuriat Oboi

During the campaign’s, there was a Presidential Candidate by the name Patrick Amuriat Oboi who was the candidate for the Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) and also went through a very tough Campaign’s period.

He used to hit the headlines as the presidential candidate who campaigned barefoot and this is because he had lost his shoes during a time when he was arrested violently by the Uganda police and military.

Amuriat them vowed to continue his campaign’s without his shoes upto a time when the police and military will bring his shoes back.

He also had faced several arrests and intimidation just like Bobi Wine and was even arrested, released and re-arrested just some few days to elections but was later released.

He emerged as number three in the just concluded Presidential election’s in Uganda.

Read also : Bobi Wine – A Name That Inspires Change In Uganda

Frank Fremer is a seasoned journalist, blogger and political analyst for over a decade in Uganda

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