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By Ahura Mujuni Mark

The Forum for Democratic Change party has decided not to take part in the coming elections to replace Erias Lukwago .

Addressing the press at the party headquarters in Najanankumbi in Kampala,the leader of the opposition in parliament in parliament ,Wafula Ogutu said that the elections are illegal since the case against Lukwago’s impeachment  is still in court.

Erais Lukwago

Erais Lukwago

“It is very unfortunate the Electoral Commission has set a date for a by- election to replace Lukwago well aware that there is still a pending case in court. FDC will not be party of this irregularity,” Wafula told reporters

Last week, the Electoral Commission set April 17 as the date for holding a by-election to fill the position that fell vacant following the impeachment of Erias Lukwago.It also announced that the four NRM rebel MPs would be replaced at the same time.