The National Unity Platform party have announced that they will not engage in the Inter-Party Organisation for Dialogue citing a span of grievances amongst which is the gross rights violations by the NRM government.
In some of the reasons, NUP says majority of its supporters have been dumped in prisons and safe houses incommunicado due to their political choices.
NUP adds that these conferences are mainly ceremonial since most of the resolutions are never respected by the party in power.
In the letter below, NUP highlights the key factors that have inspired its decision to shun IPOD.
In the midweek interview with France 24, Gen. Museveni said he is open to talks with the opposition. “We can negotiate with them. Even when Bobi Wine wishes we can talk,” Museveni said. “We are open to dialogue with everyone,” he added.