Opposition to roll out national campaign over land

Story by Benjamin Jumbe

The opposition is set to launch a national campaign to educate masses on their rights, following a planned move by the government to amend the constitution to allow it take over public land for investment.

Addressing journalists at his offices situated on Katonga road, Former FDC presidential candidate Dr. Kiiza Besigye said they have come up with a six point plan to be rolled out.

Among these is rejecting plans to amend article 26 of the constitution, demand for suspension of large land acquisition, and demanding for formal inquiry into large scale land grabs.

He adds that they are also demanding for screening of investors seeking to acquire land in Uganda.