By our reporter
Hundreds of supporters of the Forum For Democratic Party on Friday thronged Mandela National stadium, Namboole for their seventh delegates Conference to elect their new President.
Patrick Oboi Amuriat beat incumbent Mugisha Muntu and two others to become the party’s new president after scooping 641 votes whereas Muntu garnered 463 votes.
Muntu had been party president since November 2012 when he defeated Nandala Mafabi, the then leader of the opposition.
More than 1000 delegates attended the conference.