The opposition Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) mobilizer in Busoga subregion in Eastern Uganda is dead.
Dr Wycliffe Kakaire the FDC mobilizer based in Buikwe District is said to have succumbed to headache just a week after being admitted.
His relatives suspect foul play claiming the deceased had been receiving threatening messages days before he was bedridden.
Marjan Kalazani, the FDC chairman in Buikwe District said the deceased complained of headache before breathing his last while being taken to Jinja Regional Referral Hospital on Tuesday evening.
Kakaire had been eyeing the mayoral seat in the newly-created Njeru Municipality in Buikwe District.