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Are political parties speaking to the challenges of the people?
Fourth Estate takes a look at the state of political parties in Uganda while asking if the countries political parties are relevant to the average Uganda?

As the Forum for Democratic Change party embarks on the journey towards electing its new leader, the panel discusses the relevance of the countries political parties to the needs of the electorate.

The debate takes into account what appears to be a shift towards electing popular independents. The most recent case of this being the election of Robert Kyagulanyi, a musician turned politician, who won by a landslide against candidates from more established political parties in the Kyadondo East by-election on June 29 2017.