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” I will not resign as UMA President ” – Dr Samuel Oledo Vows to continue his Duties

Uganda Medical Association ( UMA) president Doctor Samuel Oledo Is facing a fierce backlash from his association following his acting of kneeling and support President Yoweri Museveni’s bid for reelection in 2026.

During an NRM youth symposium at the Kololo independence grounds, Dr. Oledo organized a group of medical professionals to kneel before President Museveni and implore him to run for office in the general elections of 2026. This caused a stir within the medical community.

While in the press conference called to by Dr. Oledo stated that while inquiries into his behavior may continue, he will not apologize and has vowed to stay on as UMA President general amid growing calls for him to step down.

He further said that if he kneeled before police officers who arrested doctors during their demonstration why not the president .That if he get second chance to kneel before president to appreciate his efforts towards addressing the concerns of medical doctor he will do so.

He added saying that he will not entertain anyone disrespecting the fountain of honor .
Last evening, the Uganda Medical Association General Secretary, Dr. Luswata Herbert, claimed that Dr. Oledo had stepped down to pave the way for investigations into hismisconduct.However, Dr. Oledo has insisted that he will not step down.

“Our internal administration can go on with the investigations, but I will not step down as I am the association president,” he said.

KY Jamal
KY Jamal
I am a Uganda born Writer , Entertainment news journalist , influencer , Marketer ,News editor and critic for the latest East African Entertainment news


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