MP Kakooza gets death threats over supporting age-limit

MP Kakooza gets death threats over supporting age-limit

Kabula County MP James Kakoza has begged the speaker of Parliament, Hon. Rebecca Kadaga to guarantee his and other ruling party, NRM legislators’ safety with a section of Ugandans intimidating and threatening those presumably advocating for amendment of the constitution to lift the 75 presidential age limit cap. In 2006, Mr. Yower Museveni was given […]

The Cloud Over Presidential Age Limit Debate Just Got Darker

The Cloud Over Presidential Age Limit Debate Just Got Darker

The Deputy Attorney General, Mwesigwa Rukutana has Thursday at 4:07pm. presented before Uganda’s Parliament the Constitution Amendment Bill 2017, that critics say is disguised as about compulsory land acquisition. Fierce debate has ensued about the bill’s intentions since news broke the story of its gazetting. The first reading of the Constitution (Amendment) Bill 2017, which […]

Bobi Wine officially Kyadondo East MP

Bobi Wine officially Kyadondo East MP

An entourage of bodaboda riders ( motorycycle taxis) have taken to the street to escort afrobeat musician Robert Kyagulanyi better known as Bobi Wine who has been sworn in as a member of parliament. He was sworn in by the Speaker of Parliament Rebecca Kadaga at the parliament’s building in Kampala. The Speaker gave Wine […]

Ntungamo Women fund beneficiaries inspected

Ntungamo Women fund beneficiaries inspected

Today, Hon. Minister of Gender, Labour and Social Development, Hajat Janat Mukwaya is monitoring Government-funded women and youth projects in Ntungamo district as part of her ongoing monitoring exercise in the Western region. Here, she this morning visited a goat rearing project by Kyabashenyi Bacara Tukore women group funded under the Uganda Women Entrepreneurship Programme […]

Parliament pastor wants Ugandans to give offertory in dollars

Parliament pastor wants Ugandans to give offertory in dollars

Not the most popular of local clergy, Reverand Canon Christine Shimanya, the Anglican Chaplain of Parliament is the woman of the week. The holy woman while delivering a sermon at Namugongo Martyrs Church of Uganda yesterday told Christians who bring offertory in Uganda shillings that God also needs dollars and pounds. “Some Christians have dollars […]

Fresh Dairy, DDA give back to Masindi in dairy month

Fresh Dairy, DDA give back to Masindi in dairy month

Local milk giants Fresh Dairy joined the Dairy Development Authority (DDA) in handing out treats to residents on a visit in Masindi District. This was in a bid to officially celebrate the June Dairy month, furthermore Fresh Dairy and the regulator  gave out milk and milk products donations bringing patients at Masindi Hospital, pupils in […]

“Expect Fire in Lock Down Concert” Oliver Mtukudzi warns Ugandans

“Expect Fire in Lock Down Concert” Oliver Mtukudzi warns Ugandans

Oliver “Tuku” Mtukudzi, a renowned Zimbabwean musician and his six-man band say that they are giving a great performance to Ugandans at the first-ever Lock Down concert tonight. “It’s not going to be a sit-down and watch show, be ready to dance from start to end,” says 64-year-old legendary Zimbabwean vocalist who has 65 albums to his […]