Mugabe finally wins party election

Mugabe finally wins party election

After weeks of mourning and stiff campaigning, the National Resistance Movement (NRM) has announced Kahima Moses Mugabe as the winner of the party flag bearer election for Ruhaama County election held on Friday. Kahima, aged 35 polled 20,463 votes defeating other six candidates who were vying for the NRM flag. Kahima came second in the […]

Age Limit: Gerald Karuhanga returns Shs29 million

Age Limit: Gerald Karuhanga returns Shs29 million

Ntungamo Municipality Member of Parliament Gerald Karuhanga has become the latest MP to return to the Parliamentary Commission, a sum of Shs29 million that was deposited to his personal account last month. The money was given to all legislators as facilitation for ongoing consultation on a bill tabled before parliament by Igara West MP Raphael […]

Police kills Besigye supporters in Rukungiri

Police kills Besigye supporters in Rukungiri

Two people were shot dead by the police in Rukungiri following violent clashes between FDC supporters and the police force. One of the deceased has been identified as Edison Nasasira alias Kakuru, believed to be in his 30s and a resident Kafunjo cell, Eastern division in Rukungiri Municipality. He’s been working as a taxi tout […]

Buganda Kingdom toughens stance against Age limit removal by Museveni

Buganda Kingdom toughens stance against Age limit removal by Museveni

Buganda Kingdom is calling on the central Government to allow Ugandans determine their destiny, in regard to the Presidential age limit bill currently before the legal committee of Parliament. The Katikiro of Buganda Charles Peter Mayiga, while addressing the Kingdom Parliament – The Lukiiko – at Bulange Mengo on Monday said the removal of the […]

Youth vow to take ‘Tojikwatako’ wear symbolic red headbands in protest at Uganda Cranes vs Ghana

Youth vow to take ‘Tojikwatako’ wear symbolic red headbands in protest at Uganda Cranes vs Ghana

Members of the Uganda Young Democrats-UYD have today launched a new campaign to block the constitutional amendment on the presidential age. The campaign will involve a procession to parliament every Tuesday by teams dressed in red and engagements with the legal and parliamentary affairs committee. The committee has the mandate to scrutinize the bill and […]

Gov’t speaks out after grenades are ‘thrown’ at Bobi Wine, Ssewanyana’s residences

Gov’t speaks out after grenades are ‘thrown’ at Bobi Wine, Ssewanyana’s residences

Government spokesman Mr. Ofwono Opondo says the flash bang grenades at opposition MPs’ residences could be scare tactics to frame government as the walk to work protests return to express dissatisfaction against the presidential age limit removal from Uganda’s Constitution.. We reported that here have been confirmed reports that grenades were reportedly dropped at the residences […]

Family members ‘living in fear’ after Kaweesi killing

Family members ‘living in fear’ after Kaweesi killing

As Police investigations into all possible clues in the gruesome killing of Assistant Inspector General of Police, Andrew Felix Kaweesi continue, his family members have asked for protection. About 25 members of the bereaved family who held a closed-door meeting at the slain officer’s city home in Kulambiro, Nakawa Division on Wednesday, speaking in low […]

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