Langi, Acholi form dangerous rebel army to oust Museveni, Opposition MPs linked to plot

Langi, Acholi form dangerous rebel army to oust Museveni, Opposition MPs linked to plot

A Ugandan rebel outfit mainly comprising of Langi and Acholis that is operating under tag ACHOLI-LANGI JOINT ACTION AGAINST MUSEVENI CONSIPARCY training in South Sudan has been linked to opposition MPs opposed to the lifting of the presidential age-limit, TheUgandan understands. A highly placed military source revealed on Monday that the red robins donned by […]

Ugandans called for free yellow fever vaccination at #MyTaxesWork

Ugandans called for free yellow fever vaccination at #MyTaxesWork

National Medical Stores (NMS) is conducting free yellow fever vaccination at the Uganda Revenue Authority organized its 12th edition of the Taxpayers’ Appreciation Week in Kampala. The free-entry event to all, which is scheduled to take place from September 27 to 29 at Kololo ceremonial grounds, National Medical Stores (NMS) will be conducting free yellow […]

MPs task Museveni, IGP Kayihura on Felix Kaweesi assassination

MPs task Museveni, IGP Kayihura on Felix Kaweesi assassination

Members of Parliament have given government a three weeks ultimatum to release a report on the escalating killings in the country or else they institute a committee to investigate. Flanked by Lwemiyaga County Member of Parliament Theodore Ssekikubo and Kasese Municipality MP Robert Centenary, the legislators are demanding for an immediate resignation of Police chief […]

Oulanyah feared ‘war’ before Parliament deferred age limit debate

Oulanyah feared ‘war’ before Parliament deferred age limit debate

We reported earlier that Uganda’s Parliament was expected to have a crucial debate on Thursday on a plan to scrap the presidential age limit. The Deputy Speaker Jacob Oulanyah and his boss Speaker Rebecca Kadaga conferred but decided that they needed more time to understand the two notices of motion and other notices. “Members, from […]

Kulambiro witness tells Police he knows ‘Kaweesi killers’

Kulambiro witness tells Police he knows ‘Kaweesi killers’

As investigators continue looking at clues into the murder of Assistant Inspector General of Police Andrew Felix Kaweesi, a new witness has given them yet the biggest hint on who the assassins could be. A police source said some of atleast the ten Kulambiro locals interviewed by detectives reportedly said they knew one of the […]

Kampala’s main road blocked, Police arrests more Makerere students

Kampala’s main road blocked, Police arrests more Makerere students

Anti-riot Police have moved into backstreets  in Kikoni and Wandegeya areas  outside Uganda’s oldest tertiary institution Makerere University, arresting students protesting against lifting presidential age-limit on Thursday. Many students have criticised plans to change the constitution and were planning to march to Parliament today to present a motion to the Speaker not to allow the age limit […]

Kayihura bans demo on Thursday, plans to burn Parliament and petrol stations unmasked

Kayihura bans demo on Thursday, plans to burn Parliament and petrol stations unmasked

Police has Wednesday warned against processions in the city relating to anticipated debate in Parliament over proposed amendments of the constitution. In a lengthy statement, the Inspector General of Police Gen Kale Kayihura issued guidelines to be followed by people planning to hold demonstrations. Gen. Kayihura advised them to instead use channels “such as TV networks, […]

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