Is Museveni’s meeting with Netanyahu meant to deport more Eritreans to Uganda?

Is Museveni’s meeting with Netanyahu meant to deport more Eritreans to Uganda?

President Museveni has held bilateral talks with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in Nairobi after attending Kenyan president Uhuru Kenyatta inauguration to serve his last five-year term. According to Don Wanyama, a senior press secretary to the President, both leaders committed to strengthening the relations between their two countries. Museveni’s handlers did not pronounce any […]

Minister Natamba denounces Museveni during age limit rally

Minister Natamba denounces Museveni during age limit rally

Due to public demand and after a long time of soul searching, Aida Nantaba, the Kayunga District Woman MP went against her master President Museveni while gathering her voters’ views on the proposed Constitutional Amendment. The private member’s bill tabled by Igara West MP Raphael Magyezi seeks among others to amend article 102 (b) that […]

CAOs are Uganda’s biggest thieves, Museveni claims

CAOs are Uganda’s biggest thieves, Museveni claims

President Museveni has blasted  Chief Administrative Officers (CAOs) and other District technical officers over orchestrating the government’s failed projects. Mr. Museveni blamed them for frustrating his development schemes, despite government releasing huge sums of money every year to fight poverty. He said it was because of their theft that he had been compelled to commission […]

Spell the rights of men in the homes – CEWIGO’S Kiconco Mutungi

Spell the rights of men in the homes – CEWIGO’S Kiconco Mutungi

Women in Uganda are calling upon those in authority to strengthen and implement laws that are geared towards protecting them if they are to be economically and socially empowered as Uganda strives to attain the long awaited middle-income status by 2020. The Executive Director Center for Women in Governance (CEWIGO) Bonnie Kiconco Mutungi says laws […]

Uganda’s chance with extra slots for Africa at World Cup

Uganda’s chance with extra slots for Africa at World Cup

After knocking on the door several times, Uganda’s national football team, The Cranes will welcome news that the bureau of football’s world governing body, Fifa, has proposed that at least nine African nations can qualify for the World Cup when it expands from 32 teams to 48 in 2026. It  has recommended that the continent’s […]

EALA elections kick off amid disagreements from candidates

EALA elections kick off amid disagreements from candidates

As elections for members of the East African Legislative Assembly kick off today, several candidates have so far expressed discontent with the way the process is being conducted with some complaining about the way ballot papers are arranged. The Tuesday election has 47 candidates who want 9 jobs at EALA among which NRM is fielding […]

FIFA boss Infantino calls unprecedented African presidents meeting to oust Hayatou

FIFA boss Infantino calls unprecedented African presidents meeting to oust Hayatou

FIFA President Gianni Infantino expected to visit Uganda this week will meet more than 50 presidents of African football associations in an unprecedented summit in Johannesburg, officials said on Sunday.   Each of the continent’s 54 member countries has been invited to a day-long executive summit with Infantino, called to discuss general issues in the […]

BLOW BY BLOW: How Cameroon beat Egyptians to 2017 Afcon title

BLOW BY BLOW: How Cameroon beat Egyptians to 2017 Afcon title

Cameroon came from behind to beat Egypt 2-1 and seal a fifth Africa Cup of Nations in a thrilling, edgy final. Substitute Vincent Aboubakar swept in the winner two minutes from time, flicking the ball over defender Ali Gabr and thumping it home. Nicolas Nkoulou had earlier equalised for Cameroon, rising highest to power in […]

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