Body of dead Museveni ‘saviour’ Maumbe Mukhwana brought to Kampala

Body of dead Museveni ‘saviour’ Maumbe Mukhwana brought to Kampala

The body of National Resistance Movement historical member Jack Maumbe Mukhwana who died on Monday is lying in state at Parliament The Speaker of Parliament, Rebecca Kadaga has led legislators in the viewing the body of late Maumbe Mukhwana as they pay their last respects. Ms Pamela Watuwa, the Mbale Deputy Resident District Commissioner, says the […]

Mukula accused of using army to grab island on Lake Kyoga

Mukula accused of  using army to grab island on Lake Kyoga

The National Resistance Movement vice chairperson for eastern region Mr Mike Mukula may not be new to controversy but at least he has been out of it for some time. The latest he is involved in is a 2km island on Lake Kyoga in Eastern Uganda. According to one of the claimants of the island,Mr […]

‘I paid Kyabazinga school fees’, Museveni blasts critical Basoga

‘I paid Kyabazinga school fees’, Museveni blasts critical Basoga

After two weeks of constant criticism, President Museveni has finally come out to defend his appointment of the Kyabazinga of Busoga William Nadiope Gabule IV as ambassador. According to the Constitution, the Kyabazinga (or any other Cultural Leader in Uganda) is barred from participating in partisan politics. During his speech at the 78th Kyabazinga Day in […]

UPDF storms Mbale church with heavy weapons

UPDF storms Mbale church with heavy weapons

There was panic in Mbale town on Sunday as heavily armed soldiers stormed St Austin Catholic church for prayers. The soldiers in fully combat were armed with heavy machine guns while police officers were armed with AK47 guns. They were however blocked by Steven Ahweera, the regional police boss from entering the church with guns. […]

Reject Museveni job or get impeached, Busoga Lukiiko tell Kyabazinga

Reject Museveni job or get impeached, Busoga Lukiiko tell Kyabazinga

The Busoga cultural leader [Kyabazinga], William Nadiope Gabula IV has been given an ultimatum by  the kingdom Lukiiko to reject his recent appointment as the ambassador in Charge of Special Duties, under the Office of the President or cease being their King. In a reshuffle of Uganda’s diplomats announced last Friday, President Museveni designated the […]

Kyabazinga bashes critics, vows to take Museveni job

Kyabazinga bashes critics, vows to take Museveni job

The Busoga King William Nadiope Gabula IV, has vowed to take the job that President Museveni gave him last week, describing critics as clueless. Following the Kyabazinga’s appointment as an Ambassador in charge of general duties in the office the president, there was backlash among some of his subjects and other Ugandans. Some staunch believers […]

DP chairman Kezaala ‘sold out party’ to get Museveni’s ambassador job

DP chairman Kezaala ‘sold out party’ to get Museveni’s ambassador job

President Museveni’s appointment of Muhammad Baswale Kezaala, the Democratic Party National chairman as Deputy Ambassador has drawn sharp criticism from Uganda’s oldest party with many calling it a move to weaken and fail the party. The former mayor of Jinja Municipality who last year lost the mayoral seat to his seat to perennial rival, NRM’s […]

‘Intimidated’ Jinja judge pulls out of Mumbere’s treason case

‘Intimidated’ Jinja judge pulls out of Mumbere’s treason case

Jinja High Court Judge Eva Luswata has announced her pullout from the ongoing treason case against Rwenzururu king Charles Wesley Mumbere citing disrespect of court decisions with respect to the recent incident when the monarch was re-arrested after being granted bail. In a meeting with Court Registrar Jesse Byaruhanga and Justice Michael Eludu, Luswata cried foul […]

Budaka believers destroy church, beat up preachers over false prophecy

Budaka believers destroy church, beat up preachers over false prophecy

Residents in Katira sub-county in Budaka District have ganged up on born again Christians who prophesied something that never happened, beating them and destroying the church during a three-day fellowship at Katira Church of Uganda. Mr Stephen Agolo, the head of the fellowship had announced that a biblical prophet would be coming back on Sunday at 3am and […]

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