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 […]

‘Museveni should brace for Mugabe-style shameful exit’

‘Museveni should brace for Mugabe-style shameful exit’

Zimbabweans begin a new week of uncertainty as the noon deadline for an ultimatum issued to leader Robert Mugabe to resign draws near and Kiira Municipality MP Ssemujju Nganda claims what is happening in Zimbabwe will soon come to Uganda. Hon. Nganda believes all long-serving African leaders (Museveni has been in power since 1986) will […]

Age Limit: Museveni signs off Shs 90 billion for MPs

Age Limit: Museveni signs off Shs 90 billion for MPs

President Yoweri Museveni on Friday approved facilitation in the regions of Shs 90 billion for consultative meetings following the NRM parliamentary caucus where he backed a decision by his cabinet to support a Bill seeking to amend the Constitution to remove age limits. A source privy to the proceedings of the meeting held at the […]

Doctors attack Museveni over greed, threaten to strike

Doctors attack Museveni over greed, threaten to strike

Doctors in Uganda’s public healthcare system have threatened to strike in protest over salaries whose value is being wiped out by a deepening economic crisis as President Museveni spends trillions of money to tighten his grip on power. The doctors have demanded that government put in place contingency measures that ensure health workers are adequately […]

Bobi Wine to Museveni: ‘800,000 Ugandans died because of your gun’

Bobi Wine to Museveni: ‘800,000 Ugandans died because of your gun’

After being released from Police detain, Kyadondo East MP Robert Kyagulanyi aka Bobi Wine has spoken out again against plans to lift the age limit. Here is the full statement My muscles ache, my joints feel dislocated, the pain in my neck from the strangling is unbearable, my head hurts so bad ,my whole body […]

Museveni slated to meet Trump in New York before addressing UN

Museveni slated to meet Trump in New York before addressing UN

President Yoweri Museveni said Sunday he will meet with President Donald Trump in September during his visit to New York to address the U.N. General Assembly. Mr. Museveni now is in New York, for the 72nd session of the Assembly. The UN General Debate will open on Tuesday, 19 September 2017 under the theme ‘Focusing […]

BAD BLOOD: Museveni treating Gen. Muhwezi ‘like a leper’

BAD BLOOD: Museveni treating Gen. Muhwezi ‘like a leper’

Despite being very close friends and bush war comrades, the poor relations between President Yoweri Museveni and his former minister Major General (Retired) Jim Muhwezi Katugugu is deteriorating at an alarming rate. The latest in the power corridors reveal the once powerful UPDF General (was the overall intelligence chief for Museveni’s NRA rebels) has reached […]

Museveni blamed for Mutagamba’s death

Museveni blamed for Mutagamba’s death

As more tributes continue to pour in for fallen former Tourism Minister Maria Emily Lubega Mutagamba, her family is blaming President Museveni for letting her die in near-or-total destitution, only aged 64. On Monday, Hundreds thronged Rubaga Cathedral to pay their last respects to the former legislator. According to the family, Mutagamba succumbed to cancer […]

Museveni goes through controversy-dogged Entebbe-Expressway

Museveni goes through controversy-dogged Entebbe-Expressway

President Museveni has Monday made on-spot assessment of the Kampala-Entebbe Expressway on his way to his residence State House, Entebbe. Photo captions from his aides indicated that Mr. Museveni was on his way from Wakiso District. Going by the President’s facial expressions, he didn’t look impressed by the delays to the project by the contractor, China Construction […]

Museveni mourns ‘father’ Byanyima at night (PHOTOS)

Museveni mourns ‘father’  Byanyima at night (PHOTOS)

President Yoweri Museveni on Thursday night joined family and friends in Kampala of the late Boniface Byanyima, a man who influenced Ugandan politics from start to finish. The funeral and burial of Mzee Byanyima is likely to be a hot political potato for the government and the opposition in the currently polarized political times, given […]