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 […]

Museveni gives multi-billion dollar CCTV deal to Algerians

Museveni gives multi-billion dollar CCTV deal to Algerians

The Algerian National Police will oversee the implementations of the countrywide Closed-circuit television (CCTV), camera installation program in Uganda. The video surveillance platform is one of the several benefits for Uganda under a Memorandum of Understanding signed between the Algerian Police and Uganda Police Force. The others are Human Resource Management, canine training and management,  […]

Museveni: ‘Gen Katumba Wamala is still my soldier’

Museveni: ‘Gen Katumba Wamala is still my soldier’

President Yoweri Museveni has bashed media reports that portraying his former Chief of Defence Forces, Gen. Katumba Wamala’s appointment as a demotion and forced retirement from the army. Last month, Gen. Museveni, the Commander in Cheif replaced him with Gen David Muhoozi who was promoted from a lower rank of Maj Gen skipping the rank […]

Besigye finally agrees to hold talks with Museveni

Besigye finally agrees to hold talks with Museveni

Dr Kizza Besigye and his political rival, President Yoweri museveni have finally agreed to have talks about their different political approaches in Uganda. The two most influential politicians in Uganda will, according to Daily Monitor hold talks for a period of six months following an agreement on a neutral and foreign mediator. Both Dr Besigye […]

Rwanda accuses Museveni, French of training Kayumba Nyamwasa’s rebels in Kibaale

Rwanda accuses Museveni, French of training Kayumba Nyamwasa’s rebels in Kibaale

Rwanda accuses President Yoweri Museveni of helping recruit and train Rwandan refugees with the goal of ousting Paul Kagame, according to a confidential report by Rwandan media. In statements quoted by Rwandan news agency Rushyashya, pointed to the potential recruitment of refugees into non-state armed groups in Uganda led by a former head of Rwandan intelligence, Lieutenant-General […]

Museveni fires his son Major-General Muhoozi Kainerugaba from UPDF

Museveni fires his son Major-General Muhoozi Kainerugaba from UPDF

President Yoweri Museveni has transferred his son  from the top establishment of the country’s military. In Tuesday morning’s reshuffle contained in a radio message sent by the commander in Chief President Museveni appointed Major-General Muhoozi Kainerugaba, 42, a Special Presidential Advisor in charge of operations. Muhoozi’s deputy, Lt Col Don Nabaasa has been promoted to […]

I can’t release Rwenzururu King Mumbere – Museveni tells Kasese MPs

I can’t release Rwenzururu King Mumbere – Museveni tells Kasese MPs

President Yoweri Museveni has rejected demands by Kasese district leaders to release their King as a condition for dialogue on the Rwenzururu issues. Sources indicate that in the Wednesday meeting with area members of parliament at his Kisozi farm; President Museveni told legislators from the Rwenzori region that he had no power to release their […]

European countries warn Museveni over Kasese killings

European countries warn Museveni over Kasese killings

Western superpowers European Union delegation has spoken to President Museveni’s government to speed up full investigations in a timely, inclusive and transparent manner into the recent Kasese attacks which left over 100 people dead scores injured and more than 150 arrested. The attacks also led to the arrest of King Charles Wesley Mumbere of the […]

Uganda gets 86 new tank company commanders

Uganda gets 86 new tank company commanders

The Commander in Chief of Uganda armed forces, Gen. Yoweri Museveni has officiated the pass-out of 86 tank company commanders at Karama Armoured Warfare Training School in Mubende District. President Museveni said besides warfare, the skills of tank forces will benefit other industries such as car manufacturing.’ He further stated that Uganda was tired of […]