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 […]

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 […]