Uganda Cranes are broke, Magogo tells Museveni as team departs for Morocco

Uganda Cranes are broke, Magogo tells Museveni as team departs for Morocco

The FIFA-funded Federation of Uganda Football Associations (Fufa) has no money to take care of the men’s national football team, Uganda Cranes who depart for Morocco to take part in the Africa Nations Championship (Chan), Fufa president Moses Magogo told President Yoweri Museveni on Tuesday. The 27-man team leaves this afternoon at 3pm via Doha, […]

Museveni signs controversial Age Limit bill into law in ‘rush job’

Museveni signs controversial Age Limit bill into law in ‘rush job’

In the end, Yoweri Museveni’s top achievement since being reelected as president in 2016– amending the Uganda Constitution to be able to contest in the 2021 general election – was finalized in a “rush job” of an affair. And that was OK with him. On Tuesday, January 02, 2018, Mr. Museveni signed into law the […]

Museveni courts United Arab Emirates and Saudi Arabia traders

Museveni courts United Arab Emirates and Saudi Arabia traders

President Yoweri Museveni has told a visiting delegation of entrepreneurs from the United Arab Emirates that Uganda is the best investment destination because the country offers a lot of untapped business opportunities in a diversity of sectors of the national economy. The President made the remarks while addressing a combined delegation of United Arab Emirates […]

Museveni suffering from Hubris syndrome -Mushega

Museveni suffering from Hubris syndrome -Mushega

National Resistance Movement (NRM) historical Amanya Mushega has opposed the proposed scrapping of age limits from the constitution, saying power intoxicates far more than alcohol. The former top NRM ideologue turned critic after he walked out of the party in 2005 made the remarks when appeared before the Legal and Parliamentary Affairs Committee on Thursday to submit […]

Museveni set for first age limit consultation meeting

Museveni set for first age limit consultation meeting

President Yoweri Museveni is expected to attend a consultative meeting on the presidential age limit in Kabarole district on Thursday. Museveni will address a rally at Karambi Play Ground in Karambi Sub County. This will be the first time Museveni is attending a consultative meeting on the controversial Constitutional (Amendment) (No.2) Bill, 2017 that has […]

al-Shabab will be wiped out, Museveni reassures UK’s Boris

al-Shabab will be wiped out, Museveni reassures UK’s Boris

Ugandan troops make up the bulk of the African Union force helping Somalia’s UN-backed government. With much of the country under the control of al-Shabab Islamist militants, it is probably one of the most dangerous missions that a soldier could embark on. On Tuesday, President Yoweri Museveni met UK’s Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson on the […]

Museveni meets NRM MPs to push through amendment Bill

Museveni meets NRM MPs to push through amendment Bill

The National Resistance Movement (NRM) party Members of Parliament are meeting President Museveni this afternoon over the proposed constitutional amendment on government acquisition of land. The MPs are scheduled to meet President Museveni at 2pm. Solomon Silwany, the vice chairperson of the NRM parliamentary confirms that the scheduled meeting will discuss and conclude the proposed […]

US Ambassador tells Museveni to leave power

US Ambassador tells Museveni to leave power

The United States Ambassador to Uganda, Deborah Malac, has said that strong institutions, not one person or party, is the secret to longevity and stability of nations. Malac was speaking on Wednesday night at the celebrations of America’s 241 Independence anniversary at the US Embassy in Kampala. She noted that a true democracy requires the […]

Nankabirwa SPILLS secrets on removal of presidential age limit

Nankabirwa SPILLS secrets on removal of presidential age limit

Government Chief Whip Ruth Nankabirwa has scoffed at National Resistance Movement (NRM) party members who are pushing for a constitutional amendment to lift presidential age limits. A number of legislators are reported to be making financial demands in order to market the ‘project’ to make President Yoweri Museveni eligible to contest for the presidency when […]

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