TVO is finished, FDC’s Besigye is next – Andrew Mwenda

TVO is finished, FDC’s Besigye is next – Andrew Mwenda

Veteran journalist and political commentator Andrew Mwenda has said that social media supporter In the name of Tom Voltaire of Dr Kizza Besigye is no more. Mr Mwenda who claims that TVO has disappeared from social network facebook says his expose released on January 28 has weakened the Besigye fan who has always criticised President […]

Tension high as NRM chooses their EALA representatives

Tension high as NRM chooses their EALA representatives

The ruling National Resistance Movement parliamentary caucus will today sit to vote for their representatives to the East African Legislative Assembly EALA. The decision to choose representatives by the NRM caucus was reached at on Saturday after 47 candidates stormed state house Entebbe to be vetted by the party’s Central Executive Committee chaired by president […]

Maj Gen Kahinda Otafiire blasts Museveni over ‘divisionism’

Maj Gen Kahinda Otafiire blasts Museveni over ‘divisionism’

Justice and Constitutional Affairs minister Kahinda Otafiire has blasted President Museveni for splitting original districts to please voters yet the idea has not helped in developing the areas. Gen Otafiire while using greater Bushenyi district as an example said that those who spearheaded the split Bushenyi did more harm than good. Speaking at the belated […]

UPDF soldiers accused of rape, defilement of children in CAR

UPDF soldiers accused of rape, defilement of children in CAR

According to an article by BBC reporter Catherine Byaruhanga, Uganda has about 2,500 soldiers stationed in the Central African Republic (CAR). The mission, which began in 2009, aims to hunt down Joseph Kony and members of his Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA). The rebel group has been accused of allegedly committing massacres, abductions, rape and acts […]

‘We don’t need your help’, Prime Minster Rugunda tells off church

‘We don’t need your help’, Prime Minster Rugunda tells off church

There was disbelief when Prime Minister Dr Ruhakana Rugunda lashed at the Mityana Diocese Bishop, Dr Stephen Kazimba for advising the usually calm politician to encourage government to fight corruption through religious institutions. Bishop Kazimba was the main celebrant at the 40th martyrdom anniversary of Archbishop Janani Luwum at Namirembe Cathedral on Sunday. The service […]

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 […]

LUGAZI ACCIDENT: Killer trailer owners and driver revealed

LUGAZI ACCIDENT: Killer trailer owners and driver revealed

On Wednesday at Ssagazi between Lugazi and Najjembe a trailer registration number UAY 894G/UAU 650S caused an accident that claimed 16 lives. The Ugandan has since investigated and found out that the killer trailer that rammed into a commuter taxi registration number UAZ 350U belongs to hardware dealers, Laxicon Enterprises Uganda Limited located along 6th […]

Police arrests UNHCR ‘boss’ for impersonation

Police arrests UNHCR ‘boss’ for impersonation

Police has arrested a Congolese national who has been extorting money from asylum seekers impersonating as a UNHCR boss. Theophile Mudimba, 28, had a fake ID from World Organization for Migration and Resettlements Center with his position as Inspector General. According to the Commissioner for Refugees at UNHCR, Apollo Kazungu, Mudimba has been extorting money […]

Begging will drown you in poverty – Museveni tells Ugandans

Begging will drown you in poverty – Museveni tells Ugandans

President Yoweri Museveni has told Ugandans to shun the culture of begging, describing it as a disease that causes severe poverty and that it can drown them into the ocean of poverty. Museveni said that people should work hard and earn a living for themselves and those under their care. Museveni who described everything about […]

Panic as M23 rebel leader Makenga slips through UPDF hands

Panic as M23 rebel leader Makenga slips through UPDF hands

Tension is high among Ugandan security agencies following the escape of M23 rebel leader Sultan Makenga from a UPDF detention facility where he had been held. Sources in the military indicate that leader of the Congolese rebels of M23 has disappeared from his secret base in Kampala where he had been guarded by the Uganda […]

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