Rwanda Denies Rebels ‘killed and stole army uniforms’

Rwanda Denies Rebels ‘killed and stole army uniforms’

Rwanda has denied claims by a rebel group that at least 20 government troops operating in the south-west of the country near the border with Burundi had been killed and their weapons stolen. Army spokesman Lt Col Innocent Munyengango told the BBC Great Lakes Service that he would not comment on the “baseless social media […]

Ethiopian PM Abiy Who Once Served As Peacekeeper In Rwanda Wins Nobel Peace Prize

Ethiopian PM Abiy Who Once Served As Peacekeeper In Rwanda Wins Nobel Peace Prize

Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed won the Nobel Peace Prize for 2019 in recognition of his efforts to end his country’s two-decade border conflict with Eritrea. The Norwegian Nobel Institute on Friday also praised the “important reforms” that Abiy, Ethiopia’s leader since April 2018, has launched at home. The prize comes as Abiy faces pressure […]

Zulu King Zwelithini ‘says castration would end rape problem’

Zulu King Zwelithini ‘says castration would end rape problem’

South Africa’s Zulu King Goodwill Zwelithini has said that those found guilty of rape should be castrated, the IOL news site reports. “This would end this thing… this should be done in a way that would show the world that the Zulu nation does not tolerate this shame,” he is quoted as telling his subjects at […]

Who will win Total Uganda Startupper of the Year?

Who will win Total Uganda Startupper of the Year?

Kampala, October 02, 2018 – Total in Uganda is pleased to announce the launch of the Startupper of the Year 2018 – 2019 edition; this follows the success of the first edition that was launched in 2015. The Total Startupper of the year is a campaign that ties directly to the Group values of having […]

Teso convention to tackle marginalization

Teso convention to tackle marginalization

Teso leaders have asked government to facilitate investors in Teso sub region to create employment opportunities. The Teso members of parliament were announcing the second Teso sub region convention scheduled for Friday this week aimed at auditing government projects in this area and discussing on how they can continue developing the area. MPs like Ngora […]

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 […]

Minister Natamba denounces Museveni during age limit rally

Minister Natamba denounces Museveni during age limit rally

Due to public demand and after a long time of soul searching, Aida Nantaba, the Kayunga District Woman MP went against her master President Museveni while gathering her voters’ views on the proposed Constitutional Amendment. The private member’s bill tabled by Igara West MP Raphael Magyezi seeks among others to amend article 102 (b) that […]

CAOs are Uganda’s biggest thieves, Museveni claims

CAOs are Uganda’s biggest thieves, Museveni claims

President Museveni has blasted  Chief Administrative Officers (CAOs) and other District technical officers over orchestrating the government’s failed projects. Mr. Museveni blamed them for frustrating his development schemes, despite government releasing huge sums of money every year to fight poverty. He said it was because of their theft that he had been compelled to commission […]

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