Museveni explains bloodbath in Kasese, how Mumbere became treasonous

Museveni explains bloodbath in Kasese, how Mumbere became treasonous

Statement by President Museveni on the recent attacks by some schemers in Kasese and Bundibugyo Nantabuulirirwa asaabala bwabbumba: Whatever a man sows that is what he will reap. Uganda started off her Independence, in 1962, on a very weak foundation. This was, mainly, because of bad politics pushed by opportunistic sectarian groups and manipulated by […]

How Mumbere, Museveni divorce took centre stage

How Mumbere, Museveni divorce took centre stage

In a bizarre development, President Museveni on Monday has embarked on visit to South Africa to hold ‘bilateral talks’ with embattled South African president Jacob Zuma. This news comes at the back of the recent conflict between Uganda Police and UPDF forces in Kasese that left many dead including 14 police officers and 46 royal […]

Arsenal, Manchester United supporters survive death in Kasese gunfire

Arsenal, Manchester United supporters survive death in Kasese gunfire

New revelations from Buhanika Royal palace that was also torched during the assault by the army and police before King Charles Wesley Mumbere was picked up have emerged. Premier league soccer fans who had stormed different Pubs and video halls in Kasese town to catch the match between Arsenal and Bournemouth, which ended 3-1 in […]

THE POLITICS OF TRIBE: Why Kasese is burning and more about Uganda’s tribal districts

THE POLITICS OF TRIBE: Why Kasese is burning and more about Uganda’s tribal districts

The colonialists’ tool of choice was ‘divide and rule’. Using Toro Kindgom as a platform, they ‘forced’ all other tribes and feudal states in the region to be under that kingdom. They educated the Batooro and gave them clerical and later administrative jobs while the others did the menial jobs and ‘bupakasi’. Then came independence. […]

Buganda warns govt about Rwenzururu ‘volcano’ waiting to erupt

Buganda warns govt about Rwenzururu ‘volcano’ waiting to erupt

Uganda’s biggest kingdom, Buganda has warned about widespread cultural and civil disobedience this week. The Katikirro (prime minster) Peter Mayiga says the central government should handle the situation in Kasese with care because it is like a volcano ready to erupt. Joint UPDF and police force on Sunday raided the Obusinga palace before arresting the […]

Lethal Police Flying Squad detains KTN’s Joy Doreen Biira again

Lethal Police Flying Squad detains KTN’s Joy Doreen Biira again

Uganda Police’s Flying Squad have finalised searching home where journalist Joy Doreen Biira was staying and returned to Kasese Police Station where she has been detained since yesterday. After 3pm on Monday, Joy Doreen Biira who works in Kenya with KTN was returned aboard a heavily guarded patrol car into police custody after being denied […]

Gov’t to switch off internet after KTN’s Joy Biira filmed military raid on Rwenzururu palace

Gov’t to switch off internet after KTN’s Joy Biira filmed military raid on Rwenzururu palace

International attention is now turning to Uganda. The government of Uganda has done it before, and it still has authority to disconnect commercial and private wireless networks—affecting both cellphones and the internet—in the event of an emergency, such as a viable threat of a terrorist attack,” a detective attached to the Kasese Central Police Station […]

Sheikh Muzaata attacks Police on Muslim clerics’ shootings

Sheikh Muzaata attacks Police on Muslim clerics’ shootings

As the death toll of Muslim clerics continues to rise, Muslim clerics have vowed to return the police officers given to them by Inspector General of police Gen Kale Kayihura arguing that there is no security they are providing to them. Sheikh Nuhu Muzaata the spokesperson of the Kibuli Muslim faction says having police officers […]