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Likely successor promoted to Lieutenant General

Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni has promoted his son to the rank of lieutenant general – the second highest position in the army.

Lt Gen Kainerugaba Muhoozi is considered a likely successor to 74-year-old President Museveni, but denies any immediate plans to enter politics.

Bagungu unveils steps taken to secede from Bunyoro Kitara Kingdom

The struggle started in early 2013 as Bagungu blamed the Bunyoro King His Majesty Gafabusa Solomon for neglecting them after 15 years without a visit in Bugungu

DP members in Besigye’s comedy are ‘political watermelons’ – Mao

The Democratic Party President former Gulu chairman Norbert Mao has warned DP members who were given posts in Dr. Kiiza Besigye’s Peoples government saying that they are confusing Uganda’s opposition.

Mao who was furious said that the Democratic Party has no problem with all opposition political parties and willing to work with all forces of change to defeat president Museveni. However Mao registered his disappointments where DP leaders join FDC activities individually. The former two terms Gulu Municipality legislator Mao, said that he has summoned DP NEC on 28th/02/2019 to resolve this urgent issue.

UPDF Decorates Newly Promoted Military Officers

The Minister of Defence and Veteran Affairs Hon Adolf Mwesige has lauded the President of the Republic of Uganda and Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces H.E Gen Yoweri Kaguta Museveni for appreciating the impact played by UPDF Officers in stabilizing the country. Hon Mwesige who was represented by the minister of State for Defence incharge of Veteran Affairs Dr Bright Rwamirama said it is because of Gen Museveni’s contribution towards building a professional UPDF that we have peace and stability as vehicles for socio-economic transformation.

DP splashes 500M in Busoga UYD/DP reunion

The Uganda’s oldest political party DP, has embarked on a hopeful campaign to force President Museveni’s exit much early than expected. The Democratic Party has allocated 498M UGX in Busoga UYD/DP reunion as a boost in the struggle to defeat president Museveni.

DP President General the former Gulu Chairman Norbert Mao seem to have a well planned strategy and his external team to oust Museveni from power. Mao has mobilised Democrats in Germany, Ghana, UK and Kenya particularly to plan Museveni’s downfall. Whisper Eye understands 498 M UGX has been mobilised to invest in the Busoga region which is more than ready to embrace change in the country today according to Bigirwa Moses .

Museveni in trouble: Kusasira meets Bobi Wine secretly

Uganda’s controversial female artist Catherine Kusasira sited in a secret meeting with Kyadondo East MP, Kyagulanyi Robert Ssentamu aka Bobi Wine. The two meant on Saturday evening at a local hotel in Bweyogerere ,Kira municipality Wakiso district. The meeting was chaired by a lady who had shades covering her eyes and avail in an attempt not to be known.

Minister Kiwanda’s long drum is empty – Tamale Mirundi

Former President Museveni Press Secretary the outspoken Tamale Mirundi had no kind words for Minister Godffrey Ssuubi Kiwanda for promoting and organising Miss Curvy pageant awards in Uganda.

Mirundi who was very bitter said Kiwanda has failed to promote Tourism in the country and instead politicise everything to receive money from president Museveni.

Minister Nakiwala – husband clash over President Museveni money

Uganda’s state minister for youth and children Nakiwala Kiyingi and her husband who doubles as Bukomansimbi South MP hon. Deogratias Kiyingi are in an open battle over president Museveni’s money. In 2016 president Museveni visited the Kiyingi’s family home at Kagogo village, Kibinge Sub-County in Bukomansimbi and was pleased by the family projects.

FDC youth creates VPN app to counter gov’t OTT tax

Willingtone Nsubuga a youth affiliated to the opposition Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) political party has developed a secure tunnel for encrypted communication for Smartphone devices. This technology allows end-to-end encrypted communication among parties – making it impossible for Uganda government censorship. 

Police officer accused of raping woman detained over infidelity

A woman, who was taken to police by her spouse on suspicion of infidelity and later detained, has claimed a police officer raped her at night.
The woman, aged 19, reported the case at Kira Division Police after Kirinya Police Station in Kira Municipality in Wakiso District, where she was allegedly raped by the probation police constable, had refused to register her complaint.

Kampala Metropolitan police spokesman, Mr Patrick Onyango, confirmed the complaint and said the accused police officer has been arrested and medical examinations on both the suspect and victim were also done.
“The suspect is still in custody as his file is being processed to appear in court on charges of rape,” he said.
The woman claims the incident happened at night in Kirinya Police Station on February 9.

Kagame apologises to Uganda – Museveni still silent

Rwanda’s President Paul Rutagamba Kagame has apologised to Uganda over allegations to the worsened relationship between the two East African community member states.

Kagame and Museveni former guerrilla war military friends turned into foe as political aggression took new dimensions. There are reports that Kagame is fighting President Museveni’s government though his strong spy network.

Change a man IF wearing diapers : Zari

Buzz Diamond Platnumz’s ex-lover Zari Hassan has proved it is difficult to teach an old dog new trick.

Betty Kyalo wishes ex-hubby Dennis Okari happiness weeks after his engagement to longtime girlfriend

Raila Odinga sends Mao to deliver a secret message to Bobi Wine

Kenya’s opposition heavy weight H E Raila Odinga has urged Ugandans to build a strong alliance against President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni come 2021. Odinga who was at the Memorial of his father Jaramogi Oginga Odinga who departed 25 years ago at Kisumu said this is the best time ever for Ugandans to defeat Mr. Museveni.

NRM CEC focuses on Bobi Wine as Besigye weakens – 13b injected

The ruling NRM’s Central Executive Committee (CEC) meeting at Chobe Safari Lodge in Nwoya district has started laying strategies to finish-off People Movement leader Bobi Wine . NRM’s Chairman President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni ordered the committee to focus on how to crush Kyadondo East MP Kyagulanyi Robert Ssentamu aka Bobi Wine saying he wants to disrupt peace in the country.

Museveni sole NRM candidate ; 2021 lining behind during primaries

Supporters of the ruling National Resistance Movement (NRM) will chose candidates for various elective positions by lining behind them, the party’s Central Executive Committee (CEC) has resolved.

Previously, during party primary elections, candidates were chosen through ballots. However, the system was prone to abuse with some candidates accusing their opponents of cheating leading to some of them to contest as independents for various political offices.

Bamwoze’s send off: No wreath on my casket

The late Bishop Cyprian Bamwoze had ‘a lot of confidence’ in Ugandan hospitals that he turned down all efforts to be flown abroad for specialized treatment, his family has said.

Bishop Bamwoze, the first Anglican Bishop of Busoga Diocese, on Monday succumbed to leukaemia at the Cancer Institute in Mulago at 85 years.

“He was taken to Nairobi hospital about four years ago but preferred local hospitals, arguing that this would bring confidence in them,” a family member, who declined to be named because the family had enlisted a spokesperson, said yesterday.