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Museveni is obsessed with power, so weak to face Bobi Wine – MP Zaake

They started it in rumors, the Fountain of Honor denied it, and yet its proponents consistently pursued their cause freely without hindrances, some of us who stood with the people opposed the idea but at the expense of our lives, they maimed us to near death that is how serious they wanted Art 102(b) repealed.

It is worth noting that by the time it was repealed the Head of Government- cum- The Commander-in-Chief of the Uganda Peoples’ Defence Forces as per Art 98(1) of the 1995 Constitution of The Republic of Uganda had expressly declared his desire in expediting the process thereof.

Museveni plans to win 2021: FDC beat up journalists at party headquarters


Two activists of the Opposition Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) on Monday assaulted journalists who had gone to cover the party’s weekly press conference at the organisation’s head office in Najjanankumbi, Kampala.

The two party supporters who allegedly assaulted the journalists include a one Moses Mutumba and a certain George.

Lawyering in Uganda Women – Ruhiiga Twinson,


Lawyering is considered as one of the most powerful, noble and dynamic professions in our Uganda. We have had a range of scholars and laureates emerging from this upstanding profession ranging from politicians, economists, academicians such as Lady justice Julia Ssebutinde, lady justice Catherine Bamugemereire, Lady Justice Esther Kisakye to mention but a few but just like every other profession, women go through a lot of predicaments while aspiring to be a meaningful part of legal fraternity and a worthy contributor to the profession.

Police arrests UYD/People Power candidate in MUBS guild race

Police have arrested Uganda Young Democrats (UYD)/ People Power candidate in the ongoing Makerere University Business School (MUBS) guild race at campus. Shenmark Mwesiga (BPSM11) is reported under police cells at MUBS together with his campaign team of six students. Those arrested include Mukasa John Paul, Tayebwa Justus, Opio Benoni all have been participating in Mwesiga’s door to door campaign in the morning hours.

NRM MPs pocket millions as Museveni spends billions on 2021 sole candidature project

By Kansiime Jackline

Gen. Yoweri Kaguta Museveni to spend more than 16b Uganda shillings at Kyankwanzi for his sole candidature ticket project to run as NRM president flag bearer for the fourth consecutive term without any challenge from his National Resistance Movement Party (NRM).

Members of Parliament from the NRM party that attended the Parliamentary caucus at National Leadership Institute (NALI) at Kyankwanzi allegedly are to receive 50m Uganda shillings as a token for Mr. Museveni five-year presidential term as a sole candidate from the ruling NRM.

Ugandans roast church over Museveni bribery to bless his rule

The general public has criticized Uganda religious Leaders not to care about their followers’ well being but target Mr. Museveni’s cash handouts.

President Museveni has used religious leaders in Uganda to bless his latest move to be endorsed as NRM sole candidate status in 2021.

NRM MPs endorse Museveni for ‘2021 elections and beyond’


The ruling National Resistance Movement (NRM) Parliamentary Caucus in Kyankwanzi District has unanimously endorsed the Chobe resolution by the party’s central executive committee (CEC) to have President Museveni continue leading the party and the State in 2021 and beyond.

The NRM spokesperson, Mr Rogers Mulindwa in a statement issued on Sunday said, the position by the party legislators was taken shortly after the presentation by the Party Secretary General Justine Kasule Lumumba on the topic ‘Towards 2021: Milestones and Strategies for the NRM Party.’
During her address, Ms Lumumba read out to members the Chobe resolutions.

Don’t ignore Kyagulanyi – Mao tells DP while calling for a Coalition of Values

Following the victory of Julius Kateregga in the recent Makerere Guild elections, DP President General Norbert Mao has issued the following statement to the party faithful who were wondering whether the new Guild boss would remain faithful to his party given the strong endorsement he got from Hon. Robert Kyagulanyi.

“I have known Julius Kateregga for some time as a DP member very active in the UYD Makerere Chapter. We recently launched his campaign during a party press conference and through the youth office contributed funds to his campaign. The Chairman of UYD Makerere Chapter briefed us on the process of candidate selection and assured us that the divisions which had denied them victory had been overcome.

Land Lord orders Bobi Wine to vacate Kamwokya land in 7 days

Kyadondo East Member of Parliament Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu, aka Bobi Wine, is among 400 residents who face eviction from a disputed piece of land in Kamwokya.

Bobi Wine grew up in the murky slums of Kamwokya, a Kampala suburb and he nicknamed himself the de facto “Ghetto President” operating from the disputed land where he established Ssemakokiro Plaza with recording studios for his music.

How UWA Soldier was shot dead by Poachers

Patson Baraire

RUKUNGIRI

A Uganda Wildlife Authority staff attached to Queen Elizabeth National Park Conservation Area in Bwambara Rukungiri was Friday night shot dead by suspected poachers.

The Officer in Charge of Rukungiri Police Station Atukunda Edwin confirmed the incident.

MP Munyagwa seeks to block trial in Anti-Corruption court

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Kawempe South member of parliament, also Cosase chairperson Mubarak Munyangwa has petitioned the Constitutional court seeking to block his trial in the Anti-Corruption court for fraud.

The petition stems from the criminal summons issued by Anti-Corruption court Grade One magistrate, Moses Nabende directing Munyagwa to appear in court on February 15, 2019 to plead to charges of soliciting a bribe of Shs 100m from Francis Kakumba.     

Prosecution contends that in December 2014 while at Haks Investment Limited in Kampala during his tenure as Kawempe Division mayor, Munyagwa solicited for the said money so as to influence Kawempe Division Urban Council to nominate Isaac Muyanja alias Francis Kakumba for his appointment to the Kampala City Land Board.    

MUK Guild winner not supported by own DP MPs

Uganda Young Democrats (UYD)/People Power Makerere university guild race winner Mr Kateregga Julius popularly known as KJ defeated NRM allegedly military officer Sgt. Juliana Andrew Taliwaku and FDC’s Namuddu Milly without financial help from Democratic Party MPs.

According to Kateregga’s Campaign team, they almost withdrew from the race just a few days to the end of guild race due to financial challenge.

However they regrouped themselves due to the prevailing situation in the country they made a decision to move on as people’s power campaign slogan which says ‘Okwebereramu’ as locally known to them.

Kampala top guitarist Nshuti scoops Hipipo award

Nshuti again. After swinging to top songs of Eddy Yawe’s Akayembe , Juliana Kanyomonzi’ s Kanyimbe; Situka Tutambule, Bobi Wine’s famous Tuliyambala Engule song.

The guitarist scoops her first award in Uganda’s top awards known as Hipipo awards . She has been competing with John Blaq among others and won this evening.

Rt. Col. Kizza Besigye welcomed by big crowds in Jinja

Uganda’s Opposition leader Rt. Col. Dr. Kiiza Besigye today has locked Jinja town as crowds gathered outside the studios of NBS Radio chanting FDC slogans and praising People’s government.

Jinja residents have praised Dr. Besigye for fighting President Museveni in and out, saying that the former FDC party president is a force to boost Museveni’s exit.

People Power from educational institutions to State House Entebbe – Bobi Wine

People Power Movement leader Hon. Kyagulanyi Robert Ssentamu popularly known as Bobi Wine has promised his newly elected Makerere university guild president to prepare for 2021 struggle to State House Entebbe.

Kyagulanyi while meeting Kateregga Julius popularly known as KJ who defeated an allegedly military officer Sgt. Juliana Andrew Taliwaku and FDC’s Namuddu Milly yesterday in the guild race vowed to oust president Museveni by a ballot.

LDU must not turn judges and set judgement for crimes detected – Sam Evidence

The President of Uganda passed out 6,239 Local Defence Unit (LDU) trainees at Kaweweta Military Training School. The recruiters from Wakiso, Mukono and Kampala districts completed 16 weeks of basic military and tactical training. However in addition to the training they’ve been given I thought I should add something because knowing or wisdom can never be enough you keep receiving from different sources as you look through and picking what is more important. Someone taking time to guide you or advise you it means that person has immense love for you.