Category: Politics

Macron tells Johnson there won’t be a substantially new Brexit deal in next 30 days

Boris Johnson has had his bid to get France’s support for a new Brexit deal in 30 days rebuffed on a trip to Paris. The prime minister was told by French President Emmanuel Macron that they would “not find a new withdrawal agreement” within a month that is “very different from the existing one”. However, […]

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Murkomen publicly ‘apologises’ to exiled Miguna on behalf of Raila’s men

Senate Majority leader Kipchumba Murkomen admits he should have done more to ‘help’ exiled politician Miguna Miguna during his tribulations in early 2018. The online argument ended with Murkomen ‘owning up’ to his shortcomings and making a somewhat sarcastic apology to Miguna. “He (Murkomen) is trying to repent without actually doing so in words. Publicly […]

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Odinga, Ruto to face off in 2022 polls

Opposition leader Raila Odinga on Saturday day gave the clearest indication yet that he will contest the presidency in the 2022 election, explaining that it was the reason he resolved to work with President Uhuru Kenyatta. Speaking in Gem, Siaya County, at the burial of his aunt, Eva Donde, Mr Odinga also announced that the […]

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What will happen if Boris Johnson faces no-confidence vote?

He faces the threat of a no-confidence vote – fuelled by a promise to take Britain out of the EU on Halloween “do or die” and a refusal to rule out suspending parliament. So with less than 90 days until Brexit day, Sky News explains when the move to oust Mr. Johnson could come and […]

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Gen Muntu’s ANT starts training leaders

The national coordinator for Alliance for National Transformation (ANT) Maj. Gen.Mugisha Muntu has officially opened the three days induction training aimed at sensitizing members of its women league to create more advocates for political change and encouraging more women to join politics. “Whatever you are doing to continue doing it, we must change that mindset. […]

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Mirundi: Besigye is irrelevant now, what will he do that he hasn’t yet?

Presidential advisor on media issues, Joseph Tamale Mirundi has claimed that opposition strongman and former presidential contestant, Dr. Kizza Besigye has lost the national appeal and should give way for another politician to be the face of opposition. Speaking during his one on one show on NBS TV, Mirundi alleged that Besigye is only leading […]

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Bobi, Besigye dragged to court

A concerned citizen has sued Kyadondo East MP Robert Kyagulanyi, aka Bobi Wine, and former FDC president Kizza Besigye for heading what he calls unregistered political organisations. Mr Adens Rutaro Ntare, in his petition filed before the Constitutional Court on Friday, accuses Bobi Wine of running a self-styled political organisation with three names of ‘People […]

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DR Congo authorities ban Kinshasa rallies over tensions

DR Congo authorities have banned political rallies this week in the capital Kinshasa because of tensions between supporters of President Felix Tshisekedi and those of former leader Joseph Kabila, police said Sunday. Tshisekedi was elected in December to replace Kabila who presided over sub-Saharan Africa’s biggest country for nearly two decades. Tensions rose in the […]

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