Category: EAST AFRICA NEWS

EAST AFRICA NEWS
MP Nsereko blasts people power leaders labeling him a spy.

Kampala central legislator Muhammad Nsereko has blasted people power agents for labeling him as a state spy to Kyadondo East MP Robert kyagulanyi. People power movement agents recently attacked Nsereko accusing him for asking Bobi wine to contest for presidency in 2026 not in the forthcoming elections in 2021. It is alleged that Nsereko is […]

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Stop Using Handshake to Grab Our Land!! Angry Luos Yell at Raila

Angry residents claimed that President Kenyatta’s Government did not involve them in the decision making process with regards to the project. They claimed that their rightfully owned land given to them by their ancestors was grabbed. They are now demanding for compensation before anything can be done on their lands. They blamed the handshake claiming […]

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DP leaders are in bitter split over Besigye and Bobi wine

Democratic Party members are in spilt over the recent announcement by former presidential candidate Dr. Kizza Besigye and kyadondo East member of parliament Robert Kyagulangi alias Bobi wine on working together. Two DP leaders Dr. Abed Bwanika and Michael Mabikke had called Besigye to back Bobi wine if he wants the coalition successful. DP president […]

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AIGP Fred Yiga hands over office to leave police after 32 years of service

Yiga’s contract that had been extended for one year expired early this year and he opted not to renew it. Early this week, Benson Oyo-nyeko, who has been Yiga’s deputy was appointed as the director in charge of Interpol. Speaking at the handover ceremony on Friday at Interpol headquarters in Kololo, the Deputy Inspector General […]

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Ugandan doctor to head new global health centre

A Ugandan doctor has been appointed to head a new global health centre in the United States of America. Dr Deus Bazira, an expert in health systems strengthening and a public health practitioner, will not only establish but also co-direct the new Centre for Global Health Practice and Impact (CGHPI) based at the Georgetown University Medical […]

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Kampala Kingdom Mall finally opens, adds glamour to city skyline

The $320m mall, owned by the Ruparelia Group, is now open to the public although it has not been officially launched. The magnificent structure also added to the growing beauty of Kampala’s skyline. When fully lit at night, it illuminates the surrounding areas like a gigantic christmas tree. The facility has 22,000 square metres of […]

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The AU messed up on Sudan, it should sit down!

Bashir was in fact toppled by his own military after almost five months of protests triggered by a rise in food prices, but which later grew into a movement denouncing Bashir’s corrupt, brutal rule. After testing the protesters’ firm resolve, the military, which had stood by Bashir shooting and teargassing demonstrators, decided to end the […]

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PAC detains CAO for appearing drunk at hearing, account irregularities

The Public Accounts Committee(Local Governments) which is in the West Nile Region as part of their oversight role, handed over the two officers to the police for not remitting local revenue to the district accounts. Okoka was accused of lying on oath and in the process of further interrogation, the committee members suspected him of […]

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UPDF does not rule out meeting over Besigye’s “defiance” campaign

Reacting to a leaked letter that claimed that security chiefs in the country were due to meet to discuss the defiance campaign spearheaded by FDC’s Dr Kizza Besigye, Brig Richard Karemire, the UPDF spokesperson told NBS TV that such a meeting would be no different from other routine meetings they hold. Without confirming the authenticity […]

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UCC rescinds order suspending journalists after meeting with broadcasters

The National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) last week requested for a meeting between broadcasters and the regulator which was held on Tuesday. Speaking shortly after the meeting, NAB chairman, Kin Kariisa said they had agreed on a number of issues to be followed by both the media houses and UCC as investigations into the matter […]

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