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Kaziimba Mugalu Stephen
Archbishop Stephen Samuel Kaziimba Mugalu Asks Government to Reconsider Guidelines on Congregation limit

The Church of Uganda Archbishop, The Most Rev. Dr. Stephen Samuel Kaziimba, has asked the government to offer maximum seating in places of worship basing on the worship space rather than a fixed number of people. This follows President Museveni’s reopening of places of worship on Sunday where he limited the number of the congregation […]

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Brig. Gen. Flavia Byekwaso
UPDF speaks out on Missing Ex-NUP Leader Kibalama

The Uganda People’s Defence Forces(UPDF) have finally given some details about the former National Unity Platform boss, Mr. Moses Kibalama, whose home has been heavily guarded by security personnel since he reportedly went missing on Monday. Speaking at Uganda Media Center, UPDF spokesperson, Flavia Byekwaso, told a journalist that the deployment of security agencies was […]

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Two Bodies Recovered As Floods Hit Kampala
Police Recovers 2 Bodies As Floods Hit Kampala

Police have recovered two dead bodies along Nakivubo Channel at Clock Tower near Total fuel station, after a heavy downpour (Floods) on Friday. The two victims include a 12-year-old female who has been identified as Namazzi Alyera, a resident of Nsambya Kitooro, Makindye Division, Kampala, and a male adult, who is yet to be identified. […]

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"Dr. Tanga Odoi did not cancel my victory," - Naome Kabasharira
“Dr. Tanga Odoi did not cancel my victory,” – Naome Kabasharira

Naome Kabasharira has finally opened up about her results in the recent NRM elections that were held countrywide. She has silenced rumors making rounds on different social media platforms showing that NRM electoral body boss Tanga Odoi canceled her results. Meanwhile, many candidates showed their dissatisfaction with the results announced by the NRM electoral commission. […]

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Patrick Onyango
Police arrest 2 Over Drug Trafficking

Aviation Police and sister security agencies have arrested two drug dealers, who were set to deliver narcotic drugs to Cameroon and India. The two suspects are Nannono Lydia and Okafor Osita, a Nigerian National. Its alleged that on 28/8/2020 at about 1400 hours at NAS Export bonds at Entebbe International Airport in Wakiso District, one […]

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President Museveni
Museveni Cautions NRM Politicians Against Bribery and Violence

In his latest missive, President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni, the NRM chairperson has warned NRM politicians against bribery, violence, and other election forms of electoral fraud during the party primaries. “Following the victory of the NRM in 1986, we resolved to end any interference with the right of the People to choose the Party of their […]

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UPDF army with President Museveni
Leave UPDF Out of the Circus of Sectarianism, says Museveni

In his latest missive on the issue of tribalism, President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni has advised the public to leave the UPDF army out of sectarianism which he described as nonsense. “The NRA, the UPDF are Armies of sacrifice, all the time for no pay or low pay. They (we) put their lives on the line,” […]

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IGP Ochola
Full List: IGP Ochola Resufflules Over 70 Senior Police Officers

The Inspector-General of Police, Martin Okoth Ochola has made fresh deployments, appointments, and transfers in the Uganda Police Force. “The Inspector-General of Police has made fresh deployments, transfers, and appointments of gazetted officers from the rank of ACP to ASP,” ACP Polly Namaye, the deputy police spokesperson said. “The decision impacts on various offices including […]

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Omugurusi Festo Karwemera
President Museveni mourns Omugurusi Festo Karwemera

His Excellency the President of the Republic of Uganda has paid tribute to the late Omugurusi Festo Karwemera. The late was well known for promoting the language and culture of the Bakiga through writing various books. President Museveni poured out his praise for Omugurusi Festo Karwemera for promoting the African culture to the rest of […]

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bobi wine leader of People Power Movement
Bobi Wine speaks out on his Age and Education ” Witch Hunt”

Presidential hopeful Bobi Wine aka Robert Kyagulanyi has finally come out to clear the allegations regarding his age and academic papers which he has termed as a Witch Hunt. While addressing media at the NUP headquarters on Monday, Bobi Wine said; To be clear, in a functioning democracy, leaders should be put on the spot […]

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