Category: Politics

Politics
MPs want voter update exercise re-started

MPs want voter update exercise re-started. Lawmakers have requested that the Electoral Commission re-opens enrollment of voters so as to suit people turning 18 preceding the general political decision one year from now. The individuals discussing an announcement by the Minister of Justice and Constitutional Affairs, Hon. Ephraim Kamuntu said that the early shutting of […]

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Politics
‘No live slugs were utilized in scattering People Power swarms on Monday’ – Police

‘No live slugs were utilized in scattering People Power swarms on Monday’ – Police. Police have discredited cases of utilizing live shots while scattering hordes of People Power supporters in Gayaza, Wakiso District on Monday, January 7. Police on Monday cordoned off Our Lady of Good Counsel, Gayaza Parish pitch, Kyadondo East lawmaker and People […]

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Campus News
Kyambogo University public Lecture 2019: The road to 2021, how prepared are we?

KAMPALA – Kyambogo University Public Lecture has taken place for the very first time at the University. The lecture which was organized under the theme “The Road to 2021, How Prepared are we?” has been attended by various big horns from the Government, for example, Ofwono Opondo-the government spokesperson. In addition Justice Simon Byabakama – […]

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Politics
Buchaman’s appointment as presidential advisor of ghetto issues is absurd -Bobi Wine

Buchaman’s appointment as presidential advisor of ghetto issues is absurd -Bobi Wine. Kyadondo East Member of parliament Hon. Robert Kagulanyi welcomed President Museveni to Ghetto’s life. Bobi wine says the fact that Museveni is now visiting Ghetto slums and appointing advisers on Ghetto matters. It means that President Museveni has succumbed to their pressure considering […]

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Politics
Jinja East By Election: FDC’s Mwiru enjoys early lead

   The Opposition FDC flag bearer in the Jinja East by-election is currently leading by more than 10,000 votes to his closest rival, the ruling party candidate. Paul Mwiru is leading with 4,536 votes while Nathan Igeme Nabeta has 3,533. This is out of 33 polling stations, with 14 to go. The election has […]

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Politics
Gen Kale Kayihura hands over highly indebted police.
Breaking: Kayihura, Tumukunde Fired, Okoth Ochola appointed IGP

President Yoweri Museveni has today fired both  Inspector General of Police Gen Kale Kayihura and Lieutenant General Henry Tumukunde as the security minister. President Yoweri Museveni has appointed General Elly Tumwiine as Minister for Security and Mr. Okoth Ochola as Inspector General of Police. He has also appointed Brigadier Sabiiti Muzeei as the new  Deputy […]

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Campus News
Mak Guild Race: NRM camp gains strength as Papa Were, Kinene investigated

The National Resistance Movement – NRM camp has gained strength after they resorted to door to door strategy. Miss Prize Ahimbisibwe the NRM flag bearer in the guild race has created panic to her counterparts in the guild race. The NRM camp resorted to one on one mobilisation in Kikoni, Nakulabye,  Wandegeya and Kikumi-Kikumi Makerere […]

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Politics
Dr Kizza Besigye with his Family
Besigye urges son to return and join ‘liberation’ struggle

The former presidential candidate and  Forum for Democratic Change – FDC  president, Dr Kizza Besigye has called his son to return and join him  in the struggle for  liberating  Uganda. Besigye who was in the US called on Ampa Adam to return home for the “liberation struggle” after completing  his education from San Francisco, United States […]

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Politics
Uganda ruling party wants to extend president’s rule to 2035

Kampala – Uganda’s ruling party is pushing for a referendum that could extend the longtime president’s rule to 2035 despite the objections of opposition leaders who call it a move toward a life presidency. A national referendum to extend the president’s term from five years to seven most certainly will happen in 2018, said Rogers […]

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Politics
Police council sits to discuss the increasing insecurity

The 24th Police camp has started this morning at Kigo to discuss infightings in the force and other security issues affecting the country. The police council sits after the force has been reportedly infiltrated by criminals ‘Mafias’ and the wave of insecurity hit the country. Speaking at the police council gathering at Kigo, the Inspector […]

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