Category: Politics

Politics
Zuma bows to pressure from ANC, resigns

South Africa’s embattled President Jacob Zuma has resigned after intense pressure from his own party. In a televised statement he said he was quitting with immediate effect but said he disagreed with his ANC party’s decision. The ANC had told him to step down or face a vote of no confidence in parliament. The 75-year-old […]

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EPC halts discriminatory recruitment by Serena suites, Hotel

Following a job advert in the New Vision newspaper yesterday (Monday), where Serena suites and hotel in Mutundwe is seeking to recruit a hotel and restaurant managers who should be a “White” and an “Indian” respectively The advertised job opportunities not created furious online discussions among Ugandans but corridor talks as well. Equal Opportunities Commission […]

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Campus News
FDC “Torn” Ahead of Universities Guild Elections

After a bitter campaign and closely fought presidential election last November between Gen Mugisha Muntu and Patrick Amuriat, FDC finds itself locked in other bitter battles with in their universities party chapters. The ideological catastrophe mars Uganda’s largest opposition party and splint universities’ party chapter camps. The infightings continue to rock the party ahead of […]

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Politics
Fearless Bishop tells Museveni to retire, for his Good, Country

The Rwenzori Diocese Bishop Reuben Kisembo has asked President Yoweri Museveni to forget the amendment of the Constitution and retire in 2021. While speaking at the commissioning of a Multi-million dollar Project Buhinga stadium in Kabarole district yesterday (Saturday),  Bishop Kisembo bluntly asked Museveni to retire when his current term of office expires in 2021.   […]

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Politics
Museveni Commissions 11bn Buhinga Stadium Project Finally

President Yoweri Museveni has to today (Saturday) commissioned the construction of a Multi-Million dollar Buhinga stadium Project in Kabarole district, Fort Portal sub region. He has laid the foundation stone for the sports facility which is estimated to cost Sh 11 Billion. According to the Plan, a perimeter wall will be constructed; the stadium will […]

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Politics
Abiriga Honors Bobi Wine after Harvard Course

The Kyadondo East Member of Parliament, Hon Robert Kyangulanyi Ssentamu alias Bobi Wine has today (Friday) graduated from Harvard University with a course of Leadership in 21st Century.  “Leadership in the 21st century” steered at sharpening future political leaders.   He has received various congratulatory messages from friends on social media including the legislator who […]

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Politics
Another NGO Offices Invaded, Security Guards Badly Beaten

Unidentified people raided the offices of Human Rights Awareness and Promotion Forum (HRAPF) at Prof Apollo Road in Namirembe today morning at 3:00 am. According to HRAPF Ag Deputy Executive Director, Ms Joaninne Nanyenge, these people jumped the fence to their offices and beat up the guards so badly. However, they are yet to confirm […]

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Politics
Kawempe ”Republic” Top Officials Behind Bars on ”Foreign Land”

Republic of Uganda’s LDC court has to today remanded Kawempe “Republic President “Its Inspector General of Police” and “Chief of Intelligence” to foreign Luzira prison. His Excellency the President of the “Republic” of Kawempe Mr Hamidu Luutu Walakira and top officials of his government have been arrested by ”their” ”neighboring country Uganda.” According to the […]

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Politics
AU Declares 2018 An Anti-Corruption Year

African Union Convention on Preventing and Combating Corruption, during the 30th African union summit held in Ethiopia’s capital Addis Ababa. African leaders have vowed to massively fight corruption on the African continent during the 30th African union summit held in Ethiopia’s capital Addis Ababa. The summit which was held under the theme “winning the fight […]

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BREAKING: Government Switches Off Citizen TV, Interfere With NTV Signals Over Raila Swearing In

Communication Authority of Kenya disconnect Citizen and Inooro TV transmissions to blackout the Raila Swearing In on orders of Statehouse. Citizen TV of Royal Media Services has been shut down on all free to air services  for airing live National Super Alliance (NASA) Coalition leader Raila Odinga’s swearing-in. This comes just a day after it […]

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