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Uhuru Kenyatta: Raila Odinga was Responsible for 2007-08 Post-Election Violence

Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta has claimed that opposition kingpin Raila Odinga was responsible for the 2007-08 post-election violence that claimed 1,133 lives and displaced over 650,000. Kenyatta who is seeking re-election is currently on his tour of the Gusii region, one of those affected by the violence. The president, son to the

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OPINION: Why Ugandans Are Not Borrowing As Much and What This Means For Economy

The Bank of Uganda has steadily lowered its policy rate (Central Bank Rate (CBR)) from 17 percent in February 2016 to 11.5 percent February, 2017. This expansionary monetary policy stance is largely aimed boosting economic growth in view of declining inflationary expectations. As a result of lowering of the CBR,

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Police Blocks Besigye from Attending Kaweesi Mass

Former Forum for Democratic Change candidate Dr Kizza has been blocked from attending a  requiem mass for slain Uganda Police spokesperson Andrew Felix Kaweesi at Rubaga Cathedral in Kampala. Dr Besigye was travelling in his personal car with Kawempe South MP Mubarak Munyagwa. The duo was intercepted by police on Rubaga

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Kayihura to Send Convicted DPC Mwesigye for Further Training

Just a week after he was convicted of assaulting TV reporter Andrew Lwanga, former Old Kampala Divisional Police Commander Joram Mwesigye could return to the Police Force that suspended him two years ago. Buganda Road Grade One magistrate Gladys Kamasanyu last week convicted assaulting Lwanga, a reporter for the defunct WBS

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Besigye Pays Tribute to Kaweesi; Says Ugandans Should be Afraid

Opposition kingpin Dr Kizza Besigye has eulogised AIGP Andrew Felix Kaweesi, hitherto serving as the spokesperson of Uganda Police, gunned down outside his home in Kulambiro, Nakawa in Kampala Friday morning. Also Read: BREAKING: Police Spokesperson Andrew Felix Kaweesi Shot Dead Kaweesi, was shot dead alongside his driver Godfrey Wambewo and body guard

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First Son Muhoozi, PM Rugunda Eulogise Kaweesi

Condolence messages continue to trickle in to the family of the late Andrew Felix Kaweesi, the spokesperson of the Uganda Police, gunned down Friday morning about 100 metres outside his home in Kulambiro, Nakawa in Kampala. Related: ANDREW KAWEESI SHOOTING: Police Chief Kayihura Rushes to Scene of Crime Kaweesi, his driver Godfrey Wambewo

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OPINION: HRW Report on Kasese Clashes Lacks Depth

Government has received a report of Human Rights Watch on the November 2016 Kasese incidences, titled “Uganda: Ensure Independent Investigation into Kasese killings”. Our examination of the report however reveals several inconsistencies and flaws that do not represent the true facts of the subject matter. The report lacks depth, especially on

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