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INTERVIEW: Meet Phiona Mirembe, the Lawyer Who Wants to Run For President

With less than two and a half years to the 2021 Presidential Elections, one woman has revealed her intention to stand for the country’s top most office. Phiona Mirembe, a Kampala-based lawyer, has decided to challenge President Museveni in the upcoming General Election. Mirembe’s decision, which she announced via her Facebook page

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Museveni Bans Sports Betting, Gambling in Uganda

President Yoweri Museveni has banned Sports Betting and gambling in Uganda, State Minister for Finance David Bahati revealed on Sunday. According to Bahati, the President directed government not to issue licenses to new sports betting companies in Uganda and that licenses of existing companies should not be renewed. Minister Bahati was speaking at

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Uganda’s Dennis Onyango Named 2018 Best Goalkeeper in Africa

Uganda Cranes and Mamelodi Sundowns goalkeeper Dennis Onyango has been named the best goalkeeper in Africa for the year 2018. This was after Onyango was named on the 2018 CAF best XI team of the year during the 2018 CAF Awards held in Dakar, Senegal on Tuesday evening. Serge Aurier (Tottenham/Ivory Coast), Medhi

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VIDEO: Bobi Wine, Bebe Cool Hug, Share Same Table at Eddy Kenzo Concert

Ugandan superstar Eddy Kenzo made history when he got rival musicians Bobi Wine and Bebe Cool to hug and share a table at his ’10 Years of Eddy Kenzo’ concert that took place on Friday night (4th January 2019) at the Kampala Serena Hotel. Eddy Kenzo in the middle of his

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Michael Ross Speaks Out on Stage Incident at Ginuwine Concert

Veteran Ugandan RnB singer and dancer Michael Ross has spoken out on the incident where he was thrown off stage during American soul singer Ginuwine's performance at the Soul & RnB Safari concert held at Speke Resort Munyonyo on Saturday. The "Yooyo" hit maker stepped on stage uninvited and started break-dancing before angry

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Cameroon Stripped of Hosting 2019 AFCON

Cameroon have been stripped of hosting next year's Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON), says the Confederation of African Football. African football's governing body (Caf) says it is because of delays in the progress of Cameroon's preparation for the tournament, due to start in June. Officials made the decision at a meeting on

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Museveni Meets Uganda Cranes, Congratulates Team Upon Qualifying for AFCON 2019

President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni on Monday evening met the Uganda Cranes team and officials from the Federation of Uganda Football Associations (FUFA) at State House, Entebbe. The Uganda Cranes teams were led by skipper Dennis Onyango, while the officials from FUFA were led by FUFA  President Moses Magogo. President Museveni congratulated the

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Uganda Beats Cape Verde to Qualify for AFCON 2019

Uganda Cranes will be playing in the Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) 2019 tournament following a 1-0 home victory over Cape Verdein the 2019 AFCON Qualifiers game which was played at Mandela National Stadium, Namboole in Kampala on Saturday (17th November, 2018). Cranes striker Patrick Kaddu put Uganda at the lead in the

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Former Prime Minister Robin Apolo Nsibambi. Courtesy Photo

Nsibambi: Museveni Must Name Successor; Besigye So Arrogant; Bobi Wine Using Wrong Method

Former Prime Minister Prof Robin Apolo Nsibambi has wants President Yoweri Museveni to ‘anoint’ a successor and play an advisory role for the next government. Museveni has been Uganda’s president since 1986 when he took power after a five-year bush war. On ascent to power, Museveni said the problem of Africa was

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