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Age Limit: Besigye Arrested in Kabale

Opposition kingpin Dr Kizza Besigye has been arrested on his way to the south western town of Kabale. Police say Besigye, a four-time challenger to three-decade president Yoweri Museveni, will be charged in Rukungiri where one person was killed Wednesday as police fired live bullets to disperse hundreds at an age

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FULL PETITION: Nandala Mafabi Petitions World Bank, IMF Over Age Limit, Wants Museveni Isolated

Opposition Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) secretary general Nathan Nandala Mafabi has petitioned the World Bank and IMF over a plot by Uganda’s three-decade president Yoweri Museveni to cause amendment of the country’s constitution to rule the east African impoverished nation for life.   Last week, Museveni admitted he was behind a

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Museveni to Meet Kaweesi Ex-Girlfriend as SFC Feud with Police, ISO Deepens

Seven Months since ex-Uganda Police spokesperson Andrew Felix Kaweesi was assassinated outside his residence in Kampala’s suburb of Kulambiro, the probe into the murder has taken new twists. The person at the centre of the new twist is Kaweesi’s ex-lover Christine Mbabazi Muhoza. Mbabazi’s has been under the protection of ISO since

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VIDEO: Bishop Dan Zoreka: Age Limit Removal is A Bad Thing Marketed by a Few Politicians

Just two days after Uganda’s three-decade president Yoweri Museveni gave a nod a bill by members of his ruling National Resistance Movement (NRM) party to remove the constitutional age limit of 75 to allow him rule for life, another cleric has castigated Museveni and his acolytes for supporting an evil

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PHOTOS: Kayihura Endorses Age Limit Removal, Museveni Life Presidency

The head of Uganda's Police, Gen Kale Kayihura, has handed a spear, shield and framed photo of the ruling National Resistance Movement (NRM) party logo, in what has been interpreted as an endorsement of another term in office for the country's three-decade president Yoweri Museveni. Museveni was chief guest at Kayihura's

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Age Limit Consultative Meetings: Inside Plan to Push Through Controversial Bill

Uganda’s ruling National Resistance Movement (NRM) party has drawn a plan for the consultation process for the controversial Age Limit Amendment Bill 2017. Sponsored by Igara West MP Rapahel Magyezi, the bill seeks to, among other issues, delete article 102b of the constitution that bars anyone over the age of 75

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Museveni: I am Behind Age Limit Removal, It’s My Thing

Uganda's three-decade president Yoweri Museveni has reportedly admitted he is behind a plot to delete article 102b of the Constitution to be able to run for president beyond 75 years. According to Andrew Mwenda, a journalist known for handling Museveni's key PR assignments, Museveni reportedly told a meeting of his ruling

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How Plascon Global Brand Will Benefit Ugandan Customers

Customers are set to immensely benefit from Kansai Plascon Africa Limited’s takeover of Sadolin, thanks to the global reach and appeal commanded by Japan-based Kansai Paint Company. In August, Plascon took over all the production sites, quality standards, materials and staff of Sadolin. The quality has not been compromised in the takeover. Only

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Museveni: I Will Talk About Age Limit at the Right Time

Uganda’s three-decade president Yoweri Museveni has once again spoken about the controversial age limit debate, for which he is the main subject. Born in 1944, Museveni will not be eligible for reelection unless article 102b of Uganda’s constitution is removed. The article bars anyone below age 35 and over 75 to

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Judiciary Dragged into Museveni-Kadaga Age Limit Romance

The age limit controversy has left the two arms of Uganda’s government locked together in a handshake that is going beyond the elbow. With Speaker Rebecca Kadaga reportedly meeting State House “officials” before she suspended 24 MPs opposed to the lifting of the age limit, and “allowing” Special Forces Command

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