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Only Ugandans Have Final Say On Who Leads Them – Museveni

President Yoweri Museveni has that the presence of age limits for any elective office goes against Article 1 of the 1995 Constitution, the bedrock of that supreme law, which says “Power belongs to the people.” Since Ugandans are the custodians of the Constitution and their country, the President said, they should

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Ending S. Sudan War: Rebecca Garang Rushes to U.S

Rebecca Nyandeng de Mabior, the widow of former South Sudanese leader John Garang de Mabior, is in the United States, leading a delegation of the SPLM Former Detainees group. Rebecca leads a delegation comprising former finance minister, Kosti Manibe, former deputy foreign affairs minister Cirino Iteng and former internal affairs minister

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Dr. Moriku Joyce Kaducu

Health Minister Kaducu in Critical Condition After Alleged Food Poisoning

State Minister for Primary Health Care Hon. Dr. Moriku Joyce Kaducu is admitted at International Hospital Kampala (IHK) after alleged food poisoning, The Tower Post has learnt. According to Director General Health Services Dr. Henry Mwebesa, Kaducu was about a month ago, admitted at Mulago hospital with stomach complications and later

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Mugisha Muntu Speaks Out on Next Step After Losing FDC Presidential Election

Gen. Mugisha Muntu has revealed his next step after losing Friday’s Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) Party Presidential elections. Mr. Muntu lost to former Member of Parliament Patrick Amuriat Oboi, who was declared winner of the FDC Party Presidential Election. In his concession speech, Gen said he was disappointed that FDC members

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Andrew Mwenda: Muntu’s Defeat Marks End of Decent Politics in FDC

Opinion: Andrew Mwenda “Follow an idea from its birth to its triumph,” Bertrand de Jouvenel observed in his 1948 volume, On Power, “and it becomes clear that it came to power at the price of an astounding degradation of itself. The result is not reason which has found a guide but

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FULL LIST: Museveni Promotes Over 300 Army Officers

President Yoweri Museveni, also Commander in Chief of the armed forces has promoted 334 army officers. Col Don Nabaasa, commander of the elite Special Forces Command (SFC) and Col Abel Kandiho, the Chief of Military Intelligence (CMI) are some of the senior army officers promoted. Col Nabaasa and Col Kandiho have been promoted

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Court Orders Govt to Produce Rearrested Kaweesi Murder Suspects

Government has been directed to produce four suspects that were rearrested after court had granted them bail. The suspects in the murder in March of ex-Uganda Police publicist Andrew Felix Kaweesi were rearrested after being granted bail by Nakawa magistrate’s Court. The four - Ahmed Ssenfuka, Ibrahim Kisa, Abdul Majid Ojegere and

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Medics, Govt Seal Deal to End Strike

Uganda’s health workers are set to end their strike after they inched closer to an agreement on Monday. The medics have stayed away from their duty stations for just over a week today. Their strike started on November 06. A series of meetings between government and Uganda Medical Association (UMA) have previously ended fruitless. President

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