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Museveni: Politicians Must Wake Up & Make Agriculture Work for Masses

This afternoon [Tuesday], I officially opened the 25th Annual Agriculture and Trade Show in Jinja. Statistics show that 69% of our farmers are in subsistence economy. They're not making money. Leaders at local levels must wake up these people. It's political suicide to maintain them in that state. And when they move

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Anite: Ingrid Turinawe Wants to Kill Me Over Museveni Age Limit

Opposition Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) party strong woman Ingrid Turinawe is being accused of threatening junior Investment and Privatization Eveyln Anite over the controversial presidential age limit amendment. The rumoured amendment proposal seeks to remove article 102b of Uganda’s constitution to allow Uganda’s three-decade ruler Yoweri Museveni to contest for

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Activist Remanded Over Attempted Murder of New Vision Journalist

The West Ankole Civil Society Forum Executive officer and popular Bushenyi activist Apollo Lee Kakonge has been remanded to Nyamushekyera Government Prison for reportedly attempting to murder a journalist. According to prosecution, Kakonge, on July 10, 2017 while in Bushenyi district attempted to kill Abraham Muganzi, a New Vision journalist based

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Col Fred Mwesigye on Why He Supports Museveni Age Limit Removal

More MPs are coming up to express support for the lifting of the presidential age limit to allow Uganda’s three-decade ruler Yoweri Museveni seek reelection in 2021 when the east African nation next goes to the polls. Born in 1944, Museveni will not be eligible for reelection unless article 102b of

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Museveni Speaks Out on Age Limit Removal: Don’t Waste Your Time

President Yoweri Museveni has spoken out on the controversial age limit amendment debate, calling it wastage of time. 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 stand for president. By 2021,

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The Three Categories of Ugandans Supporting Age Limit Removal, Museveni Life Presidency

Looking at the ongoing informal debate about the famous article 102(b). We have three categories of people supporting removal of age limit; CATEGORY 1: Comprises the First family, Ministers, MPs, Top government employees, Top businessmen and women, Top comfortable army and police officers among others. CATEGORY 2: Comprises friends, relatives, beneficiaries, children

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Kabarole: Four Arrested With Ivory Worth Shs 23m

Police in Fort Portal (Kabarole District) with help from Natural Resource Conservation Network (NRCN) has arrested 4 people while in possession of 58kgs of Elephant tusks worth 23.2 million shillings containing a bullet projectile. Kibonge Robert, 31, a peasant farmer, Twesigye Alex, 42, Katwire Robert, 42, and Turyamureeba Rodson, 40, all

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Subsistence Farming Stifling National Realisation of Agricultural Potential – Museveni

President Yoweri Museveni has singled out continued subsistence agriculture by the majority of the Ugandan population as a major factor that has made it difficult for the country to reap enough from its cherished agricultural potential. The President was opening the 25th Annual Source of the Nile National Agricultural Show in

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VIDEO: Museveni Bringing Son Muhoozi Kainerugaba to Succeed Him, Claims Kasirye Gwanga

Outspoken veteran army officer Brig Kasirye Gwanga has said Uganda’s three-decade president Yoweri Museveni is planning to hand over power to his son, Muhoozi Kainerugaba. Gwanga told Buganda Kingdom’s BBS TV that Museveni would bring his son to succeed him. https://www.facebook.com/bbstvUG/videos/1541222829271375/ “He [Museveni] will bring his son to succeed him. Do you expect

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