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Mafia Groups Want Kasirye Gwanga Humiliated, I know Them – Mirundi

For over a week now, veteran soldier Brig Kasirye Gwanga has been in the news for setting a tractor ablaze. The tractor, Gwanga claimed, had been brought to clear his daughter’s land in Lubowa, Wakiso district. The maverick soldier had sworn not to appear before Police for investigations. But the soldier reportedly recorded

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Why Museveni Wants URA, Other Agencies & Authorities Scrapped by December 2017

Uganda’s three-decade president Yoweri Museveni has directed three ministers to review the work of agencies and authorities with the view of weeding out those that are duplicated. In a July 17 letter titled ‘Mushrooming Agencies/Authorities’, Museveni orders Ministers Matia Kasaija (Finance), Muruli Mukasa (Public Service), Esther Mbayo (Presidency), head of public

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VIDEO: Bobi Wine Speaks Out on Standing for President in 2021

Kyadondo East Member of Parliament and singer Hon. Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu aka Bobi Wine has spoken out in standing for president in 2017. Bobi Wine’s overwhelmingly growing popularity all over the country lately has created speculation that the singer could be eying the top most sit in the country. When asked by

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Museveni Date of Baptism: Yellow Pigs with Bishop Mwesigwa Tags Dropped at Namirembe Cathedral

Uganda’s three-decade president Yoweri Museveni recently celebrated 70 years since he was baptised. The celebration was held at St Luke Church of Uganda, Kinoni Archdeaconry in Rwampara, Mbarara District. Museveni’s year of baptism was 1947 according to the church records. The ‘discoery’ of the president’s baptism date was interpreted by some

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Muntu: I am as Defiant as Besigye, Stop Personalising Defiance

Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) party presidential candidate Gen Mugisha Muntu today tried to convince party members that he has planned and participated in defiance campaigns. Muntu has been seen as the opposite of the ‘militaristic’ Dr Kizza Besigye, the former FDC president and four-time challenger to three-decade president Yoweri Museveni. But

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Mr President, Hand Over Power While I am Still Alive – Mushega tells Museveni

Veteran politician Nuwe Amanya Mushega has reminded his former bush war comrade and Uganda’s three-decade president Yoweri Museveni that he should retire and pave way for a new leader. Museveni was attending the wedding reception of the children of two of his former allies who have turned into his critics: Maj

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Museveni Asks Kazoora, Mushega to Return to NRM

President Yoweri Museveni has encouraged his former bush war comrades in the opposition to return to the ruling National Resistance Movement (NRM) party fold. Uganda’s three-decade president was at the weekend attending the wedding reception of the children of two of his former allies who have turned into his critics: Maj

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Museveni Mourns Brig. Kyabihende, Pledges to Support Children

President Yoweri Museveni has paid tribute to fallen NRA/UPDF veteran army officer Brig. Geoffrey Kyabihende ‘Taban’, who succumbed to Cancer on Monday morning at Nakasero Hospital. The president joined mourners at a vigil held at the Late Kyabihende’s home in Bunga, Kampala on Wednesday evening, where he appreciated the deceased’s contribution

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Why the Makers of Uganda’s Constitution Included a Presidential Age Limit

There has been debate about the age limit provided for in article 102b of Uganda’s constitution, with focus being on whether to remove or maintain the limit. The age limit clause bars everyone below the age of 35 and all those over age 75 from standing for president. The debate on age

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