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Be Patient With Me, President Museveni Tells Sheema Residents

President Yoweri Museveni on Wednesday joined the residents of Sheema district in Ankole sub region to the celebrate the victory registered in the recently concluded by elections in Sheema north and contituency. While addressing the residents of Sheema North, Museveni he thanked people of Sheema and Uganda at Large for consistently

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Museveni Honoured for His Efforts Against Corruption

President Yoweri Museveni has assured Ugandans that the problem of corruption is still defeat-able and that the country now has the manpower to handle the issue more firmly. The President was  speaking during the celebrations to mark the 25th anniversary of Transparency International Uganda (TIU) at Imperial Royale Hotel where a

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MPs Want Two Deputy Speakers for Kadaga

Parliament's appointments committee has recommended that Speaker Rebecca Kadaga be assisted by two deputies instead of one.  Currently, Kadaga, speaker of parliament since 2011, is deputized by Jacob Oulanyah. But in their report following a bench marking trip to Ghana in West Africa. "Parliament should amend the Rule of Procedures to provide for

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Karooro Okurut. Courtesy Photo

Minister Karooro Okurut Appointed SDGs Coordinator

Uganda's government has appointed minister Mary Busingye Karooro Okurut as the coordinator (focal person) for Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Karooro is the minister for general duties in the office of the prime minister and also Bushenyi District Woman MP. On Thursday, speaker of parliament Rebecca Kadaga told plenary she was pleased

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Ssemujju Nganda's home surrounded.

Military, Police Deployed at MP Ssemujju Nganda’s Home Ahead of Bobi Wine Visit

Officers from the Uganda Police Force and the UPDF Friday morning surrounded the home of Kira Municipality MP Ibrahim Ssemujju Nganda hours before the visit of singer and MP Bobi Wine. Bobi Wine is the Kyadondo East MP. Ssemujju Nganda is Bobi Wine's predecessor in Kyadondo East. A rising political figure, Bobi

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Date Set for Age Limit Appeal Hearing: Here are the Issues to be Determined

The hearing of the age limit appeal will happen in 2019, the Supreme Court announced on Wednesday, five months after the Constitutional Court upheld age limit removal. The appeal is challenging a July 2018 Constitutional Court ruling that declared age limit removal constructional. The attorney general, and appellants, including the Uganda Law

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Former Museveni Minister Nsaba Butoro, MPs Tell Kadaga to Run for President in 2021

Former ethics and integrity minister James Nsaba Buturo and scores of MPs have asked Speaker Rebecca Kadaga to stand for president. On Wednesday, the MPs praised Kadaga for “defeating LGBT agenda at a recent ‘Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) meeting. Kadaga led a delegation of MPs at an IPU assembly in Geneva from 14

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It’s God Who Has Kept Museveni in Power – Pastor Serwadda

Pastor Joseph Serwadda, the head of one of the bodies bringing together born again Christians in Uganda has said it is God who has kept President Yoweri Museveni in power. Serwadda is the presiding Apostle of the Born-again Faith Federation. He also pastors Victory Christian Centre in Ndeeba in Kampala, a church

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LoP Betty Aol Wants First Lady Janet Museveni to Resign as Education Minister Over Rakai School Fire

Betty Aol Ocan, the Leader of Opposition in Uganda’s Parliament (LoP), has told first lady and education minister Janet Kataaha Museveni to resign over Rakai school fire. A fire at St Bernard's Secondary School, Mannya in Rakai District, on Sunday claimed 11 lives and left at least 37 injured and hospitalized. Speaking

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