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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: What Recent Museveni Media Interviews Say about His Life Presidency Plot

Dear Ugandans and Members of Parliament, With distress and feeling grossly disappointed, I have been attentively listening to President Yoweri Museveni's recent interviews especially those hinged on his over stay in power. I especially got interested in his most recent interview with Aljazeera. There are two responses by His Excellency in

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Age Limit: MP Magyezi Dismisses Reports of Attack on His Country Home, Plantation

Igara West MP Rapahael Magyezi has spoken out on reports that his upcountry estate was attacked by locals over the controversial age liit bill. Social media reports had earlier indicated that locals have descended on Magyezi's banana plantation and destroyed it. The locals have also beaten up and killed livestock and threatened 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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Sejusa Warns Museveni on Age Limit, Life Presidency

Opinion: David Sejusa The country is witnessing a lot of violence, disruption of social life and general apprehension of the people of Uganda. The population is beginning to feel unsure about the future and generally insecure. This is a complete reversal of the feeling and belief, which our people had when they

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Andrew Benon Kibuuka Warns Bobi Wine on Age Limit Chaos

Artists’ umbrella body the Federation of Performing Artistes of Uganda (FPAU) has issued a statement on the rising political temperature in Uganda as the controversial age limit amendment bill continues to polarize politicians and citizens across the political divide. In a statement issued Wednesday by FPAU President Andrew Benon Kibuuka, artists

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Bobi Wine Arrested for ‘Jumping’ Bond Conditions

Kyadondo East Member of Parliament and singer Robert Kyagulanyi aka Bobi Wine has been arrested this afternoon after grenades were thrown at his residence on Tuesday morning, destroying property. Bobi Wine was in the company of fellow suspended opposition MPs Moses Kasibante and Ssemujju Nganda when they were blocked by police as they

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Ofwono Opondo: MPs Could Be Using Grenades as Own Tactics to Frame Govt

Government spokesperson Ofwono Opondo has spoken out on the grenades that have allegedly been detonated at Opposition MPs homes in the recent days. MPs Robert Kyagulanyi (Kyadondo East) and Allan Sssewanyana (Makindye East) on Tuesday morning revealed via Social Media that grenades had been thrown at their homes, destroying property. A similar

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Gen Katumba Wamala Visits MP Zaake in Hospital

Former commander of Defence Forces (CDF) Gen Katumba Wamala has today visited Mityana Municipality MP Francis Zaake at Rubaga Hospital in Kampala, where he was admitted following last week’s age limit motion scuffle at Parliament. MP Zaake was allegedly punched by Gen Wamala, also junior Works and Transport Minister. Gen Katumba Wamala

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MP Zaake: How Katumba Wamala, Police Tried to Kill Me

Butebi village in Mityana district is where my story begins. Looking at me, nobody could ever guess that I would be a leader in the near future, actually not even myself had an idea of what I would become until I got a role model whose inspiration awakened the leader

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