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Micheal Mawanda Beats NRM’s Andrew Martial in Igara East By-Election

Independent Candidate Michael Mawanda Maranga has been declared winner of Thursday’s Igara East Constituency by-election. Mawanda was declared winner by Bushenyi District Returning Officer Mbabazi Godfrey at a few minutes to midnight. With 16,209 votes, Mawanda beat National Resistance Movement (NRM) party candidate Andrew Martial, who got 12,991 votes. Other candidates, Katana K

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Otafiire: Go to the Bush if You Want but We Shall Remove Age Limit

Uganda’s Justice and Constitutional Affairs Maj Gen Kahinda Otafiire has reiterated the ruling National Resistance Movement (NRM) party – and government’s commitment – to amend the country’s constitution to allow three-decade president rule for life. Last week, in a caucus of his ruling National Resistance Movement (NRM) MPs backed a bill

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Igara East MP Kicked Out of Parliament

The constitutional Court has Tuesday annulled the election of Andrew Martial as the Member of parliament for Igara East. The decision by judges Egoda Ntende, Richard Buteera and new deputy chief justice Owiny Odolo followed a petition by the former constituency’s legislator, Micheal Mawanda who challenged the 2016 election results. Mawanda argued

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