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Besigye: Cancel My Bail and Take me to Luzira but I won’t Return to Court

Four-time presidential candidate Dr Kizza Besigye has told reporters in Kampala that he would not return to court as hearing of his treason case drags on. Besigye on Friday appeared at Nakawa Chief Magistrate's Court for mention of his treason case. The opposition kingpin is accused of swearing himself in as the

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Besigye: Dragging Byanyima’s name In Kanyamunyu case was Painful

Opposition kingpin Dr Kizza Besigye at the burial in Ruti, Mbarara of former Democratic Party (DP) chairman Boniface Byanyima that the dragging of Byanyima’s name in the murder case of social worker Kenneth Akena was painful. Matthew Kanyamunyu, his brother and girlfriend Cythia Munangwari are accused of killing Akena in Kampala

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PHOTO: Police Officer salutes Besigye

While police officers are known to act callously on beholding Dr Kizza Besigye, Uganda's opposition kingpin and a four-time challenger to Uganda's three-decade president Yoweri Museveni, one police officer has been pictured doing something, well, unusual in Uganda Police circles. The Police officer stopped and saluted Besigye who waved back. The photo

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Police Tells Public to Shun Besigye Land Campaign, FDC Fires Back

Uganda Police has issued a warning against meetings held by former presidential candidate Dr Kizza Besigye and the opposition Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) party officials in a land campaign across the country. A May 5 warning letter issued by Police spokesperson Asan Kasingye reads: “The Uganda Police would like to

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Besigye: My Mission is Not to be President

Four-time Ugandan presidential candidate Dr Kizza Besigye has said it is not his mission to hold the country’s top office but rather to fight for justice. Besigye, formerly President Yoweri Museveni’s personal doctor, has challenged Uganda’s three-decade leader Museveni at the ballot, unsuccessfully, at least according to official results from the

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FULL STATEMENT: Gov’t Dismisses Museveni-Besigye Dialogue Reports

Government spokesperson Ofwono Opondo has said termed claims that president Yoweri Museveni had okayed dialogue and the audit of last year’s presidential poll results as “false... drama and comedy”. Dr Besigye has been quoted by sections of the media as confirming that there were plans for him and Museveni to have

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Bobi Wine Recording Song With Besigye?

Popular singer, Robert Kyagulanyi Sentamu aka Bobi Wine could be recording a song with former FDC Presidential candidate Dr. Kizza Besigye if Facebook posts are anything to go by. The Fire Base Entertainment singer shared a photo on Facebook of himself with Besigye in Studio, creating speculations among fans. “When the Ghetto

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FDC Leaders Move to Impeach Party President Muntu

Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) leaders from West Budama North Constituency of Eastern Uganda have started a scheme to oust party president Gen Mugisha Muntu as the country’s largest opposition group continues to crack days after chaotic East Africa Legislative Assembly (Eala) polls. The aggrieved West Budama leaders, who are headed

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DEFIANCE? Besigye, Lukwago Skip Court Trial

Six opposition figures on Monday made no show at the Kabale Chief Magistrate's Court for the hearing of a case in which they charged with inciting violence, injuring police officers and malicious damage of property. The accused persons are: former Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) presidential candidate Dr Kizza Besigye; Kampala

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