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Museveni meets Archbishops Lwanga and Odama at State House Entebbe. Courtesy Photo

Museveni, Archbishop Lwanga, Odama Hold Talks at State House

Archbishop Cyprian Kizito Lwanga of Kampala Archdiocese and Archbishop John Baptist Odama of Gulu Archdiocese have visited President Museveni at State House. According to presidential press secretary Linda Nabusayi, Museveni “held talks” with his guests. “Museveni has met and held talks with Archbishop Cyprian Kizito Lwanga of Kampala Archdiocese and Archbishop John

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Former Prime Minister Robin Apolo Nsibambi. Courtesy Photo

Nsibambi: Museveni Must Name Successor; Besigye So Arrogant; Bobi Wine Using Wrong Method

Former Prime Minister Prof Robin Apolo Nsibambi has wants President Yoweri Museveni to ‘anoint’ a successor and play an advisory role for the next government. Museveni has been Uganda’s president since 1986 when he took power after a five-year bush war. On ascent to power, Museveni said the problem of Africa was

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Bobi Wine and Museveni

Museveni Speaks on Reports of Giving Kampala Youths Money to Shun Bobi Wine

President Yoweri Museveni has cleared the air on reports that he is giving youths in opposition strongholds money to make them reject politicians such as Dr Kizza Besigye and Bobi Wine.  In recent months, Museveni has extended financial help to youth groups in Rukungiri, Kampala and Wakiso districts. Rukungiri is home to

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Ofwono Opondo: Museveni May Force Jennifer Musisi to Keep KCCA Job

Government spokesman Ofwono Opondo has said President Yoweri Museveni may force Jennifer Musisi Ssemakula to stay as KCCA executive director. Musisi handed in her resignation letter on Monday ahead of her office handover in mid-December. She cited political differences, seven years since she took up the job.   Ofwono Opondo on Jennifer Musisi Resignation   Citing

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Museveni visits Kayihura Crime Preventers' secretariat

Museveni Meets ‘Kayihura Crime Preventers’ at Night

President Yoweri Museveni Thursday night visited former police chief Gen Kale Kayihura’s crime preventers’ secretariat at Naguru in Kampala. According to a short statement by the National Crime Preventers' Forum (NCPF), Museveni used the visit to “congratulate coordinators who had just completed a one month leadership course at Kyankwanzi and encouraged

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Museveni, Crime Preventers Meeting Today

Uganda's president Yoweri Museveni is set to meet over 2,000 crime preventers at Lugogo Arena in Kampala. The crime preventers are expected to discuss their fate after Museveni sacked police chief Gen Kale Kayihura. Recently, Museveni met crime preventers' leader Blaise Kamugisha at his Rwakitura country home. There had fears the crime preventers

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Museveni: Pope Francis’ Prayers Healed My Fractured Arm

Uganda’s three-decade president Yoweri Museveni has claimed Pope Francis prayed for his fractured arm and it healed. Museveni gave his testimony on Sunday during an event held at Namugongo Catholic Shrine to celebrate 50 years of Kampala Archdiocese. Kampala Archdiocese was established in 1966. Three cardinals: Emmanuel Nsubuga, Emmanuel Wamala and Cyprian Kizito

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Museveni Summons NRM CEC as Some Members Openly Oppose Age Limit Removal Plot

Uganda’s three-decade president Yoweri Kaguta Museveni has called a meeting of his ruling National Resistance Movement (NRM) Central Executive Committee (CEC) to discuss the controversial age limit removal plot. Recently, Museveni told a caucus of NRM MPs that he fully backed the age limit amendment bill that seeks, among other things,

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Tamale Mirundi: Museveni is Like the Pope, We Can’t Send Him Home

President Yoweri Museveni’s advisor on the media Joseph Tamale Mirundi has told ruling National Resistance Movement (NRM) youth that the three-decade leader is like the pope and a good player the party cannot afford to send home. Mirundi spoke during the launch of the NRM “gikwateko [touch article 102b]”, and the

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Museveni: NRM is the Master of Violence, We’ll ‘Crush’ Age Limit Violence

Uganda’s three-decade president Yoweri Museveni has compared opposition politicians planning violence over age limit to dogs hunting elephants, vowing to crush them.   Last week, Museveni endorsed the age limit bill fronted by Igara West MP Raphael Magyezi to delete the upper age limit of 75 years in the country’s constitution to

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