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Yasin Kawuma was Shot from the Hotel Parking – Bobi Wine Brother Nyanzi Recounts

Singer Robert Kyagulanyi’s brother Fred Nyanzi has described police reports and President Museveni’s statement about the chaos that erupted in Arua on Monday evening as false and unfounded. Nyanzi who was in Arua days before and during the chaos that led to the death of Bobi Wine’s driver Yasin Kawuma says

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S. Sudan Peace Agreement: Machar to be Reinstated as First Vice President

SPLM-IO rebel leader, Dr. Riek Machar, would be reinstated in his position as South Sudan’s First Vice President, announced El-Dirdeiry Mohamed Ahmed the Sudanese Foreign Minister on Saturday Kampala. Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni hosted Presidents Omer al-Bashir and Salva Kiir and former South Sudanese President Riek Machar. The leaders of the

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Minister Tumwebaze Makes U-Turn on Taxing Social Media

ICT and National Guidance Minister Frank Tumwebaze has made a U-Turn and said there is no such a proposal as taxing social media users. The Minister was Tuesday addressing journalists at a Press conference held at Uganda Media Centre in Kampala. There is nothing like social media tax. There is no such

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ICTAU Pokes Holes in Museveni Proposal to Tax Social Media Users

The Information Communications Technology Association of Uganda (ICTAU) has expressed concern over President Museveni’s proposal to levy a tax on social media users in the country saying it would have long-term negative consequences on the economy. Museveni, in a March 12th letter to the Minister of Finance and Economic Planning Matia

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Museveni Speaks out on al-Shabaab Attack on UPDF Base

Uganda's president Yoweri Museveni has spoken out on an al-shabaab terrorist attack on an Amison base on Easter Sunday. Museveni has praised the UPDF soldiers in Somalia for dealing al-shabaab a blow. "On Easter Sunday our soldiers in Somalia heroically gave serious blows to Al-Shabaab, killing 36 of them and destroying six

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Embrace Rotational Grazing, Destocking – Museveni Tells Nshwerenkye Christians

President Yoweri Museveni has lauded cattle farmers in Ankole region for abandoning nomadic farming and adopting modern methods which he said are key to improving livestock productivity in the country. “I thank the people of Nkore and the greater cattle corridor for heeding my teaching against nomadism. And now it's time

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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-Umeme Meeting: Officials Promise to Cut Power Tariffs after Meeting Shareholders

Officials from power distributor Umeme Limited have agreed to reduce electricity prices after meeting president Yoweri Museveni. Museveni and the Umeme officials met at State House, Entebbe, on Tuesday. The meeting was attended by Umeme Board Chairperson, Mr Patrick Bitature, managing director Mr Selestino Babungi, Chief Operation Officer Ms Florence Nsubuga and board

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