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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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Museveni: I am Behind Age Limit Removal, It’s My Thing

Uganda's three-decade president Yoweri Museveni has reportedly admitted he is behind a plot to delete article 102b of the Constitution to be able to run for president beyond 75 years. According to Andrew Mwenda, a journalist known for handling Museveni's key PR assignments, Museveni reportedly told a meeting of his ruling

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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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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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Age Limit: Makerere Law Professors Condemn Kadaga for Favouring Museveni

Law lecturers at Uganda’s premier university have weighed in on the controversial age limit bill that seeks to allow three-decade president Yoweri Museveni rule for life. Magyezi and majority of ruling NRM party MPs seek to delete the upper age limit clause in article 102b that bars anyone from standing for

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Maureen Kyalya: Why the Presidential Age Limit Should be Removed

Opinion: Maureen Kyalya TUGIKWATEMU: LETS US REVIEW THE CONSTITUTION. THAT IS MY STAND AS A LEADER AND YOUR GUIDE AND MY REASONS ARE BELOW. The 1995 constitution is a very deadly document designed to rip off political and economic power from native Ugandans and hand it over to a few elite and

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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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Grenades Thrown at MPs Bobi Wine, Allan Ssewanyana Residences

Hand grenades were on Tuesday morning thrown at the residences of Kyadondo East MP Kyagulanyi Robert aka Bobi Wine and Makindye East MP Allan Ssewanyana. Both MPs revealed the attack on their residences via Facebook, indicating that the explosives destroyed property but no one was hurt. It will be remembered two explosives were

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