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Police Speaks Out on Raid at Byanyima’s Home

Police has confirmed the Wednesday morning raid at Edith Byanyima’s house in Muyenga, Kampala saying it was a preventive move. “We got information that there were materials that could be used in committing crime and we intervened to prevent it from happening,” Luke Owoyesigire, the Kampala Metropolitan Police spokesperson told The

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Police Raids Byanyima’s Home

Police has Wednesday morning raided the residence of Edith Byanyima in Muyenga, seizing a number of materials. Edith is a sister to Oxfam International Executive Director, Winnie Byanyima. According to local news website Nile Post, Byanyima’s house was cordoned off at around 10:00AM before Police started searching it for what they called 

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Winnie Byanyima, Paul Kagame Named among World’s 100 Most Reputable People

Oxfam International executive director and wife to Uganda’s opposition kingpin Dr Kizza Besigye, Winnie Byanyima, and Rwandan president Paul Kagame have been named the world’s among the world’s most reputable persons. The list has been computed by Reputation Poll, a South African research-based, global performance management consulting company. These individuals are from

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Winnie Byanyima Frowns at Govt for Spending Billions to Treat Officials Abroad

Oxfam executive director Winnie Byanyima has castigated government for neglecting health care, and paying huge sums of money for treatment of top officials abroad. Recently, government paid close to Shs 400m to treat Jacqueline Mbabazi, wife to former Prime minister and presidential candidate Amama Mbabazi. However, Uganda’s make provisions for Jacqueline’s treatment,

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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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Winnie Byanyima to Museveni: Your Time is over; Don’t Be Tempted to Scrap Age Limit

Oxfam executive director Winnie Byanyima has warned Uganda’s three-decade leader Yoweri Museveni and his ruling National Resistance Movement (NRM) party against changing the constitution to remove the presidential age limit to allow Museveni stand for reelection beyond the age of 75. Uganda’s constitution bars anyone who is 75 years and above

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Museveni Eulogises Byanyima

Uganda’s President, Yoweri Kaguta Museveni, on Thursday joined mourners and family members of the late Boniface Byanyima, a historical who died earlier in the week. Byanyima, the former Democratic Party (DP) chairman, died aged 97. In one of the interviews published by a local daily, Byanyima is quoted as having said he

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Winnie Byanyima’s Father Boniface Dies

Boniface Byanyima, father to Oxfam International Executive Director and wife to former FDC presidentCandidate Kizza Besigye, Winnie Byanyima has Tuesday morning passed on. The former Democratic Party (DP) Chairperson died at Nakasero Hospital in Kampala, where he was admitted. He was aged 97. Mr. Byanyima was married to his wife Gertrude Byanyima

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