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FDC Wants Anite and Rukutana Sacked, Mafia Claims Investigated

Opposition Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) has called on government to fire ministers Evelyn Anite and Mwesigwa Rukutana, and to launch an investigation into the former’s claim that the mafia had threatened to kill her. Last week, Anite, the junior finance minister in charge of investment and privatisation, told reporters the

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Gen Elly Tumwine

Gen Tumwine Guilty of Assaulting Ogwal, Cleared of ‘Demeaning’ Kadaga

Parliament’s Committee on Rules, Privileges and Discipline has found security minister Gen Elly Tumwine of assaulting Dokolo Woman MP Cecilia Ogwal, but cleared him of contempt of Parliament and demeaning speaker Rebecca Kadaga. The committee had been investigating Ogwal’s claims that Gen Tumwine assaulted her in the corridors of parliament for

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Bobi Wine Using Phone Tapping Allegations to Gain Political Mileage – Police

Uganda Police Force says phone tapping allegations by singer and MP Bobi Wine are a ruse to gain political mileage. Last week, Bobi Wine, real name Robert Kyagulanyi, told a Wall Street Journal (WSJ) reporter he couldn’t share sensitive stuff because government would listen to their conversation. And the WSJ claimed Huawei

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Road Accidents: FDC Blames UNRA, ‘Careless’ Museveni Government

Uganda’s largest opposition party the Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) has blamed the increased road accidents on Uganda National Roads Authority (UNRA) and a careless government. At the weekend, scores were killed in separate road accidents at Kyambura Trading Centre in Rubirizi and in Busembatia. Addressing the weekly FDC press conference at

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Otafiire: Army Will Defend ‘People Power’ Phrase from Bobi Wine Misuse 

Justice and constitutional affairs minister Gen Kahinda Otafiire has said the army will protect the ‘people power’ phrase from being misused by MP Robert Kyagulanyi aka Bobi Wine and his group. Welcoming members of the People Power outfit and those of largest opposition political party the Forum for Democratic Change (FDC)

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Gov’t Supports Election of Kampala Lord Mayor

The State Minister for Kampala Capital City Authority, Hon Benny Namugwanya, has announced that government is abandoning the proposal to have the Kampala Lord Mayor voted for by councillors. Minister Namugwanya’s position is in support of the report by the Committee on Presidential Affairs, which in its recommendations on the contentious

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Minister Admits to Mistakes in ID issuance

Government has acknowledged mistakes in the process of acquiring new and replacing lost national identification cards. The Minister of State for Internal Affairs, Hon. Obiga Kania, was on Wednesday, 17 July 2019, responding to a matter of national importance raised by Hon. Odonga Otto (FDC, Aruu) who said that it was

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Museveni Meets Magufuli on ‘Pilgrimage’ to Tanzania


"While Christians go to Rome, Muslims to Mecca, I come to Tanzania as my pilgrimage. I am happy to be here. I have a lot of historical attachments to this place. It is like a home to me," were were the words of President Yoweri Museveni, spoken in Swahili, as he

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Four Asians Perish in Fatal Accident

Four Asians on Sunday afternoon perished in a fatal accident in Kampala. The accident which occured along Yusuf Lule Road at around 12:50Pm, involved a vehicle Reg No. UBA 111E. According to eye witnesses, the driver of the vehicle lost control and the vehicle swerved off the road down to golf course

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FULL LIST: Makerere Releases Private, District Quota Admission Lists 2019-2020

The Office of Academic Registrar, Makerere University has released lists applicants admitted under the Private Direct Entry Scheme, Bachelor of Laws Private Day and Evening Programmes, District Quota under Government Sponsorship as well as Ugandan Students with foreign qualifications admitted on Private Admission for the Academic Year 2019/2020. Also released are the Cut-Off

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