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Museveni Swearing-in Day Declared a Public Holiday

Government through the Ministry of Public Service has declared Wednesday May 12th as a Public Holiday to allow citizens follow proceedings from Kololo Independence grounds where President Museveni will be taking his oath of office. Catherine Musingwire, the Permanent Secretary for the Ministry of Public Service said the official communication regarding

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We Can’t Endorse Stolen Victory – NUP Declines Invite to Museveni Swearing-in

The National Unity Platform-NUP party has declined an invitation to the swearing-in ceremony of Yoweri Museveni, as President of Uganda for yet another term. The event is scheduled to take place on Wednesday May 12, 2021. The Minister for the Presidency Esther Mbayo yesterday told journalists in Kampala that an invitation

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UPDF Warns of Groups Planning to Disrupt Museveni Swearing-in

The Uganda People’s Defence Forces-UPDF has said there are groups of individuals plotting violence, threatening to disrupt the 12th May ceremony as President Museveni swears in for a new term. Addressing journalists at Naguru police headquarters today, UPDF spokesperson Brig Flavia Byekwaso said they have got credible information about a section

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Segirinya’s Academic Documents are Fake – UNEB

The Uganda National Examinations Board – UNEB has revealed that academic documents submitted by Kawempe North Member of Parliament elect Muhammad Segirinya are not authentic. This followed a request for verification of the said documents by former Kawempe North MP contestant Sulaiman Kidandala who lost to Segirinya in the recently concluded

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A Week Later, Bobi Wine Continues to Rally People to Stage Protests

The former National Unity Platform-NUP presidential candidate Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu has rallied Ugandans to protest peacefully, saying it is their constitutional right. Kyagulanyi who addressed a press conference on Facebook viewed by at least 23,000 people on Sunday evening said that although they had gone to the elections to change the

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Bobi Wine Petition Takeover: Court Advises Mayambala to Hire Lawyers, File Formal Application

Former presidential candidate Willy Mayambala has been advised to seek the services of a lawyer to enable him file a formal application to take over a presidential election petition that has been abandoned by Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu. The advice from the Supreme Court follows a letter written by Mayambala on Thursday

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21 Newly Elected MPs Under Police Investigation Over Altered DR Forms

The Criminal Investigations Department is investigating 21 newly elected Members of Parliament for allegedly altering declaration forms and forging academic papers. A senior detective at CID headquarters Kibuli says that the electoral and political offences department headed by Henry Mugumya is investigating MPs from 11 districts. The source has named some of

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