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Bobi Wine, Katikkiro Mayiga, 14 Others Receive Death Threats in New Assassination List  

Rising political figure, seasoned singer and Kyadondo East MP Bobi Wine is one of the 16 leaders on the hit list of unknown assailants. Titled 'List of Dead', the list comprises names of religious, cultural and political leaders. Cultural leaders on the list include Buganda Kingdom prime minister Katikkiro Charles Peter Mayiga. Clerics

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Beti Kamya addresses reporters at the Uganda Media Centre in Kampala. Courtesy Photo

Beti Kamya to Lukwago, Kampala Street Vendors: Don’t Celebrate Jennifer Musisi Exit Yet

The minister in charge of Kampala, Beti Olive Namisango Kamya Turwomwe has hit at lord mayor Erias Lukwago and street vendors for celebrating Jennifer Musisi’s resignation. On Monday, Musisi announced she would officially hand over the office of the executive director of Kampala Capital City Authority (KCCA) in mid-December. Lukwago, who had

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Lukwago Celebrates Jennifer Musisi Resignation

Kampala Lord Mayor Erias Lukwago says the resignation of Kampala Capital City Authority (KCCA) executive director Jennifer Musisi Ssemakula is “momentous’. Addressing reporters in Kampala on Tuesday, a day after Musisi announced her resignation, Lukwago said: “I am happy it has come to pass.” Lukwago admitted that he was excited – as

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Bobi Wine in Very Bad Shape, Health Situation is Worrying – Says Lukwago

Kampala Mayor Erias Lukwago has said that the health situation of Kyadondo East Member of Parliament Robert Kyagulanyi Bobi Wine is worrying. “He (Bobi Wine) is in a very bad shape and is not getting sufficient medical attention at Makindye,” he said. Lukwago was Friday addressing journalists after paying a visit to

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Lukwago Transferred to Naggalama, Mao Blocked, Ingrid Arrested

Kampala Lord Mayor Erias Lukwago was Thursday morning arrested as he tried to leave his home in Wakaliga, Kampala. He was picked as he gave a live interview to NTV Uganda. The Lord Mayor was put on a Police Vehicle and whisked to Kira Police Station. At about 11:10, Lukwago was transferred from

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Lukwago: Age Limit Removal Will Spark Political Instability

Kampala lord mayor Erias Lukwago has spoken out on a move by MPs belonging to the ruling National Resistance Movement (NRM) party to introduce a private member's bill for the removal of the presidential age limit to allow three-decade president rule for life. On Tuesday, 245 NRM MPs led by Raphael

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Erias Lukwago, Jennifer Musisi Shake Hands at Uganda Cup Finals

The 2016/17 FUFA Uganda Cup Finals could finally bring an end to the row between Kampala Capital City Authority (KCCA) Executive Director Jennifer Musisi and Lord Mayor Erias Lukwago. The Finals between KCC FC and Paidha Black Angels were played at the Betway Green Light stadium in Arua on Thursday (June

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Kampala Mayor Lukwago: Minister Kamya is Naive, Overzealous

Kampala Lord Mayor Erias Lukwago told journalists at City Hall that Kampala Minister Beti Olive Namisango Kamya was naive, and overzealous, a comment that is likely to further strain the relation between the two political heads – one elected and the other an appointee of the president. Lukwago was reacting to

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DEFIANCE? Besigye, Lukwago Skip Court Trial

Six opposition figures on Monday made no show at the Kabale Chief Magistrate's Court for the hearing of a case in which they charged with inciting violence, injuring police officers and malicious damage of property. The accused persons are: former Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) presidential candidate Dr Kizza Besigye; Kampala

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