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Gen Muhoozi, Politicians Eulogize Kasirye Gwanga

Maj Gen Kasirye Gwanga who passed on on Tuesday morning has been widely eulogized by military men and politicians in Uganda. In a tweet Lt Gen. Muhoozi Kainerugaba described the fallen soldier as a great soldier that the Uganda People’s Defense Forces (UPDF) will miss forever. “Very, very sad to hear about

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Norbert Mao’s Missing Son Found, Father Reveals Why He Disappeared from Home

Democratic Party President Nobert Mao's missing son Nicholas Mao has been found, The Tower Post has learnt. Norbert Mao revealed in a post via Facebook that they finally found his son on Thursday morning at around 55 minuted past midnight. "Hallelujah! The hours of frantic search (some of which were blind alleys)

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Mao Becomes Fifth Politician to Declare 2021 Presidential Bid

Norbert Mao of the Democratic Party (DP) is the fifth person to announce he will stand as a presidential candidate in 2021 general elections. Mao told reporters in Kampala on Tuesday that one did not need a prophet to tell them that he (Mao) will stand for president in 2021. He added

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Watermelons Vs Pumpkins: Besigye’s People’s Government Resurrects Mao-Nambooze Fight

Mukono Municipality MP Betty Nambooze Bakireke has accused Democratic Party (DP) president general Norbert Mao of double standards after he criticized her of joining Besigye’s People’s Government. Last week, Dr Kizza Besigye, Uganda’s veteran opposition leader, inaugurated the people’s cabinet and assembly at an event held in Wakiso district. At least three

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Hasibu Deo Njoki (2nd left) alongside Norbert Mao and MP Florence Namayanja

DP’s Njoki Refuses Museveni Job Offer; Remains in Busia LC V Chairperson Race

Deogratias Njoki Hasubi has made a dramatic u-turn on his choice of President Yoweri Museveni’s job offer and running as a candidate in the Busia district LC5 chairperson race. There has been pressure from opposition activists after a letter Njoki wrote to his Democratic Party (DP) on the decision to take

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Museveni: Mzee Byanyima was Principled, not Like Current DP Leaders

Uganda’s President Yoweri Museveni has eulogised former Democratic Party (DP) chairman Boniface Byanyima as a “principled, active and upright politician”, an educationist and a revolutionary farmer. President Museveni praised Mzee Byanyima for rejecting the temptation by as a “principled” politician who rejected overtures by the Uganda People’s Congress (UPC) party to

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Nambooze Fires Back at Mao over Her Three-Month Suspension

The National Executive committee (NEC) of Democratic Party (DP), Uganda’s oldest political party, has suspended vice president of Buganda region Betty Nambooze for flouting party rules. NEC sat at Pope Paul Memorial in Rubaga, Kampala and voted to suspend the Mukono Municipality MP. Of the 30 NEC members who attended the meeting,

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DP’s Mao Attacks Leader of Opposition Winnie Kiiza

Democratic Party (DP) president Norbert Mao has told journalists in Kampala that Leader of Opposition (LOP) in Parliament Winnie Kiiza “is weak”. Mao accused Kiiza, also Kasese Woman MP, and the opposition of failure to act, and reducing opposition to drama. “The LOP is very weak…. there is no action on the

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