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Deputy attorney general Mwesigwa Rukutana. Courtesy Photo

Government Speaks on Calls for Sacking of Anite, Rukutana

Government spokesperson Ofwono Opondo has said junior minister for investment and privatization Evelyn Anite and deputy attorney general Mwesigwa Rukutana are unlikely to be sacked. There have been calls on government to relieve Anite and Rukutana of their duties over their bickering relating to an audit on Uganda Telecom Limited (UTL). The bickering

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Ofwono Opondo: Museveni May Force Jennifer Musisi to Keep KCCA Job

Government spokesman Ofwono Opondo has said President Yoweri Museveni may force Jennifer Musisi Ssemakula to stay as KCCA executive director. Musisi handed in her resignation letter on Monday ahead of her office handover in mid-December. She cited political differences, seven years since she took up the job.   Ofwono Opondo on Jennifer Musisi Resignation   Citing

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Besigye: Europeans are the Ones Pushing for Election Results Audit

Four time presidential candidate Dr Kizza Besigye has said it is the foreign forces that are behind moves to have an audit of last year’s presidential poll results and dialogue between the ruling party and opposition. Besigye make the remarks at Maaya in Rukungiri Municipality on Monday during a funeral rites

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FULL STATEMENT: Gov’t Dismisses Museveni-Besigye Dialogue Reports

Government spokesperson Ofwono Opondo has said termed claims that president Yoweri Museveni had okayed dialogue and the audit of last year’s presidential poll results as “false... drama and comedy”. Dr Besigye has been quoted by sections of the media as confirming that there were plans for him and Museveni to have

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OPINION: HRW Report on Kasese Clashes Lacks Depth

Government has received a report of Human Rights Watch on the November 2016 Kasese incidences, titled “Uganda: Ensure Independent Investigation into Kasese killings”. Our examination of the report however reveals several inconsistencies and flaws that do not represent the true facts of the subject matter. The report lacks depth, especially on

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