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The Army Will Crash People Power— Gen Otafiire

“The army is going  to crash whoever is misusing and misrepresenting people’s power for selfish interests,” Gen Kahinda Otafiire, the minister of Justice and Constitutional Affairs, has said. Otafiire, said this on Sunday while talking to residents from Mitooma District who dwell in Kampala. “There is a group of people is misrepresenting

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People Power Cries Foul as UPDF Restricts Red Berets to Military

Bobi Wine’s People Power might have to find another symbol besides the red beret.  The Uganda armed forces has restricted the apparel to only the military. A tough warning has been sent out to people in possession of the red beret and other gazetted military apparatus such as; insignia, decorations and

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Andrew Mwenda: Bobi Wine’s People Power ‘Cult’ Simply Wants a Chance to Loot Uganda

The corruption of People Power People Power is the most trending political cult in Uganda. They are angry at the corruption of President Yoweri Museveni and his National Resistance Movement (NRM) government. While its followers carry a deep sense of victimhood, they are not resigned but energized. They want to get Museveni

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Former NTV News Anchor Joel Ssenyoni Unveiled as People Power Spokesperson

Former NTV Uganda news anchor Joel Ssenyonyi has been unveiled as the spokesperson for the People Power Movement. This was announced by Kyadondo East MP and musician Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu aka Bobi Wine at a press conference in Kamwokya, a Kampala suburb on Monday. Ssenyoni last week resigned from NTV Uganda, after

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Why Bobi Wine’s People Power Must Stop Shouting at Besigye, FDC

FDC's Amuriat on People Power Calls for Besigye to Back Bobi Wine: One of the most difficult currencies to convert or transfer is political support. This applies to the political market and because of this, genuine support for a political party or an individual can only be taken away through

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Besigye Has Been a Strong Pillar for the Forces of Change – Bobi Wine

Kyadondo East MP Robert kyagulanyi Ssentamu aka Bobi Wine has described Uganda's veteran opposition leader Dr Kizza Besigye as a "strong pillar for the forces of change". Bobi Wine was responding to the attack on Dr. Besigye outside CBS FM on Saturday afternoon by youth claiming to be his (Bobi Wine) supporters. Besigye

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Museveni Publicist Blasts Media Houses Over People Power Registration News

President Yoweri Museveni’s Press Secretary Don Wanyama has faulted top media houses in the country for publishing unverified news about registration of ‘People Power’ by events Promoter Balaam Barugahara. The news which broke on Tuesday morning made headlines in major publications including government owned New Vision. People Power is a slogan used

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Promoter Balaam Runs to Court Over ‘People Power’ Registration News

Events Promoter Balaam Barugahara has threatened to sue fellow promoter Andy Mukasa of Bajjo Events over a Facebook post which alleges that the former has registered a Non Governmental Organisation (NGO) in the name People Power. The post according to the letter of intention to sue was made on Monday January

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People Power Activist Goes Missing as Bobi Wine Visits Kenya

Renowned People Power activist Herbert Luyinda has been reported missing, barely a day after Ugandan singer turned politician Robert Kyagulanyi alias Bobi Wine visited Kenya’s capital, Nairobi. People Power, a youth centered political movement headed by Bobi Wine is slowly gaining ground in the country and the regional bloc as a

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