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75% of Ugandans Want Presidential Age Limit Maintained – Study

As the debate on the removal of presidential age limit takes shape, findings from a study by Afrobarometer indicate that fewer than 25 per...

Museveni: Kabafunzaki Arrest is Just the Beginning of War on Corruption

Ugandan president Yoweri Museveni has told journalists that the arrest of Minister of State for Labour, Employment and Industrial Relations, Herbert Kabafunzaki, was the...

KAMULI BY-ELECTION: Arrows and Knives Found in FDC’s Musumba’s Car

Proscovia Salaamu Musumba, the opposition Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) candidate in the ongoing Kamuli Municipality by-election has recorded a statement at the Kamuli...

PHOTOS: Violence, Bribery Mar Kamuli Municipality By-election

Voting is underway in Kamuli Municipality by-election with chaotic scenes and bribery allegations being reported. The race has attracted five candidates: National Resistance Movement (NRM)...

Uganda Prisons Defend Stella Nyanzi Health Checkups

Uganda Prisons spokesperson Frank Baine has confirmed that detained Makerere University research fellow Dr Stella Nyanzi has undergone a medical checkup. When she appeared before...

Kabafunzaki: Even Museveni knows I’m Innocent; FDC Set me Up

State Minister for Labour, Employment and Industrial relations Herbert Kabafunzaki Tuesday told the press as he boarded the Prisons bus back to Luzira that...

STELLA NYANZI CASE: Amnesty International Tells Uganda to Immediately Revoke Computer...

Hours after Makerere University research fellow Dr Stella Nyanzi was charged with cyber harassment and offensive communication, Amnesty International told the east African country...

NO BAIL: Kabafunzaki Sent to Luzira, Bail Hearing Application Deferred

Herbert Kabafunzaki, the State Minister of Gender, Labour and Industrial Affairs, has been sent to Luzira Prison after he pleaded not guilty to bribery...

Kayihura: Keep First Lady Out of Stella Nyanzi Issues

Police Chief Kale Kayihura has told journalists that first lady Janet Museveni should be left out the issues concerning controversial Makerere University researcher Dr...

Amnesty International: Stella Nyanzi Prosecution is Pointless, Politically-Motivated

Amnesty International has spoken out on the arrest and prosecution of Makerere University researcher Dr Stella Nyanzi, terming it “pointless”. On Monday, Dr Nyanzi was...
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MPs Want Better Health Services in Busoga

Members of Parliament on the Committee of Health have promised to lobby government for better health services in the Busoga Sub-region. The legislators made the...

Kenya Elections: Odinga Rejects Results Announced by IEBC

Kenyan five-time presidential candidate Raila Odinga has Tuesday rejected results announced by the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission – IEBC saying they are null...

Police Flying Squad Hands Over Recovered Stolen Vehicles to Owners

There was excitement at Naguru police headquarters as Flying Squad started handing over more than 40 motor vehicles recently recovered in operations against car...

Museveni Congratulates Kenya’s Ruto on Winning Presidential Race

President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni has congratulated Kenyan President elect William Samoei Ruto on winning the hotly contested race. Ruto who has been serving as the...

Paul Malong’s Rebels Threaten Military Operations Against South Sudan Government

A rebel movement led by South Sudan’s former army chief of staff, Gen Paul Malong Awan has threatened full military operations against the Juba government...