Politics

Buganda Kingdom Officials Displeased with NUP Supporters’ Harassment of Ailing Kabaka

Buganda Kingdom has expressed its dissatisfaction with the way the National Unity Platform (NUP) leadership and its supporters have made it their business to keep disrupting Kabaka’s peace while...

Gov’t Releases over Shs13billion to Pay Arrears of KCCA Cleaners

The Ministry of Finance, Planning, and Economic Development has released UGX 13.69 billion to pay the outstanding arrears...

Political Darkness Hits Besigye’s Katonga Camp Amidst Strong Resistance in Teso, Bugisu

The consultative meetings by the Forum for Democratic Change Katonga’s faction in Teso and others regions have hit...

Museveni Stresses Need to Strengthen Regional Trade in 2024 SONA

President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni has emphasized the need to strengthen regional trade to spur prosperity for all, including...

Poison Scare Hits NUP H/Qtr as Gate-Man Accused of Leaking Information Dies Mysteriously

Panic has engulfed the Opposition National Unity Platform party, NUP headquarters, following the mysterious death of head of...

Buganda Kingdom Officials Displeased with NUP Supporters’ Harassment of Ailing Kabaka

Buganda Kingdom has expressed its dissatisfaction with the way the National Unity Platform (NUP) leadership and its supporters have made it their business to keep disrupting Kabaka’s peace while at the Okonguarri Psychotherapeutic Centre in Nambia, where he is taking time off to build up his strength at the advice of his doctors from Germany. According to Kingdom officials, ever since the news about the Kabaka’s whereabouts was disclosed by Edris Kiggundu, a staunch supporter of the NUP, who proudly...

Gov’t Releases over Shs13billion to Pay Arrears of KCCA Cleaners

The Ministry of Finance, Planning, and Economic Development has released UGX 13.69 billion to pay the outstanding arrears for the Kampala Capital City Authority cleaners. Hajjat Minsa Kabanda, the Minister for Kampala Capital City Authority (KCCA), confirmed the release while addressing journalists at her office in Kampala on June 6, 2024. She added that all the money being demanded by the causal workers will be effected as soon as possible, and by June 13, 2024, all arrears will have been paid...

Political Darkness Hits Besigye’s Katonga Camp Amidst Strong Resistance in Teso, Bugisu

The consultative meetings by the Forum for Democratic Change Katonga’s faction in Teso and others regions have hit a snag after the delegates failed to show up. Col. (Rtd.) Kizza Besigye and the group are currently traversing the country, carrying out consultative meetings to register a new political party. They started from Mbarara, Kabale, Hoima, and other districts where a big turnout was registered. In Teso and Bugisu, the home areas for the Najjanankumbi faction’s Nandala Mafabi and Patrick Oboi Amuriat, delegates...

Museveni Stresses Need to Strengthen Regional Trade in 2024 SONA

President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni has emphasized the need to strengthen regional trade to spur prosperity for all, including strategic security for the African people from all threats. On Thursday, June 6, 2024, while delivering the 2024 State of the Nation Address at Kololo, President Museveni further noted that we should take advantage of African brotherhood to achieve prosperity. “We need Uganda, we need East Africa, and we need Africa because if they buy what we produce, we are going to be...

Poison Scare Hits NUP H/Qtr as Gate-Man Accused of Leaking Information Dies Mysteriously

Panic has engulfed the Opposition National Unity Platform party, NUP headquarters, following the mysterious death of head of gate security, Okwai James Wasoti, amidst claims that he was poisoned. Before meeting his death, the deceased had been battling accusations from some top NUP stalwarts close to Robert Kyagulanyi, aka Bobi Wine. The group had accused him of leaking critical information about the principal, the general operation of the party, and also being a close ally to the former Leader of Opposition,...

ISO’s Deputy Chief Calls Teso District Communicators to Deepen Ideological Understanding, National Interests

The Deputy Chief of Internal Security Organization, ISO Colonel Emmy Katabazi, has urged District Communication Officers in the Teso Sub region to underscore the paramount importance of broadening ideological understanding. Col. Katabazi was addressing the communication officers while opening a two-day retreat organized by ISO at the Eneku Hotel in Soroti City to equip the participants with advanced communication techniques and emerging trends while providing an opportunity for officials to discuss the challenges faced in their respective districts and collaborate...