Politics

Shameful Scenes Erupt at Eperu’s Burial as Besigye and Amuriat Fight for Microphone

Rtd Col Kizza Besigye the former President of the Forum for Democratic Change (FDC), and Eng. Patrick Oboi Amuriat the current President of FDC Najjankumbi displayed undignified scenes where...

Joel Ssenyonyi’s Contradicting Statements on Auditor General’s Award Raise Doubts

Joel Ssenyonyi, the Leader of Opposition (LOP) in the 11th Parliament, has found himself in hot water over...

NRM Party Registers Record-Breaking Membership of Over 18 Million, Surpassing Total Number of Registered Voters in 2021

The ruling National Resistance Movement (NRM) has revealed that it has registered a staggering membership of over 18.3...

Nandala Mafabi Defends Ministry of Health’s Handling of Lubowa Hospital Funds, Highlights Parliament’s Role in Approving Funds

Nathan Nandala Mafabi, MP for Budadiri West on the Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) ticket, and also the...

NUP’s Top Mobilizer Reveals Hooliganism as Party Strategy Ahead of 2026 Elections

As another electoral period draws nearer, Moses Bigirwa, a top mobilizer in the National Unity Platform (NUP), has...

Shameful Scenes Erupt at Eperu’s Burial as Besigye and Amuriat Fight for Microphone

Rtd Col Kizza Besigye the former President of the Forum for Democratic Change (FDC), and Eng. Patrick Oboi Amuriat the current President of FDC Najjankumbi displayed undignified scenes where they exchanged bitter words over who should speak during the memorial service of their fallen comrade Sarah Eperu who was laid to rest on April 13, 2024, in Koloin, Ngora District. According to family and friends, who had gathered to send off their loved one, Besigye and Amuriat who have a...

Joel Ssenyonyi’s Contradicting Statements on Auditor General’s Award Raise Doubts

Joel Ssenyonyi, the Leader of Opposition (LOP) in the 11th Parliament, has found himself in hot water over his contradictory statements regarding a proposed service award for the Auditor General. The controversy arose when Ssenyonyi issued conflicting statements both in parliament and on social media. During a recent parliamentary session on April 11, 2024, Ssenyonyi seconded a motion to grant the outgoing Auditor General a service award worth Ugx. 500 million, along with other benefits equivalent to half of what...

NRM Party Registers Record-Breaking Membership of Over 18 Million, Surpassing Total Number of Registered Voters in 2021

The ruling National Resistance Movement (NRM) has revealed that it has registered a staggering membership of over 18.3 million individuals. This number surpasses the total number of registered voters in the 2021 elections, which stood at approximately 18,103,603. The revelation came during a meeting of the Central Executive Committee members of the NRM, held yesterday evening at State House Entebbe. President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni, who is also the NRM party chairperson, addressed the committee and shared the results of the...

Nandala Mafabi Defends Ministry of Health’s Handling of Lubowa Hospital Funds, Highlights Parliament’s Role in Approving Funds

Nathan Nandala Mafabi, MP for Budadiri West on the Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) ticket, and also the Secretary General of FDC Najjanakumbi faction, has come to the defense of the Ministry of Health regarding the controversy surrounding Lubowa hospital funds. Mafabi believes that all the blame should not be solely placed on the Ministry, but rather shared with parliament for its role in approving the funds. Speaking on April 11, 2024, Mafabi shed light on the series of events...

NUP’s Top Mobilizer Reveals Hooliganism as Party Strategy Ahead of 2026 Elections

As another electoral period draws nearer, Moses Bigirwa, a top mobilizer in the National Unity Platform (NUP), has revealed that his party intends to shift focus from a manifesto-based campaign to “total hooliganism” ahead of the 2026 general elections. Bigirwa, who was speaking during a political talk show at a local TV station on Wednesday night, April 10, 2024, claimed that Ugandans do not pay attention to manifestos presented by candidates during campaigns, which has prompted NUP to change strategy...

FDC Najjanakumbi Questions the Source of Dr. Kizza Besigye’s Funds for Nationwide Mobilization

The Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) Najjanakumbi faction has raised concerns about the source of funds being used by Dr. Kizza Besigye during his ongoing nationwide mobilization tours. The faction's leadership is pressing Besigye to declare the origin of the funds, suspecting possible dubious means of acquisition. Jack Sabiti, the Chairperson of FDC Najjanakumbi, accused Besigye, the former leader of the party, of operating outside the rules and distributing instructions along with sacks of cash. Sabiti expressed doubts over the...