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NUP Officials in Mukono Accuse Supporters who Attended Mpuuga’s Ceremony of “Betrayal,” Threaten Violence

National Unity Platform (NUP) officials in Mukono district have made grave allegations against their own supporters. Accusing them of betrayal, these officials have issued threats of violence following the...

Pastor’s Family of Nine Poisoned in Gomba, One Child Dead: Police Investigations Underway

Police in Gomba district are investigating an incident that happened in Buzimba village in Kyegonza Sub County on...

Police Warn Lyatonde LC V Chairperson against Inciting Mob Justice Amongst Locals 

Police in Greater Masaka have warned the LC V Chairperson of Lyatonde district, Fred Muhangi, to stop inciting...

President Museveni Delivers on Promise to Provide Boda Boda Associations in Nkumba with 20 New Motorcycles

President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni has fulfilled his pledge of 20 new motorcycles to Boda-boda Associations in Nkumba Parish,...

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NUP Officials in Mukono Accuse Supporters who Attended Mpuuga’s Ceremony of “Betrayal,” Threaten Violence

National Unity Platform (NUP) officials in Mukono district have made grave allegations against their own supporters. Accusing them of betrayal, these officials have issued threats of violence following the attendance of several party members at Mathias Mpuuga's recent Thanksgiving ceremony. The ceremony, commemorating Mpuuga's esteemed 13 years in politics, drew a significant gathering of officials from diverse political backgrounds, including government representatives, parliamentarians, opposition figures, and members of various religious denominations. Held at the Kitovu Sports Arena in Masaka City...

Pastor’s Family of Nine Poisoned in Gomba, One Child Dead: Police Investigations Underway

Police in Gomba district are investigating an incident that happened in Buzimba village in Kyegonza Sub County on June 23, 2024, where a family of nine fell victim to a poisoning attack. This resulted in the tragic death of a 3-year-old child, Jesper Otafire, and leaving eight others in critical condition. The family belongs to Salongo Lawerence Mukalazi, a pastor at the Five Fold Ministry Church in Mawukyi village, Kabulasoke, Gomba district. Reports indicate that the poison was laced with the...

Police Warn Lyatonde LC V Chairperson against Inciting Mob Justice Amongst Locals 

Police in Greater Masaka have warned the LC V Chairperson of Lyatonde district, Fred Muhangi, to stop inciting violence amongst the locals by ordering and mobilizing them to start carrying out mob justice on thieves. These remarks were made by the police after different media platforms showed Muhangi ordering the locals during a village meeting in Mpumudde sub-county, Lyatonde district, to start killing whoever was caught stealing, claiming that the area police were not doing anything to stop the thieves. During...

President Museveni Delivers on Promise to Provide Boda Boda Associations in Nkumba with 20 New Motorcycles

President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni has fulfilled his pledge of 20 new motorcycles to Boda-boda Associations in Nkumba Parish, Wakiso District. The State House Comptroller, Jane Barekye, handed over the motorcycles to the beneficiaries yesterday June 20, 2024,  at an event held at Bendebere Village, Nkumba. The beneficiaries included Nkumba Bufulu NRM Mobilizers Boda-boda Association (10 motorcycles) and Quarter Guard NRM Mobilizers Boda-boda Association (10 motorcycles). During her speech, Barekye advised beneficiaries to make use of motorcycles to increase their household incomes and...

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Arrested Lawmakers Embroiled in Cooperative Compensation Corruption Scandal

The Igara East Member of Parliament, Michael Mawanda Maranga, has found himself at the centre of the war loss compensation funds paid to cooperatives following reports of financial mismanagement and connivance with other lawmakers who are alleged to have taken a lion’s share of the said funds. Mawanda's involvement in the Cooperatives Corruption Scandal was first revealed by Explorer in December 2023, in an article that details how Mawanda played a pivotal role in directing unions towards using certain lawyers...