UGANDA NEWS

NUP Denied Access To Isingiro Rally Venue, Asked To Follow Right Procedures

 National Unity Platform (NUP) president Robert Kyagulanyi has revealed that authorities in Isingiro District have canceled their planned rally in Isingiro town due to a lack of prior communication...

President Museveni to Address Nation on Wealth Creation

President Yoweri Museveni will address the country on wealth creation this Saturday at 8:00 pm, as announced by...

President Museveni Commissions $270 Million Mahathi Infra Lakeside Logistics Facility to Enhance Oil Transportation

President Yoweri Museveni has commissioned the Mahathi Infra lakeside logistics facility in Kawuku Bwerenga, a project to transport...

Chairman Nyanzi Under Fire for Fund Mismanagement After Low Turn-up at NUP Ralllies

The National Unity Platform (NUP) head of Mobilization Chairman Fred Nyanzi Ssentamu who is also a big brother...

Gaddafi Road Accident Leaves Three People in Critical Condition, Boda-Boda Riders Rushed to Mulago Hospital

Two people traveling on a boda boda have been rushed to Mulago Hospital after a fatal accident they...

Bobi Wine admits not being Presidential Material during DW TV interview

Musician turned Politician Robert Kyagulanyi admitted not being a potential presidential candidate during an interview with a German based media DW TV. Answering to Christine Mhundwa the DW TV presenter of whether using his voice to rally young people for political change makes him a presidential candidate he declined. “Well I am not here because I am presidential material, there are so many people who are presidential material, they are in thousands but they do not have a voice, “ Bobi...

Opinion Poll Places Bobi Wine in Artist Position again

People have spoken; the newly published opinion poll has put President Museveni on top of the 2021 Presidential bid for Uganda with over 47 percent of respondents stating that they will vote for Museveni. The news from the News from the poll did not land well in the ears of the Musician Bobi Wine and has left him disgruntled after learning that only 22 Per cent of the respondents said they would vote placing him in a losing position. He took...

Do not blind people from the importance of new constituencies

On Thursday, parliament approved the creation of new 47 constituencies with intent to bring service delivery nearly. New Vision on 3rd august 2020, published a headline claiming that the creation of new constituencies is intended to favor the big politicians. The article was entirely biased and clearly indicated insufficient knowledge by the writers.  The writers insinuated that the creation of the constituencies is to form the electoral base for the incumbents to grip onto power. I find that outrageously lacking the...

Bobi Wine Over estimates his strengths

On 3rd October 2018, a writer by names of Eric Mwine Mugaju, published an article on the aljazera website titled ‘Why Bobi Wine is likely to fail if he takes power in Uganda’ which highlighted issues not directly linked to Bobi wine but instead undermined the achievements of President Museveni. That’s where his supporters go wrong. Instead of focusing on building electoral base by clearly outlining capacity to take Uganda to the next level, People Power is feeding on the...

FDC Clutches Onto Straws As Key Leaders Leave Party

The Forum for Democratic Change is facing it's biggest challenge for survival as key party members continue to dropout with the latest being KASESE MP Robert CENTENARY who follows KASESE Woman MP Winnie Kizza. Kizza who has dropped out of elective politics is a former leader of opposition in PARLIAMENT. Last week Paul Mwiru also crosses over to the ANT of Mugisha MUNTU, former FDC party PRESIDENT. The FDC party has been criticises for it's non accommodative brand of politics championed...

Why The Electoral Commission Decided To have Scientific Campaigns

The Independent Electoral Commission, in consultation with the scientists, apparently, looked at three options, as far as the General and Local Government Elections that are due for early next year, are concerned. The three questions to be answered were: If there is no vaccine or clear treatment for this virus by the time of the elections, can the Conventional Elections of mass rallies, processions, etc., be safely held? Can and should the elections be postponed? Is there a hi-breed that can be...