Sam Kutesa Snubs UN General Assembly in USA in fear of Arrest

President Yoweri Museveni has delegated Prime Minister Ruhakana Rugunda to represent Uganda at the 74th Session of the UN General Assembly amid question marks over whether the obvious choice, Foreign Affairs minister Sam Kutesa, is eligible to travel to the US. The UN General Assembly, began in New York...

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Bobi Wine to Hoima Voters: Vote for opposition without fear

Kyadondo East MP Robert Kyagulanyi, who on Tuesday led the last campaign rally for the Opposition candidate in the Hoima woman MP by-election, has urged electorates to vote for Ms Asinansi Nyakato come September 26. Mr Kyagulanyi alias Bobi Wine said the election has provided the people of Bunyoro...

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Trump reportedly approves list of Ugandan officials to face more US sanctions

Last week, the United States imposed sanctions on former Inspector General of Police, Gen Kale Kayihura and his immediate family for allegedly overseeing the violation of human rights when he served as police chief between 2005 and 2018. Kayihura swiftly denied the accusations, saying he had not been...

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Museveni speaks out on USA Sanctions Against Gen.kayihura

President Museveni has spoken out on the alleged transgressions of the former Inspector General of Police, Gen Kale Kayihura. In a statement issued on Sunday, Mr Museveni said visiting the USA is not as important as some Opposition members in Uganda thought. “Excitement among some elements...

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Security Chiefs,Ministers to hold crisis meeting over USA ban on Gen.kayihura

Government will convene a high-level crisis meeting to find a common position on US sanctions slapped against former Inspector General of Police, Gen Kale Kayihura, Prime Minister Ruhakana Rugunda told Parliament yesterday. “It is true that the US government has taken measures against...

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Col.Kaka: Mps accusing ISO of torturing suspects are ignorant

MPs led by Latif Sebaggala (Kawempe North Division) and his Arua Municipality counterpart, Kassiano Wadri a few weeks ago raised a matter of national importance that ISO is running safe houses in ungazetted places where some Ugandans are reportedly kept and tortured. The Internal Security Organisation...

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Flavia Namulindwa Reportedly Fired from Bukedde TV Over Sidelining with People Power Movement

Latest our news desk has is how a longtime presenter at the Industrial Area Vision Group TV station, Flavia Namulindwa has been fired. Reports indicate that Flavia Namulindwa who is currently in USA where she travelled to for UNNA Causes has been fired from the station after announcing herself to have...

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Kenya-Uganda sign MOU on cross border cooperation

President Yoweri Museveni and his Kenya counterpart, Uhuru Kenyatta, on Thursday 12 signed a joint Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to strengthen cross-border cooperation between Kenya and Uganda. The two leaders also witnessed the signing of a joint Memorandum of Understanding between the two governments...

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Kadaga to MPs: Avoid reckless sex with Commonwealth delegates

The speaker of parliament Rebecca Kadaga has advised Ugandan members of parliament and protocol officers to maintain dignity throughout the upcoming 64th Commonwealth Parliamentary Conference.   The conference, scheduled to take place between September 22 and 29 at the Commonwealth Resort...

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Museveni: Time for an eye for an eye has come after the killing of his nephew

In yet another letter to Ugandans on the current affairs, President Yoweri Museveni has said that the time has come to apply the concept of an eye for an eye, tooth for a tooth as a way of combating the rising criminality in the country. Museveni in his missive says, it is "annoying" that the criminals...

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