Opposition members shun Museveni’s invitation to his Swearing-In

Opposition members shun Museveni’s invitation to his Swearing-In

Opposition party leaders have said they will not attend President Yoweri Kaguta Musevevi’s invitation to his Swearing In ceremony, slated for May 12th 2021 at Kololo Independence Grounds. While addressing the media yesterday, the minister for Presidency, Esther Mbayo revealed that ten former presidential candidates have been invited for the ceremony. The ten former presidential […]

High Court dismisses torture claims by Bobi Wine supporters

High Court dismisses torture claims by Bobi Wine supporters

The High Court in Kampala on Tuesday 16th March 2021 dismissed a number of human rights violation claims, which included torture claims by 49 supporters of National Unity Platform (NUP), saying they lacked evidence. In her ruling, the presiding judge, Esta Nambayo Tuesday said it was not enough for NUP supporters to make torture claims against […]

Museveni pins Facebook on BIAS

Museveni pins Facebook on BIAS

President Yoweri Museveni faulted Mark Zuckerburg’s Facebook of bias following closure of social media accounts and pages in Uganda. The president said the standards that Facebook used to remove pages belonging to National Resistance Movement (NRM) bloggers and government officials were very unfair and subjective. “They deleted our people’s accounts under the guise, but we […]

Ugandans crucify former England MP for his involvement in Uganda politics

Ugandans crucify former England MP for his involvement in Uganda politics

Ugandans on Social Media have crucified former Scottish Legislator, Dr Paul Williams to stop ‘poking his nose’ in Ugandan affairs. Dr Williams on Friday suggested that Uganda elections be held afresh without Museveni on ballot paper. Dr Williams is the former Member of Parliament for Stockton South in England. “We must insist Museveni step down […]

Meet the 2021 Democrats Vying for Control of Kawempe North Constituency

Meet the 2021 Democrats Vying for Control of Kawempe North Constituency

The Kawempe North Constituency is an active battleground for the Democrats and other opposition candidates next year, with high-profile races for MP and Mayoral race next year. The 2021 elections will feature a broad field of Democratic Party candidate and other opposition candidates in a fight that will determine control of Kawempe North Constituency. With […]