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Politics is About Ideology not Sport -Museveni Responds to People Saying He’ll Be Unfit to Rule beyond 75

    President Museveni has responded to media reports attributed to him about the performance of leaders above the age of 75 saying politics is about ideology and service and not sport where one is needed to compete physically. “Politics is not Olympics or rugby where you need to compete physically. The presidency is a […]

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Categories BreakingGeneralNews

Museveni: Age Limit Is Against The Constitution

The presence of age limits for any elective office goes against Article 1 of the 1995 Constitution, the bedrock of that supreme law, which says “Power belongs to the people”, President Yoweri Museveni has said. Since Ugandans are the custodians of the Constitution and their country, the President said, they should be given the ultimate […]

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Categories GeneralHistory

What caused Gen Oyite-Ojok’s helicopter crash?

On the morning of Friday, December 2, 1983, Oyite-Ojok flew to the Luweero Triangle area to inspect the army’s counterinsurgency operations against the National Resistance Army (NRA) guerrillas. The helicopter set off for the Luweero Triangle. Oyite-Ojok had laid out a strategic military plan to defeat Yoweri Museveni’s NRA guerrillas once and for all, and […]

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Categories GeneralNews

Gulu’s Embattled DPC Fired From Office

    ASP Joseph Ayiki, the acting Gulu District Police Commander has been removed from office following the Wednesday incident at TAKS centre that left him hospitalized. Ayiki was shot by an EXPOSS  security guard at TAKS centre following an exchange with the DPC who reportedly went to the daytime recreational centre late when it […]

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Categories BreakingGeneralNews

UTC-Lira Students Arrest Principal, March Him To Police

Nathan Buchan Talwana the principle of  Uganda Technical College Lira was on Monday evening arrested by his students and handed over to Lira Central Police Station over allegations of  corruption and tribalism. Students accuse Talwana of among others, mismanaging college funds, firing staff and recruiting his friends and family. They also cite weaknesses in the […]

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Categories BreakingGeneralNews

Kole’s Ayer Seed Sec School Closed Over Violent Strike

Atleast 392 students from Ayer Seed Secondary School in Kole district were on Monday dispersed from the school following a violent strike on Sunday night. Johnson Olong, the school’s deputy headteacher said the students threw stones at the buildings of the school  smashing the windows of the administration block, the stores and two classroom blocks. […]

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Categories GeneralNews

Centenary Bank Donates UG Shs 10 million To Lira Diocese

Centenary Bank Limited has donated 10 million shillings towards the refurbishment and enlargement of Lira Cathedral Church as an activity to mark Lira Diocese’s Golden Jubilee in 2018. Lira  Bank branch Manager Sam Ebinu on Sunday delivered the dummy cheque to the Vicar General of Lira Diocese Rev. Fr. Desiderius Pule Olima before the congregation that had turned […]

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Categories BreakingGeneralNews

Museveni Gives Lira Catholic Community 400 M For Cathedral Refurbishment

    President Museveni on Saturday gave the Lira Catholic community UGX 400 million. He was the chief guest at the fundraising for the refurbishment of the Lira Catholic Cathedral at Akii Bua stadium. The president handed over UGshs 90 million cash out of the UGX 400 million and pledged to have the remaining balance […]

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