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The Economist | The arrest of Bobi Wine has shaken Uganda – Hands up for the Ghetto President

THE video for his song “Freedom” imagines Robert Kyagulanyi, better known as Bobi Wine, trapped in a jail cell. Now the singer-turned-politician really is locked up. On August 13th the authorities in Uganda arrested Mr Wine...


Opinion | Museveni’s government is in disarray but why won’t it fall? By Andrew M. Mwenda

The recent crackdown on pro “Free Bobi Wine” protesters in Kampala is not a sign of President Yoweri Museveni’s strength but vulnerability. This crackdown is being conducted by the police reinforced by the army. The soldi...



Court Martial | Uganda’s Military Court Drops Charges against MP Bobi Wine as Police re-arrests him

Ugandan independent MP Robert Kyagulanyi also known as Bobi Wine has been charged with treason. Mr Kyagulanyi, was on Thursday charged before Gulu Magistrates Court for stoning the Presidential motorcade. He has been remanded t...



Afropop Worldwide | International Artists sign statement in support of jailed Musician Bobi Wine

Artists Release Statement in Support of Bobi Wine — Ugandan musician/activist-turned-politician Bobi Wine was taken into custody on Monday and charged with possessing illegal weapons and treason. His family had no id...


International Law Firm | Amsterdam & Partners LLP Retained by Ugandan Political Prisoner Bobi Wine

By Robert Amsterdam | Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu, an opposition Member of Parliament of Kyadondo East constituency in Uganda who is most widely known as the pop musician “Bobi Wine,” has retained the international law firm ...



State House | President Museveni’s latest statement on the ongoing violence, threats and intimidation in elections

Fellow Ugandans, thank you for your responses following my most recent post on events that followed the by-election in Arua Municipality. The problem in Arua was caused by Bobi Wine’s group together with Kassiano Wadri, w...



Arua By-election | Hon. Kassiano Ezati Wadri Arua Municipality MP elect

Breaking News — The Uganda electoral Commission has declared Hon. Kassiano Ezati Wadri duly elected member of Parliament for Arua municipality in a hotly contested race. Electoral Commission results of the top four candid...


PNUAA Elections Seattle | Pacific Northwest Ugandan American Association (PNUAA) Gets New Leadership

PNUAA Elections — Pacific Northwest Ugandan American Association (PNUAA) covers the states of, Washington, Oregon and Idaho. About 1500 Ugandans live and work in this region. The organization was founded in 1990 to unite ...



Breaking News | According to MP Robert Kyagulanyi’s Twitter account his Driver has been shot Dead in Arua town

According to a post made by Hon. Robert Kyagulanyi Sentamu on Twitter his driver was shot dead in Arua town and he further alleged his hotel has been cordoned off by Police. He was in Arua to campaign for fellow independent can...


Sunday Inspiration | Whitney Houston – I Look to You

As I lay me down Heaven hear me now I’m lost without a cause After giving it my all Winter storms have come And darkened my sun After all that I’ve been through Who on earth can I turn to I look to you I look to you...



NBS Report | FDC in Turmoil as Rival Camps Compete

NBS Report — The undercurrents within FDC point to sharp divisions within, or a splinter group on the horizon led by Mugisha Muntu. In its 14 years since birth, the strongest opposition party is confronted by its biggest ...



Diana Lwanga | Luganda Nursery Rhymes, Fun filled, Sing-along, Dance away Now on CD

Luganda Nursery Rhymes, Fun filled, Sing-along, Dance away, Play and at the end of the day put your little one to sleep with a sweet lullaby. Genre: Kids/Family: Sing-Along/Interactive. Release Date: 2017. About the author R...


News 24 | Zimbabwe’s political crisis deepens as the country awaits presidential vote results

Zimbabwe is on edge as it awaits the results of its historic presidential election. Troops have opened fire on protesters, claiming the polls have been rigged, denting hopes of a new era following the ousting of Robert Mugabe. ...



 Events | The Uganda American Association of Greater New York (UAAGNY) hosts First Midnight Cruise.

The Uganda American Association of Greater New York (UAAGNY) hosted its first Midnight Boat Cruise on July 28th, 2018 at the Army Terminal in Brooklyn, New York. The Cruise was sponsored by Mr. Saeed Hassan CEO – ABS...



Inspiring Stories | Celebrating the Life of Ray Barnett and the African Children’s Choir

Ray Barnett is the inspiration and founder of the African Children’s Choir and Music for Life based out of Vancouver, British Columbia in Canada. The African Children’s Choir is made up of children ranging from ages 7 t...


Reuters | Uganda’s Constitutional Court validates law allowing Museveni to seek re-election

KAMPALA, July 26 (Reuters) – Uganda’s constitutional court on Thursday approved removing the presidential age limit of 75 years, a ruling that would potentially allow President Yoweri Museveni to extend his three-decade...



Diaspora Events | Uganda Canada Convention Sunset Boat Cruise Toronto Saturday June 30th

To watch the video click on the UTUBE link Diaspora Television – Empress Cruises Toronto, Canada.



Air Travel | Uganda Airlines Orders two A330neo Passenger Planes from Airbus

Uganda Airlines, the national carrier of Uganda, has signed a memorandum of understanding for two A330-800neo, the new version of the best-selling A330 widebody airliner, featuring new wings new Rolls-Royce’s latest-generatio...



Uganda Canada Convention | Highlights from the Grand Finale Dinner Held at the Toronto Sheraton Center Hotel

On Sunday July 1st Canada Day weekend the Ugandan Community in Toronto held its first ever major Convention at the Toronto Sheraton Center Hotel — under the theme a bustling new investment frontier! For a first in Canada&...


Inspirational Stories | Obama Returns to the Land of his Ancestors in Kogelo, Kenya as a Private Citizen.

Source — Citizen Television, Visit the Obama Foundation to learn more — https://www.obama.org/






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