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NTV News Video | NRM Supporters in Mbarara Deface Mbabazi Posters Ahead of His Rally

Early on Saturday morning groups of NRM supporters went around Mbarara town defacing posters of the Go Forward independent candidate Amama Mbabazi ahead of his rally in the town. As the sun rose at dawn illuminating the dark al...


The East African | Museveni-Akena deal makes a case for Besigye-Mbabazi alliance in the hunt for votes

The recent revelation by President Yoweri Museveni that a faction of the Uganda People’s Congress (UPC), the country’s second-oldest political party, is on the verge of sealing an alliance with the National Resistance Movem...



UWAI | The Uganda Boston Community Parents and Students Career Day Highlights!

The Uganda Women’s Association International (UWAI) hosted the first Parents and Students Career Day Educational Workshop on Saturday, November 14, 2015 at the Boys and Girls Club of Waltham.  The purpose of the Workshop was...



Ssese Islands Adventure | Chicken Soup For The Soul By Ambrose Ndiwulira

For the love of God and our neighbors we hatched this crazy idea to go and share the good news to folks of a remote island deep in lake victoria. By this time we were freshmen at University, we were young and passionate about c...


Opinion | An Outsider’s View Of The Kampala Lord Mayor’s Woes – By Moses Khisa

For his sheer resilience, consistence, and determination, Kampala Lord Mayor Erias Lukwago stands out in the current struggle against a corrupt and decadent system of rule superintended by General Museveni. Critics, mostly us t...



President Forever | The Electoral Race Has Started, But the Winner Seems Pre-Ordained – The Economist

THERE is a curious new vehicle crawling the streets of Kampala, Uganda’s capital. It is a pickup truck, but mounted on its back is a sort of mechanical merry-go-round. As it crawls through traffic, two mannequins pedalling bi...



NBS TV Raw Video | Embattled Kampala Mayor Lukwago Arrested, Shots Fired, Journalist Wounded

A television reporter working for Delta TV was rushed to Mulago hospital after he was shot during a teargas-permeated scuffle in which defiant Kampala Lord Mayor Erias Lukwago was arrested. The journalist has been identified as...


Joe Malaika | Presents The 3rd Annual Excessive Fashion Show – Saturday, November 21st, Hilton Boston-Woburn, MA

Joe Malaika Presents 3rd annual Excessive Fashion which will be held on Saturday, November 21 Hilton Boston-Woburn. Venue address —  2 Forbes Road, Woburn, MA 01801. This will be a benefit fashion event in support of the...



Opinion | Why We Can’t Have a Presidential Contest of Policies or Programs By Moses Khisa

An often-repeated lie is that Gen Museveni is a strong ‘policy presidential’ candidate. That he wins because he presents the best policy packages while his opponents, principally Dr Kizza Besigye, lack a persuasive policy ...


Uganda Decides | How Social Media Is Shaping The 2016 Presidential Race

This is not a terror alert. The President is on a desperate search. Gen Yoweri Museveni wants to meet a woman who was apparently photographed kissing his portrait.  For days now, one of the most trending photos on social media...



The Observer | How dancing Mbabazi is getting his crowds

Opinion — Before former Prime Minister Amama Mbabazi hit the campaign trail, critics said he would not be able to marshal huge numbers of supporters because he was deemed unpopular and out of touch with ordinary Ugandans....



Election Politics | Amama Mbabazi is not after FDC’s lunch By Mathias Mpuuga

In his Observer column on September 30, 2015, Ssemujju Ibrahim Nganda brilliantly warned against friendly fire in the race for a joint opposition presidential flag bearer. He asked the sides of John Patrick Amama Mbabazi and Dr...


UIA Media Brief | The 8th Diaspora Home is Best Summit – ‘Realizing my Dream Investment’

As has now become an annual custom for the Government of Uganda, Uganda Investment Authority (UIA) in collaboration with other relevant Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs) is organizing a business summit that brings tog...



Events | Josephine Ssenkungo EdD(c), MSN, RN | The New Mexico Board of Nursing Newly Appointed Director of Education and Unlicensed Assistive Personnel (UAP) – Boston Seminar

The New Mexico Board of Nursing is proud to introduce the New Director of Education and Unlicensed Assistive Personnel (UAP),  Ms. Ssenkungo is originally from Kampala, Uganda, and an immigrated to the United States in 1998. S...



Human Rights Watch | Uganda – Ensure Free and Fair Elections | Unimpeded Media, Police Accountability Critical to Campaigns

For Immediate Release – The Ugandan government should ensure a level playing field, free from abuse for all voters and candidates during the 2016 presidential election campaigns, Human Rights Watch said today. Police brutali...


Aviation News | Ethiopian Airlines To Become First African Carrier to Take Delivery of Airbus A350 XWB Next Year.

The first Airbus A350-900 for Ethiopian Airlines is taking shape on the Final Assembly Line (FAL) in Toulouse, France.  Ethiopian Airlines will be the first African A350 XWB operator when it takes delivery of the aircraft next...



The Observer | How Mbabazi, Besigye race has divided Buganda

Summary – Ssuubi group and other opposition politicians stand to lose as NRM candidates look set to benefit.  Parliamentary contestants in Buganda could pay dearly for taking sides in the mini-contest between FDC preside...



Sunday Monitor | A Three Horse Race | Museveni, Besigye, Amama Pick Campaign Teams

Kampala- As the 2016 presidential campaigns kick off tomorrow, with the various candidates holding their first rallies in diverse parts of the country, the incumbent, President Museveni, has picked a team of people he expects t...



Opinion | Paul L. Mukasa | My Impressions of Mbabazi’s Acceptance Speech

Opinion – I have finally managed to sit down and read John Patrick Amama Mbabazi’s acceptance speech following his nomination at Nambole this week and here is my assessment. It was a smart, idealistic and visionary spee...


Deborah R. Malac | The Incoming US Ambassador to the Republic of Uganda

Deborah R. Malac, of Virginia, a Career Member of the Senior Foreign Service will be the incoming Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Republic of Uganda following confirmation hea...






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