ugandan_diaspora_social_networking_event
Inside Politics

Transitional Politics in Uganda | Tyranny of numbers at Grand Citizens’ Debate

If Wednesday’s Grand citizen’s debate had pitted the minister for the Presidency, Frank Tumwebaze, against only the FDC-founding president Kizza Besigye, in a direct one-on-one match-up, it would still have been an unfair c...


Sunday Monitor | Archbishops deny pro-Mbabazi scheme

Three Anglican and Catholic bishops have denied claims in a much-publicized secret police tape that they are supporting and promoting Prime Minister Amama Mbabazi’s supposed presidential bid in 2016. The one-hour-thirty-minut...



Weekly Observer | Amama, Kayihura spy tapes exposed

Recording reveals new details about the extent of Prime Minister Mbabazi’s strength among lower-level party cadres. As tensions between President Museveni and Prime Minister Amama Mbabazi persist, it has emerged that police c...



Weekly Observer | Mbabazi Row – Museveni Doing it the Obote Way

Although 1964 and 2014 are half a century apart, Ugandan politics, especially contestation at the highest level, does not seem to have changed much over the decades. Observers last week drew parallels between the present suspic...


Uganda’s Former Vice President Gilbert Bukenya Attacks & Blames PM Amaama Mbabazi For NRM Party Woes – Full Statement Below

NRM enemies are more from within than from without — I have read with much interest the article written by Mrs Jacqueline Mbabazi, the wife of Hon Amama Mbabazi attacking the NRM for displaying what she called “fascist...



Retired Col. Kiiza Besigye Speaks Out on Museveni – Mbabazi Fall Out, Full Statement Below

Below is Besigye’s statement in full — Mrs Jacqueline Mbabazi’s press statement published by (among others) the Sunday Monitor of 9th March 2014 offers several interesting insights into the current state of the Musev...



Uganda Observer | Museveni Speaks on succession

At the end of the stormy NRM caucus meeting on Tuesday, President Museveni said in African tradition the head of the household names an heir. Reacting harshly to his Prime Minister Amama Mbabazi’s perceived bid to succeed him...


Inside Politics | NRM Caucus Cuts Mbabazi’s Powers

By Isaac Imaka & Mercy Nalugo — Prime Minister Amama Mbabazi has this week seen his authority as ruling party secretary general reduced after MPs agreed to shift some of his responsibilities to a junior minister. A...






ugandan_diaspora_social_networking_event