Sign in
Download Opera News App

besigye

POLITICS

Kenyans React After What Uganda Seasoned Politician Said About Raila's Move to Choose Martha as DP

Day after Azimio chief, Raila Odinga settled for NARC Kenya Party boss, Martha Karua as a suitable running mate to deputize him. Myriad of leaders and kenyans have expressed mixed reactions towards the move. Joining the bandwagon of Raila's supporters, is Uganda's seasoned politician cum opposition leader, Besigye.

  7 days ago ago
Kenyans React After What Uganda Seasoned Politician Said About Raila's Move to Choose Martha as DP

POLITICS

Besieged Uganda's Opposition Leader Congratulates Martha Karua After Being Named as Raila's Deputy

Uganda opposition leader Kifefe Kizza-Besigye has taken online to congratulate Azimio la Umoja-One Kenya Alliance coalition Raila Odinga and Martha Karua after the duo joined together towards 2022 August polls. Through his official tweeter page, Besigye termed Raila's naming of Karua as his running mate an historic moment in Kenya and in Africa continect at large.

  7 days ago ago
Besieged Uganda's Opposition Leader Congratulates Martha Karua After Being Named as Raila's Deputy

POLITICS

Photos Of How Uganda's Opposition Figure Kizza Besigye Was Manhandled By Police After His Arrest

Photos Of How Uganda's Opposition Figure Kizza Besigye Was Manhandled By Police After His Arrest. Ugandas opposition figure Dr. Kizza Besigye was on Thursday arrested by the police and taken to his home where he has been placed under house arrest . Besigye is a former Presidential candidate and opposition leader.

  11 days ago ago
Photos Of How Uganda's Opposition Figure Kizza Besigye Was Manhandled By Police After His Arrest

POLITICS

President Yoweri Museveni Airlifted To Germany? New Details Emerge, Besigye Speaks

For the better part of Sunday 27th June, there has been rumors of Uganda president Yoweri Kaguta Museveni admitted in a certain hospital in Kenya. This is after a picture of Uganda military helicopter, which president Museveni uses was allegedly spotted in an area rumored to be near Nairobi West hospital, with an ambulance and medics seen in a haste to help a person who is yet to be identified.

  11 months ago ago
President Yoweri Museveni Airlifted To Germany? New Details Emerge, Besigye Speaks

POLITICS

Looming Coup? Things Turn Ugly As The People Are To Be Called Into Action In 3 Week's Time In Uganda

Although Uganda President Yoweri Museveni has been doing well since taking over as the Head of State, some people have been feeling that it is high time he should step aside and leave the country's leadership to another person. One of those people is Kifefe Kizza-Besigye. Besigye has been a thorn in the flesh for Museveni for a very long period of time and today, he left many people asking themselves if there is a looming coup.

  7 months ago ago
Looming Coup? Things Turn Ugly As The People Are To Be Called Into Action In 3 Week's Time In Uganda

POLITICS

I Still Respect General Iddi Amin Because He Was A Better Leader Than Museveni - Kizza Besigye

Former FDC President Dr Kizza Besigye has once again come to say publicly that President Museveni is a worse dictator than General Iddi Amin. The four times presidential runner said Besigye he still respects General Iddi Amin because he was a better leader than President Museveni. "I still have a lot of respect to General Iddi Amin because was a better leader than President Museveni.

  7 months ago ago
I Still Respect General Iddi Amin Because He Was A Better Leader Than Museveni - Kizza Besigye

POLITICS

Besigye Asks Ugandans to End The Gun Rule Style (Video)

Uganda`s Former Presidential aspirant Kizza Besigye has called on Ugandans to fight for their freedom from the current government that is being led by President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni, adding that, it is time to end the rule of guns and replace it with democracy and rule of people.

  11 months ago ago
Besigye Asks Ugandans to End The Gun Rule Style (Video)

POLITICS

I Will Never Surrender To The Junta Regime Of Gen Museveni Amidst Intimidation - Kizza Besigye

The leader of newly launched People’s Front for Transition and pressure group Kizza Besigye has come out say that he will never surrender to the junta regime of General Museveni amidst intimidation. The four times presidential runner remarks came while appearing for an interview at one of the television stations in Uganda.

  6 months ago ago
I Will Never Surrender To The Junta Regime Of Gen Museveni Amidst Intimidation - Kizza Besigye

POLITICS

A new political outfit to end Museveni 36 years rule formed.

Yoweri museveni is one of the longest serving president in the African continent. The 77 year old won the recently general election in the country by a large margin from his opponent. To find a solution a section of Uganda opposition leaders have decided to forge there efforts together to end musevenis 36 years rule.

  7 months ago ago
A new political outfit to end Museveni 36 years rule formed.

SPORTS

Besigye Breaks His Silence Moments After Museveni's Promises To Ugandan Athletes

One of Ugandan opposition leader Kifefe Kizaa Besigye has finally came out to speak about Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni promises to Ugandan Athletes who were just from the 2020 Tokyo Olympic. Uganda came out as the second nation in Africa, just a place behind Kenya who were ranked first according to continents performance.

  9 months ago ago
Besigye Breaks His Silence Moments After Museveni's Promises To Ugandan Athletes

POLITICS

Revealed: We saved this government but it has not appreciated us (RTD. ACP Sam Omala)

He said, "I slept at Besigye’s gate for seven days during ‘Walk to Work’ protests but none of that was remembered.” Retired Assistant Commissioner of Police, Sam Omala, has said that the work he did for the Uganda Police was not appreciated enough.

  5 months ago ago
Revealed: We saved this government but it has not appreciated us (RTD. ACP Sam Omala)

HEALTH

Kizza Besigye Accuses Museveni Of Locking Down Uganda But Allows Tourists To Enjoy The Country

Veteran opposition leader Dr Kizza Besigye has questioned President Yoweri Kaguta Tibuhaburwa Museveni’s decision to lock down Ugandans but allow foreign tourists to enjoy the country. In his new total lockdown regulations to contain the spread of Covid-19 infections, Prwsusent Museveni froze transport and movement of people with a few exceptions such as tourists.

  11 months ago ago
Kizza Besigye Accuses Museveni Of Locking Down Uganda But Allows Tourists To Enjoy The Country

POLITICS

RIP: Kizza-Besigye Mourns Death Of His Former Teacher

Kifefe Kizza-Besigye is one of the most known and respected leaders in Uganda. He has been trying his best to take away the presidential seat from President Yoweri Museveni but all his sweat has been going in vain. Although Kifefe Kizza-Besigye has been speaking a lot about politics and the people of Uganda, today things were slightly different as the former leader of opposition spoke again.

  10 months ago ago
RIP:  Kizza-Besigye Mourns Death Of His Former Teacher

HEALTH

Great Contempt To Ugandans, Kizza Besigye Attacks President Museveni Over COVID- 19 Pandemic

In his Twitter handle, former presidential candidate in the 2016 general polls and opposition chief, Kifefe Kizza Besigye has attacked the way the government headed by President Museveni is managing the pandemic. Besigye claimed that Museveni is using the outdated method that is pinned in the Ministry of Health website, the 1935 Public Health Act.

  10 months ago ago
Great Contempt To Ugandans, Kizza Besigye Attacks President Museveni Over COVID- 19 Pandemic

POLITICS

Kizza Besigye Treason Charges Dropped.

After supposedly swearing himself in as President following the disputed 2016 elections, Kizza Besigye, a previous four-time presidential candidate in Uganda, was charged with treason. The withdrawal took place in December 2019 while Justice Mike Chibita was the Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP), albeit it is unclear whether Dr Besigye was told.

  7 months ago ago
Kizza Besigye Treason Charges Dropped.

POLITICS

"Is He Gettin His Feet Cold?" Bobi Wine's NUP Party 'Betrays' Besigye In His Move to Ouster Museveni

Political power wrangles in Uganda has increasingly affected the leadership of Uganda led by president Yoweri Museveni since the general elections conducted earlier this year. Bobby Wine just like other presidential candidates who have faced Museveni to claim the presidential seat has cried foul of the elections results pushing for the removal of Museveni who is in has served for over 35years.

  7 months ago ago

POLITICS

Raila Odinga Hosts Uganda's Politician Dr Kizza Besigye Amidst Liberation Talks For Uganda and Kenya

[Photo courtesy] Dr Kizza Besigye is arguably one of Uganda's longest-serving opposition leaders who has been trying to unseat the incumbent President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni. Dr Kizza can be best described as a fearless former military man who single-handedly ran against Museveni in the general election all in an effort to change Uganda's top leadership.

  8 months ago ago
Raila Odinga Hosts Uganda's Politician Dr Kizza Besigye Amidst Liberation Talks For Uganda and Kenya

POLITICS

Panga assailants may be linked to those who promised Plan B - Ofwono Opondo

Government Spokesperson Mr Ofwono Opondo has once again come out to say publicly that there are beliefs that the recent Masaka deaths by machete-wielding wielding gang may be connected to political groups who vowed to use Plan B as an alternative to forcefully capture power from the NRM government. Opondo stated that the NRM government will not sit back and relax or assume the recent insecurity situations because the political players may interfere with the peace that NRM government had restored.

  8 months ago ago
Panga assailants may be linked to those who promised Plan B - Ofwono Opondo

POLITICS

Eyebrows Raised as Raila Odinga Holds a High Profile Meeting With This Ugandan Activist

Former Prime Minister Raila Odinga has today held a high profile meeting with a renowned Ugandan Activist raising lots of speculations amid the rising political temperatures in the country ahead of the upcoming 2022 general election. (Photo, Courtesy) Raila has met renowned Ugandan Political and Human Rights Activist Kifefe Kizza Besigye for a high profile meeting at his office.

  8 months ago ago
Eyebrows Raised as Raila Odinga Holds a High Profile Meeting With This Ugandan Activist

EDUCATION

“The Biggest Crime This Government Has Ever Done Is Refusing To Re-open Schools" Dr Kizza Besigye

Dr Besigye, a medical doctor and the ex personal physician to President Museveni, noted the closure of all Ugandan schools and other restrictions enforced by Education ministry due to the Covid-19 pandemic are illogical and unjustified. “The biggest crime this government has ever done is refusing to re-open schools.

  9 months ago ago
“The Biggest Crime This Government Has Ever Done Is Refusing To Re-open Schools