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Vocal Politician Arrested At His Home By Heavily Armed Police Officers

Ugandas Opposition Figure Kizza Besigye Arrested At His Home By Heavily Armed Police Officers. Uganda's popular opposition figure Dr Kizza Besigye has been arrested by security operatives who were deployed at his home in Kasangati, Wakiso District in Kampala on Monday morning. This took place as he attempted to leave his home to take to the streets to resume his Clarion call to Ugandans dubbed "Wake up call" protest which is aimed at mobilising Ugandans to raise up against the skyrocketing commodity prices.

  2 months ago ago
Vocal Politician Arrested At His Home By Heavily Armed Police Officers

POLITICS

Raila or Ruto, Uganda leader Kizza Besigye Decides as he sent congratulation message to his pair

The appointment of Martha Karua as the Azimio la Umoja running mate to Raila Odinga has been taken positively by majority of people. Women are happy to be represented by their fellow at one of the top seats in the country. Women should now support their fellow and also support other women who feel that they can compete with Men who are dominant in this political sector.

  2 months ago ago
Raila or Ruto, Uganda leader Kizza Besigye Decides as he sent congratulation message to his pair

POLITICS

Kizza Besigye Left In Tears As His Hood Is Torn Apart By The Police In Heated Flow Of Events

After missing out in the last general election, many people thought that Kifefe Kizza-Besigye had finally surrendered and left the ground for Bobi Wine to lead the people in the opposition. They thought that Kizza-Besigye had finally given in to President Yoweri Museveni's tough actions against him but surprisingly, Kifefe Kizza-Besigye was back and more stronger than before.

  2 months ago ago
Kizza Besigye Left In Tears As His Hood Is Torn Apart By The Police In Heated Flow Of Events

POLITICS

Uganda's Kizza Besigye Imprisoned At Luzira Prison After Declining To Pay UGX 30 Million Cash Bail.

Uganda's Kizza Besigye Imprisoned At Luzira Prison After Declining To Pay UGX 30 Million Cash Bail. The opposition figure cum activist in Uganda Honourable Kizza Besigye was on Wednesday taken to Luzira Prison where he will be imprisoned and this was after he declined to pay 30 Million Ugandan shillings cash bail that was slapped on him by the Ugandan court.

  2 months ago ago
Uganda's Kizza Besigye Imprisoned At Luzira Prison After Declining To Pay UGX 30 Million Cash Bail.

POLITICS

Boni Khalwale Announces His Political Stand A Day After Being Spotted In The Company Of Makau Mutua

Photo courtesy: Dr Boni Khalwale. Former Kakamega Senator Dr. Boni Khalwale is undoubtedly one of the key allies of DP William Samoei Ruto from the Western Kenya region. He is interested in contesting for the Kakamega County gubernatorial seat in the general elections scheduled for August this year.

  4 months ago ago
Boni Khalwale Announces His Political Stand A Day After Being Spotted In The Company Of Makau Mutua

POLITICS

Former Uganda Presidential Aspirant Returned to His Home After a Failed Protest

Former Uganda presidential candidate Kizza Besigye faced difficulties after his plan to mobilize citizens badly backfired. According to NTV Uganda, Kizza Besigye had mobilized a group of Ugandan citizens to protest against the rising cost of living. However, things turned messy after his plan backfired and the protest dubbed "Wake Up Call" turned to be a dream.

  3 months ago ago
Former Uganda Presidential Aspirant Returned to His Home After a Failed Protest

POLITICS

Is This Respected And Powerful African Leader Set To Attend Raila's Mega Meeting At KICC?

ODM leader Raila Odinga ( Photo Courtesy) ODM leader Raila Odinga is today expected to officially kick off his State House journey when the "Azimio la Umoja" delegates assemble at the historic Kenyatta International Convention Centre to endorse his bid. President Uhuru Kenyatta who has already endorsed the former Prime Minister to succeed him, is also expected to attend the KICC event which will surely mark the beginning of a major showdown in the State House race.

  5 months ago ago
Is This Respected And Powerful African Leader Set To Attend Raila's Mega Meeting At KICC?

POLITICS

Khalwale Remarks After Meeting Makau Mutua And Kizza Besigye, Former Ugandan Presidential Aspirant

Former Kakamega county senator and current gubernatorial candidate on UDA party honourable Boni Khalwale is today a delighted man.this is after he met his fellow doctors professor Makau Mutua who is Raila Odinga's Presidential campaign spokesman and Kizza Besigye, former presidential aspirant in Uganda. He took to social media to register his happiness this evening.

  5 months ago ago
Khalwale Remarks After Meeting Makau Mutua And Kizza Besigye, Former Ugandan Presidential Aspirant

POLITICS

Try To Eject Me Out Of Power And See The Real Me - General Museveni Responds To Critics

General Yoweri Museveni responded to his critics who are who have plans of ejecting him out of power. His remarks came shortly during a televised address to the nation and after Dr Kizza Besigye formed People’s Front for Transition, a group that is aimed at ending his 36 years rule.

  10 months ago ago
Try To Eject Me Out Of Power And See The Real Me - General Museveni Responds To Critics

POLITICS

"This Is Clearly A Very Dangerous Trend" President Faulted After Latest Reports On Suspect Killings

President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni And President Uhuru Kenyatta. Photo courtesy. Ugandan opposition chief, Dr. Kizza Besigye has faulted President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni's government in the latest killings in the republic of Uganda. While appearing in a live event which was shared in his verified twitter handle, Kizza claimed that, people are being killed with claims that they're terror suspects without clear proofs and through investigation.

  8 months ago ago

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.

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

POLITICS

Boni Khalwale Clears The Air On Rumours That He Will Join Azimio La Umoja

After a closed- door meeting with close ally of Orange Democratic Movement Party leader Raila Amolo Odinga on Monday, former Kakamega county legislator Boni Khalwale has responded to rumors that he is planning to join Azimio la Umoja. On Wednesday evening, the vociferous Western region politician drumming up support for Deputy President William Ruto ahead of the much- anticipated August polls came clean on ditching the hustling nation movement via his social media account.

  4 months ago ago
Boni Khalwale Clears The Air On Rumours That He Will Join Azimio La Umoja

POLITICS

Vocal Politician Arrested At His Home By Heavily Armed Policemen.

Kizza Besigye, the Ugandan opposition leader, was arrested at his home by heavily armed police officers. Dr. Kizza Besigye, Uganda's most popular opposition politician, was arrested by security forces at his residence in Kasangati, Wakiso District, Kampala, on Monday morning. This happened as he went to leave his home to resume his Clarion call to Ugandans, called "Wake Up Call," which is meant to mobilize Ugandans to raise their voices against soaring commodity prices.

  2 months ago ago
Vocal Politician Arrested At His Home By Heavily Armed Policemen.

POLITICS

Political Activist Kizza Besigye has been Apprehended in Uganda

After attempting to leave his Kasangati residence in Wakiso county, Ugandan political leader and former presidential challenger Kizza Besigye was arrested. Besigye, the chairman of the People's Front for Transition (PFT), was detained in a police detention vehicle as he sought to return to Kasangati town to resume his rallies against high commodities prices, according to a Ugandan news site, Monitor.

  2 months ago ago
Political Activist Kizza Besigye has been Apprehended in Uganda

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.

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

POLITICS

Opposition Cannot Uproot General Museveni System Without A Violent Front - Charles Rwomushana

Political analyst and the ex Security officer Mr Charles Rwomushana yesterday said that it is not easy for the opposition to uproot General Museveni system without a violent front since his strength is the military. Charles Rwomushana's remarks came shortly yesterday after he appeared in one of the Televisions in Uganda for an interview.

  10 months ago ago
Opposition Cannot Uproot General Museveni System Without A Violent Front - Charles Rwomushana

MILITARY

UPDF Is The Best Army On Earth, Unless You Are sick And Dream About Fighting Us - Gen Muhoozi

Ugandan commander of Land Forces General David Muhoozi Kainerugaba today said that United People Defence Force(UPDF), is the best army on earth. The newly appointed Commander of land forces while speaking to senior officers in the army, said only the sick ones are dreaming about fighting the army.

  9 months ago ago
UPDF Is The Best Army On Earth, Unless You Are sick And Dream About Fighting Us - Gen Muhoozi

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.

  10 months ago ago
Kizza Besigye Treason Charges Dropped.

POLITICS

For The Opposition To Think They Can Eject Museveni By Illegal Means Is A Joke - Chris Baryomunsi

Ugandan Minister for ICT and National Guidance Hon Chris Baryomunsi has publicly said that for the opposition to think that they can eject General Museveni out of office by illegal means is a joke. His was responding to Dr Kizza Besigye newly launched People’s Front for Transition, a new pressure group that seeks to deposed General Museveni.

  10 months ago ago
For The Opposition To Think They Can Eject Museveni By Illegal Means Is A Joke - Chris Baryomunsi

POLITICS

Don't Use Your PFT Pressure Group TO Hold Illegal Rallies, Uganda Police Warns Dr Kizza Besigye

The Uganda Police today warned the four times presidential runner Dr Kizza Besigye not to use his newly formed pressure group the People's Front For Transition(PFT) to hold illegal rallies. The authorities said that illegal gatherings or any form of rallies are putting the lives of Ugandan citizens at risk, adding it can lead to the spread of Covid-19 infectious disease that has claimed the lives of so many people in Ugandan.

  10 months ago ago
Don't Use Your PFT Pressure Group TO Hold Illegal Rallies, Uganda Police Warns Dr Kizza Besigye