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You Said Will Oust Museveni Before End Year And We Have Less Than 60 Days, Ofwono Mocks Bobi Wine

Ugandan government spokesperson Mr Ofwono Opondo today publicly mocked Bobi Wine whom after becoming dissatisfied with the January disputed presidential elections stated that he will oust General Museveni before the year ends. The Ugandan spokesperson, Ofwono Opondo, said that he wishes to tell the musician-turned politician that the year has less than 60 days to end.

  2 months ago ago
You Said Will Oust Museveni Before End Year And We Have Less Than 60 Days, Ofwono Mocks Bobi Wine

POLITICS

No Law Forbids General Muhoozi Kainerugaba From Contesting For The Presidency - Ofwono Opondo

Governorment Spokesperson Ofwono Opondo today again come out to comment on the matter of General Muhoozi Kainerubaga being on the ballot paper in come 2026 presidential elections. According to Ofwono Opondo, there is no law that forbids General Muhoozi Kainerugaba from contesting for the presidency in any Ugandan election process, adding Kainerugaba has all what is takes for his name to appear on the ballot paper.

  2 months ago ago
No Law Forbids General Muhoozi Kainerugaba From Contesting For The Presidency - Ofwono Opondo

SOCIETY

Explosives Hurled At Bobi Wine's House Before He Takes His Children into Hiding

Ugandan presidential candidate, Robert Kyagulanyi, prominently known as Bobi Wine, on Thursday said he got informed about a forthcoming plot to kidnap of his kids. This was after him allegedly finding an explosive device on his son's bedroom window. Be had to fly them away to his close relatives out of Uganda.  Photo: Courtesy (previous incident) Since the previous evening, online media has been swirling after a photograph and travel subtleties of the Kyadondo East MP's kids at Entebbe International Airport

  11 months ago ago
Explosives Hurled At Bobi Wine's House Before He Takes His Children into Hiding

POLITICS

"The Opposition Legislative Agenda Will Suffer A Stillbirth" Government Spokesman Ofwono Opondo

Government Spokesman Mr Ofwono Opondo yesterday punched holes into the opposition legislative agenda that was initiated last week by the leader of Opposition. Mr Opondo added that this agenda is going nowhere just as Mugisha Muntu 's agenda in 2015 hit a dead rock. "The launched opposition legislative agenda will suffer a stillbirth," Ofwono Opondo said.

  3 months ago ago

POLITICS

"President Museveni Doesn't Need Your Congratulatory Messages," Ofwono Opondo Tells Off Opposition

The Ugandan government spokesperson Mr Ofwono Opondo came out to say that president Yoweri Kaguta Museveni does not need any congratulatory messages from the opposition because the president worked hard to secure his win.His sentiments came barely few hours after the National Unity Party platform has today held a mass

  9 months ago ago

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.

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

POLITICS

President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni Tested The Patience Of International Allies

Not long, Museveni expelled the Democratic Governance Facility (DGF) one of the leading Non governmental organizations in the country that were aiming at promoting democracy in Uganda over allegations of sponsoring subversive activities.

  9 months ago ago
President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni Tested The Patience Of International Allies

POLITICS

Human Rights Violation in Uganda as US eyes Museveni

After assuming office through force and overthrowing Obote's government in 1985,His Excellency Yoweri Kaguta Museveni made peace with the then Us president Reagan.Perhaps many Ugandans never thought he would stay in office for that long.

  9 months ago ago
Human Rights Violation in Uganda as US eyes Museveni

POLITICS

"European Union Involvement In Ugandan Affairs Is For Their Selfish Reasons," Ofwono Opondo Says

Ugandan government spokesperson Ofwono Opondo has rubbished the involvement of the European Union parliament in solving Ugandan problems.

  9 months ago ago

POLITICS

"Bobi Wine Was Just Pursuing Personal Interest He Is Not President," Ofwono Opondo Says

The Ugandan government spokesman has once again come out to attack the National Unity Party leader Robert Ssentamu Kyagulanyi alias Bobi wine saying that one of the failure of Bobi wine to take power from the National Resistance Movement (NRM) is because he was looking for personal interest something that has put him into a very vulnerable position.

  7 months ago ago

POLITICS

"Humble Yourselves If You Want Power From Museveni," Ofwono Opondo Says To Opposition

The government spokesperson Ofwono Opondo,while appearing before the media yesterday,said that the opposition should act in a humble way and manner,if they are to tempt Museveni to surrender power to them.

  9 months ago ago

POLITICS

"Democratic Governance Facility was funding National Unity Party,"Says Ofwono Opondo

Recently,the European Union has promised to take the next course of action following the dirty polls of January 14 in Uganda.The top officials say that the Uganda's elections were marred with fraud and irregularities and were not peaceful. They say this is because the Ugandan security agencies were used by the incumbent President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni to torture, arrest and beat up people and in certain cases killed many in their tens. Again President Museveni expelled the Democratic Governance Facility (DGF)

  9 months ago ago

SOCIETY

Sparked outrage in Uganda after lawmakers given $30M to buy cars amid covid-19 crisis

Uganda handed over nearly $30M to it's members of Parliament to buy cars whereas the poor country is still under covid -19 crisis.The act sparked an outrageous reactions to both citizens and humanitarian activists in the country,calling it a shameful act while the tax payers are in danger of economic factor(less privileged are hungry) amid covid-19 pandemic.Each of every 529 lawmakers received 200 million shillings to get new cars when the covid-19 cases are still surging bringing the country economic to it's alterations affecting the common citizens and deteriorating the living standard of the less privileged.

  4 months ago ago
Sparked outrage in Uganda after lawmakers given $30M to buy cars amid covid-19 crisis

POLITICS

Kyagulanyi Finally Withdrew The Petition From The supreme Court

The government spokesperson Mr Ofwono Opondo says that Kyagulanyi lacked the evidence to prove to supreme court to nullify president Museveni's Victory and that is why he finally decided to instruct his attorneys through Medard Ssegona to withdraw the case from the supreme court.This came after the supreme court in

  9 months ago ago
Kyagulanyi Finally Withdrew The Petition From The supreme Court

POLITICS

Big Blow To Ugandans As President Museveni Orders Closure of All Social Media Ahead of Election Day

Uganda has instructed internet service providers to shut down all social networks and messaging apps by Tuesday indefinitely, according to a letter from the country's communications regulator quoted by Reuters news agency.  Consumers had complained earlier on Tuesday, that they could not access Facebook and WhatsApp, the most widely used social media platforms in the pre-election campaign in the East African country.  "Uganda Communications Commission directs to suspend access and use, directly or indirectly,

  10 months ago ago
Big Blow To Ugandans As President Museveni Orders Closure of All Social Media Ahead of Election Day

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Uganda 2021 Elections: Uganda Orders All Social Media Platforms To Be Closed

Uganda has ordered all social media platforms providers as well as to be closed as from Tuesday 12 January to unknown date that is according to the letter from the controller of communication in that country that was quoted by the Reuters News Report.  The users were complaining earlier that they were not able to access Facebook and What's app among some of the most used social media platforms during such a period campaign and presidential election in this East African country.  "Communications commission

  10 months ago ago
Uganda 2021 Elections: Uganda Orders All Social Media Platforms To Be Closed

POLITICS

The Ugandan Authorities Restores Social Media Sites except Facebook

Ugandan government spokesman ofwono Opondo has said that they have released the elements of social media such as Twitter,Instagram and WhatsApp unless Facebook which they think is lethal or else fatal .He added on how they are going to examine the posture of the social media platform already released and he will inform on Facebook restoration.Ugandan president yoweri museveni ,ordered the blocking of Facebook by the elections due to the report that it had shut down 220 accounts linked to the ministry of information

  9 months ago ago
The Ugandan Authorities Restores Social Media Sites except Facebook