Earlier this month the US had given out a report that it will "deal" with the Ugandan officials who took part in the "unfair" January 14th general elections.The country's Chief Justice Alphonse Owiny Dollo and the chairman of the Electoral Commission Simon Mugenyi Byabakama became the first people to be sanctioned by the US.
Uganda President Yoweri Museveni ( Photo Courtesy) Months after securing another term in office, Uganda President Yoweri Museveni has been dealt a major blow after the USA Government slapped visa bans on senior members of his adminstration. Museveni was re-elected for a sixth term in office during the January election after defeating his closest challenger Robert Kyagulanyi alias Bobi Wine. According to the official results, Museveni garnered 58% of the vote against Wine's 34%. The opposition would immediately
Today on 22nd April 2021 Ugandans are celebrating a birthday of the former opposition leader Kizze Besigye as he turns 65 years old.As the Ugandans were sending their best wishes to Kizza, the current opposition leader, Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu commonly known as Bobi wine was not left behind.
Ugandans have reacted after President Yoweri Museveni promised to fully open Uganda once they fulfil the condition he gave.President Museveni promised to lift the ongoing curfew and movement restrictions when five million people will be vaccinated against Covid-19.The good news comes at a time when 213,514 people have received the Covid-19 jabs out of the estimated forty million people.
In most of the African countries there are presidents who have been in power since independence.Here is the list of Africa's longest serving presidents.Some of them changed their constitution while others used dictatorship to remain in power.Chad's President Deby Itno died on Tuesday from wounds suffered on the battlefield after being in power for more than 30 years.
Just a few days after meeting with Tanzania's president— Samia Suluhu Hassan, President Yoweri Museveni has delivered some good news to both Kenyans and Ugandans.Breaking the news of Kenyan convoy which had visited Uganda, the president informed through his Twitter page that many positive resolutions were made regarding relationships between the two nations.
Gatundu South MP Moses Kuria was arrested for defying Covid-19 protocols and is being held at Karuri Police Station.Aman accused of defiling his daughter is to spend a week at the Kisii Remand Prison.Principal Magistrate Ezekiel Obinah ordered that he be detained until Monday when the court will rule on his bond terms.
Ugandans have sent heartful requests to President Yoweri Museveni ahead of the nation address.President Museveni is scheduled to address Uganda tomorrow on issues regarding Covid-19.Presidential press secretary Ms Lindah Nabusayi stated that the address will broadcasted live from National Leadership Institute (NALI).She also said that all TV and radio stations will air the address live.
Linus Kaikai is a media calebritity, who have been in the media industry for decades. He is among the most talented and renowned journalists in the media industry. As a popular journalist, he has risen up the ranks to be one of the most outstanding personality in the industry. He has had a chance to interview the greatest leaders in Africa including Nelson Mandela, Yoweri Museveni and Paul Kagame. He will also go down in history as the first Kenyan journalist to moderate the first presidential debate in the
Kenya And Uganda Agree to Trade on These Four Major Products After a Fruitful Meeting With Delegates
Kenya and Uganda are the two countries with the best economies in the East African region.The two countries have been enjoying good bilateral relations through the East African Community and also since their independence.Also, they have been collaborating and interacting through trade, sports, and other cultural activities.
Ugandan president Yoweri Kaguta Museveni was on Friday addressed the nation concerning the covid-19 containment measures and other issues of national importance. Since the first case of the covid-19 was reported in the country, the country's scientists have been doing all it takes to ensure they come of with the vaccine. On his address, president Yoweri Museveni revealed that by June this year, the Ugandan scientists shall have availed the vaccine and would be tried on animals. He also noted that reaching August,
Uganda held its elections in January where president Yoweri Museveni emerged as the winner. The January polls were accompanied by a lot of election malpractices. Bobi wine petitioned Museveni's victory but his plans Did not work out. He decided to withdraw his petition and took it to People's court. After the election, some of the high-ranked leaders were restricted by the US administration. Their Visa was banned because of their alleged plans in influencing the election. According to his statement in the letter
President Yoweri Museveni is a politician who many know as abrasive and confrontational especially when it comes to tackling his rivals any electioneering period. Just recently, he was engaged in a fierce campaign with his youthful rival Robert Kyagulanyi aka Bobi Wine whom he allegedly rigged out in the just concluded general elections that saw him(Museveni) remain in power for another term. But today, the Ugandan president broke the norm by going to church and bragging about how he enjoyed sharing the word
Africa as a Continent is now mourning after another President die while on duty.Idriss Deby passed away today when he visited troops who were fighting against the northern rebels this was a report by Chad Army Spokesman.Idriss Deby is the second President to die while on office this year his death comes after the death of Tanzanian President John Pombe Magufuli.
President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni is set to address the nation tonight at 8:00 pm on COVID19 and other matters of National Interest.President Yoweri Museveni will today, Friday, delivered a national address focusing on the Covid-19 pandemic and matters of national interest, the Uganda Media Centre has said in a Facebook post seen today.
Daily Monitor has made fun of President Yoweri Museveni following his meeting with Tanzania President Suluhu Samia at Ugandan State House yesterday.The two presidents yesterday held several conversations that included the main agenda of the day, that is oil transportation between Uganda and Tanzania.Uganda and Tanzania through the two heads of states reached an agreement and signed East African Crude Oil Pipeline (EACOP) Tripartite Project agreement.
On Sunday, Tanzania's president Samia Suluhu Hassan visited Uganda to sign a pipeline deal that was initiated by the late President John Pombe Magufuli.The incident was held at the Uganda's State House, Entebbe, where the two leaders met and discussed some of the issues affecting Tanzania, Uganda and the East Africa at large.
Kenya's key infrastructure projects seem to have stalled even as its neighbors enter into new logistical agreements.Putting pen to paper, Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni and tanzania's new leader Samia Suluhu Hassan signed three agreements that include an oil pipeline transportation agreement.Image: Courtesy The highlight of the deal is the construction of a 3.5 billion dollar crude pipeline to help ship crude from fields in Western Uganda to the port of Tanga Tanzania for exports to International Markets.
She is in the country on a one-day official visit to discuss matters of mutual interests between the two neighboring nations.Yoweri Museveni and Suluhu are expected to tour the East African Crude Oil Pipeline (EACOP), the $3.55 billion electrically heated pipeline.In the same message on his social media platforms, President Museveni said the agenda of his Tanzanian counterpart’s visit was to bolster relations between the two nations and conclude the agreement for the East African Crude Oil Pipeline (EACOP) Tripartite project.
Courtesy Tanzania President Samia Suluhu Hassan, was this afternoon received by President Yoweri Museveni in Uganda statehouse, hours after she landed in Entebbe.The two heads of States, President Samia Suluhu and President Yoweri Museveni are eying to finalise the lucrative oil deal by signing the long awaited Final Investment Decision through.