[Citizen] If Ugandans had gone to the polls last month, President Museveni would score 32 per cent of the votes, which is way below the 50 per cent plus one vote that a presidential candidate requires to win an election outright, an opinion poll by Research World International shows.
[Monitor] Kampala -The State Minister for International Affairs, Mr Oryem Okello, yesterday said it was the choice of the Sudanese people to determine their destiny after President Omar al-Bashir was overthrown.
[Monitor] Several months back, a familiar kind of land dispute was resolved in unusual style.
[Monitor] Kampala -President Museveni has praised his former prime minister Amama Mbabazi for his contribution towards the liberation struggle that brought the ruling National Resistance Army (NRA) into power in 1986.
[Monitor] Kampala -President Museveni has granted an 18-month extension to the Commission of Inquiry into Land Matters to enable it complete its task.
[This is Africa] Political scenarios would be ludicrous if played out in any other arena, but the African political scene is never without its antics.
[Monitor] Kampala -President Museveni has said the death of former Kampala City mayor and DP president John Ssebaana Kizito has left the party and Opposition with weak leaders only focused on “eating” and selling their political souls to the highest bidder with no aim of building the nation.
[Observer] At 2:57pm, President Museveni, dressed in military uniform, arrived at Serena International Conference Centre for the budget reading.
[Monitor] Entebbe -President Museveni yesterday, in the company of Ethiopian premier Hailemariam Desalegn, capitalised on the opportunity to express displeasure with the impasse over the new framework that seeks to replace colonial agreements on sharing and usage of the River Nile.
[Monitor] Jinja -Police in Jinja have denied receiving a refund of the stolen Shs20m; part of Shs110 million that President Museveni had donated to a Jinja-based journalist, Ms Brenda Gimbo, for an operation in India.