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Kyabazinga faces internal revolt

Kyabazinga of Busoga William Gabula Nadiope IV

If the Kyabazinga of Busoga William Gabula Nadiope IV insists on taking up his appointment as Ambassador in the Office of the President, he will have exposed himself to potential revolt that will likely end in him being forced from the throne. This prospect comes from the fact that all …

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Ambassador Kyabazinga: M7’s Wizardry or Desperation

Kyabazinga of Busoga William Gabula Nadiope IV

The appointment of Kyabazinga William Gabula Nadiope IV to a political office by President Museveni has left many angry, some confused while others are celebrating the move as yet another sign of Museveni’s political wizardry. For many, the president violated Uganda’s supreme law; the 1995 Constitution as well as the …

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Did Barack Obama Presidency Impact Africa? 

Barack Obama

  Kogelo village in Kisumu, Western Kenya, is where Hussein Obama, the father of out-going US President Barack Hussein Obama, was born. When Barack Obama won the US presidency eight years ago, there was euphoria in Kenya, where, unreasonably, Kenyans perceived that, because this was where his antecedents were, therefore, …

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Drama as Mumbere is re-arrested after securing bail

Omusinga wa Rwenzululu Mumbere (in glasses) appears unmoved when he was re-arrested, as opposed to his brother Kibazanga who appeared terribly annoyed by the Police's actions

  The Omusinga wa Rwenzululu Charles Wesley Mumbere was yesterday re-arrested in dramatic events shortly after securing bail from the High Court in Jinja. Police laid siege outside the Jinja High Court and despite the Omusinga’s temporary refusal to leave court after getting wind of the re-arrest plot, he later …

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UPDF shakeup; Dawn of a New Era

New CDF General David Muhoozi

The latest changes in the leadership of Uganda People’s Defence Forces (UPDF), by President Yoweri Museveni, the Commander in Chief of armed forces, marks a watershed moment in the leadership of the army. The fundamental point observed by many in the latest appointments is the finalization, nearly, of the generation …

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Water scarcity, lack of political-will hamper irrigation

Dam water for irrigation

A fortnight ago, President Yoweri Museveni concluded a week-long tour of Operation Wealth Creation (OWC) projects in Luwero district. The president captured the attention of the nation with his personal involvement in demonstrating to local people how they can counter the effects of drought. Using a bicycle and helpers to …

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