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OPINIONS: ‘Breakdown in public security management’ in Uganda 

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Things fall apart: Gen. Kale Kayihura’s song out

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OPINION: Former RDC tells President Museveni to quit State Power

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By Asuman Odaka Although I’ve been opposing the Museveni’s regime throughout my political life, only one aspect of his regime wins my emotion and protection; the professional men and women in uniform. Whenever I am driving on a highway and I securely detect a person in uniform by the roadside, I have always stopped my …

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By Odaka Asuman Although am a Muslim, there are Pentecostal Pastors I enjoyed listening to, Pastor Martin Ssempa was one of those. I loved his radical and uncompromising stance against immortality and injustice. When I was at Makerere university , it was Pastor Ssempa’s  radical talks that used to attract me to the Friday evening …

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By Asuman Odaka 2018! With only hours to 2019, I know you my readers want it to end anyhow.  According to the Ugandan whether focus, 2019 is likely to end with rain. In my Luo culture rain comes to wash the bad as it brings blessings. The Author – Asuman Odaka. This will wash the …

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By Asuman Odaka Since Prof. Barnabas Nawangwe ascended to the top post of the Ivory tower, many disturbing policies are being passed and Ugandan are simply silent not knowing they are breeding a dictatorship in an institution that is supposed to be a centre of intellectual discourse as it trains free thinking. This kind of …

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By Asuman Odaka People Power (Amani g’Abantu) as a political slogan calling people to action first emerged as a political statement from the Bugiri Municipality Elections that brought Hon. Asuman Basalirwa to parliament. Credit is given to the few who originated the slogan that is threatening to take Mr. Museveni to his waterloo. People Power …

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By Peter Labeja I am too mad at the Forum for Democratic Change Party for continuously vindicating the National Resistance Movement Party’s long stay in power. What will the generation of Bobi Wine tell their grand children about the Forum for Democratic Change Party? First, that everything fellow journalist Andrew Mwenda said about them was …

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By President Yoweri K. Museveni  “On behalf of all Ugandans, I send condolences to the families of the people who died in the accident on Lake Victoria last evening. According to preliminary information from the security services, this, apparently, was a private, unregistered, unlicensed and maybe uninsured boat. The boat was owned by somebody called …

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Arsenal boss Emery is aiming to get one over on Liverpool, who has enjoyed some positive results against the Gunners in recent years. The Emery era is, however, beginning to take shape with the club winning 11 of their last 12 matches. Arsenal were finally stopped from win No 11 last weekend with Crystal Palace emerging …

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President Yoweri Museveni on Saturday afternoon made a statement on the current crimes in the country. He says, those who are suspected to have killed businessman Archie Rwego have been arrested. Read full statement below, verbatim     Dear Countrymen, Countrywomen and Bazzukulu. There were two incidents of crime that I would like to draw to …

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By Mwaka Lutukumoi “Advice to NRM: Negotiate your way out of power to avoid humiliations,” Mwaka In 1980s, the demographic of youth population was higher, though not 78% below 30 years. Uganda has the youngest youth population in the world at 77% being between the above ages. 80% are unemployed and are easily swayed by emotions not reason. …

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