Uganda’s Defence Minister Meets UN Review Team

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The Minister of Defence and Veteran Affairs Hon Adolf Mwesige has met Mr Youssef Mahmoud and his team from the High Level Independent Panel on Peace Operations for the United Nations Organisation Stabilisation Mission in the Democratic Republic of Congo(MONUSCO),at the headquarters of the Ministry of Defence and Veteran Affairs in Mbuya, Kampala. MONUSCO was tasked with neutralising armed groups,reducing the threat posed to State authority and make space for stabilisation activities. The Minister and the UN team discussed issues concerning the UN continuity with the provision of support to…

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CAUGHT-OFF-GUARD; NRM Supporter Just wanted to Fleece MUseveni but his Nailed Story was a Pure Fabrication of events

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By Daniels N. Tatya Isaac Katalogos story is just one of the many the country will experience with the makers of them working just to exploit money from Museveni’s NRM claiming to have gotten problems because of their strong allegiance and support for Museveni and his NRM. one such story is that of Katoogo where according to Police , is is just a fabricated one. Police in Mbale has found out Isaac Katoogo had fabricated a Story, claiming he had been nailed . He was interrogated for five hours at…

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Uganda’s Defence Minister Meets UN Review Team

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The Minister of Defence and Veteran Affairs Hon Adolf Mwesige has met Mr Youssef Mahmoud and his team from the High Level Independent Panel on Peace Operations for the United Nations Organisation Stabilisation Mission in the Democratic Republic of Congo(MONUSCO),at the headquarters of the Ministry of Defence and Veteran Affairs in Mbuya, Kampala. MONUSCO was tasked with neutralising armed groups,reducing the threat posed to State authority and make space for stabilisation activities. The Minister and the UN team discussed issues concerning the UN continuity with the provision of support to…

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DCJ Flags-off Masaka Criminal Appeals Session

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At least 45 criminal appeals are set to be handled in Masaka during a month-long session at the Masaka High Court. The Court of Appeal session was flagged off on Monday (September 16) by the Deputy Chief Justice, Alfonse Chcagmoy Owiny Dollo. The regional sessions is one of the efforts to address backlog at the appellate court. The Deputy Chief Justice, Alfonse Owiny-Dollo, said the cause-listed appeals are for sentences and convictions passed between 2011 and 2015. He said it was important to increase the number of Justices at the…

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Bitter Museveni Promises ‘An eye for an eye and a tooth for a tooth’ against killers of innocent people

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BY Daniels N. Tatya Bitter and tired of reports of people being killed, raped, terrorised and kidnapped by organised criminals in the Country, the bitter President Museveni has said, “The NRM always believes in the Law of Moses: An eye for an eye and a tooth for a tooth.” “…the Courts need to move quickly on the cases of murder, rape and terrorism, the big backlog of cases notwithstanding. The punishments must also be severe, including the hanging of Killers. MUSEVENI: Fellow Ugandans and, especially the Bazukulu. First of all,…

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Seven Confirmed Dead, others severally Injured in Nakasongola Bus accident

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By Xpress Times Reporter Seven people have been confirmed dead and 11 others injured in a road accident involving a Roblyn Coaches Bus and a parked truck that had developed a Mechanical Condition at Namayonjo village, Nakasongola District Wednesday morning. Mr Christopher Ssendijja, the Officer in Charge Nakasongola Police Station said five people died on the spot while two of the victims died as they were being rushed to hospital. “We rushed at the accident scene at 1:00am and tried our best to ensure that we save lives from the…

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Economy Not Safe as Bank of Uganda Officials Join the Corrupt World

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By Xpress Times Reporter When the thieving vise documents itself in the Central Bank-Bank of Uganda, then there is every reason for Ugandans to worry economically. Xpresss Times Uganda has learnt that several officials in the Central Bank have devised a way of at least stealing billions in Uganda shillings. These officials, who we shall next name, use tea girls, cleaners, security teams to steal billions of shillings from the Central Bank. How do they steal Under normal circumstances, used currency notes that re-enter a currency centre are first reprocessed…

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UGANDA HOSTS EAST AFRICAN COMMUNITY (EAC) CHIEFS OF MILITARY INTELLIGENCE

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Uganda is hosting all the five heads of military intelligence and their directors from the five partner states of the EAC at Protea Hotel in Entebbe. The meeting was officially opened by Lt Gen James Mugira on behalf of the Chief Of Defence Forces Gen David Muhoozi. Gen Mugira welcomed members and thanked them for turning up for the meeting. “Feel at home and do your business, Uganda is very safe” said Gen Mugira. He however, informed the chiefs that there is a multiple uprising of insecurity Locally, Regionally and…

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Tragedy in the same family son Dies Hours after retired Supreme Court Justice karokora buried

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Another Tragedy in the same family Hours after retired Supreme Court Justice Alfred Ntunduguru Emeritus Karokora was laid to rest at his home in Ruharo Kamukuzi division,Mbarara Municipality,on Wednesday afternoon,September 4,2019, the family has been hit with another wave of sorrow,receiving news of the death of Karokora’s son Albert Mwine Karokora. Albert who died last night, has been working as the mechanic assistant in charge of logistics for Nile Breweries Ltd,Mbarara branch. Albert, who passed away at Mbarara regional referral hospital,succumbed to head injuries sustained from a motor accident in…

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CONFLICTING EC; Why Should You Have a National Identity Card Yet You Won’t Choose Your Political Leader!?

Electoral officials count votes at a polling station in Uganda's capital Kampala February 18, 2016 as voting closes. REUTERS/James Akena

By Xpress Times Reporter Starting up on his journey to the State House, artist, Kyadondo East constituency Legislator and now eyeing the presidency-Ssentamu Robert Kyagulanyi aka Bobi Wine strongly told his supporters, mostly youths to register for National IDs. In what he termed “Twebereremu”, Bobi said this because he would by 2021 need the support from them (Youths), the biggest percentage of the Country’s Population to put him in power being a fellow youth. Changing goal posts Rolling out the National Identity Cards mass registration in 2015, the Electoral Commission…

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