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FDC delegates tell Mafabi to quit race for Gen. Muntu

The leader of opposition in parliament Nandala Mafabi who is currently contesting alongside Maj. Gen. Mugisha Muntu and Tororo Municipality MP Geoffrey Ekanya to replace Col. Kiiza Besigye as Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) president is in Kyenjonjo district meeting party delegates. Nandala asked FDC leaders and supporters to support his candidature to replace Besigye. […]

NRM breaks its own constitution, party splits

  Things are still not fine on the side of the National Resistance Movement (NRM) in Usuk County (in Katakwi) parliamentary by elections as the opposition candidates in the race are  performing and combing villages to get support while the government is still busy fighting amongst members on who is the rightful party candidate. The […]

Muntu and Nandala’s candidature in race to replace Besigye is a litmus test for FDC

 The candidature of leader of opposition, Nandala Mafabi, former army commander Maj. Gen. Mugisha Muntu and Tororo municipality MP, Geoffrey Ekanya for the Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) party Presidency heralds a new dawn in Uganda’s politics, call it a litmus test for both FDC as a political party and the country (Uganda) at large. […]

FDC party president race may split FDC

  Sections of Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) party supporters across the board i.e from Kasese to Mbale, Kalangala to Gulu, Kisoro to Kotido and from Busia to Arua have expressed fears that the ongoing party president campaigns may divide Col. Kiiza Besigye’s party. There are three candidates in the race, Geoffrey Ekanya, Nandala Mafabi […]

Get opportunity in Institute for Humane Studies Scholarships in US

The Institute for Humane Studies Scholarships of up to $15,000 are awarded to undergraduate or graduates to study in the United States or abroad. About 180 scholarships are awarded to outstanding undergraduate, graduate, law, and professional students who are exploring the principles, practices, and institutions necessary to a free society through their academic work. Each […]

Opposition parties send EALA candidates to parliament for vetting

  The leaders of opposition parties are through with the list of candidates they want to represent them in EALA. The Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) has chosen its iron lady Salaam Musumba, and former MP Augustine Ruzindana to be its candidate for EALA. The Uganda Peoples Congress has sent Cecilia Nyakait, Okello Okello and […]

Makerere University students’ cerebrations paralyze Kampala

  Scenes of jubilation and joy played out as hundreds of Makerere University students poured onto the Democratic Party headquarters to celebrate Democratic Party (DP) candidate Ivan Kata’s victory in the Guild Presidential elections. The students paralysed business and blocked business at city house as they descended from the university through william street. Kata won […]

Paul Mwiru swears in as MP for Jinja East

Parliament has conducted an oath ceremony for the newly-elected Jinja East Member of Parliament Paul Mwiru. Mwiru, the Forum for Democratic Change candidate, defeated NRM’s Nathan Igime Nabeta in last week’s by-election in Jinja. Mwiru bagged 6,758 votes against Nabeta’s 6,057. The second runner up in the race was DP’s Alex Waiswa Mufumbiro. Mwiru, a […]

Museveni receives intelligence report on how government lost Jinja MP Elections

President Museveni has received a shocking report narrating how the ruling party, NRM lost last week’s parliamentary by election to an opposition candidate. The highly contested race was won by Paul Mwiru of Forum for Democratic Change (FDC). The report shows that FDC used smear campaign to defeat NRM candidate, Nathan Igime Nabeta. For example, […]

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