Category «National News»

Teargas, bullets rock Kamyokya

By Damali Muhkaye. Police have fired teargas and bullets to disperse residents of Kamyokya, a Kampala suburb who today entered day two of their protests demanding for the release of Kyadondo east MP Robert Kyagulanyi. Kyagulanyi who is popularly known as Bobi wine has spent part of his youthful days in Kamyokya. Yesterday the same …

Bobi wine sharing jail wing with Kitata

By Ritah Kemigisa. The government spokesperson Ofwono Opondo has revealed that the Kyadondo East MP Robert kyagulanyi is sharing his detention wing at the Makindye Military barracks with boda boda 2010 patron Abdallah Kitata. In a tweet message, Opondo also confirms that Kyagulanyi arrived safely at the military barracks. Kyagulanyi also known as Bobi wine …

Jose Chameleone leads host of artists begging Museveni to forgive Bobi Wine

By Ritah Kemigisa. Musicians have joined together in solidarity and are asking President Yoweri Museveni to forgive the detained Kyadondo East MP Robert Kyagulanyi. Kyagulanyi is today expected to appear before the general court martial in Gulu but the trial has since failed to kick off. Singer Joseph Mayanja popularly known as Jose Chameleone has …

NRM to investigate allegations of illegal voters in Arua

President Yoweri Museveni, the chairman of the ruling National Resistance Movement (NRM) has said that they are investigating allegations that some candidates in the Arua Municipality parliamentary by-election imported illegal voters. NusuraTiperu, who was the NRM flag-bearer lost to Kassiano Wadri, an independent candidate in the just concluded poll. Wadri garnered 6,421 votes to beat …