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City cyclists visit Lukwago

Commercial cyclists commonly known as bodaboda who operate from Kampala have today paid a courtesy visit to the lord mayor at his home in Wakaliga. The cyclists also fundraised for the Lord Mayor to keep him going for the time he will be out of office. Speaking to them, Erias Lukwago said that his only mistake at …

More opposition members to be punished

  More opposition political parties are threatening to crack the whip on their members who voted for the impeachment of the city lord mayor. Following the eviction of the lord mayor from his city hall office by the KCCA councilors, opposition leaders have decided to take action against their members. The Forum for Democratic Change …

FDC’s Besigye is set free

Former FDC leader Dr. Kiza Besigye is now a free man. The former Forum for Democratic Change leader has been released from Naggalama police station where he was detained overnight. The FDC women league leader Ingrid Turinawe says he was released at 2:00am. She has however condemned the manner in which the police treated Besigye …

NRM’s Kangwagye wins Bukanga race

NRM’s Stephen Kangwagye is the new Bukanga county Member of Parliament. Kangwagye beat his closest challenger Nathan Byanyima with 18,204 votes against 16,946. According to the returning Officer Richard Twikirize, spoilt votes were 70, while invalid ones were 1,159. Speaking to KFM this morning, the project coordinator Citizen’s Coalition for Electoral Democracy in Uganda Chrispy …

Bomb suspects appear in court

Terror Suspects @ court

The hearing of a constitutional petition by 11th July bomb suspects challenging their prosecution in Uganda has kicked off. They appeared before five justices of the Constitutional Court led by Justice Steven Kavuma who adjourned the case until tomorrow for further hearing. The suspects through their lawyers led by Peter Walubiri are also challenging their …