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Uganda MPs to elect new Speaker Friday

The ruling National Resistance Movement (NRM) has set tomorrow, Tuesday as the date for expression of interest for the position of Speaker of Parliament following the demise of Jacob Oulanyah, according to highly-placed sources. The Central Executive Committee (CEC) will later convene on Wednesday and caucus on Thursday. Sources added that the election of Speaker will be conducted on Friday. This was later confirmed by the Minister of...

18 year-old man and 59-year-old woman publicly caned for having s3x

A Ugandan woman was recently beaten up in a bid to discipline her for having s3x with an 18-year-old man. According to Daily Monitor, Kedesi Katsigaire, 59, is accused of being a s3xual predator. Ms Katsigaire was reportedly caught red-handed by residents having s3x with Godfrey Musyotoore in her house last Tuesday. Women in the area have for some time suspected Ms Katsigaire of s3xually abusing their...

Ugandan Speaker of Parliament Jacob Oulanyah Dies from Suspected Poisoning

Uganda's Speaker of Parliament Jacob Oulanyah was reportedly 'poisoned' according to his father Mr. Nathan Okori who has said his son did not die of natural causes, but quickly added that the death should not be politicized. “I know all of you who have come here are mourners. His (Oulanyah’s) death is not easy news to welcome because I know he did not die of...

Ugandan Govt proposes a year in Prison for Public Spitting

The Ugandan government is proposing a law that makes it criminal for individuals found spitting in public, a habit that is deemed to be dangerous to public health. The proposed Public Health (Amendment) Bill, 2021, if passed by Parliament, would impose a 12-month jail term or 150 currency points (Shs3m) penalty or both for the culprits. The Bill was tabled before Parliament last month and is...

President Yoweri Museveni’s Son Retires From The Army, In A Move Seen As Preparing For Presidency

The son of Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni,  Lt Gen Muhoozi Kainerugaba has retired from the army. Annoncing on Twitter, the UPDF Commander Land Forces Gen Muhoozi said; “After 28 years of service in my glorious military, the greatest military in the world, I am happy to announce my retirement. Me and my soldiers have achieved so much! I have only love and respect for all those...

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