Kitatta’s rise to prominence came at the time the Opposition doyen Kizza Besigye attempted to galvanise his supporters for a street uprising, shortly after the 2011 General Election.
AS the cloud gathers for the general election, all Nigerians in unlawful possession of arms and ammunition have been ordered to surrender them to the nearest police station or face the consequences for non-compliance.
"I have lived a life of fear for the last five years, but knowing that my husbands killer has been sent to the gallows gives me peace," this were the words of the late Martin Koome's widow after the court sentenced former Ruaraka top policeman to ...
If someone is well-equipped with work ethos and ethics, such incidents are less bound to happen because they are clearly taught on how to deal with people and how to handle their temper when faced with stubborn citizens.
On February 6, 1981, the National Resistance Army, now UPDF, launched an attack on Kabamba Barracks in Mubende District, marking the beginning of a five-year guerrilla war that brought President Museveni to power in 1986.
General Museveni's emphasis on military capability connects Tarehe Sita to another historical event, 53 years ago, that might be a major factor in the militarisation of Uganda's politics.
All rational Nigerians ought to ACKNOWLEDGES THAT Democracy has also been explained in the Black’s Law Dictionary as that form of government in which the sovereign power resides in and is exercised by the whole body of free citizens directly or in...
In a joint night operation on Wednesday February 6, police and its sister agencies arrested three BBC journalists; Kassim Mohammed, Rashid Kaweesa, Godfrey Badebye and their driver Shafiq Kisame in Makindye, a Kampala suburb.
He enjoined the citizens to steer clear of vote-buying, vote-selling, hate speech, circulating fake news, snatching of ballot boxes and other acts capable of truncating the people’s will.
Last Friday’s arrest of Pastor Augustine Yiga of the Revival Church Kawaala for alleged rape became the latest outrage in a growing tale of scandal and debauchery now rocking the born-again Christian community.
In mid-January 1987, rebels of a new outfit, Force Obote Back Again (FOBA) struck the first blow, marking the beginning of more than two years of fighting in Busia and parts of Bukedi region.
Presently, the nations that make up the Economic Community of West African States have put in place the principle of coordinated border management to enhance free flow of legitimate trade.
The recent suspension of the Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Walter Onnoghen, has raised different shreds of views.
To directly answer your question, I would not say yet that the Bar has lost its glory; rather, I will say that once the NBA looks inwards and purges itself of its internal implosive tendencies, it will bounce back as a strong voice in the Nigerian...
In her book, the struggle veteran reflects on growing up in the 1960s, when coming out was "not so fashionable", campaigning against hate crimes after being gang-raped over 20 years ago, and the hurdles she had to get over to eventually marry her ...
On Friday, February 13, 1976, 43 years ago, the then military ruler, General Murtala Ramat Muhammed, was assassinated by a group of soldiers loyal to Lt Col Buka Dimka shortly after 8am.
Thirty eight years ago, a group of 40 men, led by Yoweri Museveni rode through this road in an old truck with one mission - to attack Kabamba Barracks and grab as many guns as possible, so they can start a revolution to overthrow the then Presiden...
The Force spokesperson, ACP Frank Mba, told Saturday PUNCH exclusively on Friday that the withdrawal of policemen would affect all categories of VIPs, including state commissioners, businessmen and individuals with police aides.
In this interview he reviews the state of the polity, measures the performance of the administration against the promises and finds no permutation to bring back the president who he claims has lost physical and other capacities to govern.
Fayose was arraigned by the EFCC, on October 22, 2018, alongside his company, Spotless Investment Ltd., on an 11-count charge bordering on N6.9 billion fraud.
Indeed at the advent of the current administration, one of its very first decisions was the retirement of certain officers alleged to have participated in or facilitated electoral fraud in one of the gubernatorial elections held in a south west st...