National Resistance Movement News

President Museveni explains why Acholi, Lango war claimants funds were diverted

The President was responding to demands of the National Resistance Movement-NRM party Leaders in Gulu District that the government commits to fulfilling the pledges and compensation of war victims ahead of the 2021 general elections.

The Independent , Uganda Jan 19, 2019

Poverty is the remaining challenge for NRM, says Museveni

By Monitor Reporter President Yoweri Museveni, who is also the National Chairman of the National Resistance Movement (NRM), has congratulated the people of the Acholi Sub-Region in Northern Uganda, for supporting and overwhelmingly electing Movement leaders in the recently concluded LC1 and LC2 elections as well as the women council leaders.

Daily Monitor , Uganda Jan 19, 2019

Inland water transport is crucial: Raila

Uganda’s National Resistance Movement vice chairman Michael Mukula said Uganda will build four ships to transport fuel from the Kisumu jetty.

Daily Nation , Kenya Jan 19, 2019

FDC candidate pinned over illegal voting in Sheema municipality

Ms Mugyenyi lost to her closest rival Dr Tumwesigye who stood on the ticket of the ruling National Resistance Movement.

Daily Monitor , Uganda Jan 17, 2019

RDC asks police to confiscate People Power red attires

He says People Power activists led by young professionals with the help of some mainstream opposition political actors are destabilising “peace, security and stability consolidated by the ruling National Resistance Movement party”.

Daily Monitor , Uganda Jan 17, 2019

Where is the amendment to allow for elders’ MPs?

By ISAAC MUFUMBA The promise: One of the things that the ruling National Resistance Movement (NRM)party promised as it campaigned for re-election in 2016 was to continue promoting the empowerment of older persons within the communities to participate in economic development activities.

Daily Monitor , Uganda Jan 16, 2019

SDP, PDP and DP join to boost political influence

According to Mao, the merger is aimed at bringing the opposition together to challenge the National Resistance Movement in the next elections.

Daily Monitor , Uganda Jan 15, 2019

Mao threatens to expel errant DP members

He also accused Mao of not being sincere because during the 2016 general elections, he was part of Amama Mbabazi’s political formation, TDA, while to secure a seat in the East African Community parliament, Mao and his deputy Mukasa Mbidde allied with the National Resistance Movement (NRM).

New Vision , Uganda Jan 15, 2019

NRM activists arrested at Parliament over petition against UK

By Monitor Reporter About 50 youth affiliated to the ruling National Resistance Movement (NRM) have been arrested and detained at Kampala Central Police Station for allegedly participating in an unlawful procession.

Daily Monitor , Uganda Jan 14, 2019

Women told to take up leadership positions

There are a few of women in the leadership of the main political parties such as the National Resistance Movement (NRM), Forum for Democratic Change (FDC), Uganda People’s Congress (UPC), Democratic Party (DP) and Justice Forum (JEEMA).

New Vision , Uganda Jan 11, 2019