Those nominated include Gen Yoweri Museveni Kaguta, Gen Gregg Mugisha Muntu and Gen Henry Tumukunde. On the same day, the Commission ejected two aspirants, Nancy Kalembe Linda and John Katumba who appeared for nomination without paying the required 20 million Shillings.
A special concert featuring music spanning three centuries that reflects the African American experience in the United States from slavery in the 1800’s up through the Civil Rights era of the 1960s and through the present day left many upbeat, as they walked down memory lane.
The expo, initiated by OWC with other partners attracted over 100 exhibitors. It was aimed at exploring local mechanisms entrenched to fight poverty using locally available resources and infrastructure.
Dr Monica B Chibita, one of Uganda's media scholars is now a full professor. On Friday, she delivered her professorial inaugural lecture at a fully packed Nkoyoyo hall at Uganda Christian University where she is the head of the Journalism and Communication Department.
In the function, both elders and children made commitments to abandon FGM. Children through songs pleaded with government to help them catch up with life through education and other programs since they have been kept awany by FGM.
During the event, the Kyabazinga advised his subjects to engage in mechanised agriculture to increase on their household income; invest in educating their children as this will ensure a productive generation and; address increased teenage pregnancies in his kingdom
The celebration came at a time when Omukama Oyo\'s right to the throne he inherited in 1995 from his father is under threat. Omukama Oyo\'s right to rule is challenged by his uncle Prince David Kijanangoma.
The Kingdom Premier Charles Peter Mayiga says a chain of projects will now be set up on the same site alongside the planned reconstruction of â€˜Muzibu- Azaala-Mpangaâ€™, the main House that gutted fire in March 2010 and construction of a fence around the Royal Tombs Palace.
November 3 was a historic day. Uganda witnessed a hydrid solar eclipse, with Pakwach in Nebbi district the best point to view this unique phenomenon. Uganda Radio Network brings you how curious Ugandans viewed and covered the Solar Eclipse from wherever they were.