According to the story, the claims of rape were made by his estranged wife, Betty Basajjabalaba, who accused him of forcing her into sex immediately after giving birth and that he also forced her into sex while in her monthly menstrual periods.
The Anti-Corruption Coalition Uganda has petitioned Speaker of Parliament Rebecca Kadaga to look into the operations of Quality Chemicals Limited. The organisation argues that Quality Chemicals is in breach of agreement with government of Uganda that has seen it hike prices of Anti-retroviral drugs and anti-malaria drugs.
The latest development that comes as governments meet at the UN Climate Change Conference in Warsaw Poland has not gone unnoticed. Some protestors outside the conference urged Uganda and other countries not to go into nuclear as a form of Energy.
Basing on a series of controversies surrounding Kipoi and his continued absence from parlaiment, speaker Rebecca Kadaga directed the rules committee to investigate his conduct and report to parliament by December 20th, 2013.
Tanzanian Jakaya Kikwete has said there is need for Africa to urgently stem the carbon emissions as well as temperature rises. Kikweteâ€™s comments came shortly after a new report by the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) indicated that African countries are increasingly vulnerable to climate change and could struggle to feed and defend their people as temperatures rise.
Louis Kasekende, the Bank of Uganda Deputy Governor says that Bank of Uganda is agreeable to a single account as long as the objectives of the account are strictly adhered to and that parliament would be expected to play a vital role for it to succeed.
Independent candidates Asiimwe Jackline Matovu and Jeremiah Kamurari Birungyi reportedly withdrew from the race yesterday (Thursday) following a meeting with the NRM vice chairperson Ali Hajji Moses Kigongo.
The chairman of the Government Technical Team Dr. Fred Wesonga is now leading a team of surveyors in Kasese to open the boundaries so that both pastoralists and cultivators acquire land tittles through their cooperatives formed at the time of resettlement.
Three independent Members of Parliament (MPs) have gone to the Constitutional Court seeking for an interim injunction; stopping Parliament from electing new office bearers of the Parliamentary Commission until their petition challenging their exclusion is heard and determined.
Ugandan Kick-boxer Moses Golola has been dragged to Commercial Court by his promoter Afro Beat Ltd for breach of contract after assigning another promoter to arrange his recent fight in Nateete, Kampala.
Representatives of the global Non-Governmental Organisations (NGOs) walked out of the UN Climate Change conference in Warsaw, Poland to protest reluctance by the developed countries to make commitments towards achieving a global climate treaty.
It was a somber mood at St Johnâ€™s Cathedral in Fort Portal as the retired Bishop Rwenzori Diocese, Dr Eustace Kamanyire, was laid to rest on Thursday. Retired Bishop Kamanyire passed on last week at Nakasero Hospital in Kampala, more than a month after suffering a stroke early October.