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President Museveni Congratulates Kenya’s Uhuru Kenyatta On Presidential Re-election

Kenya’s Uhuru Kenyatta Wins Second Term As Opposition’s Raila Odinga Cries Foul

Uhuru Kenyatta and his runningmate, William Ruto

Kenyan President, Uhuru Kenyatta has extended his five year rule after a hotly contested election race that he, according to the elections body, IEBC, won decisively in the first round.

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Uganda’s Andrew Mwenda Makes Spirited Case For President Paul Kagame: The Landslide Win Can Only Be Explained Within Specific Context Of Rwanda’s History

ANDREW M. MWENDA | The Independent | Last week, Paul Kagame won presidential elections in Rwanda by 98.6%. Historically, such margins have only been won in countries like Saddam Hussein’s Iraq, which was under the tight grip of a tyrant.

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Eddy Kenzo Just Dropped Two Afropop Videos At Ago

Two videos the same day! Eddy Kenzo is probably one of the most hardworking artists in the Ugandan music industry right now.

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Uganda assumes East African Community Chair as Museveni makes Strong Case for Integration

President Museveni yesterday, May 20, assumed the chair of the East African Community (EAC), with the head of state making an impassioned plea for East African integration.

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President Museveni in Dar es Salaam For The 18th Ordinary Summit of the EAC Heads of State

Bebe Cool & Sauti Sol’s #MbozizaMalwa Challenge Is Turning Into Someting Else!!!

In an effort to promote their upcoming video, Mbozi za Malwa, East Africa’s music giants, Bebe Cool [Uganda] and Sauti Sol [Kenya], 17th April called on East African Girls to an online Dance Challenge and the winner would bag a $500 prize.

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Why The Newly Elected Members Of EALA Should Focus More On Mending Bridges Among Peoples Of East Africa & Popularize The Ideology Of Community Integration

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President Museveni addressing NRM Caucus at State House, Entebbe

February 28, 2017 the Parliament of Uganda, in an event that attracted such diverse reviews, nine (9) members out of 45 Candidates were voted to represent Uganda in the East African Legislative Assembly in Arusha, Tanzania.

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Why Regional Integration Is The First Right Step Towards Correcting An Injustice Done To East Africans

Recently Uganda was privileged to host the 2017 IAAF World Cross Country Championships in Kampala. The country received scores of rave reviews – not only for being such a hospitable [unprejudiced and accommodative] people but also for our ‘clean air’ and good weather – of course. The event was a success and an outright bag of bliss.

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President Museveni On A State Visit To Tanzania

I arrived in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania this morning for a two-day state visit on the invitation of His Excellency John Pombe Magufuli. I thank him for the invitation.

After arrival, we held a bilateral discussion with my host that focused on the following five key areas;

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299 Cadet Officers Passed Out At Kabamba Military College

PRESIDENT MUSEVENI OFFICIATES CADET PASS-OUT AT KABAMBA MILITARY COLLEGE

“I have officiated at the pass-out of 299 cadet officers at Kabamba Military College.

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President Uhuru Kenyata Spends Day Hanging Out With His People

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President Museveni Commissions New Public University In Arua

PRESIDENT YOWERI K. MUSEVENI: “This afternoon, I commissioned Muni University in Arua District, that joins the growing stable of public universities in Uganda.

I also installed its first chancellor, Dr Eric Adriko.

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President Museveni (Center) commissions new University as Minister Of Education and Sports Hon. Janet Museveni (Right) watches

Government has so far spent Sh13 billion on construction of the university that sits on 130 acres of land. We shall also support the university’s expansion. Continue reading President Museveni Commissions New Public University In Arua