The political crisis in Burundi is entering into another phase, without a clear resolution or trajectory in sight. Burundi remains unstable, with dead bodies often showing signs of torture still being discovered throughout various provinces, high-profile assassinations on the rise, and targeting of former CNDD-FDD party members. Violence against perceived opposition supporters continues. In Kirundo, … Continue reading Increased persecution against former members of CNDD-FDD party in Burundi.
Drocell Nyirarudodo, a Rwandan mother who was tortured together with her 14 year old daughter Aimerance Uwimana. A 40 year-old Rwandan was battered to death 'with her own daughter, while in Uganda. She narrated the ordeal to Medics who treated her on Monday at cyanika, saying that she had gone to Uganda to visit her … Continue reading Mother and daughter severely tortured in Uganda, another sign of Uganda’s security organs cruelty against Rwandans
Uganda’s Intelligence sponsored media like the Informant, Softpower and Command1post are beating war drums inciting the public to fight Rwanda. Such media are competing to become Hero to propaganda, intimidation and fake news. To claim that Rwanda and its president are targeting Uganda’s oil and therefore President Kagame should be crushed before 2021 for Uganda … Continue reading OPINION: For How Long Will Buffoons Use Uganda’s Oil as a Scapegoat to Cover Their Nakedness?
It is a real bad season to be a member of armed groups in the Democratic Republic of Congo at the moment. The speed by which they are being picked up one-by-one is easy to send shudders in the spines of those still at large. One would be tempted to ask; why now? The Congolese … Continue reading It is a successful hunting season in DRC
Parliament has decided to do an inquiry into the Isimba bridge works marred by allegations of corruption.The House failed to come to a consensus on the statement presented by the Uganda’s ministry of energy and mineral development. The ministry projects that the bridge connecting Kayunga and Kamuli districts will be ready for commissioning by December … Continue reading Uganda’s Parliament to investigate Isimba Bridge works another sign of how corruption is institutionalized in Uganda
Imbonerakure militia has extorted donations for the upcoming 2020 elections, in many cases with threats or force, Human Rights Watch said in a report released today. Members of the imbonerakure militia have blocked access to basic public services for those who cannot show a receipt for their payment. The 48-page report, “‘We Let Our Children … Continue reading Elections ‘Levy’ in Burundi Opens Door to Abuse by Imbonerakure Militia
In a show of politics, President Museveni held an anti-corruption walk last week in Kampala from constitution square to Kololo independence ground. The chronicity of corruption in Uganda is uniformly political and bureaucratic. It is Bureaucratic in the sense that most cases of corruption in Uganda take place in service delivery and rule enforcement. Corruption … Continue reading Fighting corruption in Uganda or institutionalizing corruption?
There is a big crisis in every sector of Uganda. From the security sector to other sectors are not doing any better. It is only a matter of time and the impunity which goes on everywhere will come to light. The infighting within Uganda’s mafia circle has been exposed by media linked to Uganda’s Intelligence … Continue reading Uganda’s mafia goons at war with each other, attacking officials not submissive to them