Ugandan businessmen cry over heavy losses caused by political tension between Uganda and Rwanda

The Great Lakes Eye has learnt from the Private Sector Foundation-Uganda (PSF-U), the umbrella body for the private sector has that Ugandan traders have lost an estimated $48m during the “Uganda-Rwanda border closure” over a period of three months. According to the PSF-U on average Uganda gathered in roughly $16m monthly. After the border closure … Continue reading Ugandan businessmen cry over heavy losses caused by political tension between Uganda and Rwanda

President Museveni encourages smuggling by awarding 10 Million shillings to the family of the shot smuggler

As recently stated by The Great Lakes Eye, President Museveni is encouraging smuggling along Rwanda-Uganda common border to implement his ill-advised grand scheme to sabotage Rwanda.  According to sources in CMI, Museveni’s scheme is a threefold; (1) inflict fear and tension among citizens along the border to lure Rwandans to cross into Uganda; (2) to … Continue reading President Museveni encourages smuggling by awarding 10 Million shillings to the family of the shot smuggler

Tension within NRM party over Museveni’s 2021 unilateral campaign strategy

A cold war is currently brewing in the ruling National Resistance Movement, with party leaders clashing over President Museveni’s directive to recruit party cadres at village level ahead of 2021 elections. The centre of the conflict is apparently Museveni’s  decision to bypass the party Secretariat led by Justine Kasule Lumumba and use his office as … Continue reading Tension within NRM party over Museveni’s 2021 unilateral campaign strategy

Uganda’s security organs aiding smugglers to cement President Museveni’s Economic sabotage policy against Rwanda

There are ongoing cases of smuggling into Rwandan territory in areas bordering to Uganda, particularly in Nyagatare district – Rwempasha, Tabagwe and Karama.   Investigations conducted by The Great Lakes Eyes prove that the smugglers are facilitated by Ugandan security services and police to bring in illegal materials into Rwanda including the banned waragi commonly known … Continue reading Uganda’s security organs aiding smugglers to cement President Museveni’s Economic sabotage policy against Rwanda

Callixte Nsabimana reveals more evidence of Uganda’s support to subversive groups against the Government of Rwanda

Callixte Nsabimana Sankara former spokesperson for MRCD/FLN appeared in court on May 23, 2019 and his confession before the court is a vindication of further emerging proof that documents Uganda’s role and support to subversive groups against Rwanda.  According to reports, more factual evidences including Whatsapp communication between Sankara and the CMI Chief Brigadier Abel … Continue reading Callixte Nsabimana reveals more evidence of Uganda’s support to subversive groups against the Government of Rwanda

Ugandan media continues to heap praise on Rwandan terrorists

In the past one month, Ugandan media outlets especially the New Vision which is a government is owned newspaper have been publishing a series of interviews with leaders of a Rwandan terrorist group, the Rwanda National Congress (RNC) with view of preaching its propaganda against the government of Rwanda. The latest interview was accorded to … Continue reading Ugandan media continues to heap praise on Rwandan terrorists

The arrest of “Major” Nsabimana aka Sankara sends shock waves to President Museveni and his associates

Following the arrest of the self-proclaimed Major Callixte Nsabimana alias Sankara who claimed to be the leader of the so called National Forces for Liberation (FLN) of Rwanda; Ugandan government officials are in deep panic fearing that details regarding their evil plans to disrupt Rwanda’s security have been revealed. Equally in panic are members of … Continue reading The arrest of “Major” Nsabimana aka Sankara sends shock waves to President Museveni and his associates

In the death of Ignace Murwanashyaka, Uganda loses an indispensable ally

Uganda’s alliance with FDLR is not premised on a shared ideology. It is an opportunistic one deriving from the “enemy-of-my-enemy-is-my-friend principle” that has prevailed for around two decades. It should be recalled that while the UN Security Council issued, on 1 November 2005, sanctions including travel ban against Murwanashyaka, the latter was given a Ugandan … Continue reading In the death of Ignace Murwanashyaka, Uganda loses an indispensable ally

UPDATES: Rwanda-Uganda relations not easing

A regional newspaper, The East African about what they call the “ease of tensions” at the Rwanda - Uganda borders. The paper bases this analysis on an interview they had with a couple of residents around the border area, mainly at Gatuna border post. This is far from the truth, according to officials who are … Continue reading UPDATES: Rwanda-Uganda relations not easing

Why the death of Ignace Murwanashyaka is a big blow to both the FDLR and its Affiliates?

Ignace Murwanashyaka, the leader of the notorious “Democratic Forces for the Liberation of Rwanda (FDLR), an offshoot of the genocidal regime responsible for the 1994 genocide against the Tutsi, died on 16 April 2019 in Mannheim University Clinic, Germany.  Arrested in 17 November 2009 for his leadership role in crimes committed by the FDLR in … Continue reading Why the death of Ignace Murwanashyaka is a big blow to both the FDLR and its Affiliates?