November 29, 2013
Impasse as Judiciary, Museveni tangle over Kampala City Lord Mayor
“Effectively, he is still the Lord Mayor but I doubt that he will be able to succeed in forcing himself on the Council.” Constitutional lawyer Ladislaus Rwakafuzi’s words could prove ominous for Minister for Kampala, Frank Tumwebaze, who on...
November 22, 2013
Two days after their election, the four councillors representing professional bodies were yesterday sworn in by Kampala Capital City Authority Executive Director Jennifer Musisi.
November 19, 2013
The Electoral Commission (EC) today concluded elections for the four councillors set to join the Kampala Capital City Authority.
November 17, 2013
As a group of KCCA councillors prepare to wield the axe on Lord Mayor Erias Lukwago, it has emerged that the process leading to his eventual exit could be long and protracted.
November 14, 2013
Details of Tuesday’s special meeting by Uganda Law Society paint a picture of chaos as legal minds gathered to discuss the impending election of a representative to Kampala Capital City Authority (KCCA).
November 10, 2013
The forthcoming parliamentary by-election in Bukanga county in Isingiro district has placed the Electoral Commission (EC) into sharp focus, following accusations it is following the whims of the ruling NRM party.
In what some have interpreted as an early election campaign for 2016, former Busongora South MP Christopher Kibanzanga has started a drive to raise money to pay his political rival, the LC 5 Chairman Lt Col Mawa Muhindo.
November 8, 2013
Anxious times as NRM camp claims that Ruranga is coming along with other FDC big wigs
When Maj. (rtd) Rubaramira Ruranga, the former head of the Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) Electoral Commission, announced his defection to NRM late last month—the ruling party celebrated. But many opposition...
November 7, 2013
Should FDC President Maj Gen Mugisha Muntu opt to resign before 2017 when his term is due to end, the party will not hold elections to complete his term.
Kampala Lord Mayor Erias Lukwago has announced that he is ready to go back to the public and ask for their mandate again, should the councillors recommend his dismissal.