”………I have to also say that Africa’s democratic progress is also at risk when leaders refuse to step aside when their terms end. (Applause.) Now, let me be honest with you — I do not understand this. (Laughter.) I am in my second term. It has been an extraordinary privilege for me to serve as President of the United States. I cannot imagine a greater honor or a more interesting job. I love my work. But under our Constitution, I cannot run again. (Laughter and applause.) I can’t run again. I actually think I’m a pretty good President — I think if I ran I could win. (Laughter and applause.) But I can’t.

So there’s a lot that I’d like to do to keep America moving, but the law is the law. (Applause.) And no one person is above the law. Not even the President. (Applause.) And I’ll be honest…

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Uganda Muslim Brothers and Sisters(UMBS) Marhaban مرحبا

BY ABBEY SEMUWEMBA(abbeysemuwemba@gmail.com)

Please somebody should secretly pass on the following message to those killing Muslim leaders(I.e.those hired murderous bikers and those hiring):

”You’re killing Muslim leaders for nothing. You’re killing innocent people who should have been out there looking after their families. A lot of orphans are being created and this is hurting families and communities.Majority of these Muslim leaders don’t have enough money to pay you double for what you’re hired to do. They’re just a bunch of innocent Muslims who just wish to be left alone.”

”As assassins, you are caught up in this ancient war of societies but nobody should make you to be part of it.Our country has seen enough blood since Independence in 1962. You actions are holding the Muslim community hostage, and this is not good for everybody. Our society has become asocial, self indulgent and murderous but you should be champions of…

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Documentary Update: Edit almost complete and new title coming soon


Artwork by Linda Zacks Artwork by Linda Zacks

It’s been busy few months in the studio editing this documentary… With plans for completion by the end of the year!

Soon we will have a new title for the film and website/facebook/twitter etc – But you’ll have to wait a few months for that special release!

Right now we are working every single day and night to complete this film and get the story out there!

We currently have an 87 minute edit that’s working well. We are close – but still there’s lots of post production work to be done including animating maps, securing archive material, sound design, narration, translating, subtitling and much more – But nevertheless we are getting there! 

Please stay with us… Your support is integral to getting the truth told and to give not only a voice but also justice to the voiceless victims of a most tragic war and genocide…

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Dr. Aggrey Kiyingi – Why Tarnish His Name!

I call upon all my fellow Ugandans to give full support to dr. Aggrey kiyingi in this struggle for change in our motherland Uganda.


Since Aggrey Kiyingi announced that he will be participating in the 2016 Presidential Elections, so many things have been said about him, first by the current government of Uganda and so many other people in the media – electronic, print and social media.

On social networks, I have seen a number of posts coming out and up to abuse him, ridicule him, demonize him, calling him names. So many have brought out pictures showing his private life (some of those pictures are photo-shopped) and many have judged him negatively basing on those pictures. I have this to tell all those seeing and judging him in the negative:

Aggrey Kiyingi as a person is entitled to a private life and he is also a family man. What I have seen in all the pictures and videos (the genuine ones, not photo-shopped) is a person who loves his wife and his children…

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Government implicated in spending Billions Shillings from public funds in new MPs bribe scandals.

ddungu Musa Evans.

Ugandans Mps are denying that they have not received the bribe of 103 millions which worthy billions of cash for public funds which is anew move by Museveni’s Government to silence the MPs and drop their fight against corruption, It is a habit of Museveni’s Government to give bribes to MPs whenever he wants to silence them from fighting corruption which has claimed billions of tax payers funds. Its now becoming common for President Museveni to miss use tax payers money to consolidate himself in power .

In 2005 he gave 5millions shillings to each member of parliament in order to remove the term limits which brought Museveni to cling on power. Of recent Museveni ‘s government has been caught in various scandals of stealing billions of shillings from Ugandan treasury and illegally approving billions of money to be paid to his business trusties which has exposed him as the…

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Uganda continues to sit on the fence of dictatorship.

With the declaration of a fundamental change 28 years ago, Uganda made remarkable improvement but has since moved full circle back to the same position. It is now apparent like before, that that persistent governance problem is still with us. This is not only political but endemic in the economic, social and other sectors. Ms Betty Kamya convincingly argues that our problem is constitutional since like its forerunner, our constitution contrary to article 1(1) therein, entrusts all power with a president who is also under 98(1), erroneously declared a fountain of honor (in a non-feudal society) thus literally placing the country’s fate in an individual’s hands! With the exception of pontiffs, a contemporary elected head of state is never a fountain of honor, rather (s) he is a servant of the people heading a formidable team that leads a country on which (s)he is a first among equals. In a flawed argument on this critical matter, Ms Sarah Bireete (Daily Monitor September 8, 2014) of the Centre for constitutional governance, insists that Uganda’s problems are weak institutions and not constitutionally rooted presidential powers. Defending the constitution, Bireete points out that it does not empower a president to act alone anywhere. She picks on Parliament as “a classic example of how weak institutions and the people representing Ugandans in these weak institutions are the problem in advancing Uganda’s democratic agenda BUT not the constitution”. The above argument doesn’t answer the key question of what Uganda’s problem is that Bireete raises for It certainly can’t be the people that comprise institutions since these have continuously changed over the years. She is also dead wrong in asserting parliament’s failure in performing as a body charged with protecting the constitution and promoting good governance. This is a duty for all citizens at which parliamentarians alone can never succeed as long as Ugandans continue sitting on the fence. Perhaps we could pick a leaf from Tanzania or Kenya that also had imperial presidencies and have had to contend with governance challenges over the years. Such an undertaking requires a constitutional efficacy audit and comparative analysis of the three legal documents deployed by people with a similar background, in the same community and striving (or hoping) to answer other than ducking the big question of synchronising their governance to fit in the same body politic. But Bireete would have none of this. She contends that “the ideal situation is that if one came up with an adequate constitution it would provide the basis for good and democratic governance but in Uganda’s case, this school of thought overlooks the impact of a country’s historical and social conditions that have conspired to create undemocratic and exclusionary processes.” She contends that “Uganda’s constitution was made in the most democratic manner possible that is unprecedented in its participatory character” then (by a seeming stroke of luck) stumbles onto the lacuna of missing out on nominated delegates in a society where the elected are as wanting as the electors. Being unprecedented doesn’t mean nothing better can emerge. Uganda needs to free herself from the firm grip of that invisible hand that grabbed her on September 8, 1967 when the pigeonhole constitution came into force.

Horror Shock as UPDF Soldier shoots 10 people dead, leaving 25 others injured – Ntoroko district

       The wounded Civilians and soldiers at Fort Portal Referral hospital on Friday .
Government security officers on Friday shot 10 dead civilians in a bar in one of Ugandan district leaving  the population in fear as the state fails provide protection to its citizens,  For several years Soldiers have continued their senseless mass killing proving government’s failure to carry out its duties . The Ntoroko District  rampage killing is not different from those which has been taking place in various parts of the country  Although some of these crimes may not share features, every case is the same.
Commonalities of the crimes.
Almost all of the shooters are soldiers and police men on government duties, This  implicates “Museveni’s government on failures to protect its citizens.
The fact that there have been so many rampage killings in Uganda certainly points to failure of the state and it also gives confirmation that things have gone out of hands in Museveni’s regime. All these cases are symptomatic of the atmosphere in the whole country–from west to  East-even at the highest level.
At the bottom is mishandling of disagreements within the the ruling system,  In order to put an end to these senseless  teargasing, beating and killings by the government coercive forces, we should have to rise up withiout fear and confront Museveni’s dictatorship.
This weekend  a  Uganda peoples defence forces [UPDF] soldier  meant to protect the state and the Civilians shot 10 people dead, including five soldiers and left 25 others injured in a shooting spree following a bar brawl over a woman in Ntoroko District on Friday night.
The killer soldier, Pte Chris Amanyire, attached to Rhino Battalion at Kanyansi barracks, also shot himself dead. The District Police Commander, Mr Bosco Bakashaba, said the soldier went on a shooting spree after fighting with boda-boda riders over a woman at a drinking joint in Karugutu Town Council in Ntoroko.
Soldiers who died on the spot were identified as Nuwatuhwera Nabosi, Mark Kirungi, Saturday Alex and Pte Chris Amanyire (the perpetrator).
The fifth soldier died later at Buhinga Hospital where he had been admitted but was not readily identified.
The dead civilians were identified as Mama Nyabasa, Mama Muhindo, both residents of Kisenyi cell in Karugutu town council, God Aleluya and Mbambu Chachimwa, residents of Economic Village in the same town.
The bodies and the injured were taken to Buhinga Hospital in Fort Portal Town.
The Hospital Superintendent, Dr Charles Olaro, said five civilians, including three women and two men were in critical condition.
Eyewitnesses said the tragedy began when Pte Amanyire and boda-boda riders developed a quarrel over a woman in the bar. The boda boda riders attacked Pte Amanyire and grabbed his mobile phone and smashed it. A fight broke out between the soldier and the cyclists.
The witnesses say the soldier, who sustained bruises in the fight, retreated to the barracks and returned with a gun and dressed in a pair of jean trousers and an army jacket.
Upon reaching the pub, Amanyire started random shooting at the revellers who were drinking inside, killing eight on the spot. The UPDF 2nd Division spokesman, Maj Ronald Kakurungu, said the army was investigating the matter to establish the main cause of the tragedy.
On June 10, 2010, the armycourt martial on sentenced aLanse Corporal FrancisOkello, to life imprisonment for murdering his girlfriend inKarugutu Trading Centre,Ntoroko District in 2008.Okello killed MsKaveEsparance on July 6, 2008 by shooting her 17 times in the abdomen after he allegedly caught her with another man, kissing.

June 26, 1994
Anti-Smuggling Unit (ASU) soldier Richard Komakech shot randomly at wedding guests, killing 14 on spot; 12 died later in hospital and 13 were injured in Naguru, Kampala, after one of the female guests refused to dance with him.
December 25, 1994 Police constable Alfred Ogwang attached to Kamwenge Police station shot revellers in a disco in a trading centre, killing 13 people and wounding 14 others.
March 23, 1998 A Police officer, Fred Ngobi, shot dead seven people, including four Chinese workers at a Chinese construction company, before later killing himself.
October 15, 2006 A UPDF soldier, Bono-Lino Africano, shot seven people dead, including his wife, child and father in law at Laguti IDP camp in Pader District. September 28, 2006 UPDF soldier, Private Andrew Wanyama, attached to the 409 brigade in Arua, shot at a crowd in Paradise night club, killing at least three people and injuring four others.
May 1, 2009 UPDF soldier, Private Nicholas Mucunguzi, attached to Presidential Guard Brigade (now Special Forces Command) opened fire on revellers at Top Pub in Kampala, killing eight people after a prostitute reportedly made off with his mobile phone and money. He later shot himself.
December 10, 2012  UPDF soldier, Herbert Rwakihembo shot three people and injured one in Kisenyi Zone III, Luzira in Nakawa Division; after his wife allegedly cheated on him.
March 9, 2013  UPDF soldier, Private Patrick Okot Odoch, shot dead 10 people including five soldiers and injured two others at a trading centre in Bombo, Luweero District.
October 7, 2013 Eight people were shot dead at Top Pub, a bar in Kampala following a scuffle between two men over a commercial sex worker. Deogratias Ilukori, a security guard was arrested later after he reported to police that his pistol was missing.
December, 2013 UPDF soldier, Patrick Odong, opened fire at revellers in a pub in Kiwanawataka, Kampala killing three people.
January 14, 2014 UPDF Soldier, Pte Andrew Sikhanga, attached to Arengekeju detach in Nadunget Sub-county, shot dead a tractor turn man in Moroto District.