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Monday, April 24th, 2017

Mayiga admits that Mengo roughs up journalists, but not all the time

On April 18, 2017 the Katikkiro of Buganda, Mr. Charles Mayiga made a shocking admission that Mengo uses soldiers to rough up journalist for no good reason. Mayiga was responding to a complaint on Twitter.com by journalist Nicholas Bamulanzeki who had twitted that security personnel roughed up journalists every time they were covering at Buganda

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Wednesday, March 22nd, 2017

Uganda government plan to sustain Buganda armed occupation with cameras is questioned

From 2015 into 2016, the Uganda NRM government carried out a feasibility study to install a network of public cameras to track opposition politicians and Baganda nationalists in the Buganda counties surrounding Kampala. A Muganda source in...

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Friday, February 24th, 2017

Betty Nambooze starts online newspaper, declares herself DP’s leader of the future

Days before Christmas of 2016 a new online newspaper named The Spear News (www.thespearnews.com) started publishing stories, some initially sourced from the publishers of another Ugandan online news outlet www.watchdog.co.ug. By early February 2017, there was clear evidence in the...

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Thursday, December 1st, 2016

Nambooze uses graduation party to request Kabaka’s help on schools that punish Luganda speakers

On November 20, 2016, Uganda parliament MP for Mukono town, Ms. Betty Nambooze Bakireke, used the graduation ceremony for three members of her family to request that schools that ban speaking Luganda be reported to Kabaka. The...

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Tuesday, September 20th, 2016

World Bank stops lending to Uganda, as the country slides into failed state status

On September 13, 2016 the World Bank issued a press release announcing that it had suspended lending to Uganda since August 22, 2016, until the NRM government explains how it is using the money. The decision was made...

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Sunday, September 11th, 2016

Kabaka and Buganda not recognized by Uganda constitution, Baganda lawyers team discover

On August 16, 2016, BugandaWatch reported that a group of Baganda lawyers around the world had decided to investigate the quality of legal advice that the Kabaka of Buganda was getting, given the high number of cases...

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Wednesday, August 3rd, 2016

Omulangira David Wasajja will be the main guest UNAA Causes, says one faction of UNAA

UNAA Causes, a break-away faction from the original Uganda North American Association (UNAA), is widely advertising in America that Omulangira (prince) David Wasajja will be a guest of honor at their 2016 convention. Omulangira Wasajja is the younger brother...

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Wednesday, July 6th, 2016

Benjamin Netanyahu visits Entebbe, as Baganda youth fear that Israelis may replace North Korean mercenaries

On July 4, 2016, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, accompanied by his wife Sarah and about 100 military officials, arrived in Uganda for a visit to mark the 40th anniversary of an air mission that his country...

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Tuesday, June 21st, 2016

Ssaabasajja hands shield to BrashFEST 2016 Winners, commends Luganda teachers

This year’s Buganda Royal Art Shield Festival (BrashFEST), a performing arts competition for primary and secondary schools in Buganda, was held on June 18, 2016 in Wakiso, Busiro County. The Kabaka of Buganda, Ronald Muwenda Mutebi II,...

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Tuesday, June 14th, 2016

Muteesa I Royal University students threaten to block school’s 5th graduation because their marks are missing 

Only days before the 5th graduation ceremonies at Muteesa I Royal University on June 24, 2016, angry Tourism and Hotel Management students are threatening to block the event. The students are upset because, although they paid millions...

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