The Weekly Observer's Newspaper Headlines

Museveni: Why I fired Amama

Main Topix: Singh Katongole And Kasule Lumumba - Central Executive Committee
Publicly, President Museveni has said very little about the sacking of Amama Mbabazi as prime minister but on Thursday, October 16, Museveni offered members of NRM’s Central Executive Committee a somewhat detailed explanation.
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Wolokoso: God is not deaf, Museveni tells born-again Christians

Wolokoso has often argued that in an ideal political world, His Excellency President Museveni would have been an irresistible politician.

Ex-ISO staff cry out for terminal benefits

Main Topix: Justice And Constitutional Affairs - Maj Gen Kahinda Otafiire
Eleven years into retirement, some former employees of the Internal Security Organistion are still fighting to get their full terminal benefits.
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Museveni gives tips on skills, saving

Main Topix: Youth Livelihood Programme - President Museveni
President Museveni has advised Ugandans to develop a saving culture and avoid getting into projects they cannot sustain.

NRM pledges to clear Shs 330m rent arrears

Main Topix: President Museveni - Rashid Turyatunga
NRM deputy treasurer Singh Katongole has said all rent arrears at the party’s Kyadondo road headquarters will be cleared in two weeks.
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    NRM Youth Tighten Rope Around Mbabazi's Neck

Bukenya tells youths his job is just one

Uganda National Examinations Board Secretary Matthew Bukenya has warned youths that his impending retirement won’t create any jobs for them.

Makerere trains 300 to prepare for Ebola

As Ebola continues to wreak havoc in West Africa, Uganda is not taking chances. At Makerere University’s school of Public Health, some 300 health workers have completed a course in managing the disease, according to Prof William Bazeyo, dean of the schoo

URA vows to fight numberless boda bodas

Main Topix: Uganda Revenue Authority - Lake Victoria
To get round taxes, Ugandan traders are smuggling motorcycles from DR Congo, the Uganda Revenue Authority has said.

Museveni is valuable asset, says Kayihura

Main Topix: Brigadier Kainerugaba Muhoozi - Why Not Youth Pressure Group
Pointing to what he called President Museveni’s youthful vision, Gen Kale Kayihura, the police chief, told a youth gathering at Makerere University that calls for the president’s retirement are misguided.