Kizza Besigye

Type: Person
Name: Kizza Besigye
Date of Birth: 22//04/1956
Place of Birth: Rukungiri, Uganda
Nationality: Uganda
Fact Sheet: Biography for Kizza Besigye
First reported Sep 01 2014 - Updated Sep 01 2014 - 1 reports

Journalist shot while covering Besigye sues gov’t

By Emmanuel LugandaKAMPALA - A journalist who was shot by a policeman while covering the return of then-FDC president Dr. Kizza Besigye from Nairobi in 2011 has sued government for causing grievous harm and injury to him.Gideon Tugume, formerly working ... [Published New Vision - Sep 01 2014]
First reported Sep 01 2014 - Updated Sep 01 2014 - 1 reports

Besigye meets Kenyan look-alike, rules out possibility of relation

Ugandan opposition leader Col. Kizza Besigye on Sunday met Jeff Ochieng, a Kenyan photojournalist who who bears an uncanny resemblance to the Ugandan politician.In early August, The New Vision wrote a story about 22-year-old Ochieng who has been searching ... [Published The Star (Kenya) - Sep 01 2014]
First reported Aug 30 2014 - Updated Aug 30 2014 - 1 reports

Ask Ugandan voters and they’ll tell you a hard

As the 2016 General Election draws near, most people believe it will be a walkover for the ruling National Resistance Movement party.The NRM has an overwhelming majority in parliament and last time around, in 2011, its presidential candidate won with ... [Published East African - Aug 30 2014]
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 1 reports

What Is FDCs Problem?

By Angella Abushedde and Haggai MatsikoOn Aug.7, General Mugisha Muntu made exactly one year, eight months and 15 days in office as the Party President for the Forum for Democratic Change (FDC). And, it appears, his strategy is finally becoming clearer; ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Aug 19 2014]
First reported Aug 17 2014 - Updated Aug 17 2014 - 1 reports

The legacy of Jennifer Musisi-Ssemakula

I do not know of any public official over the last 28 years who has stepped on so many toes and done so from day one and consistently, as the Executive Director of the Kampala City Council Authority, Ms Jennifer Musisi Ssemakula.In some decisions, action ... [Published Uganda Daily Monitor - Aug 17 2014]
First reported Aug 14 2014 - Updated Aug 14 2014 - 1 reports

Uganda's long-serving leader faces challenge

By | Al Jazeera  –Kampala, Uganda - In his office on the eighth floor of a 14-storey building in central Kampala, Uganda's capital, Olara Otunnu is preparing to meet journalists, but he has allowed them only 10 minutes as he has a "marathon" of meetings ... [Published Yahoo! Maktoob News - Aug 14 2014]
First reported Aug 13 2014 - Updated Aug 14 2014 - 4 reports

‘I want to meet Besigye relatives too’

Vision reporterJeff Ochieng, a Kenyan photo journalist is excited about the news that his look-alike Dr. Warren Kizza Besigye Kifefe is willing to meet him."I would be more than willing to meet not only Kiiza (Besigye) but also his relatives so that I ... [Published New Vision - Aug 14 2014]
First reported Aug 14 2014 - Updated Aug 14 2014 - 1 reports

DPP clears Besigye, Lukwago of charges

Kampala-The Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP), Mr Mike Chibita, has discontinued charges of unlawful society against the former FDC leader Kizza Besigye and Kampala Lord Mayor Erias Lukwago.“It is the prerogative of the DPP to withdraw a case at any ... [Published Uganda Daily Monitor - Aug 14 2014]
First reported Aug 12 2014 - Updated Aug 12 2014 - 1 reports

Opposition politicians snub Kampala court

Eight Ugandan opposition politicians, including the former leader of the Forum for Democratic Change Kizza Besigye, have carried out their threat of not returning to court after their case was repeatedly postponed. The Monitor reports that the suspects ... [Published Legalbrief - Aug 12 2014]
First reported Aug 10 2014 - Updated Aug 10 2014 - 1 reports

Wolokoso: Nambooze clashes with MP Kakooza

NewsSunday, 10 August 2014 23:33Written by Observer Media LtdHe may be a suave, modern man, but Kabula MP James Kakooza treasures the traditional housewife who preoccupies herself with preparing everything for her husband - food, tea, hot water, etc.He ... [Published The Observer Uganda - Aug 10 2014]
First reported Aug 07 2014 - Updated Aug 07 2014 - 1 reports

Besigye skips court

KAMPALAEight Opposition politicians, including former leader of Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) Kizza Besigye, Ms Ingrid Turinawe (chairperson FDC women league) and Kawempe division mayor Mubaraka Munyagwa fulfilled their earlier threat of not returning ... [Published Uganda Daily Monitor - Aug 07 2014]
First reported Aug 04 2014 - Updated Aug 04 2014 - 1 reports

Kabale court summons Lukwago, Besigye over inciting of violence case

Kampala- Kabale Chief Magistrates Court has summoned Kampala Lord Mayor Erias Lukwago and former FDC boss Dr Kizza Besigye to appear and answer to charges of incitement of violence slapped against them by the state.According to the summons dated July ... [Published Uganda Daily Monitor - Aug 04 2014]

More Content

All (37) | News (35) | Reports (0) | Blogs (1) | Audio/Video (0) | Fact Sheets (1) | Press Releases (0)
sort by: Date | Relevance
The Monster of Tribalism [Published Individual.com - 13 hours ago]
Journalist shot while covering Besigye sues gov’t [Published New Vision - Sep 01 2014]
Besigye meets Kenyan look-alike, rules out poss... [Published The Star (Kenya) - Sep 01 2014]
Mr President, can we return the old transport s... [Published Uganda Daily Monitor - Aug 30 2014]
Ask Ugandan voters and they’ll tell you a hard [Published East African - Aug 30 2014]
We Now Take Pride in 'Eating' Uganda [Published AllAfrica.com - Aug 20 2014]
Extortionists delayed fertilizer project - Muse... [Published New Vision - Aug 19 2014]
What Is FDCs Problem? [Published AllAfrica.com - Aug 19 2014]
The legacy of Jennifer Musisi-Ssemakula [Published Uganda Daily Monitor - Aug 17 2014]
Here's Why Northern Uganda Supports Movement [Published AllAfrica.com - Aug 15 2014]
Uganda's long-serving leader faces challenge [Published Yahoo! Maktoob News - Aug 14 2014]
‘I want to meet Besigye relatives too’ [Published New Vision - Aug 14 2014]
Did Besigye sire with Kenyan woman? [Published News24 - Aug 14 2014]
Is this Kenyan the son of Uganda's Besigye? [Published The Star (Kenya) - Aug 14 2014]
DPP clears Besigye, Lukwago of charges [Published Uganda Daily Monitor - Aug 14 2014]
Is this Kenyan man Uganda's opposition leader K... [Published The Star (Kenya) - Aug 13 2014]
Opposition politicians snub Kampala court [Published Legalbrief - Aug 12 2014]
Wolokoso: Nambooze clashes with MP Kakooza [Published The Observer Uganda - Aug 10 2014]
Odoki’s long journey to retirement [Published Uganda Daily Monitor - Aug 09 2014]
Rwenzori attacks one month later: What really w... [Published Uganda Daily Monitor - Aug 09 2014]
Ugandan anti-gay law overturn win for president [Published Yahoo! News - Aug 07 2014]
Besigye skips court [Published Uganda Daily Monitor - Aug 07 2014]
Kabale court summons Lukwago, Besigye over inci... [Published Uganda Daily Monitor - Aug 04 2014]
Taking stock of the ID project [Published Uganda Daily Monitor - Aug 02 2014]
Besigye’s boots and the end of political [Published East African - Aug 02 2014]
Besigye’s understanding of terrorism is one-sided [Published Uganda Daily Monitor - Aug 01 2014]
Besigye links terror acts to oppression [Published Uganda Daily Monitor - Jul 31 2014]
Otafiire cautioned over party comparison remarks [Published Uganda Daily Monitor - Jul 30 2014]
Toro : Behind the Attacks in Western Uganda [Published 4 Traders - Jul 28 2014]
To Break or Not to Break the Cooking Pot? [Published AllAfrica.com - Jul 28 2014]
1 2
In Focus
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
Content Volume
Document Volume
Network
Network

Blogs

sort by: Date | Relevance
U.S. Stepping Up Campaign Against Joseph Kony, ... [Published Think Progress - Mar 25 2014]
Foreign policy is messy. It’s complex. And it rarely leaves all viewers feeling satisfied at the results. The Obama administration is being forced to confront that basic fact now in Uganda, a country that has in recent months proved itself to be one ...
1
Contact Us
Sales
Support


Freebase CC-BY Some image thumbnails are sourced from Freebase, licensed under CC-BY

Copyright (C) 2014 Silobreaker Ltd. All rights reserved.
The selection and placement of stories and images on any Silobreaker page are determined automatically by a computer program.
The time or date displayed reflects when an article was added to or updated in Silobreaker.