Museveni orders UPDF to shoot armed Turkana, Pokot

He said the Uganda government spent time pacifying Karamoja region and nobody should interfere with the prevailing peace in the region. Museveni said when Uganda government launched the disarmament exercise in Karamoja it made several calls for Kenya to join. He said if Kenya has not disarmed its pastoralists, Uganda will not waste time with pastoralists crossing into Uganda with guns. “The Turkana and the Pokot pastoralists can graze their livestock in Uganda as long as they don’t have guns but if they cross with guns, Uganda will not wasteRead More

Museveni appeals youth on wealth creation

Museveni appeals youth on wealth creation President Yoweri Museveni has appealed to youth in Uganda to focus on creating wealth instead of being idle. He was speaking at the celebra- tions to mark the 34th anniversary of Tarehe sita in Moroto on February6. Museveni said that government has established several projects to push youth in wealth creation; but many are not bothered. He cited metal fabrication, bak- ery, knitting, welding as sources of wealth instead of sports betting that has become a pastime for many youth. He also advised UgandansRead More