A fake tweet is making rounds on social media claiming that President Museveni has ordered that finalist students with retakes be forgiven. The fake tweet purportedly posted by NBS TV claims that the president based his decision on long lockdown. However, this tweet is fake and misleading as NBS has come out on their social […]
Facebook claim by Jobest MEDIA. It seeks to show an image of a Ugandan helicopter that crashed with four soldiers on a mission to support AMISON Troops. The image is misleading. Through reverse image search, this is an image of the Kenyan DHC-8 on ops for UN that crashed and burned landing at Beledweyne Airfield, […]
Uganda Radio Network (URN)’s fact check shows that Eastern Uganda which comprised of sub-regions categorized as Elgon, Kiira, and Eastern (Teso), has a total of 144 Members of Parliament. These represent a total of 101 constituencies, 40 districts and three special interest group representatives; one for the youth, the elderly and the other representing persons […]
Misleading facebook image by Ramecks Kasseb. The poster claims the accident in the image took place in Balidogole in the lower Shabelle region of Somalia. However,through reverse image search the image was taken in August 2012 after a helicopter crash on mount Kenya. In the image is the captain of a Somalia-bound Ugandan attack helicopter […]
Facebook claim by Newsroom Uganda. The poster claims that Joe Biden replied to Kyagulanyi of NUP and his camp saying he is the President of America, not the whole world. This as reply to a request by Robert Kyagulanyi to the president of America to help them overthrow President Museveni. The claim is false.
Claim by Ugandan Liberator Sankara. He claims that when google closes it’s business in Uganda,Uganda will join the ten countries in Africa without google.
Facebook claim by Luka Emma Divoff. The poster claims that President Museveni arrested. The claim is false
Facebook claim by Newsroom Uganda. It claims that Kyagulanyi says he is ready for talks with President Museveni. However that he has put conditions for dialogue before meeting him. The claim is false.
Facebook claim by Benny Ajuna BK. The poster claims that the failure of Bobiwine to drop the mission for war in Uganda but due to pressure from his funders has led Kyagulanyi insists on going on with the mission. However, the claim is false.
In his tweet, Joel Ssenyonyi said that, “the regime knowing it robbed Ugandans of their victory has hacked into NUP page and posted this fake concession letter.”