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HOAX: This WFP poverty alleviation cash initiative is a scam

The UN humanitarian organisation dismissed the link as fake. Be aware of cash prize hoaxes on the internet. It is not true that filling in the World Food Program (WFP) questionnaire through…

MISSING CONTEXT: This video of a robbery in Kampala is not from 2024

The footage dates back to 2018. What is true is that Uganda has witnessed a sheaf of robberies in the last quarters of 2024, some very tactical and many recorded on camera,…

A Photo Of Bobi Wine With The Title “Nnyinimu Mwali” Is Altered

A photo of Bobi Wine with the words “Nnyinimu Mwali” and “Obuganda buladde,” was shared by an X user, with a caption claiming that he is using the words yet the phrase…

MISLEADING: Buganda Officials Did Not Accuse NUP Of Harassing The Kabaka And Kingdom Officials

A WhatsApp user shared with us a link to a website story (archived link), claiming that Buganda officials are accusing the National Unity Platform (NUP) leadership of hiring people to harass the…

FALSE: UK Parliament Did not Ditch Kyagulanyi to Endorse Ssenyonyi as Potential Ugandan President for 2026 Elections

A story run by The Explorer, a local news website in Uganda headlined  “UK Parliament Ditches Kyagulanyi and Endorses Ssenyonyi as Potential Ugandan President for 2026 Elections”, is FALSE. The story was…

FALSE: This image does not show a Ugandan Senator launching a bridge constructed for his constituents

This claim purporting to show a photo of a Ugandan Senator proudly showing off a bridge constructed for his constituents is FALSE. The post, which was made by @Naija PR on X…