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Amama Mbabazi

Date of Birth: 16/01/1949
Place of Birth: Kabale, Uganda


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Drawing the battle lines

Speaking on YouTube on 15 June John Patrick Amama Mbabazi declared his intention to secure the governing National Resistance Movement's presidential nomination in place of President Yoweri Museveni...


Spending for victory

Many observers also expect a rise in state spending in Kanungu the home district of former Prime Minister Amama Mbabazi...


Sejusa’s mystery return

One of those he named Prime Minister Amama Mbabazi has since been removed from office and influence although the consensus in political circles is that the Muhoozi project has been shelved for now (AC Vol 55 No 21 Mbabazi on the ropes)...


Central bank cracks whip

This comes at a time when the NRM is beset with how to handle the bitter falling out between Museveni and its Secretary General Patrick Amama Mbabazi (AC Vol 55 No 21 Mbabazi on the ropes)...


Loans for oil

Museveni is also beset by the most serious challenge yet to his iron grip on the ruling National Resistance Movement mounted by former NRM Secretary General Amama Mbabazi (AC Vol 55 No 21 Mbabazi on the ropes)...


Mbabazi on the ropes

Currently the main objective is to unseat Amama Mbabazi – the former Prime Minister sacked by Museveni on 18 September – from his position as NRM Secretary General and so quash his hopes of standing for President for the party (AC Vol 55 No 19 Putting US aid to other uses)...


Putting US aid to other uses

It even played a role we hear in a confrontation between Museveni and his old ally Amama Mbabazi whom he sacked as Prime Minister on 21 September...


President versus PM

And the breaking of a gentlemen's agreement between Museveni and Prime Minister Amama Mbabazi that he would receive the NRM presidential nomination in 2016 has put the two old friends at loggerheads...


Refinery deal struck

This was also an attempt to sideline Prime Minister Amama Mbabazi who is highly favoured in Beijing after brokering several high-profile deals last year...


Museveni on the defensive

Yet the biggest battle Museveni and NRM Secretary General and Prime Minister John Patrick Amama Mbabazi are now fighting is an attempt to rein in the ‘rebel MPs' as four NRM dissident members of parliament have become known: Theodore Ssekikubo (Lwemiyaga AC Vol 53 No 4 Spring in opposition's step and Vol 53 No 5 Rebels with a cause) Barnabas Ateenyi Tinkasiimire (Buyaga West) Wilfred Niwagaba (Ndorwa East) and Muhammad Nsereko (Kampala Central)...

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