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AllAfrica.com
Magistrate to Visit Luzira Over Besigye Rights Violationaftermath of the February 18 general election. Besigye lost the election for t
Magistrate to Visit Luzira Over Besigye Rights Violation
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
aftermath of the February 18 general election. Besigye lost the election for the third time to his nemesis and incumbent Yoweri Museveni who garnered 61% of the vote cast. Opposition contested the outcome of the election; they went ahead to lose... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Is Acholi Claim of Exclusion in the Oil Sector a Time Bomb?to the two-decade-long insurgency by the Lord's Resistance Army, led by Joseph
Is Acholi Claim of Exclusion in the Oil Sector a Time Bomb?
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
to the two-decade-long insurgency by the Lord's Resistance Army, led by Joseph Kony, against the government of President Yoweri Museveni, the Acholi have seen it all. To date, Kony has eluded arrest by the elite Ugandan military and their... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kenya Airways Faces Stiff Rivalry As Uganda Moves to Revive Carrierordered by RwandAir. Uganda has announced plans to revive its airline in a mov
Kenya Airways Faces Stiff Rivalry As Uganda Moves to Revive Carrier
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
ordered by RwandAir. Uganda has announced plans to revive its airline in a move that could end KQ's dominance. President Yoweri Museveni has directed the Cabinet to conclude discussions with investors to start a national airline as a matter of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Book Review - Rwanda Conflict 'Its Roots and Regional Implications'was said to have headed to Uganda. And many of them were conscripted in the Uga
Book Review - Rwanda Conflict 'Its Roots and Regional Implications'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
was said to have headed to Uganda. And many of them were conscripted in the Ugandan army with time. When Uganda President Yoweri Museveni launched a war against the Obote II regime in the early eighties, many of his fighters were youngsters from... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Former Minister Wanume Kibedi's Burial Set for Saturday10 a.m. before the body is transported to Nabitende village for an overnight vi
Former Minister Wanume Kibedi's Burial Set for Saturday
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
10 a.m. before the body is transported to Nabitende village for an overnight vigil and burial the following day. President Yoweri Museveni who facilitated the repatriation of the remains of the late former Minister is expected to be the Chief... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Former Opposition Party Leader in Court for Defaming MuseveniOtunnu has appeared before Buganda Road Magistrates Court as his trial in a cas
Former Opposition Party Leader in Court for Defaming Museveni
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Otunnu has appeared before Buganda Road Magistrates Court as his trial in a case in which he allegedly defamed President Yoweri Museveni kicked off. Mr Otunnu who is represented by Asuman Basalirwa as his lawyer Tuesday appeared before the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Court Suspends Hearing of Defiance Ban ApplicationRwakafuzi said. Besigye and seven others contested in the 2016 presidential el
Court Suspends Hearing of Defiance Ban Application
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Rwakafuzi said. Besigye and seven others contested in the 2016 presidential elections and lost to the incumbent president, Yoweri Museveni who garnered 60 percent of the total votes according to results announced by the Electoral Commission (EC).... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Museveni Launches Dairy FarmPresident Yoweri Museveni recently commissioned Pearl Dairy Farms Ltd in Mbarar
Museveni Launches Dairy Farm
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
President Yoweri Museveni recently commissioned Pearl Dairy Farms Ltd in Mbarara, widening a market for farmers who have struggled to get buyers for their milk. The farm, an agro arm of Midland group, manufactures dairy products such as Lato milk,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
AU Council Calls for Quick, Inclusive Talks On Burundican feed the dialogue at the external level under the mediation of the East Afr
AU Council Calls for Quick, Inclusive Talks On Burundi
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
can feed the dialogue at the external level under the mediation of the East African Community, with Ugandan president Yoweri Museveni as the main mediator and former Tanzanian president Benjamin Mkapa as the co-facilitator," said... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Roads Closed As First Lady Takes Over Education MinistrySports head offices in Kampala were Monday blocked as First Lady Janet Museveni
Roads Closed As First Lady Takes Over Education Ministry
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Sports head offices in Kampala were Monday blocked as First Lady Janet Museveni was being handed her new office. President Yoweri Museveni recently named his wife as the new minister for Education and Sports, taking over from Ms Jessica Alupo, who... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Harsh Verdict on Media's Election Coveragestations allocated 10,257 minutes - 171 hours, which took in 2,587 stories. Ou
Harsh Verdict on Media's Election Coverage
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
stations allocated 10,257 minutes - 171 hours, which took in 2,587 stories. Out of all the eight candidates, President Yoweri Museveni was the most covered. A total of 2,061,347cm² newspaper space (2,204 pages), 3,380 minutes on television (56... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Museveni Unveils New Cabinet Amid Opposition ClampdownUgandan President Yoweri Museveni, in his country residence of Rwakitura, in we
Museveni Unveils New Cabinet Amid Opposition Clampdown
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni, in his country residence of Rwakitura, in west Uganda, February 21 2016. REUTERS/James Akena Uganda's President Yoweri Museveni on Tuesday appointed three opposition members to his new cabinet, and pledged to forge... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Africa Faces Up to Brexit Votethe head of the Africa program at Chatham House in London, told DW. Many Afric
Africa Faces Up to Brexit Vote
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
the head of the Africa program at Chatham House in London, told DW. Many African leaders, including Uganda's President Yoweri Museveni, have been proponents of pan-Africanism, a principle for greater political and economic cooperation both... Read more
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DW
Africa faces up to Brexit vote | Brexit: Bye-bye Europe |the head of the Africa program at Chatham House in London, told DW. Many Afric
Africa faces up to Brexit vote | Brexit: Bye-bye Europe |
DW / Posted 6 days ago
the head of the Africa program at Chatham House in London, told DW. Many African leaders, including Uganda's President Yoweri Museveni, have been proponents of pan-Africanism, a principle for greater political and economic cooperation both... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Museveni to Set Uganda's Middle-Income Agenda On ThursdayPresident Yoweri Museveni has challenged his new cabinet to look for investment
Museveni to Set Uganda's Middle-Income Agenda On Thursday
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
President Yoweri Museveni has challenged his new cabinet to look for investments, end corruption and move to total commercialization of agriculture in order to move the country to middle-income status. He will outline his complete plan for this to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Muntu Attacked for 'Overlooking' Besigye Supporters in CabinetFebruary controversial presidential election with 52% although the Electoral Co
Muntu Attacked for 'Overlooking' Besigye Supporters in Cabinet
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
February controversial presidential election with 52% although the Electoral Commission announced the incumbent President Yoweri Museveni winner with 60%. Another presidential candidate Amama Mbabazi challenged Museveni's re-election but the... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Uganda says to pull troops out of Somalia by end of 2017Museveni has intervened in several regional security hot spots, deploying troop
Uganda says to pull troops out of Somalia by end of 2017
Eye Witness News / Posted 7 days ago
Museveni has intervened in several regional security hot spots, deploying troops in Somalia. FILE: Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni. Picture: Isaac Kasamani/AFP. Somalia,Uganda,Somalia rebels,Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni,Somalias... Read more
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The Star
Uganda says to pull troops out of Somalia by end of 2017back regional military interventions after it said it planned a similar pullbac
Uganda says to pull troops out of Somalia by end of 2017
The Star / Posted 7 days ago
back regional military interventions after it said it planned a similar pullback from Central African Republic. President Yoweri Museveni has intervened in several regional security hotspots, deploying troops to help quell unrest in Somalia,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
U.S. Announces New Programme to Boost Uganda's Agriculturefor agriculture production, trade, youth employment, and adaptation to climate
U.S. Announces New Programme to Boost Uganda's Agriculture
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
for agriculture production, trade, youth employment, and adaptation to climate change. Launched by Uganda President Yoweri Museveni and US Mission Ambassador Deborah R. Malac at Speke Resort in Munyonyo on Tuesday, the Leveraging Excellence... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
I Will Not Tolerate Any Minister Who Delays Investment DecisionUgandan President Yoweri Museveni Tuesday reiterated he will not entertain any
I Will Not Tolerate Any Minister Who Delays Investment Decision
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni Tuesday reiterated he will not entertain any minister who delays investment decisions in his cabinet. "I will not tolerate anybody who delays to make decision especially those involving investment. Secondly, no... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
African Press Review 22 June 2016page of this morning's Monitor. Speaking yesterday at the swearing-in of the co
African Press Review 22 June 2016
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
page of this morning's Monitor. Speaking yesterday at the swearing-in of the country's newly appointed minsters, President Yoweri Museveni said he would not tolerate delays in decision-making, especially on questions of investment, nor would he... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Museveni Admits Patronage Played Part in Cabinet SelectionMuseveni greets minister Evelyn Anite's daughter at State House. By Edward Sse
Museveni Admits Patronage Played Part in Cabinet Selection
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
Museveni greets minister Evelyn Anite's daughter at State House. By Edward Ssekika and Sulaiman Kakaire President Yoweri Museveni has for the first time explained how he finally arrived at his 80-member-strong cabinet. Museveni used the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Besigye Appears in Court Again As State Produces Video Evidenceto hear court proceedings which will include the state tabling more evidence to
Besigye Appears in Court Again As State Produces Video Evidence
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
to hear court proceedings which will include the state tabling more evidence to pin the four time challenger of president Yoweri Museveni. State is preparing to show court video footage of when they say Mr Besigye disobeyed lawful orders and... Read more
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9d
BBC News
Jean-Pierre Bemba, DR Congo's ex-rebel and vice-presidentearly 1990s. Another person central to his roundabout journey to becoming DR C
Jean-Pierre Bemba, DR Congo's ex-rebel and vice-president
BBC News / Posted 9 days ago
early 1990s. Another person central to his roundabout journey to becoming DR Congo's vice-president was Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni. As the government battled Rwanda-backed rebel groups in eastern DR Congo, Mr Museveni helped Mr Bemba open... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Democracy in East Africa Loses Out As Governments Battle Oppositionagainst offenders, a grim warning when people have already been shot. In Ugand
Democracy in East Africa Loses Out As Governments Battle Opposition
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
against offenders, a grim warning when people have already been shot. In Uganda, the epic struggle between President Yoweri Museveni and his erstwhile comrade Kizza Besigye of the opposition Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) shows no sign of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Budget - Museveni Warns Telecoms on Tax EvasionPresident Yoweri Museveni has said government will acquire the latest communica
Budget - Museveni Warns Telecoms on Tax Evasion
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
President Yoweri Museveni has said government will acquire the latest communication equipment to end what he termed rampant tax evasion and corruption within telecom companies in Uganda. He said estimates indicate that the country was losing up to... Read more
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DW
North Korea losing African, South American allies |of Uganda, Ethiopia and Kenya. The details would have been worked out in advanc
North Korea losing African, South American allies |
DW / Posted 9 days ago
of Uganda, Ethiopia and Kenya. The details would have been worked out in advance, but Park walked away from a meeting with Yoweri Museveni, the Ugandan president, with an agreement that he would cut all military ties with North Korea. Within days,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Bashir Receives Written Message From President Museveni— President of the Republic, Field Marshal Omer Al-Bashir, has received a writt
Bashir Receives Written Message From President Museveni
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
— President of the Republic, Field Marshal Omer Al-Bashir, has received a written message from the Ugandan President, Yoweri Museveni, dealing with the bilateral relations and means of strengthening them further. The message was handed to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President to Set Up New Mountain Warfare ForceUganda's President Yoweri Museveni has said he will establish a new specialised
President to Set Up New Mountain Warfare Force
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
Uganda's President Yoweri Museveni has said he will establish a new specialised mountain warfare force to secure all mountains in the country. The President made the revelation at Kyanjuki Village in Kasese District at the foot of Mt Rwenzori on... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Turkish Firm Gets Ugandan Zoneofficially allocated land to set up an economic zone. The deal was overseen by
Turkish Firm Gets Ugandan Zone
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
officially allocated land to set up an economic zone. The deal was overseen by the Ergodan and his counterpart President Yoweri Museveni. below is the official statement. 'Matia Kasaija, Minister of Finance, Planning and Economic Development on... Read more
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Daily Maverick
ICG: From Conflict to Co-operation? Sudan, South Sudan and Ugandakey provisions negotiated at the IGAD Head of State-level involving Sudanese Pr
ICG: From Conflict to Co-operation? Sudan, South Sudan and Uganda
Daily Maverick / Posted 10 days ago
key provisions negotiated at the IGAD Head of State-level involving Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir and Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni. These included the withdrawal of Ugandan forces – completed in October 2015 – and the “disarmament,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Juba, Kampala Reach Out to Khartoumkey provisions negotiated at the IGAD Head of State level involving Sudanese Pr
Juba, Kampala Reach Out to Khartoum
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
key provisions negotiated at the IGAD Head of State level involving Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir and Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni. These included the withdrawal of Ugandan forces – completed in October 2015 – and the "disarmament,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Uganda Police, Army Fail to Provide Answers to Rampant Shootoutsthe officers' unhappiness is a public secret, that in the army appeared to come
Uganda Police, Army Fail to Provide Answers to Rampant Shootouts
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
the officers' unhappiness is a public secret, that in the army appeared to come to the fore three days after President Yoweri Museveni took the oath of office on May 12. Discontent in the army Soldiers publicly demanded a pay rise, a hitherto... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Traders Call for Removal of NTBs On Northern Corridor Routeports, Seka also reported challenges regarding Rwandan clearing and forwarding
Traders Call for Removal of NTBs On Northern Corridor Route
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
ports, Seka also reported challenges regarding Rwandan clearing and forwarding agents getting access. In 2013, Presidents Yoweri Museveni of Uganda, Paul Kagame of Rwanda and Uhuru Kenyatta of Kenya agreed to implement a Single Customs Territory... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
Reject Mahama’s Presidential Dictatorship - NPP-USAnever be the same again. Those who may deem this call as alarmist need only to
Reject Mahama’s Presidential Dictatorship - NPP-USA
Ghanaweb.com / Posted 11 days ago
never be the same again. Those who may deem this call as alarmist need only to remember how Paul Biya of Cameroun and Yoweri Museveni of Uganda both slowly turned their respective countries into presidential dictatorships. It should not escape... Read more
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Yonhap News Agency
Pyongyang retorts forced withdrawal from Ugandathe African nation, reaffirming its willingness to halt all military exchange w
Pyongyang retorts forced withdrawal from Uganda
Yonhap News Agency / Posted 11 days ago
the African nation, reaffirming its willingness to halt all military exchange with the communist nation. Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni made the pledge to cut all military ties with North Korea during a summit meeting with South Korean President... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Archbishop Ntagali Decries Rising Religious HypocrisyNtagali is in South Ankole diocese on a pastoral visit that started on Monday a
Archbishop Ntagali Decries Rising Religious Hypocrisy
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
Ntagali is in South Ankole diocese on a pastoral visit that started on Monday and shall end on Sunday with the commissioning of the diocesan mission hospital at Kyamate. President Yoweri Museveni is expected to preside over the Sunday... Read more
14d
Canberra Times
Lord’s Resistance Army commander and former Joseph Kony lieutenant Dominic Ongwen held in Central Africaso critical of the ICC recently, so I think it is unlikely Uganda will hand him
Lord’s Resistance Army commander and former Joseph Kony lieutenant Dominic Ongwen held in Central Africa
Canberra Times / Posted 14 days ago
so critical of the ICC recently, so I think it is unlikely Uganda will hand him over to ICC," he said. Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni last month urged African nations to withdraw from the Rome Statue, a treaty that created the ICC, amid... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'Onduparaka Don't Fear Vipers'side that will be playing in the Uganda Premier League next season, has reporte
'Onduparaka Don't Fear Vipers'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
side that will be playing in the Uganda Premier League next season, has reportedly attracted the attention of President Yoweri Museveni and he is preparing to host them for a state dinner soon. Their patron, Ayivu MP Bernard Atiku, is the brain... Read more
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Yonhap News Agency
Uganda asks N. Korea to withdraw forces: S. Koreato halt all military exchange with the communist nation, South Korea's military
Uganda asks N. Korea to withdraw forces: S. Korea
Yonhap News Agency / Posted 14 days ago
to halt all military exchange with the communist nation, South Korea's military said Thursday. Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni first made the pledge to cut all military ties with North Korea during a summit meeting with South Korean... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Election Trends 2016: A Good Year for Democracy?poll for a day. Term limits were dropped from Uganda's constitution in 2005. A
Election Trends 2016: A Good Year for Democracy?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
poll for a day. Term limits were dropped from Uganda's constitution in 2005. As expected, February elections saw President Yoweri Museveni comfortably notch up his seventh five-year term since 1986. His perennial rival, Dr Kizza Besigye, was... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Ugandan court rules against holding Besigye’s trial in high security prisonappearance on 29 June. FILE: Uganda’s Opposition leader Ugandan opposition lea
Ugandan court rules against holding Besigye’s trial in high security prison
Eye Witness News / Posted 15 days ago
appearance on 29 June. FILE: Uganda’s Opposition leader Ugandan opposition leader Kizza Besigye. Picture: AFP. Uganda,Yoweri Museveni,Kizza Besigye PRETORIA - A Ugandan court’s ruled against a prosecution bid to have opposition leader Kizza... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Jailed Museveni rival fears for his lifecircumstances while in detention. The charges against Besigye relate to his re
Jailed Museveni rival fears for his life
New Zimbabwe / Posted 15 days ago
circumstances while in detention. The charges against Besigye relate to his refusal to accept the legitimacy of President Yoweri Museveni, who won a disputed election in February. Besigye claims he won the polls. A lawyer for the opposition... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Tanzania and Kenya Nod to Key Regional Trade Billto the Bill and that the duo was waiting for other three heads of state to also
Tanzania and Kenya Nod to Key Regional Trade Bill
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
to the Bill and that the duo was waiting for other three heads of state to also append their signatures to it. These are Yoweri Museveni of Uganda, Pierre Nkurunziza of Burundi and Paul Kagame of Rwanda. Salvar Kiir of South Sudan will not assent... Read more
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Salon.com
Uganda: Jailed opposition leader says he fears for his lifecircumstances while in detention. The charges against Besigye relate to his re
Uganda: Jailed opposition leader says he fears for his life
Salon.com / Posted 15 days ago
circumstances while in detention. The charges against Besigye relate to his refusal to accept the legitimacy of President Yoweri Museveni, who won a disputed election in February. Besigye claims he won the polls. A lawyer for the opposition... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
6th ICGLR Summit Closedof State and Government are president José Eduardo dos Santos (Angola), Joseph
6th ICGLR Summit Closed
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
of State and Government are president José Eduardo dos Santos (Angola), Joseph Kabila (DRC), Denis Sassou Nguesso (Congo), Yoweri Museveni (Uganda) and Jacob Zuma ( South Africa), the latter as an observer. At this meeting, Angola started a new... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Security On Alert Over Rebel Fears18 presidential and parliamentary elections, which he claimed were rigged by th
Security On Alert Over Rebel Fears
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
18 presidential and parliamentary elections, which he claimed were rigged by the ruling NRM winning candidate President Yoweri Museveni. "On 4th May, police in Jinja arrested 100 FDC supporters and charged them with being idle and disorderly... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Security Budget - Kenya Leads, Giving More to Military, Policeand territorial integrity," said the MP for Buyanja, Matia Kasaija, who read th
Security Budget - Kenya Leads, Giving More to Military, Police
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
and territorial integrity," said the MP for Buyanja, Matia Kasaija, who read the budget statement on behalf of President Yoweri Museveni. In Rwanda, the budgetary allocations for military is hardly made public. It is estimated the country spent... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
6th ICGLR Summit Opensthe summit are the presidents of Uganda, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Sout
6th ICGLR Summit Opens
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
the summit are the presidents of Uganda, Democratic Republic of the Congo, South Africa, Republic of Congo and Kenya, Yoweri Museveni, Joseph Kabila, Jacob Zuma, Denis Sassou Nguesso and Uhuru Kenyatta, respectively. The first vice president... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
ICGLR Summit - Congolese President in LuandaJanuary 14, 2014. Already in Luanda for the eventare the presidents of Uganda,
ICGLR Summit - Congolese President in Luanda
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
January 14, 2014. Already in Luanda for the eventare the presidents of Uganda, Republic of Congo, South Africa, Kenya, Yoweri Museveni, Denis Sassou Nguesso, Jacob Zuma and Uhuru Kenyatta respecively. The first vice president of Burundi,... Read more
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