Wednesday, June 19, 2024

President of Uganda Yoweri Museveni

February 11, 2022

Uganda moves to jail those refusing COVID-19 vaccination

Persons found guilty of concealing infectious diseases would pay $850 or spend a year in jail, according to government proposition.

Uganda president Yoweri Museveni
February 8, 2022

Court stops writer from travelling over ‘insult’ of Ugandan president’s son

The author had in one of his articles suggested that the president’s son, Kainerugaba Muhoozi, was obese and bad-tempered.

January 11, 2022

Novelist tortured, detained for using Twitter to disturb Uganda’s President Museveni

Charges also include “willfully and repeatedly using his Twitter handle to disturb the peace of his Mr Museveni with no purpose of legitimate communication.”

Kakwenza Rukirabashaija/Yoweri Museveni
December 30, 2021

Ugandan writers kick over arrest of novelist who criticised President Museveni’s son

Mr Rukirabashaija has been detained after he called Mr Museveni’s son, Muhoozi Kainerugaba, “obese, drunk, bad-tempered, and a rotting corpse of a future president.”

August 17, 2021

Uganda to take in more than 2,000 Afghan refugees: Official

At 1.45 million so far, mostly from South Sudan, Congo and Burundi, Uganda hosts the largest number of refugees in Africa.

Yoweri Museveni
January 20, 2021

Uganda: Falana petitions UN over illegal detention of Bobi Wine

Robert ‘Bobi Wine’ Kyagulanyi has been kept under house arrest in his home since returning from voting at the country’s general election last week Thursday.

Femi Falana
January 18, 2021

Uganda reopens internet days after election, social media still banned

Although the internet is now on, social media is still blocked.

Yoweri Museveni
January 18, 2021

ANALYSIS: Uganda: AU dithers as hardline dictators expand grip on continent’s future

“The AU surely can do more than pay lip service while the continent reels under aging and unproductive dictators.”

Museveni/Bobi Wine
January 12, 2021

Uganda: 54 people killed in protests are insurrectionists: President Museveni

Many of Mr. Kyagulanyi’s assocites have been violently arrested and some killed.

A composite photo of President Yoweri Museveni and opposition leader Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu
November 30, 2020

Uganda: Families of police killings to be compensated: President Museveni

The Ugandan leader seeks ‘damage control’ after security forces cracked down on opposition.

Yoweri Museveni