Ugandan Police Detain the President’s 2 Top Opponents

RODNEY MUHUMUZA, Associated Press KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) — Ugandan police on Thursday detained two of the president’s top challengers, an opposition leader and a former prime minister who last month announced he would seek the presidency. Three-time presidential candidate Kizza Besigye, who is frequently detained Read More


Uganda Silences Critics with Tough New Law

Special to the NNPA from the Global Information Network Uganda protest Aug. 6 (GIN) – Uganda’s ruling party, lead by President Yoweri Museveni, has cancelled the right to march, rally or demonstrate under a new “public order management” rule that critics say gives police dictatorial Read More