Tag Archives: Uganda

01 March 16

13 Killed in DR Congo By Suspected Ugandan Rebels

Suspected Ugandan rebels have killed 13 civilians during a raid on a village in the east of the Democratic Republic of Congo, authorities have said.

28 February 16

Uganda: President Slams ICC at Inauguration For Fifth Term

Uganda President Yoweri Museveni was sworn in for his controversial fifth term on Thursday, using the opportunity to take another swipe at the International Criminal Court (ICC).

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26 February 16

UN Rights Group Warns Uganda As Protests Turn Violent

The UN High Commission for Human Rights has warned Uganda of its obligations under international law as protests over last week’s elections turn violent.

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23 February 16

Uganda: Besigye Arrested Trying to Leave His Home

Uganda’s most prominent opposition leader has been arrested after he tried to leave his home on Monday, while being under house arrest.

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23 February 16

Uganda: Opposition Leader Urges Protests Over His Detention

Uganda’s leading opposition member urged his supporters to stage protests against his detention as he remains under house arrest.

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22 February 16

First Zika Virus Case Confirmed in South Africa

South Africa has confirmed its first case of the Zika virus as health authorities in some countries advise women not to become pregnant.

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22 February 16

Museveni Secures Fifth Term As Uganda President

Uganda President Yoweri Museveni extended his three-decade stint in power with a fifth term on Saturday, following Thursday’s eventful elections.

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20 February 16

Uganda: Talking Points on Election Day

As election day comes around in Uganda, we take a look at the talking points as Yoweri Museveni seeks to prolong his 30-year rule in the country.

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15 February 16

Uganda President Condemns ‘Partisan’ ICC

Uganda President Yoweri Museveni has condemned the International Criminal Court (ICC) ahead of general elections in the country.

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01 February 16

Press Freedom Groups Criticise East African Nations

Three press freedom watchdogs have criticised Kenya, Uganda and Tanzania for systematically clamping down on the media within their countries.

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