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One dead at protest against extending Ugandan president's rule - Reuters

KAMPALA (Reuters) - At least one person died as police fired bullets and teargas to disperse a crowd of opposition supporters rallying on Wednesday against plans to extend Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni's rule. Police have broken up a series of ...and more »

Ugandan opposition leader held on murder charge after protests - Reuters

KAMPALA (Reuters) - Uganda's main opposition leader was arrested and charged with murder, police said on Friday, after they broke up a rally organized to protest moves to extend President Yoweri Museveni's rule. FILE PHOTO: Opposition leader Kizza ...and more »

How Museveni rediscovered Uganda's need for him - Daily Nation (blog)

In the mid 1990s when I lived in Tanzania, I had a Ugandan friend, John Omara. John, an Acholi from Gulu in northern Uganda, was brilliant, deep and thoughtful. He spoke in a low measured tone almost in a whisper, calmly and politely, letting you soak ...and more »

Two killed in protest against extension of Ugandan president's rule - africanews

Two people died as police fired bullets and teargas to disperse a crowd of opposition supporters rallying on Wednesday against plans to extend Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni's rule. AdChoices. ADVERTISING. inRead invented by Teads. Police have ...and more »

Uganda police kill two at protest against President Yoweri Museveni - International Business Times UK

Opposition leaders are trying to mobilize against efforts to remove an age barrier in the constitution. By Associated Press. October 19, 2017 08:11 BST. Yoweri Museveni UK Somalia Conference President Yoweri Museveni of Uganda meets Prime Minister ...and more »

Uganda police arrest opposition leader Besigye on murder charges - FRANCE 24

Ugandan police have detained the country's most prominent opposition leader over allegations of attempted murder. Police spokesman Asan Kasingye said Friday that four-time presidential candidate Kizza Besigye is being held in the capital, Kampala, ...and more »

Ugandan opposition leader charged with murder after deadly anti-government protests - africanews

A leading Ugandan opposition figure was arrested and charged with murder, police said on Friday, after a deadly anti-government rally that security personnel broke up with teargas and bullets. AdChoices. ADVERTISING. inRead invented by Teads.and more »

Uganda's opposition vow to continue with joint consultation - Kampala Dispatch (satire) (press release) (blog)

Opposition Members of Parliament have vowed to continue with their joint consultation programmes despite an order from Police stopping them. The Director of Operations in the Uganda Police Force, Asuman Mugyenyi, yesterday issued a statement ...and more »

Museveni's true colours have come out - Uganda opposition leader - Independent Online

Johannesburg – Opposition Forum for Democratic change (FDC) leader Gen Mugisha Muntu has accused Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni of exposing his "leadership greed", Uganda's Daily Monitor reported on Thursday. A bill removing the age limit for ...and more »

Uganda bans protests over presidential age limit plans - East Africa Monitor

Uganda has banned “illegal” protests over plans to remove presidential age limits from the country's constitution that would allow Yoweri Museveni to continue running in elections. Police announced the ban on Wednesday after teargas was used to ...and more »