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Uganda accuses US of subversion after envoy tries to visit Wine's house

Uganda accuses US of subversion after envoy tries to visit Wine's house

Uganda's government spokesman accused the United States on Tuesday of trying to subvert last week's presidential elections after the US ambassador attempted to visit an opposition leader being held under house arrest.

Uganda's Museveni wins sixth term, rival alleges fraud

Uganda's Museveni wins sixth term, rival alleges fraud

Long-time leader Yoweri Museveni held a commanding lead in Uganda's presidential election according to partial results on Saturday morning, with final results expected later in the day ...

Uganda bans rallies by supporters of opponent of Museveni

Uganda bans rallies by supporters of opponent of Museveni

Uganda on Wednesday banned rallies to welcome a prominent opponent of President Yoweri Museveni home from the United States where he received treatment for injuries he said were sustained during torture by security forces.

Uganda's Museveni set for 'life presidency' after court ruling

Uganda's Museveni set for 'life presidency' after court ruling

A lawyer for a group of Ugandan opposition leaders has warned that President Yoweri Museveni, 73, is heading for a "life presidency".

Uganda's Museveni signs law removing age cap for president

Uganda's Museveni signs law removing age cap for president

Uganda's President Yoweri Museveni has signed a law that scraps a 75-year age cap for presidential candidates, a spokesman for parliament said on Tuesday, a move critics say will allow him to remain in power indefinitely.

Ugandan academic charged for criticising president on Facebook

Ugandan academic charged for criticising president on Facebook

The Ugandan government charged a prominent academic with a "cyber harassment" offence on Monday after she repeatedly posted criticism of President Yoweri Museveni and his wife on Facebook, according to court documents.

Uganda's Museveni wins election, opposition cries foul

Uganda's Museveni wins election, opposition cries foul

President Yoweri Museveni on Saturday won Uganda's disputed presidential election, cementing his 30-year grip on power in the East African nation despite criticism of the poll by European and Commonwealth observers.