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Stone throwing Ugandan MPs arrested

Ugandan police arrested three opposition lawmakers and others after stones were thrown at the convoy of President Yoweri Museveni, who has ruled...

Increased security for Ugandan lawmakers

President Yoweri Museveni approved increased security spending for Uganda's 456 members of parliament - including sharpshooters and armoured escort vehicles - after...

Grenades thrown at Ugandan legislators’ houses

Five grenades were thrown at the homes of two Ugandan legislators opposed to scrapping the presidential age limit and extending President Yoweri...

Ugandan MPs ejected from parliament

At least five Ugandan lawmakers received hospital treatment for injuries sustained while being dragged out of the parliament by plain-clothes security guards...

Zambian MPs suspended for snubbing presidential speech

Zambia's parliament suspended 48 opposition lawmakers for boycotting a speech by the president, widening a political rift that has alarmed rights groups. Parliament's...

ISS survey: MPs too absent, too often

As the general elections approach, it is worth noting what, in fact, the people of South Africa will be voting for. Strictly...