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Uganda opposition leader arrested as protests resume

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Ugandan opposition leader Kizza Besigye was briefly arrested as he took part in a "walk-to-work" protest against surging consumer prices and wasteful...

Uganda police arrest 12 opposition activists

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Ugandan police said they have arrested 12 opposition activists for planning violent anti-government demonstrations, a move opposition leaders denounced as harassment. Opposition-led demonstrations...

Fanfare masks doubts on US anti-rebel push in Africa

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US President Barack Obama's deployment of 100 military advisers to help defeat Uganda's notorious Lord's Resistance Army (LRA) may yield him a...

Ugandan officials charged with graft, freed on bail

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A Ugandan court charged three ministers with corruption offences but released them on bail, a day after they resigned their positions to...

Uganda detains author of book critical of Museveni

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Ugandan police said they had detained a man accused of writing a book criticising President Yoweri Museveni and predicting his removal from...

Uganda MPs demand special session over oil tax row

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Ugandan legislators want the speaker to call an emergency session of the house to discuss a government dispute with Britain's Heritage Oil...

Uganda jails two for World Cup bombing

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Two Ugandans have been jailed after pleading guilty to terrorism charges related to a coordinated bomb attack on the capital last year...

Uganda frees Kenyan activist held over Kampala blast

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Uganda freed a Kenyan human rights activist arrested last year in connection with a Kampala bomb attack by Somalia's al Qaeda-linked al...

Gaddafi’s African caravan experience may prove a lifeline

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Ugandans from remote northern parts of the country still fondly remember the snaking convoy of limos and armoured cars that would pass...

FACTBOX-Key political risks to watch in Uganda

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Uganda is braced for fresh anti-government protests as the opposition calls for a rally in support of "people power" in North Africa...

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SANDF missing the communication target

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Former defence and military veterans minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula on a number of occasions said words to the effect South Africans have to decide what...