The purpose of Ugandan democracy activist and parliamentarian Boby Wine’s meeting with Representative Sherman was to petition Trump to stop funding the repressive Ugandan Military.
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The Bobi Wine trial is a showdown of how the Ugandan regime is flaunting democracy. Wine is being dragged from one court to another for opposing Museveni despite his parliamentary immunity.
Monday Ugandan police battled protesters seeking release of jailed pop star and critic of President Museveni, Kyagulanyi Ssentamu, known as Bobi Wine.
Ugandan government is under pressure from human rights activists to explain pictures and reports of the brutal torture of legislators by security forces.
Patrick Okumu-Ringa dismantled over 10 boreholes in the Nebbi municipality, a district in Northern Uganda, in reprisal for not being voted into parliament.
A Ugandan court on Thursday validated constitutional changes that removed the 75-year presidential age limit
Daily tax of 53 cents charged to access online services such as Facebook, Google, Whatsapp and Skype
Ugandan demonstrators in Kampala protested rising violence against women, including murder, rape and kidnapping
Democratic rights are increasingly not respected in Kenya, states a new report on the global status of freedom.
Ugandan lawmakers voted overwhelmingly Wednesday to remove presidential age limits, paving the way for President Yoweri Museveni