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Besigye Re-arrested Shortly after Court Extended His Bail

Uganda's opposition kingpin Dr Kizza Besigye has been arrested minutes after Rukungiri Chief Magistrate’s court extended his bail On Thursday, Besigye, the Former Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) presidential candidate, FDC secretary for Mobilisation Ingrid Turinawe, Rukungiri District councillor Innocent Tashobya, Joseph Akankwasta Bamuhangire and Darius Tweyambe appeared before the magistrate's

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Besigye Re-Arrested at Rukungiri Court

Opposition kingpin Dr Kizza Besigye has been re-arrested by police in Rukungiri about five hours after a magistrate's court granted him and six others bail. Besigye, Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) presidential candidate Patrick Amuriat, party chief mobiliser Ingrid Turinawe and four others Wednesday morning appeared before a Rukungiri Magistrate’s Court

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Age Limit: Besigye, Six Others Granted Bail

Opposition kingpin Dr Kizza Besigye, Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) presidential candidate Patrick Amuriat, party chief mobiliser Ingrid Turinawe and four others have Wednesday morning been granted a non-cash bail and released. Earlier, they were charged in Rukungiri Magistrate’s Court over last week’s scuffle with police in which one anti-age limit removal

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Age Limit: ‘Killed Besigye Supporter’s Postmortem Report Implicates Police, Vindicates Besigye’

A report from a postmortem examination of the body of Edson Nasasira, a man killed last Wednesday in an age limit  consultation rally in the south western district of Rukungiri could make prosecutors think twice on slapping murder charges against the trio of opposition kingpin Dr Kizza Besigye, Forum for Democratic Change

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Besigye Spends Night at Mbarara Police, Transferred Back to Rukungiri

Opposition kingpin Dr Kizza Besigye, Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) presidential candidate Patrick Amuriat and party chief mobiliser Ingrid Turinawe have been returned to the south western Uganda town of Rukungiri, an opposition party official has revealed. "We have learnt that Dr. Besigye and co were airlifted and are now in Rukungiri.

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Kayihura Suspends Rukungiri DPC

Police chief Gen. Kale Kayihura has withdrawn Rukungiri District Police Commander Richard Emuna in a mini-reshuffle, The Tower Post has leant. This comes a few days after a battle between Police and four-time presidential candidate Dr Kizza Besigye’s supporters in Rukungiri town, where Emuna commanded his officers to use live bullets

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Age Limit: Besigye Arrested in Kabale

Opposition kingpin Dr Kizza Besigye has been arrested on his way to the south western town of Kabale. Police say Besigye, a four-time challenger to three-decade president Yoweri Museveni, will be charged in Rukungiri where one person was killed Wednesday as police fired live bullets to disperse hundreds at an age

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