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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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Teargas, Live Bullets as Besigye is Arrested in Mbarara

Police in Mbarara on Tuesday fired teargas and live bullets to block a Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) party campaign rally by party presidential candidate Patrick Amuriat, who was accompanied by Dr Kizza Besigye and other opposition politicians. It all started when Police and the politicians failed to reach an agreement

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Besigye Charged in Rukungiri Court, Murder Charges Dropped

Opposition kingpin Dr Kizza Besigye, Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) presidential candidate Patrick Amuriat and party chief mobiliser Ingrid Turinawe have Wednesday morning been charged in Rukungiri Magistrate's Court over last week's scuffle with police in which one anti-age limit removal protester was shot dead. The trio were driven to Mbarara Police

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