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Museveni Warns Kayihura, Muhoozi on Torture of Suspects

Uganda’s president Yoweri Museveni has spoken out on the torture of suspects in the murder case of the country’s police publicist, driver and body guard two months ago. Last week, graphic images of a tortured Kamwenge mayor and suspect in the murder of AIGP Andrew Felix Kaweesi circulated on local media,

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Govt Dares Besigye to Publish Names of UPDF Officers who “Back” Him

Government has told opposition chief and four-time presidential candidate DR Kizza Besigye to publish names of soldiers who support him. Ofwono Opondo, the government spokesperson, told journalists at the Media Centre in Kampala on Wednesday said that Besigye, the Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) candidate in the 2016 presidential polls has

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VERBATIM: HRW Urges Uganda to Investigate Kasese Killings

 Palace Attack Deaths Underreported; at Least 15 Children Still Missing  Killings by Ugandan military and police during joint operations in Kasese, western Uganda on November 26-27, 2016, warrant an independent, impartial fact-finding mission with international expertise, Human Rights Watch said today. On the bloodiest day, scores of people, including children, were

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