Museveni signs bill removing Uganda presidential age limits
Uganda's Yoweri Museveni has signed into law a bill removing presidential age limits, a spokesman said Tuesday, clearing the way for the 73-year-old's expected sixth run at the presidency in 2021.
Museveni refuses to sign biosafety bill into law
President Yoweri Museveni of Uganda on Friday declined to sign a bill into law which allows Genetically Modified Organisms (GMO) into the country, a parliament spokesperson said.
Leadership is knowing when it’s time to pass the baton
When we talk about leadership it is often about one rising to the occasion or preparing oneself to assume a specific leadership position.
Ugandans charged for presidential protest pop song
Two Ugandan musicians were released on bail on Wednesday after being charged with disturbing the peace of veteran President Yoweri Museveni for a song suggesting he should retire, their lawyer said.
Ugandan lawmakers in presidential age-limit brawl
Lawmakers brawled in Uganda's parliament on Tuesday over long-serving ruler Yoweri Museveni's attempt to stay in power by removing presidential age-limits.
Politics of identity, Nigeria’s greatest problem, says Ugandan President
Museveni who said the problem was not only in Nigeria, but also in other African countries, said that those who emphasised on politics of identity are doing a disservice to their countries, and to Africa as a whole.
Uganda's 'Ghetto President' reggae star becomes real life MP
But in a surprising turn the 35-year-old reggae star -- who was just three when Museveni took power at the head of a rebel army -- on Thursday won a landslide victory in a city by-election to become the country's newest lawmaker.
Ugandan academic charged over Museveni 'buttocks' jibe
A prominent female academic and activist was charged on Monday with cyber-harassment for calling President Yoweri Museveni a "pair of buttocks" in a Facebook post.