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Maintaining Museveni’s securitised state

As Ugandans prepare to go to the polls in January 2021, the involvement of security forces in the electoral process is a given and political reform seems a long way off

Bobi Wine, Uganda’s ‘ghetto president’, upstages the real head of state

Musician-turned-MP Bobi Wine may be the most serious threat to President Yoweri Museveni’s continued stay in State House

Uganda rows over Museveni’s rule

As MPs scuffle over the president’s ageing reign, protesters take the battle to the streets

Uganda reels from media crackdown

Yoweri Museveni's government has banned live coverage of the opposition's 'defiance campaign'.

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Last year the commission asked the Constitutional Court to force the former president to appear. Although ruling has not been made, the summons remains valid, but Zuma’s lawyers say they won’t honour it

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More allegations against Jacob Zuma put before the state capture commission, as the questions the former president will have to answer when he appears next week continue to stack up

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