Kizza Besigye

 
Zimbabwe’s opposition copies the Kenyan playbook
Zimbabwe’s opposition copies the Kenyan playbook
When Nelson Chamisa this week announced his intention to inaugurate himself as “People’s President” of Zimbabwe, he was following in the...
The dictator’s dilemma: How to succeed at succession
The dictator’s dilemma: How to succeed at succession
Have dictators finally had their day? From retirements to coups d’etat, presidential term limits and opposition candidates winning elections,...
After Mugabe: Do I dare to hope, as a Ugandan?
After Mugabe: Do I dare to hope, as a Ugandan?
Following the ousting of Robert Mugabe’s 37-year regime through a military coup by General Constantino Chiwenga, Yoweri Kaguta Museveni, leader...
Zuma hails Uganda for ‘peaceful’ poll amid US backlash
Zuma hails Uganda for ‘peaceful’ poll amid US backlash
President Jacob Zuma has congratulated Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni on his recent election victory, despite reports of a forceful clampdown on...
Uganda opposition leader held after election loss
Uganda opposition leader held after election loss
Ugandan opposition leader Kizza Besigye was detained for the fourth time in eight days on Monday, after he failed to unseat long-serving President...
Uganda's Besigye released on bail
Uganda's Besigye released on bail
Uganda's opposition leader Kizza Besigye has been released on bail, after being arrested at a gathering in Kampala following the death of a...
Ugandan police crack down on new Besigye gathering
Ugandan police crack down on new Besigye gathering
Ugandan police fired teargas to disperse thousands of supporters of opposition leader Kizza Besigye who had gathered to hear his renewed calls for...
Uganda's Besigye vows to press on with protests
Uganda's Besigye vows to press on with protests
Ugandan opposition leader Kizza Besigye says that cost-of-living protests must go on despite a lull in recent weeks that coincided with his being...
Police gate Uganda's Besigye ahead of protest walk
Police gate Uganda's Besigye ahead of protest walk
Ugandan police on Thursday arrested the country's top opposition leader to prevent what authorities said could be a destructive protest march.
Riots in Uganda after Besigye booted off Kenyan flight
Riots in Uganda after Besigye booted off Kenyan flight
Uganda's top opposition leader was kicked off a flight from Kenya on Wednesday, prompting riots back home that police quelled with tear gas only a...
Rioting breaks out in Kampala
Rioting breaks out in Kampala
Rioters setting up burning roadblocks in downtown Kampala clashed with police firing tear gas on Friday, a day after Uganda's opposition leader was...
Police arrest, tear gas Uganda's opposition leader
Police arrest, tear gas Uganda's opposition leader
Police cracked open the window of Uganda's top opposition leader and fired tear gas into his vehicle on Thursday, wounding him in the eye during a...

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