Nov 2nd, 2012
The international battle against the al-Qaeda-allied militant group al-Shabaab is under threat after Uganda said it would withdraw its 5,700 troops from Somalia in a row over a controversial United Nations report. Mr Mbabazi said the report was written by ‘UN amateurs’ and that it failed ...
Aug 12th, 2012
Pius Muteekani Katunzi President Museveni is being misunderstood when he says that he has not seen anyone in the NRM who could steer the country in the right direction after him. And he has been consistent on that point. His dream of retiring to becoming a modern cattle keeper has been frustrated by ...
In East Africa
Dec 10th, 2010
A U.S. ambassador to Uganda prodded his government to impose a travel ban on Ugandan cabinet ministers because he believed they had been bribed by Italian oil group Eni, a leaked U.S. diplomatic cable said. In a December 17, 2009, cable published by the WikiLeaks website, Ambassador Jerry P. Lanier s...