What are the implications of the raid on the NUP party headquarters and arrests of Bobi Wine supporters by Ugandan security forces?
Aisha Kabanda a prominent supporter and Member of Bobi Wine’s NUP is reportedly arrested and scores more remain in prison.
In the early hours of one fine day, in August 2018, a tweet from then a little known local musician and MP, Bobi Wine aka Robert Kyagulanyi, changed the fate of Uganda’s politics perhaps for a generation.
Demonstrations Held At multiple IMF Offices Over Funding Ugandan Regime Despite Entrenched Corruption And Diversion Of Funds Into Repression And Gross Human Rights Violations.
Gen. Katumba Wamala’s Daughter and Driver were Killed. The General was wounded with a bullet still to be removed, due to apparent proximity to an artery.
In a tweet, Bobi Wine who is the leader of Uganda’s largest new political party stated that
‘The assassination attempt on Gen. Katumba Wamala which left his daughter, is another indication that lawlessness doesn’t only affect common citizens but also high ranking members. NO ONE IS SAFE! This is the painful reality. Deep condolences to the family’ https://t.co/m3QGonXTZF.
UGANDA:AS KILLINGS CONTINUE UNABATED MINISTER KATUMBA WAMALA ESCAPES ASSASINATION. DAUGHTER FROM USA AND DRIVER KILLED.
Assassination attempt on Ugandan minister kills daughter and driver
Gunmen open fire on car carrying Gen Katumba Wamala in suburb of the capital, Kampala.
Tue 1 Jun 2021 14.46 BST
Gunmen have opened fire on a car carrying a Ugandan government minister in an attempted assassination, wounding the former army commander and killing his daughter and driver, the military and local media have said.
Four attackers on…
Ugandans Condemn German Ambassadors Bromance with Regime As Chief Vekuii Rukoro of Namibia Rejects German Deal for Genocide and Crimes against humanity With Namibia
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"No self-respecting African will accept such an insult in this day and age from a so-called civilized European nation.
Germany apologises for colonial-era genocide in Namibia
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