Ugandan general arrested for alleged treason

2020-03-13 15:40

A Ugandan military general who recently declared he would challenge President Yoweri Museveni in 2021 elections, has been arrested for suspected treason, police say.

Will Kagame and Museveni resolve their dispute?

2020-02-20 21:08

Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni is set to meet his Rwandan counterpart Paul Kagame on Friday at the central African countries' shared border in a bid to resolve a continuing dispute between the two leaders.

Uganda's Museveni leads much-derided walk against graft

2019-12-04 22:00

Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni has led thousands of civil servants, supporters and police officers on an anti-corruption walk through the capital in move derided by critics as a meaningless stunt.

Uganda's Bobi Wine charged with 'annoying' president

2019-08-06 22:06

A Ugandan court has charged pop star turned leading opposition figure Bobi Wine with "annoying" President Yoweri Museveni, his lawyer says.

Uganda's ruling party endorses Museveni for sixth-term run

2019-02-20 13:01

Uganda's ruling party has endorsed President Yoweri Museveni, 74, as its candidate in 2021 elections, which could see him seek re-election for a sixth term, a party resolution said Wednesday.

Uganda's popstar MP 'hiding' from police after raid: lawyer

2018-12-16 15:59

Ugandan popstar turned opposition lawmaker Bobi Wine is in hiding after police raided a hotel he was staying in ahead of a concert, his lawyer has said.

Top Africa stories: MDC's Chamisa and the Motlanthe commission, DRC elections

2018-11-22 10:05

It’s still not certain whether MDC's leader Nelson Chamisa will agree to appear before a commission of enquiry into deadly post-election violence this week, and DRC's political situation remains "confused" as the country gears up for elections.

PICS: Ugandan pop star turned opposition leader Bobi Wine performs concert as police watch on

2018-11-11 10:16

Ugandan pop star turned opposition MP Bobi Wine appeared on stage on the outskirts of the capital Kampala on Saturday, in a concert attended by several members of the opposition and watched on by a heavy police presence.

Uganda's Museveni under fire for saying men shouldn't cook

2018-11-06 05:49

Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni has came under fire for saying he had not stepped into the kitchen since he got married, and that it was not a man's role to cook.

Uganda President Yoweri Museveni has net with US rapper Kanye West and his wife Kim Kardashian at the State House in Entebbe, Uganda. Take a look at this image gallery

Uganda President Yoweri Museveni has net with US rapper Kanye West and his wife Kim Kardashian at the State House in Entebbe, Uganda. Take a look at this image gallery

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Summit urges Uganda to probe 'anti-Rwanda' activity to end tensions

2020-02-21 22:50

Uganda has been urged to look into allegations that anti-Rwandan rebels are operating on its territory before the long-shuttered border between the neighbours can be re-opened, during a summit of regional leaders.

'Open an embassy in Jerusalem', Netanyahu tells Uganda

2020-02-03 22:57

Israel's Benjamin Netanyahu on Monday held talks with Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni and called for the opening of missions in each others' countries, during a visit aimed at boosting ties.

Bobi wine denounces Uganda's red beret ban as 'sham'

2019-10-01 19:28

Bobi Wine, a Ugandan pop star turned leading opposition politician, has announced the government's move to outlaw the civilian use of red berets, a signature symbol of his "People Power" movement.

Trump urges Uganda to find kidnappers of freed US tourist

2019-04-09 06:00

US President Donald Trump has urged Uganda to find the kidnappers of an American tourist who has been freed, amid conflicting reports over whether a ransom was paid for her release

Can we talk? Ugandans try to coax longtime leader to leave

2018-12-17 14:37

Can we talk? On a continent of coups, Ugandans try to coax longtime president to step aside

Uganda rebels fire on UN helicopter in eastern DRC

2018-11-22 21:01

Ugandan rebels fired on a UN helicopter in an attack in the volatile east of DR Congo, though there were no victims, UN sources have said.

'Avoid smoking, womanising,' Ugandan President Museveni advises sportsmen

2018-11-21 11:07

Sportsmen should avoid "smoking and womanising" if they want to be successful, Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni has said.

Uganda activist back in jail for insulting president

2018-11-08 12:41

A prominent Ugandan activist is back in jail, accused of making "obscene comments" on her Facebook page about President Yoweri Museveni and his late mother.

Top Africa stories: Mugabe interviewer sued, Kanye West gets Ugandan name

2018-10-17 07:34

A veteran interviewer of former president Robert Mugabe is being sued for $1m by ZBC, and Uganda's Yoweri Museveni has given US rapper Kanye West and his wife, Kim Kardashian Ugandan names.

WATCH: Kanye West, Kim Kardashian 'excited' after Museveni gives them Ugandan names

2018-10-16 10:00

The office of Uganda's Yoweri Museveni says the president has given United States rapper Kanye West and his wife, reality TV star Kim Kardashian Ugandan names.

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