By Elias Biryabarema

Ugandan police storm Gay Pride event, arrest at least 15 - activist

By Elias Biryabarema KAMPALA (Reuters) - Uganda's Police raided a night club where a Gay Pride event was underway and arrested at least 15 people, accusing them of staging an illegal gathering and promoting homosexuality, a rights activist told Reuters on Friday...

Friday, August 5, 2016, 2:45 PM

Uganda's opposition leader freed on bail after treason charge

By Elias Biryabarema KAMPALA (Reuters) - Uganda's veteran opposition leader Kizza Besigye was released on bail on Tuesday after being detained for about two months on treason charges, a judiciary official told Reuters. Besigye came second in the...

Tuesday, July 12, 2016, 7:49 AM

Ugandan MP urges amending constitution so president can stand again

By Elias Biryabarema KAMPALA (Reuters) - Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni may have found a way to run for another term, a move long expected by his critics, who accuse him of seeking a life-time presidency. A legislator from the ruling party said...

Friday, July 8, 2016, 1:54 AM

On Africa tour, Israeli PM remembers brother killed in Entebbe rescue

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Monday, July 4, 2016, 7:29 PM

Uganda police say senior officer wounded in attack on police station dies

By Elias Biryabarema KAMPALA (Reuters) - Ugandan police said on Tuesday that a senior officer wounded in an attack by gunmen on a police headquarters in the north on Sunday had died of his wounds, and a witness said security had been stepped up in the area...

Tuesday, June 14, 2016, 3:22 PM

Uganda says will withdraw troops hunting rebels in Central African Republic

By Elias Biryabarema KAMPALA (Reuters) - Uganda plans to withdraw by the end of the year troops involved in an operation to hunt down Lord's Resistance Army rebels in Central African Republic, a military spokesman said on Friday. Uganda leads a U.S.-...

Saturday, June 11, 2016, 12:04 AM