Uganda: Falana Drags Museveni To UN Over Bobi Wine’s House Arrest

By Seun Adeuyi Following the continued house arrest of Ugandan opposition figure, Robert Kyagulanyi, aka Bobi Wine, Human Rights Lawyer, Femi Falana, has submitted a complaint to the United Nations Working Group on Arbitrary Detention (UN-WGAD). Falana, a Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN), disclosed this and made a copy of the complaint available to journalists, […]

Military House Arrest: “We Have Run Out Of Food… My Wife Was Assaulted By Soldiers On Her Way To Get More Supplies” — Bobi Wine

By Seun Adeuyi Uganda’s Presidential candidate, Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu, aka Bobi Wine, has said his family is at the verge of starving after running out of food supplies. Wine, in his first tweet since Friday, said the situation has been occasioned by the house arrested he has been placed under for about for days now. […]

Uganda: We Will Sanction Election Riggers — US

By Seun Adeuyi The United States (US) says it will sanction anti-democratic forces and human rights abusers in Uganda, following last Thursday’s presidential elections in the country. The US, who made this known in a statement by the Department of State through its spokesperson, Ms Morgan Ortagus, on Saturday, said the government was “deeply troubled” […]

#UgandaDecides2021: Electoral Commission Declares Museveni Winner

By Seun Adeuyi The Electoral Commission has declared Yoweri Museveni as winner of the presidential election that took place in Uganda, on Thursday. Museveni won a sixth term in office with 58.6 percent of the vote, in an election disputed by his main rival Bobi Wine, who trailed with 34.8 per cent. Announcing the winner, […]

UgandaDecides2021: Museveni Set For sixth Term As Election Results Place Him Firmly Ahead Of His Main Rival, Bobi Wine

By Seun Adeuyi Yoweri Museveni looked headed for a sixth term as president of Uganda with latest election results placing him firmly ahead of his main rival and former popstar, Bobi Wine, who has cried fraud and whose home has been put under heavy guard. According to the country’s election commission, with 86.7 percent of […]

Uganda: ‘We Are Under Siege By Military’ — Bobi Wine Cries Out

By Seun Adeuyi Ugandan opposition leader, Bobi Wine on Friday said his residence is currently under siege by the military. In a tweet via his verified Twitter handle, @HEBobiwine, he said the military gained access into his building by jumping over the fence. “We are under siege. The military has jumped over the fence and […]