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Latest Campaign News: Uganda 2011 Elections

By ugandansabroad

President Museveni puts sh1.2 million on former West Nile soldiers' bank accounts, and builds houses for Acholi chiefs. Besigye promises to fight corruption and create jobs for the youth. Betti Kamya campaigns for Federo in Buganda, Acholi, and West Nile. Gunmen attack Mao's team in Moroto. And more. »

CBS Could Reopen?: State House Privately Meets with Presenters

By rharshbarger

After eight months, CBS could finally be reopened, according to reporting by the Daily Monitor and Observer. Sources say that CBS presenters held a private meeting at the State House with President Museveni last week. »

Otunnu vs. State House on Northern Uganda; Otunnu Leaves Country

By rharshbarger

Last week, Otunnu accused President Museveni of supporting the war in northern Uganda. He has since ignored police summons and left Uganda to travel abroad. State House has asked northern radio stations to apologize for airing his words, and said Lango FM's apology was not convincing enough. Read more here. »

Iranian President Arrives in Entebbe

By Lakshmi

Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad made an official visit to Uganda on Friday to garner support for Iran's nuclear program and strengthen ties between the two nations. »