Latest Yoweri Museveni Stories

2005-06-28 15:25:45

By Daniel Wallis KAMPALA (Reuters) - Uganda's parliament votedoverwhelmingly on Tuesday to scrap presidential term limits,giving its clearest indication yet it would support a campaignto keep former rebel Yoweri Museveni in power. Although the move requires another vote in late July, itwas the first time MPs have been asked about the contentiousplan, and the result surprised few Ugandans -- including scoresof demonstrators who protested outside parliament. Saying the proposal had been...

2005-06-27 11:52:39

By David Lewis KINSHASA (Reuters) - Democratic Republic of Congo and theUnited Nations peacekeeping mission in the vast African nationare "preserving" foreign fighters who want to attack Uganda,its President Yoweri Museveni has said. Museveni wrote a letter, seen by Reuters in Kinshasa onMonday, to Congo's President Joseph Kabila last weekcomplaining about the presence of Ugandan and Rwandanguerrillas in eastern Congo and the lack of disarmament ofmilitia fighters. He warned that Uganda...

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