Latest Yoweri Museveni Stories

2006-08-18 12:50:17

By Francis Kwera JUBA, Sudan (Reuters) - Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni rejected calls from the rebel Lord's Resistance Army (LRA) for South Africa to mediate peace talks as negotiations resumed on Friday in south Sudan.

2006-07-16 13:49:07

By Daniel Wallis JUBA, Sudan (Reuters) - Ugandan negotiators at talks to end one of Africa's longest wars demanded on Sunday that Lord's Resistance Army (LRA) rebels disarm and hand over all their weapons in order to receive amnesty.

2006-06-27 20:45:20

LONDON (Reuters) - Ugandan rebel leader Joseph Kony says in a rare interview that he is a freedom fighter, not a terrorist, and declares he is innocent of war crimes, a British newspaper reported on Wednesday.

2006-06-26 05:55:00

ENTEBBE, Uganda (Reuters) - Better living standards for poor local communities helps to avoid human-animal conflicts and is the best way to protect Africa's endangered Great Apes, Uganda's President Yoweri Museveni said on Monday.

2006-05-01 10:48:10

By Daniel Wallis KAMPALA (Reuters) - First came the woman in a wig and massive turban that may have been hiding a radio transmitter.

2006-04-29 13:50:21

KINSHASA (Reuters) - The United Nations said on Saturday reports of a Ugandan army incursion into Congo were "credible" after peacekeepers conducted a verification mission in the remote northeastern border region.

2006-04-04 04:42:20

KAMPALA (Reuters) - The Ugandan army will halt training for HIV-positive soldiers for fear it could worsen their condition, a military spokesman said on Tuesday. "We do not want to put any more stress on our brothers who are already suffering.

2006-03-13 05:25:34

KAMPALA (Reuters) - A U.S. evangelist charged with terrorism in Uganda after detectives found assault rifles in his bedroom days before last month's election was remanded in custody by a magistrate court on Monday.

2006-02-28 06:49:33

By Daniel Wallis KAMPALA (Reuters) - Uganda's main opposition Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) party said on Tuesday it would mount a legal challenge to election results that extended President Yoweri Museveni's two-decade rule.

2006-02-27 06:49:40

By Andrew Cawthorne RWAKITURA, Uganda (Reuters) - Fresh from re-election and criticised by some for his longevity in power, Uganda's President Yoweri Museveni indicated he may not stand again in 2011, when he will have held office for 25 years.

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