• Uganda: Marking 30 years of liberation with threats

    Uganda: Marking 30 years of liberation with threats0

    Uganda’s most controversial election was held on December 10 and 11, 1980. While Dr. Apollo Milton Obote’s Uganda People’s Congress (UPC) was declared winner, Dr. Paul K. Ssemogerere’s Democratic Party (DP) disputed the result, claiming victory. A third political party, Yoweri Museveni’s Uganda Patriotic Movement (UPM), decided to take the contest to the bush and started a guerrilla war in

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  • Outrage as Zambia Hikes Presidential Nomination Fees By 750%

    Outrage as Zambia Hikes Presidential Nomination Fees By 750%0

    The Electoral Commission of Zambia (ECZ) has announced an increment of  nomination fee for presidential candidates for the country’s 2016 presidential election by 750%, triggering complaints from opposition parties, aspiring candidates and the civil society. ECZ Chairperson Justice Esau Chulu said the increase of the presidential nomination fee from K10,000 (US$1,000) to K75,000 (US$7,500) was

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  • Uganda’s Presidential Debate provided glimpse into post-Museveni era

    Uganda’s Presidential Debate provided glimpse into post-Museveni era1

    When the curtains were raised on the evening of January 15, 2016, it was all systems go. The debate was the thing. As I took my seat in the auditorium, I kept wondering whether the incumbent candidate Yoweri Museveni would make that miscalculation and walk into the landmine zone – he never did. The moderators

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