COU SPEAKS OUT ABOUT MURDER VICTIM- BUT WHO?

  At last, the Church of Uganda (through Archbishop Kaziimba) speaks out about two murders - and the attempted murder of Gen Katumba - and asks for an investigation, saying that all life is important (see https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NVxeU-VHPwc). But WHY hasn't he spoken out before about ALL the murders, tortures, abductions and human rights abuses affecting … Continue reading COU SPEAKS OUT ABOUT MURDER VICTIM- BUT WHO?

FINAL PUSH FOR THE UGANDA PETITION

FINAL PUSH FOR THE UGANDA PETITION ABOUT HUMAN RIGHTS ABUSES. These pictures are a reminder of why the Petition is so important - and urgent. Please look back at earlier stories for more information.   Please TRY SIGNING AGAIN, even if you have already signed, as about 80% of signatures are missing (YES - 80%!!). … Continue reading FINAL PUSH FOR THE UGANDA PETITION

VICE News Video Report from UGANDA

"After an unsuccessful bid to become Uganda’s next president, Bobi Wine and his supporters continue to be persecuted by a government they accuse of abductions and torture." This VICE News Video Report about what is happening in Uganda is worth watching and sharing. Please also read this page on the Petition to the UN Human … Continue reading VICE News Video Report from UGANDA

INVESTIGATING WHY 80% OF SIGNATURES ARE MISSING ON UGANDA PETITION

If you have signed the Petition to the UN Human Rights Council about the ongoing abuses by the military regime in Uganda, PLEASE READ ON and help with the investigation as to why up to 80% of signatures are missing. It could be that your name is one of the missing names. I realised early … Continue reading INVESTIGATING WHY 80% OF SIGNATURES ARE MISSING ON UGANDA PETITION

“Why We Are Coming” – a book worth reading

"Why We Are Coming" is a well-researched and interesting book by Yasin Kakande (his third), a Ugandan writer and journalist living as an asylum-seeker and, like so many migrants, currently working as a carer in the USA. The overall theme is about migration and why there have been mass movements of people around the world … Continue reading “Why We Are Coming” – a book worth reading

SAD DAY FOR UGANDA – Wednesday 12th May 2021

  Tomorrow, Wednesday 12th May 2021 is a very sad day for Uganda. Why? Because Museveni (aka M7), who seriously rigged the Presidential elections in UGANDA on 14th January, has planned his swearing-in ceremony tomorrow, in spite of all the evidence that indicates that Bobi Wine (Robert Kyagulanyi) won the election and is therefore the … Continue reading SAD DAY FOR UGANDA – Wednesday 12th May 2021

“Silence in the face of injustice is complicity with the oppressor.”

    What is YOUR position or view about the ongoing human rights abuses in Uganda? Have you done ANYTHING about the serious abuses being perpetrated daily by Museveni and his military regime in Uganda? Or are you silently complicit with the human rights violations in Uganda? "Silence in the face of injustice is complicity … Continue reading “Silence in the face of injustice is complicity with the oppressor.”

RULE OF LAW IN UGANDA

This post contains four reports. 1.   UGANDA'S POSITION in the World Justice Project Rule of Law Index for 2020: Report just released Factors assessed include Fundamental Rights, Constraints on Government Powers, Corruption and Rule of Law amongst others. I hope Museveni doesn't feel too satisfied that Uganda was not at the bottom of the list of … Continue reading RULE OF LAW IN UGANDA

SLIGHT SHIFT IN UK’s ATTITUDE TO MUSEVENI – 22nd April 2021

Stephen Doughty, Shadow Minister for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs and International Development, who has raised the issues in Uganda several times, has once again asked the Secretary of State for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Affairs "what representations the UK High Commissioner has made to the Government of Uganda on alleged disappearances of and attacks on opposition activists … Continue reading SLIGHT SHIFT IN UK’s ATTITUDE TO MUSEVENI – 22nd April 2021