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Uganda president sacks PM in power struggle
President Yoweri Museveni dismisses Prime Minister Amama Mbabazi, who is widely expected to seek presidency in 2016.
Last updated: 19 Sep 2014 16:03 GMT
Uganda's long-serving leader faces challenge
Opposition moves to push through electoral reform agenda that seeks to unseat Yoweri Museveni after 28 years in power.
Eriasa Mukiibi Sserunjogi
Last updated: 15 Aug 2014 04:05 GMT
Uganda's leading opposition figure held again
Kizza Besigye arrested outside his home in the capital Kampala after a confrontation with police.
Last updated: 24 Jan 2014 16:31 GMT
Profile: Kizza Besigye
Ugandan opposition leader nicknamed the "hammer" after vowing to remove long-term president Yoweri Museveni from office.
Last updated: 09 Apr 2013 17:25 GMT
Ugandan opposition leader arrested
Kizza Besigye detained by police, along with several allies, ahead of planned anti-government protests in Kampala.
Last updated: 19 Jan 2012 18:29 GMT
Uganda criticised over crackdown
Government accused of placing restrictions on media and rights activists amid continued price protests.
Last updated: 01 Nov 2011 19:13 GMT
Ugandan police detain opposition leader
Police arrest Kizza Besigye for "disturbing traffic" while he was on his way to join protests against high food prices.
Last updated: 31 Oct 2011 20:12 GMT
Police crack down on Ugandan protesters
Demonstrations against rising costs and political corruption met with force by police and army.
Last updated: 23 Oct 2011 20:55 GMT
Uganda opposition leader under 'house arrest'
Police spokesperson says allowing Kizza Besigye to leave his house "would depend on the circumstances".
Last updated: 16 May 2011 10:19 GMT
Uganda police and opposition supporters clash
Violent clashes in the capital following the president being sworn in for the fourth time.
Last updated: 13 May 2011 06:54 GMT
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