Uganda accuses US of trying to ‘subvert elections’ after ambassador blocked from visiting Wine’s home: report

Uganda accused the U.S. of meddling in “internal politics” on Tuesday after security personnel blocked the U.S. ambassador from visiting musician-turned-opposition-leader Bobi Wine at his home this week, according to a report. …

Uganda says president wins sixth term as vote-rigging alleged

KAMPALA, Uganda – Uganda’s electoral commission said Saturday that President Yoweri Museveni won a sixth five-year term, extending his rule to four decades, while top opposition challenger Bobi Wine dismissed…

Twitter calls for ‘open internet,’ ‘access to information’ during election … in Uganda

Twitter is now advocating for free expression and sharing of information … in Uganda.  Amid reports that the East African nation’s government has shut down access to social media ahead of scheduled elections…