Monthly Archives: January 2021

Uganda’s President, Yoweri Museveni Ramps Up Repression On Bobi Wine And Other Presidential Candidates

Ahead of the 14 January national election, President Yoweri Musevni’s government is not letting up on the pressure on his opponents. Its strategy is to limit the opposition’s ability to get out its message and mobilize voters. The government’s repression and COVID-19 prevention measures are limiting opposition leader Bobi Wine’s ability to mobilise and strengthening Museveni’s chances of remaining in

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People Voted Heavily Against Akufo-Addo For Fighting Galamsey Says Oppong Nkrumah

Information Minister, Kojo Oppong Nkrumah, has said that President Akufo-Addo’s fight against illegal mining cost him votes in the 2020 elections. He said government’s interest in fighting the menace was one of the main reasons that the New Patriotic Party’s (NPP) votes dropped. While speaking with the media, the minister said and I quote,” I hear people ask how come

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