As Uganda celebrates its 56th anniversary, allegations of media censorship are on the increase.
The call broadened criticism of the government by opposition lawmaker Robert Kyagulanyi, a musician known by his stage name Bobi Wine.
Ugandan singer-turned-politician Robert Kyagulanyi, better known as Bobi Wine, is being held at a government hospital after being re-arrested while attempting to seek medical treatment abroad.
A court in Uganda cleared the way for President Yoweri Museveni, 73, to run for a sixth term when it upheld on Thursday a constitutional change that scrapped presidential age limits.
Fighting broke out in Uganda’s parliament for a second day between lawmakers pushing for a change in laws to remove age limits for presidential candidates and those opposing it.