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Museveni’s Post-election Politics: Keeping a Lid on Uganda’s Opposition
Six months after its February general election the political atmosphere in Uganda is unsettled, securitised and paranoid. Opposition leaders and some supporters – seeking to rally a popular movement against the regime – are regularly harassed, accused of treason and temporarily detained.
The ruling elite is clearly concerned about the opposition’s growing support. Its hard-fisted approach to the problem, alongside a…
Source: Museveni’s Post-election Politics: Keeping a Lid on Uganda’s Opposition | International Crisis Group