Tag Archives: Buganda

Leaked Uganda Cable

Some pretty astute observations, if you ask me, and a good summary of the state of Uganda at this time. Can’t imagine any of it comes as a big surprise to Museveni. For more of the Uganda cables, go to The Guardian:

Monday, 19 October 2009, 11:29
C O N F I D E N T I A L SECTION 01 OF 04 KAMPALA 001197
SIPDIS
FOR ASSISTANT SECRETARY CARSON FROM AMBASSADOR LANIER
EO 12958 DECL: 10/18/2019
TAGS PREL, PGOV, PINS, PHUM, EAID, KDEM, UG
SUBJECT: UGANDA: SCENESETTER FOR VISIT OF ASSISTANT
SECRETARY CARSON
Classified By: Ambassador Jerry Lanier for reasons 1.4 (b) and (d). Continue reading

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Uganda Should Start from Scratch says Beti Kamya

There is one woman running in the 2011 presidential elections in Uganda. Her name is Beti Olive Namisango Kamya, and she is the flag-bearer for the relatively new Uganda Federal Alliance (UFA) party. A recent article in the New Vision caught my eye with its subheading “Vows to Return What Whites Took Away.” As I read on, I realized that it probably should have said “vows to give away what white’s stuck us with.” Continue reading

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