- Jan 26, 2021
There is “fear and anxiety” ahead of elections in Uganda, as President Yoweri Museveni – who has ruled the country since 1986 – seeks a sixth term in office.
A Ugandan archbishop has warned authorities against harassing or torturing members of the opposition.
President Yoweri Museveni of Uganda on Sunday held private talks with the Archbishop of Kampala, Cyprian Kizito Lwanga, in order to try and ease tensions between Church and State in the East African country.
Archbishop Cyprian Kizito Lwanga of the capital Kampala has urged Ugandans to “resist the bad politics” prevailing under President Yoweri Museveni, who has ruled the East African country since 1986.
Proposals to scrap a presidential age limit in Uganda, and allow President Yoweri Museveni – who has ruled since 1986 – to seek re-election in 2021. The issue has divided the nation, including religious leaders.