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Uganda's pop star MP 'taken away' by security officers

Uganda's pop star MP 'taken away' by security officers

Robert Kyagulanyi, a 36-year old pop star and reggae musician turned legislator, is widely seen as posing a significant challenge to the Ugandan president.

Ugandan pop star MP flies to US for treatment: lawyer

Ugandan pop star MP flies to US for treatment: lawyer

The 36-year-old reggae star -- better known as Bobi Wine -- had spent Friday holed up in a government hospital after being re-arrested while trying to leave the country.

Uganda's pop star MP rearrested at Entebbe airport

Uganda's pop star MP rearrested at Entebbe airport

Robert Kyagulanyi was released on bail on Monday but seized by police on Thursday evening at Entebbe airport, outside the capital Kampala.

Ugandan minister, police chief sacked over series of murders

Ugandan minister, police chief sacked over series of murders

Public anger mounted after a young woman from a wealthy family was abducted in the capital Kampala last month, held for nearly three weeks and then murdered, even after a ransom was paid.

Museveni takes early lead in Uganda vote

Museveni takes early lead in Uganda vote

Uganda's incumbent president Yoweri Museveni took an early lead in the country's election, preliminary results from the Electoral Commission showed.