“They took me to the bush, where I stayed for almost two weeks with my hands tied behind my back. Every day, they raped and brutalised us”
Uganda’s Lord’s Resistance Army has also exploited the security vacuum to expand its operations in the remote south and east of the country
The new basic law ushered in the sixth republic since independence from France in 1960, and marked the 13th political regime in a country notorious for its chronic instability
UNLESS you are from Southern Africa, then perhaps you haven’t heard that a young smart businessman called Khulubuse Zuma is engaged to Swazi Princess Fiksiwe. Fiksiwe is half-sister to Swaziland King Mswati. Mswati’s many extravagant weddings, harem, the Umhlanga (the annual reed where young maidens parade barechest before the monarch) over which he presides, are perhaps the most famous things …
The landscape-altering tensions and drama right are, for now, being out in the Central and Eastern African swathe called the Great Lakes region.