Bobi Wine

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Internet back on in Uganda as Museveni is declared elections winner

After 5 days of no internet access since the eve of elections, Uganda's government has announced that they have switched the internet back on after the incumbent Yoweri Museveni was announced as the winner. However, social media access appears to still be a problem.

#UgandaDecides amidst failing biometric machines and an internet shutdown

Amidst a total internet shutdown which is being blamed for failing biometric identity verification machines, Ugandans turned out for voting in large numbers.

Uganda’s strategy to create jobs for young people isn't working

The Ugandan government’s most significant intervention to address the youth employment challenge is probably the National Youth Policy. Under the policy, launched in 2001, micro-projects conceived by small groups of young people are directly funded by the government.

The power of social media in Uganda

Social media has played a central role in attracting attention to the story of Ugandan politician Bobi Wine across the world.

Social media activism a threat to Uganda's Museveni

Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni's grip on power remains strong but pockets of dissent are emerging from digital platforms.