Novelist and 2021 PEN Pinter winner, Kakwenza Rukirabashaija, remains in Ugandan custody despite a magistrate ordering his release.
All public and private transportation will be prohibited in Uganda as the nation grapples with COVID-19 and variant outbreaks. The only exceptions to the rule are vehicles transporting cargo, the sick and essential workers.
Critics have complained about Twitter permanently suspending President Donald Trump's account on the one hand and condemning Uganda's internet shutdown on the other.
Officials believed revelers may not have heard the emergency announcements because of the loud music playing on the boat.
Ugandan President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni is a Trump supporter with a history of controversial comments.
Yoweri Museveni, 72, says sleeping with a mosquito net and avoiding alcohol are some of the ways to ensure good health.
Museveni appears not to have seen the 2011 romcom starring Mila Kunis and Justin Timberlake.
The soldiers were based in Central African Republic and received assistance from U.S. special advisers in hunting the warlord.
The Ministry of Education and Sports, run by Museveni's wife, says the book will "enlighten the youth."
Uganda ranked 112 out of 180 countries in Reporters Without Borders' 2017 Press Freedom Index.
Dr Stella Nyanzi's case has reignited the debate about freedom of expression in Uganda.
Four suspected officers killed the girl and injured her mother on Monday.
Security forces clashed with the Rwenzururu royal guards, with more than 60 people killed.
The opposition leader says that young Ugandans must continue their defiance of the Museveni regime.
The killings took place in Beni, a conflict hotspot in eastern Congo.
Yoweri Museveni has vowed to rid the East African country of corruption.
Eight top Ugandan police chiefs are accused of brutalizing Kizza Besigye's supporters.
Yoweri Museveni made a surprise appearance at a couple's giving-away ceremony.
The Ugandan president also recently promoted his son to one of the military's highest ranks.
Supporters of the imprisoned opposition leader staged a protest at the court.
Besigye is being held in Uganda's only maximum security prison.
Muhoozi Kainerugaba trained at Sandhurst and has made a quick ascent through the army's ranks.
Sudanese President Omar Al-Bashir, wanted by the ICC on genocide charges, was permitted to attend Museveni's inauguration.
Kizza Besigye has been under house arrest since February 18 elections.